Monday Sep 8
Garlan John VanNatta
Garlan John VanNatta, 75, died August 24, 2014, in Minocqua after a short illness and a long battle with diabetes. Garlan was born on June 4, 1939, in Platteville.
Sun Sep 07, 2014
Damage Costs From June Tornadoes Rising
The financial hit to several southwestern Wisconsin counties and communities is starting to reveal itself, nearly three months after tornadoes ripped through the region. The State Journal is reporting that full damage costs in Dane County are beyond $19-million dollars, up substantially from the $15-million initial estimate.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Highway improvements spurred by fatal crash complete
The Highway 14 construction project spurred by a crash that killed a student teacher near Wisconsin Heights High School is complete, according to a Wisconsin Department of Transportation release.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
UW-Platteville wrestling welcomes Ryan Renon, Joe Terrill to coaching staff
Mike DeRoehn, newly hired head wrestling coach at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville, has rounded out his staff by welcoming Ryan Renon and Joe Terrill as assistant coaches, the NCAA Division III school announced Thursday.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Two months after tornado, UW-Platteville set to reopen
The University of Wisconsin-Platteville was closed earlier this summer after a tornado ripped through campus.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Man gets 11th citation for driving without license
A Platteville man was cited for the 11th time for driving a vehicle with a revoked license after police stopped him Thursday morning for allegedly driving a stolen vehicle.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
American Players Theatre names new managing director
The hits just keep on coming for the American Players Theatre in Spring Green, recently called the best classical-repertory theater company in the country.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
WXOW-TV La Crosse
Grant Co. homicide suspect deals with more charges in La Crosse Co.
The court cases of Timmy L. Johnson continued in La Crosse County court Friday. He's the man accused of kidnapping and killing a Platteville cab driver on June 13. Later that night, he led police on a chase with the cab in La Crosse County before crashing near Holmen which resulted in several criminal charges here.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
WXOW-TV La Crosse
Man charged in Platteville cabdriver homicide going to prison on old charges
The Grant County man charged with kidnapping and killing a Platteville cab driver will spend 10 years in prison for previous charges he was on extended supervision for in Grant County.