A 34-year-old Turtle Lake woman suffered fatal injuries Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2016, in a collision between a propane tanker truck and a car at the corner of U.S. Hwy. 8 and 17th Street on the eastern outskirts of Barron, according to Chris Fitzgerald, county sheriff.
Barron County Dispatch received a 911 call at about 10:26 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 7 from a woman advising she heard a gunshot and screaming from a location later to be determined as an apartment at 5 ½ W. Eau Claire St., Rice Lake.
A video posted to social media – which reportedly shows two people drinking and shooting a gun out of a moving vehicle with police lights -- has led to criminal charges against a Spooner man and a Dallas woman.
A former Rice Lake resident was sentenced to 18 months in prison after her probation was revoked Aug. 13, 2015, in Barron County Circuit Court.
Barron County Sheriff’s officers used a “trail camera” early Monday, Aug. 17, 2015, to catch a suspect charged with stealing an estimated $8,000 to $10,000 worth of copper cable from a rural Cameron storage yard, Barron County Circuit Court documents said.
With full stockpiles of frac sand, Chieftain Sands’ wet processing plant at 362 25-1/2 CTH AA—also known as the Lucky mine—has stopped operations and laid off workers.
A Cameron High School graduate, Class of 2010, is fighting a long battle of recovery after suffering severe brain trauma in a skiing accident in December 2014.
The body of Theresa Grover, 45, of Cameron, has been recovered from Pokegama Lake by a dive team.
Three Hayward residents recently pleaded guilty to federal drug charges involving the importation of a synthetic cathinone, Alpha-pyrrolidinovalerophenone (Alpha-PVP), from China into the U.S. Drugs of this type are often referred to as “bath salts.”
A man from Rice Lake already facing felony drug-related charges now faces new charges after the alleged theft of change from charity donation jars at a convenience store, Barron County Circuit Court documents said.
LONG POND, PA - AUGUST 02: Tony Stewart, driver of the #14 GoDaddy Chevrolet, stands on the grid during qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series GoBowling.com 400 at Pocono Raceway on August 2, 2013 in Long Pond, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Will Schneekloth/Getty Images)
Flambeau Falcon senior Rowdy Kochevar placed first in the 182 pound category during the conference tournament.
Lumberjack junior Dustin Roach pinned his Chetek-Weyerheauser/Prairie Farm opponent in the first round on Thursday night during a dual meet.