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Friday, March 16, 2018

Six parked vehicles damaged when sleeping driver runs off road

BURNETT COUNTY - A rural Spooner man who admitted falling asleep while behind the wheel of his pickup truck, resulting in six parked vehicles...

Gambling addiction cited in meth case

BURNETT COUNTY - Craig S. Linder, 48, Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota, appeared in Burnett County Court Monday, Jan. 29, with Attorney Daniel J. Chapman...

Death of 29-year-old ruled natural cause

BURNETT COUNTY - Michael Nelson, III, of Siren died of natural causes Jan. 3 at the age 29, according to a report from Burnett...

Charges for fish house break-ins

by Greg Marsten | staff writer BALSAM LAKE – Reports of suspicious activity on Little Butternut Lake, near Luck, on the evening of Thursday, Jan....

Pursuit ends with car on its roof

by Greg Marsten | staff writer BALSAM LAKE – What started as a possible domestic altercation between a 34-year-old St. Croix Falls man and his...

Driver of snowmobile charged

CHISAGO COUNTY - The driver of a snowmobile which struck an 8-year old boy and his father on Chisago Lake Friday evening, Jan 26,...

Ten-year-old referred for possible charges of arson in Siren trailer fire

Becky Stravel | Staff writer SIREN - A 10-year-old has been referred for possible charges of arson to a building, obstructing an officer and harboring or...

Open or closed? Here’s what happens in a partial government shutdown

Brian Naylor | National Public Radio So, here we go again. The federal government is once more on the verge of a shutdown, and just like...

Patty Schachtner wins Senate election

Gregg Westigard | Staff writer NORTHWEST WISCONSIN – Patty Schachtner won the 10th Senate District special election Tuesday, January 16. Schachtner, the Democratic Party candidate,...

Polk County snowmobile trails open

POLK COUNTY— All Polk County Snowmobile trails North of Hwy. 8 are open as of noon today Monday, Jan. 15, 2018. Areas A and B,...