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Fall Creek man sentenced for OWI

BLACK RIVER FALLS — A 51-year-old Fall Creek man originally charged in Jackson County Court with his fifth offense of operating a vehicle while intoxicated,

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Moulton receives award for foster care bill

State Sen. Terry Moulton, R–town of Seymour, recently received the state Department of Children and Family’s Stepping Up for Children Award, an annual award

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Danou faces GOP challenger

Retired nurse Debbie Bork of Independence recently announced that she plans to run as a Republican for the 92nd Assembly District seat held by state Rep. Chris Danou, D-

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Man convicted in house fire case

BLACK RIVER FALLS — A second man has been convicted of felonies in Jackson County Court related to a house fire while two people were inside.

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Eau Claire man faces child abuse charges

A 35-year-old Eau Claire man is facing a felony charge of physically abusing a child, intentionally causing bodily harm.

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Rusk County official leaving for job in Minn.

LADYSMITH — Rusk County Clerk/‚ÄčAdministrative Coordinator Denise Wetzel is resigning her positions for a job in Minnesota, effective May 31.

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Non-U.S. citizen charged with voter fraud

CHIPPEWA FALLS — A Chippewa Falls resident who is not a U.S. citizen has been charged with voter fraud for casting a ballot in the primary April 5.

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Court Report 5/2/16

Barron County

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Dunn County motorcycle crash nets severe injuries

ELK MOUND — A motorcyclist sustained severe injuries as a result of a crash Saturday night on Highway 29, near Highway H, in the Dunn County town of Elk Mound.

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Charges: Man drank urine

HUDSON — A 68-year-old rural New Richmond man accused of drinking a child’s urine several times in recent years has been charged with three counts of first

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Court Report 5/1/16

Eau Claire County

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Bulletin Board 5/1/16

Notices of government meetings and events of communitywide interest should be submitted to: Leader-Telegram, P.O. Box 570, Eau Claire, WI 54702-0570. They also can be

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Around Town Briefs 5/1/16

LINE DANCING: A line dancing class, which is good for improving balance and stamina and relieving stress, will be held from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at the L.E. Phillips

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Marriage Licenses 5/1/16

These couples have applied for marriage licenses in the following counties:

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Presto pins decline on defense shipments

National Presto Industries’ first quarter 2016 net sales were 14.4 percent lower than the same period last year, primarily due to timing of defense product shipments,

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