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BEHRENS BROS. BOUND OVER FOR TRIAL

Two brothers facing charges of attempted

homicide and battery have been bound over

for trial in Iowa County Circuit Court.

Judge William Dyke has found probable

cause to believe that Shane and Brandon

Behrens committed felony offenses.

A status conference… Continue reading →

KRUGER PRELIMINARY HEARING

The man accused of a mult-county

crime spree earlier this month that

ended with a high speed chase and

car crash appeared for a preliminary

hearing yesterday (Wednesday) in

Grant County Court. Thirty-six-year-old

James Kruger appeared before Judge

Robert VanDeHey.… Continue reading →

PLATTEVILLE SCHOOL BOARD/FACILITY STUDY

Requests for proposals have gone out to

architectural firms in the area as the

Platteville School Board considers having

a facility study of district buildings.

The board has approved requesting the

proposals, which would look at the

district’s existing facilities.… Continue reading →

PVILLE SCHOOL BOARD/RAISES FOR P E A

The Platteville School Board has approved

an increase in compensation for members

of the Platteville Education Association.

Even though the P-E-A didn’t re-certify as

a union, Platteville School District staff

and the School Board has kept an “open

door” with… Continue reading →

COPS INVESTIGATE ROAD RAGE INCIDENT

Grant County authorities are investigating

a road rage incident which happened last

Friday afternoon in southern Grant County

near the intersection of Highways 11 & 35.

According to authorities, the victim was

driving west on Highway-11 when a vehicle

stopped… Continue reading →

KRUGER INDICTED

A man from Madison who went on a

four-county crime rampage last week,

has been indicted on Federal gun charges.

A Grand Jury has indicted 36-year-old

James Kruger on charges of being a

felon in possesion of firearms.

The indictment… Continue reading →

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