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  • Health | Fri Feb 5th, 2016 | READ MORE...

    Zika Virus Press Release

     

    February 5, 2016

     

    Contact: Cynthia Bodendein

     

  • Sheriff's Office | Fri Feb 5th, 2016 | READ MORE...
    Sauk County Wisconsin Official Website

    News Release

    On Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016, the Sauk County Drug Task Force, in conjunction with the United States Postal Inspectors Office opened a drug investigation into a residence on Koch Street in the Village of West Baraboo, after a search warrant for two suspicious packages that arrived at the post office for delivery to this address revealed 1085 grams of Marijuana.

  • Conservation, Planning and Zoning | Wed Feb 3rd, 2016 | READ MORE...

    Give deer and other wildlife what they need — improve your habitat with DMAP!

    The Deer Management Assistance Program provides landowners with wildlife habitat management resources for properties of any size. Three levels of enrollment place a wide range of benefits at your fingertips, ranging from hands-on workshops and informational resources to property-specific management plans.

  • Sheriff's Office | Mon Feb 1st, 2016 | READ MORE...
    Sauk County Wisconsin Official Website

    During the dayshift on Monday, February 1st, 2016, the Sauk County Sheriffs Office received over two dozen complaints about a popular IRS phone scam that has been making the rounds.

  • Sheriff's Office | Tue Jan 26th, 2016 | READ MORE...
    Sauk County Wisconsin Official Website

    On January 20th, 2016, The Sauk County Sheriff’s Office received information that a man wanted by the Wisconsin Department of Corrections by the name of James Heather, 25 years of age, was staying at a Motel in the Spring Green area. Information was also received that Heather could possibly be in possession of a firearm and Methamphetamine.

    Heather was located at a motel in the Township of Spring Green where he was registered under a false name.

  • Sheriff's Office | Tue Jan 26th, 2016 | READ MORE...
    Sauk County Wisconsin Official Website

    On January 25th, 2016, at about 6:30 pm, The Sauk County Communications Center received a report of a man who had been stabbed and was currently in the area of the registration building of Christmas Mountain Village in the Township of Dellona.

  • Clerk of Courts | Wed Jan 20th, 2016 | READ MORE...

    Sauk County Clerk of Circuit Court, Vicki Meister announces that beginning January 4, 2016, Sauk County Courts will be paperless in the above case types.  This means that hard files will no longer be available for review for new cases filed 1-4-2016 forward.  If you need to review a file for a specific document you will need to use the public access terminals in our Document Center.  From the terminals you can also request copies of documents for purchase.

  • Sheriff's Office | Fri Jan 8th, 2016 | READ MORE...

    January 8, 2016

    For More Information Contact:

    Sauk County Sheriff’s Office

    (608) 356-4895

     

  • Conservation, Planning and Zoning | Wed Jan 6th, 2016 | READ MORE...

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    DATE: January 5, 2016
    CONTACT: Erin Holmes, Senior Farm Bill Biologist, erin.holmes@wi.usda.gov; 608-935-2791 x141

    Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Informational Meeting

    Join us to talk about the new opportunities with the Conservation Reserve Program that can help balance your farming operation: new programs, new rates.

  • Land Conservation | Wed Jan 6th, 2016 | READ MORE...

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    DATE: January 5, 2016
    CONTACT: Erin Holmes, Senior Farm Bill Biologist, erin.holmes@wi.usda.gov; 608-935-2791 x141

    Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Informational Meeting

    Join us to talk about the new opportunities with the Conservation Reserve Program that can help balance your farming operation: new programs, new rates.

  • Conservation, Planning and Zoning | Wed Jan 6th, 2016 | READ MORE...

    Rural Landowner Workshop

    Thursday, Feb. 4th, 6-8:30pm

    Green TTEC building, 1110 Leed Parkway, Plain WI

  • Land Conservation | Wed Jan 6th, 2016 | READ MORE...

    Rural Landowner Workshop

    Thursday, Feb. 4th, 6-8:30pm

    Green TTEC building, 1110 Leed Parkway, Plain WI

  • Sheriff's Office | Mon Dec 21st, 2015 | READ MORE...
    Sauk County Wisconsin Official Website

    On Saturday, December 19th, 2015, Sauk County Sheriff Deputies responded to the Citgo Convenience Store located at S7551 Hwy 12 in the Township of Sumpter for a reported burglary that had occurred overnight.

  • Conservation, Planning and Zoning | Wed Dec 16th, 2015 | READ MORE...

    Recycle your silage bags, bunker covers, bale wrap, plastic feed bags*, and hoop film* for FREE! 

