The Vernon County Sheriff Department reports a two vehicle head on accident that occurred on the Wednesday night at approximately 7:38p.m. The accident occurred on State Highway 35 just south of the Village of Genoa. The northbound vehicle driven by Rafael Puix Choc, age 31, of Arcadia went off of the right shoulder driving down […]
MADISON – Sand County Foundation and Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation are proud to announce Cates Family Farm is the recipient of the prestigious Leopold Conservation Award, which honors Wisconsin landowner achievement in voluntary stewardship and management of natural resources. The award announcement was made during the November 13 meeting of the Wisconsin Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection Board in Madison. Dick and Kim […]
Wisconsin Radio Network – The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources did not have to look far to find a new chief conservation warden. Todd Schaller, a 24-year veteran of the DNR’s warden service, was named today to replace Randy Stark. Stark is retiring next month after 30 years with the DNR, the last 11 as the […]
Crawford County Sheriff Dale McCullick reports that on Monday, Oct. 7, at approximately 4:35 a.m. the Crawford County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a retail theft incident at the Wal-Mart Supercenter located in the Township of Bridgeport. Deputies responded to Wal-Mart and located the suspect; Ethen Gebhard, 19, of Woodman. Gebhard was taken into […]
Audio and photos from the Veterans Day Service that took place at the Viroqua High School Gym on Monday.
Wisconsin Emergency Management’s Tod Pritchard says the biggest thing officials want to hammer home is the importance of having an emergency supply kit in your cars and home, “It could save your life,” he says. “You may have to be in your home for a day or two before you could really get out. Or, […]
Readstown Wis. – Firefighters from three fire departments responded to a house fire at S7599 Deer Point Road in rural Readstown around 11 a.m. Friday. The one-and-half story house was completely engulfed in flames by the time fire crews arrived.Personnel from Readstown, Viola and Viroqua all responded but they were unable to save the structure. […]