News

May 2015

UW-BSC choir to perform

5/7/15By Baraboo News Republic

University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County choir will present Across the Isles and Back in concert at 7 p.m. Tuesday at First United Methodist Church, 615 Broadway St., Baraboo. Songs of England, Ireland and beyond will be performed under the...

Handing down memories

5/7/15By Baraboo News Republic

On any given Tuesday, each of the writers’ stories is only a page in length. But Baraboo’s Palm of the Hand memoirists are compiling the tales of their lifetimes — one memory at a time.

The monthly writing workshop group began about four...

Musicians ready to rock

5/6/15By Sauk Prairie Eagle

The UW-Baraboo/Sauk County Music Department will present the spring 2015 edition of its popular Jazz, Rock, and Blues Crew Concert at 7 p.m. May 7 in the R.G. Brown Theatre on campus, 1006 Connie Road in Baraboo. Admission is $3.

Local firms embroiled in dorm dispute

5/5/15By Baraboo News Republic

Two lawmakers are asking the Wisconsin Department of Justice to investigate contractual disputes involving student housing projects in Baraboo and Marshfield.

“It’s really a dispute between (two companies),” said Rep. Dave Considine, D-...

William Drennan

5/4/15By Baraboo News Republic

William Ryland (“Bill”) Drennan, 71, of Blowing Rock, North Carolina, fell asleep in the Lord on Saturday, May 2, 2015, following a protracted battle with cancer.

He was born Jan. 24, 1944, in suburban Philadelphia and spent his childhood...

Apr 2015

Brooks: Shield colleges, extension from UW cuts

4/29/15By Baraboo News Republic

University of Wisconsin colleges and UW-Extension would both be exempt from proposed UW System budget cuts under separate measures backed by a state legislator from Reedsburg.

Rep. Ed Brooks and another lawmaker introduced motions April 23...

Cold sport, warm hearts: Boucher Blast raises cash for cancer

4/17/15By Baraboo News Republic

Marc Boucher knows how to pay it forward. While the 44-year-old University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County library director was engaged in the fight of his life earlier this year, he still was looking for ways to give back.

Faced with a...

All that jazz: 'Chicago' brings razzle dazzle to campus

4/14/15By Baraboo News Republic

Several murderers are coming to Baraboo, looking to tap-dance their way out of convictions. But don’t fret, citizens: They’re doing it for your entertainment.

On Friday, the University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County will open its...

Campus opens door to non-traditional students

4/7/15By Baraboo News Republic

Adults interested in returning to school to pursue higher education opportunities have more options than they might think, representatives of the University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County’s Student Affairs and Continuing Education offices said...

Lip Sync Battle Royale

4/2/15By Baraboo News Republic

Local celebrities put their performance skills to the test during the Lip Sync Battle Royale event Wednesday evening at the Al. Ringling Mansion and Museum. The local celebrity lip sync contest was a fundraiser for "Spirit Lake Review," the...