    Bring them in supersacks (preferred) or tied into tight, manageable bundles to the Sauk County Highway Shop in Baraboo on Wednesday, January 13 between 10 a.m. and noon. No loose plastic will be accepted.

    See the attached flyer for more information or contact Conservation Coordinator Aaron Pape, apape@co.sauk.wi.us or 608-355-4842.

  • Land Conservation | Wed Dec 16th, 2015 | READ MORE...

    Recycle your silage bags, bunker covers, bale wrap, plastic feed bags*, and hoop film* for FREE! 

    Bring them in supersacks (preferred) or tied into tight, manageable bundles to the Sauk County Highway Shop in Baraboo on Wednesday, January 13 between 10 a.m. and noon. No loose plastic will be accepted.

    See the attached flyer for more information or contact Conservation Coordinator Aaron Pape, apape@co.sauk.wi.us or 608-355-4842.

  • Conservation, Planning and Zoning | Tue Dec 15th, 2015 | READ MORE...

    If you have an interest in raising cattle, already have cattle, or have considered renting your land to a grazer, then this workshop series is for you.  This three part workshop series will teach you the basics of how to manage animals in a rotational grazing system. 

    January 12

  • Arts and Culture | Tue Dec 15th, 2015 | READ MORE...
    Sauk County Wisconsin Official Website

    Arts, Humanities & Historic Preservation (AHHP) grant funds are available for community organizations and local governments seeking supplementary funds for local arts, history and humanities projects.  Awards may not exceed $5,000.  Applications are due no later than 4:30 p.m. on the 29thn of January, 2016 to the Sauk County UW Extension office.  The application form details the guidelines for eligibility as well as the criteria used for evaluation.  

    For more information see the link below.

  • Media | Tue Dec 15th, 2015 | READ MORE...
    Sauk County Wisconsin Official Website

    Arts, Humanities & Historic Preservation (AHHP) grant funds are available for community organizations and local governments seeking supplementary funds for local arts, history and humanities projects.  Awards may not exceed $5,000.  Applications are due no later than 4:30 p.m. on the 29thn of January, 2016 to the Sauk County UW Extension office.  The application form details the guidelines for eligibility as well as the criteria used for evaluation.  

    For more information see the link below.

  • Conservation, Planning and Zoning | Thu Dec 10th, 2015 | READ MORE...

    Following is information regarding a new national initiative, “Every Kid in a Park”.  This school year, fourth graders in the United States and their families will be entitled to free admission to America’s national parks, federal lands and waters.  The program is part of the White House’s “Every Kid in the Park” initiative, in collaboration with the National Park Service and the National Park Foundation.  Beginning in the 2015-16 school year, students 

    Land Conservation | Thu Dec 10th, 2015 | READ MORE...

    Following is information regarding a new national initiative, “Every Kid in a Park”.  This school year, fourth graders in the United States and their families will be entitled to free admission to America’s national parks, federal lands and waters.  The program is part of the White House’s “Every Kid in the Park” initiative, in collaboration with the National Park Service and the National Park Foundation.  Beginning in the 2015-16 school year, students 

    Media | Mon Dec 7th, 2015 | READ MORE...

    For Immediate Release

    Contact:

    Janelle Krueger

    Criminal Justice Coordinator

    608-355-4880

    jkrueger@co.sauk.wi.us

     

     

    SAUK COUNTY ADULT DRUG COURT COMING SOON

     

  • Criminal Justice Coordinating Council | Mon Dec 7th, 2015 | READ MORE...

    For Immediate Release

    Contact:

    Janelle Krueger

    Criminal Justice Coordinator

    608-355-4880

    jkrueger@co.sauk.wi.us

     

     

    SAUK COUNTY ADULT DRUG COURT COMING SOON

     

  • Sheriff's Office | Thu Nov 12th, 2015 | READ MORE...

    On November 11, 2015 at approximately 11:05 A.M.  The Sauk County Sheriff’s Office responded to a two vehicle crash on CTH BD at STH 33 in the TWP of Delton.  The preliminary investigation revealed that Joseph P. Kleckner, age 47, from North Dakota was operatating a 2011 Dodge truck northbound on CTH BD at which time he initiated a left turn onto STH 33.  Kleckner failed to yield to a 2015 KIA which was southbound on CTH BD and being driven by Joyce C.

  • Services | Tue Nov 10th, 2015 | READ MORE...

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    November 10, 2015

    Nutrient Management Farmer Education Classes Offered this winter

  • Conservation, Planning and Zoning | Tue Nov 10th, 2015 | READ MORE...

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    November 10, 2015

    Nutrient Management Farmer Education Classes Offered this winter