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Two Dead In Richland County Accident

May 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Richland County Sheriff’s Office says two people are dead following a single vehicle, rollover crash about 3 p.m. Saturday. Multiple agencies – including fire and medical services – responded to the crash on County Road A, northwest of Richland Center. Authorities found that a car had overturned and landed in a ditch. The two...

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Families and individuals who are interested in taking advantage of volunteering opportunities at the Stone Cottage in Platteville should attend an upcoming informational meeting. This meeting is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 18, and will be held at the Stone Cottage historic site on the corner of Highway 81 and West Madison Street in...

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Rural Medical Open House

May 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

In honor of National EMS Appreciation Week, Rural Medical Ambulance Service is hosting an open house and picnic on Wednesday, May 18, from 4:30 to 7:30. The open house will be hosted at Rural Medical’s headquarters in Darlington. There is no cost for the meal but donations will be accepted. Rural Medical is raising funds...

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Blue Lights For Police

May 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Members of the Darlington Police Department are asking residents and businesses to put a blue light in their windows. It’s part of recognizing National Peace Officers Memorial Day – which is May 15. Darlington Police hope individuals will display the blue light from May 15 through May 21. National Peace Officers Memorial Day was officially...

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A new $37 million terminal will be operational at the Dubuque Regional Airport by early June. The over 36,000 square foot facility is the first major terminal renovation or construction project since 1988. The airport was handling record passenger traffic during the 1990s, which pushed the limits of the current terminal facility. Studies done over...

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Latest Arrest In Meth Bust

May 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

Dubuque Police have arrested the last individual who was sought in a recent meth ring bust. Officers arrested 50-year-old Dennis James Sharkey II at his residence in Dubuque Tuesday evening. Sharkey is facing a federal charge of conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine. He was taken to the Dubuque County Jail and later turned over to federal...

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