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Juneau County's Teenagers of Today: Looking back at the teens of 2017
Looking back at 2017 I have written about some pretty unique and talented teenagers from here in Juneau County. Thanks to the wonderful...


Anthony Kurtz of Wonewoc among appointees to Farm Service Agency...
Perdue Announces Farm Service Agency State Committee Appointees Washington, D.C., January 4, 2018 – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue...


Frozen road law expands to entire state - Law affects log...
Madison - Effective Saturday, January 6, 2018 at 12:01 a.m., Wisconsin's frozen road law will expand to include the entire state. The frozen road...


Juneau County Health and Human Services is one of four to benefit...
The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) has awarded grants to four organizations to establish treatment services for opioid and...


The Word: New Year-New Day
New Year, New Day! Today Is The Day We Move Forward, Toward And Upward! Today Is The Day We Change Direction And Face The Right Way! No More...


Juneau County ' s Teenagers of Today: Amber Deitz
Amber Deitz is a junior at Mauston High School. She is currently in the treble choir and show choir, she used to be in Mauston’s cheer team and a...


Area Businesses Come Together For Winter Warm-up
The first annual Juneau County Winter Warm Up clothing drive concluded with a Community Mixer on Tuesday December 5th at the Two Sisters Event...


Fatal hit and run accident in New Lisbon
According to a joint press release from Juneau County Sheriff Brent Oleson and New Lisbon Chief of Police Brent Granger, on Tuesday evening at...


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Elroy Chief of Police 3 yr old Son Accidentally Shoots Himself
Yesterday evening the news spread rather quickly in Juneau County that a young 3 year old boy had accidentally shot himself in the abdomen with a...


Tomah Memorial Reports Start of Flu Season
While officials at Tomah Memorial have yet to record the hospital's first case of the flu, the bug has arrived at its clinic in...


Public involvement meeting scheduled for I-90/94 &WIS 82...
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) will hold a public involvement meeting to discuss the I-90/94 and WIS 82 interchange...


Outside the Classroom - The tragedy that shook Mauston
She was a senior in high school who was noted to be an above average student, and she had an IQ greater than 147. She was considered to be very...


Juneau County's Teenagers of Today: Suicide Prevention in Juneau...
Last year, there were a total of eight suicides in Juneau County and just as Linda Mitchel-May, the Juneau County coroner, feared, the total is...


Searching for Grace
Recently, the truancy citation arrived in the mail at the home of Jayson Griffiths. Usually, receiving such a thing would cause tension in a home;...