2 arrested in East Troy traffic stop, drugs, weapon found

EAST TROY, Wis. - Two people from Rockford, Illinois were taken into custody on Sunday, June 13 after a weapon and drugs were found during a traffic stop in East Troy. Two other passengers were cited for possession of marijuana and open intoxicants. According to police, around 12:15 a.m. an...
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Sun Prairie,

Sun Prairie Police Hear Shots, Wind Up Arresting 1 Person

Sun Prairie police say officers on patrol Sunday morning heard two gunshots at about 3:20 a-m. A quick investigation determined the shots came during an incident involving three people. Officers say Harry P. Clincy was taken into custody on charges of attempted first-degree intentional homicide and a parole violation. The...

Robert C. Prochazka

JANESVILLE, WI - Robert C. Prochazka, age 63, of Janesville died at the Agrace Hospice Center for Hospice and Palliative Care on Thursday, June 10, 2021 surrounded by his family following a courageous battle with ALS. He was born in Janesville on November 17, 1957, the son of Myron D. and Rosemary (Casey) Prochazka. He graduated from Parker High School in 1976.

Smoking materials blamed for car fire that injured 1

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - Monona Police and Fire Departments responded to the 2500 block of Royal Ave. in Monona for a vehicle fire which left one person injured. MOFD units arrived early Monday morning, June 14, after receiving multiple calls about flames and smoke at the scene. Investigation found the...
Janesville Gazette

Milton dedicates Lieder Family Pool at Milton High School

The Milton swimming community filled the bleachers, but that alone was nothing new. It happened all the time when the bleachers could seat about 80 people. Sunday was different. The bleachers at the new $8 million Lieder Family Pool seat about 550 and were filled for the dedication of the new Milton High School pool.
Fort Atkinson, Milwaukee

Fort Atkinson fire death investigation, Amber Alert related

FORT ATKINSON, Wis. - The Wisconsin Department of Justice (DOJ) Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI) State Fire Marshal’s Office, with assistance from the Fort Atkinson Police Department, is investigating a suspicious death and residential fire that took place on Friday, June 11. The investigation also involved a statewide Amber Alert...

Bicycle Wheels Set To Spin In Southern Wisconsin

A competitive bicycle race is set to whirl through the streets and roads of southern Wisconsin. Paul Murphy is the co-chair of the Janesville Town Square Gran Prix. He said over the course of two days about $30,000 will be given out to participants. “How do you get racers to...

Railfest to be June 19 in East Troy

The East Troy Railroad Museum will display all of its operating railroad cars and equipment during Railfest/Railfan Day, coming up on June 19. A different train will depart every hour from East Troy and tickets may be exchanged for additional rides all day long, subject to availability. Several family-friendly activities will be offered in and around the East Troy Depot.
Watertown Daily Times

Lasers defeat Goslings in regional final

WALES — Kettle Moraine won by mercy rule over Janesville Parker on Tuesday with 13 goals. The Lasers appeared headed for a similar result over Watertown with a 7-0 halftime lead. Despite the 90 degree temperature, the Goslings decided they wanted to force the Lasers to play the full 90...
Fort Atkinson,

Child Missing After Fort Atkinson Fire Found

(Fort Atkinson) A child who had been reported missing after a fatal house fire in Fort Atkinson has been located. An amber alert was issued for two year old Emma J. Schoonover following a fire in the 400 block of Foster Street Friday. The Fort Atkinson Fire Department, alongside the Fort Atkinson Police department were called to the fire Friday morning, where firefighters encountered heavy fire conditions.
Sun Prairie,

SPASD announces meal box distribution information

Sun Prairie Area School District (SPASD) families can pick up 7-day meal boxes for all children (18 years and younger or students that are older but enrolled in school – please note that students who will be in school during Summer School will have the option of eating one breakfast and one lunch free each day while attending school) at one serving site. Boxes include seven free breakfasts and seven free lunches for families who need them.