Update 6pm 3/5
Sometime after one p.m. Thursday afternoon (3/5) a Burlington Northern Santa Fe train carrying crude oil derailed 3 miles south of Galena, IL. The train reportedly has 103 cars loaded with crude oil and two… Continue reading →
Lafayette County Sheriff’s Office recently received a call of a possible scam in the Shullsburg, WI. area. A dark green truck with saws and brush in the pickup bed stopped at an elderly resident’s home asking if they wanted… Continue reading →
Maquoketa Police reported 75 year old James Bealer had been using a blow torch at his shop last week when his clothing caught fire.
Bealer succumbed to his injuries Sunday at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics.
40 year old Colleen Bartels suffered serious leg injuries Wednesday 3/4 when she was struck by another vehicle while exiting her truck on Central Ave in Dubuque. Dubuque Police and Fire responded to the report around 1:15 yesterday afternoon… Continue reading →
The Platteville Police Department is warning residents about a recent phone scam that is using the department’s phone number. The people who’ve received the scam calls say the Caller I-D shows the Police Department’s number (348 – 2313). The caller… Continue reading →
Platteville School Superintendent Connie Valenza says the district will need to add staff at the high school to meet revised state graduation requirements. Starting with the class of 2017, or this year’s sophomore class, students need at least 3 credits… Continue reading →
Tom Nall and Angie Donovan will square off in the April 7 general election for an at-large seat on the Platteville Common Council being vacated by Dick Bonin.
The Platteville School Board race was narrowed down to 6 for the… Continue reading →
The Grant County Sheriff’s Office would like to warn citizens about IRS scams, as they are starting to be reported to the Grant County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Unit. We would like to remind citizens that the IRS corresponds through… Continue reading →
Police are investigating an armed robbery that happened at a home in Platteville on Thursday. According to the police department, three masked men entered a residence on Fox Ridge Road about 11:30 Thursday night. One of the men had a… Continue reading →
Becker’s Hospital Review, a monthly publication on business and legal news and analysis relating to hospitals and health systems, recently named Grant Regional Health Center President & CEO Nicole Clapp in its list of “50 Rural Hospital CEOs to… Continue reading →