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Ben White is one of the state’s best teachers of boys volleyball — both on and off the court. White’s has led Middleton to the state tournament six times since 2006, guided the Cardinals to their only victories ever at state, and helped MHS win eight of the last nine Big Eight... + continue reading
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With a number of talented new faces in the starting lineup, it figures to be awhile before Middleton’s defense reaches its full potential this season. But after Friday’s performance, that could be a scary thought for Cardinals’ opponents. Playing in just the second... + continue reading
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State title. Middleton’s boys cross country team certainly understands those are just words. Nothing more, nothing less at this point in the season. But truthfully, there are no more than a handful of teams in Wisconsin capable of bringing a coveted WIAA Division 1 state championship back... + continue reading
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Five gifted seniors are gone. Several talented newcomers are ready to step in. It’s a year of many unknowns for Middleton’s girls cross country team. But it’s also a year packed with great promise. “Our first expectation would be for continual improvement throughout the... + continue reading
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Middleton’s girls swimming and diving team got off to a terrific start last Friday. The Cardinals notched first place finishes in eight of 11 events and toppled defending Big Eight Conference champion Verona-Mount Horeb, 104-66. V-MH was without standout Beata Nelson, who is swimming... + continue reading

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Monday, 03/08/15
A conversation with Russ  Feingold as he readies for a rematch with Republican Ron Johnson. Middleton Times:  You’re considered a champion of Progressivism.  Some of Wisconsin’s more conservative voters have a negative impression of that word.  What would you like... + continue reading
Tuesday, 24/03/15
There will be two contested Middleton-Cross Plains Area School Board races on the April 7 ballot. In Area 4, which includes the towns of Middleton and Westport, newcomers Todd Smith and Linda Yu will square off. In Area 5, the school board’s central district, incumbent Anne Bauer... + continue reading
Tuesday, 24/03/15
There will be two contested Middleton-Cross Plains Area School Board races on the April 7 ballot. In Area 4, which includes the towns of Middleton and Westport, newcomers Todd Smith and Linda Yu will square off. In Area 5, the school board’s central district, incumbent Anne Bauer... + continue reading

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Tuesday, 01/09/15
Ben White is one of the state’s best teachers of boys volleyball — both on and off the court. White’s has led Middleton to the state tournament six times since 2006, guided 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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Thursday, 02/07/15
When Hong Gao was growing up in Taigu, a county in China’s Shanxi province, she never ate rice. “I remember noodles, dumplings, pancakes from my mother and grandmother,” she... + continue reading

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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, 22/04/15
I wear a lot of khaki. It’s a canvas upon which even the most banal stains take on a romantic hue. Splash coffee, beer and baby food on a white shirt, and you look like either a very simple... + continue reading
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Tuesday, 24/02/15
My wife and I like to eat organic meats and vegetables. Our 10-month-old daughter prefers dog food. Our dining preferences stem from a desire to do what’s best for our bodies and the land.... + 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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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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