Mayor Brian McGuire has made a proclamation recognizing November as Mauston’s Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month. “About approximately 5.4 million people are affected by Alzheimer’s disease, and about three times that number are people helping care for them,” said Mayor McGuire. This is in conjunction with the national Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month. The mayor says he calls upon the people of Mauston to observe this month for the challenges of this disease may be recognized.