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The 2nd year of ‘100 Miles in 100 Days’ starts this Friday, May 6, in Platteville. Angie Donovan is part of the healthcare group organizing the event. The kick-off event begins at 6:30 p-.m Friday at Southwest Health Center, and 100 days later, on August 13, the group will have a finale event as well....

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A woman from Platteville was arrested early Monday morning after striking a residence near Benton with her vehicle at around 2:45am. Lafayette County Deputies responded to Kennedy Road in Benton Township for a one vehicle accident in which 21 year old Shana Floerke was driving west on Kennedy Road when she failed to negotiate a...

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Lafayette County Deputies responded to a disturbance at an area on West Water Street in Shullsburg early Monday morning shortly after 1:00am for a disorderly conduct complaint. 22 year old Kane Raisbeck of Cuba City and 26 year old Justin Kohl of Shullsburg were each charged with disorderly conduct and transported to the Lafayette County...

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Mineral Point Man Arrested for 3rd OWI

May 3, 2016 | 0 Comments

A man from Mineral Point is now facing his 3rd offense for Operating While Intoxicated. 40 year old Jason Hanson was involved in a hit and run accident Saturday in which the Iowa County Sheriff’s Department says Hanson was driving a vehicle that collided with another vehicle on Jackson Street in Mineral Point, and then...

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Wisconsin farmers are off to a late start in planting their crops compared to one year ago, but it’s still earlier than the norm for the past five years. The U-S-D-A says 22 percent of the state’s corn crop is in the ground — nine percent less than this time in 2015, but ten percent...

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Public Meeting For Highway 61 Project

May 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

Residents will have another opportunity to learn about proposed changes to Highway 61 in Lancaster from Cherry Street north to City Limits Street. The Wisconsin Department of Transportation is holding a public involvement meeting on May 17 from 5 until 7 p.m. at City Hall. The meeting will allow residents to view the project and discuss...

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