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Wisconsin Cranberry Board Voting Period Open

Cranberry producers in three Wisconsin Cranberry Board districts have until August 10 to vote for candidates for three open seats on the cranberry board. The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection is accepting ballots between July 15 and August 10, 2016. The nominees are: Danielle Faber, Pittsville; Scott Schultz, Warrens; and Michael Gnewikow, More >

Ford’s “Drive 4 UR Community” Comes to New Lisbon – July 23

Rudig Jensen Ford is teaming with the New Lisbon Educational Foundation to bring Ford Motor Company’s Drive 4 UR Community program to the New Lisbon community. It is an effort to raise $6000 in support of the Athletic Complex. For every person who test-drives a new vehicle at Rudig Jensen, the foundation will receive $20 More >

Juneau County & Sauk County Cooling Centers

Officials are encouraging residents to prepare for the continued extreme hot weather that is forecasted. Temperatures are forecast to be in the 90’s starting Thursday and near 90 with dew points in the 70’s through the weekend. Night time lows are forecast to be in the 70’s so little cooling at night will occur. These More >

Adams County Ambulance Owner Sentenced to Prison

An Arkdale man was sentenced to one and ½ years in prison for attempting to sexually assault a young girl in 2011. Court records show that 40-year-old Christopher Quinnell was also ordered on Monday to spend five and ½ years on extended supervision. He is to being serving the sentence on Friday. Quinnell was found More >

Voting Period Open for Wisconsin Soybean Board

Soybean producers in three Wisconsin Soybean Board districts have until August 10 to vote for candidates for three open seats on the soybean board. The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) is accepting ballots between July 15 and August 10, 2016. The districts and nominees are: District 3 – representing Adams, Crawford, More >

After 125 years, firefighter receives proper burial

ALLOUEZ, Wis. (AP) — A Green Bay firefighter who died in the line of duty nearly 125 years ago has finally received a graveside tribute. Hans Hanson was the first Green Bay firefighter to die while on duty. He was killed during his first day on the job back in 1892. WLUK-TV (http://bit.ly/2ad9UwI ) reports that through More >

Madison police are investigating a shooting outside bar

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Madison police are investigating a shooting outside a sports bar. A woman and a man were hit by gunfire about 1:30 a.m. Tuesday outside the Legends Sports Bar & Grill. Police say both are expected to survive. Investigators say the shooting doesn’t appear to be random. But, no suspects are in custody right More >

Incident of Theft in Lyndon Township

A boat was stolen in the Lyndon Township. The victim stated his board had been taken from the seasonal campsite he rents from River Bay Campground. It was parked at his campsite on July 9th, and when he came back on the 15th it was missing. A witness stated on July 14th, a white-pickup truck More >

U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson is set to deliver a prime-time speech at the Republican National Convention

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson is set to deliver a prime-time speech at the Republican National Convention amid a heated race for his seat in Wisconsin. A speaking schedule released Sunday showed Johnson would speak Tuesday night, a reversal from the senator’s previous statements that he would stay home to campaign while party More >

Two bodies of two college students have been recovered

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) — The bodies of two college students who were swept into Lake Michigan from a pier in eastern Wisconsin have been recovered. The Sheboygan County Sheriff’s Office says a dive team found the bodies of 21-year-old Kurt Ahonen, of Suamico, and 22-year-old Adam Laluzerne, of Sheboygan, in the lake late Monday. Authorities say the More >