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July 10, 2018
"I said, 'I'm done ... Lord, I'm coming to you.'" Boaters recount near drowning
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—Two boaters who almost drowned are safe and sound, thanks to fellow boaters and water patrol. Tracey Powell and Jay Weist...
July 10, 2018 - 7:10am
April 30, 2013
Rescued Mississippi man tells of ordeal on the ice
Brett Finch is probably moving back home to Mississippi, where the only ice he wants to see is in a drink. Finch spent much of Monday night in the drink and on ice chunks in the St. Louis River. The construction worker from Iuka, Miss., drove his black Buick out on the ice near...
April 30, 2013 - 9:50pm
June 20, 2011
Firefighters pull woman from swamped car
Had it not been for her sister's persistence, an Eau Claire woman could have drowned in a car Saturday night, authorities said Sunday. "If it would have kept raining like it was and we hadn't found her, it could have been a different story," said Lt. Bruce Buchholz, one of two Eau...
June 20, 2011 - 10:04am
April 21, 2011
Heroic act saves family
Paul Pretasky went from nearly being hit head-on to pushing a trapped family's car through chest-high icy water after an accident Tuesday near Stoddard. In the end, he helped save three people. "I didn't really have any choice," the 46-year-old La Crosse man said. "They were screaming...
April 21, 2011 - 8:20am
October 17, 2010
Green Bay fishermen rescue bridge jumper
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- Two men fishing on the Fox River saved a woman who police say jumped off the Leo Frigo Memorial Bridge in an apparent suicide attempt. Jim Hughes of Kaukauna and Lonny Ziemer of Oshkosh were fishing for muskie Saturday afternoon and heading from the Fox River...
October 17, 2010 - 4:02pm
September 3, 2010
Brule man rescues group home resident
When Billy Werner saw a man struggling in the water near Arrowhead Pier on Wednesday evening, he jumped right in after him. "It was the right thing to do," Werner said Thursday, the day after he and others saved a group home resident who had jumped into the water after dropping his...
September 3, 2010 - 10:28am
May 19, 2010
Friends help in eagle rescue
ASHLAND - Sometimes it really pays to have friends. When a neighbor of the Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center reported sighting an injured...
May 19, 2010 - 10:54am
March 17, 2008
Too many horses?
Susan Slater makes tough choices nearly every day about which horses get a chance. "You can't save the world," said Slater, who owns Animal Rescue and Farm Sanctuary in Trego. The farm, which serves a six-county region, gets about 100 calls a year to take in horses. But only half...
March 17, 2008 - 12:00am
March 4, 2008
Rescues garner recognition
One year ago Wednesday, flames ripped through an apartment building at 2202 John Ave., trapping several people inside. In an upstairs window, firefighters spotted a woman with two small children. South of the window, two more tenants were spotted.
March 4, 2008 - 12:00am
March 3, 2008
Local housing expo has something for everyone
Whether you're looking for a home, buying one or own one already, there is something for everyone at the Community Housing Expo, sponsored by Catholic Charities Bureau, Inc. The annual event runs 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Mariner Mall, Superior. New home buyers can gather information....
March 3, 2008 - 12:00am
February 4, 2008
Fairlawn hosts special events
Special occasions need special touches, but not everyone is savvy when it comes to dolling up or hosting a dinner. Fairlawn Mansion comes to the rescue with its third annual Special Occasion Events open house 1-4 p.m. Feb. 16. Local vendors are available to answer questions about...
February 4, 2008 - 12:00am