Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 11:09am
Monroe County Board Chairman Cedric Schnitzler said the county is moving forward on recouping money from the architectural firm that designed the justice center.
At Wednesday's board meeting Schnitzler announced the formation of an "advisory litigation team" to assist Middleton attorney Saul Glazer...
Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 10:48am
The first foreign exchange student to ever attend Sparta High School through the Sparta School District is in town for a visit.
Yesterday (Wednesday), Ignacio Ballon-Landa was reunited with members of his host family after 45 years. After exchanging embraces and gifts, he and Bernice Hirsch, his...
Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 10:23am
To some, 10 might seem like a young age to begin planning for the worst, but Tod Pritchard, State of Wisconsin Emergency Preparedness Coordinator, says it’s the perfect time to start talking about it.
Fifth-grade students at Meadowview Intermediate School are participating in the STEP, or Student...
Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 10:22am
The saying “man’s best friend” is already proving true for rural Sparta resident Marty Severson and his new four-legged pal.
Severson adopted Mira, an eight-year-old dog, last week from the Monroe County Animal Shelter, and he couldn’t be happier.
“Mira’s just a sweetie,” he said, patting her white...
Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 8:33am
While he’s had plenty of coaching experience, landing the job as Sparta’s head softball coach was likely the furthest thing from Michael Kirchhoff’s mind a couple of weeks ago.
But that’s exactly what happened, and Kirchhoff is taking the challenge head on.
Kirchhoff was tapped as Sparta’s third...
Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 8:31am
Four members of the Tomah High School boys basketball teamhave been recognized with post-season honors.
Juniors Josh Dahlke, Peter Brey and Trevor Sutter and senior Brian Huneck each landed a spot on the 2016-17 all-Mississippi Valley Conference boys basketball team.
Dahlke, a major post presence...
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 8:52am
On Friday, March 24, State Senator Patrick Testin (R-Stevens Point) and Representative Nancy VanderMeer (R-Tomah) will hold budget listening sessions in Oakdale and Warrens. Members of the public are invited to attend.
Attendees are encouraged to focus their questions and comments on items in the...