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February 28, 2018
Two arrested in Ashland homicide case
Two people have been arrested and are in custody as suspects in an apparent homicide in Ashland earlier this week.
February 28, 2018 - 3:22pm
February 27, 2018
Police investigate homicide in Ashland
Ashland Police on Monday said they are investigating an apparent homicide of a man found dead in his residence. “This appears to be an isolated incident,’’ police said.
February 27, 2018 - 12:51pm
Update: One killed in Ashland County crash
The Wisconsin State Patrol has identified Joseph H. Moustis as the 74-year-old Illinois man who was killed in a one vehicle crash Sunday evening in Ashland County.
November 27, 2017 - 4:32pm
November 17, 2017
Bad River Band wants federal inquiry into fatal shooting of teen by sheriff’s deputy
The band said in a statement Thursday, Nov. 16, that it wants the agency’s Civil Rights Division to conduct a “criminal civil rights and civil police misconduct investigation” into the Nov. 8 death of Jason Ike Pero.
November 17, 2017 - 9:02am
Bad River Band wants federal inquiry into fatal shooting of teen by sheriff's deputy
The Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa is asking the U.S. Department of Justice to open a civil rights investigation into the fatal shooting of a 14-year-old boy by an Ashland County Sheriff's Office deputy. The band said in a statement Thursday that it wants the agency's Civil...
November 17, 2017 - 7:00am
October 25, 2017
Wisconsin DOJ investigates officer-involved shooting in Ashland
The involved officers have been placed on paid administrative leave pending the outcome of this investigation.
October 25, 2017 - 8:38am
October 20, 2017
Meetings focus on recovering lake trout
Two public meetings in northern Wisconsin to discuss next steps in aiding recovery of lake trout populations in Lake Superior runs 6-8 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday. These public meetings will cover regulation options developed by Department of Natural Resources fisheries biologists...
October 20, 2017 - 7:00am
September 18, 2017
Ashland High School gets two threats; two teens in custody
Two Ashland teenagers have been arrested and are expected to be charged with terroristic threats to a school after two apparently unrelated incidents Sunday and Monday where threats were made against Ashland High School.
September 18, 2017 - 3:39pm
September 15, 2017
Minnesota man sentenced to prison for Ashland meth distribution
A Minnesota man will spend 156 months in federal prison for distributing more than 500 grams of methamphetamine in northwest Wisconsin.
September 15, 2017 - 8:23am
September 14, 2017
Walker’s cabinet stops in Ashland for check-in on recovery from 2016 flood
The July 11 storm last year claimed several lives, washed out dozens of roads and caused millions of dollars in damage to eight counties and a reservation in northern Wisconsin.
September 14, 2017 - 1:12pm
August 22, 2017
Ashland County teen missing
The Ashland County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in locating a 16-year-old girl who has been missing since July.
August 22, 2017 - 9:45am
August 19, 2017
Last day for lake trout: Season closes in Apostle Islands area as quota reached
BAYFIELD, Wis. — After a slow start to the lake trout season in Wisconsin waters of Lake Superior, especially in the Apostle Islands area,...
August 19, 2017 - 10:00pm
August 11, 2017
Northern Wisconsin farmers band together to get local food to markets
Wisconsin was among the top five states in the United States that made the most food sales directly from farms in 2015, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's first ever local food survey.
August 11, 2017 - 9:03am
July 18, 2017
Ashland man faces meth charges in federal court
Christopher D. Kabasa, 23, has been charged in federal court with possessing 50 grams or more of methamphetamine with the intent to distribute and possessing methamphetamine with the intent to distribute.
July 18, 2017 - 8:11am
July 11, 2017
Wisconsin communities rebuild after flood
A week after the flooding, the damage estimate in Northwestern Wisconsin topped $30 million and an estimated 350 homes were affected.
July 11, 2017 - 8:47am