Wisconsin Afternoon State News for Friday 3/2/18

>Bank Security Guard Shoots Robber To Death In Madison (Madison, WI)  —  Madison Police say a bank security guard shot a robber to death at a Chase Bank location Thursday afternoon.  The suspect entered the bank with his face covered at about 4:50 P-M, handing a bag to a clerk and demanding money.  The security More >

Wisconsin Morning State News for Friday 3/2/18

>>Madison Police Find Bloody Woman, Man Holding Knife (Madison, WI)  —  Madison Police say they arrested a 23-year-old man as he came out of an apartment early Thursday morning with a knife in his hand.  When officers responded to a call at about 2:20 A-M they found a bloody woman outside of that apartment, apparently More >

Mauston Man Charged With Strangulation, Suffocation, Disorderly Conduct

Mauston Man Charged With Strangulation, Suffocation, Disorderly Conduct (Town of Germantown, WI)  —  A 38-year-old woman tells authorities the father of her children tried to strangle her, telling her he would kill her and saying, “I want you dead.”  A Juneau County Sheriff’s deputy arrested 40-year-old Jeremy Resler of Maustin.  Resler is accused of placing More >

Road Bans in the Town of Fountain

The Road Ban will go into effect in the Town of Fountain on Monday March 5th, 2018

Wisconsin Morning State News for Thursday 3/1/18

>>Road Projects Near Foxconn Plant Could Reduce Spending Elsewhere (Madison, WI)  —  The Legislative Fiscal Bureau reports paying for road-building near the new Foxconn electronics manufacturing plant could reduce available funding for the rest of the state by 90-million dollars.  The Bureau included that estimate in a memo forwarded to Democratic lawmakers Wednesday.  Minority Leader More >

Wisconsin Afternoon State News for Wednesday 2/28/18

Elections Officials Question TV Reports System Was Hacked (Madison, WI)  —  The Wisconsin Elections Commission says it has never detected a successful hacking attempt on its systems and the Department of Homeland Security hasn’t notified it about one.  N-B-C Nightly News has reported Wisconsin was one of seven states hacked by Russian operatives before the More >

Juneau County Road Weight Restrictions

The Juneau County Public Works Department advises the seasonal weight restrictions will be imposed on all County Trunk Highways effective, Tuesday, March 5, 2018 at 7:00 am.  Weight restrictions are: 8 ton single axle truck, 12 ton tandem axle truck, and 16 ton combination tractor\trailer. All County roads will be posted with the exception of More >

Wisconsin Morning State News for Wednesday 2/28/18

>>UPDATE:  Elections Commission Director Says It’s Time “Foolishness” Ends (Madison, WI)  —  Wisconsin Elections Commission director Michael Haas says the state Senate’s rejection of his confirmation a month ago has created a major distraction and “an untenable situation for the commission.”  Haas announced he is stepping down in a letter released Tuesday.  He writes, “It More >


On Friday February 23rd, a two vehicle crash occurred at the intersection of State Highway 80 and State Highway 82 in the City of Elroy.  When Juneau County Deputies arrived, they noticed a white Ford F350 towing a camper had front damage and a grey Chevy Traverse was in a ditch with rear damage.  The More >


Sunday evening February 25th, the Mauston Police Department, Mauston Fire Department and Juneau County Sheriff’s Department responded to a call of a male subject lost on the ice on Decorah Lake.  30 year old John A. Kolinski of New Lisbon was found on the lake and was informed he was going to be arrested for More >