11 Monroe businesses hit with counterfeit $100 bills

Police investigate whether incidents are connected to others in area

Eleven businesses in Monroe were victims of people passing apparently counterfeit $100 bills, according to a release from the Monroe Police Department.

5 kids injured in bus crash

Driver cited for following too closey

Five students were injured when the bus they were riding in collided with a truck Wednesday morning, according to a release from Monroe police.

Higher milk prices not causing cheesemakers problems

Cheesemakers often plan for price hikes a year in advance

As thousands celebrated a century of Green Co. Cheese Days by spending thousands, many cheese makers say the recent milk price spike does not cause them any cost-curdling fears.

1 injured in crash at intersection south of Monroe

Police: No citations have been issued; Investigation ongoing

One person was injured in a two-vehicle crash south of Monroe on Thursday afternoon, according to a release from the Green County Sheriff's Department.

Monroe's Vetterli shocks Stoughton softball

7th inning home run wins game

Monroe's Kristin Vetterli hit a two-run homer in the top of the seventh inning to lead the Cheesemakers to a 2-1 win at Stoughton in a Badger South Conference girls softball game Thursday afternoon.

Fire strikes Monroe ethanol plant

No injuries, fire started inside ducts of facility

A two-alarm fire inside the ethanol plant in Monroe Tuesday didn't cause any injuries, but did result in a dozen nearby fire departments responding to battle the blaze, according to the Monroe police department.

Man suffers injuries in snowmobile accident outside Monroe

Man backed over leg of snowmobiler with studded track

A 27-year-old man from Iowa was taken to the hospital after he suffered leg injuries trying to get his snowmobile out of a ditch Wednesday outside Monroe, according to the Green County Sheriff's Department.

Numerous injuries reported in 4 vehicle crash

Investigators: Car rear-ended by minivan

Three people were taken to hospitals after a four-vehicle crash west of Monroe Monday afternoon, according to the Green County Sheriff's Office.