Baraboo, Sauk Prairie referendums pass

Referendums fund projects to improve, build school buildings
Baraboo, Sauk Prairie referendums pass

Sauk County voters in Baraboo and Sauk Prairie were asked to approve school-improvement referendums Tuesday.

In Baraboo, voters approved a referendum that gives nearly $10 million to improve school buildings.

In Sauk Prairie, voters approved a referendum to build a new elementary school, remodel an existing elementary school west of town and renovate all schools and the community center.

The referendum, which passed with 59 percent of the votes, approved a $34.6 million project.