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Early morning one vehicle crash results in drug paraphernalia citation

In the early morning hours of January 6th, a one vehicle accident where Crystal Teumer, age 21, was driving toward Mauston on Highway 12/16 in Seven Mile Creek Township.  Sheriff’s deputies found a pipe which later tested positive for drug residue.  Crystal was charged with possessing drug paraphernalia along with other traffic violations.  One passenger More >

Group Home Battery Incident

Frances Arndt, age 29 of Necedah, was cited for Battery on the morning of Saturday January 6th in Necedah.  Arndt, a residence of a group home, was upset about not being able to leave and began kicking and striking an employee at the home.  She finally calmed down, before authorities arrived, after being reminded of More >

Lumber Mill Fire Does $2M Damage

(Lyndon Station, WI)  —  Officials say 66 firefighters from nine different agencies fought a lumber mill fire in Lyndon Station for 10 hours Sunday.  Total damage done by the fire is estimated at two-million dollars.  One firefighter suffered minor injuries while working the fire at Stan’s Industrial Woodwork.  The first emergency calls came in at More >

Juneau County Jail Roster

Jail Pictures 180108 Jail Roster 180108 *due to high content, mug shots may take a few minutes to download  Some inmates are awaiting trial and these defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.

December 26th one vehicle crash still under investigation

Juneau County Sheriff’s Deputies arrived on the scene just before 2 in the afternoon on the 26th to find a vehicle with severe damage in the ditch on Highway 12 west of County be in the town of Lisbon. The driver of the vehicle was not located immediately. Others in the area made false claims More >

Juneau County Jail Roster

Jail Pictures 180105 Jail Roster 180105 *due to high content, mug shots may take a few minutes to download  Some inmates are awaiting trial and these defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.

Hillsboro Accident

Vernon County Sheriff John B. Spears reports, Driver: Joshua Quario age 27 of Hillsboro, Passenger: Tilford Swanagan age 32 of LaValle On 1/3/2018 at approximately 8:18 PM a single vehicle accident in the Hillsboro Township occurred in the area of Santa’s Loop and County Road FF.  The vehicle was headed westbound on County Road FF More >

Bank of Mauston’s 34th Annual Food Drive is a Success!

MAUSTON – For 34 years, Bank of Mauston has proudly supported local food pantries through their annual food drive.  With multiple locations, Bank of Mauston has enjoyed working with, and supporting, the pantries in the communities we serve. Thanks to our customers, local organizations, churches, schools, and everyone else for helping make this year’s food More >

Gundersen Medical Foundation provides funds for Wonewoc—Center Certified Nursing Assistant Program

Gundersen Medical Foundation donated $9,868 to Wonewoc-Union Center School District to support the new Health Skills Lab. The money will be used to purchase equipment and supplies for the course aimed at developing a certified lab where certified nursing assistant (CNA) courses can be held with the hope of increasing the supply of CNAs in More >

Cocaine charges for a Mauston Man

During a traffic stop in the early morning hours of January 1st, a significant quantity of cocaine and other items were found on Thomas Schaub, age 37 of Mauston.  Other items were found in his vehicle.  He has been charged with Possession with intent to deliver – cocaine, a felony, and other drug related misdemeanors.  More >