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CBS 5 Green Bay
Suspect to be charged with armed robberiesWinnebago County will charge 24 year old Phillip Thomas with six counts of arme
Suspect to be charged with armed robberies
CBS 5 Green Bay / Posted 3 days ago
Winnebago County will charge 24 year old Phillip Thomas with six counts of armed robbery. Its in regard to a series of convenience store robberies that happened in May and June of 2016. In all of the robberies, the suspect displayed a handgun and... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Charges expected in series of armed robberiesNEENAH, Wis.-- - The Winnebago County Sheriff's office says they expect to char
Charges expected in series of armed robberies
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 3 days ago
NEENAH, Wis.-- - The Winnebago County Sheriff's office says they expect to charge a man with six counts of armed robbery. The suspect, 24-year-old Phillip A. Thomas, of Neenah, currently remains in custody after being taken in for a probation... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Man arrested after standoff with policeThe taser wasn’t successful, and the suspect went back into the cabin. Deputie
Man arrested after standoff with police
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 4 days ago
The taser wasn’t successful, and the suspect went back into the cabin. Deputies then secured the area, and called in the Winnebago County SWAT team. They tried talking to the suspect for several hours. Eventually pepper spray was used, and entry... Read more
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CBS 5 Green Bay
Roundabout recommended for dangerous Winnebago County intersectionIt's being called a step in a safer direction. The Winnebago County Highway Co
Roundabout recommended for dangerous Winnebago County intersection
CBS 5 Green Bay / Posted 4 days ago
It's being called a step in a safer direction. The Winnebago County Highway Committee voted on Monday to recommend a roundabout be built at the intersection of County CB and Oakridge Road. Neighbors have petitioned for years to have something done... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Illinois law enforcement find ways to replenish Narcanedrug seizures to purchase the life-saving drug. The newspaper spoke to the dir
Illinois law enforcement find ways to replenish Narcane
SaukValley.com / Posted 4 days ago
drug seizures to purchase the life-saving drug. The newspaper spoke to the director of emergency operations for the Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office, Jerry Wiltfang. He says his agency works with Mercyhealth. Deputies replenish supplies... Read more
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CBS 5 Green Bay
Man arrested after Town of Marion standoffwent back into the cabin and deputies secured the area. Additional deputies we
Man arrested after Town of Marion standoff
CBS 5 Green Bay / Posted 4 days ago
went back into the cabin and deputies secured the area. Additional deputies were called along with the sheriff. The Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office was requested to respond with their SWAT team. They tried talking to the suspect for... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Man arrested after standoff with policeThe taser wasn’t successful, and the suspect went back into the cabin. Deputie
Man arrested after standoff with police
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 4 days ago
The taser wasn’t successful, and the suspect went back into the cabin. Deputies then secured the area, and called in the Winnebago County SWAT team. They tried talking to the suspect for several hours. Eventually pepper spray was used, and entry... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Illinois law enforcement find ways to replenish narcanedrug seizures to purchase the life-saving drug. The newspaper spoke to the dir
Illinois law enforcement find ways to replenish narcane
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 4 days ago
drug seizures to purchase the life-saving drug. The newspaper spoke to the director of emergency operations for the Winnebago County Sheriff's Office, Jerry Wiltfang. He says his agency works with Mercyhealth. Deputies replenish supplies... Read more
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Daily Herald
Land purchase would expand Kishwaukee River Forest PreserveROCKFORD, Ill. -- The 176-acre Kishwaukee River Forest Preserve could grow if W
Land purchase would expand Kishwaukee River Forest Preserve
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
ROCKFORD, Ill. -- The 176-acre Kishwaukee River Forest Preserve could grow if Winnebago County is able to buy two adjoining properties this fall. A proposed $1.1 million bond sale would ensure the purchase happens. The Rockford Register Star... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Drive-by shooting arrest made in Appletoninto a vehicle. The arrest was made at a home in Milwaukee. The suspect is bei
Drive-by shooting arrest made in Appleton
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 7 days ago
into a vehicle. The arrest was made at a home in Milwaukee. The suspect is being held in Milwaukee and will be returned to Winnebago County to face charges of Attempted Homicide, and Felon in Possession of a Firearm. NBC26 is not revealing the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Brakpan's US fraudster faces extraditionsaid King was located with the help of American authorities and was adamant tha
Brakpan's US fraudster faces extradition
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
said King was located with the help of American authorities and was adamant that she must be extradited back to Winnebago County, Wisconsin, Illinois to be sentenced for defrauding and embezzling her employer. He said it was for this... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Oshkosh police seek parents of Pollock Pool swimmmerlooking directly into the camera, according to the complaint. Frantz waived hi
Oshkosh police seek parents of Pollock Pool swimmmer
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 8 days ago
looking directly into the camera, according to the complaint. Frantz waived his preliminary hearing, and will be back in Winnebago County court for a motion hearing on September 8th. --------------------------------- The Oshkosh Police... Read more
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Daily Herald
Lake County launches voluntary inmate program aimed at ending addiction28 days. Lake County officials decided to proceed after being encouraged by the
Lake County launches voluntary inmate program aimed at ending addiction
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
28 days. Lake County officials decided to proceed after being encouraged by the reported success of a similar program in Winnebago County. Former inmates are at higher risk for death from a drug overdose because of a change in drug... Read more
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CBS 5 Green Bay
