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Cole Toennies isn't sure when he first realized he had a knack for returning punts. Maybe it was in fourth grade, when he played running back and discovered he had a rare elusiveness. Perhaps it was when he played on Middleton’s JV team a few seasons back and shined in the return game.... + continue reading
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In U2’s smash hit “A Sort of Homecoming”, Bono finishes the brilliant tune by saying: “For tonight, at last, I am coming home. I am coming home.” Joe Miller can relate. Miller, one of the top wrestlers in Middleton High School history, is coming home himself. Miller... + continue reading
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Middleton’s cross country teams have extremely hopes this season. And both showed why at last Saturday’s season-opening Verona Invite. Middleton’s boys and girls won the star-studded event, letting the cross country world know it could be a big year for both Cardinal teams.... + continue reading
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They’re talented, experienced and hungry. That’s a pretty good combination, and it's one that’s helped Middleton’s girls volleyball team race to a terrific start this season. The Cardinals won their home-opener on Aug. 31 in straight sets over Lake Geneva Badger and... + continue reading
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Middleton’s girls swimming team rolled past Madison Memorial, 109-61, last Friday. The Cardinals are now a perfect 3-0 in dual meets. “The team swam well vs. Memorial, who was our toughest competition so far this year,” Middleton coach R.J. Leiferman said. “However we will... + continue reading

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Wednesday, 15/09/21
School Board Review Start of Year MIDDLETON–The Middleton-Cross Plains Area School District Board of Education met for the first time since the start of the new school year and reviewed the successes and challenges while continuing to operate under COVID-19 safety protocols and staffing... + continue reading
Sunday, 12/09/21
CROSS PLAINS–Utility regulators last week approved construction of a new well and improvements to an existing one in Cross Plains at an estimated cost $3.303 million. The Public Service Commission (PSC) estimated that water rates would need to increase by 67 percent, based on a number of... + continue reading
Sunday, 12/09/21
MIDDLETON–Plans are taking shape on how to offer unleaded aviation fuel at the Middleton Municipal Airport-Morey Field. At last week’s Airport Commission meeting, Chairman John Hallick outlined a number of steps to be taken including: • Inventory the aircraft based at the airport... + continue reading

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CHICAGO, IL–Ann (Faherty) Peckham, age 95, passed away on Feb. 9, 2020. She was born on June 30, 1924, in Chicago, IL, to Roger and Eliza (Kilman) Faherty. On Aug. 28, 2021, three generations... + continue reading
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