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Police memorial service to be held May 12
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The annual Vernon County Police Memorial Service will be held in front of the Vernon County Sheriff’s Office, 1320 Bad Axe Court, Viroqua, May 12, at 10 a.m.

Sheriff John Spears said this is an opportunity for law enforcement to remind the public of the sacrifices made daily by officers in protecting the lives and property of citizens.  <!-- /* Font Definitions */ @font-face {font-family:"Times New Roman"; panose-1:0 2 2 6 3 5 4 5 2 3; mso-font-charset:0; mso-generic-font-family:auto; mso-font-pitch:variable; mso-font-signature:50331648 0 0 0 1 0;} @font-face {font-family:Tahoma; panose-1:0 2 11 6 4 3 5 4 4 2; mso-font-charset:0; mso-generic-font-family:auto; mso-font-pitch:variable; mso-font-signature:50331648 0 0 0 1 0;} /* Style Definitions */ p.MsoNormal, li.MsoNormal, div.MsoNormal {mso-style-parent:""; margin:0in; margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:10.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman";} h1 {mso-style-next:Normal; margin:0in; margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; page-break-after:avoid; mso-outline-level:1; font-size:16.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman"; mso-font-kerning:0pt; text-shadow:auto;} h2 {mso-style-next:Normal; margin:0in; margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; page-break-after:avoid; mso-outline-level:2; font-size:9.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman"; text-shadow:auto;} h3 {mso-style-next:Normal; margin:0in; margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; page-break-after:avoid; mso-outline-level:3; font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman"; font-weight:normal;} h4 {mso-style-next:Normal; margin:0in; margin-bottom:.0001pt; text-align:center; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; page-break-after:avoid; mso-outline-level:4; font-size:16.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman"; text-decoration:underline; text-underline:single;} a:link, span.MsoHyperlink {mso-style-parent:""; color:blue; text-decoration:underline; text-underline:single;} a:visited, span.MsoHyperlinkFollowed {mso-style-parent:""; color:purple; text-decoration:underline; text-underline:single;} p.MsoDocumentMap, li.MsoDocumentMap, div.MsoDocumentMap {margin:0in; margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; background:navy; font-size:10.0pt; font-family:Tahoma;} p.BalloonText, li.BalloonText, div.BalloonText {mso-style-name:"Balloon Text"; margin:0in; margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:8.0pt; font-family:Tahoma;} @page Section1 {size:8.5in 11.0in; margin:1.0in 1.25in 1.0in 1.25in; mso-header-margin:.5in; mso-footer-margin:.5in; mso-paper-source:0;} div.Section1 {page:Section1;} -->

National Police Week will be observed May 11-17.

In the event of rain, the service will move inside the Sheriff’s Office.