Local News

2 Area Citizens Killed in 4th of July Crash

On July 4th a crash occurred on US Hwy 12/16.  The crash involved a 2001 Chevrolet Blazer and a 2006 Pontiac G6 Sedan.  A witness indicated that the Chevrolet was traveling eastbound on US 12 in the westbound lane prior to a colliding head-on with the westbound Pontiac.  Both vehicle operators were killed as a More >

Katherine Heldt now Facing Charges in Monroe County

Apparently she is taking her talents to Monroe County.  Katherine Heldt 29, of Wisconsin Dells and Sheryl Stanberry 54, of Lyndon Station are being referred to the Monroe County District Attorney’s Office for theft, and Heldt also for Bail Jumping.  The pair is facing charges after allegedly trying to use a false check to purchase More >

California Man Facing Charges after Peering at 10 year old in Tomah Changing Room

A 24 year old California man is facing charges of Lewd and Lascivious Behavior, Disorderly Conduct, an  Obstructing an Officer after peering in at a 10 year old girl in a changing room.  Joshua Salivar of Redlands, California said he was trying on clothes when he noticed a 10 year old girl walk by.  Salivar More >

Jessica Michna presents: Abigail Adams

On Thursday, July 12, the tenants of Terrace Heights Retirement Community in Mauston will welcome back Jessica Michna.  Beginning at 2 pm, she will perform her one-woman show about former First Lady Abigail Adams.  Jessica is an actress and historian known for her memorable portrayals of famous first ladies and other historic women. This event More >

Donate blood July 31st and save a life with Mile Bluff Medical Center!

Throughout the year, Mile Bluff Medical Center hosts a number of community blood drives.  The events are a partnership between the medical center and the Blood Center of Wisconsin – the sole supplier of blood products to Mile Bluff. Join your friends, family, co-workers and neighbors, and do your part to help save lives by More >

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to be Held at Munson Hybrids in Necedah

There will be a ribbon cutting ceremony this Monday July 9th at Munson Hybrids next to Kwik Trip in Necedah.  The Ribbon Cutting will take place at 11am Monday morning.  The ceremony will include state and local community leaders celebrating the official opening as well as the successful first season of treating and delivering seed More >

K9 Unit Delivers Again in Adams County

On July 4th, 2018, deputies conducted a traffic stop on STH 13 in the Town of Easton for expired registration. K9 Deputy Orlowski and his partner Mieka arrived to assist. Mieka was deployed and alerted to the odor of illegal narcotics emitting from the vehicle. The ensuing investigation alleges Kimberly Paner (42) of Adams was More >

K9 Alert Leads Adams County to Drug Arrest

On July 3rd, 2018, a traffic stop was conducted by the City of Adams Police Department for a traffic violation. Adams County Sheriff K9 Deputy Simmons and his partner Lya arrived to assist. Lya was deployed and alerted to the odor of illegal narcotics emitting from the vehicle. The ensuing investigation alleges Justin M Shaske More >

Mauston Woman Charged with Possession of Methamphetamine

A 38 year old Mauston woman is being charged with Possession of Methamphetamine after being pulled over by a State Trooper for having a loud muffler.  After making contact with the driver, Jayme Edgerton, the trooper believed she had signs of impairment.  Edgerton admitted to smoking marijuana about 30 minutes prior to driving.  The trooper More >

Fox Lake Woman Faces 5th Offense OWI

A Fox Lake woman is facing her 5th Offense OWI after driving her car off the road on July 2nd.  State Patrol checked on the vehicle and it seemed to have no damage but the driver was slumped over.  As the trooper approached the vehicle the driver, 52 year old Marlene Wigman looked at him.  More >