Saturday, August 8, 2020


Contributed photos.
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 11:00am
The weather outside the Tomah High School auditorium Sunday, Feb. 10 was not too delightful, but the show inside went on. As part of a project to raise money for an outdoor music park, the Tomah Rotary held a community talent show featuring three age divisions, 6-12 years old, 13-17 years old and...
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 11:00am
Tomah Area Ambulance Service director Randy Dunford summed up the first two months of 2019 with one sentence. "(TAAS) can't wait for spring," Dunford said. During his monthly report at Committee of the Whole Monday night Dunford outlined equipment issues that have plagued TAAS staff since January....
Allen J. Robinson.
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 11:00am
On Feb. 6, Allen J. Robinson, 41, of Walker, IA was found guilty in Monroe County Circuit Court of 2nd degree sexual assault of a child and sentenced to three years in state prison and seven years of extended supervision. In April 2017, Monroe County Department of Human Services (MCDHS) provided...
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 11:00am
Freedom Honor Flight, the La Crosse-based hub of the national Honor Flight program for veterans, announced its 2019 flight schedule Tuesday. The spring flight is scheduled for May 18. The fall flight is set for September 14. Veterans on the May 18 flight will be notified in March. Veterans are...
Jeremy B. Drew
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 11:00am
On Feb. 8, Jeremy B. Drew, 42, most recently of Humbird was found guilty in Monroe County Circuit Court of causing a child younger than 13 to view/listen to a sexual act and child abuse to recklessly cause harm and sentenced to 30 months in state prison and 30 months of extended supervision. In...
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 11:00am
The Village of Cashton is receiving a $112,500 state grant to redevelop a vacant office building into Cashton’s Cradles to Crayons, a new day care facility. The Community Development Investment Grant from the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) will support renovations of a 3,600-...
This Town of Little Falls home was completely destroyed by a fire Monday, Feb. 11. The homeowner was believed to be in the house but no body was discovered. He has yet to be located. Contributed photo
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 11:00am
The owner of the home in the Town of Little Falls that went in flames last Monday, has yet to be located. According to Sparta Area Fire District Chief Mike Arnold, a caller reported a fire at his neighbor's house at 1050 Cty. Hwy. S at 6:17 p.m. When Arnold arrived on scene, the house was fully...
A Wisconsin State trooper was involved in an accident Tuesday afternoon, which caused a chain reaction putting numerous vehicles and semi truck in the ditch near Oakdale along Interstate 90/94. Contributed photo.
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 11:00am
Winter has come late to Monroe County in full force as much of Central Wisconsin was blanketed under heavy snow Tuesday and the previous week. Local communities have received well over one foot of snow with Tomah recording over 17 inches over the course of recent days while Sparta received 12...
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 11:00am
On a hot and humid autumn day in 1957, at St. Aloysius Catholic Church in Hillsboro, current Sparta residents Paul and Bernice Dickman went up before God and their friends and family to make it known they’d decided to share their lives together. The temperature, Bernice recalls, clocked in at a...
A crowd gathered at the Cashton Fire Department Feb. 7 to hear Bob Micheel from the Monroe County Land Conservation Department speak concerning the breached flood control dams in the Town of Portland and the future of the Coon Creek Watershed. Herald photo by Pat Mulvaney
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 11:00am
The Coon Creek Watershed, which drains about 100,000 acres of land in Monroe, Vernon and La Crosse counties, was the first testing ground for soil conservation practices in the U.S. It's where experts, who included Wisconsin's great naturalist Aldo Leopold, developed the first designated watershed...


Evans Print & Media Group

1302 River Rd.
P.O. Box 252

Sparta, WI 54656-0252

Office Number: (608) 269-3186
Fax Number: (608) 269-6876


Comment Here