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Ed Brooks Farewell Address

How do you say good bye? It isn’t easy, but after ten years as your state representative, I’ve decided to step aside to focus my efforts on dealing with cancer, which has unfortunately returned after a period of remission. While I may be headed out to pasture (sorry, the farmer in me couldn’t resist), I More >

Upcoming Local Tobacco Retailer Checks

It’s that time of year again; local tobacco retailer checks are set to begin this summer for 2018.  Although tobacco compliance checks are nothing new, many retailers continue to sell to minors.  “The Wisconsin Wins Program is crucial in keeping tobacco and nicotine products out of the hands of minors.  The initiation of tobacco use More >

Adams County Clerk’s office Will Not Be Proccessing DMV Transactions From May 22-28th.

In Adams County News, the Adams County Clerk’s Office will not be processing DMV transactions.  This will begin at 4:30 on May 22nd and will continue until 9am on May 29th.

Chicago Man Arrested by Juneau County Deputy for Possession of Marijuana

A Chicago man is facing his 2nd Offense charge Possession of THC after being in a dispute with his girlfriend.  A Juneau County Deputy stopped 27 year old Sammie Smith III while Smith was walking alongside the I90.  Smith advised the deputy he was walking due to a dispute with his girlfriend in their vehicle.  More >

Juneau County Authorities Arrest Minnesota Fugitive

Juneau County Authorities have apprehended a fugitive from Minnesota.  On May 15th Hennepin County Sheriff’s Department placed a felony warrant for the arrest of Dale Schultz.  The 21 year old Schultz has a home address in Wisconsin Dells.  Schultz has the felony warrant due to Possession of Child Pornography.  Schultz will be transported back to More >

Lyndon Station man facing Charges after Stalking Wife

A Lyndon Station man is facing 3 charges after following his wife across Adams County in an attempt to keep her from going to a friend’s house.  On May 14th, 33 year old Adam Giebel and his wife were involved in a domestic dispute that started in the Town of Springville in Adams County.  The More >

Theft in Adams County Leads to Charges Against Dells Woman

On Tuesday May 15th Adams County Authorities were dispatched to a Dell Prairie residence in Adams County, to check out a report of a subject who had entered a household without permission.  Upon arrival authorities made contact with a woman later identified as 19 year old Bailey Kowald, of Wisconsin Dells.  Kowald’s response to authorities More >

Benzodiazepine Believed to be the Cause of Dells Man Drug Overdose

On November 18th 2017 Adams County Authorities reported to a Dell Prairie home for a report of a male subject who had overdosed.  The man later identified as Guy Mountain 22, of Wisconsin Dells was transferred to a Portage Hospital.  When he came to he told authorities he might have snorted something to cause to More >

Two More Join the Growing List of Monroe County Sheriff Candidates

The list of candidates for Monroe County Sheriff continues to grow as two more have announced their candidacy.  Tomah Police Department LT. Ron Waddell announced he will run as a republican although he wishes the election was non-partisan.  Waddell is a 26 year veteran of the Tomah PD.  Former Monroe County Supervisor Rick Dickenson also More >

Volk Field Holding Northern Lightning Exercise Thru May 25th

Volk Field in Camp Douglas is currently in the midst of its annual Northern Lightning exercise.  Their combat readiness training center is hosting personnel from active duty Air Force, National Guard, and Navy units until May 25th, the exercise began on May 14th.  The general public can expect to see an increase in aircraft activity More >