Archive for November, 2012

Wisconsin Reports Record Turnout In Nov. Election

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

Wisconsin set a voter turnout record in the Fall 2012 General Election, according to official results certified today by the Government Accountability Board.

Sandstone Chamber Christmas Bazaar Coming Saturday (Audio)

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

The Sandstone Chamber is hosting a huge Christmas Bazaar on Saturday, December 1 from 9-3 at the Old High School in Sandstone. Maria Lourey-Bowen is one of the coordinators of the event, and she spoke with our Jesse Logan about it. [Audio clip: view full post to listen]

Pioneer Report With Mike Gainor (Audio)

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

The latest edition of the Pine City Pioneer is on newsstands and editor Mike Gainor was in for his weekly preview. He told us about a story in this week’s paper involving a family who saved a hunter who was lost in the Chengwatana, and talked other topics including the local job market and some […]

Sheriff’s Report Replay

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

Car Linked To Slain Teens Also Contained Stolen Prescription Drugs

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

A car linked to two Minnesota teens who were fatally shot during an alleged home burglary on Thanksgiving Day contained prescription drugs that had been stolen from another house, authorities said Wednesday.

Federal Judge Blocks Night Hunting For Chippewa Tribe

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

A federal judge has blocked Wisconsin’s Chippewa tribes from hunting deer at night for at least the next two weeks. State Department of Natural Resources attorney Quinn Williams tells The Associated Press in an exclusive interview U.S. District Judge Barbara Crabb made the decision during a telephone status conference with state and tribal attorneys Wednesday. […]

Former Walker Aide To Accept Plea Deal Thursday

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

One of Gov. Scott Walker’s former aides is set to enter a plea deal to settle an embezzlement case. Tim Russell worked on and off for Walker between 2002 and 2010 during Walker’s stint as Milwaukee County executive. Prosecutors charged Russell in January with stealing at least $21,000 from a nonprofit group Walker asked him […]