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SPRING VALLEY, WI - Potential is a dangerous word. It can be used to motivate, and it can be used to denigrate. It’s promises unfulfilled, and dreams that are achieved.

  • Cardinals upset 10th ranked Colfax, D-SC beware!

    SPRING VALLEY, WI - Potential is a dangerous word. It can be used to motivate, and it can be used to denigrate. It’s promises unfulfilled, and dreams that are achieved.

  • Slow start dooms Cardinals against Mondovi, Mounders in conference play

    SPRING VALLEY, WI - The girls’ basketball team at Spring Valley has been struggling with slow starts lately. They have been struggling to get points early on in games, and even to get wins. That’s the bad news. The good news is that the Cardinals, despite falling behind in games or in the season, have shown no signs of quitting, no let-up in effort.

  • Superintendent’s Corner December 2018

    BALDWIN, WI – Happy Holidays!  I hope everyone had a great 2018 and I am wishing you an even better 2019.

  • Girls’ basketball team still looking for first win

    SPRING VALLEY, WI - Discovering new roles and new players gaining experience on the floor can often take plenty of time for teams that have had a lot of turnover from one season to the next.

    The girls’ basketball team in Spring Valley is experiencing that right now, with many players trying to figure out their role on the floor, others just trying to get their feet under them.

  • Ag Secretary announces new OneUSDA Internship Program
    WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Tuesday, December 4, 2018, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced the “OneUSDA Internship” opportunity for Summer 2019.
  • Cardinal wrestlers start off season with good showing in Ellsworth

    ELLSWORTH, WI – There has been a lot of turnover and a lot of newcomers into the fold for the Spring Valley/Elmwood wrestling team this year. The team doesn’t have wrestlers at a few weight classes, but will still be competitive, and that was shown last weekend in Ellsworth.

    Obviously, Ellsworth has been the cream of the crop in Division 2 in the state for years and their Invitational brings in some good competition from both Minnesota and Wisconsin.

  • B-W Band Boosters hold another successful Waffle fundraiser

    BALDWIN, WI – The B-W Band Boosters held their 4th Annual Dad’s Waffle fundraiser last Saturday, December 1 at the Baldwin Cave Dahl American Legion Post 240.

    Here is the report from Marla Butler of the B-W Band Boosters.

  • Cardinal boys open season with up and down week

    SPRING VALLEY, WI – The season may have just begun, but the growing pains are coming through for a team that has few players with experience on the varsity floor.

    It was evident in all three games last week, a win and two losses, that there is a lot of inexperience on the floor. The Cardinals got a good team effort in the season opening win over Eau Claire Immanuel, struggled later in the game against a very good Clear Lake team, and was outmuscled and outplayed against a tough Fall Creek team, the latter two losses.

  • Bucky’s Tuition Promise provides free tuition to 796 incoming UW–Madison students

    MADISON, WI – Roughly one in five of UW–Madison’s incoming in-state students is benefiting from Bucky’s Tuition Promise, making education at the state’s flagship much more affordable for Wisconsin families.

  • Fifth grade teacher Kirstin Thompson awarded funds for ‘Respecting Rural Life!’

    MADISON, WI – Wisconsin Farm Bureau’s Ag in the Classroom program has awarded 12 teacher mini-grants to be used for agricultural literacy lessons and activities. Greenfield Elementary School fifth grade teacher Kristin Thompson has qualified again for the program with “Respecting Rural Life!”

  • Cardinal boys’ hoops team leaning on leadership to help steer the ship

    SPRING VALLEY, WI - It’s a cliche to say that a team is only as good as it’s leaders, but when you have leaders that are unselfish, that are tutors to younger players, that are willing to put their own stats aside for the better of the team, then you have successful leaders, and thus a successful program.

    Spring Valley head basketball coach Rob Bosshart has a couple of good leaders that have plenty of experience on the varsity floor.

  • [CAMPUS NEWS:] Wicker races to All-America honors, takes 36th at NCAA meet

    WINNECONNE, WI – In two short seasons running cross country for the Cornell Rams, senior Mason Wicker (SR/Baldwin, Wisconsin) established himself as one of the program's all-time best.

  • Blackhawks Boys Basketball Booster Club holds successful fundraiser

    BALDWIN, WI – The B-W Blackhawks Boys Basketball Booster Club had its successful inaugural spaghetti supper & silent auction fundraiser.  On Sunday, November 11, nearly 400 family and supporters filled the Baldwin Cave Dahl American Legion Post 240 building. 

  • Cardinal girls’ drop game to Clear Lake, conference games start tonight

    CLEAR LAKE, WI - Ball security is something key to gaining victories in most sports, most importantly in basketball.

    When teams turn the ball over a lot, they tend to have an incredibly uphill battle to get a win. Some teams can overcome those mental errors that cause turnovers by getting a lot of steals, shooting incredibly well, playing excellent defense.

  • Elmwood Middle/High School 1st Quarter Honor Roll

    Elmwood Middle/High School 1st Quarter – “A Honor Roll”

    Alyssa Peterson, Rowan Rupakus, Sophia Tiffany, & Alexia Waltz

  • Real life Ellis Island

    SPRING VALLEY, WI – On Friday, November 16, 2018, Spring Valley 3rd and 4th grade students in the Husby/Ninneman classroom made a living diorama, creating Ellis Island.

  • Lady Cardinals fall to Alma-Pepin in nail biter of season opener

    SPRING VALLEY, WI - The beginning of s new season always holds a lot of promise and potential. Players are excited to get the season going, to play against players other than their own teammates. Coaches get to see how their plans are working out. Fans get to see what their teams are made of.

    The Spring Valley girls’ basketball team lost their season opener last Thursday against Alma-Pepin here last Thursday, 52-45.

  • You're invited to Culvers Share Night for B-W High School Choir!

    BALDWIN-WOODVILLE, WI – The Baldwin Woodville High School Choir would like to invite the community to our Culver's Share Night, an event benefiting the choir program's upcoming 2021 choir tour.

  • Baldwin-Woodville Band Beats

    BALDWIN, WI – We hope you’ve been reading in the Woodville Leader all about the great accomplishments our State Champion Baldwin-Woodville Marching Band has had this past fall.

  • Cardinal girls’ hoops looking for senior leadership in ‘18-’19 season

    SPRING VALLEY, WI - There is a lot to be said for a team with good leadership, usually winners is the key term.

    “We have a really good core of seniors,” said Head Coach Sean Hoolihan.


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