Running Water

The Village of Blue River is asking all residents to start running a stream of water the size of pencil lead until further notice.


Announcements for Tuesday, March 3, 2015

The Stamping Class today has been canceled and rescheduled for Tuesday, March 10th.

Betty Hayes School of Dance classes in Avoca are canceled for today.

Riverdale FFA Puts Ron and Phil to the Test

In case you missed it this morning on the Ron and Phil Show, 3 members of Riverdale's FFA put both Phil and Ron to the test about the Minneapolis Moline.  See who was the student of the day.

Milk into Cheese 8-Pin Tap 

This weekend will put bowlers on the lanes to help local food pantries. The Milk Into Cheese 8-Pin Tap Bowling Tournament is scheduled for this Sunday, March 1st at Boscobel Bowl & Banquet. Shifts are available at 11:00 AM and 1:30 PM. The cost is $15 per person. In addition, each bowler will receive one pound of cheese as a “thank you”. There will also be 50/50 drawings, a meat raffle, dice games, and lots of door prizes. A special raffle item this year will be a hand-made quilt.

Take the Plunge at Lee Lake

There are literally hours remaining before some brave community minded souls take a cold plunge into Lee Lake at Cazenovia and help celebrate the 15th anniversary of the Polar Plunge, which will take place this Saturday, February 28th. The event has been a critical fundraiser for Greater Richland Area Cancer Elimination and the American Cancer Society. 

The Cazenovia American Legion will be the headquarters for this year's Polar Plunge Saturday. The live auction starts at 11:30 with auctioneer Donald Seep to be followed by the plunge into Lee Lake at 2:00. Names on the polar bear luminaries will be read just before the plunge starts and will be sold throughout the day Saturday.  

Anyone interested in being a plunger or supporting the event, should call Laura at 608-415-1044 or Teri at 608-983-2397. The numbers again are 608-415-1044 or 608-983-2397.

Prairie Rod & Gun Club's 17th Annual Deer Show

The 17th annual Deer Show hosted by the Prairie Rod & Gun Club is set for this Friday (Feb. 20) night and Saturday (Feb. 21) at the Prairie du Chien Armory. The event – which celebrates deer hunting heritage – traditionally averages more than 150 deer mounts. The day also includes raffles, sportsman’s silent auctions, vendors and more.

Spring Primary Elections

Tuesday is Election Day. Most voters will not have to go to the polls because local municipal and school board seats generally do not have multiple candidates to require the primary. However, voters in the Richland School District and the City of Richland Center's District #4 will have the opportunity to cast a ballot.

Richland Hospital Chief Executive Officer Announced

Richland Hospital Board Chair, Dennis Hamilton has announced that the Richland Hospital Search Committee has selected Bruce Roesler as the next Chief Executive Officer at The Richland Hospital. Hamilton said that Roesler “is very familiar with Southwest Wisconsin. His breadth and depth of experience will help us to continue to grow services and strengthen relationships to bring our patients great healthcare”.

Fairgrounds Improvement Committee Sweetheart Steak Supper

The annual Richland County Fairgrounds Improvement Committee Sweetheart Steak Supper is approaching. See flyer below for details!

Ronnie Day Fund

After this morning's quiz, we thought we'd give you a little update on the growth of the Ronnie Day Fund for GRACE.

Richland Weather

Richland Center, WI, United States

29°F, Windchill: 21°F
Wind: 8 mph W
Humidity: 86%
Visibility: 0 mi
pressure: 29.64 in falling
Sunrise: 6:33 am
Sunset: 5:51 pm
Light Wintry Mix
Hi: 36°F, Low: 3°F
Partly Cloudy
Hi: 18°F, Low: -6°F