WRJC Radio - Mauston, Juneau County, Wisconsin 2015-08-02T11:54:54Z http://www.wrjc.com/feed/atom/ WRJC Sports <![CDATA[Packers Put The Pads On Saturday At Training Camp]]> http://www.wrjc.com/?p=112644 2015-08-02T11:54:54Z 2015-08-02T11:54:54Z More >]]> The third day of on-field work for the Green Bay Packers in training camp had the players in pads and involved in a lot of contact.  A standing-room-only crowd encircled the practice field Saturday.  Tight end Andrew Quarless practiced for the first time.  He had been dealing with what his coach called “a difficult family matter.”  Quarless was arrested last month on a charge of firing a gun in public.  Wide receiver Jared Abbrederis missed the work with a concussion suffered last week. The Packers Family Night activities are set for August 8th.

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WRJC Sports <![CDATA[Rizzo Leads Cubs To A Saturday Night Win Over The Brewers]]> http://www.wrjc.com/?p=112641 2015-08-02T11:52:39Z 2015-08-02T11:52:39Z More >]]> Cubs first-baseman Anthony Rizzo hit the ball out of Miller Park with two teammates on board to supply most of the runs Chicago needed for a 4-2 win Saturday.  Rizzo has hit a home run in four straight games and he is seven-for-11 in the series.  The Cubs have won all four of those games.  Kyle Hendricks started and scattered four hits to take the win.  Matt Garza produced a quality start, but it wasn’t enough for a victory. Garza gave up three runs on four hits in six innings.  His 12th loss of the season ties a personal high for the right-hander.  Khris Davis singled in the only Brewers run in the fourth inning.  Veteran Kyle Lohse starts the series finale as Milwaukee tries to avoid the sweep.  Clayton Richard will be called up from Triple-A Iowa to start for Chicago. Game time is 1:10 PM at Miller Park.

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WRJC Sports <![CDATA[Wisconsin Dells Legion Baseball On The Verge Of Another State Title]]> http://www.wrjc.com/?p=112639 2015-08-02T11:49:18Z 2015-08-02T11:49:18Z More >]]> Wisconsin Dells is one win away from a third State Class A American Legion baseball title in the last five years after improving to 4-0 in this year’s State Tournament at West Salem with a Saturday win 12-2 over Marathon. Dells has amassed ten hits or more in each game this week at West Salem and they had 16 more on Saturday, breaking the game open early with a six-run second inning. Ashton Mace was 4×4 at the plate, Diggy Cimaroli was 3×4 including a HR and three rbi’s, Zach Van Wie had a HR and three rbi’s while Adam Bruechert and Nick Percival each had two hits with Percival driving in two runs. Jacob Millard pitched three innings to earn the win for a Wisconsin Dells team that is now 31-3 for the summer. Dells will face Jefferson in the championship round after Jefferson knocked out Viroqua 13-1 on Saturday. Jefferson is 20-10 overall and must defeat Wisconsin Dells twice today to win State with game one at Noon. The Class A State champ advances to the Central Plains Regional in Le Sueur and Henderson Minnesota starting on August 6th.

Three teams remain in the hunt for the Class AA State Legion title in Kaukana entering Sunday. Waterford eliminated Menasha 15-13 on Saturday while Shawano dealt River Falls their first loss 16-6. Shawano meets Waterford today at 1 PM and the winner faces River Falls at 4 PM for the championship.

Madison Impact wins the Class AAA state Legion baseball title in Watertown, defeating Plover 10-3 in the title game Saturday after Plover had beaten Madison earlier in the day 7-2.

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WRJC News <![CDATA[Two People Dead After Adams County Explosion]]> http://www.wrjc.com/?p=112635 2015-08-01T13:08:22Z 2015-08-01T13:08:22Z More >]]> Two people are dead after an explosion and a structure fire in Adams County. Sheriff Sam Wollin said the explosion happened at a mobile home on the 900 block of East Trout Valley Road in the Town of Big Flats around 2 p.m., causing it to go up in flames. Emergency personnel located the fire at 931A East Trout Valley Road where a mobile home was fully engulfed in flames. There have been two confirmed fatalities as a result of this incident. The investigation is ongoing by the Adams County Sheriff’s Office, Wisconsin Department of Criminal Investigation Arson Bureau, and the Adams County Medical Examiner’s Office. No further information is being released at this time.

The Adams County Sheriff’s Office was assisted at the scene by the Big Flats Fire Department, Nekoosa Ambulance, Rome Fire Department, Adams Fire Department, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, and the Wisconsin State Patrol.

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WRJC WebMaster <![CDATA[Lenski, Joseph A., age 83, of Tomah]]> http://www.wrjc.com/?p=112633 2015-08-01T13:01:17Z 2015-08-01T13:01:17Z More >]]> Joseph A Lenski, Jr. 83 of Tomah died on Friday, July 31, 2015 the Morrow Memorial Home, Sparta.

A Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, August, 4, 2015, 10:30 A.M. at Queen the Apostles Parish at St. Mary’s Church, 303 W. Monroe St., Tomah. Father Clayton Elmhorst will officiate. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery with military honors. Relatives and friends are invited for visitation on Monday from 5:00 P. M. until 7:00 P.M. at the Sonnenburg Family Funeral Home, 801 E. Monowau Street, Tomah and on Tuesday at the church from 10:00 A.M. until the time of the service.

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WRJC WebMaster <![CDATA[LaMarche, Marlene E., age 67, of Wisconsin Rapids]]> http://www.wrjc.com/?p=112630 2015-08-01T12:58:07Z 2015-08-01T12:58:07Z More >]]> web_LaMarcheMarlene E. LaMarche, age 67, of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin passed away peacefully Thursday, July 30, 2015 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Marshfield, Wisconsin surrounded by her loving family.

