Archive for: August, 2016

‘Stateline Farm Beginnings’ now accepting applications for yearlong program that helps launch sustainable farm businesses

‘Stateline Farm Beginnings’ now accepting applications for  yearlong program that helps launch sustainable farm businesses

Angelic Organics Learning Center (AOLC) is now accepting applications for Stateline Farm Beginnings® – a yearlong program that has trained more than 250 sustainable farmers in northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin and since 2005. Pick up this week’s printed edition for full story….  

 
 

Dairy Bean opens in Poplar Grove

Dairy Bean opens in Poplar Grove

By Kathryn Menue The Dairy Bean opened in Poplar Grove on Wednesday, July 13. To make their opening official, The Dairy Bean held a grand opening ceremony on Saturday, Aug. 6 from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Pick up this week’s printed edition for full story….  

 
 

Clinton Women’s Club to host style show

Clinton Women’s Club to host style show

By Celeste Lightner-Greenwalt FOR THE TOPPER The Clinton Women’s Club will be hosting a Style Show and Tea on Monday, Sept. 12, at 6 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in Clinton. The idea came when the president of the club, Delores Risseeuw’s daughter-in-law Angie Risseeuw, store manager for Christopher […]

 
 

OWI accident causes injury at State USH 11, West Avalon Road

  On Aug. 14 at approximately 2:19 a.m., Deputies from the Rock County Sheriff’s Office, along with the Janesville Police Department, Janesville Fire and Paramedics, MD1 and Town of Beloit EMS, were dispatched to a single vehicle rollover crash on W STH 11, and W Avalon Road in the City […]

 
 

Environmental study next step in proposed rail line route

  By Bob Balgemann REPORTER Plans to build a 278-mile rail line from Milton, Wis., through eastern Boone County and on to LaPorte, Ind., are in the next stage. Given the potential for issues, it was determined that the route should have an environmental impact study (EIS), which is under […]

 
 

8/11/16 Clinton Classifieds

8/11/16 Clinton Classifieds

Click the link above to access the the latest classifieds section Classified Ads The Clinton Topper is a weekly newspaper, published on Wednesdays. To submit your classified ad for the print version of The Clinton Topper, please call 815-877-4044.

 
 

8/10/16 Shopper

8/10/16 Shopper
 
 

School district names Staff Member of the Month of August: Sally Barrington

School district names Staff Member of the Month of August: Sally Barrington

As a way to recognize the outstanding achievements of our staff, we are going to implement a program designed to highlight individuals monthly at our school board meeting. Our first staff member of the month epitomizes what it means to have Cougar Pride.  She is extremely hard working, loyal, and […]

 
 

What’s wrong with the weather people?

  Here we are in the month of August once again.We’re in the final days of the growing season leading us into the wonder and bounty of the harvest.  The corn, alfalfa and soybeans this year look absolutely amazing as we have had just the right amount of rain and […]

 
 

Exercise safe habits when attending picnics in hot summer temps

  Summer is still going strong and there’s lots to do before the chilly fall days are upon us. One thing that we all look forward to every summer is the “Family Reunion.” You say the family reunion has disappeared long ago with the rotary phone. You are right, very […]