Author: Grace Edquist

Here come the Millennials

The fight to attract and retain a demographic

It's a fight to attract and retain a demographic making up almost half the working population.

What To Do in January

Warm up with these thirty-six events

Warm up with these thirty-six concerts, plays, exhibitions and more

Clara Marie Berry

Clara Marie Clark Berry, 83, of Rockbridge died Sunday, November 16, 2014.

Kenneth A. Wisch

Kenneth A. Wisch, 82, of Fort Atkinson, passed away Friday, November 14, 2014 at Fort Memorial Hospital.

Richard D. Mihlsimmer

DeForest-Richard D. "Dick" Mihlsimmer, age 75, passed away on Thursday, November 6, 2014.

Work in Progress

While construction ideally results in better sidewalks, roads and infrastructure, it can be a struggle for affected businesses to endure

Burke, Walker pushing early voting

Supporters of Republican Gov. Scott Walker and Democratic challenger Mary Burke are trying to capitalize on a two-week early voting period, holding rallies and other events to get supporters to the polls.

A Q&A with Mindi Giftos

The intellectual property and technology law attorney talks running socks, speed limits and helping young women gain confidence

Anthony "Tony" Mason

Spring Green, WI - Anthony "Tony" Mason, age 55, of Spring Green, died unexpectedly on October 12, 2014.Tony was born on June 6,1959 to Vern and Rheta Mason. He grew up in Grand Forks, ND. He attended Red River High School where he took part in the theater and hockey. He graduated in 1976 then attended the University of North Dakota.Tony built his own contracting business before he started working for PDQ in Boulder, Colorado in 1992. He moved to Bel Air, California with the love of his life, Lora Goehring, four years later. There, Tony proudly orchestrated one of the most challenging building projects of his life. Tony married Lora in 1997.In 1998, the couple (then living in Colorado) welcomed their first daughter, Xanthe. In 1999, the family moved to Wyoming Valley, Wisconsin where Tony became General Manager of Rush Creek Sportsmen's Club. In January of 2002, their second daughter, Nina, was born.Tony was a devoted husband, father and friend who loved his wife and daughters beyond measure. He was passionate about many things, including building houses, learning, music, poetry, theater, movies, travel, outdoor sports and animals. He had a wonderful sense of humor. All who knew Tony respected and admired him.He is survived by his wife, daughters, parents, brother Greg (Diane), sister Laura Demerais, nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.Private family services were held.Gorgen-McGinley & Ayers Funeral HomeDodgeville 608-935-5222www.gorgenfh.com

Betty Stark

Betty (Piddington) Stark, 80, a lifelong resident of Platteville, made her journey to her heavenly home, peacefully, surrounded by her family and friends, on Thursday, October 16, 2014 at Southwest Health Center Hospital, Platteville.