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Regional powerhouse - news-shield.com
After going 15 years without a regional volleyball title, the Cameron Comets have rattled off three straight Div. 3 titles, securing the third with a sweep of Bloomer Saturday, Oct. 25. Pictured are: row one (from left), Kenzie Otto, Brooke Hom, Carli ...
Bayer aspirin - news-shield.com
With coach Mary Brion looking on, Cameron senior Ashlee Bayer unleashed some tough medicine into the Bloomer defense during the Comets’ sweep of Bloomer in the regional title match Saturday night, Oct. 25.
Regional champions - news-shield.com
The Barron Golden Girls defeated Ashland 3-0 to win a Div. 2 regional championship Saturday night, Oct. 25. Pictured are: row one (from left), Caitlyn Severson, Sydney Clemens, Gina Forehand, Alyssa Misselt, manager Ocean Wells; row two, Jolene Lansin ...
Golden moment - news-shield.com
The Golden Girls celebrated after sweeping Rice Lake in a regional semifinal Thursday night, Oct. 23. Pictured are: (from left) Rylee Hanson, Gina Forehand, Brionna Hacken, Kristin Doriott and Alyssa Misselt.
Sendoff for Soccer Bears - news-shield.com
Barron-Maple Grove Fire Department provided an escort out of town Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, as the Barron High School boys soccer team departed for the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association state tournament in Milwaukee. Barron will play its first ...
What’s the charge for gun threat? Options apparently limited to disorderly conduct - news-shield.com
Law enforcement authorities in Barron County said they plan to ask for stiffer penalties after finding out that a Barron High School student can only be charged with disorderly conduct for allegedly writing a gun-related threat on a bathroom wall.
Comets sweep away regional foes - news-shield.com
The Cameron volleyball team earned the Div. 3 WIAA regional title in grand style, sweeping Chetek-Weyerhaeuser, Hurley and Bloomer out of the Cameron gym to win the eight-team tournament and qualify for sectional play. The top-seeded and Central Lakeland ...
Golden Girls win regional title! - news-shield.com
The Heart O’North champion Barron Golden Girl volleyball team swept Rice Lake and Ashland out of the BHS gym to win a seven-team WIAA Div. 2 regional tourney. “We have really stepped up our game this past week with our defense and reading the court ...
Man charged with taking coins from charity jugs - news-shield.com
A man from Rice Lake already facing felony drug-related charges now faces new charges after the alleged theft of change from charity donation jars at a convenience store, Barron County Circuit Court documents said. An Oct. 24 complaint identified the ...
Drug buys leads to major bust of Sumner couple - news-shield.com
Two October incidents involving the alleged purchase of methamphetamine by police informants have led to more than a dozen felony and misdemeanor charges against a pair of rural Rice Lake residents, according to Barron County Circuit Court documents.
Six criminal charges filed after Cameron traffic stop - news-shield.com
A 31-year-old New Auburn man faces six criminal charges after a traffic stop in Cameron during the early morning hours of Wednesday, Oct. 22. According to an Oct. 24 criminal complaint filed in Barron County Circuit Court, Lucas B. Lorentz, 28602 80th St ...
‘Terrible accident’ claims life of rural Dallas resident - news-shield.com
A 79-year-old rural Dallas man was the victim of an accident when he was apparently burned to death while tending a brush and trash fire Sunday, Oct. 26, according to the Barron County Sheriff’s Department. The sheriff’s department and the Barron ...
The only poll that counts scheduled Tuesday - news-shield.com
Barron County voters will go to the polls Nov. 4 to finish deciding a closely-contested seat in the Wisconsin Assembly involving residents of Washburn and Barron County, and a State Senate seat made vacant by the retirement of a veteran of more than three ...
Clearing the way - news-shield.com
Cumberland Healthcare CEO, Mike Gutsch, asked the Barron County Board of Supervisors to amend a 40-year-old resolution requiring the municipalities to run and hold the deeds to nursing homes the county built nearly half a century ago. Cumberland Healthcare ...
County board OKs sale of nursing home - news-shield.com
A nursing home deed restriction from a 40-year-old resolution was up for debate by the Barron County Board of Supervisors, Monday night, Oct. 20. The current resolution sought to amend the original deed restriction for nursing homes—which were built by ...