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Sauer found Not Guilty by jury

Sauer found Not Guilty by jury

DARLINGTON — Jack Sauer, Lafayette County Board – Chairman, was found Not Guilty of Disorderly Conduct by jury trial at the Lafayette County Courtroom, Monday, April 24 ...

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Posted: Apr. 27, 2017 10:44 a.m.

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Summer school offers unique choices

In the past the words summer school can feel like a punishment to a kid whose been looking forward to long sunny days all year ...

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Posted: Apr. 26, 2017 12:26 p.m.


Summer School offers unique choices

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Posted: Apr. 26, 2017 12:25 p.m.
Lawsuit over baked goods ban beginning

Lawsuit over baked goods ban beginning

LAFAYETTE COUNTY – Three entrepreneurs are challenging the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, who state it is against the law to sell their baked goods to the ...

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Posted: Apr. 20, 2017 11:29 a.m.


Four face charges after drug arrests

Four area residents are facing charges following separate interactions with a criminal informant in August of 2016.

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Posted: Apr. 12, 2017 1:24 p.m. | Updated: Apr. 20, 2017 8:00 a.m.
Citizen tip leads to capture of fugitive

Citizen tip leads to capture of fugitive

Area man's cabin used as command post. Read all about it in the April 20, 2017 issue of the Richland Observer.

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Posted: Apr. 19, 2017 11:09 a.m.
Manhunt over

Manhunt over

Vernon County Sheriff John Spears and Richland County Sheriff James Bindl report the apprehension of Joseph Jakubowski, the wanted fugitive from Rock County, WI.  The ...

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Posted: Apr. 14, 2017 1:01 p.m.


Beware the telephone ‘YES’ scam

The number one onsumer complaint to DATCP in 2016 was telemarketing. Telemarketing complaints spiked in 2016, up 45% from the previous year  – with 3,685 ...

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Posted: Mar. 08, 2017 11:32 a.m.
Iowa man charged in fatal crash, bail jumping found

Iowa man charged in fatal crash, bail jumping found

TAMPA, Florida – According to the Lafayette County Sheriff Reg Gill, Chad Ernzen, 38, of Dubuque, Iowa was taken into custody in Tampa, Florida at approximately ...

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Posted: Mar. 02, 2017 1:30 p.m.

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