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Mother, army pivotal in major general’s success - Daily Union
WHITEWATER — U.S. Army Major General Marcia Anderson spoke at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Wednesday. sharing her journey toward reaching one of the highest-ranking positions in the military. Visiting as part of the campus’ Women in ...
Local golfers compete at Portage Invite - Daily Union
PORTAGE — The Jefferson High School girls’ golf team finished 13th at the Portage Invite Wednesday. The Eagles shot 481 at the Portage Country Club while Verona and medalist Jessica Reinecke ran away with the team title with a 327. Fort Atkinson also ...
Jefferson, Fort open season at Burlington - Daily Union
BURLINGTON — The 2014 high school girls’ volleyball season got under way for a pair of local teams Wednesday, as Jefferson and Fort Atkinson each participated in the Burlington Tournament. While both teams went 0-2 in pool play, the Eagles did win the ...
Exciting STEM careers and opportunities aplenty in the Navy - Daily Union
(BPT) - There’s a big push for students to excel in the subjects of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), and for good reason. The careers available to students pursuing degrees in these areas present students with plenty of exciting and ...
Fact or fiction? What you need to know about today's TVs - Daily Union
(BPT) - By this time every year, TV manufacturers have released their new lineups - complete with the newfangled technologies and new looks. After months of seeing prototypes and concepts, now is the time when TV lovers can get their hands on these models ...
The growing burden of diabetes - Daily Union
(BPT) - Next time you're looking around in a crowd, there is something you won't see that will be there - Type 2 diabetes. Most Americans have heard of the condition, but very few understand just how prevalent it has become across the nation. In fact, Type ...
Burnt-out Anchor Inn demolished - Daily Union
NEWVILLE — Owners of the Anchor Inn say they eventually will reopen the popular Lake Koshkonong tavern that was damaged in a fire earlier this month. An early morning fire on Monday, Aug. 4, consumed much of the structure at 718 East State Highway 59 ...
Bike trail opening at Zeloski Marsh - Daily Union
LAKE MILLS — A new 2.5-mile recreational trail on the Zeloski Marsh Unit of the Lake Mills Wildlife Area in Jefferson County is slated to open Monday, Sept. 1. The new trail segment will connect a planned Jefferson County London Road bicycle route with ...
Norbert Paul Ready, 88, Fort Atkinson - Daily Union
Norbert Paul Ready, 88, Fort Atkinson, died on Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, at the Fort Memorial Hospital. Norbert (known by his family and friends as Norbie or Norb) was born on May 7, 1926, in Watertown, the son of the late Thomas and Julia (McGrath) Ready.
Roberta 'Bert' Marie Juckett, 73, Whitewater - Daily Union
WHITEWATER — Roberta “Bert” Marie Juckett, 73, of Whitewater, passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, at the Fort Memorial Hospital in Fort Atkinson. Bert was born in Whitewater, on July 7, 1941, the daughter of Robert and Dorothy (Reese) Gehri.