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Amity Packing Company Inc. of Chicago, Ill., is recalling approximately 2,020 pounds of raw ground beef products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically clear, thin pliable plastic, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announ…

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MADISON, Wis. (AP) — University of Wisconsin System regents plan to ask Gov. Tony Evers and legislators to lift a freeze on tuition and allow them to raise rates to match inflation in the next state budget, system President Ray Cross said Wednesday.

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New research from the American Automobile Association (AAA) finds that over five years and 75,000 miles of driving, the annual cost of owning a new compact electric vehicle is only slightly more expensive – about $600 annually – than its gas-powered counterpart. The study also revealed that …

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48th Assembly District Rep. Melissa Sargent of Madison on Jan. 21 announced her candidacy for Wisconsin’s 16th Senate District — the same day incumbent Mark Miller announced he will not seek reelection.

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MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers extolled lawmakers during his State of the State speech Wednesday to work together to address the state's farm crisis, calling a special session of the Legislature as part of a three-prong attack to tackle the problem that's seen a record number…

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MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Republicans signed off Tuesday on a bill that would impose new restrictions on firefighting foam containing PFAS chemicals in the hopes of reducing soil and water contamination, despite Democrats' complaints that the proposal would accomplish next to nothing.

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MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin insurance companies, healthcare providers and others announced an agreement Tuesday to do away with prior authorization requirements for most patients that can slow the prescription of drugs to treat people fighting substance abuse.

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Reaction was swift as State 16th District Senator Mark Miller, whose district includes several Madison area communities such as Sun Prairie and Monona, announced Tuesday, Jan. 21 he would not seek reelection.

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Fourth- and fifth-grade students in the Monona Grove School District will join others around the state in participating in a program that teaches them how to be prepared for natural disasters and other emergencies.

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A letter from the co-owner of a Bristol Street liquor store — who is opposed to a liquor license for a Sun Prairie gas station and convenience store — left a few officials scratching their heads at city hall.

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Dane County and the Dane County Regional Airport (DCRA) are collaborating with the State of Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) on PFAS.

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Landmark Services Cooperative (LSC) has announced the winners of its annual scholarships. The cooperative recently presented 15 scholarships of $750 each to a group of local high school seniors and collegiate students pursuing post-secondary education.

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Despite objections by one property owner, the Sun Prairie Plan Commission voted Jan. 14 to recommend city council approval of the Sun Prairie Stronger plan for the Main-Bristol intersection.

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Despite opposition from one alder, a proposal to develop a new 160-unit apartment complex just west of Cabela’s in Prairie Lakes received an approval recommendation vote Jan. 14 from the Sun Prairie Plan Commission.

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The Public Service Commission of Wisconsin recently voted to approve the Point Beach Solar Energy Center. Pending the commission’s final written order, this allows NextEra Energy Resources’ project affiliate to move forward in building the 100-megawatt photovoltaic solar energy generating fa…

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With the new year upon us, healthy lifestyle habits are sure to be on many people's minds as they plan for changes in diet and exercise.

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Wisconsin Insurance Commissioner Mark Afable and the Office of the Commissioner of Insurance (OCI) are urging Wisconsinites to take proactive steps to protect themselves and their property from damage as more extreme winter weather hits the state this weekend.

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During its meeting at Cardinal Heights Upper Middle School (CHUMS), the Sun Prairie School Board on Monday, Jan. 13 accepted a $1,000 donation from Systems Furniture Installation for the Sun Prairie Area School District’s Hunger Heroes campaign.

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When Dane County Boys & Girls Club President and CEO Michael Johnson first eyed the vacant church off Windsor Street in Sun Prairie more than two years ago, he realized its potential.

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Royle Printing recently announced that Mike Sipala is joining Royle Printing as a Senior Account Executive. Mike will be responsible for developing and enhancing business opportunities in the Northeast corridor, specifically in the catalog and direct mail segments.

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Start the New Year off right by staying informed on why you should care about the 2020 Census! This is a special, once-in-a-decade opportunity to ensure that every person residing in the United States is counted.

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People will get to experience the best minute of their day – or rather many best minutes of their day Saturday, March 7 when Charlie Berens performs at Waterloo Firemen’s Park. The Wisconsin-based comedian is known for his popular Manitowoc Minute YouTube videos and has been on tour for the …

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The City of Sun Prairie Clerk’s Office has some exciting announcements regarding 2020 elections. Beginning in 2020, the city’s polling locations will double, going from four to eight. All Sun Prairie registered voters are being mailed a postcard notifying them of their polling location.

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The Sun Prairie Museum director who helped open up the museum after it was damaged in the July 2018 downtown gas explosion will resign next month.

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MILWAUKEE (AP) — President Donald Trump heads to battleground Wisconsin on Tuesday to rally supporters just down the street from where Democrats will meet in six months to nominate his opponent, a campaign trip that coincides with the Democratic presidential debate in neighboring Iowa.

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Sun Prairie Mayor Paul Esser will deliver his annual State of the City address, where he shares his traditional budget breakdown as it relates to your tax bill and the 2020 budget, throughout January and once in February.