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The Ag Business Council of Rock County inducted Glenn Thompson, Edgerton, into the Agriculture Hall of Fame. Thompson was recognized during the council’s annual dinner.

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Rock County Highway Commissioner Duane Jorgenson urges people to drive carefully in highway work zones throughout the 2019 construction season.

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A proposed 108-unit rental apartment complex cleared its first hurdle toward development. Milton’s plan commission recommended and the city council approved a request made by Capital Asset Investments, LLC, to rezone just over 13 acres of land, changing the designation from agricultural to p…

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Official April 2 Rock County election results, posted to the Rock County website as of April 8, at 3:56 p.m. by Rock County Clerk Lisa Tollefson, show that of the 87,678 registered voters in Rock County, 28,911 or 32.97 percent cast their ballots, with official totals representing 100 percen…

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The Rock County Association for Home and Community Education (RCHCE), formerly known as Rock County Extension Homemakers, voted in January 2018 to disband at the end of that calendar year.

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United Way Blackhawk Region (UWBR) announced this morning that projections indicate the 2018-2019 Community Campaign may fall about 4 percent short or $104,000 below the $2.6 million dollar goal.

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The National Weather Service issued a Wind Chill Advisory for Rock County, beginning today (Tuesday) at 4 a.m. The Wind Chill Advisory will escalate to a Wind Chill Warning on Tuesday at 6 p.m. and continue until Thursday, January 31 at noon. In addition to the extreme temperatures, citizens…

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Milton Snow Riders and friends and family of the late Pat Howe gathered in front of Evonik at 303 Vincent St. Monday to dedicate a snowmobile trail sign in memory of Howe. Known as “the snowmobile legend,” Howe is one of the founding fathers of the club. He died May 28, 2017, at age 83 and 3…

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KOSHKONONG — What was thought to be a person clinging to an ice flow in Lake Koshkonong turned out to be little more than a log or tree bobbing in the water about a half-mile from shore Monday morning.

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During 2018, the Lima 4-H club celebrated their 90th year. The club had their annual picnic in August and celebrated this milestone. The final club meeting in 2018 was a fun day of caroling and playing games that youth officers planned as well as being in the Whitewater parade.

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Judge Karl Hanson has declared his candidacy to retain his position in Branch 1 of the Rock County Circuit Court. Hanson has held that position since his appointment on March 5, 2018. He replaced Judge James Daley, who retired after 29 years on the bench.