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  1. I Want My Truck BackRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | WIZM-AM La Crosse

    Last Friday, Viroqua cops say 33 year old Cory Sobkowiak of Viroqua was driving a stolen truck which he jumped out of while driving it. The truck then crashed.....Sobkowiak ran from the accident scene and was later arrested in Houston County.

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  2. Business in WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    AnchorBank , Madison, completed the sale of its Viroqua bank branch to Royal Bank of Elroy . Royal Bank assumed $12 million in deposits.

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  3. Will The Boy Scouts Survive?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Germantown

    ... over the course of the years that have passed since then. I was isolated as the result of living in little ole Viroqua, WI. I was isolated by the fact there was basically a choice of radio or newspapers for the conveyance of news and issues, and ...

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  4. Drought conditions hold steady in WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... Wisconsin, along with generally the southern half of the state except for much of 8 counties bounded by Alma and Viroqua to the west, and Wisconsin Dells and Big Flats to the east. The government said 42 percent of the state's corn crop was planted ...

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  5. Rep. Kind holds latest round of listening sessionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | WKBT

    U.S. Representative Ron Kind is once again giving Wisconsin residents a chance to speak to him directly about their concerns. The congressman held a pair of listening sessions on Wednesday, one in Viroqua and the other in Prairie du Chien.

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  6. Woman facing assault charge after allegedly throwing infant sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | UnionLeader.com

    ... woman charged with throwing a baby is scheduled to appear in court Wednesday morning. Miranda R. Baillargeon, 30, of Viroqua, Wis., is charged with one count of first-degree assault for recklessly causing bodily harm, including a fractured skull and ...

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  7. Two injured in Vernon County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    ... someone was wandering around her business. Deputies found the driver of the car, 28-year-old Shane B. Johnson of Viroqua, lying face down and unresponsive along a creek. Several hours later, the passenger in the car, 24-year-old Jordan Olson of ...

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  8. 2 walk away from Vernon County rollover crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | WKBT

    Vernon County Sheriff John Spears said the crash happened at about 3 a.m. near the intersection of Highway 14/27 in the Town of Franklin south of Viroqua. Witnesses saw two people walk away from the vehicle after the crash and about an hour later the Sheriff's Office received a call that someone was walking around her business.

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  9. Drought conditions for 90-percent of WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    ... the state is abnormally dry, except for parts of eight counties in west central Wisconsin bounded roughly by Alma, Viroqua, Wisconsin Dells, and Big Flats. The D-N-R says the risk of wildfires remains either high or very-high, depending on the ...

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  10. NH police: Viroqua woman threw 6-month-old to the groundRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Police in Keene, New Hampshire have charged a woman with first-degree assault after they say she threw her baby to the ground hard enough to fracture his skull. Authorities say 30-year-old Miranda Baillargeon of Viroqua, Wisconsin, was arrested Thursday morning. 1 comment

  11. AnchorBank earnings triple as bad loans dropRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... of about 140 employees, the closing of six branches around the state, and the sale of branches in Winneconne and Viroqua. "These are positive moves for AnchorBank," Chris Bauer, chief executive of Anchor, said in a statement Thursday. "We are ...

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  12. Western holds 2015 commencement ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    Western Technical College awarded diplomas to hundreds of students Saturday afternoon at its 2015 commencement ceremony at the La Crosse Center. Western awarded Kyle Bakkum, CEO of Vernon Memorial Healthcare in Viroqua and a 1982 Western graduate, with the Distinguished Alumni Award.

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  13. Gophers split with NDSU in softballRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... Division II pitcher of the week on Wednesday for his recent 17-strikeout no-hitter. The freshman lefthander from Viroqua, Wis., beat Sioux Falls 11-0 in seven innings on Saturday in Winona. He is 2-2 with a 4.37 ERA this season and 61 strikeouts in ...

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  14. Energy used for hair dryer enough to heat Viroqua homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | WKBT

    ... heat the home. If you would like to learn more about sustainable living or would like to tour Newenhouse's home in Viroqua, you can contact her at 608-220-8029. The next tour set up at her house is Saturday, May 16, from 2-4 p.m., at 244 Hickory ...

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  15. Delores Mae "Pat" Swenson, Janesville, WIRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | The Janesville Gazette

    ... survived by her children: Beverly Miller and Timothy (Vicky) Swenson, both of Janesville, and Mark (Deb) Lindvig of Viroqua, WI; her grandchildren: Karla (Joe) Lathers and Kris (Glen) Pehl of Janesville, Brandi and Brandon Lindvig of Westby, WI, and ...

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  16. Morales' stories capture multifaceted Milwaukee charactersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | OnMilwaukee

    ... works open a window to the city and the struggles and joys experienced by its people. Morales, who now lives in Viroqua , returns to Milwaukee this week to read from and sign copies of "Meet Me Halfway: Milwaukee Stories," Friday, April 17 at ...

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  17. One person injured in single-vehicle crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    One person is recovering following a single-vehicle crash Monday afternoon on State Highway 56 just east of County Road O in the Town of Harmony. The Vernon County Sheriff's Office reports Donald Kleinschmidt of Rural Viroqua was traveling westbound on the highway when his vehicle left the roadway striking a rock/shrub garden.

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  18. Soldiers Grove Teen Dead In Weekend CrashRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | WIZM-AM La Crosse

    ... ssengers were in the pickup, with two of them taken to Gundersen in La Crosse for treatment. Three young people from Viroqua were in the second vehicle, also a truck. There was minor damage to that truck, and no one inside was hurt.

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  19. Soldiers Grove teenager dies in two-vehicle crash SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | WKBT

    ... with serious injuries. Eighteen-year-old Jacob Kent, of Nekoosa, was transported to Vernon Memorial Hospital in Viroqua with non-life threatening injuries and has since been released. The second vehicle was being driven by 17-year-old Dalton ...

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  20. Viroqua Area School District referendum passesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | WKBT

    ... taxes will decrease by about $52. If it fails, property taxes will be $118 less on that same property value. The Viroqua School District administration didn't expect a full house, but it did expect someone to show up for its district referendum ...

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