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Two Tornado Drills Scheduled For Thursday

April 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

As Severe Weather Awareness Week continues across Wisconsin, Todd Shea at the National Weather Service in La Crosse reminds residents to be prepared for the tornado warning drills scheduled for Thursday.   In the event of inclement weather on Thursday during the drill times, the weather service will move the tests to Friday....

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The Lafayette County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a home invasion and sexual assault that happened just after midnight Friday morning in the Town of Fayette. Officials say an unknown male entered the home without permission and sexually assaulted a female who lives at the residence on North Lake Road. Deputies responded to the scene when...

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Monday kicks off Severe Weather Awareness Week across Wisconsin. Todd Shea with the National Weather Service in La Crosse says the week helps serve as an educational tool for his agency. As part of Severe Weather Awareness Week, there will be tornado watch and warning drills on Thursday. The first will begin at 1 p.m....

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Bond has been set at $50,000 for a man accused of killing a 32-year-old woman at her home in rural Muscoda. Reports show 29-year-old Andrew Weeden made an initial court appearance Thursday on felony charges of first-degree reckless homicide, aggravated battery and substantial battery. Weeden is facing those charges in the February 20 death of...

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The Platteville Community Arboretum, along with Moving Platteville Outdoors, will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, April 6, in the Platteville Council Chambers at City Hall. PCA board member Gene Weber says the community has made a significant investment with the work being done on the David Canny Rountree Branch Trail. Weber says about a...

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Alliant Energy Planned Outage

April 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

Alliant Energy has scheduled a planned electric outage from midnight to 5 a.m. Thursday, April 7. The outage will affect Bagley, Bloomington, Glen Haven, Mount Hope, North Andover and Patch Grove. Alliant Energy is preparing for a major upgrade to the Bloomington Substation located on the south side of the Village of Bloomington. In order...

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