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Missa Bay, LLC, a Swedesboro, N.J. establishment, is recalling approximately 97,272 pounds of salad products that contain meat or poultry because the lettuce ingredient may be contaminated with E. coli 0157:H7, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) an…

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The City of Sun Prairie and the Sun Prairie Business Improvement District (BID) announced that the 104th annual Fire Truck Parade and Tree Lighting event will take place Friday, Nov. 29 from 5:30-8 p.m. at the Sun Prairie Historical Library and Museum, located at 115 E. Main St. in historic …

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The AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin (ARCW) on Nov. 20 announced it is changing its name to Vivent Health. The new name will go into effect on Jan. 1, 2020.

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MADISON (AP) — The Republican co-chair of the Legislature’s budget committee filed a lawsuit Tuesday seeking to force Gov. Tony Evers to release records related to the funding of farmer mental health programs, the latest salvo in the ongoing battle over the funding that already contributed t…

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MADISON (AP) — Wisconsin Supreme Court challenger Jill Karofsky suggested Tuesday that Justice Daniel Kelly is corrupt because he repeatedly rules in favor of conservative groups, saying it makes no sense that the law could be on their side all the time.

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A true community effort is about to launch, as the Spirit of Giving program operated through Sunshine Place seeks to sponsor more than 1,300 children with gifts, and more than 425 families with boxes of food to help celebrate the yuletide holidays in December.

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The Fort Atkinson police chief and a state DOJ deputy administrator are the finalists for the Sun Prairie police chief position.

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The Sun Prairie Area Chorus and the Sun Prairie Community Band will present a holiday concert on Sunday, Dec. 8 at 4 p.m. at Cardinal Heights Upper Middle School (CHUMS) in the Performing Arts Center.

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It’s been nearly two months since U.S. Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner, who has held the seat since 1979 and is one of the longest serving members of Congress, announced he would not seek another term in the southeastern Wisconsin district. Months remain for other candidates to announce, but so far Senate Majority Leader Fitzgerald, R-Juneau, has successfully racked up GOP endorsements rather than Republican challengers.

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The city will rebid a project to renovate the Sun Prairie Police Department restrooms after only getting one bid that came in $15,217 over budget.

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On Wednesday, Nov. 13, Sunshine Place delivered 1,700 Kindness Bags to elementary students in the Sun Prairie Area School District — thanks to hundreds of volunteer hours to assemble and distribute the bags.

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After more than an hour of discussion and comments from the public, members of the Sun Prairie Plan Commission recommended city council approval of a general development plan to redevelop Ashley Field.

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A 57-year old man was found by Sun Prairie Police in a field early Thursday morning in frigid temps after he drove off the road and wandered away from his vehicle.

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With the redevelopment of the Sun Prairie explosion site under way, another downtown property further east is being eyed for shops, apartments, and restaurants.

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Organic food processors and producers now have until December 31, 2019 to apply for reimbursement of costs related to organic certification through the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) National Organic Program.

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The Wisconsin School Public Relations Association (WSPRA) recently presented the Sun Prairie Area School District (SPASD) with a Spectrum Award of Excellence and two Awards of Merit for the district's work in school communications.

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A Georgia O’Keeffe birthday tea, a grand opening reception and open house are among the events the Sun Prairie Library and Historical Museum will conduct on Friday, Nov. 15 and Saturday, Nov. 16.

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To make it easier for businesses to launch their own internship programs, the University of Wisconsin System and the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) have introduced the Talent Generator, a new online tool offering smart tips and best practices for creating and sustaining a …

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Jorge Hidalgo from Wilde East Towne Honda won the 2019 Community Business Leader Award, as announced during the Sun Prairie Chamber of Commerce’s Business Appreciation Luncheon on Thursday, Nov. 7 at the Hilton Garden Inn-Sun Prairie.

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The Dane County Board of Supervisors approved the 2020 county budget at their meeting Monday night, Nov. 11. With an operating budget of $593.7 million, and a capital budget at $69.6 million, the county’s total budget for 2020 is $663 million. The local economy is strong and the tax rate has…

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A new ft Meijer store and fuel center will be constructed on the Schneider property just off Thompson Road, along with other retailers, beginning in 2020 thanks to an agreement approved Nov. 5 by the Sun Prairie City Council.

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Acting Sun Prairie Police Chief Brain Teasdale saluted department members who served in the military as part of a brief statement sent to officers on Veterans Day, Nov. 11.

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In 1915, Harvey Higley graduated from the University of Wisconsin–Madison. Just two years later, the life of this Marinette County native changed forever when the United States declared war on Germany, entering into World War I.

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Monday, Nov. 11, marks Veterans Day, a day set aside in the United States to honor veterans of the Armed Forces.

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Gov. Tony Evers has announced the theme for the 2019 State Capitol Holiday Tree. Each year, students from around the state are invited to make ornaments to hang on the holiday tree that is displayed in the Rotunda of the Wisconsin State Capitol.

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Sun Prairie Police Department officers on Nov. 10 arrested a Sun Prairie male for his 10th offense of operating while under the influence of intoxicants (OWI).

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The Sun Prairie Fire & Rescue Company recently announced the Sun Prairie Fire Department will move-up to an Insurance Services Office (ISO) Class 2 public protection classification, effective Feb. 2, 2020.

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The Dane County Sheriff’s Office annual Hunter Sight-In began on Saturday, Nov. 9. The event is a tradition for many local hunters and is open daily through Nov. 22.