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Accident Outside of Tomah Results in One Dead

On September 16th, 2019, around 11:07am, the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office responded to a crash involving one vehicle approximately .3 miles north of County Highway G on U.S. Highway 12 in the La Grange Township.   Officers located a 2012 Dodge Ram with front end damage in the east ditch, which was traveling north on More >

City of Mauston Meetings

September 25 – Police & Fire Commission

City of Tomah Meetings

September 24 – Long Range Planning Committee  

Update: Human Remains Found in Burned Down Hunting Stand in Plymouth Township Man Identified

The deceased subject has been identified as Gary J. Wojtowicz.  The incident remains under investigation.  Foul play is not suspected and there is no danger to the community.   On September 15, 2019, at approximately 10:53 am, Juneau County Deputies were dispatched to Plymouth Township to check the welfare of a subject.  Deputies were notified More >

Scott Fitzgerald Announces Candidacy for Fifth Congressional District

Wisconsin Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald announced his candidacy for Wisconsin’s Fifth Congressional District. Fitzgerald, a 25-year legislative veteran and longtime leader of the Senate Republican caucus, released the following statement:   “Washington is a mess. For too long, liberals and the elite have ignored the needs of working-class people. President Trump has made tremendous More >

Monroe County Justice Center to be Closed Thursday Afternoon

The Monroe County Justice Center will be closed to the public on Thursday September 19th from 1:30pm-4:30pm for employee security training.   This closure specifically effects all Circuit Court Branches, Clerk of Courts, Justice Department, Corporation Council, Sheriff’s Office, Child Support, Medical Examiners Officer, and District Attorney’s Office.   Please make necessary arrangements outside those More >

Local Authorities Asking for Residents Help in Locating Missing Woman

The Adams County Sheriff’s Office is assisting the Dane County Sheriff’s Office and is seeking the assistance of residents that may have found clothing or personal belongings.  Annastasia Evans was last seen on May 4th, 2019 in Wisconsin Dells. Annastasia carried several bags or duffels containing her clothing and personal belongings.  These items may have More >

Methamphetamine Arrest in Adams County

On Wednesday, September 11th, 2019 deputies conducted a traffic stop of a vehicle on Dell Ave in the Town of Quincy. The driver of that vehicle, Dakota Hower (24) of Friendship was arrested for Possession of Methamphetamine. Hower was targeted by law enforcement as part of an ongoing drug investigation. The ensuing investigation revealed Hower More >

Wisconsin Top State for Paid Overtime

A new study by http://Joblist.com used the most recent U.S. Current Population Survey, which surveyed Americans to find out the amount of wages lost by full-time, salaried workers compared to their cost of living. This allowed us to determine: in what states can you get the most bang for your buck? Some highlights: Colorado is the More >

Monroe County Accident near Cashton Results in Deaths

On September 16th, 2019, at around 7:20 am, the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office responded to a fatal two vehicle accident on State Highway 33 near County Highway PC, west of Cashton.   Once on scene, deputies found that the driver of a 2006 GMC Sierra failed to yield from a stop sign at Hwy 33 More >