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  • Sheriff's Office | Tue Oct 21st, 2014 | READ MORE...

     

    On October 21, 2014, the Sauk County Sheriff’s Office responded to a two car crash on STH 33, west of CTH V, in the Town of LaValle.  The initial investigation reveled that a 37 year old man from Reedsburg was eastbound on STH 33 at which time he crossed the center line and struck a westbound vehicle being operated by a 63 year old man from Fort Collins, Colorado.

  • Sheriff's Office | Sat Oct 18th, 2014 | READ MORE...

    News Release

  • Conservation, Planning and Zoning | Thu Oct 16th, 2014 | READ MORE...

    Ag Plastics Recycling and Waste Motor Oil Disposal

    Bring your ag plastics and used waste motor oil to the Sauk County Highway Shop, 620 STH 136, West Baraboo on Wednesday, October 29, from 10:00 a.m.-noon.  Farmers will be able to drop off their silage bags, bunker covers, net wrap, bale wrap, plastic feed bags, hoop film, and waste oil.  Plastic feed bags and hoop film must be kept separate from other plastics being recycled.  Plastic baler twine will not be accepted but can be used to tie loose plastic in to bundles.

  • Sheriff's Office | Thu Oct 16th, 2014 | READ MORE...
    Sauk County Wisconsin Official Website

    As a result of a joint criminal investigation conducted by the Sauk County Sheriff’s Office, Richland County Sheriff’s Office, Spring Green Police Department, and the Wisconsin Department of Justice - Division of Criminal Investigation, Theresa S. Strub, age 29, from Spring Green has been charged with nine felonies and one misdemeanor for “faking” cancer.

  • Sheriff's Office | Tue Oct 14th, 2014 | READ MORE...

         In light of current growing concerns about public health risks related to the spread of the Ebola Virus Disease from West Africa, the Sauk County Sheriff’s Office is taking a proactive role in screening persons they come in contact with that could have been contaminated with the Ebola virus.

  • Health | Fri Oct 10th, 2014 | READ MORE...

    For Immediate Release

    October 10, 2014

    Contact: Cynthia Bodendein, RN, MSN

     

     

    The Sauk County Health Department is working closely with the Village of Prairie du Sac due to the notification today of a contaminated water sample.  If there are any concerns regarding the fecal coliform boil water orders please contact the Village of Prairie du Sac at (608) 643-2421.

     

  • Sheriff's Office | Tue Oct 7th, 2014 | READ MORE...
    Sauk County Wisconsin Official Website

    News Release

     

    On October 7, 2014, at about 9:59 AM, two masked men, armed with what appeared to be small caliber handguns entered the Peoples Community Bank in the Village of Plain, Sauk County.

    The men directed their weapons at the bank employees, and forced them to turn over money from different areas of the bank.

  • Sheriff's Office | Thu Oct 2nd, 2014 | READ MORE...

    Man Sentenced to Four Years for Cocaine Conspiracy

  • Health Care Center | Wed Oct 1st, 2014 | READ MORE...
    Sauk County Wisconsin Official Website

     

    Please join us for the annual Safe Halloween on Sunday, October 26 from 1:30 - 3:30.  This event will include Trick or Treating throughout the facility, a Haunted House, bake sale, punch and cookies and fun galore.  This is for children ages infant through 5th grade.  Please bring a donation of a nonperishable food item for the Food Pantry.  Come and join us for a ghoulishly great time.

     

     

     

  • Health Care Center | Wed Oct 1st, 2014 | READ MORE...
    Sauk County Wisconsin Official Website

    Please join us for the annual Safe Halloween on Sunday, October 26 from 1:30 - 3:30.  This event will include Trick or Treating throughout the facility, a Haunted House, bake sale, punch and cookies and fun galore.  This is for children ages infant through 5th grade.  Please bring a donation of a nonperishable food item for the Food Pantry.  Come and join us for a ghoulishly great time.

     

     

     

  • Sheriff's Office | Tue Sep 30th, 2014 | READ MORE...

     

                On 09/26/2014 the Sauk County Drug Task Force, in response to an ongoing investigation into the manufacture and sales of Marijuana, executed a search warrant at 105 South Maple Street, North Freedom, Sauk County, Wisconsin. As a result of the search warrant, Edward H. Aylsworth, 66 years of age, was arrested for the following offenses:

     

                Manufacture of Marijuana, Class G Felony

  • Criminal Justice Coordinating Council | Fri Sep 26th, 2014 | READ MORE...
    Sauk County Wisconsin Official Website

    Janelle Krueger is no stranger to the havoc drug abuse can wreak on a family.

    Growing up in Waukesha, she watched her mother struggle with an addiction to crack cocaine. As the eldest of three siblings, Krueger, now 34, had to grow up fast.

