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Local News

Mauston School District Facility Planning Meeting Can be Found on School Website

The Mauston School District held their 3rd Facility Planning information meeting, February 12 at Lyndon Station Elementary. Craig Uhlenbrauck from Miron Construction and Steve Kieckhafer from PRA presented a recommended plan the District is looking at to address many of the capital maintenance needs. If you missed Wednesday’s meeting, the presentation can be found on More >

Snow Plow v Train Accident in Juneau County

On February 13, 2020, at 12:52 pm, the Juneau County Sheriff’s Office received a report of train vs snowplow truck accident on Cty Hwy M in Cutler Township.  Initial investigation revealed a westbound train struck a Juneau County Highway Department plow truck.  The operator of the truck was transported by medical helicopter. No additional details More >

Local Community Member “Locked Up” for Good Cause

The Juneau County Coalition against Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault, and Elder Abuse was able to raise some money by putting area citizens behind bars.  The Juneau County Courthouse was the scene for the Coalitions Jail & Bail event.  The event brought in area community members who were put behind a mock jail cell create by More >

“Out of Control” 20 year old Faces Numerous Charges

A Necedah man is facing charges for being “out of control”.  On February 9th local authorities reported to a Prairie Street residence in Mauston for a report of a 20 year old male being “out of control”.  Authorities entered the home and made contact with the 20 year old as well as witnesses.  The witnesses More >

Area Man Facing Another Round of Charges after Driving without Valid License

A Cazenovia man is facing another round of charges in Juneau County.  On February 7th Muston Police observed a vehicle driving into a Mauston auto parts store.  The vehicle was being driven by 33 year old Joseph Lobsinger.  Authorities were advised Lobsinger did not have a valid driver’s license.  Lobsinger was pulled over and arrested More >

Friendship Man Alleged of Attacking Woman near Juneau County Fairgrounds

A Friendship man is facing charges for allegedly attacking his ex-girlfriend back in September.  In September of 2019 a female victim was driving home to Richland Center.  While still in Adams County she noticed a vehicle following her.  The vehicle was being driven by her ex-boyfriend 56 year old Phillip Ramirez.  She had left Ramirez More >

Mauston Woman Facing Charges after Stealing from Local Grocery Store

A Mauston woman is facing charges of Felony Bail Jumping and Retail Theft after stealing from a local grocery store.  On January 27th two females were seen leaving the store with a cart full of merchandise they did not pay for.  One of the women was identified as 31 year old Megan Bohn.  Bohn was More >

New Lisbon Gas Station Employee Caught Stealing Lottery Tickets

A Camp Douglas woman is facing 2 count of Theft for stealing lottery tickets while working at a local convenience store.   31 year old Marcina Meyers of Camp Douglas was an employee at a New Lisbon gas station.  The victim claims records from his accounting department indicated a large monetary discrepancy in number of lottery More >

Lyndon Station Man Charged with Lying Under Oath

A Lyndon Station man is facing a Perjury Charge in Juneau County.  Juneau County District Attorney Ken Hamm asked detectives to investigate a possible lying under oath by 79 year old Arvind Patel.  Patel said under oath he did not own property on Amherst Rd in the Town of Kildare.  Hamm turned over documents to More >

Joint Resolution Commemorates Gulf War Veterans (Rep. Kurtz-Authored Joint Resolution Passes the Assembly)

It ended in less than two months, but the men and women who served in Operation Desert Storm still feel its impact nearly three decades later. This Tuesday, Representatives from both sides of the aisle came together to honor Wisconsin’s Gulf War veterans with the passage of Assembly Joint Resolution 127. The proposal brought back More >