Merrimac ferry closes temporarily due to ice

DOT officials expect ferry to reopen after weather warns up

The Merrimac ferry is closed temporarily due to ice on the Wisconsin River, according to a release from the Wisconsin Department of Transportation.

Car crashes into tree; Man flown to UW

Speed factor in crash, deputies say

A Merrimac man who crashed his car into a tree was flown to UW Hospital early Monday morning, according to a release from the Sauk County Sheriff's Office.

Students let back into school following gas leak

Students, faculty to be let back into school at 1 p.m.

Students and faculty will be let back in to Merrimac Elementary School this afternoon after the school was evacuated Thursday morning due to a gas leak.