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APNewsBreak: Wisconsin prison head lives in Illinois
August 19, 2010 - 9:06am
July 28, 2010
Ex-bar owner faces prison
MADISON - A Superior man who admitted to conspiring to burn down his tavern in South Range was sentenced to four years and two months in prison Tuesday in federal court. Bruce Lego, 42, also was ordered to repay his insurer $206,000. Lego told District Judge Barbara Crabb that he...
July 28, 2010 - 8:51am
July 23, 2010
Raemisch appoints new superintendent at Gordon Correctional
MADISON - Department of Corrections Secretary Rick Raemisch on Friday announced the appointment of Wayne Olson as superintendent of Gordon Correctional Center. The correctional facility is the northernmost Center of the Wisconsin Correctional Center System, about 2½ miles southeast...
July 23, 2010 - 7:00am
June 30, 2010
Wisconsin man gets 15 years for near-fatal beating
BARABOO, Wis. (AP) -- A Baraboo man convicted of beating a man nearly to death after a low-speed traffic crash has been sentenced to 15 years in prison. A jury in February found 47-year-old Carl W. Bennett guilty of attempted first-degree intentional homicide. The Juneau County Star-Times...
June 30, 2010 - 3:01pm
January 25, 2010
Legislature plans to monitor early prisoner release
Recent reforms in Wisconsin's prison system include releasing some non-violent prisoners before their sentences are complete. That's caused concern among law enforcement officials, especially in Milwaukee. Most of the prisoners released each year return to crime prone neighborhoods...
January 25, 2010 - 11:18am
January 5, 2010
Garcia gets 10 years
A Superior man was handed a 10-year sentence in Douglas County Court Tuesday for shooting a woman on the Fourth of July. Javier Garcia Sr., 42, was target shooting within city limits with a .22 caliber rifle near the Viking Bar in Superior's North End on the evening of July 4. One...
January 5, 2010 - 9:00pm
November 4, 2009
Canadian who landed stolen plane near St. Louis gets prison term
ST. LOUIS -- A despondant Canadian student pilot who stole a plane in hopes of being shot down when he crossed the U.S. border was sentenced Tuesday in federal court here to two years in prison. Adam Dylan Leon, 31, admitted that on April 6 he used his student key card to steal a...
November 4, 2009 - 6:55pm
October 7, 2009
Phillips man gets life plus 80 years for killing
PHILLIPS, Wis. (AP) -- A Phillips man convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend's mother has been sentenced to life in prison plus 80 years. A judge on Wednesday said 42-year-old James Lahoud will not be eligible for parole. Lahoud pleaded guilty this spring to first-degree intentional...
October 7, 2009 - 9:29pm
April 28, 2009
Life term upheld
WAUSAU, Wis. (AP) -- A state appeals court has upheld a Superior man's life prison sentence for killing a woman by repeatedly stabbing her with...
April 28, 2009 - 6:59pm
May 31, 2008
Theft of $1,000 leads to 10-year prison sentence
The Superior man who flashed a knife when he robbed two Spur stations in February will spend the next five years behind bars. Michael Anthony Garcia, 29, pleaded guilty Friday to two amended charges of felony robbery. Judge Michael Lucci sentenced him to 10 years in the Wisconsin...
May 31, 2008 - 12:00am
April 4, 2008
DA says woman stole from elderly couple
Theft charges were filed Wednesday against a Solon Springs woman accused of draining as much as $71,000 from the bank accounts of an elderly couple who granted her power of attorney. Jennifer Lynn Lefler, 30, faces one charge of felony theft.
April 4, 2008 - 12:00am
March 28, 2008
Police arrest man for attempted murder
A Superior man was arrested on charges of attempted second-degree homicide early this morning. Tracy K. Humbert, 34, could be charged today or Monday for causing harm to an unborn child and the child's mother, according to Superior Police Capt. Chad La Lor. Police were called to...
March 28, 2008 - 12:00am
March 24, 2008
Judge sends Gotelaere to prison
Superior's former fire chief is heading to prison. Douglas County Circuit Court Judge Michael Lucci handed down the sentence shortly after noon today, following more than two hours of testimony, victim impact statements from city leaders and a statement from the former chief, Stephen...
March 24, 2008 - 12:00am
February 28, 2008
Police arrest man for robberies
A rural Douglas County man was arrested in connection with two robberies in Superior. Around 5 p.m. Wednesday, Superior police and the Douglas County Sheriff's Department executed a search warrant at a rural Douglas County home as part of the investigation into convenience store...
February 28, 2008 - 12:00am
February 13, 2008
Crime lab finds Clemons' blood on piece of firewood
State crime lab experts today took turns hefting a piece of firewood that may have struck the killing blow to Myrna Clemons 15 years ago. Over a foot long and at least five inches in diameter, the log is marked by a protruding knot and three spots where blood-stained bark was cut...
February 13, 2008 - 12:00am