On Sunday, area families, in observance of Memorial Day weekend, brought flowers and visited with loved ones resting in Milton area cemeteries.
On Sunday, area families, in observance of Memorial Day weekend, brought flowers and visited with loved ones resting in Milton area cemeteries. The three cemeteries in Milton are: Milton Cemetery, North Janesville Street, founded in 1839; Milton Junction Cemetery, 41 N. John Paul Road, found…
When school buildings closed in Milton in March, Milton West Elementary School first-grade teacher Mackensie Wade, like all the district’s teachers, prepared to teach her students from home. Wade said tending to the emotional needs of young students was high on the list of priorities, and, s…
A long-time Milton Department of Public Works employee isn’t at work this week, although it is National Public Works Week. Mike Griffin hasn’t been to work at all this month. That’s not because of the COVID-19 pandemic or a Safer at Home order. After 27 years, Mike retired in April.
School District of Milton Superintendent Rich Dahman has announced that Milton Middle School Assistant Principal Tara Czerwinski will become the new principal of the middle school effective July 1. Czerwinski will be replacing current Principal Matt Biederwolf, who had announced his planned …
The Bank of Milton has announced the distribution of $20,000 in COVID impact grant donations to benefit Milton, Edgerton, and Janesville area families during the COVID-19 crisis.
Gov. Tony Evers on May 11 issued Executive Order #76, relating to a proclamation that the flag of the United States and the flag of the State of Wisconsin be flown at Half-Staff as a mark of respect for Peace Officers who have given their lives in the line of duty.
The Milton Courier and APG Media are providing a free webinar for crisis business marketing in the COVID-19 era, especially timely as business restrictions slowly begin to lift, presented by Emmy-winning marketing expert Ryan Dohrn.
Upon seeing her former Varsity Lanes bowling league buddy through a window at Milton Senior Living, Kathy Falk, standing alongside “Miss Poppy,” her 2-year-old Gypsy Vanner horse, placed her hand on the glass.
The St. Mary’s Knights of Columbus Milton chapter is challenging the Milton community to match its pledge of up to $2,500 with cash donations to the Milton Food Pantry.
With the Milton School District and Rock County canvass of the Spring Election complete, Milton City Clerk Leanne Schoeder last week shared some statistics.
As safer-at-home time grows longer, so, too, does children’s hair. While Milton-based hairstylist Emily Norem, owner of The Catwalk Salon, recommends doing as little as possible to alter your child’s hairstyle, she did offer some basic tips for parents looking to tidy loose ends.
Milton resident Bill Drew remembers life’s stages through computer operating systems: when he lived in Texas and was an owner of an electronics store, he said, Microsoft’s DOS 3.0, introduced in 1984, was popular. By the time he’d moved to Milton, most computers were using Windows 95, releas…
Milton and Milton Township Fire Department issued a burning ban, prohibiting burning debris in barrels, piles on the ground and grass or wooded areas. Chief Ernest Rhodes announced the ban in a statement April 8.
The City of Milton Common Council authorized on April 8 the refinancing, issuance and sale of $4.02 million in general obligation refunding bonds.
The City of Milton Common Council on Wednesday, April 8, adopted a resolution declaring a local state of emergency in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation has released the following information about highway lane and ramp closures, and local roads affected by work being done near I-39/90 underpasses in an around Milton, Edgerton and Janesville.
On April 10, Rock County Dispatch received multiple reports of suspected fraudulent calls from a male subject identifying himself as a sergeant with the Rock County Sheriff’s Office. The impersonator was allegedly attempting to extort money from the victims, but at this time it is not believ…
This year’s Alice in Dairyland finals have been postponed and will not feature any planned public events in Walworth County, but the county will host the finals next year, a spokesman said Friday.
University of Wisconsin at Rock County graduate Steffi Farrey, a liberal studies major from Whitewater who earned an Associate of Arts and Sciences in 2019, has won a national writing competition for the second year in a row.
A UW-Whitewater student died in Milwaukee on Friday after Milwaukee police say a homicide suspect being pursued by U.S. marshals ran a red light and struck her vehicle, also killing the man she was with.
The Emergency COVID-19 Pantry Delivery Program is a collaboration between local pantries and Rock County Council on Aging: Transportation and Mobility Management. The Program will utilize Rock County Transportation vans that normally transport people, but are currently not in use due to the…
Today the Department of Health Services (DHS) announced new tracing mechanisms for local health departments to better track Wisconsin residents who may have been exposed to COVID-19 during Tuesday’s election.
After a storm of confusion Monday, the sun shinned brightly on Tuesday as voters and poll workers moved forward with the statewide spring general election.
Update: Polls are open Tuesday across Wisconsin after the state Supreme Court ruled on Monday that the election must proceed as originally planned.
Congressman Bryan Steil (WI-01) urged Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), Jovita Carranza, to ensure religious organizations and religious nonprofits are eligible for SBA loans to pay workers, rent, and utilities. 39 of Steil’s colleagues joined to support this effort.
Gov. Tony Evers today signed Executive Order 73 calling the Legislature to meet in Special Session on Sat., April 4, 2020 at 4 p.m. to take up changes to the upcoming spring election. Gov. Evers is urging the Legislature to take up legislation allowing an all-mail election, to send a ballot …
The Milton Police Department is investigating a possible police impersonator. On Wednesday, April 1, at 6:15 p.m., a citizen reported that they were pulled over on South Janesville Street in the City of Milton near the Milton House. The car was white and described as similar to a Ford Crown …
After the arrival of COVID-19, Kim Milligan, Janesville, mother of 10, said she, like everyone, noticed TP emptying from retail shelves. A neighbor gave her a 12-pack, saying: “now you have one roll for each member of your family.”
April 2 is the deadline for those interested in obtaining an in-person absentee ballot to cast their vote in advance of the April 7 general election.