Saturday, October 21, 2017

Man faces charges in missing critter incident

“Stolen” dog shows up after owner smashes RV door in, looking for dog Greg Marsten | Staff writer BALSAM LAKE – The Polk County Sheriff’s Department...

Driver who caused three vehicle accident faces criminal offenses

CLEAR LAKE—The driver who caused a three-vehicle accident Sunday, Sept. 17, faces criminal offenses, according to a news release from the Wisconsin State patrol. The...

Tailgating leads to felony drug charges

Driver follows way too close, found to have 2 pounds of weed in car  Greg Marsten | Staff writer BALSAM LAKE – A passing Polk County...

Luck man charged with aiming shotgun at man

  BALSAM LAKE – A 44-year-old rural Luck man is facing multiple felony charges after he allegedly threatened a man by pointing a shotgun at...

Librarian charged in child porn investigation

Nine months of investigation leads to 15 felony charges and job dismissal Greg Marsten | Staff writer BALSAM LAKE – The Polk County District Attorney’s Office...

Man faces sexploitation charges

BALSAM LAKE – The Polk County District Attorney’s office has filed a three-felony indictment against a 22-year-old Minnesota man on allegations that he tried...

Felony fifth DUI likely for Luck man

Man had a commercial driver’s license, with a lower alcohol threshold Greg Marsten | Staff writer BALSAM LAKE – A 55-year-old Luck man is facing a...

Drunk at his DUI hearing?

Amery man has multiple alcohol-fueled run-ins in recent weeks Greg Marsten | Staff writer BALSAM LAKE – An Amery man has garnered multiple felony charges in...

BL man gets 5 years’ probation in Twin Cities sex sting

LUCK - A 28-year-old Balsam Lake man was sentenced Thursday, June 29, to five years' probation for his actions that led to his arrest...

Brief cycle chase ends in DUI

Luck rider almost stumbles off motorcycle   Greg Marsten | Staff writer BALSAM LAKE – A report by an anonymous caller of a motorcycle crash in...