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Middleton Police responded Tuesday, July 14 to a report of a deer killed by a car on Airport Road at Quisling Park. That, in itself, was nothing unusual in a region where deer are ubiquitous. But this was no ordinary buck – it was a rare white deer. These ghostly creatures held special... + continue reading
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Several state tournament appearances — again. Numerous conference championships — again. Remarkable consistency throughout the athletic department — again. It was another sensational year for the sports teams at Middleton High School, where the Cardinals continue to match... + continue reading
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Middleton resident Michelle Shamsee is asking the community for support to help get her life back on track after her car was hit by a man who allegedly robbed the BP gas station on University Ave and fled from police in a stolen car.   According to Middleton Police, the robbery suspect... + continue reading
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Elizabeth Norregaard wasn’t expecting to continue her basketball career in Boone, N.C. But when the former Middleton High School standout added everything up, the 850-mile journey east made the most sense. Norregaard announced last week that she’ll play collegiately at Division 1... + continue reading
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Middleton boys golfers Joey Levin, Emmet Herb and Brady Thomas were all named honorable-mention all-state by the Golf Coaches Association of Wisconsin. Levin averaged 77.20 and was finished second in the race for Big Eight Conference Player of the Year. Levin finished first at the Middleton... + continue reading

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Tuesday, 24/03/15
There will be two contested Middleton-Cross Plains Area School Board races on the April 7 ballot. In Area 4, which includes the towns of Middleton and Westport, newcomers Todd Smith and Linda Yu will square off. In Area 5, the school board’s central district, incumbent Anne Bauer... + continue reading
Tuesday, 24/03/15
There will be two contested Middleton-Cross Plains Area School Board races on the April 7 ballot. In Area 4, which includes the towns of Middleton and Westport, newcomers Todd Smith and Linda Yu will square off. In Area 5, the school board’s central district, incumbent Anne Bauer... + continue reading
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

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Wednesday, 15/07/15
Several state tournament appearances — again. Numerous conference championships — again. Remarkable consistency throughout the athletic department — again. It was another... + 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, 02/07/15
When Hong Gao was growing up in Taigu, a county in China’s Shanxi province, she never ate rice. “I remember noodles, dumplings, pancakes from my mother and grandmother,” she... + continue reading

Obituaries

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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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Wednesday, 22/04/15
I wear a lot of khaki. It’s a canvas upon which even the most banal stains take on a romantic hue. Splash coffee, beer and baby food on a white shirt, and you look like either a very simple... + continue reading
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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

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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