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Traffic Alert: US-2 closed in Iron River due to crash
IRON RIVER, Mich. (WLUC) -According to the Michigan Department of Transportation, both directions of US-2 in Iron River are presently closed due to a crash.
UP to see smoke from wildfires out west
IRON RIVER, Mich. (WLUC) -The western coast of North America has been seeing quite a bit of wildfires this year. Some of that smoke is reaching the U.P. this weekend."Plumes of smoke just keep getting blown in our direction from the prevailing westerly [winds],” TV6 Meteorologist Shawn Householder e
One killed after multiple vehicle accident in Houghton County
SIDNAW, Mich. (WLUC) -On August 17, at 1:45 p.m., troopers from the Michigan State Police Calumet Post were dispatched to M-28 about two miles west of SIdnaw in Duncan Township, Houghton County for a multiple vehicle personal injury accident.
One person killed in three-vehicle incident
SIDNAW - On Friday, August 17, at approximately 1:45 p.m., Troopers from the Michigan State Police Calumet Post were dispatched to M-28 approximately two miles west of Sidnaw in Duncan Township, Houghton County for a three-vehicle personal injury crash.
Fatal crash at the Norway Speedway
According to John Ostermann, the driver of the Green Mamba Jet Car, Doug Rose, lost control during an exhibition and crashed.
Places hold memories, but our hearts keep them with us forever
My parents’ house is a plethora of memories. When I walk in the door, while the walls are a different color from when I was growing up and the wallpaper in the kitchen is no longer the same, it doesn’t change the feeling I get when I turn the knob and step inside. Usually, my mom always has a candle
IR man takes plea deal in Ski Brule threat case
Michael Steven Gordon, 23, pleaded no contest to lying to a police officer in a violent crime investigation, a four-year felony, in exchange for Iron County Prosecutor Melissa Powell dismissing false report or threat or terrorism, a 20-year felony; possession of marijuana, a one-year misdemeanor; an
WJFW - Marshfield Police searching for missing teen
When Atkins left his home he didn't take his cell phone, wallet or his essential medication. He never showed up to work later that afternoon. Since leaving home he hasn't contacted any family, friends or his employer.
Another wave of scam, fraud calls in Dickinson County
IRON MOUNTAIN, Mich. (WLUC) -Law enforcement in Dickinson County are reporting another round of scam and fraud phone calls.The Dickinson County Sheriff's Office would like to warn the public that it has had an influx of fraud calls to the area lately claiming that they are affiliated with the Sherif
Another round of scam calls reported in region
In some cases, these scam callers have the ability to generate 906 area code numbers, officials said.
Iron Mountain to host annual Italian Fest this weekend
"It's a huge fundraiser for the downtown to help us to continue to create a more vibrant downtown,” DDA Event Coordinator, Amber Pipp, said. “It's all coming along and this is one thing we do to help make it happen."
Historical Displays In Vilas County Courthouse Approved
President of the Eagle River historical society, Karen Sailer, said the original idea came from Judge Neal “Chip” Nielsen, III.
Data shows decreased patient utilization of services, DCHS asks the local community for continued support
IRON MOUNTAIN, Mich. (WLUC) -The finalized June financial report reads that the utilization of DCHS services on both the outpatient and inpatient areas is down compared to 2017. Outpatient volumes YTD are down 4 percent compared to last year and the inpatient volumes are down 19.4 percent for the sa
Bog Is the 1978 Oneida County Horror Film You Haven't Seen
Mackenzie Martin / WXPR Public RadioThis Sunday, August 12th, Treehaven College of Natural Resources in Tomahawk is celebrating the installation of a labyrinth on their grounds. There will be an official ribbon cutting ceremony at 2:00 p.m., followed by the first official walk of the labyrinth. The
The Upper Great Lakes Family Health Center is celebrating national Health Center Week
"Throughout the U.P., all of them have special prizes for our patients who come in this week. All of our clinics are stocked with granola bars and things like that that the patients can take,” Natalie Larson, the Outreach and Enrollment Specialist, told TV6 News. “All of our clinics also have a litt
Teen with learner’s permit allegedly leads police on high speed chase
Jason N. Hawley Jr. appeared in Oneida County Circuit Court Thursday. Among multiple traffic citations, Hawley is charged with hit and run, second-degree recklessly endangering safety, take and drive vehicle without consent and eluding an officer.
Two involved in Rhinelander gas station embezzlement to face charges
RHINELANDER, WIS. (WSAW)A Rhinelander man and woman will face charges for their involvement in a gas station embezzlement scheme.Aries Tatrow, 39, of Pelican Lake and Kayla Norling, 26, of Rhinelander will face charges Thursday of embezzling at least $79,000 from gas stations in the Rhinelander area
Rhinelander man sentenced to prison for 2017 shooting incident
Fletcher was initially charged in March 2017 with attempted first degree homicide, a felony that carries a maximum 40-year imprisonment sentence. The charges were reduced to a class F felony of first degree reckless endangerment in May, a plea agreement to which Fletcher pled guilty.
UPDATE: Tatrow allegedly took almost $80,000 from employer in four months
Aries Tatrow, 39, of Pelican Lake is alleged to have taken $79,950 from his employer, Remington Oil, from April 2018 through July 2018. He appeared in Oneida County Circuit Court Thursday.
Byczek found guilty in threat case
The meaning of what the 38-year-old Alpha man meant by that modern-day Twitter phrase when he uttered it during a phone call to Iron County Sheriff’s Department on Oct. 12, 2017, was the key point of contention in the trial, which took place Aug. 8-9 in Iron County Trial Court.