A Columbus man faces charges of armed robbery and being a felon in possession of a weapon after police say a drug deal for 2 pounds of marijuana resulted in a fight.
Charges have been filed against a 56-year-old Cambria man who authorities say tried to drink alcohol in front of a sheriff’s deputy after a field sobriety test.
Tom Diehl began fighting for the premier resort tax in 1987 as a means to raise the funds necessary to provide improvements to the Wisconsin Dells area. It was a fight that lasted ten years, but in 1997 the Wisconsin legislature passed, and then-Governor Tommy Thompson signed, a bill allowin…
After the departure of two employees and a missed meeting that concerned some county board members last week, the Columbia County District Attorney’s Office is feeling increased pressures of being short-staffed.
Authorities arrested a Portage man over the weekend after they say he hit a dog in the head with a hammer, killing it, because he was upset after it defecated inside a house.
An 18-year-old Portage man has been charged with a felony count of sexual assault of a child under 16 years of age after authorities say he engaged in a sex act with a 14-year-old girl.
Weekend snacks are now available to students in all five Portage elementary schools, and the program’s expansion won’t stop there.
Police say they arrested two men and seized cocaine and marijuana from a Fall River residence last week.
Wisconsin Emergency Management Supervisor for Hazard Mitigation Katie Sommers told a crowd of Reedsburg community members buyouts could happen sometime this year.
Three people were diagnosed with Legionnaires’ disease within two weeks of stays at Christmas Mountain Resort, and one person died.
The Portage Archery Team assembled a firing line during practice at John Muir Elementary School Wednesday night, ace shooters and beginners alike standing back to back, disciplined and focused.
For Amber Nikolai, the best part about celebrating 100 years of the American Legion was the awareness it brought to the organization’s offerings for both veterans and the community.
A 56-year-old Cambria man was arrested for his eighth operating while intoxicated offense after authorities say he returned to the scene of a crash and attempted to drink from an open bottle of liquor.
One of Bill Kutzke’s last acts as a member of the Portage Common Council on Thursday was to present an anti-sidewalk petition signed by some of his neighbors — including the father of one of the two men vying to succeed him.
A Beaver Dam man alleges in a lawsuit that the federal government and Dodge County Sheriff’s Office conspired to illegally detain him and that Sheriff Dale Schmidt defamed him.
LODI — As historic flooding displaced some people, triggered a gas leak and shut down Main Street on Thursday in this Columbia County community, local high school students answered their community’s call for help.
Baraboo Police Chief Mark Schauf says he wants to correct the record about a letter to the editor criticizing local police and healthcare workers that appeared in the Baraboo News Republic earlier this week.
A man whose body was recovered south of the Kilbourn Dam on the Wisconsin River in Wisconsin Dells late Monday was identified Wednesday as Andreas S.C. Baban, 21, of Chicago.
If you’ve ever wanted to own your own 105-ton steam locomotive — or perhaps a “bay window” caboose, a wooden-sided box car or a Canadian National coach car — then your time to do so may be nigh.
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The Wisconsin State Capitol building is 100 years old this year. To mark the occasion, the Wisconsin State Journal is highlighting different aspects of this remarkable edifice.