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Sheriff: Rescuers were 'trying everything' to save boy in New Richmond-area house fire

A 4-year-old boy died in a town of Richmond house fire Monday after frantic rescue efforts were stymied by the intensity of the flames. St. Croix County Sheriff Scott Knudson said the boy's identity was being withheld Tuesday afternoon pending notification efforts, but said he was one of at least si

NEW RICHMOND NEWS - 2018-01-16 19:21:22

Minnesota's Bartz brothers will unveil their newest giant snow sculpture tonight

Forget Frosty. Three brothers from New Brighton have moved way beyond snowmen. For seven winters, the Bartz brothers (Austin, Connor and Trevor) have sculpted a mega-sized sea creature out of the white stuff on their front lawn. The attraction, which lasts as long as freezing temperatures, draws gaw

MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 20:55:00

LATEST: A little more snow Monday afternoon, slippery roads through Monday night

Expect periods of light snow on Monday afternoon with minor additional accumulations. Unfortunately, because of the conditions and type of snow, many roads will remain slippery through Monday night. A Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 6 p.m. for most of west central Wisconsin, includin

WQOW - 2018-01-16 11:58:00

Looking for contraband, Stillwater prison unit was in lockdown for a week

STILLWATER, Minn. -- A weeklong lockdown in a unit of the Minnesota Correctional Facility-Stillwater ended Saturday. The B-West unit of the prison was placed on routine lockdown on Jan. 6 to allow guards to search for contraband, said Sarah Fitzgerald, a spokeswoman for the Minnesota Department of C

DULUTH NEWS TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 21:51:35

State death report: Neglect led to Roseville nursing home resident's suffocation

Nursing home operators in Roseville are being blamed for the death of a resident whose head became trapped between the mattress and the bed's grab bar. Langton Place "had no policy, procedure or system to ensure the proper sizing of mattresses, the fit of the grab bars [or the proper] space between

MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 15:16:00

Sheriff: Child Dies in Western Wis. House Fire

Members of the New Richmond fire and police departments and the sheriff's office responded to the scene. The sheriff's office reported neighbors, family members and first responders attempted to rescue the child but, as a result of the fire and heat, were unable to do so. The child died as a result

KSTP - 2018-01-16 17:08:00

Narcan saves lives: Local officers carry reverse overdose drug

Cottage Grove Officer and EMT Jeff Rydeen was on call when an overdose call came in last June. On arrival, he found a 24-year-old man lying in the street next to his truck, sweaty and unresponsive. His breathing was so low it was barely there. "He showed all the telltale signs (of an overdose)," Ryd

RIVERTOWNS.NET - 2018-01-16 13:50:01

Lakeville principal, wife are focus of Apple Valley police investigation into unauthorized computer access

Apple Valley police said Tuesday they are investigating unauthorized computer access that originated at the home Chris Endicott, a principal at Century Middle School in Lakeville who was put on paid leave Friday. Endicott and his wife, Andrea, who live in Apple Valley, are both under investigation,

PIONEER PRESS - 2018-01-17 00:59:39

Help Madison PD identify Mobil armed robbery suspect

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV)--- Police hope surveillance images help them catch a gas station armed robbery suspect. A spokesperson from the Madison Police Department said the man carried what appeared to be a long gun wrapped in a piece of cloth or clothing when he pulled off an armed robbery at the Mobil

NBC15.COM - 2018-01-16 18:20:00

Madison man arrested on suspicion of 5th OWI

A Madison man was arrested on suspicion of a fifth OWI offense after crashing his truck Friday afternoon. Madison police said Marc Lamore, 50, walked away from the crash scene on Westbury Place around 12:49 p.m. Police said they found Lamore a few moments later, and he was taken into custody. Witnes

CHANNEL 3000 - 2018-01-16 16:39:22

Update: 352 parking tickets issued on 1st night of snow emergency in Madison

Buy Now Over 350 tickets were issued early Tuesday to violators of the alternate-side parking rule during Madison's first snow emergency of the winter.State Journal archives Hundreds of drivers in Madison didn't pay heed to the snow emergency declaration on Monday, but will most likely pay $60 for

MADISON - 2018-01-16 20:15:00

Police release surveillance images in gas station robbery

MADISON, Wis. - Police are asking the public's help in identifying a man from surveillance images of a gas station robbery in early January. Madison police released the images Tuesday from the armed robbery at the Mobil on Cottage Grove Road on Jan. 2. A man carrying what appeared to be a long gun

CHANNEL 3000 - 2018-01-16 17:28:18

Fired Wood County jail officer loses federal discrimination case

MADISON - A Wood County Jail officer's firing was not retaliation for alleging sexual discrimination in the Sheriff's Department, a federal jury has ruled. After a four-day trial in Madison, Janis Waite failed to convince the six-person jury that her termination was the result of a workplace where a

DAILY TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 16:22:52

Madison woman charged hit and run

A Madison woman faces criminal charges for crashing in to a semi truck and attempting to flee an officer. Sarah Bires, 35, is charged with second degree recklessly endangering safety, attempting to flee or elude a traffic officer, and hit and run. She faces up to ten years imprisonment for the first

WISCNEWS.COM - 2018-01-16 23:00:00

Fennimore residents respond to news of Rayovac sale

FENNIMORE, Wis. - The Wisconsin town that houses the majority of Rayovac employees responded to news of the company's sale Tuesday, hoping for the best. Spectrum Brands announced it was selling its Rayovac division in a $2 billion deal with Energizer. Rayovac employs about 700 Wisconsin residents ac

CHANNEL 3000 - 2018-01-16 21:46:05

Warming trend on tap; snow-rain mix in weekend forecast

The seven inches of light, fluffy snow that fell in Madison to start the week could be considerably smaller by the end of the week. A warming trend will gradually raise the high temperature to around 40 by Friday, before the next weather system comes in later in the weekend. Don't get caught by sur

MADISON - 2018-01-16 20:45:00

Pursuit From Wheeling to Bridgeport Leads To Drug Possession Charge

According to a report, a Wheeling Police Department officer attempted to stop a vehicle for having an obstructed rear view near South Huron and Zane streets on Wheeling Island at about 9 p.m. Saturday. The driver of the vehicle, Lester Biggs, 36, allegedly sped up and crossed the Bridgeport Bridge i

INTELLIGENCER - 2018-01-16 08:00:00

JUST IN: Mother, daughter sentenced for 'inside job' robbery of a Moundsville gas station

A mother/daughter duo pleaded guilty and was sentenced Tuesday morning for their roles in a May gas station robbery in Moundsville. A mother/daughter duo pleaded guilty and was sentenced Tuesday morning for their roles in a May gas station robbery in Moundsville. At the time, Betty Sells called poli

WTOV 9 - 2018-01-16 10:14:14

Downtown crash leads to multiple charges

A Cambridge man is facing multiple charges following a single-vehicle crash on Wheeling Avenue late Monday night. Emergency responders administered Narcan to Timothy Murrey, 39, when he was found unresponsive inside the vehicle he was driving after it struck a tree along the downtown Cambridge stre

DAILY JEFFERSONIAN - 2018-01-16 09:33:53

Wheeling police investigating armed robbery

Wheeling police are investigating an armed robbery in which shots were fired early Monday morning. The incident happened just after midnight at an apartment on the 800 block of North Main Street. Police say a man and a woman showed up to the apartment with a gun, demanding cash. Officers say the man

WTOV 9 - 2018-01-15 10:24:16