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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
July 6, 2015
Iron River man killed in motorcycle accident
Thomas Beeksma, 29, was travelling along U.S. Highway 2 near Deep Lake Road when he lost control of his motorcycle, according to Chief Deputy Dan Clark with the Bayfield County Sheriff’s Office.
July 6, 2015 - 12:08pm
June 23, 2015
Ashland man sentenced for firearms violations
An Ashland man was sentenced to more than seven years in federal prison for possession of a sawed-off shotgun and possession of a firearm by a felon. A joint sentence was handed down, although the crimes occurred two years apart. Justin Edwards, 37, was sentenced Wednesday by...
June 23, 2015 - 7:00am
June 16, 2015
Cottage Grove man killed in ATV crash in Iron River
A 37-year-old man from Cottage Grove, Minn., was killed when he struck a tree while riding an all-terrain vehicle Friday in Iron River. According to the Bayfield County Sheriff’s office, Matthew Losen was riding northbound on East Long Lake Road with a group of friends. On a...
June 16, 2015 - 7:00am
Rebuilding Oulu history
Piece by piece, Oulu’s Finnish history is being picked up, dusted off and rebuilt for a new generation. On a plot of land along Muskeg Road,...
June 16, 2015 - 7:00am