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Alice Emelia Erickson | Obituaries  hngnews.com

DEFOREST/POYNETTE – Alice Emelia Erickson, age 96, passed away peacefully at Columbus Health & Rehab on Monday, March 25, 2019. She was born in ...



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.



DeForest Area 4th of July Celebration | Holiday Events  Madison.com

4th of July Celebration Events. Tuesday, July 3 - Family fun and Main Stage entertainment always free. 6:00 PM Park Opens! Activity Booths | Food Court | Beer ...



Leonhardt, Beverly J. "Bev"  Madison.com

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



Photos: Waunakee defeats DeForest in a girls volleyball match  Madison.com

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



Jean Ann Hamilton - WISC  Channel3000.com - 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 ...



Hamilton, Jean Ann  Madison.com

DEFOREST - Jean Ann Hamilton, age 77, passed away on Monday, Feb. 4, 2019. She was born on Aug. 28, 1941 in Viola, to John and Alice Offerdahl.



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 ...



Pederson, Cynthia Claire Walton "Cindy"  Madison.com

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



Herwig, Jon C.  Madison.com

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 ...



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.



Reddeman, Reuben F. "Rube" Jr.  Madison.com

DEFOREST—Reuben F. “Rube” Reddeman Jr., age 79, passed away March 13, 2019, in Madison. He was born Sept. 11, 1939, in Poynette to parents, Reuben ...



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.



Hoel, Michael  Madison.com

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 ...



Waunakee-DeForest gymnasts win twice in return from break  hngnews.com

Returning from a month-long break with a win is pretty sweet. With two wins? Even sweeter.



'When nobody will volunteer, I will' | Community  hngnews.com

A self-described “long-range planner,” life-long Lions Club member and 1953 DeForest High School graduate, Roland “Rollie” Manthe will soon be inducted into ...



Caldwell, Ronald Wilson "Ron"  Madison.com

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



Waunakee-DeForest gymnastics competes in final meet before long break  hngnews.com

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



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: ...



High school hockey: Onalaska co-op rolls behind hat tricks from Mason Manglitz, Andrew Walz  La Crosse Tribune

ONALASKA — All the DeForest High School hockey team could do was take their hats off and hand them to the Onalaska co-op's Andrew Walz and Mason ...



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 ...



Reigstad, Delores Mae  Madison.com

DEFOREST—Delores Mae Reigstad, age 88, passed away on March 11, 2019, at Serenity Homes in DeForest in the company of family members. She was born ...



Waunakee-DeForest gymnasts best Sauk Prairie | Waunakee Tribune  hngnews.com

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



Madison West leads state with 26 National Merit Scholarship semifinalists  Madison.com

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



Kessenich, Donna Mae  Madison.com

DEFOREST—Donna Mae Kessenich, age 87, of DeForest, passed away peacefully, Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019, at Maplewood Rehabilitation Center in Sauk City.



Marvin L. Stebbins - WISC  Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

DEFOREST - Marvin L. Stebbins, age 64, passed away on Friday, December 14, 2018.



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

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; ...



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.



UW study suggests athletic trainers play important role in managing student injuries  Channel3000.com - 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 ...



Pobjoy, Jennifer Jean  Madison.com

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



Olson, Burnette Geneva "Bernie"  Madison.com

STOUGHTON—Burnette Geneva “Bernie” Olson, age 93, of Stoughton, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019, at home with her loving husband and girls by ...



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 ...



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

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



Stebbins, Marvin L.  Madison.com

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 ...



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.



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 ...



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.



Reuben "Rube" F. Reddeman, Jr. - WISC  Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

Reuben “Rube” F. Reddeman, Jr., age 79, passed away March 13, 2019 in Madison. He was born September 11, 1939 in Poynette to parents Reuben ...



Kobussen to move locations, make new hires | News  HNGnews.com

Kobussen Buses is moving its local depot from Windsor to Vienna and is looking to hire several new employees.



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

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



Prep girls basketball: Ex-DeForest coach Doug Pickarts taking family to Barneveld  Madison.com

Doug Pickarts will follow in Jim Myers' footsteps, which are large indeed considering Myers is the winningest girls basketball coach in state history with 699 ...



