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Festival Roundup 7/30/15

The following festivals and community events are scheduled in west-central Wisconsin. To submit information for the list, email julian.emerson@ecpc.com.

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Charges: Woman stole funds from town

NEILLSVILLE — A 75-year-old Owen woman has been charged with two felonies for reportedly stealing $24,642 while serving as treasurer for the town of Green Grove in

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Final property tax payments due by Friday

The final installment of 2014 property taxes is due to the Eau Claire County treasurer by Friday.

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Golf event to aid Durand hospital

The Chippewa Valley Hospital golf and dinner benefit will be Thursday, Aug. 6, at Rolling Greens Golf Course in Durand.

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Osseo woman accused of driving wrong way on I-94

BLACK RIVER FALLS — A 47-year-old Osseo woman who was driving the wrong direction on Interstate 94 early Sunday had a blood alcohol level more than three times the

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Man faces charges after fleeing police

A man who was being sought by Altoona police earlier this week after he fled from a domestic incident has been arrested and faces six criminal charges.

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Police Report 7/30/15

City of Menomonie

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Minong man dies in one-vehicle crash

SPOONER — A Minong man is dead following a one-vehicle accident Wednesday morning on U.S. 53 near Spooner.

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Ladysmith woman dies from injuries

BALSAM LAKE — A 19-year-old Ladysmith woman died Wednesday from injuries she suffered in a head-on crash.

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Quarantines lifted on 3 poultry farms

The state Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection has lifted three quarantines on poultry farms in Chippewa, Barron and Jefferson counties that were affected

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Dean's List 7/30/15

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

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Bachelor's Degrees 7/30/15

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

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Woman faces charges after hitting pedestrian

CHIPPEWA FALLS — A woman who struck a pedestrian while driving away from a tavern June 14 in Chippewa Falls has been charged in Chippewa County Court.

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EC man sentenced for selling cocaine

An Eau Claire man will spend five years in prison for selling crack cocaine.

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BRF man faces attempted arson charge

BLACK RIVER FALLS — A 23-year-old Black River Falls man who told police he “might have” burned down his parents’ house about seven years ago

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