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Deforest students use aquaponics to grow food for school  Spectrum News 1

DEFOREST, WI (SPECTRUM NEWS) — When Augusto Freitas heard what they were cooking in his family consumer science class at Deforest High School on ...

Rosalind Henriette Haswell | Obituaries

Rosalind Henriette Haswell, passed away Feb. 8, 2019 in Tehachapi, California. She was born to Georg Jacob Heinrich Schneider and Amelia Christina ...

PREP SOFTBALL: Portage struggles to find gaps in season-opening 4-0 loss to DeForest  Portage Daily Register

DEFOREST — Sometimes in softball it's all about being able to find the open grass.

BOYS HOOPS: Beaver Dam rallies, edges DeForest, thanks to blocked shot at buzzer  WiscNews

Beaver Dam's boys basketball team trailed much of the night — and at times the deficit teetered on the brink of becoming a mountain, not just a mole hill.

PREP GIRLS BASKETBALL: Old habits hinder Portage in 65-45 loss to DeForest  Portage Daily Register

DEFOREST — Old habits die hard, and the Portage girls basketball team's old habits spelled doom again Tuesday night.

Photos: Waunakee defeats DeForest in a girls volleyball match

DeForest and Waunakee compete in a Badger North Conference girls volleyball match at DeForest High School in DeForest, Wis., Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018.

Fundraising begins to put field turf on Stalder Field

Stalder Field at DMB Bank Stadium is in need of a makeover after years of use have deteriorated the playing surface.

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL: Reedsburg's regional run ends with overtime loss to DeForest  Reedsburg Times Press

DEFOREST — The Reedsburg prep boys basketball team fell a couple baskets short of its first regional title since 2000.

Leonhardt, Beverly J. "Bev"

DEFOREST—Beverly J. “Bev” Leonhardt, age 68, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019 at UW Hospital, Madison from a pulmonary embolism. She was ...

Herwig, Jon C.

LODI / DEFOREST—Jon C. Herwig passed away surrounded by his family on Sunday, March 3, 2019, at his home in Lodi, after a courageous battle with kidney ...

Jean Ann Hamilton - WISC - WISC-TV3

DEFOREST, WI – Jean Ann Hamilton, age 77, passed away on Monday, February 4, 2019. She was born on August 28, 1941 in Viola, WI to John and Alice ...

Pederson, Cynthia Claire Walton "Cindy"

DEFOREST / WESTBY—Cynthia Claire Walton “Cindy” Pederson, of DeForest, 57, passed away on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, surrounded by her family and lots of ...

Police: Threat made by Sun Prairie student connected to DeForest Area High School lockdown  WMTV

Police are investigating a potential weapons violation involving a Sun Prairie High School student that was connected to a lockdown at DeForest Area High ...

Waunakee's Sarah Malone, Bridget Daniels make college choices for volleyball

Waunakee seniors Sarah Malone and Bridget Daniels have made college commitments for women's volleyball, Waunakee athletic director Aaron May ...

Caldwell, Ronald Wilson "Ron"

ARLINGTON—Ronald Wilson “Ron” Caldwell, lifelong resident of the Arlington Prairie, age 84, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday Feb. 5, 2019. He was ...

Hoel, Michael

DEFOREST—Michael Hoel, age 85, passed away peacefully at his home in DeForest on Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2018. He was born on Sept. 14, 1933, to Norwegian ...

UPDATE: After threats DeForest schools re-open Tuesday  WMTV

The Dane County Sheriff's Office says the two suspects for the threats are 14-year-old males and they go to Deforest High School. One was arrested on August ...

Pobjoy, Jennifer Jean

OREGON / DEFOREST—On Sunday, March 3, 2019, Jennifer Jean Pobjoy, age 40, of Oregon, passed away peacefully, after her courageous battle with cancer.

GIRLS HOOPS: Empty possessions down stretch sting Markesan in sectional semifinal loss to Belleville  WiscNews

DEFOREST — In a close prep basketball game, especially the playoffs, every last possession counts.

SCC introduces 30 new staff members for 2018-2019 school year  Richmond-News

St. Croix Central School District will add 30 new staff members and teachers to its roster for the 2018-19 school year. To help you identify the new faces out and ...

