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The following appeared in the Rock County Herald on July 23, 1926: FIVE DAYS OF TORRID HEAT INTENSIFY LACK OF RAIN Relief Comes With Modest Shower Wednesday Morning and Drizzling Rain … more
What’s the biggest social need facing this community? Affordable child care? A lack of good jobs? Access to medical care? Housing? Lack of a community gathering space? Every resident of … more
It’s Rock County Fair Week, and things are hopping at the local fairgrounds. By the time you read this there will still be plenty of events going on.   One of my favorite things … more
This summer I’m feeling a little bit like the world’s oldest summer intern. If you hadn’t noticed by now, I have been writing part-time for the Star Herald this summer. … more
Well yes, I’ve been absent here for a few weeks. Trying to clean up an abundance of free organic matter (corn stalks) delivered by the flood, a trip to Michigan for blueberries and trying … more
The following appeared in the Rock County Herald on July 12, 1935:   Roberts Turkey Farm Is Now Attracting Numerous Visitors   Nearly 5,700 Poults, 14 Weeks Old, in Present … more
Well folks, the early homegrown veggie season is upon us. It’s been a while, hasn’t it? Welcome the leaf lettuce, the green beans, and a few early girl tomatoes. Salads are fresh and … more
The tragic death on June 30 of 33-year-old Andrea Boeve bicycling with her two young children in Rock County is a horrifying reminder that distracted driving is a growing problem in this … more
To the Editor: While watching the nightly talk shows, I listened to a number of people say that we should welcome all of these children that are sneaking into the United States like they are … more
Part of my new anti-cancer lifestyle includes a commitment to exercising more than I have in the past, so, when a friend said, “Let’s go to Zumba!” I agreed. How hard could it … more
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