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New Lisbon Woman Charged with Sexual Abuse of Child

A New Lisbon Woman is facing multiple charges related to Sexual Abuse of a Child.  On November 8th an underage victim spoke with authorities about being sexually abused by 47 year old Cori Berberich.  The victim said the abuse was filmed on a cell phone and sent to Berberich’s boyfriend.  The boyfriend had allegedly asked More >

Mauston Man Faces Charges after Losing Temper

A Mauston man is facing 2 counts of Felony Bail Jumping and a charge of Disorderly Conduct – Domestic Abuse.  On January 14th a Mauston Police officer reported to a McEvoy Street residence for a disturbance.  He was advised 23 year old Casey Gardner was throwing items around the residence.  The officer was also advised More >

Rich Bauman entertains at Terrace Heights

On January 14, the tenants of Terrace Heights Retirement Community in Mauston welcomed back singer, songwriter and musician Rich Bauman.  He performed original songs, along with some that everyone knew and could sing along with.  His musical talent was on full display as he sang and played various instruments; including the guitar, piano and violin.  More >

Elroy Driver Uninjured after Hitting Culvert and Fence

On January 14th Dakota Froehlich of Elroy, was traveling northbound on County Road V, town of Forest.  Froehlich stated she met another vehicle that was over the centerline.  Froehlich overcorrected, traveled down an embankment, and struck a culvert and fence.  Froehlich reported no injuries.  The vehicle was towed due to disabling damage.

7th Grader at De Soto Schools Being Charged With Terroristic Threats

On January 14th, 2020 at 9:45 am the Superintendent for Desoto Area Schools reported they had a 7th grade student that damaged school property and has been causing problems at the school recently.  A deputy from the Vernon County Sheriff’s Office responded to the school and met with administration and the 12-year-old student.  As the More >

Former Tomah VA Nurse Given Probation In Candy Land Case

A former nurse at the V-A hospital in Tomah has dodged a prison term for over-prescribing opioid painkillers.  A federal judge sentenced Jennifer Amble to three years’ probation during a Wednesday court appearance.  Prosecutors say Amble wrote 83 prescriptions for a friend who was neither a veteran nor a patient at the Tomah location.  The More >

Congressman Sensenbrenner:  Senate Won’t Remove President Trump From Office

Congressman Jim Sensenbrenner says two-thirds of U-S Senate members won’t vote to remove President Donald Trump from office.  The Wisconsin Republican says a lot of time and money has been wasted.  During a visit to the district Sunday afternoon, the veteran congressman said impeachment shouldn’t be used just because people don’t like the results of More >

Governor Wants State Lawmakers To Package Bills To Curtail Youth Vaping

Governor Tony Evers wants lawmakers to pass a pair of bills which would curtail youth vaping.  The governor’s office says the products offer serious health risks to users by injuring parts of the brain which control attention and learning.  Evers wants legislation to ban vaping and vapor products on all K-through-12 campuses and expand the More >

3D Mammography now available at Mile Bluff

Mile Bluff is pleased to announce that 3D mammography is now available at the medical center in Mauston. This new screening test is the latest advancement in early breast cancer detection.   3D technology provides clear, detailed images, regardless of breast tissue density.  The accuracy of the images allows radiologists to detect smaller cancers sooner, More >

New Lisbon School Board Meetings

January 27 & 28 – Interview Committees for Superintendent January 28 – Calander Committee