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Monroe County Board

Monday, April 22, 2019 - 9:59am
In light of an overwhelmingly successful referendum on the proposed Monroe County senior care facility, Sparta Alderman Bruce Humphrey last week urged the city to offer its full support if a project returns to the Sparta area. Humphrey, who was giving the city council an update on the project, is...
Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 10:29am
A lawsuit filed against nine present and one former Monroe County Board supervisors along with the county board as a whole, has become so convoluted even Matlock would have a hard time figuring it out. The county's finance committee found that out Monday during an attempt to get some movement on a...
Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 10:21am
If the Rolling Hills Nursing Home Committee is any reflection of where the entire Monroe County Board stands, the April 2 referendum did little to address a stalemate over the site of a new facility. At its meeting Monday, committee member Rod Sherwood disputed that the Tomah site was no longer on...
Monday, April 1, 2019 - 10:00am
After two previous attempts to get county board approval for a non-lapsing capital improvement fund for McMullen Park, Monroe Forestry & Parks administrator Chad Ziegler last Wednesday finally got supervisors to see things his way. The board voted 15-1 to create the fund, which Ziegler insisted...
Monday, April 1, 2019 - 9:59am
The Village of Norwalk got a great deal on piece of property on Main Street. The Monroe County Board voted unanimously to sell the building and lot located at 212 Main Street to the village for $1 plus closing costs. The building, which was last used as a Mexican grocery store, had been abandoned...
Debra Carney
Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 10:40am
The Monroe County Board Wednesday approved  appointing a replacement for treasurer Annette Erickson who has announced her retirement. Erickson's deputy treasurer, Debra Carney, will take over beginning in May to finish out Erickson's four-year term, which runs until December 2020. Carney said she...
Monday, March 25, 2019 - 10:10am
The Monroe County Board supervisors accused of Open Meetings Law violations, are seeking a change of venue for the trial. The defendants in the case filed a motion with the court March 19, saying they wouldn't receive a fair trial in Monroe County because it would be next to impossible to seat an...
Monday, March 25, 2019 - 10:05am
The Monroe County Board will meet in closed session Wednesday to confer with its attorney over a settlement offer made by the plaintiff's in a lawsuit accusing 10 county board members of violating open meetings law. According to the offer, the claim would be dismissed if the supervisors agreed to...
Friday, March 8, 2019 - 8:56am
The plaintiffs in a lawsuit accusing 10 county board members of violating open meetings law have been offered a settlement. A letter to the defendants from the plaintiff's attorney, Jack Buswell of Sparta, said the claim would be dismissed if the 10 supervisors agreed to void a Dec. 20, 2017...
Monday, March 4, 2019 - 10:13am
After last week, Alli Karrels, director of the Deke Slayton Memorial Space & Bike Museum in Sparta, is one step closer to having a 20th anniversary celebration for the museum this summer. Karrels appeared before the Monroe County Board last Wednesday where she secured the final $3,000 to pay...

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