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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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Missed the debate in Gov. race? Listen to full audio here

Missed the debate in Gov. race? Listen to full audio here

| October 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

MILWAUKEE, Wis. – Gov. Scott Walker and Democratic challenger Mary Burke break little new ground in their second and final debate. Walker and Burke largely played it safe in Friday’s debate in Milwaukee, sticking to their well-worn talking points honed over months on the campaign trail. The debate comes just 18 days before the Nov. 4 […]

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Search ongoing for 64-year-old Ferryville man missing and presumed drown

Search ongoing for 64-year-old Ferryville man missing and presumed drown

| October 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

At around 12:40 p.m. on Saturday the Crawford County Sheriff’s Department was notified of a boater who had fallen over board at the Lock and Dam 9. According to the Crawford County Sheriff’s Office a preliminary investigation shows that Roger S. Goodell, 64, of rural Ferryville and a friend were fishing in the Mississippi River […]

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Audio –  Interview with State Rep. Nerison about canceling of bypasses around Viroqua and Westby

Audio – Interview with State Rep. Nerison about canceling of bypasses around Viroqua and Westby

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

State Representative Lee Nerison (R-Westby) was in our studio this week to discuss an announcement by the state Transportation Projects Commission (TPC) that they will recommend to the state DOT office that the bypass projects planned for cities of Westby and Viroqua be cancelled. Phase I of the three phase bypass project was completed in […]

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State Rep. Nerison says report shows legislative reforms have boosted states agricultural sector

State Rep. Nerison says report shows legislative reforms have boosted states agricultural sector

| September 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

MADISON – Representative Lee Nerison (R-Westby), Chairman of the State Assembly’s Agriculture Committee, reports that new data is out concerning the impact of agriculture on Wisconsin’s economy.  According to data compiled by the University of Wisconsin-Extension and the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Wisconsin’s farms and agricultural businesses generate $88.3 billion in economic activity and 413,500 jobs […]

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The Tomah VA will host a town hall meeting on waiting times

The Tomah VA will host a town hall meeting on waiting times

| September 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

TOMAH, Wis. – The Tomah VA Medical Center will host a town hall meeting for veterans on Thursday, Sept. 25. The town hall meeting will begin at 5 p.m. in the hospital chapel and is expected to last about 90 minutes. The meeting will provide an opportunity for veterans, their families and others with a […]

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Agricultural attachés from more than 25 countries will tour Organic Valley, Accelerated Genetics

Agricultural attachés from more than 25 countries will tour Organic Valley, Accelerated Genetics

| September 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

MADISON – Representatives from around the world will visit Wisconsin the week of September 22nd to experience first-hand the breadth and diversity of American agriculture. Agricultural attachés from more than 25 countries will tour Wisconsin to see U.S. farmers, their products and practices and learn how America stays on the leading edge of agricultural production. […]

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Audio – Home and fish market destroyed in explosion and fire near Genoa

Audio – Home and fish market destroyed in explosion and fire near Genoa

| September 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Vernon County Sheriff John Spears talks about an explosion that destroyed a home and business on State Highway 35 just north of Genoa on Friday morning.     Genoa, Wis. – According the Vernon County Sheriff John Spears a home and business were destroyed by an explosion and a fire around 6 a.m. Friday. Spears […]

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Area schools to attend Wisconsin Education Fair at UW-Richland

Area schools to attend Wisconsin Education Fair at UW-Richland

| August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

  The Wisconsin Education Fair to be held Tuesday, September 30, from 9 – 11am in the University of Wisconsin-Richland gymnasium, offers people an opportunity to explore options and gather information useful in planning their future. This free event provides high school students and adults considering a career change the opportunity to talk about their […]

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UW-Platteville ready for fall classes after tornado

UW-Platteville ready for fall classes after tornado

| August 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

August 25, 2014 There’s a lot of progress in the recovery effort after two tornadoes hit the UW-Platteville campus on the night of June 16th, causing at least $10 million worth of damage. “The campus, I’m pleased to say, is ready for the students. We’re not done. It’s an important distinction. The goal is to […]

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