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Twelve months ago, Madison West ended Middleton’s hockey season. Tuesday night, the Cardinals returned the favor. Middleton toppled the Regents, 3-1, in a WIAA sectional semifinal held at Capitol Ice Arena. The Cardinals improved to 19-5-2 and earned a trip to the sectional finals against... + continue reading
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My wife and I like to eat organic meats and vegetables. Our 10-month-old daughter prefers dog food. Our dining preferences stem from a desire to do what’s best for our bodies and the land. Plus - let’s be honest here – we have a strong desire to look down our noses at people who... + continue reading
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The Big Eight Conference boys basketball race will be decided this week. And amazingly, Middleton is still in the hunt to claim a share of the title. The Cardinals had a stellar week and stayed in the hunt for league supremacy. Middleton rolled past host Madison La Follette, 86-48, last Tuesday... + continue reading
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Momentum. Confidence. Optimism. Middleton’s girls basketball team seemingly has all three as the postseason arrives. The Cardinals notched their most impressive win of the year last Saturday, cruising past host Janesville Craig, 70-51. Middleton also defeated Beloit Memorial, 98-26, last... + continue reading
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It’s been said that records are meant to be broken. That theory certainly rang true for Middleton seniors Will Zocher and Rory Slattery. The pair broke the Middleton school record twice in the same event, while teammate Jacob Aegerter added a school record in another event. Those... + continue reading

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Friday, 16/01/15
Mary Kay Baum is well educated, articulate and gregarious. But beneath the surface, she is struggling. The words she seeks are often elusive. Her train of thought wants to veer off course. “It can get camouflaged by a good education or a large vocabulary – I often have to use a... + continue reading
Wednesday, 05/11/14
Shall the City of Middleton Storm Water Utility be permitted to charge customers of the Storm Water Utility an annual charge up to $15.00 per equivalent runoff unit for each property for maintenance of existing storm water management facilities without reducing the levy limit for the charges of the... + continue reading
Thursday, 16/10/14
The back and forth political fight over voter ID took a surprising turn late last week when the U.S. Supreme Court ordered that the photo ID requirement will not be in effect for the November 4 General Election.  The decision irked Republicans and caused Democrats to celebrate. Meanwhile, it... + continue reading

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Thursday, 26/02/15
Twelve months ago, Madison West ended Middleton’s hockey season. Tuesday night, the Cardinals returned the favor. Middleton toppled the Regents, 3-1, in a WIAA sectional semifinal held at... + continue reading

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Monday, 19/05/14
  Third- and fourth-graders at Elm Lawn had a special visitor last month. Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker stopped by and talked to approximately 200 students about state government for more... + continue reading

In Business

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Thursday, 19/02/15
It’s hard to imagine Middleton without the Lumani family. They’ve been here for nearly a quarter century, and their eateries have been the scene of so many local conversations, get-... + continue reading

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Wednesday, 06/11/13
Edward Heinrich Hoch passed away Sunday October 27, 2013.  Edward was born in Kirkwood, Missouri on July 6, 1921 to Edward J. & Ida (Weiss) Hoch. While Ed was still a boy, his family moved... + continue reading
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Wednesday, 04/09/13
Raphael J. “Bud” Nonn, 81, of Lower Burrell, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013, in Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, surrounded by his family. He was born in Madison, Wis., Sept.... + continue reading

The Geiger Counter

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Tuesday, 24/02/15
My wife and I like to eat organic meats and vegetables. Our 10-month-old daughter prefers dog food. Our dining preferences stem from a desire to do what’s best for our bodies and the land.... + continue reading
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Thursday, 05/02/15
I wanted to be a monk. Brimming with mirth, a crooked tonsure atop by head. My earthy cloak secured by a length of rustic rope and strained by a belly full of warm pretzels and frothy ale. I... + continue reading

In Brief

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Tuesday, 12/11/13
A local man who hoped to avoid having his name listed in this newspaper’s court report, which usually runs near the back of the newspaper, has found his way onto the front page after being... + continue reading
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Wednesday, 06/11/13
From the desk of Pamela Westby, director of the Middleton Public Library: Preprinted income tax forms will no longer be available at Middleton Public Library in 2014. The late release of printed... + continue reading

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