Daily Jefferson County Union - Daily Newsletter

Not an online subscriber?

Some links below require a subscription. View our subscription offers and subscribe today to support local journalism.



Former deputy sent to prison for burglary

JUNEAU — While the Lake Mills community mourned the loss of firefighter Christopher Truman in January 2019, prosecutors reported Janelle Ge… Read more


Jefferson schools survey community as part of superintendent search

JEFFERSON — The School District of Jefferson is seeking community input as the district conducts a search for a new superintendent to repla… Read more


County official describes recent vaccine distribution

The Jefferson County Health Department has not let a single drop of precious COVID-19 vaccine go to waste as it has been issuing it to appropriate populations in recent days. Read more


Jefferson, RVC to allow limited spectators

JEFFERSON — Following a series of meetings between Rock Valley Conference principals, administrators and athletic directors, conference off… Read more


Jefferson County to receive large award to fight opioids, meth

Jefferson County will receive $187,042 after Gov. Tony Evers announced recently that the Wisconsin Department of Health Services has awarded nearly $9 million to 23 county agencies and five tribal nations to provide treatment services for the harmful use of opioids. Read more


Boys basketball: Lake Mills uses 18-0 spurt to push past Phoenix

Adam Moen scored a game-high 20 points and the Lake Mills boys basketball team used an 18-0 run to pull away from host Luther Prep for a 56-39 nonconference victory on Tuesday. Read more

Basketball roundup: Holzhueter's 34 helps Cambridge top Palmyra-Eagle

A 25-point effort from junior Tyla Staude wasn’t enough as the Fort Atkinson girls basketball team fell to visiting Monroe, 56-49, in a Bad… Read more


NFC Championship: Indiana State ties connect Packers tight ends Tonyan, Dafney

Indiana State hasn’t had anyone drafted in nearly a quarter-century. Read more


Basketball roundup: Jefferson back on winning ways; Marquart drops 31 for Fort

Jefferson moves to 13-1 on season. Fort Atkinson uses big second half to take down Whitnall.  Read more


Boys basketball: Johnson Creek blows early lead, but finish strong

Johnson Creek regathers momentum to take down Pecatonica at home.  Read more



Fort Atkinson police reports Jan. 18

Monday, Jan. 18 Read more

Stray animals at shelter

JEFFERSON — The following animals arrived at the Humane Society of Jefferson County, Jan. 11 and 16. Read more

Fort Atkinson police reports Jan. 17

Sunday, Jan. 17 Read more

Fort Atkinson police reports Jan. 15

Friday, Jan. 15 Read more

Fort Atkinson police reports Jan. 16

Saturday, Jan. 16 Read more


Partly cloudy


31° 27°

Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 30s and lows in the upper 20s.

Cloud Coverage:43%
Wind:SSW at mph
Chance of Snow:0%
UV Index:2 Low
Sunrise:07:20:43 AM
Sunset:04:52:53 PM

This Week's Forecast

Partly cloudyWed
6%31° 27°
Mostly clearThu
9%36° 12°
Mostly cloudySat
24%22° 19°
Heavy snow nightSun
44%31° 22°
Mostly cloudyMon
12%31° 18°
Partly cloudyTue
11%28° 19°

Thank you for reading Jefferson County Daily Union.

If you're not a subscriber, view our subscription offers and subscribe today to support local journalism.

Follow Us