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Windsor Elementary School teacher Jennifer Richardson was recognized for her entrepreneurial spirit in striving to meet their students’ distance learning needs during COVID-19.

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While providing mutual aid to help the Sun Prairie Police Department deal with looters late Sunday night, members of the DeForest Police Department stopped a fleeing vehicle and arrested two people.

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After being closed for 75 days, the DeForest Area Public Library reopened this week. Safety measures are in place for the public, the staff, and even some of the library props. Patrons may call the Library to schedule a 45-minute appointment to locate and check out library materials, make co…

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On Sunday, May 24, a Clergy Caravan of Care took place locally. Pastor Stacy Gahlman-Schroeder, seen here, suggested a parade of decorated vehicles as a means of remaining connected with the community during the COVID-19 pandemic. The event was modeled after a similar event earlier this mont…

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A number of individual students from DeForest are among 3,600 prospective candidates for degree attending University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee May commencement exercises rescheduled for Sunday, Oct. 10, in Milwaukee.

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While the annual public Memorial Day event in DeForest was canceled this year, due to the COVID-19 outbreak, Olson-Grinde-O’Donnell Post 348 did hold a small ceremony at Veterans Memorial Park on Monday, May 25, around noon, with a small detail from the Post 348 Honor Guard paying tribute to…

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A Windsor woman who runs a salon and spa in the Village of Windsor is among 17 plaintiffs listed on a lawsuit asking a federal court to stop local health departments’ orders restricting social gatherings and businesses from opening and to cease enforcement of the orders.

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More than 450 cars participated in the Drive-Thru Taproom on May 12 hosted by Karbon4 brewery. Local restaurants, like DeForest’s North and South Seafood and Smokehouse, took part, as nearly $1,500 was raised for the DeForest Windsor Food Pantry.

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Library staff offered supportive messages to patrons of the DeForest Area Public Library during its drive-by parade on Friday, May 15.

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Library staff lined the sidewalk in front of the DeForest Area Public Library to wave and say hello to patrons cruising by in the Drive-By Library Parade. Decorated cars, bikes, walkers, and even a dog were there to greet everyone. The officers who help with library programs such as Coffee w…

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In 1974, President Gerald Ford authorized EMS Week to celebrate EMS practitioners and the important work they do in our nation’s communities. NAEMT partners with the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) to lead annual EMS Week activities. Together, NAEMT and ACEP are working to en…

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In 1962, President John F. Kennedy signed a proclamation which designated May 15 as Peace Officers Memorial Day and the week in which that date falls as Police Week. Currently, tens of thousands of law enforcement officers from around the world converge on Washington, D.C. to participate in …

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There’s still time to get a last treat or two at YoFresh Frozen Yogurt Café before the place closes for good.

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Some residents of Revere Trails were hoping to gain support from the Village of Windsor in an effort to encourage the Village of DeForest to reconsider constructing connecting vehicular roads between the housing development and Fox Hills Estates.

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MADISON, Wisconsin (May 13, 2020) – It is with great sadness that the Dane County Fair Association, Inc. announces the cancellation of the 2020 Dane County Fair due to COVID-19. Recently, a State of Emergency was declared for Dane County until at least July 15, 2020, and the Alliant Energy C…