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January 9, 2011
9-year-old shooting victim was aspiring politician
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) -- At age 9, Christina Taylor Green was already an aspiring politician with hopes of being the first woman to play major league baseball. She had just been elected to the student council at Tucson's Mesa Verde Elementary School and was interested in politics from...
January 9, 2011 - 6:52pm
January 1, 2011
Corder, QB at Minn. community college shot, killed in Indianapolis; police have no suspects
BRAINERD, Minn. (AP) -- Dominique Corder, a standout quarterback at a community college in Brainerd, Minn., was shot and killed early Saturday in his hometown of Indianapolis, police said. Corder, 20, who led Central Lakes College to a 10-2 record this season, was shot about 12:40...
January 1, 2011 - 7:34pm
November 25, 2010
15-year-old boy stabbed to death in Milwaukee
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Milwaukee police are investigating the fatal stabbing of a 15-year-old boy. Police say he was stabbed during a fight about 10:20 p.m. Wednesday. He died at the scene. Police said they have a female suspect in custody Thursday, but have not released her age. WISN-TV...
November 25, 2010 - 9:47pm
October 15, 2010
UW-Stout hockey players kicked off team after death
MENOMONIE -- UW-Stout student athletes are ambassadors to the university and must be held to a higher standard than their fellow students, Chancellor Charles Sorensen said Wednesday. University officials on Wednesday announced that two hockey team players have been kicked off the...
October 15, 2010 - 9:09am
September 25, 2010
Former hockey player charged with murder
KENAI, Alaska (AP) -- A former Kenai Central High School hockey player has been arrested on felony murder charges in Wisconsin. Twenty-one-year-old Jedidiah McGlasson has been charged for allegedly assaulting a man who later died of his injuries. The Peninsula Clarion reports McGlasson...
September 25, 2010 - 1:07am
September 19, 2010
Wisconsin man pleads guilty to drowning wife in toilet
EAGLE RIVER, Wis. (AP) -- Nearly 11 years after a Land O' Lakes woman drowned in a toilet, her husband has admitted killing her. Forty-three-year-old Doug Plude pleaded guilty Friday to one count of first-degree reckless homicide. Vilas County District Attorney Al Moustakis says...
September 19, 2010 - 5:54pm
September 17, 2010
UWS students seek to honor murdered alumae
April Oles Madgzas kept to herself but it was always apparent to classmate Breanna Foro that she was a loving mother. "She had brought in her daughter in one time into class and just showed a lot of love for her family, really dedicated to school and just a really great, humble person." Oles...
September 17, 2010 - 10:39am
August 23, 2010
Veteran's alleged role in murder/suicide raises questions about PTSD
The recent double homicide/suicide in Superior -- involving a veteran back from Iraq -- has the community asking if the tragedy could have been prevented. Superior Police believe Matthew Magdzas killed his 26-year-old pregnant wife, their year-old daughter, and three family dogs....
August 23, 2010 - 9:14am
August 20, 2010
Could tragedy have been prevented?
The double homicide/suicide this week in Superior involving an Iraq War veteran has a community asking if this tragedy could have been prevented. Superior Police believe Matthew Magdzas killed his 23 year-old pregnant wife, their 13-month-old daughter, and three family dogs this...
August 20, 2010 - 4:05pm
Slain mom was not living at Superior house
April Oles and her daughter, who police say were shot to death by the child's father, were not living at the Superior residence where the killings occurred, a sibling told the News Tribune. Oles had been sleeping at a relative's house in Carlton the past few weeks, the sibling said,...
August 20, 2010 - 8:06am
August 19, 2010
A fawn stopped to nibble a lawn near 2011 N. 22nd St., on Thursday morning. A man walked his dog a block away. But yellow crime scene tape around...
August 19, 2010 - 6:47pm
August 1, 2010
Eden Prairie man arrested in death of infant son
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) -- An Eden Prairie man is under arrest on suspicion he killed his 6-month-old son. The Star Tribune reports police were called to the man's home about 5:30 p.m. Saturday night and found the child unresponsive. An Eden Prairie police spokeswoman says efforts...
August 1, 2010 - 5:29pm
May 25, 2010
Wisconsin couple killed in home, no suspects identified
LA CROSSE (AP) -- Investigators were pursuing several leads but had no suspects Tuesday after a substitute teacher and her husband were found dead inside their western Wisconsin home, officials said. The bodies of Dennis Koula, 68, and his wife, Merna, 65, were discovered Monday...
May 25, 2010 - 6:49pm
May 24, 2010
Kenosha man accused of bludgeoning blind neighbor
May 24, 2010 - 6:27am
February 27, 2010
Police make arrest in Eau Claire boy's death
CHIPPEWA FALLS (AP) -- Chippewa Falls police have made an arrest in the death of a 17-year-old boy whose body was found on the bank of the Chippewa River this week. Chippewa Falls interim police chief John Liddell says officers arrested 30-year old Shane A. Hawkins from Chippewa...
February 27, 2010 - 8:56pm