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Guilty plea in in 2016 Sparta murder case - Monroe County
[SPARTA WI] Monroe County District Attorney, Kevin D. Croninger, announced today that on Tuesday, October 24, 2017, Turner D. Wood entered a plea...


Channing Mathews
Photo: Sparta Police Department Guilty plea in Homicide by Negligent Operation - Monroe County
[SPARTA WI] Monroe County District Attorney, Kevin D. Croninger announced today thatvon Wednesday, October 18, 2017, Channing Mathews pled guilty...


Fatal motorcycle accident in Vernon County
Vernon County Sheriff John B. Spears reports a fatal motorcycle accident on October 20, 2017. The accident occurred at approximately 9:10 p.m. on...


Sixty-year-old Monroe County man arrested for marijuana grow operation
PRESS RELEASE - October 6, 2017 Monroe County Sheriff Scott Perkins reports that a subject was arrested on drug charges in the town of LaGrange...


Florida man critically injured when deer crashes into windshield...
Monroe County Sheriff Scott Perkins reports a two-vehicle accident in the Town of Lincoln which resulted in one person being injured. At 7:31p.m.,...


Fatal farm accident in Tomah
Monroe County Sheriff Scott Perkins reports on September 17, 2017, at approximately 9:39 p.m., the Monroe County Communications Center received a...


Two separate single vehicle accidents in Monroe County send drivers...
Monroe County Sheriff Scott Perkins reports on September 17, 2017, at approximately 9:54 am, the Monroe County Communications Center received a...


Tomah man sustains life threatening injuries after falling out of...
On September 15, 2017 at 03:54 AM, the Monroe County 911 Communications Center received a call from Tomah Memorial Hospital reference to a subject...


ATV accident sends driver to hospital with life threatening head...
Monroe County Sheriff Scott Perkins reports an ATV accident which sends one person to the hospital. At 8:27 PM on September 9, 2017 the Monroe...


Two injured in 2-vehicle accident in Vernon County
Vernon County Sheriff John B. Spears reports on September 8th at 3:03 pm, Vernon County Dispatch Center received multiple 911 calls of a two...


Photo courtesy of the Vernon County Sheriff's Office Driver avoids oncoming vehicle and crashes down steep embankment -...
Vernon County Sheriff John B. Spears reports a single vehicle accident that occurred on August 30th 2017 just after 2:00 P.M. The accident occurred...


Minor injuries in two vehicle accident - Vernon County
Sheriff John B. Spears reports that on August 27th at 4:00 p.m. a two vehicle accident occurred at the intersection of STH 80 and County Road WW...


Name released in deadly car crash - Vernon County
Michael L. Peterson, age 22 of Lafarge, lost his life this weekend in a tragic accident in Vernon County. According to Vernon County Sheriff John...


Fatal Crash in Vernon County
Vernon County Sheriff John B. Spears reports on August 27th, 2017 at 9:23 a.m. the Vernon County Dispatch Center received a report of a single...


18 yr old accused of causing damage to traffic barrels with vehicle...
Vernon County Sheriff John B. Spears, reports approximately one hundred traffic barrels were struck by a motor vehicle on two consecutive nights in...