Outdoor Recreation

Trappers who incidentally trap wolves encouraged to contact DNR
MADISON – Trappers who incidentally capture wolves are encouraged to contact department staff and participate in Wisconsin’s wolf collaring and...


CWD sampling plan in place for Adams, Juneau, Portage, Marathon and...
WISCONSIN RAPIDS, Wis. - In cooperation with local businesses, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources staff are collecting deer heads for...


The Sprague Bridge at its original location on 9th
Street East linking Necedah and Armenia Townships. It is now located along a snowmobile trail off 10th
Street East linking the two townships. PHOTO: LIBRARY OF CONGRESS Finding the Sprague Bridge
There are nine locations in Juneau County which are listed on the National Register of Historical Places. Eventually, I would like to check them...


Incidental take notice for Juneau County - Slender Glass LIzard
MADISON -- The Alliant Energy 19th/22nd Avenue Gas Main Extension project may result in the "incidental taking" of a rare lizard under a permit the...


Hustlerfest - big things happening in a small town
Hustlerfest is fast approaching and is scheduled for August 25-27 in Hustler. The highlight event this is year is the Mini Rods. “They are the...


Outdoor Adventures - more than just a ride
Question - What do riding, hunting, passion, love, and fun have in common? Answer - Outdoor Adventures. Saturday, July 15, marked the 3rd Annual...


Rider avoids dog and rolls ATV
Date of crash: 05/28/2017 Vernon County Sheriff John B. Spears reports an ATV crash in the town of Clinton. On May 28th, 2017, Vernon County...


Accidental discharge of a weapon takes life of a 17 year old...
Date: 05-21-2017 Sheriff John B. Spears reports a fatal hunting accident that occurred on Pisgah Road East of State Highway 131 in the Town of Whitestown. At...
Rollover accident caused by driver falling asleep at the wheel -...
Date of crash: May 21st 2017 Sheriff John B. Spears reports a single vehicle rollover accident on May 21st 2017 at approximately 1:05 pm. The...


Noah Waltemath is a 17- year-old junior from Necedah. Juneau County's Teenagers of Today: Noah Waltemath fills his time...
Noah Waltemath is a 17- year-old junior from Necedah. He's in basketball, baseball, and football and has some unique hobbies that include bow...


Carl’s Bright Spot 18th annual Friends and Family Cancer Foundation...
Carl’s Bright Spot is hosting their 18th Annual Golf Outing to once again raise funds for the Friends and Family Cancer Foundation on May 20 at the...


May is National Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month
Motorists asked to look-twice for motorcycles. Cycle drivers urged to get properly licensed With over 550,000 Wisconsin residents holding a...


Missing person located - Wildcat Mountain State Park
Vernon County Sheriff John B. Spears reports: On May 6th, 2017 an adult male was mushroom foraging at the Wildcat Mountain State Park when he was...


Castle Rock and Petenwell Lakes Association/Juneau County Visitors...
Castle Rock and Petenwell Lakes Association/Juneau County Visitors Bureau will be celebrating National Tourism Week at Wisconsin River Meats 3rd...


New owners Matthew Raw and Cindy Siefert-Raw hold the sold sign for Castle Rock Hideaway Resort with the former owners Steve Barbera and Jodi Jensen Castle Rock Hideaway has new owners
New owners will be welcoming guests at Castle Rock Hideaway on County Highway G, Mauston for this year’s season. Steve Barbera and Jodi Jensen were...