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  SUN PRAIRIE — The best player on Ashley Field was also the last to leave Friday night. And he didn’t go empty handed. Sun Prairie’s massive defensive tackle Devin Webster exited with what’s called the “Hog Hammer” — a large sledge hammer that... + continue reading
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The names changed. Boy, did they ever change. Amazingly, though, the results never did. And that’s why Middleton’s girls golf team was a giddy bunch Wednesday evening. The Cardinals won the Beloit Triangular with a team score of 166. Sun Prairie was second at 194, while the host... + continue reading
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Ben White couldn’t wait to start getting answers. When he did, Middleton’s boys volleyball coach liked what he discovered. The Cardinals went to the power-packed Racine Invite last Saturday and met some of the state’s elite teams. Middleton more than held its own, going 2-1-1 on... + continue reading
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Progress. Growth. Improvement. That’s what Franco Marcos is hoping to get with his extremely young Middleton girls volleyball team. And that’s exactly what the Cardinals gave their head coach last week. Middleton opened the week with a tough, 3-0, loss to Verona last Tuesday. But the... + continue reading
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There was plenty of enthusiasm from Day One. There was excitement, eagerness, anticipation. But even for the greatest optimist inside Middleton’s boys soccer program, the Cardinals’ remarkable start has to come as a surprise. Middleton won two more Big Eight Conference games last... + 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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Saturday, 20/09/14
  SUN PRAIRIE — The best player on Ashley Field was also the last to leave Friday night. And he didn’t go empty handed. Sun Prairie’s massive defensive tackle Devin Webster... + 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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