Platteville Common Council member Dick Bonin announced this week that he will not seek re-election for his At-Large seat this spring. Bonin was first elected to the position in April 2012 and his three-year term ends in 2015. Two other… Continue reading →
A former Cuba City gas station owner will pay more than $7,500 for violations of the state’s spills law.
According to a press release from the Wisconsin Attorney General, William Davis of Galena owns the property at 3019 State Highway… Continue reading →
The Platteville School District continues to review a $17-million dollar building renovation referendum plan – and, in the coming weeks, staff and parents will get a look at the project. Platteville Superintendent Connie Valenza has scheduled staff information sessions next… Continue reading →
Former Platteville radio announcer Jack O’Neill died Saturday at his home at the age of 78.
The Darlington native and the former announcer for WPVL Radio in Platteville retired in 2000 after a 40 plus year career which included… Continue reading →
The Dubuque County Sheriff’s Department has reported that the Coralville Iowa woman whose car was stuck by a train on Old Hawkeye Road early Wednesday morning 11/26 has died as a result of injuries.
Mary Buillion was the sole occupant… Continue reading →
Platteville City Manager Larry Bierke has decided to step down from his post next spring. In a memo to the Platteville Common Council last week, Bierke submitted his resignation effective May 1, 2015. The common council voted 5 to 2… Continue reading →
The Platteville Community Fund presented grants totaling $18,760 to 11 organizations at its recent annual Celebration of Philanthropy breakfast.
For the fall 2014 grant cycle, the fund received 18 applications with total requests of almost $59,000. Inaugural grants to the… Continue reading →
Just a few weeks after competing at the state tournament, concerns about Platteville Volleyball Coach Yvette Updike have come before the school board. A group of players and parents approached the Platteville School Board citing verbal abuse, threats and harassment… Continue reading →
A medical emergency may be part of the reason for a single vehicle crash Saturday morning. The Lafayette County Sheriff’s Office says a vehicle lost control on Aetna Road – about a mile west of Palfrey Road in New Diggins… Continue reading →