Hartford, WI

VIDEO | Hartford celebrates United Way of Washington County

September 30, 2022 – Hartford, WI – Folks in Hartford, WI rolled out the welcome mat and the traditional orange ribbon to welcome United Way of Washington County to its new home at 35 Sell Street. The local non-profit hopped across Highway 60, swapping spaces with ACS. Local...
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Final Dodge County Fair Food Festival Of The Year Is Saturday

(Beaver Dam) The final Fair Food Festival of the 2022 season is taking place Saturday, October 1st. Attendees can enjoy live music, face painting and the numerous food carts and vendors featuring different fair food options. Ben’s Pretzels will be offering take home pretzel kits with an assortment of gourmet...

Suspect accused of stealing from Wisconsin construction site, police find items in the car

LISBON, Wis. (WFRV) – A 22-year-old was arrested after police chased him down and found several items that were reportedly stolen from a construction site. The Waukesha County Sheriff’s Office posted on its Facebook page about a recent arrest following a theft from a construction site. On September 25, deputies responded to a possible theft in progress at a construction site in Lisbon.
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'Inappropriate and appalling:' Downtown West Bend Association bans all political organizations from renting stalls at farmers market

WEST BEND, Wis. (CBS 58) -- All political organizations, affiliates and entities will have their applications for booth and stall rentals at the West Bend Farmers Market (WBFM) denied effective immediately, according to the Downtown West Bend Association's (DWBA) board of directors. This comes after a swastika was seemingly taped...

Deere workers in Wisconsin approve contract

The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) has informed Deere & Company that its production and maintenance employees have voted to ratify a new four-year collective bargaining agreement that covers 900 workers at the John Deere Horicon Works in Horicon, Wis., the Moline-based company announced Friday morning. The...
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Getting ready for Cedarburg Oktoberfest

CEDARBURG, Wis. - You don’t have to go to Germany, or even be German to celebrate the fall tradition of Oktoberfest! Brian Kramp has a preview of what the Festivals of Cedarburg has planned for this weekend’s celebration.

Hartford Union High School names Homecoming King and Queen

September 28, 2022 – Hartford, WI – Jimena Herrera and Jonathan Brown were named Hartford Union High School District’s Homecoming Queen and King. Hartford Union High School celebrated Homecoming Week from September 19-24. The Homecoming Court had been announced HERE.

Second suspect in Schofield beating sentenced

One of two men accused of viciously beating a 52-year-old military veteran outside a Wausau-area tavern will avoid a felony conviction if he complies with the terms of a deferred judgement agreement for one year. Kevin P. Weston, of West Bend, faced a felony charge of substantial battery in connection...
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Orioles, Owls fly into state sectionals

HARTFORD — Slinger’s girls golf program is the new kid on the block. The Owls didn't begin fielding a team until 2017. And when current senior Emma Raimer first arrived in 2019, things weren’t overly intense. “When I was a freshman, it was a lot more recreational,”...

Watertown man receives jail time for abusing wife

JUNEAU—A 57-year-old Watertown man will serve time in jail for misdemeanor battery for abusing his wife. Dennis Saxby entered a no contest plea Tuesday to three misdemeanor counts of battery and two misdemeanor counts of disorderly conduct. A felony physical abuse charge was dismissed but it was read into the record. Dodge County Circuit Court Judge Brian Pfitzinger accepted Saxby’s plea and withheld sentencing and placed Saxby on probation for...

Tekila, a Mexican restaurant in Sussex will temporarily close Oct. 2. It will reopen in April, with two other long-awaited restaurants.

Hastings, who owns the restaurant with his business partner, Scott Carleton, said they will temporarily close to focus on improvements and to have the two other long-awaited restaurants, LaCoppa Gelato and TiAmo Wine Bar, all open at the same time. TiAmo Wine Bar will also feature pizza, he said. Originally,...

The Germantown Library has banned public use of its display case after locals spoke out against July's Pride-themed exhibit

After 20 years, the Germantown Community Library will no longer allow the public to decorate its display case. The Library Board on Wednesday passed the new display, exhibit and posting policy. The board began reconsidering the previous 20-year-old policy in July after a teenage Germantown resident's LGBTQ+ Pride-themed exhibit sparked...