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A new mural, courtesy of the Voyagers Jewelry has been created by Lisann and Katie, two of its artist designers, on the former Cambridge News building on West North Street. it adds another transformed wall on the building now owned by local attorney Mike Rumpf. The newspaper office moved to …

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Nikolay Middle School language arts teacher Sarah Singsime began cleaning out her classroom for the summer recently. The space was frozen in time, she said.

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Dane County loosened its COVID-19 restrictions as summer officially kicked off this week, while Jefferson County remained open for all activities with public health guidance but no restrictions there.

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Last year, the Cambridge EMS rolled out a community health program with EMTs regularly visiting seniors and others at home, to help ward off emergency calls.

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Deer-Grove EMS is the recent recipient of a special piece of disinfecting equipment created by Bruce Winkler of Innovation Strategies, and built by Electronic Theatre Controls in Middleton. With the COVID-19 pandemic creating havoc with supply lines for critical PPE such as N-95 masks, gowns…

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Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, some local government meetings are now occurring online. Please reach out directly to municipal offices to learn how to attend online meetings, including access codes. To add a meeting to this list, email ksaemann@hngnews.com or call (608) 220-7285.

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The Cambridge News and Deerfield Independent has taken home six awards in the Wisconsin Newspaper Association’s 2019 Better Newspaper Contest. The awards include:

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County Executive Joe Parisi has announced that Dane County will increase funding for its Dane Arts Need Grant (DANG!) Program to $122,500 following overwhelming community interest.

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Local community members participated in programming through the Cambridge Community Activities Program (CAP) about 81,900 times in 2019.

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Cambridge and Deerfield salons and barbershops remain in a holding pattern, as one of the last types of businesses still shuttered by local COVID-19 public health rules.

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Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, most local government meetings are now occurring online. Please reach out directly to municipal offices to learn how to attend online meetings, including access codes. To add a meeting to this list, email ksaemann@hngnews.com or call (608) 220-7285.

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Early in Wisconsin’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic, there were things Deer-Grove EMS was able to do to prepare, like source surgical masks.

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Madison Dane County Public Health is looking for information on a dog that bit a woman at CamRock County Park, between Cambridge and Rockdale, Saturday morning May 16.

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The Cambridge School District will move ahead with some form of summer school, either virtual or in-person.

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The Deerfield School District is surveying families of seniors about their preferences on graduation ceremonies. The district is weighing how to celebrate with seniors, given the state-mandated school closure that runs through June 30.

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Don Schuster says he’ll plant pumpkins in May as always, and put in the corn for his corn maze, two key pieces of what draws thousands to his family’s Deerfield farm every fall.

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New estimates have emerged on the potential impact to individual property owners of a proposed expanded Cambridge Fire and EMS station.

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Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, most local government meetings are now occurring online. Please reach out directly to municipal offices to learn how to attend online meetings, including access codes. To add a meeting to this list, email ksaemann@hngnews.com or call (608) 220-7285.

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The Deerfield Village Board has given the green light to the start of engineering work for a significant remake of the downtown Main Street and Park Drive area.

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Editor’s note: On Wednesday May 13, the day before this article appeared in print, Gov. Evers’ statewide Safer At Home order was ruled invalid by the Wisconsin Supreme Court. Subsequently on May 13, Dane County issued its own local Safer-At-Home order with rules that mostly parallel the form…