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Local News

Elroy Man Facing Drug Charges

An Elroy man is facing multiple charges including Possession of THC and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.  A Mauston police officer conducted a traffic stop on 29 year old Scott Roznos after he failed to stop at a stop sign on November 22nd.  The officer contacted the Juneau County K9 unit to do a vehicle sniff-narcotic More >

Woman Spits in the Back of Squad Vehicle after Being Arrested For OWI

A Wittenberg woman is facing multiple charges after being pulled over in Juneau County on November 24th.  Authorities noticed a vehicle with a cracked and defective tail lamp in front of them.  The vehicle kept its high beam lights on even when driving past oncoming traffic and the vehicle turned into a drive way allegedly More >

Papadopoulos Reports To Prison in Oxford, WI

George Papadopoulos’ prison sentence is underway.  Papadopoulos reported Monday to serve his 14-day sentence at a federal facility in a medium-security prison in Oxford, Wisconsin.  A federal judge Sunday rejected the former Trump campaign adviser’s bid to delay his prison sentence, after he pleaded guilty to making false statements to the F-B-I as they investigated More >

Sparta Student Arrested For Making Threats To School

Sparta schools were in a classroom hold for about one-and-a-half hours this (Monday) morning while authorities investigated a threat.  Sparta Area School District officials say that school and law enforcement officials were searching for a student who made direct threats to Sparta High School, including using images of weapons over social media.  Officials say the More >

Enjoy an evening of music at Dueling Pianos

During this busy holiday season, it’s hard to get away – so, Nurses Helping Nurses is bringing the entertainment to you! Mark your calendars for Saturday, January 12 and plan on joining Nurses Helping Nurses, a division of Mile Bluff Medical Center Foundation, in welcoming Dueling Pianos!  This all-request variety show features two “dueling” musicians More >

Skeletal Remains Found in Monroe County Near Clifton

Monroe County Sheriff Scott Perkins reports that on 11/23/2018 at around 3:40pm they received a report of skeletal remains which were located in a wooded area in the Township of Clifton near County Highway W. The remains were located by a subject while hunting in the area. The remains were recovered but have not yet More >

Farm to School Impacts Wonewoc Elementary

Ever wonder where that salad came from? Have you ever given thought to where your steak was raised? Elementary students in Wonewoc have been learning this and more from Charitee Seebecker, the Juneau County AmeriCorps Farm to School member. Throughout the months of October and November, Seebecker has been teaching nutrition education lessons to third, More >

Investigation Uncovers Mauston Man Failed to Report to Jail

On November 18th Juneau County Detectives took in a walk in complaint from an alleged victim, whom said 35 year old Robert Radcliffe Jr. of Mauston had stolen their car.  During the investigation into Radcliffe it was discovered he should have reported to jail on November 10th.  A warrant for Radcliffe’s arrest was issued.  Authorities More >

Mauston Man Breaks Bond Conditions by Drinking at Local Tavern

A Mauston Man is facing a charge of Felony Bail Jumping after authorities found him drinking at a local tavern.  Mauston police received a tip that 38 year old Michael Koscal was consuming alcoholic beverages at a tavern.  Koscal had an active warrant for his arrest due to failure to pay child support.  Officer made More >

3 Face Drug Charges After Welfare Check Leads Authorities to Camp Douglas

A welfare check led to the arrest of 3 area citizens in Camp Douglas.  A welfare check was done on 21 year old Cody Baldwin of Tomah.  Authorities noted Baldwin had a warrant out for his arrest.  Authorities tracked Baldwin to a Camp Douglas residence.  18 year old Andrew Jones of Camp Douglas opened the More >