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Mauston Man Charged with Disorderly Conduct

A Mauston man has been charged with disorderly conduct. Mauston Police Officers were dispatched to a Mauston restaurant on July 28 for a disturbance. The restaurant manager called to report two males who had entered the restaurant and were asked to leave when it was observed they were not wearing shoes. One of the men More >

Mauston Woman Charged with Obstructing an Officer

A Mauston woman has been charged with obstructing an officer. According to the criminal complaint, Mauston Police Officers were dispatched to a City of Mauston residence on July 24 for a reported disturbance. Upon arriving at the scene, officers observed 34 year-old Tina Anderson exiting her vehicle and going into the residence. When she was More >

American Red Cross Blood Drive in Adams – August 10

The American Red Cross is seeking eligible donors to help offset a seasonal decline in donations and prevent a shortage this summer by giving blood. An upcoming blood donation opportunity will take place Monday, August 10, from 12:30pm – 5:30pm at the Adams Friendship Community Center. All blood types are needed to ensure a reliable More >

Incident of Burglary and Criminal Damage to Property in the Town of Necedah

There was an incident of burglary and criminal damage to property.  Juneau County authorities were dispatched to a residence on Aroma Lane in the Town of Necedah July 10. The victim told the deputy that somebody broke into his home and stole some of his property. The deputy observed the door had been pried open More >

Health Officials: Reduce Chance of Mosquito Bites

Sauk County health officials are reminding citizens how to reduce their risk of getting diseases like West Nile Virus, from mosquitoes.  The best way to reduce that is to reduce the risk for mosquito bites. Their suggestion include covering up by wearing long sleeve shirts, long pants and socks when outdoors, using effective mosquito repellant, More >

Tip Leads to Drug Arrests in Reedsburg

A Cazenovia couple was arrested Wednesday afternoon after an anonymous tip identified them as selling narcotics. On Wednesday, the Reedsburg Police were contacted by a concerned citizen about possible drug activity. Chief of Police Timothy Becker said the citizen advised they received a text from an unknown person advising that they had drugs to sell. More >

Mauston Police Issue Citations for Drinking in Public and Operating Without Valid License

On July 26, City of Mauston Police Officers were dispatched to a Mauston business for a report of a man who was loitering and drinking outside the business. When the officer arrived on scene, The Officers made contact with 55 year-old Michael Saulman, who admitted to drinking beer and killing time in the business parking More >

Wisconsin Dells Man Issued Five Citations After Crash On July 28th

A Wisconsin Dells man was issued five citations after crashing his automobile on Tuesday of this week. According to law enforcement records, 25-year old Warren M Garza was traveling south-bound on West Limits Road near County Highway HH in the Town of Kildare when he lost control of his vehicle on a gravel road. The More >

Mauston Man Sentenced in Child Sexual Exploitation Case

A Mauston man was sentenced Tuesday two months after he pleaded no contest to one count of child sexual exploitation. 25-year-old Jonathon Byrant was sentenced to 12 years in prison, six years initial confinement and six years extended supervision. Two other child sexual exploitation charges and three child pornography possession charges against Bryant were dismissed More >

One Person Injured In Rollover Accident

One person was injured in a single vehicle rollover accident on Highway 27 in the Town of Little Falls Wednesday morning. Monroe County Sheriff Scott Perkins said a vehicle driven by 53-year-old Randall E. Read Sparta was south bound on Highway 27 when he fell asleep. His vehicle crossed the center line and went off More >