Crawford County News

Salvation Army looking for volunteers during Christmas in July fundraising campaign

Salvation Army representatives need help this summer to raise funds that will help families in need in the community. Two members of the local Salvation Army chapter addressed the Cuba City Council on Tuesday, June 19 to ask for help with both financial donations and volunteer labor.

Wanted suspects flee from local cops

Over the course of the last couple of months, the Crawford County Prosecuting Attorney has charged 10 people with resisting arrest, some for incidents that occurred in 2017. Resisting an arrest is a class E felony, and being found guilty of the crime can result in a two- to four-year sentence in prison. Those charged in recent months include the following people:

Crawford Electric board candidate petitions may be submitted starting Thursday, June 21

    This year, the start of summer is also the start of the open nomination period for Crawford Electric consumer-members who want to run for the co-op’s board of directors. Three positions on the board need to be filled with an election coinciding with the annual meeting of members on Wednesday, Sept. 19.

County plans to implement Rx drug monitoring program - UPDATED WITH PUBLIC HEARING

Crawford County will soon participate in a Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP). Commissioners have agreed to enact the legislation needed to move forward with this program that is administered by the St. Louis County Department of Public Health.