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While Iowa County waits for spring to show up, the Dodgeville Chronicle has maps for the 2018 Dodgeville City Wide Garage Sale! Maps are also available at Kwik Trip, New Horizons, White Rose Annex 328, Piggly Wiggly and Corner Drug and on our website www.thedodgevillechronicle.com. Stay safe out there today!

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A Mineral Point School District Update:

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Mineral Point School District

Mineral Point Schools will be dismissing at 12:30 pm today Wednesday, April 18 due to the incoming snow storm. After school activities are also cancelled.

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Ridgeway students presented their Wonderful Winter Gifts concert this morning and this afternoon, collaborating for the final song "Feliz Navidad."
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The Patriots Tour just came through Dodgeville with lots of support along the highway.
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Welcome home champs!!
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From Iowa County, WI Emergency Management:

Car fire Hwy 151 NB at MM 36 south of Mineral Point. Use caution in the area

Check out this week's Chronicle! The Spotlight feature's Max Maylor and his decision as to where he will continue his education following his graduation from Highland High School. Highlights also include comments from those who have worked closely with him throughout his wrestling career. Congratulations Max!

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Update from Mineral Point School District:

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Mineral Point School District

- Middle & High School Parent/Teacher Conferences scheduled for tomorrow 4/18 are postponed to next Wednesday April 25 from 4-7:30 pm.
- Varsity baseball at Fennimore for today 4/17 is postponed.
- There will be no middle school track at Dodgeville today 4/17.

Update from Highland School District

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Highland Community Schools

IMPORTANT PROM UPDATE!

We will post any updates in the comments of this post as they are made.

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This week's Chronicle Spotlight focuses on Sue Johnson as she creates a variety of watermedia art that focuses on nature. Her gallery is located in Spring Green near Willow Creek Pottery. To find out more about Sue Johnson, pick up a Dodgeville Chronicle Newspaper today!

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From Iowa County Emergency Management:
Statewide Tornado Test today. Sirens will sound at 1:45 pm and 6:45 pm. Practice your plan!

In this weeks Dodgeville Chronicle: Jail Committee tours several facilities; Pro football comes to Autism Awareness Week; Dodgeville school board gives honors and thanks; New Economic Development Specialist introduced to Dodgeville city council; I-G School Board postpones decision about proximity doors; Masters declared winner in District 20; Dodgeville High School Band and Choir perform in Orlando over Spring Break; Barneveld Prom celebrated under Big City Lights; Sports Preview and more!

Below are the Iowa County Election Results:

Judicial:
Supreme Court Justice
Michael Screnock: 1645...
Rebecca Dallet: 3233

Iowa County Board
District 2
Steve Deal: 140
Jim Wenzler: 114

District 9
Uncontested
(Write-in) Alex Ray: 9

District 10
Uncontested
(Write-in) Bruce Haag: 11

District 11
Contested
(Write-in) Britan Grimmer: 4
(Write-in) James Griffiths: 16
(Write-in) Jessy Geisking: 15

District 13
Contested
Greg Parman 126
Richard G. Rolfsmeyer: 146

District 19:
Contested
Laura Daniels: 132
Don Leix: 133

District 20
Uncontested
(Write-in) Alan Jewell: 17

Area School Board Races
Iowa Grant-Elect 1
(Livingston Area)
Greg Anderson: 475
Chad Hahn (I): 253

Dodgeville-Elect 1
Tom McGraw (I): 966
Thomas J. Mueller: 405

Mineral Point-Elect 3
Nate Chambers: 959
Everett Lindsey: 876
Glenn Kinch: 418
Aaron Dunn: 883

State Treasurer Referendum
Yes: 1444
No: 3276

Congratulations to all on their campaigns!

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Report from the Iowa County Sheriff's Office:

FOLLOW UP INVESTIGATION IS ONGOING REGARDING THE DEATH INVESTIGATION THAT OCCURRED IN RIDGEWAY ON EARLY SATURDAY MORNING. THERE ARE MORE INDIVIDUALS THAT WILL BE INTERVIEWED IN THE COMING DAYS WHO BELIEVE THEY HAVE INFORMATION THAT COULD BE HELPFUL IN THIS INVESTIGATION.
THE IDENTITY OF THE PERSONS THAT WERE LOCATED INSIDE THE RESIDENCE AT 112 KEANE ST WHERE THE DOMESTIC RELATED INCIDENT OCCURRED ARE IDENTIFIED AS ROBIN F REESON... AGE 46 WHO IS DECEASED FROM A GUNSHOT WOUND, MELANIE M REESON AGE 43, WIFE OF ROBIN REESON AND AUSTIN D. VALDEZ AGE 19, MELANIE REESON'S SON.
THERE DO NOT APPEAR TO BE ANY PRIOR REPORTED DOMESTIC RELATED INCIDENTS REPORTED TO THE IOWA COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE INVOLVING THESE THREE INDIVIDUALS.
THE INVESTIGATION IS ONGOING.

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Update: "It was confirmed by management Monday at Casey’s General Store in Dodgeville that the laundromat will remain open for awhile, at least. Casey’s General Store is located at 410 N. Iowa Street in Dodgeville at the former CITGO location."

It's almost garage sale time! The Dodgeville Chronicle has attached information below if you would like to get on the map for a garage sale site. Either drop them off at the Chronicle or send it in the mail to 106 W. Merrimac Street Dodgeville, WI 53533!

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Don't forget to grab your copy of the Chronicle this week!
This week, we will be seeing an update on the Lasalle and Parnell trials, articles on the County Board meeting, City Council, Barneveld School Board, and an article from our bi-weekly series, For Those Who Serve. This week's featured veteran is Jonathon Schumacher of Montfort.

Casey's General Store is moving in.
The former Francois Oil (Dodgeville Citgo) Station was busy with vehicles beginning to change the location over to a Casey's General Store.

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Congratulations to the Mineral Point Boys Basketball Team on last night’s victory!!

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Mineral Point School District

Celebrate good times! Congrats to the #PointerNation boys basketball team on their WIAA Sectional Semifinal victory over La Crosse Aquinas tonight 82 to 69! Tic...kets for Saturday's Sectional Final (the last game before State) will go on sale Thursday morning in the high school office. (The public may purchase starting at 9 am.) All tickets are $5 and there is a strict limit of 5 per person. The game will be in Baraboo on Saturday at 1 pm vs. the winner of New Glarus and Pardeeville.

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