A Memorial Gathering will be held from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Monday, August 3, 2015 at the Roseberry’s Funeral Home in Friendship, Wisconsin

Marlene was born January 7, 1948 in Friendship, Wisconsin to Berne and Hazel (Roberts) Allen. She grew up in Adams-Friendship, graduating from Adams-Friendship High School in 1966. Marlene married Klaus Kolrep on December 7, 1969 – this marriage was blessed with two children before ending in divorce. She worked as a payroll accountant for Riverview Hospital in Wisconsin Rapids.

Marlene enjoyed golfing, camping, traveling up north and to Las Vegas, watching NASCAR races, was an avid Packers and Brewers fan, collecting sock monkeys, keeping in touch with her friends and family on Facebook and spending time with her family and friends.

Marlene was a former member of the Red Hat Society.

Marlene was preceded in death by her parents, Berne and Hazel Allen; brother, Roger Allen; former husband, Klaus Kolrep; and long-time special friend, Charles Wenzel.

Survivors:
Son: Kevin (Danielle) Kolrep of Queen Creek, AZ
Daughter: Kelly (Tim) Halverson of Port Edwards, Wisconsin
Brother: Jack (Brenda) Allen of Friendship, Wisconsin
Sister: Nancy (Charlie) Ganther of Necedah, Wisconsin
Brother: Bill (Cathy) Allen of Friendship, Wisconsin
Grandchild: Alex Kuhn of Port Edwards, Wisconsin
Grandchild: Ally Kuhn of Port Edwards, Wisconsin
Grandchild: Angie Kuhn of Port Edwards, Wisconsin
Further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

A special thank you to CCCW for their help in bringing so many loving caregivers into our mom’s life. We know how much your friendships meant to her.

Roseberry’s Funeral Home is assisting the family.

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WRJC News <![CDATA[Mauston Man Arrested on Warrant]]> http://www.wrjc.com/?p=112597 2015-07-31T18:17:09Z 2015-08-01T11:16:35Z More >]]> A Mauston man was arrested as a result of a failure to appear warrant. According to the Mauston Police Department, on July 24, a routine traffic stop was performed on a vehicle that had a false registration decal on his license plate. The driver was 31-year-old Anthony Peterson. After completing the traffic stop, Peterson was cited for non-registration of auto, improper display of license plate decal, operating after suspension and operating without proof of insurance. A records check also indicated he had an active warrant from Juneau County, and was taken into custody without incident.

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WRJC News <![CDATA[Mauston Man Charged with Disorderly Conduct]]> http://www.wrjc.com/?p=112604 2015-07-31T18:47:43Z 2015-08-01T10:47:04Z More >]]> A Mauston man has been charged with disorderly conduct. Mauston Police Officers were dispatched to a Mauston restaurant on July 28 for a disturbance. The restaurant manager called to report two males who had entered the restaurant and were asked to leave when it was observed they were not wearing shoes. One of the men then entered the back kitchen area. He was asked several times to leave, which is when he began swearing and yelling at the employees. Officers made contact with the two men after they fled the restaurant on a traffic stop. Upon making contact with the two men, it was determined that 64 year-old Bradley Bartell of Mauston was the one causing the disturbance at the restaurant. As a result, Bartell was taken into custody. Court records show that Bartell is out on a $100 cash bond and he is to maintain absolute sobriety.

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WRJC News <![CDATA[Mauston Woman Charged with Obstructing an Officer]]> http://www.wrjc.com/?p=112599 2015-07-31T18:23:33Z 2015-08-01T09:22:55Z More >]]> A Mauston woman has been charged with obstructing an officer. According to the criminal complaint, Mauston Police Officers were dispatched to a City of Mauston residence on July 24 for a reported disturbance. Upon arriving at the scene, officers observed 34 year-old Tina Anderson exiting her vehicle and going into the residence. When she was asked to speak to them, she said she had to go use the restroom. While waiting outside, officers could hear her through open windows in the residence telling someone to hide something. Officers then entered the residence and asked Anderson who she was speaking to and she said no one. She stated multiple times when asked that it was just her, her ex-husband and their two minor children in the residence. Upon further check of the residence, two other people were found. As a result Anderson was taken into custody for obstructing an officer. Online court records show an initial appearance for Anderson has been scheduled for September 2.

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WRJC Sports <![CDATA[Wisconsin Dells Is 3-0 At The State Legion Baseball Tournament In West Salem]]> http://www.wrjc.com/?p=112628 2015-08-01T15:44:07Z 2015-08-01T03:36:27Z More >]]> Wisconsin Dells has yet to taste defeat at the State Class A American Legion Baseball Tournament including a 12-6 win Friday night over Viroqua. Zach Van Wie, Jarrett Sveum and Justin Hintze all homered and Dakota Musiedlak had four hits for a Dells team that is 3-0 in the tourney with ten or more hits in each game and 35 runs scored in three games. Dells will take on Marathon at 4 PM today with Marathon 2-1 in the tourney. The 1 PM game today has Jefferson facing Viroqua in an elimination game with both teams 2-1. The tournament wraps up in West Salem tomorrow with Wisconsin Dells on the verge of what would be a third State title in the last five years.

Waterford meets Menasha and Shawano meets River Falls today in day four action at the State Class AA Legion Tournament in Kaukana. River Falls is 3-0 so far in this tournament with the other three teams all at 2-1 and the tourney concludes tomorrow.

Plover and Madison Impact are in the championship round today at the Class AAA State Tournament in Watertown with Plover needing to win twice to win the title.

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