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Roberts, Charles W.

COTTAGE GROVE—Charles W. Roberts, age 75, of Cottage Grove, passed from this world to the next on Tuesday, July 16, 2019, at St. Mary's Care Center.

Monona Grove School District seeks new elementary school as part of $57 million referendum

To accommodate an expected growth in enrollment and address capital needs, the Monona Grove School District is asking residents to back a $57 million ...

'To Kill a Mockingbird' remains in Monona Grove curriculum, more books by minority authors added

Following the Monona Grove School District's decision last year to keep "To Kill a Mockingbird" in its curriculum, more books by authors of color are being ...

MG wins big at Model UN conference | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

A refugee crisis from any number of nations in the world is requiring national governments to look closely at their policies, while staying true to the international ...

On the Ballot: Monona Grove School District referenda  WMTV

November 6 is a big day for school referenda across southern Wisconsin. Monona Grove has a referendum on the ballots asking for more than $57 million for ...

Like mother, like daughter | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

Monona Grove High School sophomore Emma Elsberry-Tenebruso was a student of dance for a decade, so it wasn't a total surprise when she auditioned for the ...

Monona Grove School Board votes to retain 'To Kill a Mockingbird' in curriculum

Board members voted 6-1 on Wednesday to retain the Harper Lee novel in the ninth-grade English curriculum while allowing teachers to further examine its ...

Video: Monona Grove's Kyle Nett hits the big free throws

Monona Grove's Kyle Nett made two free throws with 0.6 seconds left to lift the Silver Eagles to a 63-61 victory over Stoughton in a Badger South Conference ...

Monona Grove's Cole Lindwall makes college choice for men's tennis

In his first three seasons, Lindwall qualified for the WIAA Division 1 state tournament in singles.

School district land rezoned | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

Cottage Grove Village Board members voted Monday to rezone 53.7 acres of Monona Grove School District-owned land to accommodate the building of a new ...

Middleton, Monona Grove among school districts taking part in big year for referendums

Of the 61 school districts that will ask voters on Nov. 6 for more money to build and staff facilities, two of the biggest asks will come from districts in the ...

Fair resolution of 'racist' book debate at Monona Grove High School pledged

Monona Grove School Board president Jenifer Smith said the district would fairly resolve the furor over a request to remove "To Kill a Mockingbird" from the ...

High scoring shutouts | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

The wetness, the cold and the wind couldn't stop the Monona Grove High School girls soccer team from piling on the goals April 18 against visiting Badger ...

Photos: Monona Grove vs Stoughton football | High School Football

Monona Grove and Stoughton compete in a Badger South Conference football game at Monona Grove High School in Monona, Wis., Friday, Oct. 5, 2018.

Badgers miss out as Monona Grove's McKenna Warnock commits to Iowa for basketball

Warnock averaged 28.5 points and 12.9 rebounds per game last season as a junior for the Silver Eagles.

Team gets two wins at Verona Invite | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

The Monona Grove High School boys tennis team went 2-1 at Saturday's Verona Invite with wins over Madison Memorial and Madison La Follette, and a defeat ...

Monona Grove's Jordan Bishop, Oregon's John Klus earn top honors on Badger South all-conference football team

Stoughton's Jack Nelson is offensive lineman of the year. Monona Grove's Sam Gronski is defensive lineman of the year.

Sennett Middle School evacuated for suspected gas leak, nothing found, officials say

Sennett Middle School students were evacuated to three different facilities Tuesday morning after a gas-like odor was reported.

Shot putter Williams-Davis, pole vaulter Curatola reach sectionals

Monona Grove High School shot putter and discus thrower Michael Williams-Davis once again represented the boys track and field team in today's WIAA ...

MG well represented at state meet | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

The new, very-talented blood on the Monona Grove High School boys swimming team will have a chance to show what they can do 6:30 p.m. Friday in the WIAA ...

Dane County school districts look to staff-only days, extra minutes to make up for winter weather

As the snow stacked up Tuesday, so did the challenges for Dane County school districts to ensure students meet the state's required instructional hours.

Fast and furious to slow and steady | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

It was like a horse race broke out in the first 18 minutes of the Nov. 21 season opener for the Monona Grove High School boys basketball team against visiting.

Wendt to become a Lion | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

She works hard, and that's why she is sitting here today,” Monona Grove High School girls soccer coach Natasha Lippitt said about senior goalie Sophie Wendt ...

'The Prince & the Pauper' featured at Family Fun Night

PlayTime Productions' version of “The Prince & the Pauper” will be performed Saturday as part of the Family Fun Night at Monona Grove High School.

Storm, Frederick P. "Rick"

MONONA—Frederick P. “Rick” Storm, aka “Floyd”, “Floyder” or “Mayweather,” age 55, of Monona, passed away on Sunday, May 12, 2019, at Agrace ...

