JEFFERSON -- A Watertown man and a Madison woman have each been charged in Jefferson County Circuit Court with first-degree reckless homicide in connection with the alleged delivery of drugs that killed a Watertown man in the fall of 2013.
Keri A. Wickert, 39, of Watertown, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, March 31, 2015.
JUNEAU -- Deputy Justin Kontny of the Dodge County Sheriff's Department received a lifesaving award Tuesday at the Dodge County Board of Supervisors meeting for pulling Dale Bratz and his dog Tucker out of an icy pond on March 15 in the town of Shields.
Brian N. Holcomb, age 48, passed away on April 12, 2015.
OCONOMOWOC -- Loren W. Holzhueter, of Oconomowoc, passed away Tuesday, April 21, 2015, at his home after a courageous battle from pulmonary fibrosis with his family at his side.
BURLINGTON — Brian “B” Wittchow, 41, died Monday, April 20, 2015, after a long illness at his home in Burlington.
DENVER (AP) — Denver police said there were no major problems as marijuana celebrations continued for a second day on Sunday, but police tweeted a reminder that while recreational use of marijuana is legal in Colorado, people still can't use it in public.
BROWN DEER -- Cory A. Block died peacefully Monday, March 30, 2015, at age 58.
The last man to shoot an American president now spends most of the year in a house overlooking the 13th hole of a golf course in a gated community.
Glenn L. LeMacher, 67, of Watertown, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, April 13, 2015, at his home.
REESEVILLE -- Rhonda L. Gibson, age 41, of Reeseville, died Wednesday, April 1, 2015, at Rainbow Hospice in Johnson Creek.
JOHNSON CREEK -- Kristine G. Wieczorek, 49, Johnson Creek, passed away unexpectedly at her home on Friday, April 17, 2015.
Thomas W. Hornickle, 71, of Watertown, passed away on Wednesday, April 1, 2015, at home with his loving family at his side.
OCONOMOWOC -- Jody M. Lynch, age 52, of Oconomowoc, passed away on Thursday, April 9, 2015, at his home.
JOHNSON CREEK -- A 33-year-old Johnson Creek man, with apparent connections to two people charged this week in a Watertown heroin-overdose death, has been ordered to serve three years in prison and another three years extended supervision after being convicted on three counts of his own m…
STOUGHTON — Michelle Marie (Donnelly) Gfrorer, age 34, of Stoughton, passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 5, 2015, at Agrace HospiceCare in Madison, due to a yearlong battle with cancer. She was born on Aug. 9, 1980, the oldest daughter of Joseph and Teena Donnelly. In the early part o…
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LouAnn J. Ruehlow, 81, of Watertown, died unexpectedly Sunday evening, April 12, 2015, at Aurora Summit Hospital.
SULLIVAN -- Larry Lynford Kramer, 71, of Sullivan, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, April 8, 2015, at his home.
Lucille I. Thrams, age 85, of Watertown, loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, passed away on Thursday, April 2, 2015, at Golden LivingCenter in Watertown.
JEFFERSON -- Raymond "Butch" J. Seeber Jr., 67, of Jefferson, passed away on Saturday, April 11, 2015, in hospice care at the William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital in Madison.
Dorothy A. Kuenzi, 86, of Watertown, passed away Tuesday, April 21, 2015.
OCONOMOWOC -- Jeanette Kiefer-Kubly, 84, Oconomowoc and Lakeland, Fla., passed away Wednesday, April 15, 2015, while on hospice care at her home in Oconomowoc.
Patricia A. Geoghegan, age 74, of Watertown, went home unexpectedly to her heavenly Father on Wednesday, April 15, 2015.
JEFFERSON -- Robert F. "Bob" Lehmann, age 90, of Jefferson, passed away Friday, April 3, 2015, surrounded by his family at the Rainbow Hospice Inpatient Center in Johnson Creek.
JOHNSON CREEK -- Gregory T. Lindert, 57, of Johnson Creek, passed away at his home on Tuesday afternoon, March 31, 2015.
ASHIPPUN -- Jeanette L. Felder, 71, of Ashippun, passed away Friday, April 17, 2015, at Three Pillars in Dousman.
Gilbert A. Tucker, age 73, Watertown, passed away suddenly on Sunday, March 22, 2015, of a heart attack while vacationing in Pensacola, Fla.
WATERLOO -- Lawrence L. Kuhl Jr., 72, of Waterloo, passed away on Wednesday, April 8, 2015, at Watertown Regional Medical Center with his loving family by his side.
Arthur J. Risser II, age 72, of Watertown, died Saturday morning, March 28, 2015, in his sleep.
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SUN CITY, Ariz. -- Lorraine Betty Hoeft, 91, of Sun City, passed away on March 26, 2015. She was born on Sept. 3, 1923, to George and Malinda Loeffler in Watertown, Wis.
Ann Marie "Skip" Prahl of Watertown, age 85, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 14, 2015, at Rainbow Hospice in Johnson Creek.
BEAVER DAM — Marcella “Sally” J. Tourbier, 91, of Beaver Dam, passed away on Wednesday, April 22, 2015, at Prairie Ridge Assisted Living in Beaver Dam.
William H. "Willie" Nelson, age 92, of Watertown passed away on Tuesday, April 14, 2015, at Golden LivingCenter.
NESHKORO -- Jane Carol Winter (nee Kramer), age 77, of Hidden Springs Lake, Neshkoro, formerly of Ixonia, passed away Tuesday, March 31, 2015, at the Berlin Memorial Hospital, following a long, courageous battle with COPD.
JEFFERSON -- Elaine E. Ebert, 80, of Jefferson, passed away Tuesday, March 31, 2015, at her home in Jefferson.
OCONOMOWOC -- Donna Eighmy, age 75, of Oconomowoc, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Tuesday, April 7, 2015.
Marion Ellen (Strasburg) Engsberg, 84, Watertown, formerly of Lake Mills, left this earthly world on Tuesday, March 31, 2015, to be with her Lord and Savior and reunite with her husband, Eugene, who passed away Oct. 25, 2014.
JEFFERSON -- On Thursday, Lake Mills Light and Water (LMLW) experienced a problem in its system that allowed the water level in the water tower to drop, resulting in a loss of pressure in the distribution system. In response, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has required issu…
HOT SPRINGS VILLAGE, Ark. -- Jean M. Holden, 95, of Hot Springs Village, passed away on Tuesday, April 7, 2015. Our loving, caring and courageous mother went peacefully into the arms of her Lord and Savior.
REESEVILLE — Richard Lee Smith, age 74, of Reeseville, died peacefully on Wednesday, April 22, 2015, at Hillside Manor in Beaver Dam.
CLYMAN -- Julius M. Rohde, of Clyman, formerly Pewaukee, passed away April 18, 2015, at the University of Wisconsin Hospital, Madison, at the age of 88 years.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A prosecutor said Friday that he intends to make public a video of a police officer fatally shooting an unarmed man in the back as he lay face down.
Watertown firefighters went on 223 calls in January, more than any other January on record. They also went on more calls in 2014 than any other year on record, and they may continue to go up.
JUNEAU — Jay J. Kaul, of Juneau, passed away Wednesday, March 25, 2015.