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Candidate Forum for race in the 96th in Viroqua this Thursday

Candidate Forum for race in the 96th in Viroqua this Thursday

| October 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Laura Meeks with Vernon Women’s Alliance talks about their organization and the upcoming candidate forum:   The Vernon Women’s Alliance (VWA) will host a Candidates Forum on Thursday, Oct. 30, beginning at 6:30 p.m., at the Vernon Memorial Hospital community room in Viroqua.  Please join VWA to hear Representative Lee Nerison and challenger Pete Flesch […]

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Film about Driftless Region part of upcoming Emmy Awards

Film about Driftless Region part of upcoming Emmy Awards

| October 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Here is a trailer for the film “Mysteries of the Driftless” – or you can watch the full version below   CHICAGO, IL. – The 56th Annual Emmy Awards Ceremony of the Chicago/Midwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) will return to television as a live broadcast for the first […]

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Search in Vernon County for missing man from Mexico ends with discovery of body

Search in Vernon County for missing man from Mexico ends with discovery of body

| October 26, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Vernon County Sheriff’s Office reported that at approximately 2:00 p.m. on Saturday a K9 Search team from (K.E.R.T.) K9 Emergency Response Teams, from Menasha, Wis. located a body in a wooded area approximately ½ mile from where Goudensio Gayton was last seen on October 12th. This location was between County Road K and Wehling […]

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Body of Ferryville fisherman missing since Oct 11 recovered

Body of Ferryville fisherman missing since Oct 11 recovered

| October 25, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Crawford County Sheriff’s Office says the body of 64-year-old Roger Godell of Ferryville who had been missing since October 11 after falling from a boat at Lock and Dam 9 was recovered this weekend. On Saturday afternoon at approximately 4:30 pm, two boaters notified the Crawford County Sheriff`s Dept that they had spotted what […]

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Viroqua Police ask for help with break in at Wild West Days grounds

Viroqua Police ask for help with break in at Wild West Days grounds

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Viroqua Police Department reported a theft at the Wild West Days grounds (Nelson Parkway) this week and are asking for the public’s help in finding those responsible. According to the police department several of the buildings on the grounds were entered sometime in early October and number of items were stolen. Taken were two […]

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New tactical team trains in Crawford County

New tactical team trains in Crawford County

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

In 2013, The Crawford County Sheriff’s Office along with the Prairie du Chien Police Department began talks to form a joint tactical operation team. With approval from Sheriff Dale McCullick and Chief Chad Abram, the team was formed under the title of “Tri-River Special Operations Team.” The K9 Unit just recently joined the team as […]

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Statewide search for Jackson County man

Statewide search for Jackson County man

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

A statewide alert has been issued by the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office for an 18-year-old man convicted of sexual assault of a child. Caleb Rave of Black River Falls was on electronic monitoring/GPS and under house arrest, awaiting sentencing on Oct. 31, when he fled the area on Monday after withdrawing a large amount of […]

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Small ductwork fire at 3M plant in Prairie du Chien

Small ductwork fire at 3M plant in Prairie du Chien

| October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Earlier today fire crews responded to the 3M manufacturing plant in Prairie du Chien for a fire. That fire turned out to be fairly minor with some ductwork in a construction area. Here is an interview from our sister station WQPC with Plant Manager Tom Harris on exactly what happened.      

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17-year-old La Farge female extricated from vehicle after crash

17-year-old La Farge female extricated from vehicle after crash

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Vernon County Sheriff John Spears reports a single-vehicle crash occurred Monday at approximately 7:30 a.m. in the town of Stark. According to the Sheriff’s Office 17-year-old Sarah R. Wegner of rural La Farge was driving west on State Highway 82 just east of the village of La Farge when she traveled slightly onto the gravel […]

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Crawford County Sheriff reports theft

Crawford County Sheriff reports theft

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Saturday, October 11, 2014 the Crawford County Sheriff’s Department investigated a theft on Thistle Lane in the Township of Seneca. A brush guard was stolen off of a 2010 Dodge truck. The brush guard has three and a half inch black tubing with a chrome grill that is dented and has a WI plate […]

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