UPDATED Monday, September 16, 2013 --- 4:20 p.m.
The Merrimac Ferry is back open.
The DOT says the ferry across the Wisconsin River between Columbia and Sauk County had closed temporarily last night for repairs.
Posted: Monday, September 16, 2013 --- 6:50 a.m.
The Merrimac Ferry is closed due to hydraulic and brake failure.
The Merrimac Ferry will remain closed into Monday September 16th when maintenance can be completed.
The Merrimac Ferry crosses the Wisconsin River between Columbia and Sauk Counties.