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New Lisbon Man Arrested for Selling Drugs at West State Street Area

A New Lisbon man is facing multiple drug related charges after selling drugs from a West River Street residence in New Lisbon.  Juneau County authorities interviewed a man who said he had bought drugs from Thomas Wojnarwoski at the West River Street location.  Authorities also received information from another man who was recently arrested on More >

State Patrol Targeting “Hot Spots” Around the Dells

Watch your speed driving in and around the Wisconsin Dells area. Four so-called “hot spots” in Lake Delton, Reedsburg, and Baraboo will get more scrutiny from State Patrol troopers. The patrol says more than 600 people have been injured in summer crashes in the area since 2016. The “hot spots” include Highway 12 and Interstate More >

Body Of Missing 11-Year-Old Drowning Victim Found

The search for a missing 11-year-old boy had ended.  Adams County Sheriff Brent York says crews found the body of Jamison Miller at about 7:30 A-M Monday near the Kilbourn Dam in Wisconsin Dells.  Rescue and recovery crews had been searching since he went missing while swimming with his family last Tuesday.  Diving operations had More >

Necedah Man Stabs Another Man With Ice Pick Due to Racist Remarks

A Necedah man is facing charges after stabbing a Montello man with an ice pick.  The stabbing took place this past Saturday in downtown La Crosse.  21 year old Onyx Hoeppner of Necedah allegedly stabbed 22 year old Austin Barton multiple times with the ice pick due to Barton allegedly using racial slurs towards Hoeppner More >

Mauston Man 2 Others Face Drug Charges in Monroe County

Three men including a Mauston man are facing drug charges in Monroe County due to a May 10th traffic stop.  33 year old Alexander Gonzalez, (no known address) 32 year old Cory Birch of Norwalk and 30 year old Aaron Withers of Mauston are facing charges of Possession of Methamphetamine and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.  More >

Monroe County Accident Results in Possibly Life Threatening Injuries

On Sunday, June 23, 2019 at 4:27 p.m., the Monroe County 911 Communications Center received a report of a two vehicle crash on STH 16 at the I-90 EB on-ramp, with injuries. When Deputies arrived they found a 2019 Nissan Armada, driven by Ahmed Zohair Elamia (33) of Rochester, MN had attempted to turn onto More >

Wonewoc Man Facing Charges after Allegedly Tackling Woman to Ground

A Wonewoc man is facing multiple charges after allegedly tackling a woman on June 8th.  Authorities responded to a Vine Street residence in the Village of Wonewoc due to a report of a domestic disturbance.  It was reported that 41 year old Justin Bengston had attacked a woman in the front yard.  Witnesses said the More >

Necedah Woman Faces Drug Charges

A Necedah Woman is facing charges after being arrested on April 6th.  Deputies reported to a Necedah motel with a search warrant for the arrest of 35 year old Christine Day.  Day was placed under arrest and taken to the Juneau County Jail.  That same day authorities witnessed a person carrying out items from Day’s More >

No More Vaping in Mauston Public Parks

Vaping and parks will no longer go hand in hand in Mauston.  The Mauston Common Council voted to amend an ordinance that bans vaping in Mauston public parks.   Where ever smoking is prohibited, Vaping will also be prohibited.  The common council voted unanimously to amend the ordinance.  The council also voted to eliminate the Mauston More >

Veterans Cemetery Project Incorporated to Hold Flag Retirement Ceremony June 22nd

The Veterans Cemetery Project Incorporated will be holding a Flag Retirement Ceremony June 22nd at 6pm.  The Ceremony will be held at The Rock Camping Resort (formerly known as Castle Rock Resort) on 26th street just outside of Mauston.  The public is welcome to attend and bring their US flags that need to be retired.  More >