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Archive for September, 2013

Deadline Approaching To Become U of M Extension Master Gardener

Tuesday, September 24th, 2013

Press Release: If you have an interest in plants and gardening and would enjoy sharing that interest with others, come grow with us! Become a University of Minnesota Extension Master Gardener in Pine County. Applications are being accepted now until October 1, 2013. Individuals selected for the program begin an internship that starts with the [...]

Five Western Wisconsin Men Arrested In Sex Trafficking Sting

Tuesday, September 24th, 2013

Five western Wisconsin men are now being charged with soliciting sex with children after investigators posted ads on Craigslist in a recent sting operation. WEAU reports three of the men are from Chippewa County, one is from Dunn County and the other is from Polk County. Late last week investigators conducted a two day sting [...]

Man Charged With Homicide By Vehicle In Pierce County Back In Court

Tuesday, September 24th, 2013

A man who’s been charged with causing a fatal crash in Pierce County was in court Monday. Online court records show a $15,000 signature bond was set for 24-year old Zebediah Tri of River Falls. Those records indicate that he’s being charged with homicide by vehicle during use of a controlled substance, and homicide by [...]

Last Call At Frederic Depot/Museum, Sunday, Oct. 6

Monday, September 23rd, 2013

Press Release: “The last day of the 2013 season at the Frederic Soo Line Depot and Frederic Area Museum will be Sunday, Oct. 6, from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Books by local authors are available including Russ Hanson, Walt Wedin, Vernon Peterson, Carol Peterson, Larry Lee Phillipson, James “Buz” Swerkstrom, Ed Emerson, Sam Jones, [...]

Level Three Sex Offender Notification Meeting Coming Sept. 30

Monday, September 23rd, 2013

The Pine County Sheriff’s Office is releasing information to the community pursuant to Minnesota Statute 244.052 regarding a Level 3 Predatory Offender. Howard Lawrence Wanna has served his sentence and legally relocated to Sandstone on September 23, 2013.

Wisconsin Republican Lawmakers Under Fire As Hunting Season Approaches

Monday, September 23rd, 2013

According to a new report out from the Associated Press, hunting opponents in Wisconsin say Republicans and the state Department of Natural Resources are “going overboard in their efforts to expand hunting in the state.” These opponents point out that since Republicans took control of state government in 2011, “they’ve launched a wolf hunt, renewed [...]

Chisago County Commissioner Report With Mike Robinson

Saturday, September 21st, 2013

Chisago County Commissioner Mike Robinson called-in to WCMP on Saturday to talk about the latest board meeting that was held on September 18. Topics included road construction updates and a life-saving moment in the county.

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