Area Breaking News

Motive for Chippewa County homicides may never be known

By LeAnn R. Ralph LAKE HALLIE  — The five people who died at two separate locations in Chippewa County Sunday, July 28, included three people from the gunman’s family, the gunman and one person from another family, and the motive for the murders may never be known. Ritchie German Jr., age, 33, identified by authorities…

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Man found dead at Willow River State Park

On Tuesday, June 25, 2019 at about 3:48 p.m., law enforcement officers from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to the Willow River State Park in Hudson Township for a report of a deceased person at a camp site. Upon arrival, Officers located the body of a…

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Wallin named D-SC softball “Player of the Year”

By Amber Hayden GLENWOOD CITY — To say the least, the 2019 season has been nothing short of magical for this year’s Dunn-St. Croix Player of the Year, Maggie Wallin. “It’s still so surreal to me,” Wallin explained. “But me and my mom have a saying. ‘I’m unstoppable’.” Wallin has pitched 130 and two-thirds innings…

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