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Middleton’s boys and girls cross country teams have been models of consistency for years now. They’ve been dominant forces in the Big Eight Conference. They’ve shined in the postseason and been staples at the state meet. But the 2014 Cardinals might be poised for their greatest... + continue reading
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Green and growing. Young and improving. That’s the story for Middleton’s girls swimming team this fall. And the talented Cardinals took a big step in the right direction last Tuesday. Middleton overcame fatigue from a busy schedule and edged upstart Madison Memorial, 86-84. “I... + continue reading
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Ben Kollasch will head to the postseason soccer meeting on Monday. And Middleton’s boys soccer coach will do so amid far more uncertainty than existed two short weeks ago. Kollasch’s Cardinals fell to Madison West, 2-1, last Tuesday. The loss dropped the Cardinals into a third place... + continue reading
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MADISON — Friday couldn't arrive soon enough. That’s how each and every member of Middleton’s football team felt this week. The Cardinals were coming off their first loss of the season, a humbling setback in Sun Prairie on Sept. 19. And Middleton couldn’t wait to make... + continue reading
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There is going to be pain each and every round. This much Loren Skibba knows. But when there’s gain, the discomfort can quickly be forgotten. And Wednesday was certainly one of those days for Skibba, Middleton’s brilliant junior golfer. Skibba had a day to remember at the Big Eight... + continue reading

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Sunday, 07/09/14
  A man whose body was discovered at the City of Middleton’s municipal airport Friday appears to have died by suicide, according to the Dane County Medical Examiner’s Office. According to Sgt. Jessica Quamme, Middleton officers were called to the Middleton Municipal Airport, 8300... + continue reading
Friday, 05/09/14
Correction to City Planning TIF article: This week's print edition included an article about two TIF requests that were approved by the Middleton Plan Commission.  Incorrect information was reported about the project at Aspen Commons.  The project involves the construction of an... + continue reading
Thursday, 28/08/14
While questions of race, lethal force and police accountability continue to rage in Ferguson, Missouri following the fatal shooting of Michael Brown, the Middleton Police Department is making clear that it has already taken extensive steps to document its officers’ interactions with the... + continue reading

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Monday, 29/09/14
Middleton’s boys and girls cross country teams have been models of consistency for years now. They’ve been dominant forces in the Big Eight Conference. They’ve shined in the... + continue reading

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Monday, 19/05/14
  Third- and fourth-graders at Elm Lawn had a special visitor last month. Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker stopped by and talked to approximately 200 students about state government for more... + continue reading

In Business

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Wednesday, 06/08/14
If you want to ruin a dinner party, just bring up Monsanto. Like politics and religion before it, the world’s largest seed company is a topic notorious for starting arguments. To critics of... + continue reading

Obituaries

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Wednesday, 06/11/13
Edward Heinrich Hoch passed away Sunday October 27, 2013.  Edward was born in Kirkwood, Missouri on July 6, 1921 to Edward J. & Ida (Weiss) Hoch. While Ed was still a boy, his family moved... + continue reading
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Wednesday, 04/09/13
Raphael J. “Bud” Nonn, 81, of Lower Burrell, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013, in Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, surrounded by his family. He was born in Madison, Wis., Sept.... + continue reading

The Geiger Counter

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Wednesday, 06/08/14
One of my friends was raised by wolves, and he turned out just fine. So why, if he became a contributing member of society, does everyone fret about parenting? Scaring people into thinking they... + continue reading
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Wednesday, 25/06/14
Mark Koeppl is reclining on a shaded porch, looking out over a barnyard where an old, deaf potbellied pig dozes beneath a big red barn. Black and white striped Dominique chickens – a rare bird... + continue reading

In Brief

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Tuesday, 12/11/13
A local man who hoped to avoid having his name listed in this newspaper’s court report, which usually runs near the back of the newspaper, has found his way onto the front page after being... + continue reading
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Wednesday, 06/11/13
From the desk of Pamela Westby, director of the Middleton Public Library: Preprinted income tax forms will no longer be available at Middleton Public Library in 2014. The late release of printed... + continue reading

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