Saturday, April 20, 2019

election

Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 10:53am
Monroe County voters overwhelmingly said they are willing to accept a tax increase to pay for a new county-owned senior facility. In Tuesday's referendum, 65% of voters said they wanted the county to build a new estimated $20 million senior care facility that would have a bond repayment of $1.5...
 Kristen Gust made local history, becoming the first woman ever in Sparta to be elected mayor. Contributed photo.
Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 10:49am
After the ballots were counted Tuesday night, Sparta mayoral candidate Kristen Gust made local history, becoming the first woman ever in Sparta to be elected mayor. Gust garnered 57% of the vote, outdistancing two-term incumbent Ron Button 1,004 votes to 739. A military veteran, Gust now owns and...
Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 10:38am
The Tomah City Council will have two new alders seated when it reorganizes later this month. Sue Holme defeated incumbent Remy Gomez in Dist. 8 and Donna Evans ousted incubment Wayne Kling for the Dist. 7 seat. The lone incumbent to retain a seat was Mary Ann Komiskey who defeated challenger Adam...
Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 10:43am
Referendums and city council races are expected to draw Sparta voters to the polls for next Tuesday's nonpartisan Spring Election. All county voters will be asked to weigh in on a non-binding referendum concerning a new nursing home in Monroe County. The question states, "Should Monroe County build...
Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 10:36am
After April 2 the Tomah City Council could look very different or it could look very similar. Three seats are being contested in the election. Incumbent Mary Ann Komiskey is being challenged by Adam Gigous in Dist. 1. Incumbent Wayne Kling is challenged by Donna Evans in Dist. 7 and appointed alder...
Wayne Kling
Monday, February 25, 2019 - 10:00am
Wayne Kling is being challenged by Donna Evans for Tomah City Council's Dist.7 alder seat. Kling is a 1963 graduate of Tomah High School. He attended the University of Wisconsin- LaCrosse. He is a lifeling Tomah resident except for his stint in the military. Kling and his wife, Patricia (who died...
Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 10:41am
The Sparta Area Chamber of Commerce, Tomah Area Chamber of Commerce, Evans Print and Media Group, and the League of Women Voters of the La Crosse Area are sponsoring the final debate between the two remaining candidates for Monroe County Sheriff. Former Tomah Chief of Police and Republican...

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