When the Chippewa County Traffic Safety Commission held it’s quarterly meeting on Thursday, Jan. 10, two members of the public spoke to the commission about the need for safety improvements at the intersection of highways 40 and 64 on the north side of Bloomer. Prior to the meeting a petitio… Read more
There's a lot about the abduction of Jayme Closs that won't be shared with the general public as yet, Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald said when he spoke with reporters in a late-afternoon press briefing Friday, Jan. 11, 2019. Read more
Dramatic eye-witness video captures the moment when a van strikes a pedestrian and then speeds off, early Sunday morning, Aug. 22, 2018, in Rice Lake. Read the story here. Video courtesy of Michael Grady.