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Bakke clears first legal hurdle

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Evan Bakke, a local teen still facing burglary and arson charges, was acquitted of felony bail jumping and disorderly conduct in Pierce County Circuit Court Jan. 20.


It was the first of three felony cases in which Bakke has been charged. The two other cases, each separate incidents, go to jury trial Feb. 4-5.

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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte is a reporter for the New Richmond News since February 2015. Prior to that he spent eight years at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth. His duties with the News will include covering news out of Hammond and Roberts along with action from St. Croix County court system. He lives in Roberts with his wife and two daughters. 
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