    She became saddled with many family responsibilities left unfulfilled due to her mother’s addiction. But Krueger also bore an emotional burden.

  • Sheriff's Office | Wed Sep 24th, 2014 | READ MORE...
    Sauk County Wisconsin Official Website

    On September 19th, 2014, The Sauk County Drug Task Force was asked to assist Probation and Parole Agents with apprehending Michael E. Nemitz, who had an active apprehension request for his arrest from the Wisconsin Department of Corrections, Division of Community Corrections. Agents also relayed to Law Enforcement that they had received information that Nemitz was currently manufacturing methamphetamine at a residence, which is also his place of employment, on LaValle Road in northern Sauk County.

  • Highway | Tue Sep 23rd, 2014 | READ MORE...

    Road Closure - CTH H - Dellona Township

  • Sheriff's Office | Mon Sep 22nd, 2014 | READ MORE...

    On September 22, 2014 at approximately 12:10am the Sauk County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a crash involving a car versus tree on STH 78 just north of Elma Ave. in the Township of Merrimac.

    Sauk County Sheriff’s Deputies, Merrimac Fire and First Responders, and Sauk Prairie Ambulance were immediately sent to the scene.  Baraboo District Ambulance also responded to assist.

  • Sheriff's Office | Fri Sep 19th, 2014 | READ MORE...

    On September 14, 2014 the Sauk County Sheriff’s Office was requested to investigate a Burglary with substantial damage to a residence on Richland Road near the Village of Lone Rock.

    The investigation revealed approximately $20,000.00 damage was done to the interior of the residence during this crime.  The damage included spray painted graffiti, damage to electronics and appliances, knives and other objects thrown into walls, food and items thrown about the residence, and furniture items broken.

  • Highway | Thu Sep 18th, 2014 | READ MORE...

    Road Closure - CTH K - Ironton, Washington and Reedsburg Townships

  • Highway | Wed Sep 17th, 2014 | READ MORE...

    Public Meeting Set For I-94/90 Study

  • Sheriff's Office | Tue Sep 9th, 2014 | READ MORE...
    Sauk County Wisconsin Official Website

    Sheriff Chip Meister is extending an invitation to local farmers, agriculturists, town officials, and the general public to attend a presentation discussing a recent Wisconsin bill that updates state laws regarding farm machinery operating on Wisconsin roadways.

    Recently signed WI legislation updates the definition of implements of husbandry (IOH), extends weight limitations and addresses length and width limits, and safety concerns to lighting, and rules of the road.

  • Conservation, Planning and Zoning | Mon Sep 8th, 2014 | READ MORE...

    Ag Plastics Recycling Event

    Sauk County added another collection date for ag plastics recycling on Wednesday, September 24, from 10:00 a.m.-noon.  Farmers will be able to drop off their silage bags, bunker covers, net wrap, bale wrap, plastic feed bags, and hoop film at the Sauk County Highway Shop, 620 STH 136, West Baraboo.  Plastic feed bags and hoop film must be kept separate from other plastics being recycled.  Plastic baler twine and mesh wrapping will not be accepted.

  • Land Conservation | Mon Sep 8th, 2014 | READ MORE...

    Ag Plastics Recycling Event

    Sauk County added another collection date for ag plastics recycling on Wednesday, September 24, from 10:00 a.m.-noon.  Farmers will be able to drop off their silage bags, bunker covers, net wrap, bale wrap, plastic feed bags, and hoop film at the Sauk County Highway Shop, 620 STH 136, West Baraboo.  Plastic feed bags and hoop film must be kept separate from other plastics being recycled.  Plastic baler twine and mesh wrapping will not be accepted.

  • Sheriff's Office | Mon Sep 8th, 2014 | READ MORE...

         On September 8, 2014 at approximately 8:37am the Sauk County Sheriff’s Office Communications Center was notified of a single vehicle roll over crash on CTH U approximately 1.3 miles north of Fairfield Road in the Township of Fairfield.  It was reported that the vehicle was upside down and partially submerged in a drainage ditch full of water.  Sheriff’s Deputies, Baraboo Fire Department, and Baraboo District Ambulance were sent to the scene.

  • Highway | Fri Sep 5th, 2014 | READ MORE...

    News Release

    Wisconsin Department of Transportation

    Southwest Region 2101 Wright Street Madison, WI 53704

    September 4, 2014

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center | Wed Sep 3rd, 2014 | READ MORE...

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

     

  • Sheriff's Office | Fri Aug 29th, 2014 | READ MORE...

    The Sauk County Sheriff's Department will not be offering vehicle registration renewals or vehicle title transfers on Monday, September 1, 2014.  The front lobby area will be closed.