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January 25, 2014
Couple sentenced for staging robbery at Superior store
A South Range man and his girlfriend have each been sentenced to five days in jail and one year of probation for staging a robbery at a Superior convenience store. Kyle James Krivinchuk, 22, pleaded no contest in Douglas County Circuit Court on Jan. 17 to a charge of theft as a party...
January 25, 2014 - 7:40am
Jail time for Cloquet man convicted in 2012 carjacking
A Cloquet man will spend 138 days in jail for a 2012 carjacking in Superior. Cheyenne Allen Smith, 20, pleaded guilty in Douglas County Circuit Court on Jan. 17 to an amended charge of take-and-drive of a vehicle without consent as a party to a crime. He was sentenced to 138 days...
January 25, 2014 - 7:30am
Superior woman gets 18-month sentence for sixth drunken-driving conviction
A Superior woman will spend 18 months in prison for her sixth drunken-driving conviction. Carla Jean Skates, 50, pleaded guilty in Douglas County Circuit Court on Jan. 13 to a sixth offense of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated. She was sentenced to 18 months confinement...
January 25, 2014 - 7:00am
December 11, 2013
Drugs seized, six arrested in Superior search
Six people were arrested and a variety of illegal drugs seized when a search warrant executed by law enforcement officers last week in Superior. The search at 1215 Weeks Ave. on Dec. 6 resulted in the seizure of a variety of illegal drugs, including heroin, methamphetamine and marijuana,...
December 11, 2013 - 2:51pm
December 9, 2013
Iron River stunned by death of elderly couple, arrest of son
IRON RIVER -- This Bayfield County community was reeling Sunday on news that a well-known and well-liked elderly couple had been killed in a...
December 9, 2013 - 12:00am
December 8, 2013
Authorities ID elderly couple killed in Iron River; son in custody
An elderly couple was killed in their apartment in Iron River on Saturday evening, and officials on Sunday said their son is the sole suspect. The Bayfield County Sheriff's Office on Sunday evening identified the victims as Jim Crain, 79, and Eunice "Crickett" Crain, 76. Deputies...
December 8, 2013 - 7:34pm
December 7, 2013
Minnesota gymnastics coach charged with tattooing minors without parental consent
COTTAGE GROVE, Minn. - A 37-year-old Hastings, Minn., man has been cited for two counts of tattooing minors without written parental consent. Terry Robert Hardy told police he had received verbal permission, but police and parents dispute that. The tattoos were done over the summer....
December 7, 2013 - 12:11am
December 6, 2013
Reward offered for information about Poplar bank robbery
A reward of $5,000 has been announced for information leading to an arrest in the Nov. 26 robbery of the National Bank of Commerce in Poplar, southeast of Superior on U.S. Highway 2. The reward is being offered by the Wisconsin Bankers Association and the National Bank of Commerce. The...
December 6, 2013 - 7:00am
December 5, 2013
Reward offered for information on Poplar bank robbery
A joint reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible for the recent robbery of the National Bank of Commerce's branch in Poplar is being offered by the bank and the Wisconsin Bankers Association. "Our number one priority...
December 5, 2013 - 10:03am
December 3, 2013
Milwaukee woman embezzled over a million dollars to feed gambling addiction
Gambling addictions are back in the news, as a Milwaukee-area woman has been charged with embezzling over a million dollars from her employer and spending it at a Potawatomi casino. Wheaton Franciscan fired Janice Nieman in July after the health care firm accused its payroll specialist...
December 3, 2013 - 9:03am
November 26, 2013
Vandals damage dozens of vehicles, businesses, residence in Superior
Superior Police are investigating a rash of car, business and residence vandalism that took place overnight. Several dozen vehicles, a couple businesses and at least one residence had windows shot out with a BB gun or something similar, according to Sgt. Derrick Hughes with the police...
November 26, 2013 - 11:49am
Approach to jailhouse informants questioned after inmate's innocence proven
A new story from the Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism looks at a case of a man convicted by an acquaintance's testimony and released 12 years later, after being exonerated by DNA evidence. In 1995, teenage runaway Jessica Kayne was killed in Milwaukee. After being held...
November 26, 2013 - 10:16am
November 22, 2013
Duluth police officer found not guilty of assault, disorderly conduct
A jury in Pine County has found former active-duty Duluth police officer Richard Jouppi not guilty on charges of assault and disorderly cond...
November 22, 2013 - 7:42pm
Sex offender returns to Superior
A sex offender convicted of repeated acts of sexual assault against the same child will be released from secure custody to live in Superior Tuesday, according to a release by the Superior Police Department. Leon Robert Linky, 25, pleaded no contest in Douglas County Circuit Court...
November 22, 2013 - 10:41am
November 21, 2013
Twin Ports men held in 60-pound pot bust in South Dakota
What began as a routine speed violation on a South Dakota highway ended with a 66-year-old Duluth man and a 64-year-old Superior man under arrest and facing drug charges for allegedly transporting 60 pounds of marijuana and 150 grams of hashish, thanks to a highway patrolman and his...
November 21, 2013 - 12:00am