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Prescott man pleads not guilty to reckless homicide

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A Prescott man pled not guilty to first degree reckless homicide during his arraignment hearing Tuesday in Pierce County Circuit Court.


The next court appearance for Robert John Whaley, 61, is a pre-trial conference 1:45 p.m., Monday, Oct. 28. He is accused of causing the death of his wife, Emilie Jeanne Whaley, 59, by administering a Schedule I or II controlled substance, methadone, without lawful authority.  

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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte is a reporter for the New Richmond News since February 2015. Prior to that he spent eight years at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth. His duties with the News will include covering news out of Hammond and Roberts along with action from St. Croix County court system. He lives in Roberts with his wife and two daughters. 
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