17-year-old boy shot on bus in Monona  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

A 16-year-old suspect is at large and one person has been taken to the hospital, Madison police said.

Monona Grove parents' request to remove Harper Lee book denied

A review committee recommended keeping "To Kill a Mockingbird" as required reading at Monona Grove High School, and Superintendent Dan Olson agreed.

Third place at Fort Atkinson | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

Monona Grove High School boys swimming coach Kelly Chadesh knew her team faced a major challenge heading into Saturday's Blackhawk Invite at Fort ...

Graduation 2019: Where and when to catch this year's high school graduations in Dane County

Congratulations to the Class of 2019. While some area high schools have already held commencement ceremonies, most plan to recognize graduates over the ...

Two dozen Madison area high school seniors awarded National Merit scholarships

Two dozen Madison area high school seniors have been chosen to receive National Merit scholarships in the second round of winners announced on ...

Wisconsin's longest-running Memorial Day Parade held in Monona  WMTV

For more than 60 years, Monona has celebrated Memorial Day with a parade, and this year was no different.

Murray, Michael "Mike"

MADISON—Our beloved son, brother, cousin, nephew, and friend, Michael John Murray, passed away on Monday, March 4, 2019, at UW Hospital, surrounded ...

Wisconsin's musical all stars — with a solid pipeline from Monona Grove — continue to pack the house

The Kids From Wisconsin have been playing the Wisconsin State Fair and touring the state for nearly 50 years.

Andrew McKinney Looking to Bring his Unique Experiences, Skills to Monona Grove School Board

Andrew McKinney has spent a good portion of his career and adult life teaching students, coaching kids, mentoring young people, and fighting for children.

Student raises funds to battle blood cancers | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

Samantha Probelsky has a full plate. A junior at Monona Grove High School, she maintains a high GPA, is involved in athletics and holds down a part-time job.

A game of bruises and baskets | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

When the Monona Grove High School girls basketball team takes on Badger South foe Stoughton, it always knows what it's up again.

School safety grants awarded to 16 southern Wisconsin districts, private schools

Almost $4 million in state funds were awarded to 89 school districts and private schools in Wisconsin Thursday, the latest round of school safety grants ...

Seniors win final home game over Fort | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

Imagine playing your final regular season home baseball game with the players and fans cheering you on as you step to the plate.

One afternoon, two champions | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

Her voice was a little bit hoarse from shouting encouragement at her team, and her eyes appeared misty from joy as Monona Grove High School girls ...

Warnock buckets 41, Silver Eagles get past Panthers | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

McKenna Warnock may be graduating this year and heading off next season to Iowa to play women's college basketball, but Monona Grove High School girls ...

Sixth place showing for girls' relay team | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

After winning the Badger Conference championship and the WIAA Division 1 sectionals, the Monona Grove High School girls track and field 4x800 relay team ...

New planner to begin April 15 | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

An urban planning and design manager working in Arlington, Virginia, will be the new city planner and assistant economic development director in Monona.

Wimmler, Charles “Chip”

COTTAGE GROVE—Charles “Chip” Wimmler, of Cottage Grove, passed away unexpectedly a week after his 56th birthday on Thursday, June 27, 2019, from ...

Students briefly evactuated due to smoke at Monona Grove High School  WMTV

MONONA, Wis. (WMTV)---The Monona Police Chief says that a fan belt on the roof of Monona Grove High School burned, causing some smoke to fill the school ...

Prep football preview: Defending Badger South champion Monona Grove reloads for another title chase

Stoughton and Watertown are the preseason favorites to challenge MG in the conference race.

Trummer, Stephen Mark

MONONA—Stephen Mark “Steve” Trummer, age 62, passed away on Feb. 4, 2019, at UW Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Appleton, ...

Cottage Grove residents want high school considered for village

More than a dozen Cottage Grove residents voiced support for the Monona Grove School Board to consider moving Monona Grove High School to the village ...

Monona Grove students prepare to perform 'Big Fish'

Students at Monona Grove High School have been hard at work preparing for this year's musical.

McCulloch, Michael Alan "Mike" "Cully"

COTTAGE GROVE—Michael Alan “Mike” “Cully” McCulloch, age 61, passed away unexpectedly while competing in the Ironman 70.3 Triathlon on Sunday, June ...

Parents appeal decision that keeps 'To Kill a Mockingbird' in Monona Grove curriculum

The Monona Grove School Board will hear an appeal next month after a complaint seeking to remove Harper Lee's novel “To Kill a Mockingbird” from the school ...

