MADISON, Wis. (AP) — PLAYER OF THE YEAR – Kamorea “KK” Arnold, Germantown
The man whose body was found in Beaver Dam River June 1 died as the result of an accidental drowning.
Dodge County Medical Examiner PJ Schoebel said Tuesday the official cause of death for George W.
JUNEAU — A 24-year-old Beaver Dam man will spend the next eight years in prison for physically abusing an 8-month-old girl, causing her to have permanent brain damage.
Raymond Donald Keyser was sentenced by Dodge County Circuit Court Judge Steven Bauer and also will serve five years on extended supervision.
The two-time defending champion Beaver Dam girls basketball team remained top-ranked in Division 2, according to The Associated Press state rankings released Tuesday.
Monona Grove was ranked third in the Division 2 girls basketball state rankings.
The Beaver Dam Common Council unanimously approved submitting an application for a grant to help a new business open in downtown Beaver Dam.
Should the application be approved, the business would receive a community development investment grant from Wisconsin Economic Development Corp...
Disorderly conduct — At 1:33 a.m. Monday, a caller reported a woman was breaking things in a man's apartment with a bat in the 300 block of North Lincoln Avenue. The complainant did not want to press charges.
JUNEAU — The trial date next month for a 29-year-old Beaver Dam man accused of delivering the fatal dose of heroin to another Beaver Dam man was moved off of the court calendar after two witnesses for the prosecution were unable to make the court date.
JUNEAU — An 18-year-old man pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges of breaking into Beaver Dam High School over the summer.
Cody L. Cassel, Fond du Lac, is charged with a burglary of a building or dwelling and could face up to 12½ years in prison and a $25,000 fine if convicted of the charge...
JUNEAU — A 41-year-old Beaver Dam man was released from custody on a $1,000 signature bond on Wednesday after making his initial appearance in court for allegedly striking a pedestrian who was walking down Highway I Monday night.
JUNEAU — A 21-year-old Beaver Dam man entered a not guilty plea in court on Wednesday for charges of allegedly assaulting his girlfriend who had moved in with him two weeks prior.
Loggan T. Plummer is charged with a felony count of threats to injure or accuse of a crime, and misdemeanor battery and disorderly conduct, both with a domestic abuse assessment.
David E. “Dixie” Dummer, 72, Beaver Dam, passed away peacefully Oct. 22, 2018, after a courageous battle with infections at Dycora Transitional Health.
A celebration of David’s life will be held Tuesday, Oct.
JUNEAU — A 37-year-old Beaver Dam man was sentenced Monday to four years in prison for a January 2016 car accident that caused life-threatening injuries to an 18-year-old man.
Wayne C. Andersen, 60, Beaver Dam, passed away Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018, at UW-Hospital in Madison.
A memorial gathering will be held at Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam, Saturday, Oct.
JUNEAU – An 18-year-old man waived his right to a preliminary hearing Thursday for charges of breaking into Beaver Dam High School over the summer.
Cody L. Cassel, Fond du Lac, is charged with a burglary of a building or dwelling and could face up to 12 ½ years in prison and a $25,000 fine if convicted of the charge...
Accident — Police responded to an accident between two vehicles near the intersection of Lombardi Street and Vincent Street at 7:36 a.m. on Monday.
Threat — An employee at a nursing home in the 400 block of Roedl Court reported that a patient had been drinking and making verbal threats the night before at 10:30 a.m.
A handful of streets in Beaver Dam are scheduled to be final asphalt course paved on Tuesday. The work will be weather-dependent.
The streets are:
West Water Street from Haskell Street to West Maple AvenueHaskell Street from West Water Street to West StreetGould Street from North University Avenue to Wayland StreetSouth Vita Avenue from Park Avenue to East Mill StreetHenry Street from South Spring Street to South Lincoln Avenue
Carol F. Knaack, 95, Beaver Dam, died peacefully Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, at The Meadows of Fall River.
The former Carol Faith Bradley was born July 27, 1923, in rural Cambria, Wisconsin, to Melvin and Lydia (Rupnow) Bradley.
Theft — A man reported a man stole money from him in the 300 block of Haskell Street at 11:42 a.m. on Friday. He said he didn’t pay back the money in question. There was a possibility someone would come into the the police station to report a possible burglary that occurred on Heller Avenue.
Jennifer M. Rowan, 88, Beaver Dam, and formerly of Kent, England, passed away peacefully at her home on Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2018.
Jennifer was born on April 25, 1930, to Francis “Toots” and Edna “Cobby” (Chadwick) Harris in Bromley, Kent, England.
Yvonne E. Wendlandt, 75, Beaver Dam, passed away peacefully at home Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018.
Yvonne was born May 3, 1943, in Beaver Dam, the daughter of Skip and Milly (Durant) Litscher. She attended school in Fox Lake and one year of technical college in Madison.
JUNEAU — A Dodge County jury found a 30-year-old Beaver Dam man not guilty of driving while impaired at the time of a fatal crash on Highway 151 last year.
