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May 1, 2019
Wisconsin State Patrol Sgt. Brian Erickson retires Thursday, May 2. He worked about 25 years patrolling St. Croix County. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
'Nothing boring' after decades on road, says retiring Wisconsin State Patrol trooper
May 1, 2019 - 9:25am
April 22, 2019
Law enforcement vehicles and an ambulance were on the scene of what authorities called "a police incident" Monday, April 22, on Highway 35 in Prescott. Alec Hamilton / RiverTown Multimedia
Update: Front-yard gunshots led to home evacuations, school alert in Prescott
April 22, 2019 - 4:44pm
February 27, 2019
Wisconsin state news briefs: Wisconsin Gov. Evers calls for nonpartisan redistricting process, and more state news
February 27, 2019 - 7:22am
February 26, 2019
Wisconsin state news briefs: Charges against Milwaukee driver to be enhanced, and more state news stories
February 26, 2019 - 9:22am
February 25, 2019
A retired agriculture expert says several Wisconsin farm buildings have collapsed under the weight of accumulated snow. Farm structures like barns are exempt from state building codes so they often aren't as sturdy as other Wisconsin buildings.  File photo
Wisconsin state news briefs: Kentucky police arrest Appleton homicide suspect; and more state news
February 25, 2019 - 7:22am
February 1, 2019
St. Croix County calls on lawmakers for mental health crisis issue
February 1, 2019 - 8:47am
September 4, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Boy, 15, dies during family’s 40-day fast; more state news stories
September 4, 2018 - 1:00pm
August 24, 2018
Woman charged for theft using GoFundMe-type website
August 24, 2018 - 5:00pm
March 17, 2018
Members of the North Hudson Neighborhood Watch group at their first meeting Jan. 10. Photo courtesy of Michelle Ortner
North Hudson Neighbors are watching out for each other
March 17, 2018 - 7:49am
February 28, 2018
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'Jail is not designed as a mental health facility'
February 28, 2018 - 9:27pm
April 7, 2014
Airboats can operate on most any surface except for wet sand and mud or heavy weeds. Submitted photo.
Wardens polish airboat skills in prep of spring flood season
April 7, 2014 - 9:29am
Two University of Minnesota police officers salute after leading the horse-drawn wagon carrying police officer Shawn Schneider's body to Lakewood Cemetery in Lake City, Minn., Jan. 7, 2012. The officer was shot Dec. 19, 2010, while helping a 17-year-old girl escape her ex-boyfriend, who shot Schneider in the head and later killed himself. Schneider died Dec. 30.play button
Lake City officer Schneider laid to rest Saturday
January 7, 2012 - 6:48pm
September 17, 2009
Law enforcement leaders disturbed by missing DNA samples
September 17, 2009 - 9:00am
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