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February 13, 2018
Luck woman sentenced for forgery
A Luck woman will spend one year and a day in federal prison for forging checks totaling nearly $400,000 from her employer to herself over a 10-year period.
February 13, 2018 - 8:20am
Victims of scams using Western Union can file claims
The Wisconsin Department of Financial Institutions joined the Federal Trade Commission in alerting consumers victimized by scammers by Western Union's money transfer system that they can file claims and potentially recoup their money. Consumers who lost funds between Jan. 1, 2004,...
February 13, 2018 - 8:01am
February 9, 2018
Man fined for role in blacktopping scam
Mark Tracywick Wells, 29, of Lone Wolf, pleaded no contest Feb. 1 in Douglas County Circuit Court to misdemeanor violate unfair trade general orders.
February 9, 2018 - 3:14pm
Woman charged in connection with Billings Park shooting
A Duluth woman allegedly involved in a November shooting incident in Superior's Billings Park neighborhood made an initial appearance last week in Douglas County Circuit Court.
February 9, 2018 - 3:05pm
February 8, 2018
SD women accused of forcing 10-year-old to smoke marijuana
WINNER — Two Winner women were charged with child abuse after allegedly forcing a 10-year-old to smoke marijuana. On Feb. 4, a woman told...
February 8, 2018 - 7:22pm
February 2, 2018
Allwine receives life sentence for killing wife, staging suicide
A Cottage Grove man has been sentenced to life in prison for killing his wife following a failed murder-for-hire plot. A Washington County jury...
February 2, 2018 - 1:56pm
January 30, 2018
Minnesota man sentenced to 10 years in prison for stabbing victim's ear
MITCHELL, S.D. — A Minnesota man was sentenced to 10 years in the South Dakota State Penitentiary for assaulting a Mitchell woman. Eustace...
January 30, 2018 - 12:29pm
January 23, 2018
County opposes corrections bills
Douglas County is taking a stand against a pair of bills that could increase the workload on courts and incarceration in Wisconsin.
January 23, 2018 - 8:20am
January 22, 2018
BBB ranks top 10 scams of 2017
The top-reported scam of the year was the “Can You Hear Me” calls which made the rounds in early 2017. Online purchases were the second most-reported scam of the year.
January 22, 2018 - 10:08am
January 19, 2018
Vandal strikes Wade Bowl rink
Vandalism has closed the figure skating rink at Wade Bowl.
January 19, 2018 - 11:46am
Warrant issued for street robbery suspect
William Lee Roner, 40, faces charges of felony armed robbery and misdemeanor battery, both as a repeater.
January 19, 2018 - 11:46am
Sixth drunk driving offense jails Iron River man
An Iron River man convicted of his sixth drunk driving offense will spend a year in jail, but may avoid prison time. William John Hood, 49, pleaded guilty Jan. 8 in Douglas County Circuit Court to one count of sixth offense operating while intoxicated. A two-year prison sentence followed...
January 19, 2018 - 9:47am
South Range woman faces forgery charges
A South Range woman accused of creating and cashing fake checks, including two using the Douglas County Jail's account number, waived a preliminary hearing Jan. 10 in Douglas County Circuit Court.
January 19, 2018 - 9:46am
January 16, 2018
Marijuana delivery leads to jail term
A Superior woman who received a package containing more than 2 pounds of marijuana at her home will spend five months in jail.
January 16, 2018 - 8:18am
Jail seeks donations of warm weather gear
For the fourth year in a row, the Douglas County Jail is collecting jackets, sweatshirts and other warm weather gear. The items can make a dramatic difference to men and women being released from jail in Superior's harsh winter weather. "It's about personal dignity, and in some...
January 16, 2018 - 8:18am