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State Senator Shilling critical of Walker budget projections

State Senator Shilling critical of Walker budget projections

| September 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

MADISON – The most recent analysis of Wisconsin’s state budget shows the state is facing a $115 million budget deficit in the current fiscal year. This analysis was released by the non-partisan Legislative Fiscal Bureau on September 3 and comes only a week after the state Department of Revenue announced a $281 million shortfall in state […]

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Couleecap quadruples local donation with federal funds

Couleecap quadruples local donation with federal funds

| September 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Westby, Wis. (AP)  – Couleecap, Inc. has received a donation of $2,000 from Marine Credit Union Foundation. Couleecap’s Supportive Housing Program provides leasing, housing, and extensive support services to individuals and families who are homeless. The primary goal of the Supportive Housing Program is to move individuals and families from homelessness to permanent housing and self-sufficiency. […]

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5 teens injured in northeast Iowa crash

5 teens injured in northeast Iowa crash

| September 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

CLAYTON COUNTY — A single-vehicle rollover sent five teens to the hospital Thursday afternoon. The Iowa State Patrol says 17-year-old Dylan Oelke, of McGregor, was driving a pickup north on Hickory Avenue around 4 p.m. when he lost control near 120th street east of Monona, according to a crash report. Authorities say the pickup entered the […]

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Fire damages Winona business

Fire damages Winona business

| September 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

WINONA, Minn. (AP) – Fire has damaged a gymnastics training facility in downtown Winona. The Winona Fire Department responded shortly after 11 a.m. Thursday to 223 Center Street. Viewer Hans Dammerman sent photos to KTTC showing flames coming from the top of the former YWCA building, which now houses KidSport Gymnastics. As of 12 p.m., Dammerman […]

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Crawford County authorities searching for stolen car and tools

Crawford County authorities searching for stolen car and tools

| September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Thursday, August 21 the Crawford County Sheriff’s Department investigated the theft of a vehicle from a residence located on Cadoma Rd. in the Township of Scott. The stolen vehicle is described as a maroon four door 1998 Chevy Cavalier displaying Wisconsin plate 835-SBD. The vehicle was stolen on Thursday, August 21 sometime between the […]

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Plane that crashed in Atlantic after entering restricted airspace connected to Viroqua

Plane that crashed in Atlantic after entering restricted airspace connected to Viroqua

| September 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

The owner of a plane and the pilot that is believed to have died when his plane crashed in the Atlantic over the weekend has ties to Viroqua. WISN in Milwaukee has confirmed that Ronald Hutchinson, of Brookfield, Wisconsin, who also had ties to Viroqua, was the pilot of a plane that entered restricted airspace over […]

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VMH donates prescription drug drop-off box

VMH donates prescription drug drop-off box

| August 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Vernon Memorial Healthcare has donated a prescription drug drop-off box to the Viroqua Police Department as part of a program to provide safe and secure disposal of prescription medication. The goal of the program is to get unwanted drugs out of residents’ homes and into a safe, secure location where they can be disposed of […]

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USDA Wisconsin Farm Service offering Margin Protection Program for producers

USDA Wisconsin Farm Service offering Margin Protection Program for producers

| August 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

MADISON, Wis., Aug. 28 2014 — USDA Wisconsin Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director, Brad Pfaff, announced today that starting Sept. 2, 2014, farmers can enroll in the new dairy Margin Protection Program. The voluntary program, established by the 2014 Farm Bill, provides financial assistance to participating farmers when the margin – the difference between […]

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Norwalk man critically injured after fall from vehicle

Norwalk man critically injured after fall from vehicle

| August 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Monroe County Sheriff Pete Quirin says a 22-year-old man from Norwalk suffered a severe head injury after falling from a vehicle on private property just after midnight. At around 12:20 this morning the Monroe County 911 Communication Center received a call from Franciscan Skemp hospital in Sparta of an accident that had occurred on private […]

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Dubuque residents struggle with tragic loss of four teens boys

Dubuque residents struggle with tragic loss of four teens boys

| August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

FARLEY, Iowa (AP) — Members of an Iowa community have banded together to support one another after the death of four local teenagers. Dozens of Dubuque County community members met to discuss ways to cope with the tragedy, the Telegraph Herald reported. The school district invited Community Resilience Institute, a nonprofit organization, to help facilitate […]

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