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A $6,000 Herb Kohl Educational Foundation 2020 Teacher Fellowship has been awarded to Sara Lawman, teacher at Chilton Area Catholic School in Chilton. Read more

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With many students and parents rethinking educational plans for the near future because of the pandemic, Lakeshore Technical College in Cleveland has taken steps to eliminate barriers in the a… Read more

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Action was taken on upgrading the Information Technology (IT) components required for city operation at the June 2 meeting of the Chilton Common Council. Read more

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Scoops Ice Cream House in Chilton had a cow greeting people last Saturday, handing out items to kids and families as June Dairy Month observances continued throughout the state.               … Read more

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The City of New Holstein’s heavy refuse drop-off is scheduled for this Saturday, June 27 from 7 a.m. to noon at the Public Works garage off Taft Avenue on the far northeast end of the city. Read more

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Results of surveys regarding re-opening school this fall that were sent to Kiel Area School District staff and parents were discussed during the June 17 Board of Education meeting, Read more

Officials of Cristo Rey Ranch in Mount Calvary have reported the theft of hundreds of dollars worth of hay along with other items from its barn—including security cameras. Read more

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A group of more than 30 people recently hiked a portion of the Ice Age Trail in Walla Hi County Park east of Kiel. They also took part in a dedication of a bench on top of Slab Hill. The hike … Read more

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A Black Lives Matter protest took place at the intersection of Main and Madison streets in Chilton on Friday, June 19 starting at noon. June 19 is Juneteenth, a day celebrating the end of slav… Read more

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At the Chilton School District monthly regular board meeting, Superintendent Sue Kaphingst reviewed open enrollment requests into and out of the district for the 2020-’21 school year, stating … Read more

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As part of a comprehensive response to the COVID-19 outbreak, Ascension Wisconsin facilities in northeast Wisconsin—including Ascension Calumet Hospital in Chilton—have evaluated and updated v… Read more

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Chilton High School officials have produced large banners with photos of members of the Class of 2020. The banners are lining the drive in front of the High School. CHS officials said recently… Read more

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Organizers of the Kiel Community Picnic announced today that the 2020 Kiel Community Picnic has been cancelled over public safety concerns related to the coronavirus pandemic. Read more

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Calumet County Fair officials announced this week that the fair scheduled for Labor Day weekend each year will not be held this year because of continuing concerns over the coronavirus. Read more

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In an unfortunate sign of the times, even the Chilton Tiger mascot outside the High School is playing it safe and wearing a mask.                                                Read more

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Members of the Manitowoc County Expo-Ice Center Board and staff said they have been closely monitoring the COVID-19 data from local, state, and federal health officials in recent months. Read more

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For the first time since COVID-19 sheltering restrictions went into place in March, the Kiel City Council held a “live” regular meeting at the Kiel Community Center June 9. Read more

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Retired Alderman Guy Grube was officially recognized by the City of Kiel for his 20 years of service at the June 9 meeting of the Kiel City Council. Read more

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Area residents who drive along Weber Road northeast of Marytown have seen the “Secret Garden” doorway for years, but it recently received a paint job including some eye-catching purple.       … Read more