Monona Grove's Jake Schroeckenthaler plans to continue athletic career at Viterbo University

Former Monona Grove athlete Jake Schroeckenthaler, who will be a freshman at Viterbo University, is listed on the V-Hawks' roster for men's golf in 2018-19.

MGHS students help share extracurricular history | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

Members of Monona Grove High School's National Honor Society (NHS) volunteered their time last month to help gather information and load data to the ...

Former high school band keeps on playing | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

It's 45 years and counting for a garage band that made its debut at the 1973 Monona Grove High School talent show.

Monona Grove high school students craft paper dress with edge for literacy fundraiser

Students from a Monona Grove alternative high school modeled around project-based learning and public *service* are putting their training to the test Saturday in ...

As it happened: 2019 Wisconsin Sports Awards  WTMJ

See all the winners much more from the 2019 Wisconsin Sports Awards.

Best in Badger Conference | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

Two first-place finishes, three second-places and two thirds were enough for the Monona Grove High School boys tennis team to walk away with the Badger ...

Lunder, David Lee

MONONA / BELLEVILLE, Mich.—David Lee Lunder, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019. He was born Feb. 13, 1958, in Madison, to James and Evelyn ...

Charging racism, Cottage Grove parents want Harper Lee book barred from classroom

To Cottage Grove parents Tujama and Jeannine Kameeta, whose son is a freshman at Monona Grove HS, the novel "provides no educational value."

Four area students chosen for Kids from Wisconsin

One out of nine members of the Kids from Wisconsin's 50th anniversary troupe have ties to Cottage Grove and Monona.

Memorial Day Closings, Events | List

Government: Madison, Dane County and state offices will be closed Monday. Metro Transit: Buses will follow a holiday schedule with reduced *service* Monday.

Teacher and WWII hero Dutch Durnford and the student he never forgot - WISC-TV3

George "Dutch" Durnford saved a pilot's life in WWII. But it's the life of a student of his at Monona Grove High School he wants to remember.

Monona Grove schools ban racist gang symbols  Wisconsin State Journal

MONONA - With racial tension continuing in the Monona Grove School District, middle and high school officials are cracking down on students displaying ...

'Crazy For You' production, staff earn Jerry Awards

The Monona Grove High School production of “Crazy For You” was on the receiving end of several Jerry Awards on June 10 in Madison. The awards encourage ...

MG girls golf qualifies for sectionals | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

Junior Klaire O'Reilly-Dye's 81 tied for the best 18-hole score and helped the Monona Grove High School girls golf team finish third in the WIAA Division 1 ...

From Monona Grove to the prince's palace, 'Cinderella' shows off a new star in Tatyana Lubov

Lubov, a 2011 graduate of Monona Grove High School, stars in the national tour of "Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella" in Madison through Sunday.

Students honored at senior awards ceremony | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

It was a night of honors and accolades for Monona Grove High School seniors, when they gathered May 27 for the annual senior awards recognition ceremony.

Long-time Monona Grove youth football coach dies unexpectedly

Patrick Mackesey, 57, died Sunday from head trauma after falling Saturday outside Hotel RED.

WIAA state track and field meet: Monona Grove's Ali Dorn looks for big things in Division 1 sprints  La Crosse Tribune

MONONA, Wis. — Years from now, Monona Grove High School junior sprinter Ali Dorn will remember all she loves about the moments when it's time to race.

Verhelst, John

MADISON-On June 6, 2019, our loving husband, Dad, Papa, brother, friend and coach, John E. Verhelst, age 70, died peacefully after courageously battling ...

Bostad, Gary Deane

MCFARLAND—Gary Deane Bostad, age 74 of McFarland, died on Tuesday, June 18, 2019, at his home unexpectedly. Gary was born on Aug. 18, 1944, in ...

Students from Beaver Dam participated in Badger Conference Honor Band  Beaver Dam Daily Citizen

Six students from Beaver Dam High School were chosen to participate in the Badger Conference Honor Band earlier this week.

Prep sports: Monona Grove athletics icon John Klement dies at 87

After being named Monona Grove's athletic director before the school opened in 1955, John Klement grew the department unlike anyone else could have.

Gausmann (Archibald/Wohlers), Kelly J.

WATERLOO—Kelly J. (Wohlers) Gausmann, age 57, of Waterloo, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Tuesday, April 30, 2019, at Agrace ...

LIST: Local Memorial Day parades, services  WMTV

Here is a list of Memorial Day parades and services in the area, May 28, 2018.

Monona Grove graduate killed in Afghanistan  Wisconsin State Journal

A Monona Grove High School graduate who joined the Air Force has been killed in Afghanistan, according to a statement released Wednesday from his unit's ...

Students offered plenty of advice at graduation ceremony

Up until a week or so before graduation, members of the Monona Grove High School class of 2017 were set to hear from Paula Wilkins, head coach of ...

