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Two in Vernon County arrested for drug charges following search
WESTBY, Wis. (WKBT) -- A search warrant Thursday afternoon led to two arrests in Vernon County.
Vernon County Sheriff’s Report for Nov. 19–26
Wednesday, Nov. 22: A deputy conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle on Highway 14 in the town of Coon. The…. This content is for County Line Monthly and County Line Yearly members only.
Weekly Safety Report: Drug and Gun Charges, Attempted Homicide, and Scam Account Target La Crosse
This week in La Crosse, Wisconsin, there were three incidents that raised concerns for public safety. A Rochester man was indicted by a grand jury for drug and gun charges after being arrested in La Crosse. Another man from La Crosse was accused of attempted homicide for allegedly firing a shot at two individuals. Additionally, officials warned the public about a scam account posing as the La Crosse Center's Facebook page, attempting to deceive users into providing personal information.
Local Traffic Alert: Iowa 9 Bridge Construction Begins Dec. 4, Expect Delays
The Iowa 9 bridge, connecting Lansing to Wisconsin 82 in Crawford County, WI, will start a construction project on Monday, Dec. 4, 2023. The project will cause traffic delays due to the closure of the eastbound lane for bridge rail repairs. The construction is set to end on Friday, Dec. 15, depending on the weather.
Bridging History and Innovation: The Legacy of the Black Hawk Bridge
The Black Hawk Bridge, often referred to as the 'Lansing Bridge', is not merely a structure over water but a significant cultural and historical icon. Connecting Lansing, Iowa to Crawford County, Wisconsin, it is the northernmost Mississippi River bridge in Iowa. Built in 1931 and named after the Sauk leader Chief Black Hawk, the bridge is an engineering marvel of its time, conceived by Melvin B. Stone. Its unique cantilever through truss design, constructed by the McClintic-Marshall Company with steel from the Inland Steel Company, has served the region for nearly a century, earning a place in the cultural heart of the community, as seen in its cinematic appearance in 'The Straight Story.'
New Paws, New Love: Adopt Dogs Today in viroqua, WI
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around viroqua.
Construction Project on Mississippi River Bridge at Lansing Starts Monday
If you travel on the Iowa 9 bridge over the Mississippi River from Lansing to Crawford County, Wisconsin, you need to be aware of an upcoming construction project that may slow down your trip. The Iowa Department of Transportation says starting this Monday until Friday, Dec. 15th, weather permitting, construction...
Vernon: Suspicious Activity in front of Cornerstone Christian Academy
Vernon County Sheriff Roy Torgerson reports on Friday afternoon, December 1, 2023, the Sheriff's Office received a report of suspicious activity along US Highway 14, in front of the Cornerstone Christian Academy, rural Viroqua, WI, in the town of Viroqua.
Genoa Home Declared Total Loss After Fire; Investigation Ongoing
Discover more about the devastating fire that completely destroyed a home in Genoa. Learn about the ongoing investigation, the heroic five-hour firefighting effort, and the fortunate escape of all occupants. One firefighter was injured, but no other injuries were reported.
Cougar Spotted in Iowa – Increased Sightings Across Wisconsin & Upper Midwest
Last year saw increased mountain lion sightings across Iowa, Wisconsin and the Midwest in general. Those numbers seem to be on an upward trend, as another one was recently spotted in Allamakee County. This sighting is in addition to a cougar spotted earlier this year in Indianola and is something that may keep local hunters on their toes again this year across the upper Midwest.
The 4th annual Joy of Sharing: Spreading generosity while gifting others in need
ONALASKA, Wis. (WKBT) -- "This is the reason I sign up for these items, because we can make a difference. We can make an impact in the community," said Michael Quam, the Director of Development for the La Crosse Salvation Army.
Today the gas price is close to $2.99 in Coon Valley as of 2023-12-02. 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 Saturday is $3.247, a week ago the price is $3.259 , according to AAA.
Mirage Sports Bar 48% OFF Deal!
WiProud has a new deal for everyone eager to savor a fantastic dining experience at Mirage Sports Bar, located at 3511 Mormon Coulee Rd, La Crosse, Wisconsin. Usability: Restricted to Mirage Sports Bar only; cannot be used at other locations. No cash or credit back for any unused portion. Usage...
Vernon County Sheriff’s Report for Nov. 12–18
Sunday, Nov. 12: The sheriff’s office received a phone call from a female reporting another female came into her residence in…. This content is for County Line Monthly and County Line Yearly members only.
Multiple Fire Departments Battle House Fire in Genoa
Breaking news: Fire crews from multiple departments, including Genoa Harmony, Stoddard, and Wheatland, battled a house fire in the Genoa area. The fire, which broke out on the upper floor, has now been cleared. Injuries and cause remain unknown.
Tell Us Your Favorite Bakery in Wisconsin
From Eau Claire to Milwaukee, Green Bay to La Crosse, Wisconsin has some fantastic bakeries. Whether you’re going for kringle or cupcakes, we want to know: What’s the best Wisconsin bakery? Tell us in the form below, and we’ll announce the top choices soon!
Three charged with violent assault on Waukon man
Three northeast Iowa men are accused of attacking a man with golf clubs and a baseball bat. The assault happened at a residence in Waukon on November 16. This week, police have arrested three men from Waukon, all in their mid-20s. Each has been charged with first degree burglary, going armed with intent and assault while displaying a dangerous weapon.
Federal Grand Jury Indicts Rochester Man on Gun and Drug Charges
Madison, WI (KROC-AM News)- Members of a federal grand jury in Wisconsin have returned indictments involving gun and drug charges against a Rochester man. The indictment was handed down on Tuesday. The charges stem from the man’s arrest in La Crosse last month. The U.S. Attorney’s Office for Western...
Rare Cougar Sighting Reported in Allamakee County
Catch a glimpse of a rare cougar sighting in Allamakee County! The Sheriff's Office confirms the presence of the wild animal in the Village Creek area. Remember, don't approach wild animals and report any cougar activity. Stay safe and keep your eyes open!
Threatening Law Enforcement Scam Surfaces in Southeast Minnesota
Undated (KROC-AM News)- Authorities in southeastern Minnesota are warning residents of recent reports of law enforcement scams. Two recent scams have prompted the warnings. Both involve the scammers claiming to be from local sheriff’s offices. The Goodhue County Sheriff’s Office said dispatchers took a dozen reports Wednesday of a...