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Cub Scouts "Scout Your Yard"

On Sunday, October 8, the Denmark Cub Scout Pack 4052 took part in a fun and festive fundraiser that left the community looking much more in the fall spirit. That day, the scouts took part in the annual “Scout Your Yard” event that featured volunteers decorating a number of signed up homes for the fall season.

For Sale: Fire Engine

When purchasing a vehicle, most buyers have a "wish list" of wants and needs. These usually include available seating, gas mileage, trunk space etc. What these wish lists rarely, if ever, include is 1750 GPM Waterous water pump. However, if someone in the Denmark area were looking for a vehicle with such a requirement, they would be in luck this month.

Maribel October meeting

Last Monday night, the Village of Maribel held their monthly meeting at the Community Center in the village park. While the meeting was brief (possibly due to the evening's ongoing Packers game), exciting developments for the future of the community were discussed.

Cooperstown October meeting

Last Tuesday, the Town of Cooperstown held their monthly board meeting in their Town Hall in Rosecrans. Following the call to order by Chairman Dave Blakeslee, the Pledge of Allegiance and the roll call that showed all board members in attendance, the board moved on to the monthly reports from various town officials.

FFA Farmer Appreciation

Last Saturday, members of the Denmark High School FFA were out and about across the community showing their appreciation for local farmers. That morning, fifteen student volunteers met at the high school before splitting up into five teams. The teams then went out and each visited an assigned list of area farms.

Maribel Trunk or Treat 2023

Last Saturday, the Maribel community got a head start on the Halloween season with a fun family tradition for all to enjoy. That afternoon, St. John's Lutheran Church played host to their annual Trunk or Treat in the parking lot and grounds around their church.

Village of Denmark October meeting

At 4:30 p.m. last Monday, the Village of Denmark held their monthly board meeting in the new Village Hall in the former BMO Harris Bank building. Among topics discussed were potential future housing developments in the village and the appointment to vacant village government officials. 

ECC Fire Safety Day

Last Thursday, students from the Denmark Early Childhood Center (ECC) got a special up-close and firsthand look at fire safety with help from the Denmark Volunteer Fire Department. That morning, students visited the station and were given demonstrations from community firefighters to explain how and why they do what they do to prevent and fight fires.

HOMECOMING 2023: Homecoming Dance

On Saturday, October 7, the traditional Homecoming Dance was held in the gymnasium at Denmark High School. High schoolers from across all grade levels were invited to join in the annual celebration that followed the week's Disney/Pixar theme.

HOMECOMING 2023: Homecoming Mass

Last Saturday, prior to the evening's Homecoming Dance at the high school, All Saints Catholic Church hosted a special afternoon Mass for this year's court couples. The Mass featured the students in a variety of ways and served as a faithful way for them to begin a night of celebrating. 

HOMECOMING 2023: Halftime Fun

This year's Homecoming game was a stunning and fantastic display of some of the amazing talent in our schools both on and off the field. Throughout the game against Freedom, various groups had a chance to shine for the whole crowd to see. 

HOMECOMING 2023: FBLA Dunk Tank

Prior to the start of Friday night's match-up between the Freedom Irish and the Denmark Viking's the Denmark High School Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) hosted their first ever "Dunk Tank" fundraiser event. 

HOMECOMING 2023: Parade

On Friday afternoon, the Denmark School District as well as the Denmark community as a whole assembled for an annual tradition that has been a staple of the Homecoming festivities for decades. As always, the yearly Homecoming Parade through town was a festive and fun endeavor for all involved and served as a great way to celebrate Viking pride along with a litany of school activities.

HOMECOMING 2023: DHS Pep Rally

Last Friday, Denmark High School students and staff kicked off game day with an all day celebration of class pride and school spirit. Prior to the afternoon's parade through town, DHS was home to a wild and zany assembly that featured an array of crazy competitions pitting students against each other by grade level.

HOMECOMING 2023: Intro

Last week, the Denmark School District and the community as a whole came together to celebrate all things Denmark Vikings in a week-long commemoration of a longtime favorite fall tradition.

KCs present check

Last Tuesday, prior to their regular monthly meeting, the Denmark Knights of Columbus Father Platta Council #4735 held a moving and emotional ceremony. That night, the council presented the proceeds from their recent golf outing to a worthy recipient and his family to try and help them navigate an extremely difficult time. 

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