Sparta

Sparta police chief makes history

Emilee Nottestad grew up in the law enforcement family. Her father was a police officer and she says always had a passion for it. Nottestad was a patrol officer and sergeant…

Tomah man sentenced to 11 years in connection with infant son's death

A Tomah man will spend the next six years in prison with five years of extended supervision for felony neglect of a child. Troy Tralmer, 30, pleaded guilty to the charge in September. He was also facing one count of first-degree reckless homicide, but that was dismissed by the prosecution as part of a plea agreement.