Janesville, WInbc15.com

Name released of Janesville man killed in Rock Co. crash

JANESVILLE, Wis. (WMTV) - The Rock Co. Medical Examiner has released the name of the 56-year-old man who died over the weekend following a wreck in the Town of Fulton. According to the Medical Examiner’s Office, Ricky Gilson died Sunday, the day after he was involved in a two-vehicle crash. Its preliminary report confirmed the Janesville man died from injuries sustained in the wreck.
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Lake Mills, WIhngnews.com

Arnold Pierce "Arnie" Darsch

July 28, 1926 - July 30, 2021. Lake Mills, WI - Arnold Pierce Darsch, 95, of Lake Mills, died on Friday, July 30, 2021. Born on July 28th, 1926 to the late Arnold Rudolph Darsch and Lena "Winnie" Baar Darsch in Chicago. His dad was born to German immigrants in...
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Rock County, WIChannel 3000

Officials identify man killed in Rock County crash

JANESVILLE, Wis. — The Rock County Medical Examiner’s Department has released the name of the 56-year-old man who died in a crash Saturday. The incident happened near Highway 51 and West Arrowhead Shores Road in Fulton at around 6:40 p.m. According to a news release, the man was driving a small car and reportedly hit a SUV that was heading in the opposite direction.
Walworth County, WIwgtd.org

Local Briefs: Sheriff's Deputy Injured; Burn Pit Fire Spreads to Barn; North Beach Gun Play

Aug. 2, 2021 5:45p; Updated 8-3 with deputy fundraiser. A Go-Fund-Me account has been established for a Walworth County Sheriff's deputy who was seriously injured while trying to intervene in a high-speed chase over the weekend. Deputy Wayne Blanchard was struck when a suspected drunk driver lost control at a high rate of speed on State Highway 120 south of East Troy early Sunday morning. The deputy had positioned himself behind a guard rail and was preparing to deploy a tire deflation device. But the driver--25-year-old Tony Perales of Racine--lost control and struck the deputy. Blanchard's injuries were described as "severe" in a news release issued Monday by Sheriff Kurt Picknell. The organizer of the online fund drive said that Blanchard underwent two surgeries in the first hours after the crash and is expected to undergo multiple medical procedures in the coming days. Blanchard is a former Marine who's been on the force for some 20 years. The chase began when Perales was observed driving through Lake Geneva at 60 mph.
Wisconsin StateGreater Milwaukee Today

Their milkshakes will bring everyone to the barn

TOWN OF DELAFIELD — Wisconsin State Fair is just around the corner, and anyone who wants to grab a delectable delight while supporting local farmers can stop by the dairy barn during the fair to enjoy a $4 chocolate milkshake made with milk from Cozy Nook Farm. The farm, which...
Walworth County, WIFOX6Now.com Milwaukee

Walworth County crash; sheriff's deputy injured

WALWORTH COUNTY, Wis. - Shortly after 1 a.m. on Sunday, August 1, a Walworth County Sheriff’s deputy attempted to stop a motor vehicle for traveling 62 mph in a 25 mph zone in the City of Lake Geneva. The vehicle’s driver exhibited signs of impairment while operating the motor vehicle...
Hartford, WIdiscoverhometown.com

Flight instructor killed in Hartford plane crash

A flight instructor was killed in a plane crash that occurred just west of the Hartford Municipal Airport within an hour before noon on July 31. According to information from the Washington County Sheriff’s Office, at 11:22 a.m. July 31 county dispatchers were contacted regarding a plane crash in a corn field west of Cty Tk U and south of Arthur Road in the Town of Hartford. Sheriff’s deputies, Hartford Police Department and personnel from Hartford Fire & Rescue responded to the scene.
Oak Creek, WIFOX6Now.com Milwaukee

Missing Oak Creek woman last seen July 31

OAK CREEK, Wis. - Oak Creek police are asking for help in locating 53-year-old Kristin Pawelko. According to police, her family has not seen or heard from her since July 31, 2021 when she was in the City of New Berlin. Kristin is 53 years old, 5'4" and approximately 135...
Hartford, WInbc15.com

One of two people hurt in plane crash near Hartford has died

HARTFORD, Wis. (AP) — One of two people injured when a small plane crashed in Washington County has died. Sheriff’s officials say the woman who later died and a man were hurt when their plane crashed in a cornfield Saturday west of the Hartford Municipal Airport. The man and woman...
Cambridge, WIDaily Jefferson County Union

Speedway: Johnson races to first win victory of season

CAMBRIDGE — Casey Johnson won the first of two 40 lap Benninger Concrete Construction feature events on Saturday night at Jefferson Speedway. This was Johnson’s first win of the 2021 season at Wisconsin’s Action Track. Scott Patrick and Ryan Weyer paced the field to green with Weyer taking the early...