Sauk County farmer fined in raw milk case - WQOW TV: Eau Claire, WI NEWS18 News, Weather, and Sports

Sauk County farmer fined in raw milk case


MADISON (WKOW) -- The Sauk County farmer accused of selling raw milk gets off with just a fine.

Vernon Hershberger was sentenced in Sauk County Court on Thursday.

He was arrested in 2010 for running a dairy plant and selling milk without a license. Hershberger was acquitted in May on three charges of producing, processing and selling milk without proper state licenses, but he was convicted of violating a holding order.

He paid a paid a $1,500 fine Thursday after the sentencing.

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WQOW. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's pubic inspection file should contact News Director Dan Schillinger at 715-852-5920. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at