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Hines' retire after 27 years of service to the County
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Over 300 private contracting firms announce opposition to Right-to-Work
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Police fatally shoot suspect after rest area murder, freeway chase
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Walker championing tax relief while WTA says we're now 12th highest
Blaisdell: Helping veterans was a calling, a joy
crime and courts
Ellsworth grapplers hold at No. 1 spot
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UW to hold press conference to announce Chryst's hiring
Prescott boys' hoops remain unbeaten, Ellsworth remains winless
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUNDUP: Parker out for the year with torn ACL
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Blackhawks score late in defeating Wild
Holiday recital Friday in Prescott at UCC
Animal sleepover at Prescott Library
It's a good fit, says pastor
Rommel recognized for 25 years of service to Shrine
Writer fictionalizes real-life dog characters for kids
arts and entertainment
FORECLOSURE: Wells Fargo v. Kayla M. Tully, Case No. 14-CV-70
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/17/14 Special Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 11/12/14 Board Meeting Minutes
FORECLOSURE: FNMA v. Brett Zentzis, Case No. 14-CV-178
FORECLOSURE: CitiMortgage Inc. v. Robert L. Eliason; Case No. 14-CV-154
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Fond du Lac
October 8, 2009
Woman settles lawsuit regarding California spinach
After three years a Fond du Lac woman has settled her lawsuit against California growers and shippers of spinach. Jane Majeska is 85 years old. She became sick in August 2006, after eating E. coli-tainted spinach packaged by Dole. The nationwide outbreak killed three people,...
October 8, 2009 - 9:00am
September 18, 2009
Man in Fond du Lac Krazy Glue incident gets probation
The Fond du Lac man who had his sex organ glued to his stomach as revenge for cheating was put on two years of probation Thursday for unrelated offenses. Donessa Davis, 37, struck a plea deal in Fond du Lac County, in which he was convicted of two counts of misdemeanor battery instead...
September 18, 2009 - 9:00am
September 10, 2009
Fond du Lac County Board borrows and taxes to help keep Mercury Marine
The Fond du Lac County Board has agreed to borrow $50 million to help its largest employer stay in town. And they approved a 0.5 percent sales tax to pay off the loan. It's part of an effort to keep Mercury Marine afloat. The company's union did its part last Friday, by approving...
September 10, 2009 - 9:00am
September 9, 2009
Fond du Lac man tells judge he was ambushed before Krazy Glue attack
The Fond du Lac man who had his sex organ glued to his stomach said he was ambushed for cheating, after he went to a motel to play out a bondage fantasy with a girlfriend. Donessa Davis, 37, spent 90 minutes on the witness stand yesterday, at a Calumet County Circuit Court hearing...
September 9, 2009 - 9:01am
September 5, 2009
Woman sues after battling E. coli traced to spinach
E. coli in the spinach made her sick. Now, an 85 year old woman from Fond du Lac is suing the California growers and shippers responsible for the product. Jane Majeska says she was hospitalized and put on a tube and ventilator after eating Dole spinach three years ago. The E....
September 5, 2009 - 12:15pm
July 23, 2009
Domestic partnership fees challenged in Fond du Lac
It was supposed to be about setting fees for registry of domestic partnerships, but a debate by the Fond du Lac County Board Tuesday night developed into a discussion about a state mandate some feel is unconstitutional. Supervisor Jim Kiser told board members he couldn't go along...
July 23, 2009 - 9:03am
July 15, 2009
Fond du Lac man accused of strangling girlfriend; his mother also jailed
Prosecutors in Fond du Lac said a man strangled his girlfriend, and got his mother and a friend to help burn her body and dump the ashes in Lake Winnebago. Brandon Mueller, 36, his mother Nancy Pinno, 53, and Donald Worth, 48, are all in jail. Pinno is being held on a $250,000...
July 15, 2009 - 9:00am
February 9, 2009
Authorities to release more info on 33-year-old murder
Authorities in Fond du Lac will say more today about a murder which took almost 33 years to solve. Police arrested Thomas Niesen, 53, of Ashwaubenon last week for the death of Kathleen Leichtman, 19. She was from Milwaukee, and she went to Fond du Lac in July of 1976 to start...
February 9, 2009 - 12:00am
October 23, 2008
Fond du Lac adopts a smoking ban
Fond du Lac is the latest Wisconsin city to adopt a total public indoor smoking ban. The vote was 4-3 Wednesday night to add taverns and other workplaces to a ban that had already covered restaurants. It's expected to take effect in early February. The vote followed four hours...
October 23, 2008 - 12:00am