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December 30, 2009
Christenson faces seven felony charges
Daniel Craig Christenson, 43, was charged in St. Croix County Court Wednesday afternoon related to the nine-hour standoff at 1321 St. Croix Heights on Oct. 17. Christenson will be facing three counts of first-degree intentional homicide (class B felony) and four counts of first-degree...
December 30, 2009 - 3:20pm
November 11, 2009
Rhoades' son stationed at Fort Hood, Texas
Michael Rhoades, son of State Rep. Kitty Rhoades of Hudson, is stationed at Fort Hood, Texas, and was not injured in the shooting spree last week that killed 13 and injured 30. "I received a text message from Michael Thursday saying he was okay," Rhoades said.
November 11, 2009 - 9:37am
October 29, 2009
Hudson shooter remains hospitalized, still critical
As of Tuesday afternoon, Daniel Craig Christenson, 43, 1321 St. Croix Heights, remains in critical condition in an induced coma at Regions Hospital in St. Paul after being shot by police outside his house at the end of a seven-hour standoff on Oct. 18. Nate Livermore, 15, of Hudson...
October 29, 2009 - 7:52am
K-9 unit followed training
A sheriff's dog that bit a teenage victim during a residential shooting incident Oct. 24 in Hudson was apparently just following his training. The dog, a German shepherd named Ace, arrived with his handler at 1321 St. Croix St., when Hudson police called for assistance. "The K-9...
October 29, 2009 - 7:30am
October 23, 2009
Too many guns in our society
Dear Editor, How sad to learn last night that there was another serious gun incident in our area. A Hudson father in an argument with his son began shooting at him! The son called the police, and then thankfully escaped with three friends. A lengthy stand-off with the police ensued...
October 23, 2009 - 1:24am
October 21, 2009
Deputies on leave after shooting incident
Two members of the county Emergency Response Unit are on administrative leave after a shooting incident in Hudson early Sunday morning. Sheriff Dennis Hillstead said the two deputies were part of the SWAT team that was called in to assist the Hudson Police Department in a hostage...
October 21, 2009 - 1:10pm
October 19, 2009
Update: Local man shot following 7-hour standoff, remains in critical condition
A Hudson father was shot by police early Sunday morning after he threatened his son and three other teens in the family's St. Croix Heights home. Daniel Craig Christenson, 43, 1321 St. Croix Heights, was shot at the end of a seven-hour standoff with authorities as he exited the front...
October 19, 2009 - 11:06am
2009: Armed stand-off ends with police shooting of suspect in Hudson
A six-plus hour stand-off between an armed Hudson man and law enforcement authorities ended badly early Sunday morning when the Daniel Christenson,...
October 19, 2009 - 9:01am
September 9, 2009
Rott makes initial court appearance; faces several charges
A man accused of breaking into a home, impersonating a law officer and shooting a couple made an initial appearance in St. Croix County Circuit Court Tuesday afternoon. Justin Glen Rott, 26, Eau Claire, appeared in court via closed circuit television from the jail. Judge Scott R....
September 9, 2009 - 9:18am
August 28, 2009
Arrest made in connection with Wilson shooting
The St. Croix Sheriff's Department has made an arrest in the Aug. 1 shooting of Tom and Maria Erickson of Wilson. Justin G. Rott, 26, Eau Claire, is currently in the Eau Claire County Jail on a probation violation charge. Additionally, investigator have located Jessica Christner,...
August 28, 2009 - 1:38pm
August 18, 2009
Accused shooter of three brothers dies in Eau Claire hospital
The death toll has risen to four in western Wisconsin. Menomonie police report the man accused of killing three brothers at a birthday party has died. Geu Tou Vang died Monday morning at Luther Midelfort Hospital in Eau Claire. Investigators say the 23-year-old man from St. Paul...
August 18, 2009 - 9:00am
August 3, 2009
Wilson couple OK after shot by man posing as St. Croix County deputy
A western Wisconsin man is hospitalized in good condition, after he and his wife were shot by a man posing as a St. Croix County sheriff's deputy. Officials said the invader demanded money and drugs, and they do not believe it was a random incident. Tom Erickson is at a St. Paul...
August 3, 2009 - 9:00am
May 13, 2009
Wiegand sentenced to 13 years in Minnesota
A former Hudson man was sentenced to 13 years in prison Friday in Washington County (Minn.) Court for a shooting and car-jacking incident in Lake Elmo in 2003. Zachary Wiegand, a 1995 Hudson High School graduate and son of a retired police officer, shot a woman and stole another...
May 13, 2009 - 10:04am
May 7, 2009
Chippewa County man heads to jail for shooting family pets in front of kids
A Chippewa County man who killed six family pets while kids watched will spend nine months in jail. And a judge told Raymond Knez, 34, of Boyd to perform community service for animals. He pleaded no contest to causing mental harm to children. Authorities said Knez got his gun...
May 7, 2009 - 9:00am
February 18, 2009
Chippewa Falls sailor charged with murder
A sailor from Chippewa Falls is charged with second-degree murder in what he calls the accidental shooting death of his girlfriend in Virginia. Darren Mackie, 22, told authorities he was playing with his weapon in his apartment in Newport News last Thursday and he didn't realize...
February 18, 2009 - 9:26am