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OneDenmark presents "Holiday Family Fun"

Last Wednesday, OneDenmark hosted a fun and free event for one and all to enjoy. That night, the organization partnered up with Denmark High School Students to host the first ever "Holiday Family Fun" in the school's athletic atrium. The event featured holiday activities, food and fun for all and was the perfect way to pack in some last-minute community Christmas spirit.

The Best Lights in Town

This year, The Denmark News decided to facilitate the first ever "Best Lights in Town" Christmas light contest to judge who has the best holiday display in the area and to share their hard work with our readers. First, we asked the public who they thought deserved the crown and then compiled a list of the must-sees.

Denmark resident seeks living donor with plea on social media

Christmas wishes come in all shapes and sizes. With so few days remaining until the holiday arrives, folks are hustling to get their shopping lists fulfilled.

Now, imagine a request that’s so monumental, it would take the gift of another to make a dream come true.

Sheepshead Tournament

Last Thursday, all were welcome to join in the first ever Sheepshead Tournament held at Gatherings 43 in Denmark. That night, dozens of players from across the area and beyond gathered and faced off in the event hall in the first of a series of tournaments scheduled there.

Cooperstown December Meeting

On Tuesday, December 12, the Cooperstown Town Board held their monthly board meeting at their Town Hall in Rosecrans. Agenda items included reports from various town officials, continued discussion of potential hauling ordinances and a clarification of the fines involved for not taking out a building permit in the municipality.

December School Board Meeting

Last Monday, the Denmark School Board held their monthly meeting in the high school Media Center. Major topics of this meeting included the district's recent evaluation and potential changes to the schedule at DHS.

Village of Denmark December Meeting

Last Monday afternoon, the Village of Denmark held their monthly board meeting at the new Village Hall in the former BMO Harris Bank building. Topics discussed and acted on at this month's meeting included potential park planning, setting a final moving date for village offices, and how to handle the continued issue of "fugitive dust" from United Cooperative.

Our Savior's Christmas Program

On Sunday, December 10, Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Denmark presented their annual Sunday School Christmas Program in the sanctuary of their church. The event featured all grade levels taking part in a celebration of Christmas’s true meaning.

All Saints Christmas Program

Last Thursday, all were welcome to enjoy a fun and thoughtful Christmas program at All Saints. That night, All Saints students and staff presented their annual Christmas Program featuring a traditional telling of the story of Christmas along with songs of praise and worship.

150 years and counting

Throughout 2023, an area farm has been celebrating an incredible milestone. This year, the Larsen family farm, located in New Denmark, commemorated 150 years of continuous farming. This impressive feat was accomplished through the hard work and determination of generations of Larsens who have continued the agricultural tradition decade after decade. Like every family farm, the Larsens have a unique and interesting history.

Kris Kringle Festival

On Wednesday, December 13, Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Denmark hosted a one-of-a-kind holiday event for all to enjoy! That night, the parish hosted their first ever "Kris Kringle Festival" in their parish hall featuring holiday treats, activities and fun for all!

Cz's Christmas Food & Good Drive

This holiday season, CZ’s Bushville Lanes is facilitating a kind-hearted initiative for a worthy cause. This year, the acclaimed tavern is sponsoring a “Christmas Food & Good Drive” benefiting Denmark Helping Denmark.

Christmas fun for all

Next Wednesday, OneDenmark will be hosting a festive event for all to enjoy. That night, they will host the first ever "Holiday Family Fun" in the atrium of Denmark High School featuring Christmas-themed activities, music and treats for all.

All Saints Christmas activities

Last week, students and staff at All Saints Catholic School in Denmark were getting in the Christmas spirit with a number of fun and thoughtful activities for all to enjoy. 

Financial planning on the move

For the last twenty-one years, James Grasee has been providing top-notch financial planning from his Edward Jones Financial offices in Bellevue. Now, he will be continuing the same great service from a brand new office, also in Bellevue. At the end of last month, James and his Office Administrator, Kristine O'Connell, made the short move from their old offices at 3257 Main Street to their brand new location just around the corner at 3210 Kewaunee Road.

Cub Scouts Christmas Fun

On Sunday, Denmark’s Cub Scout Pack 4052 provided a number of festive activities to put scouts and their families in the Christmas spirit. That afternoon, the troop hosted a litany of Christmas fun following their monthly meeting in the ECC gymnasium.

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