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Local News

Hillsboro Woman involved in Two Vehicle Accident

A two-vehicle collision occurred Monday afternoon, February 10, 2020, at approximately 2:00 pm, in the town of Greenwood.  John F. Honer, age 77, of rural Cazenovia, Wi, was operating a smaller SUV south bound on State Highway 80, south of Hillsboro.  Honer attempted to turn left onto County Road V and struck a north bound More >

Kindergarten Student Hit And Killed While Waiting For School Bus In Plainfield

A six-year-old kindergarten student was hit and killed by a vehicle while waiting for a school bus near Plainfield Monday morning.  The bus was stopped with its lights flashing when the girl and her four-year-old sister were hit.  Witnesses say a pickup hit the two children while it was passing the stopped bus on the More >

Sen. Howard Marklein, Rep. Travis Tranel and Rep. Gary Tauchen Introduce Livestock Facility Siting Legislation

State Senator Howard Marklein (R-Spring Green), Representative Travis Tranel (R-Cuba City) and Representative Gary Tauchen (R-Bonduel) circulated legislation to improve the livestock facility siting rules and statutes today. The bill was crafted by a collaborative effort between agriculture groups and local government associations.   “The rule revision process at the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade More >

Monroe County Crash Claims Life of 37 Year Old Man

One man is dead after a two vehicle traffic crash on State Highway 16 near Hazel Ave in the Township of Adrian. On 2/8/20 at about 7:45PM 2 vehicles, headed opposite directions, collide on Hwy 16 near Hazel Ave.  The driver and lone occupant of one of the vehicles was pronounced dead at the scene. More >

Necedah Man Facing Charges in Monroe County for Drugs

On 1-25-20 at approximately 2:05 AM, A City of Tomah Officer conducted a traffic stop in the area of the 600 block of N. Glendale Ave. As the vehicle came to a stop, the driver fled on foot. Officers were easily able to catch the driver and take him into custody. At the time of More >

Certified Nurse Midwife care now available at Mile Bluff

Mile Bluff is pleased to announce that a certified nurse midwife has joined the healthcare team! Women can receive primary, prenatal, obstetric, and gynecologic care from Emily Walden, CNM, IBCLC, MSN/Ed.   Meet Emily Emily joins the family medicine and pregnancy care team as a certified nurse midwife.  Coming from a busy midwife practice in More >

Sauk County Authorities Arrest Burglary-Arson Suspect In Baraboo Restaurant Fire

Authorities in Sauk County have arrested a 24-year-old burglary and arson suspect in the fire which destroyed a Baraboo restaurant in December 2018.  Deputies worked with Stoughton police to take Devin Schroeder into custody Wednesday in Stoughton.  Investigators say the suspect entered the Barn Restaurant and Bar while it was closed, burglarized it and started More >

Movies with Mike at Necedah Public Library to Begin March 2nd With Ken Burns: Baseball

Movies with Mike at Necedah Library start Monday, March 2nd. Watch a movie. Have a discussion. Free popcorn. Bring your own soda, juice or water. The first movie will be the multi-part film Ken Burns: Baseball. Free!

New Lisbon School Board to Hold Monthly Meeting February 10th

The New Lisbon School District will be holding their monthly School Board Meeting Monday February 10th.  There will be discussion on the 2020-2021 District Calendar, the hiring of a Junior High wrestling coach, and discussing a teacher resignation.  The meeting will begin at 7pm in the k-12 IMC aka the school library.

Mile Bluff Medical Health Fair Scheduled for February 13th

Reserve your spot at the upcoming health fair hosted by Mile Bluff Medical Center on Thursday, February 13.  Receive free blood pressure and blood sugar testing, and learn what your risk factors are for developing heart disease and diabetes.  In addition to these services, you will have the opportunity to receive a free hearing test; More >