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High speed chase ends in Cashton

Three people are awaiting charges after a high-speed chase between Sparta and Cashton Wednesday afternoon. Around 1:51 p.m., Sparta Police were called to the All American Do It Center for a theft complaint. The report said three people had taken a...

Prospect of vaccines rise

In the days leading up to Thanksgiving, Nov. 17-Nov. 27, Vernon county reported eight new COVID-19 related deaths. The newest report indicates the total number of deaths had reached 18, out of 1,143 total confirmed positive cases in the county and...

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Injuries avoided in bus rollover

On Tuesday, November 24, at approximately 3:10 p.m., a school bus from the Cashton School District lost control on a hill while wrapping up an afternoon route. The bus, driven by Gary Wiedmann, was...

Free Drive-Through Testing for COVID-19

Monroe County Health Department and Emergency Management are partnering with the Wisconsin National Guard and the City of Tomah again to host a community drive-through COVID-19 testing site. This is a nasal swab test. The testing site will be held...

Two student opportunity grants awarded in latest grant cycle

The school district of Cashton recently awarded two student opportunity grants in the latest cycle of the grant program, which were announced during the district’s last school board meeting, held on Wednesday, Nov. 18. Paula Niedbalski, 4th grade...

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Cashton's Helen Canter among winners of 2020 Vernon County Outstanding Dairy Youth

Congratulations to the 2020 Vernon County Outstanding Jr. & Sr. Dairy Youth Award winners! Due to COVID-19, and reduced youth activities to participate which is part of the award application...

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"Toys We Love" Exhibit Now Open At History Room In Sparta

Now on display at the Monroe County Local History Room & Museum, Sparta, is the exhibit, "Monroe County Chooses...The Toys We Love." This intergenerational exhibit features top toys from the...

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Wilton native Aaron Scott makes it to NBC's "The Voice"

For Wilton native, Aaron Scott the road to stardom began in a dorm room. In 2005-06, Scott was a junior at UW-La Crosse - spending his days studying art education, wishing he was on the football team...

Vernon County Sheriff's Report

11/24 - Robert Evans, Viroqua, was traveling westbound on Helgeson Road, town of Jefferson. Evans was pulling a trailer and lost control on the snow/slush covered road. The vehicle slid across the intersection of Nedland Lane and went off the left...

Uplifting Our Community Giveaway

Vernon Communications Cooperative (VC Co-op) understands that 2020 has been a challenging year for many. As part of their annual Season of Giving campaign their hope is to make the holiday a little brighter with their “Uplifting Our Community...

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Girls Cashton Cross Country Awards

Lady Eagle Award winners: Kate Gronemus - 1st Team All-conference, Most Determined; Bonita Hanley - Most Improved; Paige Hoeft - All-Conference Sportsmanship Award, Eagle Spirit Award; Izzi Mason -...

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Boys Cashton Cross Country Awards

Eagle Boys Award winners: Jarret Carpenter - Captain, MVP, 3-time Conference Champion, Sectional champion, 3-time State qualifier, State runner-up, 1st Team All-Conference; Jackson Hilden, Captain,...

Fanning Files

By Me While some of us wait to see if we will become friends and family again after this past presidential election, and as a handful of unaccepting citizens hold out hope that the election will be truly decided in a recount, and our current...

Looking Back

70 Years Ago Week of Friday, December 1, 1950 James Schweiger, Cashton, was one of nine county men, recently named by the draft board, that were inducted into the armed services through the draft. Christmas program practice at the Fish Creek Church...

Hanley's Helpful Hints

I hope everyone had a happy, safe and healthy Thanksgiving. A few years back my sister-in-law made a smoked turkey for Thanksgiving and it was great. When I was out buying our turkey this year, I came across a smoked Butterball turkey. We purchased...

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An Outdoorsman's Journal

Hello friends, This week's column is about going for it no matter what is thrown at you and sticking to the goal. I headed over to the Mississippi River near Desoto with my golden retrievers Fire and...

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Esther Olive Pulham

Esther Olive Pulham, 87, of Cashton, WI, passed away Sunday, November 22, 2020, at the Morrow Memorial Home in Sparta, WI. Esther was born to Oscar and Emma (Hanson) Johnson November 12, 1933, in the...

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Dr. Joseph Adams Bodensteiner

Dr. Joseph Adams Bodensteiner of Rhinelander, Wisconsin, died Wednesday, November 25 at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He was 78 years old. Joe was born April 21, 1942 in...

Joan C. Ziegler

Joan C. Ziegler, 89, of Cashton, WI, passed away at her home November 30, 2020, surrounded by her loving family. A Private Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Cashton, WI. Father Michael Klos will officiate....

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