Weather Announcements for Saturday, September 24th:
The Riverdale Homecoming game against DeSoto postponed Friday will be made up Saturday, September 24th, at 1:00.
The Lancaster at Richland Center High School football game postponed Friday will be made up Saturday, September 24th, at 3:00. The game will now be played at Lancaster. Buses will leave at 12:45.
The Ithaca at Kickapoo football game has been postponed to Monday, September 26th, at 6:00 PM. JV Football on Monday at Ithaca has been cancelled.
Road Closures in Richland County:
State Highway 56 in Viola
State Highway 131 in Viola
County Highway G from Bosstown to Washington School
Road Closures in Vernon County:
Road Closures in Crawford County:
Road Closures in Sauk County:
Highway 136 between Highways 33 and 154
Emergency Contact Information
For Life Safety issues call 911, for all other questions or concerns regarding flooding please call the following numbers:
To Report Road Issues or to obtain Alternative Routes: 608-649-5766
Damage Assessment: 608-649-5943
Public Health: 608-649-5752
More information on roads is available by visiting 511wi.gov
The Richland Area Senior Citizens Group have cancelled their brat stand Saturday, September 24th at the Bindl Tire and Auto parking lot.
The "See You In September" sale of arts, antiques, and upcycle wares that was to be held Saturday, September 24th, has been postponed until October 1st. The event will run from 9:00-3:00 at the Flying Cat Art Studio.
Officials with the Richland Center Parks Department have announced that all parks are is closed until further notice.
2016 Viola Horse & Colt Show Cancelled
Due to recent flooding in and around the Viola area, Officials have announced that the 2016 Viola Horse and Colt Show scheduled for Friday, September 23rd and Saturday, September 24th is cancelled. The raffle drawing scheduled for Saturday, September 24th at 10:00 PM will still take place. Those that would like to participate in the drawing may purchase tickets up until the time of the drawing.
2016 Apple Festival Postponed
Due to recent flooding in and around the village of Gays Mills, the 2016 Apple Festival has been postponed until the weekend of October 7th through the 9th. Festival events will take place at the same times as they were scheduled to Saturday, September 24th and Sunday, September 25th. Additionally, the Flea Market scheduled for Friday, September 23rd will take place on Friday, October 7th. Gays Mills apple orchards will be open this weekend (September 24-25) and can be reached via the following alternative routes:
Pine Valley Community Village Move Date Pushed Back
Richland County's Pine Valley facility has gone through many changes since it was first constructed in 1960, but no transformation has been more significant than what is being done presently.
2016 UW-Richland Brewfest
Plans are being finalized for the 4th Annual Home Brew Fest sponsored and hosted by the University of Wisconsin-Richland Alumni Association.
2016 St. Mary School Preview
Whether it's an entire school district or one school building, the start of a new academic year is always an exciting time. That's the case at St. Mary's School in Richland Center as they get set to welcome back students and staff for a new academic year.
2016 Ithaca School Preview
A very busy summer will soon wrap up for area school districts. Everything from polishing the floors to hiring staff to major building projects get taken care of during the summer months. Ithaca prepares for a brand new school year and a new year worth of activities and changes.
2016 Milk Into Cheese
If you are a farm family and would like to participate in the 17th annual Milk Into Cheese effort now is the time.
2016 Richland Schools Preview
School will begin in the Richland School District on September 1st, but before classes begin there are some important dates for families to remember.
2016 Riverdale Schools Preview
The new school year is right around the corner. In an effort to help local families get ready for the new year, we continue our back-to-school preview series with area schools. Our next school district preview is with Riverdale Schools.
2016 River Valley Schools Preview
The first day of school in the River Valley School District will be September 1st, but a host of activities will take place in district buildings starting this week.
2016 Little Britches Sign Up
The 36th Annual Little Britches Show to be held at the Richland County Fair on Sunday, September 11th at 12:30 PM in the Show Barn.