Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Sparta WI

Monday, November 11, 2019 - 9:34am
One of Sparta's oldest companies will be closing shop within the next few months and moving its operations to Mexico. Carlisle Sanitary Maintenance Products, more commonly referred to as Sparta Brush, is a subsidiary of CFS Brands, an Oklahoma City-based company that owns a number of businesses in...
Sparta Mayor Kristen Gust signs the Proclamation for DECA Week. Pictured sitting, from left are Nate Hellman, Naomi Noble, Mayor Gust, Valeria Pahuamba. Standing are Caroline Olson, Callie Ziebell, Austin Erickson, Ben Hellman.
Monday, November 11, 2019 - 9:30am
The 2020 DECA discount cards are now available! This year we have added four new businesses to the cards! With this, the 2020 DECA Discount Card has a total of 30 discounts. Discounts come from: Arenz Shoes, Family Restaurant, Culvers, El Vallarta, The Cotter Pin, McDonalds, Wayside Tavern, River...
Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 9:44am
In 1954, Congress passed a bill that changed the name of Armistice Day, which celebrated the end of World War I, to Veterans Day, a “day dedicated to the cause of world peace.” It is still commemorated on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11 month, which this year is next Monday. Many area...
A Monroe County Highway Department snow plow removes slush from Hwy. 27 south of Sparta Wednesday after the county received 3-4 inches of snow overnight. Herald photo by Pat Mulvaney
Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 9:41am
The City of Sparta is reminding residents that they have 24 hours after a snow or ice storm to clear their sidewalks. The city released the reminder after this week's early November snowstorm dropped up to four inches of the white stuff in the areas. Snow starting falling in Monroe County late...
These costumed kids were among the hundreds of trick or treaters who filled the streets of downtown Sparta on Halloween. Contributed photo
Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 9:32am
Hundreds of children and whole families dressed in Halloween costumes attended “Trick or Treating in Downtown Sparta” in partnership with the Sparta Downtown Cooperative on Thursday Oct. 31 from 3 – 5 p.m. Bright orange signs with “Trick or Treat Stop” on doors of participating Sparta business...
Last Friday, members and friends of Sparta Area Cancer Support were on center court at the Kohl Center in Madison to accept a $15,000 check from Garding Agansit Cancer, a foundation started by Badgers basketball coach Greg Gard.  Herald photos by Greg Evans.
Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 9:23am
A contingent of 24 Sparta Area Cancer Support (SACS) board members, volunteers and supporters went to the Badgers versus UW-La Crosse exhibition game Friday, Nov. 1 at the Kohl Center in Madison. While they arrived in anticipation of a fun time, they left with a $15,000 donation from Badger...
Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 9:11am
The 5th annual Sparta Kriskindlmarkt is set to kick off on Friday, Nov. 29 in Mueller Square and on the Water Street Bridge in downtown Sparta. The magic of the Holiday season will once again come to life as this traditional outdoor European-style market will be open for three consecutive Fridays...
U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson spoke to a large crowd Friday gathered at the Coulee Real Estate & Property Management office on East Oak Street in downtown Sparta. Herald photo by Pat Mulvaney
Monday, November 4, 2019 - 11:16am
U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson made a stop in Sparta last Friday to rally the Monroe County Republican Party and give them his impressions of what's transpiring in Washington D.C. lately. Johnson spent about an hour and a half speaking to a gathering of around 60 supporters at Trent Ziegler's Coulee Real...
Dr. Steven Lopez (right) of Lopez Family Dental in Sparta is so happy his chiropractor son Dr. Xavier Lopez (left) has chosen to accept a job in Sparta at Chiropractic Place. Herald photo by Nicole Vik.
Monday, November 4, 2019 - 11:00am
Owners of Lopez Family Dental, Dr. Steven and Amy Lopez are beyond thrilled to have their son, Dr. Xavier Lopez, back in Sparta, where he has taken a position at My Chiropractic Place Family Wellness Center in Sparta. Dr. Steven Lopez began his career in dentistry after graduating from Marquette...
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Monday, November 4, 2019 - 10:50am
Marie Nelson, a special education teacher in the intellectual disabilities classroom at Meadowview Middle School, says each and every one of her students is extraordinary and unique. “They are amazing kids. Every single day they teach me something new about myself and about the world around me,”...


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1302 River Rd.
P.O. Box 252

Sparta, WI 54656-0252

Office Number: (608) 269-3186
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