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Monday, March 20, 2017 - 1:44pm
A Kendall woman and her three-year-old grandson were transported to Gundersen Health System in La Crosse with non-life threatening injuries after a two-vehicle accident in the Town of Jefferson Saturday afternoon. At approximately 2:38 p.m., officers were dispatched to the scene on Hwy. 33 near...
Fit4Life General Manager Ann Janusheske and owner Dave Erickson.
Monday, March 20, 2017 - 1:43pm
Women in Sparta who are ready to get moving and live a healthier lifestyle have a new opportunity to do so, and support a locally-owned business at the same time. Fit4Life Women’s Gym opened in downtown Sparta two weeks ago to meet a need in the community. “I have always known there was a segment...
Cashton High School students spent Friday morning doing community service learning as part of the school’s Leadership and Career Lab. Senior student Angela Klinkner, sophomore Keagen Kuhn and junior Ben Wendland were among several students who helped clean the Cashton Fire Station and the trucks.
Monday, March 20, 2017 - 1:25pm
While school districts across the state are making strides in preparing students for post-graduation paths, educators in Cashton are looking carefully at how to give their students an advantage in the real world. On Friday, middle and high school students participated in the first-ever Leadership...
Monday, March 20, 2017 - 1:04pm
A 46-year-old man is charged with his third OWI and recklessly endangering safety after reportedly crashing his vehicle into a Tomah residence Saturday evening. The driver, Kregg Koscal, Tomah, was uninjured, however his passenger, who has yet to be identified, was treated at Tomah Memorial...
Mike Luethe presided over his last Ridgeville Town meeting as chairman on Monday, March 13. He is not seeking re-election after serving as chairman for the last decade.
Monday, March 20, 2017 - 10:56am
As chairman of the Town of Ridgeville, Mike Luethe has had some pretty stressful days. During his tenure as chair, the town dealt with some controversial issues, not the least of which were a battle over wind turbines, which pitted neighbors against neighbors and still is the source of bitter...
Austin J. Zwiefel,
Monday, March 20, 2017 - 10:49am
A Sparta teen is in serious condition at a La Crosse hospital after he fell out of moving truck in rural Sparta, Sunday, March 19. According to the Monroe County Sheriff's Dept., the incident occurred at 4:32 p.m. on Jancing Avenue just west of Jamboree Road, in the Town of Leon.   Gabriel C....
English 11 students at Sparta High School visited burial mounds in the Wisconsin Dells as part of their Native American culture unit. There, they heard from Tribal Historic Preservation Officer Bill Quackenbush about current issues Native American tribes face today and this importance of oral traditions in his culture. Contributed Photo.
Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 9:38am
Though they each have been teaching at Sparta High School for more than 15 years, Julie Ender and Joe Cook have not forgotten the fundamental reasons they chose to make teaching their life’s work. Two years ago, the two began collaborating on what would become a relatable approach to the required...
Leah Hauser, Director of Business Services
Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 9:36am
In response to the findings of a newly-formed facility study committee in the Sparta School District, school board members and the board’s Finance and Facilities Committee heard from administrators about possible solutions to the district’s facility needs – one of which was a referendum. “Our two...
Heather Daly, office manager and paramedic for the Tomah Area Ambulance Service, is pictured with Randy Dunford, TAAS director who replaces Jody Allen. Photo by Bob Kiebenstein.
Monday, March 13, 2017 - 10:53am
A common theme exists in Randy Dunford's brief career in automobile sales and his new position as director of the Tomah Area Ambulance Service. Dunford may remember what a customer feels like when handed the keys to a new or well maintained used automobile. As the candidate hired to replace the...
Monday, March 13, 2017 - 10:50am
    Authorities took into custody a 15-year old Tomah High School student after he posted a Snap Chat, referencing a school shooting on Friday. The Monroe County Sheriff’s Department located the student and took him into custody at his home prior to 7:30 a.m. Friday. The juvenile posted a picture...


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