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Royall Schools To Discuss $10.5 Million Referendum

In October, the Royall School District distributed a survey to district residents regarding the possibility of a spring referendum involving funding for upgrades and renovations to the school …

Wilton Man Dies In Sauk County Collision

At approximately 9:56A.M. on Tuesday, November 30, the Sauk County Dispatch Center received reports of a collision involving multiple vehicles taking place on State Highway 33 in the La Valle …

Building A Tradition Of Mathematical Excellence

Ten Hillsboro sixth grade students got to show off their math skills last week at this year’s Math 24 competition. Two teams of four, each with an alternate, traveled to Tomah Middle School in …

The Dog House Reopens Under New Management

In the early days of summer, Minneapolis residents Erica Blanchard and Dakota Deringer were traveling through Wisconsin Dells when they happened to take notice of a piece of property listed for sale …

Gundersen St. Joseph's Recognized for Second Consecutive Year

For the second year in a row, Gundersen St. Joseph’s Hospital and Clinics has been recognized for their patient satisfaction and quality of care by the Chartis Center of Rural Health and the …

Hillsboro ReStart Committee To Reconvene In December

At the Hillsboro School Board meeting on Monday, November 8, board members opened up the floor for public comment. Several members of the community had the opportunity to speak with regards to the …

Three Arrests Made In Rural Hillsboro

On Friday, November 5, members of the Vernon County Sheriff’s Office, Richland County Sheriff’s Office, Richland Center Police Department, and Hillsboro Police Department executed a …

Hillsboro Police Welcome New Drone To Town

Earlier this year, the Hillsboro Police Department began working with the local Fire and EMS Departments to apply for grant funding. The funding would enable the departments to purchase a drone, …
Obituaries
EllaMae Granger, age 90 years, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Wednesday, January 5, 2022 at Wisconsin Dells Health and Rehabilitation Center. EllaMae was born December 19, 1931, at home to …
STOUGHTON, WI - Betty Isabel (Diny) Burress left this world on December 19, 2021, at the age of 63 following a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. Betty was born to the late John Martin Diny …
VIROQUA - Joan M. Schiller, age 68 years, of Viroqua and formerly of Hillsboro, Wisconsin, passed away on Saturday, December 25, 2021 at Agrace Hospice in Madison. She was born on January 17, 1953 …
Community News
Get Fit In 2022 With Group Exercise Classes
For many of us, the New Year brings with it the tradition of New Year’s Resolutions, goals we set that we want to achieve in the …
Fourth Grade Students Raise Funds For Refugee Donations
During November, the theme for Hillsboro’s fourth grade students was gratitude and empathy, as detailed by the school’s Purposeful …
Hillsboro Local Reflects On Vietnam Experiences
Born and raised on a farm in Mt. Tabor, Duane Bloor began his military career at 20 years of age, though his entry in to the U.S. …
First Time Bar Owners To Bring Back Mount Tabor Bar
Back in 1946, the Mount Tabor Bar opened its doors for the first time, welcoming in locals and visitors alike.
Royall Administrator Awarded Rural Administrator of the Year
Royall Schools entered the 21st century experiencing some difficult times. Declining enrollment rates were pushing the district into …
Oh, How Sweet It Is!
Among the knitted and floral crafts at the Wonewoc Area Lions Fall Fest Saturday, there was one very sweet exhibit: the Wanna-B …
Wonewoc-Center FFA And Art Department Team Up For 2nd Annual Soup Drive
The Wonewoc-Center FFA and Art Department are teaming up once again this year to put on their second annual Soup Drive.

Hillsboro High School Coach Speaks On Military Experience

Students, staff, and community members gathered in the Hillsboro High School gymnasium on Thursday, November 11, to celebrate and honor veterans during their annual Veterans’ Day …

Wonewoc-Center Inducts Two Coaches Into Hall Of Fame

Back in the summer of 2019, the Wonewoc-Center Booster Club announced their picks for admission into the Wonewoc-Center Athletic Hall of Fame in 2020: Coach John Benish and Coach Cyndi Gade. Benish …

Alternate Side Parking To Go Into Effect In November

October is nearly over and that means local municipalities will be switching into alternate side parking for those residing within city or village limits. Alternate side parking is typically enacted …

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Sports

Wolves' State Debut Sullied

GREEN BAY — The Wonewoc-Center volleyball team’s unforgettable run to the state tournament brought them to heights never before summited in program history. That run would fall two …

Wonewoc-Center Volleyball’s State Run Harkens Back To 1992 Team’s Close Call

These opportunities don’t come around often for Wonewoc-Center volleyball. They don’t come around often for Wonewoc-Center athletics in general.

Royall’s Gruen Advances To State

Royall’s Marah Gruen has cemented herself as one of the top runners in the region during her stellar sophomore campaign. That only continued with a spectacular showing at sectionals. Gruen …

Sweet Sweep: Wonewoc-Center Captures First Volleyball Regional Title Since 2011

Trailing 10-2 in the second set, Wonewoc-Center didn’t look like a team primed to sweep its way to a regional title Saturday night. But rather panic and allow Hillsboro to roll its way to a …

W-C Awarded No. 1 Seed In Postseason Volleyball Brackets

The Wonewoc-Center Wolves are riding a phenomenal run to end the regular season into the playoffs, which included them capturing a share of the Scenic Bluffs title. Thanks to their efforts, …

Hillsboro Football Ends Season With Loss To Ithaca

The Hillsboro Tigers scored their second-most points of the 2021 season, but it ultimately wasn’t enough to manufacture a season-ending victory. The playoff bound Ithaca Bulldogs (6-3 …
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