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July 22, 2016
Deputies find marijuana plants growing outside Brule residence
Deputies serving civil papers at a Brule home July 2 found more than grass growing outside; they found weed. The discovery of 12 marijuana plants at the residence led to charges against David Gene Chaney, 47, who told deputies he grew them for medicinal purposes. Chaney faces felony...
July 22, 2016 - 7:00am
May 13, 2016
Drug abuse driving up child neglect reports in Wisconsin
In Douglas County, there are 57 ongoing child protection cases involving the court system. More than 95 percent of them have meth or heroin involvement.
May 13, 2016 - 8:07am
April 29, 2016
Drop box program aims to prevent prescription drug abuse
Superior won’t take part in a statewide drug take-back event Saturday. Instead, area residents can bring unwanted and expired drugs to a permanent drug drop box five days a week. The box is stationed in the corner of the Joint Law Enforcement Center lobby in the Government Center,...
April 29, 2016 - 7:00am
March 15, 2016
Ranking overstates Superior danger
MADISON — Superior was ranked as Wisconsin’s second least safe city with a population over 5,000, according to a website that compared the...
March 15, 2016 - 9:58am
November 12, 2015
Superior search warrant nets heroin, 5 arrests
Investigators from the Lake Superior Drug and Violent Task Force arrested two men from Chicago who were allegedly using the home as a base to...
November 12, 2015 - 10:11am
November 7, 2015
Woman tells trooper she’s ‘nicest drug dealer’ in Fargo area
But as it turns out, even nice drug dealers can't avoid the law.
November 7, 2015 - 8:05am
November 6, 2015
Clear Lake man gets 6 years prison for meth
A Clear Lake, Wis., man was sentenced to six years in federal prison for possessing methamphetamine with the intent to distribute, according to U.S. Attorney John W. Vaudreuil for the Western District of Wisconsin U.S. District Judge James D. Peterson handed down the sentence...
November 6, 2015 - 7:00am
October 31, 2015
Superior man gets seven years in federal prison
Antonio Carlos Boyd’s criminal history spans 19 years and shows a disturbing pattern of not being undeterred by numerous state and federal...
October 31, 2015 - 9:48am
October 27, 2015
Five arrested on drug charges
Five people have been arrested in Bayfield County on meth-related drug charges following a year-long investigation. The arrests occurred Oct. 17 after two search warrants were executed in and near the city of Washburn, according to a news release issued by the Bayfield County...
October 27, 2015 - 7:00am
October 6, 2015
Duluth couple faces charges for hiding meth in vehicle
Dominic Allen King, 36, and his wife, Lisa Marie Forrestal, 32, each face felony charges of possession with intent to deliver meth and bail jumping stemming from the discovery of drugs in their vehicle on Sept. 25.
October 6, 2015 - 9:47am
April 21, 2015
Session focuses on trouble with heroin, drugs
Whether you have a family member struggling with addiction or not, tonight’s "United We Stand" forum is for you. The heroin community forum is an opportunity to learn the most current methods of talking to family members about drug use, spotting warning signs and the root causes...
April 21, 2015 - 7:00am
March 6, 2015
Heroin overdoses spike in Superior
News about a rash of overdoses in Duluth — six in a 24-hour period — spread over news outlets last week. Douglas County was not immune. Law...
March 6, 2015 - 7:00am
January 27, 2015
Federal change impacts local narcotics operations
A federal law enforcement decision will lead to less local funding for the fight against drugs.
January 27, 2015 - 8:25am
November 14, 2014
Routine traffic stop leads to seizure of nearly a pound of meth
A burned out headlight lead to a significant drug arrest Sunday evening in Superior.
November 14, 2014 - 10:18am
September 26, 2014
Superior woman accused of child neglect for drug use
Superior Telegram A Superior woman accused of using methamphetamine around her children made an initial appearance in Douglas County Circuit Court last week. Lisa Jean Schulties, 32, faces misdemeanor child neglect. She pleaded not guilty to the charge and was released on...
September 26, 2014 - 7:00am