Vernon County Sheriff’s Report for May 12–18

Sunday, May 12: A deputy conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle on W. Main Street in the town of Stark. The driver had a suspended driver’s license and expired temporary registration for the vehicle. The driver gave the deputy consent to search his vehicle, and the...

Vernon County Sheriff’s Report for May 5–11

Sunday, May 5: Kristin Nguyen of North Branch, Minn., was driving south on Highway 162 in the town of Coon when her rear passenger tire blew out, causing the vehicle to collide with the guardrail. Nguyen did not report any injuries. The vehicle was towed due to...

Bunk honored for Kendall Village Board service

Kendall Village Board president Richard Martin (left) awards a plaque to Waunnette Bunk, who served on the board for 42 years. She did not seek another term in the April election. (Contributed photo)

Vernon County Sheriff’s Report for May 12–18

Sunday, May 12: A deputy conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle on W. Main Street in the town of Stark. The driver had a suspended driver’s license and expired temporary registration for the vehicle. The driver gave the deputy consent to search his vehicle, and the...

Vernon County Sheriff’s Report for May 5–11

Sunday, May 5: Kristin Nguyen of North Branch, Minn., was driving south on Highway 162 in the town of Coon when her rear passenger tire blew out, causing the vehicle to collide with the guardrail. Nguyen did not report any injuries. The vehicle was towed due to...

Vernon County Sheriff’s Report for April 21–27

Tuesday, April 23: A deputy went to a residence in La Farge to attempt service of a warrant for the Wisconsin Department of Corrections. The offender was located and taken into custody.  Wednesday, April 24: The sheriff’s office received a report of a female...

Kendall movie night set for May 3 at fellowship hall

By Lynette Vlasak The Kendall Public Library’s May Movie Night will be Friday, May 3, at St. John’s Church Fellowship Hall.  Beginning at 6:30 p.m., the 2023 movie “The Hill” will be shown. Based on a true story, “The Hill” is an inspiring story of baseball...

Vernon County Sheriff’s Report for April 14–20

Sunday, April 14: A citizen reported someone banging on the door and ringing the doorbell at their residence in the town of Bergen. A deputy made sure the residence was secure. He searched the area and did not come across anyone. Sunday, April 14: A deputy was...

Vernon County Sheriff’s Report for April 7–13

Sunday, April 7: The sheriff’s office was notified of four horses running in the roadway on Highway 82 in the town of Union. A deputy responded and assisted the caller with locating the owner of the horses. The owner was notified. Sunday, April 7: Two fly fishermen...

Vernon County Sheriff’s Report for March 31 to April 6

Sunday, March 31: Sheep were reported out on a property along Bohland Hollow Road in the town of Wheatland. The deputy spoke with the owner of the sheep and gave him a warning for animals running at large. Monday, April 1: The Zzip Stop in Genoa reported a gas...

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