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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 ...

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

The district is also asking voters for $930000 annually to operate the proposed $33.5 million elementary school in Cottage Grove.

'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 ...

Post prom party planned for Monona Grove High School

Juniors and seniors at Monona Grove High School will experience “An Evening in the Emerald City” at this year's prom, to be held Saturday, May 4, at the high ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Kyle Nett delivers at crunch time as Monona Grove tops Stoughton in boys basketball

MONONA — An offensive rebound and two free throws might not seem like a highlight-reel moment.

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.

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.

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 ...

Monona Grove basketball standout McKenna Warnock nears college announcement

Stanford, Arizona, Marquette, Iowa and the University of Wisconsin made her final list.

Monona Grove School Board deadlocks on 'To Kill a Mockingbird,' postpones decision

The Monona Grove School Board was at an impasse Wednesday night on whether “To Kill a Mockingbird” should remain in the district's curriculum for the ...

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.

Monona Grove School District ponders construction, remodeling for growing enrollment

An advisory committee tasked with helping the Monona Grove School Board manage growing enrollment will soon start narrowing recommendations for ...

Monona Grove names new coaches for girls volleyball, girls swimming, girls golf

Melissa Hahn takes over the Silver Eagles' volleyball program after coaching at Watertown. Kelly Engbring is named the girls swimming coach and Matt ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 Community Calendar | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

Friday, April 5. 4:30-7:30 p.m., all-you-can-eat fish fry, Immaculate Heart of Mary Church and School, 4913 Schofield St., Monona. Carryout 4:30-7 p.m., dine in ...

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.

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 ...

Boys, girls both win at Fort Atkinson | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

Six event victories helped the Monona Grove High School boys track and field team defeat Fort Atkinson and Stoughton in an April 16 triangular meet in Fort ...

2019-20 school calendar adopted | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

The Monona Grove School District e 2019-20 calendar is set, with students first reporting for classes Tuesday, Sept. 3.

Mother wants Monona Grove High School to give son athletic letter - WISC-TV3

A mother said the Monona Grove School District is denying her son a varsity football letter after he cursed at the coach following the team's loss.

PREP GIRLS BASKETBALL: Sauk Prairie routed in season opener at Monona Grove  WiscNews

The Sauk Prairie High School girls basketball team couldn't do anything to slow McKenna Warnock and Monona Grove on Friday night.

Teacher urges district to be competitive with pay

Cottage Grove School teacher Beth Schieferdecker expressed concern Feb. 13 that the Monona Grove School District needs to be more competitive with pay to ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Peighton power | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

Sophomore Peighton Nelson has always displayed an enormous amount of competitive fire when she is running cross country, playing basketball or ...

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 ...

MG blows by Monroe | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

All season long, Monona Grove High School baseball coach Kevin Connor has relied on the arms of Brady Gerothanas and Mike Zande to take up the pitching ...

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 ...

Vic clicks at House on the Rock | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

After shooting a front nine that included a double bogey and triple bogey, Monona Grove High School boys golfer Vic Banovetz found his stroke on the back nine ...

'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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

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, ...

Cocaine, cash seized at house | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

A raid on a Cottage Grove house early May 9 led to the arrest of one man and the seizure of drugs, a gun and lots of cash.

Women's a cappella group to perform Monday | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

Jordan Gerlach performed with the Monona Grove High School Silver Connection show choir for four years. The following year, at UW-Madison, she was one of ...

CBD store opens on Broadway | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

Cannabidiol (CBD) seems to be everywhere. CBD Farmacy opened in Monona in March, and there are plans for two other stores to open soon.

WWII vets to serve as parade marshals | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

Veterans of World War II will be honored as grand marshals in Monday's 64th annual Memorial Day parade in Monona. Special thanks will be given to veterans ...

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 ...

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.

Mary Ann (Hatzinger) Britt - WISC - WISC-TV3

MONONA-Mary Ann (Hatzinger) Britt, age 73, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Friday, Feb. 22, 2019.

PREP BOYS SOCCER: Baraboo runs into tough Monona Grove team  WiscNews

MONONA — The Baraboo boys soccer team knew it was in for a challenge on Saturday.

Warnock, MG outlast Crusaders | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

While Monona Grove High School girls basketball coach Tyler Kuehl was away to be with his wife who gave birth to a baby boy earlier in the day, the reins.

