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March 6, 2018
County weighs salaries for elected officials
The Douglas County Board considers setting salaries for the next sheriff and clerk of courts when it meets March 15.
March 6, 2018 - 8:18am
April 18, 2014
County supervisor jumps into sheriff’s race
Filing for November elections got underway this week, and the sheriff’s race is drawing attention. For Douglas County Board supervisor Mark Liebaert, who has served on the county board since 2001, that experience and 15 years in law enforcement give him necessary tools to fill...
April 18, 2014 - 12:00am
July 30, 2010
Safety devices required when towing trailers
A 19-year-old Wisconsin woman was killed April 20 when her car was hit by a trailer that broke away from a pick-up truck and then crossed the centerline on a highway near Green Bay.
July 30, 2010 - 8:00am
April 21, 2010
Bill recognizes tribal law enforcement, allows cooperation
A bill to promote mutual aid between tribal and local law enforcement passed the Senate today and will head to Governor Doyle for his signature, Sen. Bob Jauch, D-Poplar, and Rep. Ann Hraychuck, D-Balsam Lake, said Tuesday. The two lawmakers have been working to establish the mutual...
April 21, 2010 - 10:09am
April 20, 2010
Fond du Lac hosts law enforcement career expo
Are you considering a career in law enforcement? Then Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College may have the answers you need. The college is hosting the seventh annual Law Enforcement Career Expo from 11 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Wednesday in the Briggs Cultural Center gymnasium on campus....
April 20, 2010 - 8:14am
April 5, 2010
Bill would encourage cooperation among police
MADISON - Lawmakers are debating a bill that would allow cooperation between tribal police and their city and county counterparts, reversing a prior decision by the state's attorney general. Back in 2008, Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen made a decision that tribal police are not...
April 5, 2010 - 10:57am
February 3, 2010
Heroism to everyday deeds
Dr. Laszlo "Les" Tekler of Duluth isn't a typical cardiologist. He's the first volunteer to become a sworn officer to serve the Superior Police...
February 3, 2010 - 8:00am
December 11, 2009
Heytens pursues career with FBI
Many of us, with vivid recollection, remember something in our life that told us what direction to go where our career was concerned. As a kid,...
December 11, 2009 - 8:00am
September 2, 2009
Panel could decide fate of Zunker memorial Thursday
The memorial to a sheriff's deputy killed in the line of duty may be sandblasted to remove an inscription quoting the deputy. A decision may be made tomorrow morning by a Chippewa County committee. They're afraid the inscription will force them into a lawsuit. The inscription, taken...
September 2, 2009 - 4:33pm
August 27, 2009
Sleight of perception
Mix a world-renown magician and about two dozen law enforcement officers and county employees -- add a pinch of curiosity and dash of magic...
August 27, 2009 - 6:51pm
August 13, 2009
Panel erases deputy's words from memorial
CHIPPEWA FALLS -- The words were Deputy Jason Zunker's own, written his first day on the job for the Chippewa County Sheriff's Department in 2002. Wednesday evening, the fallen deputy's father was "fit to be tied" after the Chippewa County Buildings and Grounds Committee voted Tuesday...
August 13, 2009 - 4:42pm
August 12, 2009
Tablet of Zunker memorial to be removed
CHIPPEWA FALLS -- Chippewa County jailer Leah Berg was stunned as the Buildings and Grounds Committee voted unanimously to have the center tablet of the Jason Zunker memorial removed from the display. "I'm just flabbergasted," Berg told the committee. "I never saw this coming. I'm...
August 12, 2009 - 3:41pm
August 6, 2009
Law enforcement nets results when rivals rally
As law enforcement officers throughout northern Wisconsin lined streets and parking lots near bars in Superior last weekend, some cried foul...
August 6, 2009 - 7:10pm