Jefferson County Sheriff Paul Milbrath recently thanked and acknowledged the work of the following deputies, pictured above. They are Deputy Adam Thayer, Deputy Vanessa Leonard, Deputy Tom Klemke and Deputy Robert Hall. All four of these individuals were recognized by the National Mothers Ag…

UW-Whitewater’s Veronica Kieres, left, and Aleah Grundahl tries to stop UW-Oshkosh’s Brooke Frietag from making a pass during their regular season game in Whitewater on Wednesday, Feb. 19.

UW-Whitewater’s Becky Raeder tries to shoot over UW-Oshkosh’s Katie Ludwig during their game in Whitewater on Wednesday, Feb. 19.

UW-Whitewater watches as teammates cuts pieces from the net after defeating UW-Oshkosh 75-71 and clinching the WIAC conference championship outright on Wednesday, Feb. 19.

UW-Whitewater’s poses for a photo after defeating UW-Oshkosh 75-71 and clinching the WIAC conference championship outright on Wednesday, Feb. 19.

UW-Whitewater’s Veronica Kieres cuts down the first piece of the net after Whitewater defeated UW-Oshkosh 75-71 and clinched the WIAC conference championship outright on Wednesday, Feb. 19.

UW-Whitewater’s Johanna Taylor scores on the layup over UW-Oshkosh’s Karsyn Rueth during regular season game in Whitewater on Wednesday, Feb. 19.