Mark Morgan named as executive director of Wisconsin GOP

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Mark Morgan has been named as executive director of the Wisconsin Republican Party. Morgan’s appointment was announced Tuesday by state party chairman Brad Courtney. He replaces Mike Duffey. Morgan served as political director and the Wisconsin state director for the Republican National Committee this year. Republicans scored victories across the board More >

Juneau County Jail Roster

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Monroe Man Arrested after Car Chase in Reedsburg

(REEDSBURG, WI) A Monroe man was arrested Monday afternoon after he led police on a chase that spanned several blocks. 26-year-old Kenneth R. Skogen-Reeson of Monroe, was stopped in the 700 block of Viking Drive for making an illegal turn. During the stop, a canine officer deployed a narcotics detection canine who then indicated on More >

Former NLCI Inmate Charged with Battery By Prisoner

A former inmate of the New Lisbon Correctional Institution has been charged with battery by prisoner. According to the criminal complaint, on October 29, 2016, 44-year-old Daryl Burl allegedly struck a correctional officer three times in the head. The officer was medically treated but did not suffer any serious injury. Burl was transported to Waupun More >

Red Cross Urges Donors to Give Blood This Winter

The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to give the perfect gift this holiday season – a lifesaving blood or platelet donation. Busy holiday schedules and travel plans make it more challenging for regular donors to give, and many businesses and organizations postpone hosting blood drives during the holiday season for these same reasons. Upcoming More >

Tomah Memorial Foundation Donates $5,000 to Food Share Program

Tomah Memorial has donated $5,000 to the Second Harvest Foodbank of Southeastern Wisconsin’s Food Share program. Food Bank President and CEO Dan Stein said the support from the foundation is important because the numbers of people in need, especially in Monroe County are significant. He said the foundation’s donation will be doubled by the US More >

One Injured in Multiple Vehicle Crash in Sauk County

One person was injured in a multiple vehicle accident on Highway 12 in the Town of Baraboo in Sauk County Monday. According to a release from the Sauk County Sheriff’s Office, an initial investigation revealed that a vehicle, operated by 24-year-old Courtney A. Kluender of Baraboo, was traveling north on Highway 12, when it drifted More >

Monroe County Sheriff’s Office to Join ‘Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over’ Campaign

To combat drunken driving, Monroe County Sheriff’s Office will join other law enforcement agencies throughout Wisconsin participating in the “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” national campaign from Dec. 15, 2016 to Jan. 1, 2017. The Necedah and Tomah Police Departments are also participating in the campaign. “Although drunken driving is 100 percent preventable, on More >

Wisconsin Cheese Production Keeps Growing

(Madison, WI)  —  For the 25th month in a row, Wisconsin cheese factories churned out more in October than at the same time the year before. The USDA says the Badger State made 269 million pounds of cheese. That’s nine tenths of one percent more than October of 2015, and it’s above the national average More >

Rapids Man Gets Seven Years For Killing Brother

(Wisconsin Rapids, WI)  —  A central Wisconsin man will spend seven more years in prison for killing his brother. Fifty-seven-year-old Ronald Horan of Wisconsin Rapids is at the state correctional instutition in Oshkosh for a previous case and Wood County Circuit Judge Todd Wolf added the new sentence, plus eight years of extended supervision when More >