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The following cases were concluded in Washburn County recently.
MADISON— After a brief decline, Wisconsin’s prison inmate population has begun to grow again, raising the prospect of increasing costs for taxpayers and renewed pressures on state finances, according to a new report from the Wisconsin Taxpayers Alliance (WISTAX).
A preliminary hearing date has been set for the man accused of fatally shooting Rusk County Deputy Dan Glaze Jr. last fall.
SARONA– Shell Lake Arts Center has received a grant from the Les Paul Foundation for the center’s Rock Band and Guitar & Bass program to help fund master teachers who work with students of all abilities.
Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey closed for good on Sunday night, marking the end of an era for a circus with deep roots in Wisconsin.
SPOONER– A spaghetti feed benefit will be held for Don Christensen starting at noon on Saturday, June 24, at Tony’s Riverside in Spooner.
The highest decoration for military service is the Medal of Honor, and dozens of Civil War soldiers from Wisconsin were among the recipients. The honor is indicative of their exceptional service in the nation’s darkest hours.
Russell Crowe starred in the 2005 movie “Cinderella Man” about him – but boxer James Braddock was not a Prince Charming to the residents of Spooner.
Russian spies infiltrated America’s presidential election to tip the scales toward their preferred candidate, Donald Trump. Mr. Trump has inserted himself into the investigation and claims it is a fake issue.
James Edward Stanley spent 38 years traveling in the catbird’s seat, looking down the highways that coursed before him through the wide windshield of a Freightliner.
Remember in a prior letter I told you that all you were taught in school was remembering? I would like to start you thinking. I’ll lead you into it slowly, so maybe you won’t get mad, it is not my intention to offend you, just get you to think.