Convicted Sex Offender To Be Released In Chippewa County Article Image

Convicted Sex Offender To Be Released In Chippewa County

Will live in the Bloomer Hotel until a residence is established
Homicide Charges Filed Against Barron Co. Man In Fatal Burnett Co. Crash Article Image

Homicide Charges Filed Against Barron Co. Man In Fatal Burnett Co. Crash

Criminal Complaint: 17-year-old stole vehicle and alcohol before the crash
Weekly County Jail Booking Reports Article Image

Weekly County Jail Booking Reports

This week's county booking reports for Barron, Burnett, Polk, Rusk, Sawyer, and Washburn
Judge Orders $250K Cash Bond On Charges Of Repeated Sexual Assault Of Child Article Image

Judge Orders $250K Cash Bond On Charges Of Repeated Sexual Assault Of Child

Man States Assaults Occurred 'Accidentally' And Blames Child Victims
Single-Vehicle Crash Leads To 5th OWI Charges Article Image

Single-Vehicle Crash Leads To 5th OWI Charges

Breath test results indicated that Erick Bloom had a breath alcohol concentration of .21.
Maximum Allowed Prison Sentence Ordered In 1992 Child Sex Assault Conviction Article Image

Maximum Allowed Prison Sentence Ordered In 1992 Child Sex Assault Conviction

Stone Lake man sentenced to 20-years in prison on Sawyer County Child Sex Assault Case
Spooner Man Pleads No Contest To Child Sex Crimes; Court Revokes Bond Article Image

Spooner Man Pleads No Contest To Child Sex Crimes; Court Revokes Bond

Richardson is scheduled to be sentenced on his convictions in February 2020
Jail Ordered For Shell Lake Man On OWI 6th Conviction Article Image

Jail Ordered For Shell Lake Man On OWI 6th Conviction

Robin Johnson to serve jail time for his conviction of Operating While Intoxicated 6th Offense
Rollover Crash Leads To 6th Offense OWI Charges Article Image

Rollover Crash Leads To 6th Offense OWI Charges

Milo Merrill, of Rice Lake, WI, was on scene and identified himself as the driver
Spooner Man Sentenced In Child Sex Crime Case Article Image

Spooner Man Sentenced In Child Sex Crime Case

The Court has sentenced Michael Stair of Spooner on amended charges
K9 Sniff Leads To Seizure Of 276 Grams Of Meth Article Image

K9 Sniff Leads To Seizure Of 276 Grams Of Meth

"This case is further proof of how K9’s are an effective and essential tool in fighting the meth crisis in Polk County," Sheriff Waak
Weekly County Jail Booking Reports Article Image

Weekly County Jail Booking Reports

This week's county booking reports for Barron, Burnett, Polk, Rusk, Sawyer, and Washburn
Man Allegedly Steals Vehicle At Gunpoint; Charged With Armed Robbery Article Image

Man Allegedly Steals Vehicle At Gunpoint; Charged With Armed Robbery

Cumberland man steals vehicle at gunpoint from patrons of Casino in Sawyer County
OWI 5th Plead Down To OWI 1st Article Image

OWI 5th Plead Down To OWI 1st

Charge reduced to OWI 1st Offense following successful motions by the Defense
Traffic Stop In Polk County Leads To OWI 6 Charges Article Image

Traffic Stop In Polk County Leads To OWI 6 Charges

The driver of the vehicle was identified as Perry Hochstetler, of Centuria, WI
Weekly County Jail Booking Reports Article Image

Weekly County Jail Booking Reports

This week's county booking reports for Barron, Burnett, Polk, Rusk, Sawyer, and Washburn
Iron River Man Arrested For 5th OWI Article Image

Iron River Man Arrested For 5th OWI

Lance Falter, 68, arrested by the Wisconsin State Patrol Spooner Post
Jail Time Ordered For Man Convicted Of Child Sex Crime Article Image

Jail Time Ordered For Man Convicted Of Child Sex Crime

Juvenile female victim was only 9-years-old at time of the alleged incident
Animal Abuse Report Leads To Drug-Related Convictions Article Image

Animal Abuse Report Leads To Drug-Related Convictions

Four Webster residents were charged after animal abuse complaint uncovered marijuana grow operation
Rice Lake Man Arrested On Suspicion Of Drunk Driving, 15th Offense Article Image

Rice Lake Man Arrested On Suspicion Of Drunk Driving, 15th Offense

Single-vehicle accident leads to arrest
Homicide Charges Filed In Drug-Related OWI Fatal Crash In Burnett County Article Image

Homicide Charges Filed In Drug-Related OWI Fatal Crash In Burnett County

Charges filed against Grantsburg, WI woman following an investigation into a fatal crash
Court Sentences Two On Theft From Estate Case Article Image

Court Sentences Two On Theft From Estate Case

Pair were facing charges for theft from the estate of a deceased Washburn county man
Phillips Man Arrested For OWI 3rd In Sawyer County Article Image

Phillips Man Arrested For OWI 3rd In Sawyer County

Glen Schilling arrested for 3rd Offense operating a motor vehicle while under the influence causing injury
High Speed Chase Results In Felony Charges For Spooner Man Article Image

High Speed Chase Results In Felony Charges For Spooner Man

Jonathan P. Bryan charged following a high-speed chase on Highway 53