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Members of area VFW and American Legion posts were among those who went around Rude’s Lanes Saturday collecting money for the raffles at a fundraiser for Badger Honor Flight.

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The annual fundraiser for Badger Honor Flight was held Saturday at Rude’s Lanes in DeForest. One of the top raffle prizes was this quilt. Last year’s event raised around $15,000.

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Several area residents expressed concerns about an expected development in the village during a planning and zoning commission meeting last week.

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Snow plows were out Monday in the Village of DeForest cleaning up after the weekend snowfall.

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Free Bikes 4 Kidz Madison (FB4K) will collect gently used bikes on Saturday, Jan. 11 as the first phase of its third season. The bikes will be refurbished and donated to 1,500 area youth later this spring. Area residents can donate extra bikes of any size at the following Unity Point Health …

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A photo in the Dec. 19, 2019, edition of the DeForest Times-Tribune, incorrectly identified one of those pictured was incorrectly identified as Dave Hatch. The correct name is Dave Hatz. We apologize for the error.

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About 25 residents attended an open house on Tuesday, Dec. 17, at Windsor Village Hall to hear updates for the proposed County Hwy. DM, Clinton Road and Willow Street project, which includes road reconstruction, stormwater, and water and sewer improvements. Much of the discussion centered ar…

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Preferred Wealth Advisors held its annual company holiday open house on Thursday, Dec. 12. Under the tree are all the gifts that are being donated to Attic Angels through Reach Dane. Pictured here are (left to right): Front: Trevor Agnew; Cyndi O’Connell and Aca; and Kelly Churchill; Back: R…

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A total of 66,000 workers were hired directly by farms in the Lake Region (Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin) during the reference week of July 7-13, 2019, according to the latest United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), National Agricultural Statistics Service – Farm Labor Report.

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Paradise Paws Camp & Resort held a ceremonial ribbon-cutting for its brand new 6,000-square-foot facility on Thursday at 6583 Pederson Crossing Blvd. in Windsor. The business will serve the residents of Windsor and surrounding communities in caring for their pets by offering daycare, ove…

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The Best of DeForest awards were given out at a ceremony at Lake Windsor Country Club on Tuesday, Oct. 29. Above: Representatives from Genesis Hair & Day Spa were on hand as it was selected as best “Salon/Spa” and for having the “Best Stylist.” Below left: Dr. David Bakke accepts the awa…

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Chad Adler returned home from the Iraq War in 2005 a broken man, suffering from combat-related post-traumatic stress disorder.

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Olson-Grinde Post 348, the American Legion of DeForest, recognized three local businesses by awarding each with a “Certificate of Appreciation.” The awards were presented to Art’s Electric, Pick ‘N Save and Ziegler Plumbing. The efforts and support given by these businesses and their willing…

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Olson-Grinde Post 348, the American Legion of DeForest, recognized three local businesses by awarding each with a “Certificate of Appreciation.” The awards were presented to Art’s Electric, Pick ‘N Save and Ziegler Plumbing. The efforts and support given by these businesses and their willing…

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Olson-Grinde Post 348, the American Legion of DeForest, recognized three local businesses by awarding each with a “Certificate of Appreciation.” The awards were presented to Art’s Electric, Pick ‘N Save and Ziegler Plumbing. The efforts and support given by these businesses and their willing…

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The Legacy of DeForest held a ribbon-cutting ceremony Tuesday, Oct. 22, at the new independent, assisted and closer care community, located at 6639 Pedersen Crossing in DeForest. More than 100 people attended. Pictured here, from right to left, are: David Norby; Heike Compe; Julie Lonergan, …

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The Legacy of DeForest, 6639 Pederson Crossing, DeForest, is a new independent, assisted and closer care community that is hosting a grand opening on Tuesday, Oct. 22, from 4:30-7 p.m.

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Representatives from Heritage Credit Union and the Village of DeForest gathered Tuesday, Sept. 24, for a groundbreaking ceremony to celebrate the start of construction of a new Heritage Credit Union headquarters facility in DeForest. Heritage Credit Union is building a new three-story, 51,60…

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The DeForest Area Rotary and Rotary District #6250 have pledged a $10,000 grant to the Friends of MacKenzie Environmental Center. The Friends group supports the environmental education efforts of the MacKenzie Environmental Education Center, a Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources facili…

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The DeForest Area Rotary and Rotary District #6250 have pledged a $10,000 grant to the Friends of MacKenzie Environmental Center. The Friends group supports the environmental education efforts of the MacKenzie Environmental Education Center, a Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources facili…

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Family Dollar in DeForest held a grand re-opening celebration Saturday to show members of the public all the store improvements. A ribbon-cutting ceremony was part of the festivities, as Regional Manager Adam Spivey is joined by store employees.

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An exact date has yet to be announced, but it appears that a new Mexican restaurant could be opening in DeForest by the end of August.

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Work at the $6.3 million athletic complex just off River Road in the Village of DeForest is progressing, despite delays due to wet weather conditions.

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Preliminary planning is underway for a large solar farm in the Town of Vienna as a representative from the sustainable energy company, Invenergy, has been inquiring about leasing land from Vienna property owners.