Eau Claire County Found guilty CASTRO, Andrew A., 19, 3110 Blakeley Ave., possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver and maintaining a drug trafficking place Dec. 8, four years probation, $1,036 fine, ordered not to drink alcohol or enter taverns. Record to be expunged upon successful completion of probation. STRASSER, Paul K., 37, 428 Vine St., methamphetamine delivery Oct. 16 and possession of methamphetamine with intent to deliver Oct. 23, four years probation, $1,036
Three area residents are among the first group of winners in the 63rd annual National Merit Scholarship Program. About 1,000 high school seniors have won corporate-sponsored National Merit Scholarship awards financed by about 200 corporations, company foundations, and other business organizations. Scholarships were selected for students who advanced to the finalist level in the National Merit Scholarship competition and met criteria of their scholarship sponsors. Corporate sponsors provide
COMMUNITY GARDEN: This is the sixth year that HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital in Chippewa Falls will offer plots in its community garden to feed those in need. The plots will be ready for gardeners by mid May. Individuals and families whose budgets do not allow for fresh produce, or who struggle to put food on the table, have the opportunity to grow their own at the hospital’s community garden. People who feel they need the food are encouraged to keep their entire yield. Individuals,
The following students from west-central Wisconsin have earned advanced degrees: UW-Oshkosh Chippewa Falls: Brian Misfeldt, doctor of education.
The following students from west-central Wisconsin have been named to the dean’s list: Knox College, Galesburg, Ill. Eau Claire: Mara Lane.
Notices should be submitted to: Leader-Telegram, P.O. Box 570, Eau Claire, WI 54702. Email: email@example.com. Government Eau Claire City Council, legislative session, 4 p.m. Tuesday, council chamber, City Hall, 203 S. Farwell St. Chippewa Valley Technical College District Board, 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Business Education Center, 620 W. Clairemont Ave. Altoona City Council, 6 p.m. Thursday, City Hall, 1303 Lynn Ave. Organizations Loyal Order of Moose, progressive
Eau Claire attorney disciplined by state The state’s Office of Lawyer Regulation has suspended the law license of Eau Claire attorney Brandon Buchanan for 60 days for misconduct regarding one of his clients. Buchanan was accused of five counts of professional wrongdoing in a divorce case. According to Office of Lawyer Regulation records: Buchanan failed to deposit a payment into a trust account, failed to keep in contact with his client, never filed a Chapter 7 bankruptcy petition,
An Eau Claire woman is accused of shouting obscenities at another woman while both were using drive-thru lanes at an Eau Claire pharmacy. Lorene L.G. Harshman, 24, 1307 Fifth Ave., is charged in Eau Claire County Court with a misdemeanor count of disorderly conduct. Harshman is free on a $100 signature bond and returns to court on May 30. According to the criminal complaint: A woman told police she was in one of the drive-thru lanes at Walgreen’s on South Hastings Way in Altoona at
Editor’s note: Astronomy Update is published on the third Saturday of the month, is provided by the Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society, and is compiled by Lauren Likkel of the UW-Eau Claire department of physics and astronomy. Shut your lights off. Go look at the stars. If you are lucky enough to live in the north, you might even catch the northern lights from time to time. I grew up where on any night with no clouds, I could walk outside and look at thousands of bright
Eau Claire County Found guilty CORNEHL, Amanda L., 34, 1720 Laurel Ave., obstructing an officer March 5 and forgery Jan. 3, two years probation, $971 fine, 15 days jail, ordered to successfully complete AIM Court. ANGER, Monique M., 22, Eau Claire, possession of methamphetamine and retail theft March 28, obstructing an officer Jan. 17 and possession of marijuana Nov. 22, two years probation, $1,857 fine, 30 days jail, which will be waived pending successful completion of probation, ordered