Thursday, June 18, 2015
The city began its 2015 road chip sealing process today on Seminole Highway between McKee Road and Sentinel Pass. The work will last “approximately one week,” according to a press release from the city. Though no road closures are necessary, the city expects the repairs will cause... + continue reading
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Students today live in a different world from the one teachers grew up in, and that calls for a new way of teaching. That’s why English teacher Mindy Grant, in her third year at Verona Area High School, has embraced personalized learning. “The people who are in education, the... + continue reading
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
McKee Farms Park and a sunny Tuesday evening provided the perfect backdrop for playing, biking and discussions about city policy. Throughout the summer, Fitchburg Mayor Steve Arnold is holding a series of listening session in different locations every month. The events are open to the public and... + continue reading
Friday, May 29, 2015
Kids climb through all sorts of large equipment at the Fitchburg Public Library and City of Fitchburg second annual Touch A Truck event Thursday, May 28. Families were able to climb in, turn wheels and flip levers inside public safety and public works vehicles outside the Fitchburg fire station on... + continue reading
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
The Fitchburg police department released pictures Wednesday of man they are calling a “person of interest” in a May 9 shooting that left an adult and a 2-year-old with non-life-threatening injuries. A spokesperson for the police department told the Star the images were taken the... + continue reading

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06/27/2015
The Fitchburg Police Department are investigating a “skimming” device that was installed on an ATM at a bank on 2900 block of Fish Hatchery Road May 30 weekend. According to police,... + continue reading

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06/29/2015
The following update is provided by the Wisconsin Department of Transportation: All lane restrictions and work operations are weather dependent and subject to change. Access remains open to... + continue reading

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06/11/2015
Oregon High School will sadly but proudly say farewell to 255 seniors on Sunday, as the students move on in their lives to the “real world.” Here, two of those students (selected by OHS... + continue reading
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Organizers have once again canceled Concerts at McKee this evening due to unfavorable weather.    The band Dead Horses was originally set to perform on June 15, but due to the... + continue reading

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A national engineering firm recently moved its headquarters in January from its home on Madison’s west side to a site in Fitchburg.  The new location not only comes on the end of Realtime... + continue reading

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It’s not uncommon for responsible people to be mindful about their monthly budget or expenses or for considerate citizens to be mindful about their actions towards others. We’re mindful... + continue reading

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