Bullis, Paul Michael

JANESVILLE—Paul Michael Bullis died on Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, at Janesville Mercy Hospital, surrounded by his family who loved him greatly. He passed ...

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 ...

Blackhawks batter Silver Eagles in season finale | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

The Monona Grove High School softball team allowed 19 Blackhawk hits as Fort Atkinson romped to a 13-3 victory in a May 14 Badger South Conference ...

TDS contractors to begin making repairs | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

Repairs to damaged yards by a private contractor are slowly beginning to be made, a village official said.

Carter, William Nolan "Bill"

OREGON—William Nolan “Bill” Carter, age 66, of the Town of Dunn, passed away on Saturday, March 16, 2019. He was born on Oct. 13, 1952, in Madison, the ...

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 ...

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."

Burn Boot Camp enjoying early success | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

Burn Boot Camp, a fitness center catering to busy women, is up and running at the former Ben Franklin store in the Lake Edge Shopping Center on Monona ...

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 ...

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 ...

Boys eighth, girls 10th at Midwest Invite | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

The best high school cross-country runners gathered Saturday for the Midwest Invitational at the Blackhawk Golf Course in Janesville, and the Monona Grove ...

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 ...

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.

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.

Pair charged with robbing businesses | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

A federal grand jury in the Western District of Wisconsin returned indictments against a man and woman allegedly involved in a handful of area robberies.

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.

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.

Distillery begins limited operations in village | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

Small batch craft spirits aren't the order of the day yet, but the three partners in a new distillery have high hopes that it won't be too long.

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.

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.

Johnson, John Clifford

BYRON CENTER, Mich.—On Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, John Clifford Johnson slipped peacefully into the arms of his loving Savior, Jesus Christ. John, known as ...

Four Silver Eagles named to first team | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

Two talented and respected seniors on the Monona Grove High School boys soccer team ended their careers with selection to the All-Badger South Conference ...

Turnbull, William "Bruce"

PORTAGE—William “Bruce” Turnbull passed peacefully at home on Dec. 1, 2018, with his wife, Rhonda, by his side. He was born in Pittsburgh, Pa., the eldest ...

LIST: Local Memorial Day parades, services  WMTV

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

Long-time Monona Grove youth football coach dies unexpectedly

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

Updated: Team-by-team 2018 football schedules for each conference in the area and region

2018 prep football schedules for every varsity team in the area and region:

WIAA state boys swimming preview: Madison West, three-time defending champ Monona Grove are favored

A slew of area individuals are expected to make news on Friday and Saturday, including Monona Grove's 11-time champ, Ben McDade.

'Loving, silly girl who loved to give hugs' is dead after being shot on Madison's East Side

Friends and family are mourning the death of a 15-year-old girl who died after she was shot on Madison's East Side last week, remembering her as a promising ...

Fourth place finish for boys, girls in Whitewater

Payton Jenks-Recker, the winner of the vault at the WIAA Division 2 gymnastics meet earlier this month, apparently likes being atop the podium.

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.

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 ...

Map offers bigger picture of regional growth | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

As Dane County's cities and villages continue to rapidly grow within its 1238 square miles, keeping track of all the new development can be difficult.

Two seek town judge post | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

Sheryl K. Albers-Anders and April Hammond-Archibald are seeking a four-year term as the municipal judge for the Town of Cottage Grove after incumbent Beth ...

Students raise more than $200,000 for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Wisconsin  WEAU

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) -- A dozen Madison-area students raised more than $200,000 in the fight against blood cancers for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society ...

Mexican restaurant to open in Cottage Grove | Monona / Cottage Grove Herald-Independent

Greywolf Partners Inc., a full *service* commercial real estate company with headquarters in Milwaukee and executive offices in Sun Prairie, announced the ...

More changes coming to Lake Edge Shopping Center

Another pair of new stores is coming is the Lake Edge Shopping Center at Monona Drive and Buckeye Road.

Body found in Marshall identified as Cottage Grove man and Diane Graff. The body of a Cottage Grove man reported missing was found a week later in a cornfield near ...

PREP GIRLS BASKETBALL: Roth, Yelk earn honorable mention for Portage  Portage Daily Register

The Portage girls basketball team experienced its fair share of ups and downs this season, but one of the things the Warriors could count on all season long was ...

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.

'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 ...

Candidate Q&A: Fitchburg City Council District 4, Seat 8

Two political newcomers are vying for the District 4, Seat 8 spot on the Fitchburg City Council in the April 2 election. The term is for one year.

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