Monona's Eric Storms reigns at home on final day of All-City Swim Meet

MONONA — When Eric Storms was 4 years old, he brought his toy Matchbox cars to the Monona Grove High School pool while he watched his older sister, ...

Former lifeguard pleads guilty to taking videos of underage girls

A Cottage Grove man pleaded guilty Monday to secretly video recording four underaged females in the lifeguard locker room at the Monona Grove High School ...

Woman charged with providing gun that 'went off,' killing teen outside convenience store

A Middleton woman was charged Friday with giving a gun to a 15-year-old girl who died after apparently shooting herself outside a Far East Side convenience ...

Paul M. Bullis - WISC - WISC-TV3

JANESVILLE - Paul Michael Bullis died on Saturday, February 16th, 2019 at Janesville Mercy Hospital, surrounded by his family who loved him greatly.

Fundraising effort launched to cover costs of updates to Madison East High field house

Madison East High School began a campaign last week to cover the remaining costs of renovations to the school's field house later this summer, which would ...

Brost named High School Principal of the Year

Monona Grove High School Principal Paul Brost was named High School Principal of the Year for the state of Wisconsin on May 14 by the Association of ...

Phil Hellmuth Remembers Mike “Wisco” Murray, Who Unexpectedly Passed Away at Age 37

On Monday, March 4, 2019, the poker world learned Mike "Wisco" Murray passed away as a result of addiction. Phil Hellmuth remembers his friend.

Kid Vibe looks to inspire others with his music

Hoping to connect to others through his songs, local hip hop artist Austin Sorum of Madison, who performs under the name Kid Vibe, has his music available on ...

8th annual Wisconsin Sports Awards announces nominees  WTMJ

Good Karma Brands is proud to present the 8th Annual Wisconsin Sports Awards nominee announcement, which is sponsored by Wisconsin Distributors.

MG volleyball wins at DeForest | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

After letting the McFarland Spartans slip away during pool play in Saturday's DeForest Invite, the Monona Grove High School volleyball team were determined ...

Madison-area show choirs enjoy ‘Glee’-fueled moment in spotlight  Wisconsin State Journal

For many of the students in area show choirs, "Glee," a cult hit about the struggles and triumphs of a fictional high school glee club, validates their passion.

Excitement over youthful MG girls swimming team | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

While the Monona Grove High School girls swimming team lost its opening season dual meet to Badger South Conference foe Monroe, head coach Amber ...

Pomp and circumstance: Where and when to catch high school graduations in Dane County

While some area high schools have already held commencement ceremonies, most are planning to recognize graduates over the first two weekends in June.

Karen D. Hauge Obituary  Hub City Times

Karen Denice Hauge age 75, of Loyal, WI, passed away at the Marshfield Medical Center in Marshfield, WI surrounded by family on Saturday, July 6, 2019.

Police arrest 15-year-old in accidental Wednesday bus shooting

Police on Thursday arrested a 15-year-old boy who they say accidentally shot two other teenagers Wednesday afternoon on a Madison Metro bus near La ...

Gerlach healed, ready for football | Sports

Talk about a double whammy. Monona Grove High School football wide receiver/tight end Lucas Gerlach saw his junior year fall off the rails when he suffered a ...

Officials ID teen shot, killed at east side gas station - WISC-TV3

The teenager shot at gas station on Madison's east side last week has died, Dane County officials said.

MackFest preps for second year of fun | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

Friends of the late Pat Mackesey are at it again. A memorial golf outing to honor Mackesey – and raise funds for scholarships for local high school students – will ...

Swimming at the center of the McDade family's busy, successful lives

With his family looking on (and helping out), Ben McDade will swim in his final Madison All-City Swim Meet this weekend.

Charges pile up for former lifeguard | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

You would think, in this age of instant communication, a person ought to be able to view a criminal complaint – which is, after all, a public record – without.

MG girls tennis wins 16 flights in Racine | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

The Monona Grove High School girls tennis team earned a combined 16 victories last Saturday to dominate the competition in the seven-team Panther Invite at ...

Hundreds of students honored at Martin Luther King Jr. ceremony

Students received an Outstanding Young Person award Sunday at an annual event hosted by the Urban League of Greater Madison in honor of the civil rights ...

Monona Grove grad Tatyana Lubov will star in 'Cinderella' on nationwide tour

Born Tatyana Nahirniak, she participated in Overture's Tommy Awards for two years and graduated from UW-Stevens Point. Ella is her first major lead role.

Ellenbecker, Anderson set pace in two MG XC wins

The Monona Grove High School boys' cross-country team wants to make a return trip to the WIAA Division 2 state tournament, and Charlie Ellenbecker and ...

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