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Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
Hundreds of Americans wash up illegally in Canada after river party
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Public schools lose under Republican budgets
Blatnik Bridge lane closures started Monday
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Jennifer Lawrence ranked world's highest paid-actress for second year
China's richest man set to seal two billion-dollar U.S. film deals
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Ronald Victor High, died Sunday, Aug. 21, 2016, in Duluth, surrounded by his family.
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August 11, 2016
FEMA declares July flooding damage a disaster, makes funds available
Gov. Scott Walker Tuesday announced a Federal Emergency Management Agency major disaster declaration for northern Wisconsin counties impacted by flooding in July. The president made the declaration Tuesday, and ordered federal aid to supplement state, tribal and local recovery efforts....
August 11, 2016 - 4:45pm
August 9, 2016
Bayfield author launches new book at DCHS
Bayfield County author James Brakken presents his latest book 5-7 p.m. Thursday at the Douglas County Historical Society Museum, 1101 John Ave.,...
August 9, 2016 - 7:00am
Foundation establishes emergency fund for Ashland, Bayfield nonprofits
The Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation created the 2016 Natural Disaster Immediate Response Fund to support area nonprofits with grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 in response to recent flooding and wind damage in Ashland and Bayfield counties. The funds are designed to help...
August 9, 2016 - 7:00am
Cleanup awards help Ashland's waterfront
Several properties in the northern community of Ashland are poised for redevelopment with the help of cleanup awards from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. The awards are a mix of grants and contractor services totaling nearly $450,000 to help clean up contaminated properties...
August 9, 2016 - 7:00am
July 6, 2016
Authorities ID Bayfield County girl who died in apparent ATV crash
A 14-year-old Barnes girl reported missing Tuesday night was found dead early Wednesday, the apparent victim of an all-terrain vehicle crash...
July 6, 2016 - 1:34pm
May 3, 2016
Bayfield man killed in single-vehicle crash
A Bayfield man was killed in a one-vehicle crash early Monday morning according to the Bayfield County Sheriff’s Office. Sawyer William Grooms, 26, was found seat belted in the driver’s side of his overturned vehicle when emergency crews arrived on the scene. He was extricated...
May 3, 2016 - 7:00am
April 19, 2016
Bayfield County investigates shooting in Kelly
The Bayfield County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an apparent murder-suicide on Stuart Road in the town of Kelly.
April 19, 2016 - 8:32am
February 29, 2016
Minnesota man killed in Bayfield County accident
A Mound, Minn., man was killed when his snowmobile struck a trailer late Friday night in front of Lakewood Resort in Namakagon, Wis.
February 29, 2016 - 5:43pm
February 16, 2016
Sheriff seeks armed robbery suspect
The Bayfield County Sheriff’s Office is looking for information about a gunman who robbed the Quality Inn near Ashland shortly after midnight Friday. The desk clerk reported a lone male walked into the motel lobby, produced a handgun and demanded money, according to a news release...
February 16, 2016 - 7:00am
January 21, 2016
Search continues for missing girl
Cassandra Lind of Iron River was last seen around 1:30 p.m. Jan. 1, and is believed to be in the Twin Ports, according to her mother, Cathy ...
January 21, 2016 - 12:52pm
September 11, 2015
Bar owner alleges state inspection retaliation for federal lawsuit
Madeline Island business owner sued town of La Pointe over arrest.
September 11, 2015 - 9:30am
One injured in Port Wing plane crash
Authorities are investigating a case of a single-engine plane that overturned when it landed in a farm field south of Port Wing on Saturday morning without causing serious injuries. The plane, operated by Carri Hoagland of Port Wing, had taken off from an improvised landing strip...
September 11, 2015 - 7:00am
September 1, 2015
Sheriff’s office investigates toddler’s death
A two-year-old died of injuries sustained when being run over Saturday.
September 1, 2015 - 1:34pm
August 22, 2015
One killed, two injured in Bayfield County crash
A 79-year-old Bayfield man was killed in car crash Friday near Weber Road on State Highway 13. Roger C. Bristol was killed in the three-vehicle crash shortly after 4 p.m. Friday, according to the Bayfield County Sheriff’s Office. Two others were injured and transported to...
August 22, 2015 - 10:08pm
July 14, 2015
Ashland business owners agree to plead guilty on drug, tax charges
John W. Vaudreuil, United States attorney for the Western District of Wisconsin, announced that John C. Morrison, 70, and Anna F. Novak, 57, of Ashland, Wis., have agreed to plead guilty to federal drug and tax charges. The guilty plea hearings are scheduled for Aug. 27 before the...
July 14, 2015 - 9:51am