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  • February 7, 2016

The Ladysmith News: Area News

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Cameron man allegedly spit in officer’s face

A domestic quarrel in Cameron has resulted in multiple charges against a man from that community, according to Barron County Circuit Court documents.

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Wednesday 02/03/2016
Charges say man had sex with 14-year-old boy
Updated: February 04, 2016 - 8:35 am

A Burnett County man faces penalties that could range up to more than 100 years in prison in connection with child sex assault and related charges stemming from incidents alleged to have occurred early last year, county Circuit Court documents said.

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Nursing home resident faces sex assault charges
Updated: February 04, 2016 - 8:35 am

A man who resides at a Rice Lake nursing home has been charged with felony false imprisonment and two counts of misdemeanor sex assault, Barron County Circuit Court documents said.

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Drug ‘deal’ goes bad; alleged buyers beaten
Updated: February 04, 2016 - 8:35 am

What was allegedly supposed to have been a drug deal on a rural Polk County road near Clayton on Jan. 26, 2016, ended up as alleged assault that resulted in the arrests of three people, two of them residents of the Barron area, according to information released early this week by the Polk County Sheriff’s Department.

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Thursday 01/14/2016
Turtle Lake woman killed in crash east of Barron
Posted: January 14, 2016

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Wednesday 01/13/2016
Chetek Firefighters’ ice fishing contest this Saturday
Updated: January 14, 2016 - 11:38 am

Fishing enthusiasts of all ages are invited to Pokegama Lake Saturday, Jan. 16, for the 22nd annual Chetek Firefighters’ Adult and Kids Ice Fishing Tournament.

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Tuesday 12/22/2015
Man gets probation for beer party crash
Updated: December 23, 2015 - 9:00 am

A Ladysmith man was placed on three years of probation on Tuesday, Dec. 15 in Rusk County Circuit Court for driving a vehicle into a woman’s legs at a party and for bail jumping by drinking beer.

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Chetek man arrested after crash of vintage vehicle
Updated: December 23, 2015 - 9:00 am

A Chetek man has been charged with his third drunk driving offense in connection with the July 12, 2015, crash of a 79-year-old vintage vehicle that injured the driver and three other people, according to Barron County Circuit Court records.

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Rice Lake man charged with child, domestic abuse
Updated: December 23, 2015 - 9:00 am

A Rice Lake man will appear in court Dec. 23 on charges of felony child abuse and misdemeanor domestic abuse in connection with alleged assaults earlier this year.

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Psychologically disturbed elementary students; New challenge for school superintendents, educators
Updated: December 23, 2015 - 9:00 am

School superintendents from Barron and other area districts are looking for resources to meet a new challenge – psychologically disturbed elementary school students.

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