Emergency Rules Now In Place For Harvesting Catfish By Hand, Bow And Crossbow
Emergency rules establishing bag limits, season dates, and other regulations
Signs Of The Season: Holiday Hams And Shipping Scams
Scammers can sneak malware-laden spam emails masked as shipping or delivery alert
Sawyer County Weekly Jail Booking Report
Weekly Jail Booking Report for Sawyer County
VOTE: Do You Agree With The Firing Of Mike McCarthy
The Green Bay Packers have parted ways with Head Coach Mike McCarthy
November 30, 2018, Is Meth Awareness Day
“Our goal is to encourage people to talk to their children and family members about the risks and dangers of meth use and to get involved" -- Sheriff Douglas Mrotek
Court Orders Prison for Man in Sawyer County Drug Investigation Case
The Court accepted a plea of No Contest from Shumate for his charge of Class E Felony Conspiracy to Commit Manufacture/Deliver Heroin (<3-10 grams), and found him guilty.
Man Who Posted Photos Of Pot Plants On Facebook Sentenced
The Court accepted Beck’s plea of Guilty to felony marijuana related charges and Beck has been sentenced.
Two Sentenced On Charges From Birchwood Drug, Firearms Case
A man and woman arrested and charged in a Birchwood drug bust case have now both been sentenced in Sawyer County Circuit Court.
Former Wisconsin Priest Charged With Sexually Assaulting Altar Boys In The 1980’s
A former Sawyer County Priest is facing charges of sexually assaulting altar boys while he was assigned to St. Peter’s Parish in Winter, WI. According to multiple criminal complaints, during an interview with investigators the former Wisconsin priest recalled fondling multiple boys while at St. Peter’s in Winter, WI as well as at other parishes throughout Wisconsin, including Rice Lake, WI and Rhinelander, WI.
After 35 Years, Sexual Assault Charges Filed Against Former Sawyer County Priest
Three separate criminal cases have been filed against Ericksen, and according to online circuit court records, the charges stem from incidents that occurred in 1982 and 1983.
ICAA’s Supportive Services For Veteran Families Program Donates Turkeys To Local Veterans
"These men and woman are the 1% that had the courage to serve their country and not all homeless and at risk veterans are just single men."
$50,000 Cash Bond Set For Hayward Man Charged With Repeated Sexual Assault of Child
Quaderer, charged with Repeated Sexual Assault of a Child, was placed on a $50,000 cash bail bond at a hearing held on October 23, 2018
18-Year-Old Hayward Man Charged With Sexual Assault of 13-Year-Old
When informed by law enforcement advised Clute that the female was 13-years-old, Clute ‘got a shocked look on his face’ and ‘said that he did not know how old the alleged victim was.