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Thu
03
Nov

MHS to present “The Bullying Collection”

Tickets are on sale now for the fall play "The Bullying Collection." About 30 high school students are producing this show, which is a series of short plays that take a broad look at bullying. 

Thu
03
Nov

Demolition of old county jail nearly complete

The jail and sheriff’s quarters that opened in 1916 and stood behind the courthouse were nearly gone as of last week and,  in their place, a new sallyport and office space for the Sheriff’s Department. Much of the demolition was completed last week. 

Wed
26
Oct

Plans for future fairgrounds development are unveiled

by Keri Solis

Marquette County Economic Development and Tourism Coordinator

Wed
26
Oct

Montello Masonic Lodge #141 Donates FST Unit

Last week, representatives of the Montello Masonic Lodge #141 presented a Fire Suppression Tool (FST) to the Montello Police Department.  The fire suppression tool is a game changer that could potentially help Montello police officers save lives and property.  Police officers are often the first on scene at a fire but may lack resources to suppr

Thu
20
Oct

Weekend fire destroys home in Westfield

The Marquette County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call at 2:31PM regarding a structure fire at 629 S. Charles St. in Westfield. Village of Westfield Fire Department, along with fire departments from Town of Westfield, Town of Springfield, Town of Newton, Oxford, Montello, Coloma, along with a Wautoma Fire Department Ladder Truck were paged.

Thu
20
Oct

Endeavor/Moundville Fire Dept. promotes safety message

In the State of Wisconsin, Governor Tony Evers has proclaimed October 15th, 2022 to be Slow Down Mover Over Day.  This proclamation is intended to raise awareness to citizens and visitors of the State of Wisconsin to slow down and/or move over when passing emergency vehicles or roadway maintenance vehicles that have their warning lights activate

Thu
20
Oct

Brakebush wins 2022 Wisconsin Family Business of the Year award in “Large” category

Judges choose Brakebush due to generosity during the pandemic and family members playing pivotal roles in the company.

Thu
13
Oct

Old jail demolition begins

The jail and sheriff’s quarters that opened in 1916 and which stands behind the courthouse will soon be gone and, in its place, a new sally port and space for the Sheriff’s Department.  Plans have been in the works for this change for years beginning as far back as 1997. 

Thu
13
Oct

Calico Capers Quilt Guild to host Show

The Calico Capers Quilt Guild is sponsoring the Scrap Happy Quilt Show on Saturday, October 15th, in the Montello High School Gym, 222 Forest Lane in Montello. The event runs from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Thu
06
Oct

2022 Westfield Homecoming Court

Westfield Area High School will be celebrating Homecoming this week with a number of fun activities happening throughout the week. The Homecoming Parade will be held at 2pm on Friday, October 7, followed by the football game against the Montello/Princeton/Green Lake Phoenix at 7pm.

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