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What we know about the disappearance of Jayme Closs, the Wisconsin girl missing since her parents' deaths
Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald said he was "struggling" to answer questions at a press conference Tuesday afternoon about the disappearance of Jayme Closs, the 13-year-old Wisconsin girl missing since her parents were found dead Monday. "I don't have some of those answers that I want to give you, I want
Visitation scheduled for Iola boy who died last weekend
WAUPACA COUNTY, Wis. (WBAY) -A visitation has been scheduled for a one-year-old Iola boy found dead in the Little Wolf River last weekend.An obituary states a visitation for Cylus Bierbower will be held Saturday, Oct. 20 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Polonia. Hours are 9 a.m. until noon."Cy was
Appleton man indicted on firearm, drug charges
APPLETON, Wis. (CBS 58) – An Appleton man is being indicted on firearm and methamphetamine charges, according to the U.S. Attorney of the Eastern District of Wisconsin.
Man, 35, killed in motorcycle crash Tuesday in Appleton
(Photo: Photo: MattGush, Getty Images/iStockphoto)APPLETON - A 35-year-old man was killed Tuesday when the motorcycle he was riding crashed, according to police.The single-vehicle crash in the 900 block of East Randall Avenue was reported about 3:50 p.m. The man appeared to have been ejected from th
UPDATE: Portage Co. Sheriff responds to controversial Facebook post
The statement says that its clear there are opportunities for the community and the sheriff’s department to have conversations about the issue, but not online. The statement goes on to say “we need to do a better job of listening to each other, and moving forward we will work together with the commu
Police: Woman injured in one-vehicle crash in which her husband fell asleep while driving
Her 71-year-old husband was driving west on Ranch Road when he fell asleep, according to the sheriff's department. The vehicle went into the south ditch and hit a driveway culvert, which sent it across the road into the north ditch.
Historic Lawrence University home being remodeled damaged in Tuesday night fire
Upon arrival, the fire department confirmed large amounts of smoke and fire coming from the third story of the old Victorian home. Fire crews were able to quickly extinguish the flames and keep most of the damage to the third floor, the fire department said.
Body of missing Waupaca County boy found
HARRISON, Wis. - According to the Waupaca County Sheriff’s Department, the body of a missing 1-year-old toddler has been found. At 7:47 Sunday morning, he was found by volunteers in the Little Wolf River.
High school: Tuesday's girls results
WAUSAU – Stevie Samuels had 22 assists and Linnea Svennes added a team-high 13 kills as the second-seeded Cardinals swept the Division 4 regional quarterfinal 25-15, 25-18, 25-6.
Waupaca County authorities searching for missing child in the Iola area
Waupaca County authorities searching for missing child in the Iola area(Photo: .)IOLA - Waupaca County authorities were searching Saturday for a missing child in the Iola area.The Waupaca County Sheriff's Department confirmed to USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin that the search was taking place, but provi
Body of missing child found in Little Wolf River
The Waupaca County Sheriff Office began an immediate search of the area. At its peak, the search included first responders from as many as 20 different agencies, their K-9 units and civilian volunteers.
The Buzz: Whatever happened to... Lake Park Sportzone?
Reader question:I know you wrote on it previously, but it has been a while. Lake Park Sportzone looks abandoned. Any updates?
Name released of Kaukauna man killed in rollover
They say some hunters found the car upside down, with Vandenheuvel inside, yesterday morning.
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Family-owned store chain in SW Wisconsin plans to close remaining stores
FENNIMORE, Wis. (AP) — A major family-owned dime store chain in southwestern Wisconsin is closing up shop, marking the end of an era in a world of dollar stores, big-box discount retailers, thrift stores and increasing internet sales.The World of Variety opened in 1971 in Fennimore and was purchased
Death of inmate on Sunday at Wood County Jail is fourth in past year
It is the fourth death in the Wood County Jail in the past year. On Aug. 19, an 18-year-old Wisconsin Rapids man died from an apparent suicide. Jail staff found the teenager about 17 minutes after they had done a welfare check on him that found he was OK, the jail lieutenant said in August.
First snowfall of the season gives Wisconsin early taste of Winter
Most Wisconsinites likely woke up to their first snowfall of the season this morning or over the weekend.Temperatures in most parts of the state dipped down into the lower 30s or upper 20s — plenty cold enough to produce flurries and even some large heavy flakes in some areas.Snow totals through mid
Pedestrian killed in Outagamie Co.
OUTAGAMIE COUNTY (WLUK) -- A pedestrian is dead after a crash in Outagamie County.It happened around 5 a.m. Sunday on State Highway 96 in the Town of Dale, which is west of Appleton.A male was found dead in a ditch.The vehicle that struck him and the driver have been found. Officials say the driver
High school: Football, girls volleyball rankings for the Fox Valley area
Others:Appleton North (25-15), Fox Valley Lutheran (25-9), Brillion (28-7), Hilbert (28-8), Weyauwega-Fremont (20-10)
Police: 2 dead in Wisconsin, teen girl missing and in danger
According to the Barron County Sheriff's Department, someone called 911 at 12:58 a.m. Monday asking for help at 1268 Hwy. 8, which is about 45 miles east of Taylors Falls, Minnesota.