March 1, 2018 – Fond du Lac, WI – The family of Berit Beck finally had its day in a Fond du Lac County courtroom Thursday. For 27 ½ years they’ve waited for justice for their 18-year-old daughter who was murdered in Fond du Lac in the summer
Feb. 4, 2018 – Fond du Lac Co., WI – Snow-covered roads contributed to a third fatal crash in Fond du Lac County on Saturday night just before 6 p.m. in the Town of Rosendale. A westbound vehicle crossed over the center line on Highway 23 near County
Feb. 3, 2018 – Fond du Lac Co., WI – Snow-covered roads led to a two-vehicle crash that claimed the life of a 77-year-old woman in Fond du Lac County Saturday morning. She was a passenger in a westbound car that crossed over the center line on State Highway
Jan. 24, 2018 – Fond du Lac, Co. – A very large cat moved through Fond du Lac County early this month. A trail camera captured a photo of the animal in the Rosendale area. Jane Wiedenhoeft is an assistant large carnivore specialist with the DNR. She said
Jan. 8, 2018 – Ripon, WI – Alliance Laundry Systems in Ripon will hold a hiring event on Thursday, Jan. 18 at its global sales and marketing building. The company is looking to hire 100 new employees with starting wages of $15 an hour and benefits. Randy Radtke,
Dec. 7, 2017 – Mayville, WI – The 78-year-old Mayville man killed in a Fond du Lac County traffic accident is a former fire chief for the City of Mayville. The Mayville Fire Department expressed its condolences for Lynn Cundy in a Facebook post. “Even though our hearts
Nov. 3, 2017 – Fond du Lac, WI – A modern-day version of the headless horseman rode through Fond du Lac on Friday morning throwing pumpkins at cars and mailboxes. Fond du Lac Police took 16 reports through late Friday morning about the vandalism. A full-size white van
Nov. 1, 2017 – Fond du Lac, WI – A 57-year-old Fond du Lac man died at St. Agnes Hospital after being rescued from the Fond du Lac River early Wednesday morning. Fond du Lac Police and Fire and Rescue were sent to the river at the dead
Nov. 1, 2017 – North Fond du Lac, WI – Some of the money from the $29.5 million referendum North Fond du Lac School District voters approved last April will be used to order new machinery and remodel the high school’s metal fabrication and construction technology labs. When
Oct. 4, 2017 – Fond du Lac, WI – A 29-year-old Fond du Lac man was killed and three other Fond du Lac residents injured in a traffic accident in Lima , Ohio on Monday. The Ohio State Patrol says William Samp of Fond du Lac was a passenger
Sept. 25, 2017 – Fond du Lac, WI – The Fond du Lac School Board will hold a public hearing on the 2017-18 District Budget a half hour before the board’s regular meeting this afternoon. The hearing is at 4:30 p.m. in the District Administration Center Board Room.
Sept. 7, 2017 – Fond du Lac, WI – A 50-year-old woman escaped serious injury when a deer went through the front windshield of her vehicle on Highway 151 northbound at South Hickory Street in Fond du Lac. Fond du Lac Fire and Rescue took the woman to St. Agnes
August 28, 2017 – Fond du Lac, WI – One man died and another was injured when a car ran into the back of a semi truck at the intersection of Fond du Lac County Highway F and Highway 175 south of Fond du Lac Monday morning. Fond du
August 26, 2017 – Fond du Lac, WI – Fond du Lac County Sheriff’s officials say a 68-year-old Brandon woman injured in a two-vehicle accident in the Town of Springvale has died. The accident at the intersection of State Highway 26 and County Highway TC happened on Wednesday,
August 21, 2017 – Fond du Lac, WI – Fond du Lac and Oconto Counties are the first in Wisconsin this year to have confirmed human cases of West Nile virus. State Health officials say the chances of a person contracting West Nile virus are very low and most people
August 18, 2017 – Campbellsport, WI – Tom Dornbrook’s stint as Officer in Charge at the Campbellsport Police Department over the last three months has paid off with a full time job. The Campbellsport Village Board this week approved his hiring as police chief succeeding former Chief Jay Zautner.
