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Hostile man in drive-thru, mom caught stealing clothes | Neenah, Menasha police blotter
Suspicious person, 600 block of West Winneconne Avenue. An older male was parked in the lot watching kids at the playground, and the caller thinks it’s suspicious. An officer found the male was sitting there to eat pizza.Assist citizen, 1100 block of West Winneconne Avenue. A caller found two 9mm sh
Off duty Fond du Lac firefighter rescues crew of capsized boat on Lake Winnebago
Around 8:15 p.m. the boat capsized and the firefighter, identified as Nick Fahrenkrug, moved his boat towards the boaters who were now in the water without life jackets.
Campbellsport man flown to hospital after motorcycle crash in town of Osceola
The motorcycle was traveling east when Maaske lost control after rounding a curve, went onto the south gravel shoulder and rolled several times, according to the Sheriff's Office. Maaske was thrown from the motorcycle and was not wearing a helmet.
FIRST ALERT TRAFFIC: Crash closes all lanes of US 51
WINDSOR, Wis. - All northbound and southbound lanes are blocked due to a crash on U.S. 51 between County Highway V and Mueller Road near Windsor, according to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation.
13-year-old male struck, run over and dragged by SUV in Fond du Lac County
According to the sheriff's office, the SUV, driven by a 16-year-old male from Campbellsport was pulling into the driveway of the residence when he noticed a 13-year-old male from Eden walking in the driveway after getting off the school bus. The vehicle struck the 13-year-old male who then fell to t
Black bear spotted near Fox Lake
For the second year in a row, a black bear has taken up residence in the Dodge County area.A number of Fox Lake area residents have reported seeing or having a trail cam photo of a bear in recent weeks. Friday, Steven Hopp captured the bear in a video.Hopp pulled over on Highway A between Lakeside a
Local hero makes weekend rummage sale extra special
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Patriot Tour rolls out of Beaver Dam
More than 300 motorcycle riders left Beaver Dam on Saturday to help launch a 14,500-mile trip throughout the 48 continental states.The ninth annual Nation of Patriots tour began with an opening ceremony in the Frederick Douglass Park in downtown Beaver Dam.Tour participants carry a U.S. flag on a mo
Car accident in Green Bay causes chain reaction of property damage
GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) - A Green Bay family is frustrated after a car accident on their property set off a chain reaction of destruction Friday morning, resulting in not 1, not 2, but 3 of their cars sustaining damage.
Officials organize to shut down Dodge County strip clubs
CLYMAN — The goal was clear: Shut them down.State Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald, R-Juneau, is organizing with local officials against Dodge County's strip clubs after a Hartford man was accused of operating a human trafficking ring out of them. He spoke as part of a panel at St. John the B
Hortonville man charged, accused of soliciting nude images of girls on Facebook
The investigation revealed the 41-year-old man used a fake Facebook profile to communicate with girls in Texas, Illinois, Colorado, Nebraska and the United Kingdom, the department said.
Man accused of 8th OWI urinates in police station booking room, video shows
A suspected eight-time OWI driver led police on a pursuit, refused to get out of his car and then urinated on the floor at the police station, police said.
Former Fox Lake Correctional Officer found guilty sexually abusing inmates
JUNEAU — A Dodge County jury found a 34-year-old former correctional officer at the Fox Lake Correctional Institution guilty of sexually abusing three different inmates.Alex Andre Wouts, Poy Sippi, was found guilty of five counts of second degree sexual assault by correctional staff after an afterno
Sheboygan Police looking to identify person of interest in theft
SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (CBS 58) -- The Sheboygan Police Department looking to identify a person of interest in a theft complaint.Police want to identify the man in the above photo.Anyone who knows the man's identity is asked to call Sheboygan Police at 920-459-3333.
Beaver Dam woman waives prelim on reckless homicide charges
JUNEAU — A 38-year-old Beaver Dam woman waived her preliminary hearing Thursday on a first-degree reckless homicide charge, accused in a drug overdose death of a West Bend woman.Jackie L. Meyer is charged with felony first-degree reckless homicide and operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated — fi
Oshkosh police make arrests for card skimming
OSHKOSH, Wis. - Two men from California are arrested in Oshkosh and accused of card skimming.Police say an 18 and 24 year old used cloned bank cards at local businesses.Officers are warning business owners to always check for any unusual changes at ATMS and card readers at gas pumps.
Winnebago County judge sentences Brian Flatoff to life in prison
In March, a jury convicted Flatoff of starting a standoff with police that led to the death of one of his hostages at a motorcycle shop. Jurors deliberated for two hours before finding Flatoff guilty of 16 charges, including two counts of attempted homicide and felony murder.
Beaver Dam man enters not guilty plea to cappuccino machine destruction
JUNEAU — A 31-year-old Beaver Dam man pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges of vandalizing a cappuccino machine last fall at a Beaver Dam Kwik Trip, then led authorities on a chase at 15 mph.Joseph Cabreda is charged with a felony count of attempting to flee or elude a traffic officer and misdemea
Oshkosh police: No criminal charges in connection to Winnebago Mental Health patient death
A review by Oshkosh police and the state Division of Criminal Investigations determined the patient, a 58-year-old Racine County man, purposely fell and injured himself Oct. 15 at the state-run facility, according to a statement Oshkosh police released Wednesday.
Oshkosh man imprisoned for deadly motorcycle shop standoff
A jury in March found Brian Flatoff guilty of 14 felonies, including attempted homicide. Jurors rejected his insanity defense, determining he did not suffer from a mental disease or defect during the December 2015 standoff with police at Eagle Nation Cycles in Neenah.