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William E. Pratt Jr.

William E. Pratt Jr. LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) — William E. Pratt Jr., 85, of La Crosse passed away on Monday, November 23, 2020, at Gundersen St. Joseph’s Hospital in Hillsboro, Wis. He was born on May 26, 1935, to…

Donald Lee Schutte

NEILLSVILLE, Wis. (WKBT) — Donald Lee Schutte, 87, of Neillsville died Tuesday, November 24, 2020, at his home surrounded by his loving family. Don was born on June 3, 1933, in Waukesha, WI, the son of Alvin and Ethel (Durst)…

Sparta schools to switch to meal delivery Nov. 30

SPARTA, Wis. (WKBT) -- The Sparta Area School District and Southwest Bus Service will begin delivering meals right to students' homes Nov. 30 while schools are closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The free meal delivery service begins Nov. 30…

Wisconsin DNR warden facing charges in Monroe County

CAMP DOUGLAS, Wis. (WKBT) -- A conservation warden with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources could be facing charges in Monroe County after an incident in rural Camp Douglas. According to the Monroe County Sheriff's Office, investigators referred Michael R.…

Monroe Local History display reveals folks' favorite toys

SPARTA, Wis. (WKBT) — The results are in, and the Monroe County Local History Room & Museum in Sparta is revealing area residents’ favorite toys in the exhibit, "Monroe County Chooses … The Toys We Love.” The intergenerational exhibit features…

Darold James Sievers

RUSHFORD, Minn. (WKBT) — Darold James Sievers, 93, of Rushford died on Sunday, November 22, 2020, at the Good Shepherd Lutheran Home in Rushford. Because of current COVID restrictions, services will be scheduled for a later date when all that…

Tamara (Tammy) Kay Irvine

LA CRESCENT, Minn. (WKBT) — Tamara (Tammy) Kay Irvine, age 57, passed away on November 19, 2020 in her home. She was born on December 28, 1962, in La Crosse to Robert and Elona (Papenfuss) Stanton. Tammy was baptized at…

Geraldine Lafka

Geraldine Lafka, 94, died Monday, Nov. 23. Services are pending at Hoff Funeral and Cremation Service.