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Geiger's new family farm book sells internationally, enters second printing

A box of old family pictures and the records kept by two generations of farm women turned into a treasure trove for Corey Geiger. Read more

Storage facility may go in former ShopKo area

A company is looking to purchase and redevelop the former Shopko building in Fort Atkinson into a state-of-the-art, climate-controlled and … Read more

Jefferson County seeks broadband grants

JEFFERSON — A partnership with Bertram and Netwurz to seek broadband grants to assist Jefferson County with internet coverage in rural area… Read more


With reunion postponed, Class of 71 shares stories from an iconic year

Fort Atkinson High School’s Class of 1971 was an extremely close-knit class and it continues to be. Read more

City will annex space for new housing development

Territory along Banker Road for a planned residential neighborhood will now be annexed into the City of Fort Atkinson. Read more



Jefferson Speedway: Nottestad continues to stake claim for record championship

CAMBRIDGE — Five time Late Model track champion, Dale Nottestad, continued to stake his claim for a record sixth championship on Saturday n… Read more


NCAA hoops: Lake Mills graduate Mark Darnall excited for first season at Eastern Washington

Mark Darnall has spent the last decade working his way up the food chain. Read more


Softball: Agnew's unlikely opportunity ends with Hall of Fame induction

Jeff Agnew called becoming the Fort Atkinson head softball coach 28 years ago an unlikely opportunity. Read more


Softball: Beck, Roughen selected as WFSCA's Players of the Year

Jefferson's Beck and Lake Mills' Roghen take home Player of the Year honors in Division 2 and Division 3.  Read more


The Finals: Bucks' 50-year wait ends with a title behind 50 from Giannis

Milwaukee wins first NBA Finals in 50 years with 50-point performance from superstar Giannis.  Read more




60th anniversary

Glenn and Shirley Niederwerfer, of Jefferson, celebrate their 60th anniversary today, March 25. They were married March 25, 1961, at St. Ma… Read more


50th wedding anniversary

Wayne and Paulette (Banasik) Crook of Fort Atkinson will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on March 20, 2021. They were married at S… Read more


Happy 60th anniversary

Jerry and Marilyn Keiser of Cambridge (formerly Jefferson) recently celebrated their 60th anniversary in the sunny south. They were married… Read more


65th Wedding Anniversary

James and Janet Watson are celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary today, Feb. 25, 2021. The couple, from Fort Atkinson, were married in… Read more

County Legion meeting set Feb. 18

JEFFERSON — The Jefferson County American Legion meeting will be held at the Jefferson Legion Post 167 at 321 North St. on Feb. 18 at 7 p.m… Read more


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Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 90s and lows in the mid 60s.

Cloud Coverage:40%
Wind:WSW at 11 mph
Chance of Rain:15%
UV Index:8 Very High
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