In the spirit of creativity


Catrina Wilson has recently opened her own artistic space called Meadowlark Creative. Her business at the Medical Arts Building, 112 W. Main Street in downtown Beloit is a perfect fit for the 33 year old Catrina who loves children and is at her best when allowing them to... [More]

Century old treasure now in place


BELOIT – The century old windmill head for the Farmers Memorial Windmill Tower on North Independence Ave. was set by several hands on Monday afternoon in Beloit. The windmill project started in 2012 as a donation from the Red and Christine Kadel Estate. The Mitchell County... [More]

Discs will fly in Chautauqua Park / Beloit to host State Disc Golf tournament

Frisbees will fly this weekend as the State Disc Golf tournament will take place at Chautauqua Park during a two day event. Two rounds will be played with 36 holes on the opening day around 10 a.m. and a 9 a.m. start is scheduled for Sunday.  Disc golf began when Dave... [More]

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Beloit Marauders and Waconda advance in State

  BELLEVILLE – The District 1 third place Beloit Marauders won their first round at the Pee Wee State baseball contest on Tuesday with a win over the District 4 Hanover team, 3-1 and will now face their home-town District 2 champions Beloit Venom team tonight (Wednesday)... [More]

Three Beloit teams State bound / Venom District 2 champions; Cyclones District 1 champions

BELOIT – Three  baseball teams will be representing Beloit this week during the Pee Wee State tournaments, from Monday, July 16 to Friday, July 20, in host Belleville being played in two fields at the south fairgrounds and the Lions Field. Beloit teams including... [More]

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RFL redirects efforts to Breast Friends Foundation

Dear Editor,  The American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life (RFL) event has been an important part of our community over the past several years for our loved ones who have fought cancer as well as a fundraiser for cancer research. Each year our group of volunteers... [More]

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