Keller and Powers compete at State | Waunakee Tribune  hngnews.com

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.



Tennis takes second in DeForest Quad | Milton Courier  hngnews.com

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.



Moungey, Barbara A.  Madison.com

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 ...



Fuchs sisters head back to state tennis tournament  hngnews.com

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 ...



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

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 ...



Obituary: Norma Jane Davidson | Obituaries  hngnews.com

FITCHBURG - Norma Jane (Richards) Davidson, age 94, passed away on Thursday, May 17, 2018 at Agrace HospiceCare. Norma was born on July 6, 1923 in ...



Beverly J. Leonhardt - WISC  Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

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



Waterloo FBLA members compete at regional leadership conference  hngnews.com

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 ...



William Zitzner  La Crosse Tribune

William Zitzner, 65, passed away at his home Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018.



Ballot question will ask voters about 'dark store' loopholes  hngnews.com

DeForest voters will see a referendum question about corporate tax loopholes on their ballots come November. The question will ask voters if the state's ...



DAHS High Honor Roll – Spring 2016 | School  hngnews.com

GRADE 12. Julia Atkinson, Susanna Baker, Mikaela Barger, Lauren Bayer, Camron Blau, Brendan Blood, Benjamin Buchda, Elizabeth Busse, Kyle Cass, Kylie ...



New faces appear in community policing | News  hngnews.com

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



Obituary: Margaret F. Nelson | Obituaries  hngnews.com

Black Earth- Margaret F. Nelson, age 95 of Black Earth, WI died on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at The Meadows Assisted Living and Memory Care in Spring Green, ...



Faust, Curtis Douglas  Madison.com

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



Lodi student receives Windsor UCC scholarship | School  hngnews.com

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  hngnews.com

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 ...



Michael C. Spahn - WISC  Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

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



Obituary: David O. Manthe | Obituaries  hngnews.com

David O. Manthe, age 66, of Bagley, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Sunday, March 4, 2018, at Select Specialty Hospital in Madison after a ...



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

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



Fourth of July celebrations in Dane County  Madison.com

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



Chickens get board approval | Government  hngnews.com

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



Underdahl, Clayton Richard "Clayty"  Madison.com

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 ...



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.



Rose Cottage blooms in DeForest | Community  hngnews.com

For as long as she can remember, Romni Pullen has had flowers in her life.



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 ...



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.



DeForest teen dies in ATV race accident | DeForest Times  hngnews.com

A 14-year-old DeForest teen who aspired to be a professional racer died in an ATV accident July 1.



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

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



Milton High School show choir stands out at Spotlight Spectacular  Gazettextra

Milton High School's show choir teams Choralation and Octave Above both earned second place in their respective divisions at Saturday's Spotlight Spectacular ...



Prep girls basketball: Monona Grove girls basketball coach Eric Nelson steps down  Madison.com

Nelson built a strong girls program at Monona Grove and directed the Madison La Follette boys to a WIAA Division 1 state championship in 2002.



Obituary: Dusan "Duke" Szudor | Obituaries  hngnews.com

DeForest – Dusan “Duke” Szudor, 40, of DeForest, passed away as the result of a car accident on Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017.



GOING OUT: Music and more at Capitol Christmas Pageant  Madison.com

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 ...



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

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



Madison 4th Of July Fireworks: 2017 Guide  Patch.com

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 ...



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

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  Madison.com

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



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

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



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 ...



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.



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

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.



Tribune Profile: Joe Henry: From his farm comes bourbon  hngnews.com

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.



Prep cross country: Madison West's Olin Hacker named Gatorade Cross Country Runner of the Year  Madison.com

The choice was obvious. Olin Hacker of Madison West High School has been named a repeat winner of the 2014-2015 Gatorade Wisconsin Boys Cross Country ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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, ...



Council OKs raises for alders, mayor | News  hngnews.com

Acting on a change made as part of the 2018 budget process, alders voted 7-1 to authorize a 3.5 percent cost of living increase in wages for the mayor, alders.



2017 Spring Election Voter's Guide  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  77Square.com

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 ...



An historic Madison iceboat may race again | Local News  Madison.com

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



Executive Q&A: Crescendo co-owner credits good timing, customer service  77Square.com

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



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