Waunakee-DeForest gymnasts best Sauk Prairie | Waunakee Tribune

Another meet, another win for the Waunakee-DeForest gymnastics team.

PREP SOFTBALL: Portage unable to hold on, falls to DeForest 7-6 on walk-off triple  WiscNews

DEFOREST — Hanging on to a two-run lead, the Portage softball team was three outs away from besting the biggest thorn in its side the last five years: ...

Prep football preview: Defending state champion Waunakee picked once again to rule Badger North

Regular season, overall: Waunakee 7-0, 14-0; Mount Horeb/Barneveld 6-1, 9-2; DeForest 5-2, 6-4; Beaver Dam 4-3, 4-6; Portage 2-5, 2-7; Reedsburg 2-5, 2-7; ...

Tennis takes second in DeForest Quad | Milton Courier

Starting their week in DeForest, the Milton girls tennis team took part in a quad, topping Wisconsin Rapids 5-2 and Lodi 7-0 before falling to DeForest 2-5.

UW study suggests athletic trainers play important role in managing student injuries - WISC-TV3

Recently released results from a University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health study suggest athletic trainer availability in high schools can be ...

Madison West leads state with 26 National Merit Scholarship semifinalists

Madison West High School has more National Merit Scholarship semifinalists than any other high school in Wisconsin, with Madison Memorial High School a ...

Waunakee-DeForest gymnastics competes in final meet before long break

The Waunakee-DeForest gymnastics team was looking to get the most out of their last competition before a near month-long break.

BOYS GOLF: Beaver Dam's Kulka 3rd, team tied for 5th at home conference meet  WiscNews

Zak Kulka knows it's a marathon, not a sprint. That's why the senior on Beaver Dam's prep boys golf team wasn't too bothered by not having his A game at.

BOYS TENNIS: Beaver Dam enjoys smooth ride in Badger North Conference win over DeForest  WiscNews

There were some long faces on the bus ride home from the Brookfield Central Invite Saturday after Beaver Dam's prep boys tennis team endured a day filled ...

Prep baseball roundup: Fort drops low-scoring game  Daily Union

OREGON — A three-run third inning was just barely enough for Oregon to squeak by Fort Atkinson, 3-2, Thursday night in a Badger South game at Oregon High ...

Prep sports: Doug Pickarts resigns posts as DeForest girls basketball and volleyball coach

Pickarts had coached the Norskies for 28 years, earning WIAA state trips in both sports.

Girls volleyball: Waunakee moves up in state coaches' weekly Division 1 rankings

Still unbeaten, the Waunakee girls volleyball team marched up one place to the No. 6 position in this week's Wisconsin Volleyball Coaches Association Division ...

Moungey, Barbara A.

COLUMBUS—Barbara A. Moungey, age 77, died on Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019, at UW Hospital in Madison surrounded by the love of God and her family. She was ...

Stebbins, Marvin L.

DEFOREST—Marvin L. Stebbins, age 64, died Friday, Dec. 14, 2018. Born Feb. 20, 1954, to birth parents, Kenneth S. and Margaret (Replogle) Stebbins. Marvin ...

Five take first place at DeForest | McFarland Thistle

Five athletes earned first-place finishes in Saturday's Norski Invite at DeForest High School as the Monona Grove/McFarland wrestling co-op ended up third of ...

Updated: Team-by-team 2018 football schedules for each conference in the area and region

2018 prep football schedules for every varsity team in the area and region:

Keller and Powers compete at State | Waunakee Tribune

It's a program on the rise. Last year, Caylee Powers marked the first Waunakee-DeForest gymnast in six years to qualify for the State meet in Wisconsin Rapids.

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL: Sauk Prairie stifled in second half in season-ending loss to DeForest  WiscNews

DEFOREST — The Sauk Prairie boys basketball team was a half away from extending its season one more day.

Kansas State women's basketball assistant coach returns to La Crosse  La Crosse Tribune

Kansas State women's basketball associate coach Brian Ostermann had some nostalgia coming back to La Crosse this weekend.

