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Casey’s General Store expected to build in Washington County | By Samantha Sali

  Jan. 6, 2018 – Hartford, WI – On Monday, Jan. 8 the Hartford Plan Commission will meet to review a concept plan for development of a Casey’s General Store to be built on Highway 60 near Walmart.   Arc Design submitted a Concept Plan to Hartford’s Planning Commission. 

Hartford teen, Taylor Rennicke, shovels for free as a tribute to his father | By Samantha Sali

  Dec. 13, 2017 – Hartford, WI – Hartford resident, Taylor Rennicke, is spreading Christmas cheer this holiday season. At just 19 years old, Rennicke has offered to shovel sidewalks and driveways for neighbors, completely free of charge. Focusing on the Hartford, Slinger, and Jackson area, he already has

VIDEO | Wisconsin Supreme Court hears appeal of Daniel Bartelt | By Wisconsin Eye

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Nov. 30, 2017 – Hartford, WI – Daniel Bartelt, the young man convicted of murdering Jessie Blodgett in her bedroom in Hartford in 2013, appealed his case Nov. 14 before the Wisconsin Supreme Court. Click HERE to watch the hearing courtesy Wisconsin Eye. Bartelt was sentenced to life in

Wisconsin Supreme Court to hear appeal Tuesday of man convicted of killing Jessie Blodgett, 19, of Hartford | By Samantha Sali

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Nov. 13, 2017 – Hartford, WI – Daniel Bartelt, the young man convicted of murdering Jessie Blodgett in her bedroom in Hartford in 2013, will be facing the Wisconsin Supreme Court tomorrow, Tuesday, Nov. 14. Bartelt was sentenced to life in prison in 2014 and last year, he appealed

Former Hartford mayor Jim Core on Saturday’s Stars & Stripes Honor Flight | By Samantha Sali

Nov. 1, 2017 – Hartford, WI – Vietnam War veteran and former mayor of Hartford, James ‘Jim’ Core, will be heading to Washington D.C. on the Stars & Stripes Honor Flight on Saturday, Nov. 4.   Born and raised in Waupun, Core graduated Oshkosh Technical Institute with an Associate’s

New location for Salon Effervescence in Hartford | By Samantha Sali

  Oct. 23, 2017 – Hartford, WI – This November, Salon Effervescence in Hartford is moving to a new location. Established for six years at 211 Main Street the salon will be relocating to 55 East Sumner. “We’re moving to a new location to better serve our customer demand,”

Obit: Jeremy J. Hennes, 18, of Hartford

  Oct. 20, 2017 – Hartford, WI – A makeshift memorial has been erected at Fourth Street and Union Street in Hartford at the site of a fatal accident this week that killed 18-year-old Jeremy Hennes. . Jeremy was born January 14, 1999 in Oconomowoc, WI to John and

Photo Gallery | The annual Pink Pumpkin Run in Hartford | By Samantha Sali

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Oct. 9, 2017 – Hartford, WI – A sea of pink pumpkins lined the streets of Downtown Hartford over the weekend for the annual Pink Pumpkin Run, a fundraiser to support cancer research.    

VIDEO | Hartford businesses team up to add lights to downtown buildings | By Samantha Sali

Oct. 8, 2017 – Hartford, WI – The Hartford Business Improvement District (BID) is trying to turn back time by adding roofline lights to downtown buildings. Years ago the city had lights bordering downtown businesses; the lights lit up every night and added charm to the city. Downtown property owners

Hartford prepares to tag sidewalks in the city for replacement or repair | By Samantha Sali

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Oct. 4, 2017 – Hartford, WI – Hartford is getting a head start on its annual Sidewalk Program, as the Engineering Department will be inspecting specific sidewalks for repair or replacement in 2018. If you live near the streets of McKinley, Loos, East Ave., Pleasant, and Church Street, you

Wisconsin Supreme Court to hear appeal of man convicted of killing Jessie Blodgett, 19, of Hartford | By Samantha Sali

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Sept. 25, 2017 – Hartford, WI – On July 15, 2013 the city of Hartford was rocked by the news of the brutal murder of Jessie Blodgett, 19, who was found dead in her family’s home. In 2014, Blodgett’s classmate Daniel Bartelt was convicted of killing Jessie and sentenced