Unwind in Style: Exploring the Top 5 Pubs in Monroe
This article presents a tour of five must-visit pubs in Monroe. Have you had the chance to experience any of them? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Highschool Basketball | 29 February Pecatonica/Argyle Girls Game Notice
The Pecatonica/Argyle Girls Basketball team will have a Non-conference game with Wauzeka-Steuben(Wauzeka, WI) on 29 February, 2024, 7 PM. As of now, Vikings has won 0 games and lost 6 games, and the winning rate is 0.
Blanchardville Man Arrested For Violating Protection Order
The Iowa County Communication Center received a report of a protection order violation Tuesday around 1:30pm. Deputies contacted, and later, arrested 37 year old Richard Stone of Blanchardville for Violating a Domestic Abuse Injunction and Misdemeanor bail Jumping. Stone was taken to the Iowa County Jail where he currently remains in custody.
Taste Adventure: Top 3 Must-Try Sandwiches in Monroe
In this article, we will be exploring three must-try sandwiches in Monroe. Have you had the chance to taste any of these delights yet? If you have, we would love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
South Wayne Woman Arrested After Check Welfare
A deputy with the Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department responded to South McKnight Street in the Village of South Wayne for a check welfare Saturday around 1:30pm. 42 year old Tabitha Taylor of South Wayne was arrested for a Probation Violation, Disorderly Conduct, and Resisting Arrest and brought to the Lafayette County Jail where she remains in custody.
Taste Explosion: Discover 4 Pizzas in Monroe That You'll Love
This article presents a selection of four pizzas available in Monroe. Have you had the chance to sample any of these yet? We'd love to hear your thoughts, so please feel free to share your comments below:
Large Fire In Field Near Dodgeville Extinguished
In Dodgeville, the Iowa County Communication Center received a report of a large fire in a field near Munz Road in Dodgeville Township around 3pm Monday. Mineral Point Fire and EMS along with Dodgeville Fire as Mutual Aid responded to the scene. There were no injuries reported as a result of the incident.
Brush Fire Gets Out Of Control in Iowa County
The Iowa County Communication Center received a report of a brush fire that had gotten out of control and approaching a home on Ihm Road in Dodgeville Township Monday around 5:30pm. Dodgeville Fire and EMS responded to the scene. No injuries, or damage to the home was reported as a result of the incident.
Older drivers in more serious and deadly crashes, data shows
The Dane County Traffic Safety Commission says it saw an increase in serious injuries and deaths of older drivers involved in traffic crashes last year.
Starbucks to give raises, start bargaining with union workers
Workers at Madison’s unionized Starbucks stores are celebrating this week after the company announced it will give raises and benefits it previously withheld and meet with their union to negotiate a framework for bargaining across roughly 400 stores. The news could end the stalemate between the company and Workers...
Vehicle left with smoke damage after Verona fire Thursday morning
VERONA, Wis. -- Multiple agencies responded to a fire at 421 S. Nine Mound Rd. in Verona early Thursday morning.
Lafayette County officer involved death in Shullsburg being investigated by DCI
SHULLSBURG — A person is dead after Feb. 12 incident involving law enforcement in Lafayette County. The Wisconsin Department of Justice (DOJ) Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI) is investigating the officer involved critical incident (OICI). At approximately 1:06 a.m. on Feb. 12, the Lafayette County Sheriff’s Office responded to...
Freeport Aquin girls’ basketball in jeopardy as NUIC votes ‘no’ to co-op with Orangeville
FREEPORT, Ill. (WTVO) — The Northwest Upstate Illinois Conference (NUIC) has denied Aquin girls basketball’s request to form a co-op with Orangeville. “It is with great sadness that we inform you that the NUIC did not grant approval for our Girls Basketball Co-op with Orangeville for 2024-2025,” Aquin schools wrote on Facebook. “We are in […]
Wisconsin seniors face housing upheaval as assisted living homes reject Medicaid
This story was originally published by Wisconsin Watch. Dale Huhnke searched the web last spring for someone at Cedarhurst Senior Living who he hadn’t already begged for answers. He had a simple question: Could his 88-year-old mom stay in the Verona, Wisconsin, assisted living community once Medicaid began paying her bill?
Today the gas price is close to $3.07 in Monticello as of 2024-02-29. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Thursday is $3.319, a week ago the price is $3.270 , according to AAA.
FBI seeking help identifying suspects in Monroe and Platteville robberies
The FBI is offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the persons who committed these crimes. Authorities say on Jan. 26 at about 3: 15p.m., three men robbed a grocery store in Monroe one block west of the Square and held the cashier and one customer at gunpoint The men took the cashier’s gray purse that contained a large amount of cash and money from a drawer. The three suspects are believed to be Hispanic, according to investigators. After the robbery, the suspects ran off and got into a dark gray Honda Accord driven by a fourth suspect. The vehicle has front end damage, is missing the front Honda emblem, has an indented hood, and has what appears to be a dealership logo plate or paper temporary plate attached to the rear of the vehicle.
Warm weather means earlier Wisconsin tick activity
MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - Entomologists discovered ticks were outside and active in southern Wisconsin during the unusually warm February weather. “Ticks are Wisconsinites too. They’re out there enjoying the sun, warm weather,” UW Madison School of Veterinary Medicine Dr. Lyric Bartholomay said. “This is probably remarkably early compared to what we’ve seen before.”
TDS completes fiber network project in Blanchardville
TDS Telecommunications LLC (TDS) has completed construction on its fiber network project in Blanchardville. Fiber-fast speeds up to 8 Gig are now available to about 500 addresses across the build’s footprint. This upgrade project, funded entirely by TDS, also delivers dedicated 10-Gig connections for commercial businesses in the area.
Collapsing silo traps and kills 50-year-old dad taking it down, Wisconsin cops say
“Al will be remembered as a true jack of all trades.”
Lawsuit Alleging Misconduct by New Glarus Brewing Co. Has Been Dismissed
A devastating lawsuit against New Glarus Brewing Company filed by three of its minority shareholders was dismissed on Friday. The original suit was filed against the Wisconsin brewery — famous for its Spotted Cow Farmhouse Ale — in August 2021. According to WKOW 27 News, shareholders Karin Eichhoff, Steven Speer and Rod Runyan claimed that the business practices of the brewery’s owner and founder Deb Carey denied them rightfully-earned financial dividends and mishandled company dollars for personal benefit. The lawsuit alleged that Carey was using brand resources to start a distillery attached to New Glarus owned solely by herself and her husband and cofounder Dan Carey. Among other complaints, the lawsuit also claimed that Carey was withholding pertinent information regarding the valuation of company stocks and letting family members buy up shares without signing a shareholder agreement.