PREP GIRLS BASKETBALL: Portage unable to capitalize on runs in 59-53 loss to DeForest  WiscNews

DEFOREST — When a team is on a run and has a chance to retake the lead, it has to seize the opportunity.

Fuchs sisters head back to state tennis tournament

The DeForest girls tennis team put together one of its best postseason runs ever last week. The Norskies were in the running for both subsectional and sectional ...

Prep baseball: Juniors show their class, leading DeForest past Sauk Prairie

DeFOREST — From the time they were 12 years old, the current group of juniors on the DeForest baseball team have been playing the game together.

Faust, Curtis Douglas

DEFOREST - Curtis Douglas Faust, age 47, passed away unexpectedly at home on Friday, Nov. 13, 2015.

Lenz, Kyler James

DEFOREST - Kyler James Lenz, age 14, of DeForest, died Saturday, July 1, 2017, while living out his passion and dreams. He was born Aug. 26, 2002, to Kevin ...

Prep Profile: Taylor Legried, DeForest  Capital Times

The DeForest senior, a multisport athlete who especially excels at cross country, talks about her fond memories of an exchange program visit to Germany, her ...

Waterloo FBLA members compete at regional leadership conference

Waterloo will send 10 high school students to the 2019 Wisconsin FBLA State Leadership Conference on April 8-9 in Green Bay as determined by their ...

Reigstad, Douglas Russel

DEFOREST - Douglas Russel Reigstad, age 85, passed away on Aug. 24, 2014, at Agrace HospiceCare in Fitchburg, with his son, Steve, by his side.

Prep boys basketball: Balanced scoring lifts DeForest past Reedsburg

Five Norskies score in double figures in a 75-56 victory.

New faces appear in community policing | News

Two of three new DeForest officers are DAHS grads; third is enjoying her adopted community.

Pierce one of "50 Directors Who Make a Difference"

Looking at the Milton High School Band Facebook page, there are lots of photos. Some include director of bands Nathan Pierce. In many of the photos, Pierce ...

Fourth of July celebrations in Dane County

Locations across Dane County will be hosting Fourth of July celebrations on Tuesday.

Students selected for national leadership conference | Milton Courier

Milton Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) students have qualified to represent Wisconsin at the FBLA-PBL (Phi Beta Lambda) National Leadership ...

Underdahl, Clayton Richard "Clayty"

DEFOREST - Clayton Richard "Clayty" Underdahl, our beloved son, brother, grandson and friend, age 19, died on Monday, Sept. 5, 2016, as the result of a tragic ...

Lodi student receives Windsor UCC scholarship | School

Since 1986, Windsor United Church of Christ in Windsor, has awarded scholarships to church members who are graduating from high school in the current year.

Hemauer caps off historic career with second state title

By Sam Rodriguez. Special to the DeForest Times Tribune. When Jackson Hemauer walked off the mat Saturday night at the Kohl Center in Madison, he closed ...

Chickens get board approval | Government

It's official: DeForest chickens will no longer have to live in the shadows.

Lodi's fair queen named 2017 Fairest of the Fairs  WiscNews

WISCONSIN DELLS — DeForest native Rebecca Starkenburg is the 2017 Wisconsin Fairest of the Fairs, Wisconsin State Fair officials announced Friday.

Prep girls basketball: DeForest's Kayla Goth says she'll play at Kansas State

Goth, a 6-foot guard, led the Norskies to a WIAA Division 2 state runner-up finish as a junior last season.

Michael C. Spahn - WISC - WISC-TV3

WAUNAKEE/DEFOREST- Michael C. Spahn, age 31, lost his lifelong struggle with drug addiction on Friday, June 15, 2018.

Home Talent League: Playoff field solidifying, but not without plenty of last-minute consternation

Blanchardville's expected play-in game called off after a further review of league playoff procedures.

WIAA state cross country: Madison West's Olin Hacker busy running the family business

The senior is out to repeat as Division 1 boys champion, and hopes to lead the Regents to the team title Saturday.

Portage FBLA takes 1st in regional competition, sends 37 to state  WiscNews

La Crosse is next, but Baltimore is the preferred destination for Portage students who survived FBLA competition in Columbus.

