The River Ridge school district could have a new superintendent by the end of the weekend. After candidates met with citizens at a public forum last week, and were interviewed by the school board, the board will hold a closed… Continue reading →
Area Fire and EMS were called late last night to a house fire on Hwy 81 near Budworth School Rd in Bloomington.
Scanner reports say the house became fully engulfed and it is unknown at this time if there were… Continue reading →
UW-Platteville has announced a three-phase plan to address a potential reduction of $10 million in its budget over the next two years. The university is facing a $5 million structural budget deficit that needs to be addressed by the end… Continue reading →
Overwhelming support against a ban on pit bulls in Platteville has led the city to not change its pet ordinance. An online petition was started to oppose the ban, and numerous people spoke against the change over the past month.… Continue reading →
60 year old Donald J. Martin Jr. of Bagley, WI pleaded no contest in Grant County Circuit Court to operating a commercial motor vehicle without a license.
Charges of resisting or obstructing a law officer and illegal vehicle operation, charges… Continue reading →
Hwy 18 and 35 from Patch Grove to PDC has reopened after an early morning 2 vehicle accident. Scanner reports say Fire and EMS were called to the scene of a 2 vehicle accident on Hwy 18 at Fuller Hollow… Continue reading →
Four people from Dubuque have been arrested after police were called to a residence on Jefferson Street early Saturday morning for a report of shots fired inside the home. The tenant, 25-year-old Taneisha Berry, was uncooperative with police and arrested… Continue reading →
Golf’s newly crowned Masters champion will play in the John Deere Classic near the Quad Cities this summer. Twenty-one year old Jordan Spieth tied a Masters’ record by finishing 18 under par. He won the John Deere Classic as a… Continue reading →
Rescues crews on Monday scaled back their search for the body of Angela Girton due to low visibility, high water and strong currents. The 5-year-old girl was reported missing a week ago in the Wisconsin River near Gotham. Officials say… Continue reading →
Platteville Common Council members are expected to vote Tuesday on a proposed ordinance amendment aimed at banning pit bull terrier breeds within the city limits.
Council Member Mike Denn introduced the proposal last month and the Freudenreich Animal Care Trust… Continue reading →