Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 10:01am
At approximately 10:17 p.m. June 5, officers from the Tomah Police Department were dispatched to Kwik Trip North concerning an armed robbery complaint.
Officers were notified that a male subject, later identified as Jakob Layland, reportedly entered the store and brandished a knife while allegedly...
Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 9:41am
The 2019 essay contest winner for Monroe County has been announced as Izzy Hilt, daughter of Charles and Bonnie Hilt of Tomah.
Izzy is a student of Kristine Gerke at LaGrange Elementary School in Tomah. Gerke is involved in educating her students in the agricultureal field.
The topic for this...
Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 9:36am
The Silver Jubilee of the Ordination of Monsignor Richard Gilles was celebrated on Sunday, June 2, 2019 at the Queen of the Apostles Parish (St. Mary’s Church) in Tomah. The 3 p.m. Mass of Thanksgiving was concelebrated by 20 of his fellow priests.
The Processional Hymn Hail the Day That Sees Him...
Monday, June 3, 2019 - 10:03am
Izabela Garcia was on a book tour earlier last month.
Garcia, a fourth grade student at LaGrange Elementary School, was not signing a book she authored. Garcia was delivering a book every elementary student should possess, a dictionary. Her parents are Breanna and Antonio Garcia.
Monday, June 3, 2019 - 9:58am
The Tomah Area School District honors the accomplishments and humanitarian efforts of former alumni through nomination, selection and induction to its Distinguished Alumni Program.
It is hoped that this recognition will provide role models for current students, instill pride in the community and...
Monday, June 3, 2019 - 9:44am
It's become a longstanding tradition for Tomah Middle School eighth grade science students.
Ending the school year with a splash with the potential of literal splash.
Students, staff and family members made the annual journey to Lake Tomah for the much anticipated cardboard boat races in Lake Tomah...
Thursday, May 30, 2019 - 9:12am
It was a decision that was made in 2018 so the transition has been evolving for a year.
On Saturday, June 15 the final Jesse Parker Race will be held at Tomah High School's E.J.McKean Field. But the Parker family announced last year their decision to step aside as the namesake for the event, which...
Tuesday, May 28, 2019 - 9:50am
Tom Flock was keynote speaker for the Tomah Veterans Affairs Center Memorial Day recognition Friday, May 24.
Flanked by the Tomah High School band on stage of the Tomah VA Veterans Hall, Flock, who served two tours during the Vietnam War, shared a few reflections.
Flock recalled meeting a fellow...
Tuesday, May 28, 2019 - 9:46am
Col. Cynthia Hopkins recalls the first time she was in the same room with a full bird colonel.
Hopkins had been enlisted in the United States Army for a period. That moment was one a turning point that she could accomplish that goal. And she did.
Hopkins, site director for Regional Training Center-...
Tuesday, May 28, 2019 - 9:10am
When Diane Keene shared a few thoughts at a recent Tomah School Board on her retirement, Cheri Moser had little to offer.
Not too surprising since both ladies shared similar duties and experiences in 30 plus years of employment with the Tomah school district.
Moser retires after 39 years as a bus...