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3 injured in Hwy 27 crash near Cashton

3 injured in Hwy 27 crash near Cashton

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

An 18-year -old man from Viroqua and a 20-year-old man from Steuben were among the three injured in a weekend crash near Cashton. According to Monroe County Sherriff’s investigators at about 12:30 pm Sunday 20 year-old Dalton Dempsey of Stueben was driving south  on State Hwy 27 and attempted to turn left on State Hwy […]

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2 injured in rollover crash near Hillsboro

2 injured in rollover crash near Hillsboro

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Vernon County Sheriff John B. Spears reports a single-vehicle crash occurred Saturday at approximately 8:50 PM, in the Town of Greenwood, south of Hillsboro. According to the Sheriff’s Office Michael H. Antill, 24, of Hillsboro was  driving south on State Hwy 80, just north of Beaver Creek Drive, when he lost control went off the […]

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Trempealeau County man dies in tractor rollover

| July 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

TOWN OF HALE, Wis. — A 73-year-old man has died in a tractor accident in Trempealeau County. The sheriff’s office says the man was trimming branches around a house on a tractor when the tractor overturned and pinned him Friday. Firefighters freed the man and he was flown from the scene by Mayo helicopter, but […]

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Winona woman’s body recovered from Mississippi

| July 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Sheriff Dave Brand says a Winona woman fell or jumped from the Interstate bridge in Winona early Friday morning. Brand said law enforcement was alerted to a woman on the bridge, looking out toward the river just before 8 a.m. The Winona County Dive Rescue Team responded and when officers arrived on scene, a woman was […]

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Man killed in six car I-90 crash identified

Man killed in six car I-90 crash identified

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

LA CROSSE, Wis.- The La Crosse County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identification of the victim involved in the vehicle accident July 24th on Interstate 90 as that of 29-year-old Jason Songer from La Crescent MN. The accident is under investigation by the State Patrol.   Previous story  TOWN OF CAMPBELL, Wis. – One […]

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(Update) Town of Campbell police chief pleads to one charge

(Update) Town of Campbell police chief pleads to one charge

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Town of Campbell Police Chief Tim Kelemen pleaded no contest Friday to a charge that he signed a local tea party leader up on gay dating, pornography and federal health care websites. Prosecutors charged Kelemen earlier this month with one misdemeanor count of unlawful use of a computerized communication system. Kelemen entered the plea in […]

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Vernon Memorial Hospital breaks ground for La Farge Clinic

Vernon Memorial Hospital breaks ground for La Farge Clinic

| July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The sun was shining on the community of La Farge Wednesday in more ways then one way. It was a perfect summer day and Vernon Memorial Hospital held a groundbreaking ceremony for its new clinic that will serve that community for years to come. It is a facility that has been in the planning for […]

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State Senator Shilling named Outstanding Legislator by Counties Association

State Senator Shilling named Outstanding Legislator by Counties Association

| July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

State Senator Jennifer Shilling (D-La Crosse) was honored recently by the Wisconsin Counties Association (WCA) with a “WCA Outstanding Legislator Award” for her work on behalf of county government during the 2013-2014 Legislative Session. “As a member of the Joint Committee on Finance, Senator Shilling has been a real supporter of county issues this past […]

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1 person seriously injured in motorcycle crash

1 person seriously injured in motorcycle crash

| July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Editors note: We previously identified Mr. Crohn as female as the press release did not specify if Dana referred to a male or female. We apologize for the mistake. 63-year-old Dana G. Crohn of rural Camp Douglas was seriously injured when he tried to avoid a deer with his motorcycle Wednesday night.  According to Monroe County […]

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41-year-old Sparta man and passenger injured in milk truck rollover crash

41-year-old Sparta man and passenger injured in milk truck rollover crash

| July 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

According to the Vernon County Sheriff’s office 41-year-old Nathan Bousman of Sparta received non-life threatening injuries on Tuesday morning. The Sheriff’s Office says Bousman was traveling on Cty Hwy D when he lost control of the truck on a curve and rolled over. The tank of the truck became detached in the process of rolling […]

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