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Utility workers discover fatal crash scene; one dead

PRESS RELEASE FROM BURNETT COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPT BURNETT COUNTY - On Friday, August 17, 2018 at 11:10, the Burnett County Sheriff’s Office received a report...

Two applicants for retiring district attorney’s job

Burnett has more than 1,000 active arrest warrants; one detective working on 300 misdemeanor and felony cases  BURNETT COUNTY – The public safety committee meeting...

SCF council does double take on Civic issue

Referenda question raises more questions than answers ST. CROIX FALLS – In an unusual twist to the controversial Civic Auditorium renovation project, St. Croix Falls...

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Contests for sheriff close; Sybers, Waak and Stuart advance to November...

Waak and Stuart will be unopposed on November ballot; Sybers to face Finch for Burnett County Sheriff BURNETT/POLK/WASHBURN COUNTIES - Contests for sheriff in Burnett,...

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Key replacements a factor for Grantsburg’s continued success

Unity, Webster and St. Croix Falls join the hunt for Lakeland North title Above The Fold Media| For the Leader LEADER LAND - Key replacements could...

Cards hope to see same start with a different finish in...

Frederic’s first year in eight-man; Siren hopes to pick up where it left off Above The Fold Media | For the Leader Luck Cardinals LEADER LAND -...

Utility workers discover fatal crash scene; one dead

PRESS RELEASE FROM BURNETT COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPT BURNETT COUNTY - On Friday, August 17, 2018 at 11:10, the Burnett County Sheriff’s Office received a report...

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Chicago man arrested on human trafficking charges

MADISON, Wis. – Today, Attorney General Schimel announced the arrest of Glenwood Brown, Jr. of Chicago on charges involving human trafficking in at least...

Contests for sheriff close; Sybers, Waak and Stuart advance to November...

Waak and Stuart will be unopposed on November ballot; Sybers to face Finch for Burnett County Sheriff BURNETT/POLK/WASHBURN COUNTIES - Contests for sheriff in Burnett,...

Floyd A. Norlund

  Floyd A. Norlund passed away on Aug. 10, 2018, at the University of Minnesota Hospital with his family at his side. Floyd was born...

Donna Jean Kaufmann

  Donna Jean Kaufmann, 76, of North Branch, Minnesota, died Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, at home with her family by her side. Donna had a kind,...

Ilka June Giles Klein

  Ilka June Giles Klein, 98, of Grantsburg, Wisconsin, formerly of Siren, Wisconsin, and West St. Paul, Minnesota, died peacefully with her daughter and son-in-law...

Alice Christina Schwartz

  Alice Christina Schwartz, 71, of Centuria, passed away on Monday, Aug. 6, 2018, at Regions Hospital in St. Paul with her loving family at...

John A. Baker

  John A. Baker, 81, Frederic, Wisconsin, passed away at his home on Aug. 2, 2018, after a long battle with cancer. John was born Feb....

Donald C. Bell

Donald C. Bell, 99, left this earth on Aug. 2, 2018, with family and a dear friend at his side and passed into the...

Berna Mae Anderson

  Berna Mae Anderson, 80, of Frederic, passed away on Sunday, July 29, 2018, in Cumberland, with her son and daughter-in-law by her side.  She...

Vern A Wikstrom

  Vern A Wikstrom, 75, passed away at Augustana Care Center, on Monday, July 30, 2018. Vern was a retired retail manager.  He was preceded...

Tamara Ann Fischer

  Tamara Ann Fischer, 60, passed away July 18, 2018. She was born on Dec. 17, 1957, in Chicago, Illinois, to Hans and Natalie Goldman,...
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