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MERRILL -- A $1 million bond has been ordered for a northern Wisconsin man accused of shooting and wounding a Taylor County sheriff's deputy during a standoff. A relative said the fallen deputy is expected to make a full recovery.


Charges are still pending against Alexander Schneider, 27, of Westboro, who had a bond hearing yesterday before Circuit Court Judge Ann Knox-Bauer.

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Steve Dzubay
Steve Dzubay has been publisher at the River Falls Journal and Hudson Star Observer since 1995. He holds a bachelors degree in journalism from the University of Minnesota. He previously worked as a reporter-photographer at small daily newspapers in Minnesota and is past editor of the Pierce County Herald and River Falls Journal.
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