Judge: Driver imposed life sentence on himself, grieving family

Adam Neuhaus imposed a life sentence on himself and two loving families the moment he drove negligently on a Germantown road, killed a 50-year-old father riding a bicycle and fled the scene. Washington County Circuit Judge Todd Martens made that observation after he listened to Neuhaus choke an apology through sobs and studied the anguish [...]




Limited funds support new trail and safe routes in Wisconsin

Routes for people to walk and bike will be improved in more than two-dozen Wisconsin communities through federal funding awards, while another 36 eligible projects will be delayed by the limited money allocated by the Legislature to transportation alternatives. In the two-year funding cycle, the Wisconsin Department of Transportation will distribute $15.2 million to provide [...]


Driving “Affectionately”

  As printed in 11 August 2016 Oregon (Wisconsin) Observer We all bear responsibility for tragedies like this. On a Friday morning in August, a bicyclist was struck and killed by a motorist on Lincoln Road, southwest of Oregon. A Village of Brooklyn man has been charged with homicide by negligent operation of a vehicle [...]