Washburn County Weekly Crash Report

3 Kids, 1 Female Adult Killed in Fatal Hit-and-Run in Chippewa Co.

On November 3, 2018 at 11:41AM, the Lake Hallie Police Department took a report of a hit and run accident involving multiple subjects.

Threat of Possible Gun Violence Closes St. Croix Falls School District

There was a threat regarding possible gun violence today

Sheriff Fitzgerald Updates Community on Jayme Closs Investigation

"As of today, we have transitioned our Emergency Operations Center from a 24/7 reactive operation to a more deliberate and methodical effort to progress the investigation."

Pilot on Pipeline Patrol Dies After Helicopter Crashes Near Lake Superior

Ground teams located the crash site just before 6:00 A.M. along with the body of the pilot, an Ontario man, believed to be the sole occupant of the crashed helicopter.

Man Charged with Stealing from Closs Home in Barron County

Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald of the Barron County Sheriff's Department Issues Update in Jayme Closs Case

UPDATE: Authorities Release Names of Victims in Polk Couny Fatal Crash

'The car became airborne and struck several trees before coming to rest on its roof'

Sheriff: 'There is a Tip Out There That Will Break This Case'

1,900 tips with 1,700 closed so far

Reward Increased to $50,000 in Jayme Closs Case

The Barron County Sheriff's Department is announcing that with the help of Jennie-O Turkey Store the reward to bring Jayme Closs home is now $50,000.

Law Enforcement Seeking Public's Help Identifying This Person

Authorities are seeking the public's help in identifying the person in these photos.

Jayme Closs Case: 1,740 Tips Received; Sheriff Encourages Community To Continue To Call In

Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald stated today that they have received 1,740 tips so far in the Jayme Closs case.

Washburn County Weekly Crash Report

This report is courtesy of the Washburn County Sheriff's Office and is posted on DrydenWire.com every Thursday morning

Sheriff Thanks The 2,000 Volunteers Assisting In Expanded Search for Articles of Evidentiary Value

"The outpouring of hope and support from the community and law enforcement has been overwhelming."

Sheriff Announces Vehicles of Interest in Jayme Closs Case

"If any sees or or as seen these vehicles in or around the Barron area in the last two weeks they are asked to call the tip line with the time it was observed, location, and plate number if available."

Weekly Northwest Region Construction Update

Ashland, Barron, Bayfield, Buffalo, Burnett, Chippewa, Clark, Douglas, Dunn, Eau Claire, Jackson, Pepin, Pierce, Polk, Rusk, Sawyer, St. Croix, Taylor, Trempealeau and Washburn counties

Jayme Closs Case: Call Logs from Night of Double-Homicide

The Barron County Sheriff's Department has released the call log for the night/morning of the double-homicide incident in Barron, Wisconsin.

Sheriff Updates Community on Jayme Closs Investigation; Asks for Public's Help

"We have conducted hundreds of interviews and are aggressively following up on tips the public has provided. We are reaching out to share with you some of the information we are looking for."

FBI Expands Search for Jayme Closs to Nationwide

The FBI says it's expanded its search nationwide for Jayme Closs

WI DOJ Office of School Safety Deploys Emergency Resources to Assist in Barron Co. Schools

If you have information that can help find Jayme Closs, contact the tip line at 1-855-744-3879.

Washburn County Weekly Crash Report

DrydenWire.com has been provided the following crash report listing recent crashes in Washburn County

Sheriff: Deaths of Jayme Closs’ Parents Ruled as Homicides

Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald said in a news conference this afternoon at 4p that the medical examiner has ruled the deaths of James Closs, 56, and Denise Closs, 46, parents of Jayme Closs, as homicides.

Menomonie Man Arrested Following a Nearly Three-Hour Standoff in Sawyer County

When the Deputy attempted to approach the suspect vehicle, the male driver exited the vehicle and shouted to the Deputy that driver had a gun.