The National Night Out has been observed two times in Beaver Dam, giving police officers and public safety personnel a chance to meet citizens face to face in a non-threatening way.
According to organizer Chuck Stangl, it’s a national program held across the country Tuesday from 5-8 p.m.
What began as a dream for a barn near Waupun has turned into a premier motorcycle dealership.
For more than 60 years Mischler’s Harley-Davidson & BMW has sold and serviced motorcycles, culminating in its modern sales and service facility at N8131 Kellom Road.
Constance J. “Connie” Rabehl, 74, Beaver Dam, died Thursday, July 19, 2018.
Visitation will be at Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam on Friday, July 27, from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. The funeral service will follow at the funeral home at 1 p.m.
The Dodge County Sheriff’s Office is investigating two related crashes Sunday that resulted in a serious injury on Highway 151 near Highway 33 in Beaver Dam.
At about 9:04 p.m., 911 callers reported a multiple-vehicle traffic crash near Beaver Dam.
Adding a little spice to one’s life keeps it interesting and fun at any age — at least that’s what the main character in the comedy “Nana’s Naughty Knickers” thinks.
Crafted by playwright Katherine DiSavino, Beaver Dam Area Community Theatre opens its spring show with a special preview night on Wednesday at 7:30 p...
Joan L. Schreiber, 92, passed away peacefully April 12, 2018, in Beaver Dam.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Floyd; her son, Ronald; her parents; and her brother, Gerald Barens.
Joan is survived by her son, Donald (Nancy) Schreiber of Gurnee, Illinois; daughter, Pamela (Bill) Sarsfield of Beaver Dam; and her sister, Marion (Robert) Piquette of Woodstock, Illinois.
It is with great sadness that the family of Carol C. Winkler, 79, announces her passing on Monday, April 2, 2018, at Hillside Manor in Beaver Dam under hospice care.
Carol was born Aug. 10, 1938, in Beaver Dam, the daughter of Arthur and Cecilia (Zimmerman) Kohl.
Beaver Dam High School's spring play "Nevermore! Edgar Allan Poe — The Final Mystery" opens Thursday at 7:30 p.m. in the high school auditorium. Additional performances will be on Friday at 7:30 p.m...
Defending champion Beaver Dam girls pound Hortonville inside, head back to state final in Division 2
ASHWAUBENON — It’s one thing to formulate a game plan. It’s another to execute it flawlessly.
In that respect, what the Beaver Dam girls basketball team did on Friday afternoon was nothing short of spectacular.
Family issue — A female reported her daughter was out of control in a parking lot at 12:06 p.m. on Wednesday in the 700 block of South University Drive. Police made contact and everything was reported fine.
Thomas W. Schmitz Sr., 83, Beaver Dam, died Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018, at his home, surrounded by his family, after a courageous battle with cancer...
The Beaver Dam Family Center Ice Arena is a semifinalist in a nationwide competition for a free light-emitting diode sports lighting system.
Beaver Dam’s ice arena is the only one from Wisconsin still alive in the American Hockey League’s Light Like the Pros promotion, so Family Center rink manager Jim Szopinski said he is reaching out throughout the state to get support and encouraging others to vote.
Tara Stauffacher made six 3-pointers among her 20 points Tuesday night to lead the Beaver Dam girls basketball team to a 74-46 victory over visiting Waunakee in Badger North Conference play.
The Golden Beavers (17-2, 12-0 Badger North), ranked No...
Parade of Bands took place Monday night in Beaver Dam High School's new field house. The annual concert featured 5th grade through 12th grade band students. Directors included Kim Lopas (St. Katharine Drexel School), Deb Battenberg (Beaver Dam Middle School), Kyle Henrickson and Russell Diggins (Beaver Dam High School/5th grade)...
“Community development is economic development.”
Beaver Dam Mayor Becky Glewen said it repeatedly, and some aldermen and members of the community seemed united with her cause Monday night as the city council held a special meeting to consider borrowing to support downtown revitalization.
Lorraine A. Braker, 90, Beaver Dam, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018, at her home.
A visitation will be held Friday, Feb. 2, from 10:30 a.m. until noon at St. Katharine Drexel Parish, 511 S.
Although most of the employees of the Beaver Dam Department of Public Works have been there for decades, leadership at the city garage has been plagued in recent years by short-term hires.
After a reshuffling of job responsibilities, the city is taking a different tack, seeking someone with enough skills to lead the workers, but not the degree required to take on managerial responsibilities.
Fresh off its runaway Badger Challenge victory over Monroe on Saturday, the Beaver Dam girls basketball team held on to the No. 1 spot in The Associated Press' state girls basketball rankings.
The Golden Beavers, 11-2 with no losses to Wisconsin teams, beat the Cheesemakers 69-40 on Saturday.
Beaver Dam City Council members saw a new vision of downtown Monday night as landscape architect and native son Matt Wieneke presented a video tour.
The presentation was part of a Downtown Redevelopment Plan presented by Mayor Becky Glewen to the council and a group of downtown investors and supporters.