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Tuesday, July 5, 2016 - 10:29am
Mike Murray has stepped away from a business goal of reopening the Tee Pee supper club citing notification that another party has an accepted offer on the location. Murray has been vocal about his desire to reopen the business for months. Several days ago Murray posted the following Facebook...
The view from the boom operator’s bay of a Wisconsin Air National Guard C-135 Stratotanker as it refuels a C-17 Globemaster in the skies above Wisconsin during a training mission Tuesday that originated from Volk Field.
Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 10:41am
Tuesday I had probably the easiest plane boarding I can remember since 9-11. No waiting in line to go through security. No removing my shoes. No prodding by suspicious TSA personnel. In fact, after boarding, I was immediately escorted to my seat in the cockpit directly behind the pilot and co-pilot...
Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 10:01am
Throughout the past five years, the Boys & Girls Club of Sparta has seen several changes. From the implementation of four community learning centers, installation of updated technology and improvement of its financial status, the organization has continued to grow for the sake of young people...
Lola Morrison, who will be turning 103 in July, is an inspiration to staff and residents at Morrow Home Community.
Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 9:58am
Lola Morrison may be the oldest resident at the Morrow Home in Sparta, but she’s also one of the most active. Born July 20, 1913, Lola will be celebrating her 103rd birthday this summer, but her positive outlook on life keeps her feeling young. A month ago, Lola started walking without assistance...
Patients and employees gathered near the entrance of the Tomah VA to protest a recommendation that would privatize VAs around the nation over the next 20 years.
Monday, June 27, 2016 - 10:57am
Protesters gathered near the entrance of the Tomah VA last Thursday to address a recommendation that would close and privatize VAs across the nation over the next 20 years. Earlier this month, the Commission on Care, a national committee tasked with examining and providing recommendations in...
Ford tough? How about Suchy tough. Carol Suchy made her return to the Dairyland Super National Pull in Tomah following a 2013 accident which left her paralyzed below the waist. Carol and husband, Bill, compete in their Totally Geared four-wheel drive pickup.
Monday, June 27, 2016 - 10:54am
As a female in a sport dominated by men, Carol Suchy was thrust into the role as mentor to other women hoping to gain a foothold in that domain. Suchy has been an active supporter and driver for the Totally Geared pulling team, along with husband Bill. Totally Geared is part of the Totally Pulling...
Young friends enjoy a nutritious lunch before picking out books to check out at Lunch and Literacy, held every weekday in Memorial Park in Sparta. The program provides free lunch to all children ages 1-18 who live in the Sparta school district.
Monday, June 27, 2016 - 10:49am
Kids and teens living in the Sparta school district can get free meals this summer, thanks to a grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Every weekday from now until July 29, the summer food program will provide healthy breakfast, lunch and snack options at three different locations in the...
Monday, June 27, 2016 - 10:17am
Working for the National Tractor Pull Association Sarah Smith understands the personal drive pullers possess to succeed in their sport. As editor of NTPA's The Puller Magazine and other NTPA publications she has gotten to know many drivers. She handles other PR responsibilities as well for the NTPA...
Jan Bruder of Brighter Tomorrows and representatives from Monroe County Adult Protective Services Shelly Davis and Chasity Walter display the contents of a crisis tote. The totes will be given to senior citizens who have been displaced from their home because of abuse, neglect or health reasons.
Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 9:38am
Two local organizations are teaming up to raise awareness of elder abuse in our area. Representatives of Brighter Tomorrows, Monroe County’s domestic abuse and sexual assault prevention organization, and Monroe County Adult Protection Services have assembled crisis totes for senior citizens who are...
Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 9:37am
After meeting with legal counsel in closed session Wednesday, the Monroe County Board voted unanimously to release over $1 million to Miron Construction, the general contractor on the justice center project. The largest portion of the disbursement was for a $423,000 delay claim made by Miron. The...


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