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  1. Westby couple trades in Twin Cities life for farmingRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... although she still works part-time as an obstetrics and medical-surgical nurse at Vernon Memorial Hospital in Viroqua. Once the Kanes made their life-changing decision, they threw themselves full force into learning their craft, through resources ...

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  2. State wrestlers drop close decisionsRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Rice Lake Online

    Rice Lake High School's two wrestlers in the Divisioin 2 state tournament both lost one-point decisions in the preliminary round Thursday night in Madison. At 145 pounds, sophomore Chase Schmidt was edged 8-7 by Taylor Gilardi of Viroqua.

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  3. Local business hold 'spreads the word to end the word' eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WKBT

    5 local schools headed to VARC in Viroqua to tour the building and learn what the organization does for people of varying abilities. "We wanted to spread the message of respect for everyone no matter their level of ability and we wanted them to be ...

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  4. Man hospitalized after logging accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Vernon County Sheriff John B. Spears reports a logging accident occurred late Tuesday morning, February 24, 2015, in the town of Bergen, near Stoddard, WI. Stanley K. Niemyjski age 59 of rural Viroqua, WI was conducting logging operations on private property, off Runningen Lane, east of Stoddard, WI.

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  5. Crash in Vernon Co. leaves driver uninjuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    A single vehicle crash occurred on Saturday at approximately 10:34pm on County Road S near Guist Road in the Town of Kickapoo. Tiffany M. Glass, age 19 of rural Viroqua, was traveling east on County Road S when she lost control of her vehicle, overturned and struck a utility pole.

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  6. Ambulance involved in crash in La CrescentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    ... Lucille Cordes of Winona also sustained non life-threatening injuries, as did 30-year-old Brandon Paletta of Viroqua, and 23-year-old Tami Heuker of La Crosse. All four people involved were transported to Gundersen Health System in La Crosse for ...

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  7. 20-Year Old Cheddar? WowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | Germantown

    My father was a cheese man; he was a licensed cheese maker, owned several cheese factories at one time or another in Vernon and Crawford counties and was buyer/manager of a Borden's cheese collection warehouse in Viroqua, WI for years during my youth. I worked in that warehouse during the summers placing cheddar cheeses on a rack that dunked them in melted wax to seal them for shipment or aging as the case was to be.

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  8. Gary L. Johnson, Janesville, WIRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | The Janesville Gazette

    Gary L. Johnson, age 64, of Janesville, died on Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015, at Mercy Hospital & Trauma Center following a courageous battle with cancer. He was born in Viroqua, on May 31, 1950, the son of Erland and Gladys Johnson.

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  9. Skaters get home start in regionalRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Rice Lake Online

    ... dropping two games last week. Though Medford is 2-20, the Raiders picked up their second win Saturday, 6-4 over Viroqua. Their first win came early in the season over Lakeland, 5-3. A win would send the Warriors to Hayward for a shot at avenging a ...

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  10. Associated hires Scott Jarvis to lead La Crosse-area operationsRead the original story

    Friday Jan 30 | PressReleasePoint

    Sandra Earp and David Winiecki also take on key roles in region La Crosse, WI - January 30, 2015 - Associated Banc-Corp has announced the hiring of Scott Jarvis as president of the La Crosse Community Market. That region includes Associated's branches in La Crosse, Holmen, Onalaska and Viroqua.

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  11. Charlene Ann Barker, Janesville, WIRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The Janesville Gazette

    ... a hard fought battle with cancer. She passed in her home surrounded by family. Charlene was born Aug. 15, 1965, in Viroqua, the daughter of Ernest and Sharon (Steinmetz) Jacobson. She grew up in Orfordville, and attended school in the Parkview ...

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  12. Anchor BanCorp Wisconsin Inc. Announces Definitive Agreement to Sell Viroqua BranchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | GlobeNewswire

    AnchorBank, fsb, a wholly owned subsidiary of Anchor BanCorp Wisconsin Inc. , today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement for the sale of its Viroqua branch to Royal Bank of Elroy, Wisconsin. The transaction is subject to regulatory approval and customary closing conditions and is targeted for closing by the end of May 2015.

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  13. One person hurt in Vernon County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Vernon County Sheriff John Spears; reports a one vehicle rollover accident with injuries, that occurred on State Highway 56 West of State Highway 82, in the Town of Viroqua. The accident occurred on January 26th, 2015 at approximately 9:53am.

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  14. Snow expected for parts of Wisconsin todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    ... Weather Service has issued winter weather advisories until noon for much of western Wisconsin -- roughly from Viroqua to La Crosse to Neillsville to Medford to Ladysmith and points west. Forecasters say all of the Badger State might see freezing ...

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  15. Ann LouiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | The Janesville Gazette

    Ann Louise Becker, age 57, of Janesville, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015, at home with her family by her side after a long battle with cancer. Ann was born on Feb. 5, 1957, the daughter of Norman and Margaret Lindvig, in Viroqua, WI.

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  16. Kay Marie LooneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Murfreesboro Post

    Kay Marie Looney, age 69 of Murfreesboro, Tenn., passed away Wednesday, January 7, 2015. A native of Viroqua, WI, she was the daughter of the late Arvid H. and Ona Ostrem Einer.

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  17. Alcohol believed to be factor in Vernon County rollover crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | WKBT

    ... wearing a seatbelt and sustained non-life-threatening injuries. He was transported to Vernon Memorial Healthcare in Viroqua by Readstown EMS.

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  18. Fire destroys house in ViroquaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | WKBT

    The Viroqua Fire Department said no one was injured in a house fire on Gabrielson Lane in rural Viroqua just south of Highway 56 Wednesday morning. Firefighters said by the time crews got to the scene at about 10 a.m., the house was fully engulfed in flames.

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  19. Panthers outlast Viroqua, win third straightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    Bailey Williams scored 30 points and Billy Tremain added four key three-pointers as the West Salem Panthers held off the Viroqua Blackhawks 65-51 Friday night. The Panthers won their third straight game, and second in come-from-behind fashion.

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  20. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    ... "We really enjoy giving back to the community," Pauloski said. "We do things year round, like car care clinics up in Viroqua."

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