Showing latest news headlines from the Barron News Shield newspaper
Authorities investigate fatal hit-and-run - news-shield.com
Authorities are searching for clues in the aftermath of a fatal hit-and-run accident reported early Thursday morning, Jan. 29, 2015, near the corner of U.S. Highway 8 and 3 3/4 Street in the town of Almena, a short distance east of Upper Turtle Lake.
Barron man arrested for fatal hit-and-run - news-shield.com
A Barron man was arrested Thursday evening, Jan. 29, on suspicion of striking and killing a pedestrian on Hwy. 8 near Almena and Turtle Lake that morning. According to a press release from the Barron County Sheriff’s Office, Jim Lo, 33, of Barron, was ...
Larry J. Gill - news-shield.com
Larry J. Gill, 62, Cumberland, Wis., died Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, at his home. He was born June 7, 1952, at Cumberland to William and Irene (Balko) Gill. Larry graduated from Cumberland High School in 1970. He married Peggy Larson on Sept. 11, 1971, at Rice ...
Otto nets 1,000 in win over Barron - news-shield.com
An impressive four-minute run that closed out the second half was the difference Monday night, Jan. 26, as the Cameron girls handed Barron a 66-51 non-conference basketball loss. The entertaining game continued a back and fourth rivalry. The teams have ...
Carry on - news-shield.com
Cameron’s Jeremy Reed gave Flambeau’s Shannon Fye a ride on the way to a 4-2 victory in the 160-pound bout at Cameron Thursday night, Jan. 22. The decision put the wraps on a 57-18, conference-clinching dual meet victory over the Falcons.
Conference champions - news-shield.com
The Cameron wrestling team secured the East Lakeland Conference championship in grand fashion Thursday, Jan. 20, pinning down second place Flambeau 57-18. Pictured are: row one (from left) coach Jeff Ladd, William Warner, Ty Reinke, Michael Maresca, Kal ...
Board and a basket - news-shield.com
Barron sophomore Kristen Doriott pulled down a rebound before going back up for two points in the Golden Girls’ 66-51 loss at Cameron Monday night, Jan. 26. Also pictured are (from left) Barron’s Gina Forehand and Ashlee Bayer, Ellie O’Flanagan and ...
Big night - news-shield.com
McKenzie Otto was presented the game ball and a commemorative ball by coach Tom Moon at Monday night’s game with Barron. The Jan. 26th game was stopped for a short ceremony after Otto made a three-point shot to reach the milestone of 1,000 points.
Milestone moment - news-shield.com
Cameron senior McKenzie Otto slipped between Barron’s Alyssa Misselt (left) and Kristen Doriott for a shot Monday night, Jan. 26, in the Comets’ 66-51 non-conference home win. Otto surpassed 1,000 career points with a first quarter three-pointer.
Senior tip - news-shield.com
Barron senior Alyssa Misselt controlled the opening tip over Cameron senior Ashlee Bayer Monday night, Jan. 26. The Comets pulled ahead late in the first half and held Barron at bay for 66-51 home win.
Nancy L. Maurina - news-shield.com
Nancy L. Maurina, 81, Zephyrhills, Fla., passed away Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. She was born and raised in Milwaukee, Wis. Nancy was a graduate of Washington High School, then UW-Stout in Menomonie, where she studied dietetics, a relatively new field of ...
Louise E. Burton - news-shield.com
Louise E. Burton, 87, Dallas, Wis., died Monday, Jan. 12, 2015, at Dallas Care and Rehabilitation. She was born June 5, 1927, to Clifford and Louise (Mayhew) Lehman at Yamhill, Ore. Louise is survived by her husband M.W. Burton; a son M. Burton; daughters ...
Betty Marie Carlson - news-shield.com
Betty M. Carlson, 88, Chetek, Wis., formerly of Barron, passed away Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, at Knapp Haven Nursing Home, Chetek. Betty was born Feb. 4, 1926, to Ludvig and Martha (Talhke) Funk at Rice Lake. She grew up in the Rice Lake area and graduated ...
Sleeping driver faces meth, coke possession charges - news-shield.com
A Cameron man faces three drug possession charges and one bail jumping charge after being found asleep at the wheel on U.S. Highway 8, east of County Highway SS, in the early morning hours of Tuesday, Jan. 20. According to a criminal complaint filed ...
Facebook used to help crack felony theft case - news-shield.com
Four people from Chippewa Falls are facing felony retail theft charges in connection with an incident at the Rice Lake Walmart during July 2014, according to Barron County Circuit Court documents. A complaint filed Jan. 15, 2015, identified the defendants ...