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Wisconsin Public Television Comes to Mineral Point

A few months ago, Wisconsin Public Television visited Mineral Point to film a piece for Wisconsin Life about the school’s oak savannas and their primary caretaker, Mr. Don Hawkins. They call the piece “Hawkins Prairie.” Here’s a link. Mineral Point … Continue reading

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Overheard at recess: “I love spinach”

The school year may be over, but the gardening season is just getting started. Thanks to the energy of community volunteers, school staff and a bunch of really excited kids, Mineral Point Elementary School is the proud new owner of … Continue reading

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Take a Walk on the Wild Side

” There are some who can live without wild things, and some who cannot.” ¬†¬†Aldo Leopold The citizens of Mineral Point fall into the latter category — we love our wild things. A walk around town illustrates the care and … Continue reading

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