Tax-increment financing is a key economic-development tool for cities in Wisconsin, but the way it works is not well understood by the general public, says Laura Trotter, executive director of the Stoughton Chamber of Commerce.
The Common Council last week voted to waive an environmental assessment and instead close on the purchase of the MillFab property on the Yahara River before the end of the year.
A bike lane on Kings Lynn Road – that some residents have complained leads nowhere – will remain in place after the council voted unanimously last week to keep it, along with restricted parking where the lane exists.
For the first time since 2002, the Stoughton High School volleyball team will bring some hardware home in the Badger South Conference.
Stoughton’s girls cross country traveled to the Baertschi Invitational in Albany on Saturday where they finished near the middle of the pack.
The Stoughton High School boys cross country team traveled to Albany on Saturday for the Baertschi Farm Invitational without two of its top runners and placed third.
While marquee events like Syttende Mai and Victorian Holiday might be the first to come to mind when thinking of Stoughton’s biggest attractions, Destination Stoughton lives up to its name by offering an array of shopping, entertainment and educational opportunities to both residents and visitors.
Two nonprofits, Eyes of Hope and Stoughton United Ministries, will hold a community celebration from 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 23, at Stoughton United Methodist Church, 525 Lincoln Ave.
Like many students, DeeDee Bouzek found herself at a crossroads during her college years. Confronted with a choice to pursue a degree in elementary education or to continue with her passion for theater, Bouzek – inspired by a childhood and adolescence spent “falling in love with the whole th…
The steady, slow enrollment decline continues at the Stoughton Area School District. Numbers released last month by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction have the district’s 2016-17 o…
The Stoughton Area School District will receive a bit less state aid for the 2016-17 school year than last year.
University of Wisconsin Badgers football players P.J. Rosowski and Alec Ingold visited River Bluff Middle School Oct. 4 to talk about the importance of literacy. The pair talked about their fa…
The City of Stoughton’s largest employer will get a bit larger soon when an expansion of its Stoughton Parts Sales warehouse opens early next year.
Forty years ago, Craig and Nancy Fuller mortgaged their house.
A new upscale bar and restaurant opened on Water Street two weeks ago where the Water’s Edge used to operate downtown on the Yahara River.