Columbus Headlines

Two men arrested in March convenience store burglary, sheriff says

Columbia County detectives arrested two men in connection with the March 27 burglary of a Cambria Oil Company convenience store in Cambria, Wisconsin. According to a news release, two search warrants were executed on Tuesday, April 17, resulting in the arrest of Landon Stanley, 21, of Columbus, and Nathan McCord, 19, of Cheyenne, Wyoming.



100 acres lost in grass marsh fire

A grass marsh fire got out of control Sunday morning at N6301 Wren Road. The Beaver Dam Fire department was notified by Dodge County Central Communications that resident Randy Hupf was burning items in his backyard when it got out of control.



Semi hits Amtrak passenger train in south-central Wisconsin

The Wisconsin State Journal reports that the semi apparently struck the Amtrak Empire Builder passenger train about five miles east of the Amtrak station in Columbus, Wisconsin, on Friday. Nobody on the train was injured but two train cars were damaged.



 

Wisconsin Headlines

Montecito Medical Acquires Medical Office Building from Leading Orthopedic Provider in Wisconsin

The acquisition involved a large medical office building in Pewaukee, Wisconsin, approximately 20 miles west of Milwaukee. The approximately 71,000-square-foot facility is the primary location for OAW, which serves the greater Milwaukee, Chicago, Waukesha and Madison areas.



Merrill Police reports

April 20 8:47 a.m.- Officers were requested by the Wisconsin Department of Corrections Probation and Parole to take a male subject into custody for a probation violation. The male was taken into custody and transported to the jail.



Hunt Hill hosting bat ecology, clean-up

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