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2 Dead, One Seriously Injured in St. Croix County Crash

Two males are dead and one male has suffered serious injuries from a crash in St. Croix County sometime between Saturday night and early Sunday morning. According to the St. Croix County Sheriff's office, the St. Croix County Emergency Communications Center received a 911 call at 5:01 a.m. Sunday m

KSTP - 2018-01-21 15:56:00

DA resigns to accept position in Eau Claire

Beranek said Saturday, Jan. 20, that when she joins the nine-member Eau Claire County staff, it will afford her an increase in salary over her current compensation of $111,000, and will offer more opportunities for professional growth. On the other hand, she said that since 2008, when a third Circui

CHETEKALERT.COM - 2018-01-20 18:48:00

St. Croix County Circuit Court

John J. Albert, 44, White Bear Lake, Minn., was convicted of disorderly conduct Dec. 1 and fined $150. The charge stemmed from a May 28, 2006, incident in the town of Somerset. One count of fleeing or eluding an officer, two counts of terroristic threats, one count of misdemeanor bail jumping and on

HUDSON STAR-OBSERVER - 2018-01-21 13:00:01

Crash course on ice fishing reels in catches in Chippewa Falls

On Saturday, first-time ice fishers were invited to get hooked on the hobby for free. Dozens of holes were drilled into Glen Loch lake in Chippewa Falls for the second annual "Get Hooked! Learn to Ice Fish' event. Nearly 150 children, teens and even parents hit the ice; some to teach, and some to tr

WQOW - 2018-01-21 03:02:00

School Crossings: Filling a vacancy on the school board

After serving for the past 11 years, President Jay Fahl has resigned from his position on the School District of the Menomonie Area Board of Education. While Mr. Fahl's years of dedicated service and leadership are appreciated, the district's forward-thinking policies have the board well-positioned

CHIPPEWA HERALD - 2018-01-20 23:08:00

Collin's Community Hero Day set for Jan. 27

For the last five years, Collin's Community Hero Day has brought joy to youngsters throughout the area with public service departments showing off their equipment and vehicles. "We let the kids shoot some of our water extinguishers and use our thermal imaging cameras to try and find heat sources. So

NEW RICHMOND NEWS - 2018-01-21 11:00:01

Man sentenced to 10 years for robberies

An Eau Claire man will spend 10 years in prison for his involvement in the armed robberies last March of businesses in Eau Claire and Chippewa counties. One of the victims was surprised by the gun he was carrying during one of the robberies, Eau Claire County Judge Shaughnessy Murphy said Friday at

EAU CLAIRE LEADER-TELEGRAM - 2018-01-19 23:10:17


STATE OF WISCONSIN CIRCUIT COURT CHIPPEWA COUNTY Notice Setting Time to Hear Application and Deadline for Filing Claims (informal Administration) Case No. 18-PR-1 IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF James Warren Madison PLEASE TAKE NOTICE: 1. An application for informal administration was filed. 2. The d


Update: Man with mental issues shot, killed by Harrison deputies

A Harrison County sheriff's deputy fatally shot a man with a history of mental illness this morning during a welfare check at the man's rural home, his family said. Damond Key said Leonard McAfee Jr. was a 61-year-old Army veteran with a history of mental troubles that were known to the sheriff's of

MARSHALL NEWS MESSENGER - 2018-01-20 22:41:00

Harrison County deputy kills Army vet in altercation

A Harrison County sheriff's deputy fatally shot a man with a history of mental illness Saturday morning during a welfare check at his rural home northeast of the Longview city limits, the man's family said. Army veteran Arther McAfee Jr., 61, lived adjacent to other family members on Curtis Black Ro

MARSHALL NEWS MESSENGER - 2018-01-21 12:00:00

Hallsville grad-turned-film producer looks to open movie studio in Marshall

MARSHALL - A Hallsville High School graduate-turned-film producer is looking to open a movie production studio in East Texas, and he has his sights set on the old Marshall Junior High School building, thanks to collaboration with an area nonprofit group. Micah Lyons, who recently filmed the anti-hum

LONGVIEW NEWS-JOURNAL - 2018-01-21 08:16:00

4 men sought in robbery of Marshall tobacco store

Marshall Police Department is still investigating the Jan. 4 robbery of Tobacco Patch, 407 E. Pinecrest Drive, in which thousands of dollars worth of goods were taken. "We were robbed for about $30,000 in product," store owner Mark Fletcher said, noting how expensive tobacco products are. "We are st

MARSHALL NEWS MESSENGER - 2018-01-21 12:00:00

Woman escapes burning house - KSLA News 12 Shreveport, Louisiana News Weather & Sports

Shreveport firefighters are investigating what started a house fire that a woman escaped from on Friday morning. (Source: Scott Pace/ KSLA News 12) Shreveport firefighters are investigating what started a house fire that a woman escaped from on Friday morning. Firefighters say several neighbors cal

KSLA - 2018-01-19 18:01:23

Business Beat: Marshall vinyl shop expands to Longview; Genghis Grill closes

Mike and Daryl Beverly, owners of Little Shop of Vinyl in Marshall, have expanded into Longview by opening their second shop at 1015 W. Loop 281, Suite 2. Mike Beverly, a former oilfield worker, said he and his wife wanted to open a store in Longview since they started the business about 15 months a

LONGVIEW NEWS-JOURNAL - 2018-01-21 06:30:00

Marshall Library offers children some 'Frozen' fun

To top off a fun-filled week of snow, Marshall Public Library welcomed youngsters to its first "Snow Much Fun" event, held Saturday, for a day of snow-themed crafts, a special viewing of the sing-a-long movie "Frozen" and more. "We're going to try to plan one Saturday event per month," said Felicia

MARSHALL NEWS MESSENGER - 2018-01-21 12:00:00

Thunderstorms return late Sunday with highs in 70s to end weekend.

SHREVEPORT, Louisiana - The warming trend has continued today as most areas made it into the 60s with some isolated rain showers across the region. The light rain and drizzle will remain possible late Saturday through Sunday morning. Due to the warming trend and cloud cover, overnight lows will be i

KTAL - 2018-01-20 23:49:38

FLOODED: West Family YMCA closed until further notice

Activities regularly scheduled for the West Family YMCA in Johnson City were moved to the Binghamton facility on Saturday as restoration crews worked to address damage caused by flooding at the Johnson City center. On Friday, YMCA of Broome County announced on Facebook a pipe had burst, causing the

PRESSCONNECTS - 2018-01-20 19:35:27

Husband stabbed his wife with screwdriver in Johnson City, police say

Subscribed, but don't have a login? A Johnson City man is facing more than a half-dozen charges after allegedly stabbing his wife with a screwdriver and hitting her with a hammer. This Jan. 12 incident at a St. Charles Street residence happened in the presence of a 14-year-old child, according to Jo

PRESSCONNECTS - 2018-01-19 17:24:41

Letter: Snow removal hasn't improved in city

Subscribed, but don't have a login? Jimmie Malone of Binghamton took this drone video starting at the Conklin at Kirkwood Bridge over the Susquehanna River on Friday, Jan. 5, 2018. Jimmie Malone / Provided video Last March, in response to numerous complaints over the city's plowing (or lack thereof

PRESSCONNECTS - 2018-01-20 15:00:01

Wedding ring turned into Endicott Police Department

ENDICOTT (WBNG) -- A wedding ring, found near the Huron Campus in Endicott, was turned into the Endicott Police Department. Officers want to get it back to its rightful owner. A picture of the ring has not been released. If you have any information, please contact the Endicott Police Department at 6

WBNG-TV - 2018-01-20 02:04:00