Friday, September 20, 2019 - 10:29am
The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office is releasing the names related to two separate fatal crashes that occurred on September 16.
The first crash occurred at around 7:20 am at the intersections of Hwy 33 and County Hwy PC, west of Cashton when the driver of a 2006 GMS Sierra failed to yield for a stop...
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 9:19am
While it's not as much as it hoped for, the beleaguered Monroe County District Attorney's Office will be getting a little relief within the next couple of months.
Earlier this week Gov. Tony Evers announced nearly 65 new assistant district attorney (ADA) positions throughout Wisconsin, including...
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 9:16am
A sex offender sentenced to 55 years in prison in a highly publicized 1987 kidnap and rape case in Tomah is set to be released in Sparta on Tuesday, Sept. 24. In a press release, Sparta Police Chief Dave Kuderer said Harvey L. King, 56, will be residing at 1000 Central Ave.
In March 1987, King was...
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 8:56am
Support staff and employees at the Tomah School District central office received pay increases for the 2019-20 school year.
At the board meeting Monday night the board approved 2.1% increases for each.
The board tabled action until its October meeting on short term borrowing to meet immediate...
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 8:49am
Monroe County Health Department (MCHD) will again be offering influenza vaccine clinics at MANY sites throughout the county this fall and winter.
The CDC recommends that everyone 6 months and older should get a flu vaccine.
The 2019-2020 flu vaccine (quadrivalent) will protect against two...
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 8:45am
The cast for Tomah Area Community Theater is getting ready for opening night of Barefoot in the Park. Cast members include Jerry Fushianes, Bridget Owns, Dakota Viken, Jordyn Prise and Joe Davis.
Rocky Shutter and Sharon Larkin are co-directing the Neil Simon play.
The production will take place...
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 8:40am
Nearly 600 military retirees and family members attended the 2019 Retiree Appreciation Day (RAD) on Sept. 6 at Fort McCoy.
The annual event is coordinated by the Fort McCoy Soldier For Life-Retirement Services Office (SFL-RSO) of the Directorate of Human Resources.
"This year's event went very well...