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Archive for December, 2012

Female Police Officer Gunned Down In Wisconsin

Wednesday, December 26th, 2012

Wisconsin authorities are looking into the death of a suburban Milwaukee police officer who was killed on duty. Wauwatosa Lt. Gerald Witkowski told the Associated Press that dispatchers unsuccessfully tried to reach 30-year-old Jennifer Lynn Sebena for a call about 3 a.m. Monday. Officers started looking for her and found her dead with several gunshot [...]

Sunday Start Time Moved Back For Marquee Matchup: Packers @ Vikings

Wednesday, December 26th, 2012

One of the biggest games in the NFL’s week 17 slate will be played at Mall of America Field this Sunday when the Vikings host the Packers. At stake is a possible first round bye for Green Bay, a playoff berth for the Vikes, and NFL history.

MN Woman Sentenced To Life In Prison For Ex-Husband’s Murder

Tuesday, December 25th, 2012

A Minnesota woman who pleaded guilty to murdering her ex-husband and is suspected of also killing her boyfriend has been sentenced to life in prison without parole. In November, 39-year-old Angelina Omara of Cold Spring, MN. pleaded guilty to first-degree murder in the death of James Omara. She was sentenced on Friday in Benton County [...]

MN Man Charged In Grand Rapids Double Shooting

Tuesday, December 25th, 2012

A 26-year-old Bovey man has been charged in a Grand Rapids double shooting that left two people critically injured Saturday. William Levi Payne was charged with eight felony counts, including two counts of first-degree attempted murder, one count of kidnapping, one county of terroristic threats, two counts of first-degree burglary, one count of second-degree assault [...]

Wisconsin’s Wolf Hunt Season Closing Today

Sunday, December 23rd, 2012

According to the Department of Natural Resources, hunters and trappers in Zone three are within one of the quota. The wolf harvest quota for Zone three was 18 wolves. The 17th wolf was harvested Friday.

Man Dies After Being Stabbed In Duluth

Sunday, December 23rd, 2012

A 54-year-old man has died after being severely stabbed Friday night. Duluth police say that the man staggered to a neighbor’s apartment Friday night saying he’d just been stabbed and asking the neighbor to call for an ambulance. The victim was taken to the hospital, where he later died. His name hasn’t been released pending [...]

Two People In Critical Condition Following Double Shooting In Grand Rapids

Sunday, December 23rd, 2012

A male suspect is in jail after a man and woman were found shot at a home in Grand Rapids. According to authorities, Grand Rapids police responded to a shooting at about 8:30pm on Saturday. When officers arrived, they discovered the man and woman that had been shot. The two victims were transported to an [...]