Local Briefs

Seasonal animals arrive at Irvine Park

CHIPPEWA FALLS – The seasonal animals have arrived at the Irvine Park zoo for the summer.

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Court Report 5/27/17

Eau Claire County

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Bachelor's Degrees 5/27/17

The following students from west-central Wisconsin have earned bachelor’s degrees:

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Dean's List 5/27/17

The following students from west-central Wisconsin have been named to the dean’s list:

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Around Town Briefs 5/27/17

GRANTS: The board of directors at the Community Foundation of Dunn County has awarded more than $35,000 in grants to 13 local charitable organizations in its first

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Man gets prison for probation violations

An Eau Claire man will spend three years in prison for violating conditions of his probation stemming from four 2016 felony convictions.

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DMV opens temporary service center near Chetek

The state Department of Transportation’s Division of Motor Vehicles will open a temporary DMV service center for those in the Barron County area affected by recent

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Crashed truck spills flour, blocks road

ELLSWORTH — A semitrailer truck carrying flour overturned on Highway 35 near the Pierce-Pepin county line at about 6:30 a.m. Thursday, spilling its load and forcing the

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Train leaks oil after engine blows

BLACK RIVER FALLS — A train locomotive apparently blew an engine and leaked oil onto the tracks and into an adjoining ditch Tuesday in Jackson County.

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German shepherd that bit man sought

The Eau Claire City-County Health Department is looking for a dog that bit a man about 5 p.m. Wednesday on the 4000 block of Hamilton Avenue.

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Menomonie area man accused of  beating woman multiple times

Charge: Man beats woman many times

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UW-EC footbridge closed for summer

Construction workers this week demolished a ramp and stairs that connected UW-Eau Claire’s footbridge to the main part of lower campus

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Man's body found from capsized canoe in Ladysmith

LADYSMITH — The body of a 35-year-old man who went missing last week after a canoe capsized on the Flambeau River in Ladysmith has been found.

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Amery man dies from crash injuries

HUDSON — An Amery man died Wednesday of injuries suffered in a weekend crash in St. Croix County, according to authorities.

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Sex offender being released June 6 in Eau Claire

A convicted sex offender will be released June 6 to an Eau Claire residence.

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