The Arts

Anna’s Test Kitchen: Apple Dumplings
If you didn’t make it to Elroy’s Apple Dumpling Days, shame on you. However, we have a recipe for the Apple Dumplings if you may have missed the...


14th Annual Scarecrow Contest Will Be Stuffed with Fun!
For the past 14 years, the staff and residents of Heritage Manor in Elroy have looked forward to October and the ghoulish displays that begin...


Anna’s Test Kitchen: Bang Bang Shrimp
Ingredients 1 lb of spaghetti or your favorite pasta of choice 1 1/2 lbs of medium shrimp, peeled and deveined (or 1 pound boneless chicken,...


Peggy Krzyzewski putting the finishing touches on a monument. You can
step inside 3 trees and hear the sounds of nature recorded from Terese's land
with the voice over of an Ojibwe Chief. Created by Rob Danielson, retired
UWM Professor of Sound and Video. Rob is Terese's husband. Juneau County Residents Collaborate on a Monumental Art Exhibit
Terese Agnew, an artist and La Farge resident was strolling through the cemeteries by her home, when the idea for “Writing in Stone” took hold. ...


Apple Dumpling Day in Elroy September 9
Elroy’s Apple Dumpling Day Fest, and the taste of delicious Apple Dumplings that many of you have been longing for since last year’s event, is...


Hustlerfest - big things happening in a small town
Hustlerfest is fast approaching and is scheduled for August 25-27 in Hustler. The highlight event this is year is the Mini Rods. “They are the...


Recipes from Yesteryear: Schwarzwälder Kirschtorte or Black...
Black Forest Cake, or in this case Schwarzwälder Kirschtorte, was something I would make for my sister when she would come home to visit. My...


Outside the Classroom- Belle LaFollette: an amazing lady’s...
Several years ago, I received a couple of fellowships from the UW-Eau Claire and the Chippewa Valley Museum to study a three-year program called...


The best of our community cookbooks - Sloppy Joes
Sloppy Joes 1 lb. Ground Beef 1⁄3 Cup Chopped Green Pepper 1⁄2 Teaspoon Salt 16-oz. Bottle of Heinz Chili Sauce 1⁄2 Cup Chopped Onion 1...


Stovewood architecture and preservation
I wanted to write about a building I saw in Oneida County that was constructed over 100 years ago using stovewood architecture. When I proposed it...


The best of our community cookbooks - Sour Cream Cucumbers
2 lg. Cucumbers, peeled and sliced 1 lg. Onion, sliced into rings 3⁄4 C. Sour Cream 3 T. Cider Vinegar 2 T. Sugar Salt and Pepper to...


Grab the family - the 40et8 picnic is this Sunday!
Helping those who help others is a deep and rich history of the 40et8. The organization is named after the WWI soldiers who were transported to the...


‘Simply J.P.’ performs one of her musical selections during a recent concert at Terrace Heights Retirement Community in Mauston. ‘Simply J.P.’ entertains at Terrace Heights Retirement Community
On Tuesday, June 20, the tenants of Terrace Heights Retirement Community in Mauston enjoyed a concert by 'Simply J.P.' Olson. She sang a variety...


Huebner wins award for Excellence in Music Education
Congratulations to Mrs. Diane Huebner for winning the Award for Excellence in Music Education. Each year the Madison Symphony Orchestra and...


Art can be found at the Juneau County Sheriff’s Office - Jeri Rockwell
If you are familiar with our Facebook page then you have seen Juneau County through the creative eyes of Jeri Rockwell, as we often share the...