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  1. Man arrested in Monroe County burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Monroe County Sheriff Scott Perkins is reporting an update to the Press Release that was issued on February 1, 2015 by Sgt Fritz Degner . In the early morning hours on February 1, 2015, an armed robbery occurred at the Leon Country Tavern in Leon.

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  2. Road closed in Sparta, police on sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    The Police Department is asking people to avoid the area of Julie Avenue and Boldon Avenue. They says the 900 block of Julie Avenue is closed and people in the area should stay inside.

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  3. Police investigating tavern robbery in SpartaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Sparta police say a man ran off with money he stole from the Wayside Tavern on West Wisconsin Street. They responded to a report of the robbery just before 11 p.m. Thursday.

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  4. Man arrested for 3rd offense OWI after crashing into school busRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2015 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    The Sparta Police Department says around 9:30 Friday night a pickup truck driven by 48-year-old Daniel Gordon didn't stop at a stop sign at the intersection of Icon Avenue and Highway 27.

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  5. Local high schools receive $95,000 grant for career academyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    The Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development is making it easier for graduating students to get the job they want, right out of school. It's all thanks to a $95,000 grant from the Fast Forward training program that allows high school students to earn college certification.

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  6. Police: Men led officers on high-speed motorcycle chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    An officer spotted 19-year-old Austin Anderson of Sparta and 21-year-old Cody Burton of Tomah around 4:30 Friday morning, running a read light. Investigators say the two were traveling more than 30 miles above the posted speed limit.

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  7. Final Four: Former Badgers guard Kelley among analysts on homer broadcastsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Michigan State great Mateen Cleaves and Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski's son-in-law are among the commentators who will call the "homer" broadcasts during the Final Four. Turner Sports and CBS are bringing back the team-centric alternative telecasts for the NCAA semifinals that debuted last season.

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  8. Man killed, another hurt in Monroe County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    It happened on State Highway 71 about a half-mile west of Back Trail Road in the Township of Little Falls. A second person in the car, Channing Hunter Mathews, 22, who is also from Sparta, was flown to the hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries.

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  9. Alcohol believed to be factor in Monroe Co. crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    The Monroe County Sherriff's Office said the one-vehicle crash happened just before 2 a.m. on Hammer Road in the Township of Sparta. Deputies say Carl Anderson, 42, was driving when he failed to negotiate a 90-degree curve and went off the rode into a stand of trees.

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  10. Sparta man arrested following drug bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Police say it's in connection to a drug bust that happened last Thursday at a home on Hamlet Avenue in Sparta. The comment sections of our web set are designed for thoughtful, intelligent conversation and debate.

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  11. Arkansas police: Sparta man dead in 3-semitrailer wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Arkansas State Police say one man was killed and two others were injured after three semitrailers crashed on a northwest Arkansas highway. A preliminary report says a Harrison man was driving a truck Wednesday night north on Interstate 49 near Greenland when it veered off the road and into a median.

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  12. Two injured in drug-related crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    The crash occurred at about 6:22 pm on State Hwy 27 about a quarter of a mile North of County Hwy J in the town of Leon. A 2014 Ford Focus Driven by 64 year old Gary R. Bade of Sparta was south bound on Hwy 27 when he went to pass another vehicle.

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  13. No injuries reported in accidental shooting in SpartaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    On Saturday, February 7, 2015, at about 5:30pm, the Sparta Police Department responded to an apartment on the 700 block of Birdie Court as a resident reported coming home and discovering a bullet hole in the ceiling and damage to personal property inside the apartment. The resident also found a small-caliber-bullet still partially intact.

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  14. Xcel Energy sends local crews to help restore power in IL, IARead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    In response to a request for assistance from MidAmerican Energy, Xcel Energy today deployed crews from Minnesota and Wisconsin to help restore power in the Quad Cities area of northwestern Illinois and southeastern Iowa. A storm dumped 5 to 10 inches of heavy, wet snow overnight in the area, and more snow was falling today accompanied by high winds.

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  15. Sheriff: Monroe Co. needs help in finding suspect in armed robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Monroe County Sheriff Scott Perkins reports the Monroe County 911 Communications Center received a 911 call of an armed robbery which took place at approximately 3:00 a.m. at the Leon Country Tavern in the Township of Leon. A lone male suspect brandished a semi-automatic pistol to a female subject who was helping closing up the tavern.

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  16. Tree falls on top of man in logging accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Monroe County Sheriff Scott Perkins reports a logging accident in which one person was injured. At 4:36pm Monroe County 911 center was advised of a logging accident in which a subject was under a tree in the woods.

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  17. One hurt in Monroe Co. crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Deputies say it happened just after 10 Saturday morning on State Highway 71 in the Town of Wells, near Sparta.

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  18. Investigators asking for public's help in finding missing Sparta area manRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Thomas Hartman, 20, of the Sparta area was last seen on November 30 at a home in Sparta. The Monroe County Sheriff's Office said Hartman's parents reported him missing.

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  19. Deputies make arrest in high-speed chase through Jackson Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Deputies arrested Kegan Charles Fogelson following the pursuit, which they say started just before 9:00 a.m. in Jackson County. Deputies say it reached speeds of 100 miles an hour, and came to an end on I-90 in Monroe County after he lost control and crashed into a guardrail, east of Sparta.

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  20. Man arrested in three-hour standoff in SpartaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    The Sparta Police Department said around 9 p.m. Saturday, officers responded to a home on the 600 block of John St. in Sparta. Officers said 45-year-old William Kreuzer armed himself with a shotgun and barricaded himself inside the home.

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