Cuba News

Steelville man flees from cops, is caught and jailed

A Steelville man who fled from a traffic stop in Cuba has been charged with resisting arrest. Timothy David Hoke, 41, faces the class E felony charge as a result of an incident that took place on September 18.

Unwanted bats to be evicted from Recklein Auditorium

There are bats in the belfry at Recklein Auditorium – or above the ceiling, anyway.

Cuba City Clerk Christine Nash informed city councilmen at a meeting this week that bats had infested the auditorium building, after a complaint was lodged at City Hall about bats flying around inside Recklein when it was rented out for an event.

Council agrees to commit $1,000 for residential culvert work promised in 2005

The Cuba City Council will contribute $1,000 toward a street project on Prospect Avenue, but that’s all that the city will do. Acting upon a Street Committee recommendation and honoring a commitment made by a previous council in 2005, the council agreed to contribute up to $1,000 in reimbursement funds for culvert pipe that was promised to Doug Rutz nearly 15 years ago.

Couple finds themselves caught up in Amazon phone scam

When you get a random phone call from someone you don’t know, talking about something you know nothing about and asking for your personal information, it’s almost sure to be a scam. Henry and Patsy Copling found out the hard way.