Question: I had a question for the Ask a Trooper segment you do. I’ve noticed that school buses all have the words “School Bus” written at the top of the windshield on the front of the vehicle. Similarly, when the bus is used for a different purpose other than school, the words are scraped o…

Happy Birthday this week to Mark H. Dressel, Tonnie Derscheid, and Eric Dressel. Also a special Happy Birthday to our brother, Bob, who celebrates his birthday on October 22, as well as our nephew, Greg Jeseritz, whose birthday is on October 26. Happy Birthday guys!

Disasters can be defined as a sudden, calamitous event that seriously disrupts the functioning of a community or society and causes human, material, and economic or environmental losses that exceed the community’s or society’s ability to cope using its own resources.


There were no fire truck escorts with lights and sirens on Saturday evening to welcome the K-W competition cheerleaders home from their MCCA State Championship. The team turned in its best performance of the season and rose to the top, winning the Class A Tumbling division at state.

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