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Art harvest fills Edgerton corncribs
- Some people can't understand what art has to do with agriculture. That's one reason for a new art installation that uses corncribs as 3-D canvases. Read more >>
Milton's clerk a finalist for Fort job
- Milton City Clerk Michelle Ebbert is one of four finalists interviewing for Fort Atkinson's city clerk and treasurer position, Fort Atkinson City Manager and Clerk Matt Trebatoski said. Read more >>
Milton enters employment talks
- The Milton City Council decided to enter into negotiations with candidates for the city's vacant city administrator position and the finance and treasurer position after more than three hours in closed session Tuesday night. Read more >>
Lake District nears completion of report
- The quantified value of Lake Koshkonong's water level might be what puts an end to a court battle lasting more than a decade between the Rock-Koshkonong Lake District and the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. Read more >>
Toxic algae detected in Lake Koshkonong
- Rock County Health Department is monitoring conditions on Lake Koshkonong after blue-green algae was detected in a visual check conducted Monday morning. Read more >>
Bat in Beloit tests positive for rabies
- The Rock County Health Department confirmed that a bat found in Beloit has tested positive for rabies, a fatal disease to humans and some mammals. Read more >>
Leon Hebert wins Republican primary for 43rd District Assembly seat
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MILTON—Leon Hebert, 76, won the primary election in the Republican 43rd District Assembly race.


Hebert, Fort Atkinson, inched out a victory over competitor Herschel Brodkey, 19, of Janesville, with a 761-... Read more >>

Delavan-Darien referendum OK'd
- Delavan-Darien School Board members Monday voted 4-2 for a $1.25 million referendum on a non-recurring basis for three years. Read more >>
Brian Wilson withdraws from Milton top job
- Brian Wilson, one of two finalists in Milton's search for a new city administrator, has withdrawn from consideration for the position, according to an email from Mayor Brett Frazier. Read more >>
'Chicago' comes to Edgerton PAC
- It took a bit of razzle-dazzle to bring "Chicago the Musical" to Edgerton. But the director is confident he has the right cast for the show, which opens Aug. 15. Read more >>
Anchor Inn 'close to total loss'
- The Anchor Inn is "close to a total loss," the Rock County Sheriff's Office said in a news release about the fire that was discovered early Monday. Read more >>
Schuetz says goodbye to city post
- Tuesday marks Jerry Schuetz's last day as Milton's city administrator. The city hired him as police chief in 2008, and he moved up to city administrator in 2010. Read more >>
Two face off in 43rd District primary
- Leon Hebert and Herschel Brodkey look to become the 43rd District Assembly republican nominee in the Aug. 12 Republican primary election. Read more >>
Group remembers schoolhouse days
- About 30 people gathered Saturday for the first Brick Church School reunion held since 1985. The one-room schoolhouse west of Walworth held classes from 1873 to 1958. Read more >>
Rental market sees major growth
- In Edgerton, all of the conditions are right for a growing rental market, according to some of the city's biggest rental developers. Read more >>
Finalists selected for Milton's top job
- The city of Milton announced Friday three finalists for the soon-to-be-vacant city administrator position: Brian Wilson, Alan Hullick and Judy Weter. Read more >>
Janesville having third-coolest July
- It's the third-coolest July in Janesville since 1948, according to Gazette weather records. Read more >>
Milton chamber hires part-timer
- The Milton Area Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Tourism hasn't found a new executive director yet, but it has hired a temporary, part-time employee to help out during a busy part of the year for the chamber, Chairperson M... Read more >>
Edgerton Piggly Wiggly being sold
- Jason and Angie Cowley, owners of Cowley's Piggly Wiggly at 727 S. Janesville St., Milton, have purchased the Edgerton Piggly Wiggly at 1211 N. Main St., Edgerton. Read more >>
Milton to interview seven for vacant job
- Members of Milton's city management will interview seven applicants this week for the soon-to-be vacant city administrator position. Read more >>
Five things to know about absentee voting
- Absentee voting done in-person at the municipal clerk's office for the Aug. 12 partisan primary opens Monday at 8 a.m. for Walworth and Rock counties. Read more >>
Milton library to clear second floor
- The library board of trustees Wednesday night is likely to finalize its request to Milton City Council to spend $155,000 for second-floor demolition, making room for “shared public space." Read more >>
Milton playground project short $19,000
- The timeline is completely laid out for the Crossridge Park playground project planned at North Parkview Drive near the Parker YMCA in Milton. Now all that's left to do is find a way to finish paying for it. Read more >>
Father, daughters grow flower baskets
- It's Edgerton's secret garden. Tucked away at 709 Walker Way sits an expansive 18-acre piece of land, dotted with green vines and petaled pompons. Read more >>
Five things to know about Tobacco Days
- Five things to know about this year's Tobacco Heritage Days that runs from Friday to Sunday in Edgerton. Read more >>
Milton won't sponsor interchange project
- Developer Bill Watson says he was caught off guard by Milton Mayor Brett Frazier's announcement that the city would not sponsor the County M interchange and industrial park proposal. Read more >>
Milton starts process to replace Schuetz
- After approval of City Administrator Jerry Schuetz's resignation at a special common council meeting Friday, the conversation turned toward finding a new city administrator. Read more >>
Schuetz was best option: Schigur
- Over the course of the last school year, the Milton School District decided it was time to hire a public relations professional. Jerry Schuetz starts as communication supervisor Aug. 5. Read more >>
Milton moves forward with development on Sunnyside Drive, Highway 59
- A proposed restaurant and convenience store at the corner of Sunnyside Drive and Highway 59 is “somewhat monumental” in that it kicks off the development along the new Highway 26/59 corridor, Milton Mayor Brett ... Read more >>
City administrator resigns in Milton
- Milton City Administrator Jerry Schuetz will resign his position after accepting a job with the Milton School District, Mayor Brett Frazier said Tuesday. Read more >>
Milton properties up for national list
- The Goodrich House, 742 E. Madison Ave., and the Masonic Temple, 508 Vernal Ave., recently were nominated as historic sites for the National Register of Historic Places. Read more >>
Site near I-90 will be storage facility
- From the Interstate, it might look like construction related to the I-39/90 expansion project, but the corner of Goede Road and Jason Drive in Edgerton is a private developer's site for a new storage facility. Read more >>
Edgerton residents call for dog park
- Some Edgerton residents have sent a message to the city's parks and recreation committee: We need a dog park. A local group is fundraising for a planned dog park on Winston Drive, Edgerton. Read more >>
New city building opens Monday
- The renovated building at 710 S. Janesville St. that now houses City Hall and the police department will be open to the public for the first time Monday. City staff is still unpacking, and minor construction is finishing up. Read more >>
Memorial ceremony honors Milton vets
- Milton will dedicate the newly expanded Milton Area Veterans Memorial with a military ceremony at 2 p.m. Saturday in Veteran's Park at the corner of Hilltop Drive and East High Street. Read more >>
Volunteer teaches stained glass class
- Milton resident Caroline Britton has been voluntarily teaching a stained glass class at The Gathering Place for a year and a half. Read more >>
Costly options for Racetrack Park
- The Edgerton Parks & Recreation Committee is proposing total reconstruction of Racetrack Park's roads, a new curb and gutter, and the installation of a storm sewer—a project that could cost more than $450,000. Read more >>
Milton unlikely to become tour stop
- It is unlikely Milton will become a destination city for the Hot Rod Power Tour that supporters say could draw thousands of people into the city next year. The event would come with a $10,000 price tag. Read more >>