August 9, 2017 – Fond du Lac, WI – A ribbon cutting was held at the UW Fond du Lac campus Wednesday morning for the new student housing facility. Fond du Lac County Executive Al Buechel says it is a day they have been waiting for a long time.
July 20, 2017 – Fond du Lac County, WI – Two Washington state men landed their small plane safely at the Fond du Lac County Airport after battling strong head winds from a thunderstorm and a quickly depleting fuel supply. Fond du Lac County Sheriff’s Captain Ryan
July 16, 2017 – Fond du Lac, WI – Fond du Lac County Sheriff’s have released the names of two women involved in a fatal accident in the Town of Oakfield early Saturday morning. Samantha Feucht, 27, of St. Cloud was heading north in the southbound lanes of
July 11, 2017 – Fond du Lac County, WI – Three Fond du Lac County highway workers are being praised for stopping to help during a two-vehicle accident on Highway 45 last Friday afternoon. Highway Commissioner Tom Janke says Jim Guell, Steve Reilly and Dan Hornburg were on their
July 10, 2017 – Washington County, WI – Scammers are using the transition period for the replacement of old Medicare cards with a newer version to benefit themselves.
July 10, 2017 – Fond du Lac, WI – Flight for Life flew a nine-year-old boy to Children’s Hospital in Milwaukee after he crashed his dirt bike at the ATV park in Fond du Lac on Saturday afternoon. Officials with the Fond du Lac Fire Department said the
June 29, 2017 – Washington County, WI – A Washington County judge this week called a 22-year-old Jackson man “selfish, immature and irresponsible” then sentenced him to five years in prison for causing a traffic accident that killed a woman and injured others. Dylan Hodgson tried to pass two vehicles
June 28, 2017 – Mayville, WI – Former Mayville Police Chief Chris MacNeill made his initial court appearance in Dodge County Court this week on charges of misconduct in office and obstructing an officer. He allegedly altered documents in 2011 to help the son of a Mayville police officer get
June 27, 2017 – Erin, WI – Officials with the National Transportation Safety Board have determined what caused an advertising blimp to crash at the U.S. Open near Hartford on June 15. According to the NTSB report the outer fabric of the blimp caught fire near some burners. The blimp
June 27, 2017 – A federal court trial is scheduled in August for the 69-year-old Campbellsport man charged with tax fraud. Robert Spoerl, owner of J & R Tax Service in Kewaskum, is charged in a 28-count indictment. Federal prosecutors say from 2011 to 2015 he filed more than 100
June 26, 2017 – Elkhart Lake, WI – Elkhart Lake Police say the man whose body was discovered floating in Elkhart Lake on Saturday was a 45-year-old Sheboygan man. Authorities said Dustin Knaus accidentally fell into the lake and drowned. A 911 call to the Sheboygan County Sheriff’s Communication Center
June 26, 2017 – Fond du lac, WI – Moraine Park Technical College (MPTC), Fond du lac campus, has had great success with its CNC (Computerized Numeric Control) and Welding Boot Camps over the past eight years. Dean of Economic and Workforce Development Jo Ann Hall says at the conclusion
June 23, 3017 – Fond du Lac, WI – The 29th Annual Fond du Lac County Breakfast on the Farm will be held Sunday at the Daane Dairy Farm located on Hemp Road near Waupun. Melissa Worthington of the Fond du Lac Area Association of Commerce advises buying
June 14, 2017 – Fond du Lac Co., WI – After meeting with National Weather Service officials and the Osceola Management Director Tuesday afternoon, Fond du Lac County Communications and Emergency Management Director Bobbi Hicken said it was determined an EF-0 tornado hit the Town of Osceola Monday night.
June 12, 2017 – Fond du Lac, WI – Fond du Lac County Emergency Management officials will have a better idea on Tuesday regarding how much damage was caused by the high winds that accompanied thunderstorms Monday night. Emergency Management Director Bobbi Hicken says the Brandon-Fairwater was particularly hard
May 1, 2017 – Campbellsport, WI – Campbellsport Police Chief Jay Zautner has submitted his resignation. It takes effect about the middle of this month. Zautner is a long-time member of the department, but has been police chief the past three years. Village