Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Burnett deputy found guilty for OWI with passenger under 16

Trevor Thiex accepts plea - jury trial cancelled SHAWANO COUNTY - Burnett County Sheriff's Deputy Trevor K. Thiex was found guilty last week of operating...

Pre-trial set for Dec. 19 in Hinckley shooting

HINCKLEY, Minn. - A suspect was identified and formally charged in Pine County, Minn., on Wednesday, Nov. 8, for a shooting that occurred on Oct. 17 in...

New lawsuits filed on behalf of 20 counties against drug companies

Burnett County among those filing complaints against manufacturers of prescription painkillers MILWAUKEE - Crueger Dickson LLC, a leading Wisconsin law firm focused on high stakes...

Field doubles in 10th Senate District race

Dec. 19 primaries in both parties Gregg Westigard | Staff writer WESTERN WISCONSIN - There are now six candidates running for the vacant 10th District state...

SCF mayor not running again

Brian Blesi says he is done in April; alderperson hints at running for two seats  Greg Marsten | Staff writer ST. CROIX FALLS – St Croix...

Majority of local schools meet state educational expectations

DPI issues report card POLK-BURNETT COUNTIES – Most of the 12 school districts in Polk and Burnett counties meet or exceed state educational expectations, according to...
Santa visit

Santa to visit LFRC

SPOONER - Ho, ho, ho, Santa is coming! Yes, once again, Lakeland Family Resource Center is hosting their annual Santa visit. This tradition will...

Photographer, fly-fishing guide to give visual tour of the Yellowstone River

RICE LAKE - Do you love the outdoors? Fishing? Being on the river? Observing wildlife? If so, you’ll want to attend fly-fishing guide and...

Coaches versus Cancer basketball game held

Larry Samson | Staff writer SPOONER - Spooner has taken a 2-1 lead over Shell Lake in the annual Coaches versus Cancer girls basketball game...

Washburn County school districts meet or exceed state educational expectations

Danielle Danford | Staff writer WASHBURN COUNTY—The six school districts in Washburn County meet or exceed state educational expectations, according to the 2016-17 state report...