Fire watch relief in winter forecast

BELOIT – With a combination of warmer than normal February temperatures in the 70 degrees (at record or near record values) along with dry conditions and gusty winds, a fire warning issued by the National Weather Service (NWS) was in effect Monday into Tuesday afternoon... [More]

Commissioners discusss projects

BELOIT – The Mitchell County Commissioners met on Tuesday in Beloit. Director of Public Works Larry Emerson appeared to continue discussing the upcoming federal project on the Cawker Causeway. There were questions in terms of ownership and the right of way of County Road... [More]

LockIT offers computer technology

BELOIT – LockIT Technologies, LLC, located at 123 N. Mill Street (former Beloit Chamber of Commerce building), is a locally owned service center that specializes in computer sales and repair for both homes and businesses. They offer two locations and are now open in Beloit... [More]

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German named NCAA All-American

WATERBURY, Conn. – Senior Skylar German of the Post University volleyball and track team in Waterbury, Connecticut, was named to the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division II Conference Commissioners Association (CCA) All-American Third Team for the... [More]

Local basketball teams win all around

BELOIT – All four local teams came up winners after Tuesday nights basketball games. Beloit Trojans were host to Smith Center on a total red-out night, wearing Heart Disease support t-shirts, through both Beloit and St. John's/Tipton High Schools Stuco sales. ... [More]

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Op-ed: Unpacking the events at Mizzou

  You may have heard there is a lot going on at the University of Missouri-Columbia these days. Racial incidents and the university’s response, or lack thereof, to them have caused tensions to reach a peak. A graduate student, Jonathon Butler, started a hunger... [More]

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