Local News

Interstate Accident Near Wisconsin Dells Results in Med-Flight

On October 13th, 2018, at approximately 10:12AM WB on I-90 near Wisconsin Dells, a semi unit was parked on the right shoulder for a yet to be determined reason. The semi driver was out of his vehicle. A westbound van entered the right shoulder area and collided with the rear of the semi-trailer. The impact More >

Winnebago, WI Man Pulled Over Near Mauston Faces 7th Offense OWI

On October 14, 2018 at 9:50 PM Daniel E Struckrath, 41 years of age, from Winnebago WI was arrested by the Wisconsin State Patrol Tomah Post for operating a motor vehicle under the influence, 7th offense. State Patrol received a complaint of a possible impaired driver headed eastbound in I90/94 near MP 75. State Patrol More >

Mauston Man Arrested After Physically Assaulting Two Law Enforcement Officers

A Mauston man is facing multiple charges after resisting arrest and physically assaulting police officers on October 10th.  38 year old Justin Schultz is facing 2 counts of Battery to a Law Enforcement Officer, Possession of THC, Criminal Damage to Property, among other charges.  A Mauston police officer pulled over Schultz for running a stop More >

Sauk County earns silver Wisconsin Healthy Communities Designation

Sauk County has been recognized for its work to improve local health by receiving a Wisconsin Healthy Communities Designation. This new program is intended to recognize and encourage achievements in health improvement in Wisconsin communities, and to promote cooperation across multiple sectors. The Sauk County Health & Wellness Coalition, whose partners include Reedsburg Area Medical More >

Tomah Health Construction on Schedule, Public Fundraising Announced

With one year complete on its two-year, 66-million dollar construction project, Tomah Memorial Hospital officials say work is on schedule of its new facility known as Tomah Health being built on Tomah’s south side. Hospital officials updated the project during a media event Thursday. Hospital Board Chair Oak Moser said Tomah Health will open in More >

Local Lions, Lionesses Attend Servant Leadership Retreat

October 6th, twenty-five Lions and Lioness gathered for a Servant Leadership Retreat. It is not unique to see Lions and Lioness partner for some purpose, after all it is who we are, but this day was special. For a while there have been on line courses available to the Lions, several of which were chosen More >

Juneau County Authorities use Tire Deflating Spikes To Slow Down Baraboo Man During Chase

A Baraboo man led authorities on a high speed chase through Juneau County.  State patrol watched a vehicle enter I90/94 westbound near exit 92.  The vehicle came up on the patrolmen’s computer as stolen.  As the patrolmen began to follow the vehicle the subject’s vehicle began to speed up.  The subject’s vehicle traveled at speeds More >

Madison Man Faces Drug Charges After Being Pulled Over In Lyndon Station

A Madison man is facing drug charges after being pulled over in Lyndon Station.  State Patrol pulled over 21 year old Donivan Lemons for having blacked out windows on his vehicle.  The vehicle had two passengers one being a young juvenile.  The officer noticed a strong smell of marijuana as he approached the vehicle.  Lemons More >

Patsy Cline tribute artist to perform at Terrace Heights

The public is invited to join the tenants of Terrace Heights Retirement Community in Mauston on Monday, October 15 at 2 pm for an afternoon of entertainment!  Tribute artist Karen Wickham will be performing some of Patsy Cline’s biggest hits. Seats are limited for this event; don’t miss out!  Call 608-847-2377 to reserve a spot.  More >

Red Cross Holding Blood Drive in New Lisbon Today

Severe weather like Hurricane Michael often force the cancellation of blood drives and decrease donor turnout in affected areas. To meet the needs in these impacted areas and throughout the country, the Red Cross asks individuals to give blood. There is a critical need for blood and platelet donations right now. Please help by donating More >