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While the city is in the months-long process of buying the bankrupt MillFab property on the Yahara River, planning for the redevelopment of the riverfront is proceeding.

The city’s preliminary 2017 budget shows homeowners paying about $16.67 less per $100,000 of value on a home on their property tax bills. That’s a 1.9 percent decrease in the city portion of homeowners’ property tax bills, along with a $.17 decrease in the mill rate.



Dane County Executive Joe Parisi is so excited about a “breakthrough” in research to help rid the area’s waterways of algae-making phosphorus, he’s going all over the county to tell people about it.

When Destination Weekend began four years ago, Sons of Norway – Mandt Lodge president Darlene Arneson said it provided Stoughton a chance to “highlight the scope of the Norwegian culture and heritage in the community” while filtering that tradition through a new lens.

A trip to Napa Valley far exceeds a $60 ticket, but that’s the price attendees will part with next week to sample a variety of California wines at the Stoughton Chamber of Commerce’s seventh annual “Grape Expectations” wine and food tasting event.


Stoughton has long enjoyed a sister-city relationship with Gjøvik, Norway, a relationship that could soon expand to include the Stoughton Area School District.

Stoughton Area School District electors have approved a 2016-17 budget that will reduce school taxes for district residents.

Students in the Stoughton High School small animal care and vet studies class learned about the mechanics of starting a business and connected with some furry friends during a visit to a local…


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