St Anne St Shooting

Updates: St Annes’ Domestic Abuse Insident

Sparta Wisconsin News – More details are coming in today from yesterday’s incident in Sparta.  The Sparta and Monroe county police departments were called to 1005 Saint Anne street yesterday for a domestic abuse altercation.  When they arrived they found a male suspect threatening the life of a female with a knife. A Monroe County…

Father Son Team win Golf State Titles

Father – Son Duo Win State Title

Sparta Wisconsin News – Father Son Duo Scott & Austin Erickson played at the 106th Pater-filius tournament held by the Wisconsin State Golf Association.  Its a Father/Son tournament where each team plays as one player, so dad takes first shot, son takes second shot.

Monroe County Fair Opens

Sparta Wisconsin News – The Monroe Country Fair begins today with the often controversial hug-a-pig competition.  The chamber will be hosting business after 5

Sparta American Legion Fall 1 Game Short

Sparta Wisconsin News -The Sparta Legion (Juniors) were eliminated one game from the championship. Sparta fell to Bayport in the 7th inning. 4-3. Bayport went on to beat Waupun 5-4 to become the junior state champs. Congratulations to the players & coaches for a great season and run at state!

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Sparta hit hard with Flooding

(Video) Sparta Wisconsin News – Sparta got hit hard by flooding on July 19, 2017.  The heavy rain caused a flash flood around the La Crosse River that people around Sparta had not seen, well some say, ever.

Brad Warthan Wins Feature

(VIDEO) Sparta Wisconsin News – Brad Warthan Continues winning Features at La Crosse Fairgrounds Speedway.  Brad stay out of the big wreck of the night and got another Feature win.  Brad has the most Feature wins in the Sportsmen Division but does still trail one driver in the points race.

Kayla Vian has Strong Night

(video) Sparta Wisconsin News – Sparta Hornet race car driver Kayla Vian has become a favorite to win as she has won 4 out of 5 heat races this year at La Crosse Fairgrounds Raceway.  

Lakeside bar & restaurant Ribbon Cutting

Lakeside Bar & Restaurant Ribbon Cutting

Sparta Wisconsin News – The Sparta Area Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce its newest business. The Lakeside Bar & Restaurant inside the Sparta VFW will be having a ribbon cutting tomorrow.  There will be specials throughout the day.

Monroe County Fair 2017

Monroe County Fair July 26 – 30, 2017

Sparta Wisconsin News – The Monroe County Fair is set to get started this month.  The dates for this years event will be July 26-30, 2017 in Tomah.  There is a gate fee on all days except Wednesday and Sunday. Lots of cool things so make sure you check it out.  A rodeo, Carnival, Ag Olympics, Hug a Pig, & a Car Show Sunday.