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Rabid Bat Found In Barron County Article Image

Rabid Bat Found In Barron County

This is the first case of animal rabies in Barron County since 2014
Master Gardener Volunteer Training Completed Article Image

Master Gardener Volunteer Training Completed

The graduates represent communities in Barron, Burnett, Douglas, Sawyer, and Washburn Counties
Rep. Quinn Celebrates Wins For Education In Budget Article Image

Rep. Quinn Celebrates Wins For Education In Budget

Rep Quinn: 'It is important that we make sure our schools have the resources they need to be successful'
Prison Ordered For Man Convicted In Barron Sex Sting Case Article Image

Prison Ordered For Man Convicted In Barron Sex Sting Case

Undercover officer presented as teenage female and Rust sent messages indicating desire for sexual encounter
Former Priest Enters Plea On Charges Of Sexually Assaulting Altar Boys Article Image

Former Priest Enters Plea On Charges Of Sexually Assaulting Altar Boys

Erickson spent time at St. Peter’s in Winter, WI and other parishes including Rice Lake
Rice Lake Police Dept. Asking For Public’s Help Identifying Person In This Photo Article Image

Rice Lake Police Dept. Asking For Public’s Help Identifying Person In This Photo

In reference to a retail theft case
Voting Results Show Desire For Change As 4 New Tribal Members Elected To Council Article Image
Senator Bewley: If At First You Don’t Succeed, Try Again Article Image

Senator Bewley: If At First You Don’t Succeed, Try Again

'My Republican colleagues refuse to expand coverage'
Court Sentences Final Man In Barron County Home Invasions Article Image

Court Sentences Final Man In Barron County Home Invasions

Prison time ordered for 4th man sentenced in Barron County home invasions case
Brian Cole: 'Walkin' With God' - Part Two Article Image

Brian Cole: 'Walkin' With God' - Part Two

This week's message from Pastor Brian Cole
Teenager Airlifted After Authorities Respond To Possible Drowning In Cumberland Article Image

Teenager Airlifted After Authorities Respond To Possible Drowning In Cumberland

Local resident pulled the 15-year-old from under the surface and brought him to shore
3rd Annual 'Reelin' In New Memories' Fishing Event For People Living With Dementia Article Image

3rd Annual 'Reelin' In New Memories' Fishing Event For People Living With Dementia

Attendance is free, but space is limited and registration is required
Brian Cole: 'Walkin’ With God' - Part One Article Image

Brian Cole: 'Walkin’ With God' - Part One

This week's message from Pastor Brian Cole
Jake Patterson Sentenced To Serve Life In Prison Article Image

Jake Patterson Sentenced To Serve Life In Prison

Jake Patterson sentenced on Jayme Closs kidnapping, double-homicide case
Significant Road Construction Projects That May Impact Memorial Day Weekend Travel Article Image

Significant Road Construction Projects That May Impact Memorial Day Weekend Travel

Travelers asked to plan ahead, buckle up, be patient and safe
Seminar To Explore Solutions To Alcohol Abuse In Local Communities Article Image

Seminar To Explore Solutions To Alcohol Abuse In Local Communities

Keynote speaker: Julia Sherman, who directs the WI Alcohol Policy Project at the University of Wisconsin Law School
Court To Sentence Man In Closs Double-Homicide And Kidnapping Case Article Image

Court To Sentence Man In Closs Double-Homicide And Kidnapping Case

Jake Patterson to be sentenced on Closs kidnapping and double-homicide
Brian Cole: 'Walking The Line' – Part Three Article Image

Brian Cole: 'Walking The Line' – Part Three

This week's message from Pastor Brian Cole
Luther Point Bible Camp Celebrates 70 Years of Summer Camps Article Image

Luther Point Bible Camp Celebrates 70 Years of Summer Camps

Luther Point Bible Camp is excited to offer its 70th year of summer camp on Big Wood Lake.
Annual “Click It Or Ticket” Seat Belt Campaign Begins Monday Article Image

Annual “Click It Or Ticket” Seat Belt Campaign Begins Monday

To enhance public safety, law enforcement across Wisconsin will patrol in greater numbers and for longer hours
Q&A: Area Lawmakers Weigh In On Wisconsin Budget Article Image

Q&A: Area Lawmakers Weigh In On Wisconsin Budget

We asked six area lawmakers, 3 Republicans and 3 Democrats 5 questions. Read their responses
Wisconsin Assembly Honors Jayme Closs As 'Hometown Hero' Article Image

Wisconsin Assembly Honors Jayme Closs As 'Hometown Hero'

Jayme recognized for strength, bravery after escaping kidnapper who killed her parents
Missing In Washburn County For 1 Year; $5,000 Reward Still Offered Article Image

Missing In Washburn County For 1 Year; $5,000 Reward Still Offered

Does anyone know where I am or what happened to me?
Authorities Release Names Of Those Involved In Multi-Vehicle Crash Article Image

Authorities Release Names Of Those Involved In Multi-Vehicle Crash

The crash involved 1 fatality and 1 injury