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City prepares to make its 'dam' decision
Suspected hit and run leads to Roberts man's eighth OWI charge
Wisconsin roundup: Assembly considers bill allowing guns to be brought into private schools; primary polls open; more state news stories
Lubich retires from RFFD after 29 years
Scholarships available through St. Croix County Farmers Union
crime and courts
Cats ride two-game streak into playoffs
Three Wildcat wrestlers head to state
Fusion burn Spartans to advance
Shining stars: Wilcats clinch conference title
Outdoor Happenings: Crows
Local American Legion Post sets membership record
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Hospital foundation event raises more than $65K
Rita is gone, but 'Angels' carries on
River Falls Lit Crawl brings enjoyment to all
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 2/19/18 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: Referendum Forums
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2/19/18 Board of Education Meeting
SUMMONS: Westby Credit Union v. Logan Hope-Belflower; Case 18-SC-19
TOWN OF TROY: 3/1/18 Public Hearing- Great Rivers Wireless Cell Tower
Escape Salon offers space rentals in Hudson
Falls Theatre to add second screen
Hudson Physicians is pleased to welcome Amy Antonich, Family Nurse Practitioner
Photos: Chamber celebrates Olympic style
Family Dentistry Welcomes Dr. Koubsky
Place a Business Announcement
Vernon and Lucille Kelly
Pearl Elinor Olson
Margaret "Peggy" Kinney
David William Ruscher Sr.
Carol (Mielke) Bohlool
Supporting Denny McNamara
VOTE JAN 16TH
Vote for Patty Schachtner
Viewpoint: Removing wetland protections needs serious deliberation
Editorial: A free press, not a free-for-all
Wellhaven column: Transportation for Wellhaven tenants
From This Perch column: Grading Donald Trump
Letters to the editor: Renewable energy and emergency power
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February 1, 2018
Jury convicts Cottage Grove man accused of killing wife
A Cottage Grove man has been convicted of first-degree premeditated murder. Stephen Carl Allwine drugged and shot his wife, Amy Allwine, before...
February 1, 2018 - 11:09am
January 23, 2018
Trial begins for Cottage Grove man accused of murdering his wife
STILLWATER — Washington County prosecutors allege a Cottage Grove man spent months plotting his wife's murder rather than divorce her...
January 23, 2018 - 3:12pm
December 31, 2009
Murder victim identified
Two people found dead in a Little Black home in Taylor County have been identified as Donald and Margaret Soyk, both 48. Sheriff Bruce Daniels says he does not believe anyone else was involved in the incident, which happened Dec. 29. Investigators said Donald Soyk apparently killed...
December 31, 2009 - 10:27am
December 8, 2009
Police find murder suspect dead
Dane County Coroner Raymond Wosepka (woh SEP kuh) confirms the dead man found in an SUV Monday morning was murder suspect Tyrone Adair. A search for Adair had gone nationwide after two double murders last week. Police had been looking for Adair since the bodies of an ex-girlfriend...
December 8, 2009 - 2:20pm
November 20, 2009
Police suspect conspiracy in Oconomowoc murder
Authorities say the murder of an Oconomowoc woman was part of an effort by her ex-boyfriend to win custody of their four-year-old son. At a news conference Thursday, Nov. 19, police said the ex-boyfriend, 41-year-old Darren Wold, conspired with his friend Jack Johnson to kill 39-year-old...
November 20, 2009 - 9:43am
October 14, 2009
Hatfield man gets life in prison for killing ex-wife, claiming she was missing
A west central Wisconsin man has been sentenced to life in prison for killing his ex-wife, and claiming she was missing while hundreds of people spent a week searching for her. A Jackson County circuit judge agreed to let Doug Sidie, 40, of Hatfield be eligible for supervised release...
October 14, 2009 - 9:48am
September 28, 2009
Steven Avery tries to convince judge today that he deserves a new trial in brutal murder
Steven Avery will try to convince a judge in Manitowoc today that he deserves a new trial in the brutal murder of Teresa Halbach. Avery said Circuit Judge Patrick Willis made a big mistake in his original trial in which he was convicted and sentenced to life in prison. Avery said...
September 28, 2009 - 9:21am
August 6, 2009
Suspect in Kenosha custard stand murder reportedly admits to crime
A suspect in the murder of a Kenosha custard stand employee has reportedly admitted the crime to a cell mate. WTMJ TV in Milwaukee obtained a search warrant that quoted Julian Miller, 28, as saying "I popped the dudes." Robert Wilde, 18, was killed, and his 43-year-old manager...
August 6, 2009 - 9:00am
July 24, 2009
Tomah man is due in court today for allegedly killing estranged wife
A western Wisconsin man is expected to appear in court today for the murder of his estranged wife. Brent Wilkinson, 37, of Tomah was arrested Thursday on possible charges of homicide and reckless endangerment. Monroe County authorities said they were called to a domestic disturbance...
July 24, 2009 - 9:02am
June 30, 2009
Steven Avery asks for a new trial in the slaying of Teresa Halbach
Steven Avery wants a new trial. The man who served 18 years in prison for a rape he didn't commit only to be convicted of killing Teresa Halbach in 2005, filed his request Monday in Manitowoc County Circuit Court. Two public defenders now represent Avery, 46. They said he should...
June 30, 2009 - 9:48am
Film festival features 1970s story of UW-Madison student/prostitute accused of murder
The annual Wisconsin Film Festival in Madison will feature a story that strikes close to home. The "Winter of Frozen Dreams" will premiere during the festival on Saturday. It's the story of Barbara Hoffman, a University of Wisconsin-Madison student who moonlighted as a prostitute...
March 30, 2009 - 9:00am
March 5, 2009
Judge says no to parole for man who killed wife
ELLSWORTH -- A state commissioner was justified in denying parole to a man who shot his wife to death 22 years ago, ruled Pierce County Judge Robert Wing last week. In May 1987, Wing sentenced Richard John Kusch, now 65, to life in prison. A jury had found Kusch guilty of first-degree...
March 5, 2009 - 8:36am
February 9, 2009
Authorities to release more info on 33-year-old murder
Authorities in Fond du Lac will say more today about a murder which took almost 33 years to solve. Police arrested Thomas Niesen, 53, of Ashwaubenon last week for the death of Kathleen Leichtman, 19. She was from Milwaukee, and she went to Fond du Lac in July of 1976 to start...
February 9, 2009 - 12:00am
December 11, 2008
23-year-old La Crosse murder case may be solved by accident
DNA evidence that was saved by accident could solve a 23-year-old murder case south of La Crosse. Authorities say they're focusing on one suspect in the 1985 death of 24-year-old Terry Dolowy, who vanished on Valentine's Day and was later beheaded. Her body was found burned in a...
December 11, 2008 - 9:00am
December 10, 2008
Stillwater grad pleads guilty to Madison murder
A 2006 Stillwater (Minn.) Area High School graduate, who moved to Madison to attend college, has admitted to murdering a Madison man in his home....
December 10, 2008 - 12:00am