Community

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Battle of the Bulbs Holiday Light Tour kicks off December 16th

It’s time once again for the Battle of the Bulbs Holiday Light Tour, sponsored by the Mazomanie Chamber of Commerce.  Light displays in Black Earth and Mazomanie will be chosen to be included on a map and residents are encouraged to vote for their favorites in each community.  Maps will be available Dec. 16 and ballots must be completed by Dec.

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Dec

Coffee with a cop

Coffee With a Cop is a monthly meeting with the public between the Black Earth Police Department, in partnership with the Dane County Sherriff’s Office. It is held the 2nd Thursday of each month in the Black Earth municipal building, from 9-11 a.m. Join your neighbors and police officers for conversation and information.

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Dec

Local author completes book on Mazomanie Civil War Veterans

Mazomanie historian Frank E. Wolf, after four years of research, has completed his sixth book of local history. It is devoted to the civil war veterans of Mazomanie. 

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Dec

Iron Horse Cornet Band, a community institution, to perform December 14th

Just over 20 years ago, Town of Black Earth resident Jim Schroeder had a hankering to pick up the drum sticks he had laid down as an 18-year-old. And he thought others might like to pick up their possibly rusty abilities and collaborate with him in making music. 

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Dec

George Culver Community Library becoming a reality in Sauk City


Ground was broken for the future George Culver Community Library in Sauk City on Thursday, Dec 5. Craig Culver made an appearance, talking about how it all started with the first Culvers just down the street. Photo by Shelly Granberg

Ground was broken for the future George Culver Community Library in Sauk City on Thursday, Dec 5. Craig Culver made an appearance, talking about how it all started with the first Culvers just down the street.

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Dec

Iron Amethyst Inn sparkles during grand opening

The Iron Amethyst Inn in Mazomanie had its grand opening on Saturday, Nov. 30. Owners Jennifer and Justin Martinez welcomed residents.

Top, the Equestrian Rose Room is one of five bedrooms guests can stay in at the Inn.

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05
Dec

Santa comes to Wisconsin Heights, kids take hay rides in the snow

Wisconsin Heights students arrived about 1:00 p.m. last weekend and sang Christmas Carols while children decorated Christmas Cookies with the help of the Black Earth Chamber of Commerce. Santa arrived and Hay rides began at 1:30 p.m.

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05
Dec

Mazo Music Conservancy concert Friday

The Mazomanie Music Conservancy will present another installment of their free music concert series “Another Friday Night in Downtown Mazo” this Friday, Dec. 6th. The evening begins at 6:00 p.m. with the house band, Staff Infection, playing some old country hits, along with Irish, Cajun, and folk ballads.

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Dec

Changes coming to Sauk Prairie, Mazomanie, Black Earth libraries

Striking a balance between user familiarity and access to more powerful tools is always a challenge when dealing with software upgrades, and a new version of the software that drives LINKcat accomplishes both.

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05
Dec

My Neighbor In Need

My Neighbor In Need has a website along with this news article, which connects those who have a need with those who wish to fulfill this need.

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