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Middleton senior post player Cole Jordee was forced to watch the closing minutes of the Cardinals’ thrilling season- and Big Eight Conference-opening girls basketball game from the bench on Tuesday night. Jordee picked up her fifth foul in the final minute of regulation, and like... + continue reading
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Kevin Bavery grabbed one sheet after another from the cluttered desk inside his second floor classroom. Each piece of paper contained information about one of his Middleton boys basketball players. Heights, weights, years in school, etc. And as Bavery — Middleton’s ninth year coach... + continue reading
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It was one of the most amazing seasons in school history. One that will be marveled at for years to come. Middleton boys volleyball senior outside hitter James Caldwell produced a season unlike many before him, leading the Cardinals to a Big Eight Conference title and a trip to state. And that... + continue reading
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Middleton’s girls volleyball team was young, inexperienced and unknown when the 2014 season began. By the end of the year, the Cardinals were a group of battle-tested veterans capable of anything. That’s why Middleton fared extremely well when it came time for postseason awards.... + continue reading
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The end result wasn’t what anybody had hoped for. But there were plenty of bright spots for Middleton’s hockey team in its season-opener last Saturday. The host Cardinals fell to Mequon Homestead, 3-2, in overtime. The Highlanders Joey Hobbs got the game-winner early in overtime.... + continue reading

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Wednesday, 05/11/14
Shall the City of Middleton Storm Water Utility be permitted to charge customers of the Storm Water Utility an annual charge up to $15.00 per equivalent runoff unit for each property for maintenance of existing storm water management facilities without reducing the levy limit for the charges of the... + continue reading
Thursday, 16/10/14
The back and forth political fight over voter ID took a surprising turn late last week when the U.S. Supreme Court ordered that the photo ID requirement will not be in effect for the November 4 General Election.  The decision irked Republicans and caused Democrats to celebrate. Meanwhile, it... + continue reading
Thursday, 16/10/14
The Middleton City Council in its first budget meeting swiftly authorized a proposed annual budget for publication.  A summary of all budgets is published on page 21 of this edition.  The city will hold a public hearing on November 6 to consider residents’ input before voting on a... + continue reading

Sports

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Wednesday, 26/11/14
Middleton senior post player Cole Jordee was forced to watch the closing minutes of the Cardinals’ thrilling season- and Big Eight Conference-opening girls basketball game from the bench ... + continue reading

Schools

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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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Friday, 31/10/14
Ashley Kinart Named Brewmaster at Capital Brewery “When I made my first beer here, a lot of people asked me if I was doing it to empower women,” says Ashley Kinart. “My answer was... + 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, 12/11/14
The parenting books didn’t say anything about orcs. I was pretty sure my daughter would start crying when he came loping toward us, his back hunched, his low-hanging hand clutching an axe, his... + continue reading
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Friday, 24/10/14
Socrates said: “I know that I know nothing.” It was a claim that famously made him the wisest man in all of Greece, because he at least knew one more thing than everyone else. My first... + 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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