Trucks collide

Good morning,

It's Tuesday, Dec. 10 and here's what you need to know to start your day in Jefferson County. 

1. A proposed bypass of U.S. Highway 12 around Fort Atkinson has officially been nixed by the Wisconsin Transportation Project Commission. 

The project, which drew the ire of citizens constantly in the two decades since its beginning, was tabled in 2012. 

For more on the project and how it came to an end, read here: 

2. A crash last week between a gas tanker and garbage truck in Farmington sent two to the hospital. 

Both trucks were severely damaged and an undetermined amount of the 2,400 gallons of diesel fuel in the tanker had spilled on the road. 

For more on the crash and how it occurred, read here: 


In Sports, the UW-W Warhawks football team is headed to the semifinals after defeating Mary Hardin-Baylor on Saturday. 

One year after losing to Mary Hardin-Baylor 31-14 in the semifinals and turning the ball over four times, the script had been flipped with the Warhawks took home the 26-7 victory on the road. 

For more on Saturday's game, read here: 


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