GOING OUT: Music and more at Capitol Christmas Pageant

Celebrate at the Capitol Christmas Pageant in the Wisconsin State Capitol rotunda, 2 E. Main St., with two musical performances at 4:15 and 5:15 p.m. Sunday.

Mother hopes son's story of heroin overdose will save lives  Wisconsin State Journal

Carol Buege was enraged after finding her son sick on the bathroom floor from shooting heroin. It was his second day home after more than a month of $13000 ...

Wisconsin Kenworth unveils new facility as parent company CSM continues to grow

The expansive $10 million facility is showcase and respite for truckers along the interstate.

Spillner, Fitzgerald among North best | DeForest Times

The DeForest prep girls' soccer team was once again one of the top teams in the Badger North and opposing coaches took notice with three all-conference ...

All-state prep softball: Several area players named to coaches' Large School, Small School teams

Alyssa Blair and Katie Tews of Sun Prairie and Savanna Rainey of Verona represented the Big Eight Conference on the Wisconsin Fastpitch Softball Coaches ...

Backstroker Gabby Loeck Verbally Commits to Bowling Green  Swimming World Magazine

Gabby Loeck has given her verbal commitment to Bowling Green State University. Loeck is from DeForest, WI where she is a strong backstroker.

WIAA state wrestling: Stoughton's storied program sends 7 to the Kohl Center

The Vikings, led by senior Collin Kraus at 145 pounds, begin Division 1 competition on Thursday.

Madison 4th Of July Fireworks: 2017 Guide

Madison 4th Of July Fireworks: 2017 Guide - Madison, WI - Here's your complete guide to Fourth of July fireworks shows, parades and other festive events in and ...

Prep baseball outlook: Sun Prairie takes aim at defending state champion Janesville Craig

1, Sun Prairie: Only in Sun Prairie can a 19-8 season, a runner-up finish in the Big Eight Conference and a loss in sectional play be seen as a rebuilding year.

Cliff, Emily M.

DEFOREST - Emily M. Cliff, age 24, ascended into heaven at Agrace HospiceCare on Monday, May 5, 2014, after a 12 year battle with cancer.

Former Madisonian turned 'Hot Tub' screenwriter is in a new league  Wisconsin State Journal

In "She's Out of My League," a nerdy guy draws the romantic interest of an incredibly beautiful woman. He can't figure out what he's done to attract her, and is ...

Tribune Profile: Joe Henry: From his farm comes bourbon

Joe Henry's roots run deep into the soil of the family farm his father bought in 1946. He tried to move on, but the pull was too strong. Today he.

Fort Atkinson school district lauds retiring educators, support staffers  Daily Union

The ringing of the afternoon bell Tuesday signaled the end of the 2012-13 school year for Fort Atkinson students .... and the end of their careers for eight retiring ...

Thursday's girls prep sports results  Green Bay Press Gazette

FOX RIVER CLASSIC CONFERENCE. HOWARD - Jenna Cuene of Notre Dame won the conference title in 18:50, while Pulaski ran to the team championship ...

A shootout for Dane County sheriff between Dave Mahoney and Shawn Haney  Isthmus

Shawn Haney insists he's not holding a grudge. But it's hard to see the Nov. 2 race for Dane County sheriff outside the context of what happened back in 2007, ...

Executive Q&A: Crescendo co-owner credits good timing, customer service

Cait and Paul Sirianni took over their business, Crescendo Espresso Bar + Music Café, last spring and have seen a steady increase in business.

An historic Madison iceboat may race again | Local News

The Mary B was built in 1947 but has not raced since 1992 and has been in storage for the last 15 years.

2017 Spring Election Voter's Guide | Jackson County Chronicle  Jacksoncountychronicle

April 4 marks the 2017 spring election, where many seats in Jackson County are up for re-election on the city, village, town and school boards.

Executive Q&A: Vogel Bros Building Co. CEO leads fifth-generation family business into 85th year

Pete Vogel credits his company's longevity to letting good employees grow and advance in the company, and to providing good customer *service*, or "doing the ...

New Chippewa County DA named | Front Page  Leader-Telegram

CHIPPEWA FALLS — Wade Newell is excited to begin his new role as Chippewa County district attorney.

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