Winnebago Co. deputies look to speak with man approaching children in Omroyou have any information about this incident, or see a vehicle like this engage
Winnebago Co. deputies look to speak with man approaching children in Omro
CBS 5 Green Bay / Posted 8 days ago
you have any information about this incident, or see a vehicle like this engaged in suspicious activity, please contact the Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office at (920)236-7300 or Detective Lichtensteiger at (920)236-7375. Copyright 2016 Nexstar... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Deputies respond to suspicious incident in OmroTOWN OF OMRO, Wis.-- - Winnebago County deputies are searching for the driver o
Deputies respond to suspicious incident in Omro
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 8 days ago
TOWN OF OMRO, Wis.-- - Winnebago County deputies are searching for the driver of a of a pick up truck after receiving a call of a suspicious incident in Omro Wednesday afternoon. According to investigators, the driver pulled into a driveway and... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Police arrest three in WIU sign vandalism casestolen some time between the evening of Aug. 8 and the morning of Aug. 9.Those
Police arrest three in WIU sign vandalism case
McDonough County Voice / Posted 9 days ago
stolen some time between the evening of Aug. 8 and the morning of Aug. 9.Those arrested on McDonough County warrants by Winnebago County officers include: Jacob E. Trotter, 20, of Machesney Park, Jacob C. Robbins, 20, of Machesney Park and... Read more
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CBS 5 Green Bay
County solid waste transfer station fireFirefighters are investigating what caused a fire at the Winnebago County Solid
County solid waste transfer station fire
CBS 5 Green Bay / Posted 10 days ago
Firefighters are investigating what caused a fire at the Winnebago County Solid Waste Transfer Station on Tuesday afternoon. It happened just before 1:15 p.m. at the station on County Road Y. When firefighters arrived they found heavy smoke coming... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Lake in the Hills village administrator resigns after nearly 20 yearsdesignation from the International City/County Management Association. Sagona,
Lake in the Hills village administrator resigns after nearly 20 years
Northwest Herald / Posted 10 days ago
designation from the International City/County Management Association. Sagona, 49, lives in Cherry Valley Township in Winnebago County and has three grown children with his wife, Wendy Sagona. As of Tuesday afternoon, the position was not... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
DOT issues travel advisory ahead of Thursday's Packers game55 mph between Grant Street and Lineville Road. Temporary barrier wall at vario
DOT issues travel advisory ahead of Thursday's Packers game
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 11 days ago
55 mph between Grant Street and Lineville Road. Temporary barrier wall at various locations will cause traffic to slow. •Winnebago County •Drivers will encounter reduced speed limits on I-41 near the US 10/WIS 441/I-41 interchange. Drivers... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Kids in trouble need guidance — not shacklesSaline and Stephenson counties among those that shackle juveniles in the courtr
Kids in trouble need guidance — not shackles
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
Saline and Stephenson counties among those that shackle juveniles in the courtroom. (Cook County does not.) Authorities in Winnebago County say shackling of youths in court has gone on for at least seven years. McLean County officials say the... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Police reports for Saturday & Sunday, Aug. 13-14, 2016individual bond. Shaquanteia T. Andrews, 32, of Rockford; 8:56 p.m. Saturday o
Police reports for Saturday & Sunday, Aug. 13-14, 2016
SaukValley.com / Posted 12 days ago
individual bond. Shaquanteia T. Andrews, 32, of Rockford; 8:56 p.m. Saturday on state Route 39 in Ogle County; unspecified Winnebago County warrant; taken to Ogle County Jail, posted $300 and was released. Thomas T. Andrews, 32, of Loves Park;... Read more
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iol.co.za
US fugitive’s secret life in Brakpanestate agent, much less her neighbour. Now local authorities are working around
US fugitive’s secret life in Brakpan
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
estate agent, much less her neighbour. Now local authorities are working around the clock to have her extradited back to Winnebago County in Illinois. This week, the 44-year-old, who fled the US just before being sentenced for fraud and... Read more
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CBS 5 Green Bay
Travel warning to Packer fans heading to Green Bayto 55 mph between Grant Street and Lineville Road. Temporary barrier wall at va
Travel warning to Packer fans heading to Green Bay
CBS 5 Green Bay / Posted 14 days ago
to 55 mph between Grant Street and Lineville Road. Temporary barrier wall at various locations will cause traffic to slow. Winnebago County Drivers will encounter reduced speed limits on I-41 near the US 10/WIS 441/I-41 interchange. Drivers should... Read more
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Daily Herald
Lauzen: How much time will Kane County prosecutors spend on Laquan McDonald case?she said. Besides Gleason, McMahon will use Kane County assistant state's atto
Lauzen: How much time will Kane County prosecutors spend on Laquan McDonald case?
Daily Herald / Posted 15 days ago
she said. Besides Gleason, McMahon will use Kane County assistant state's attorneys Joe Cullen and Dan Weiler, and Winnebago County First Assistant State's Attorney Marilyn Hite. They will prosecute Jason Van Dyke, a white Chicago police... Read more
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CBS 5 Green Bay
Early morning crash closes long stretch of I-41 in Winnebago CountyA large portion of I-41 in Winnebago county was shut down Wednesday morning aft
Early morning crash closes long stretch of I-41 in Winnebago County
CBS 5 Green Bay / Posted 16 days ago
A large portion of I-41 in Winnebago county was shut down Wednesday morning after a crash. I-41 southbound was closed off at Winchester road in Neenah. The semi crash occurred on I-41 and Winneconne Ave. and held up traffic throughout the... Read more
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CBS 5 Green Bay
Suspect sought after burglary at Oshkosh schoolthe Oshkosh Police Department at (920) 236-5700. If you have information and wi
Suspect sought after burglary at Oshkosh school
CBS 5 Green Bay / Posted 17 days ago
the Oshkosh Police Department at (920) 236-5700. If you have information and wish to remain anonymous, please contact the Winnebago County Crime Stoppers at (920) 231-8477; text IGOTYA and your tip to 274637; or click here to send your... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Dixon woman files wrongful death suit in husband's deathtruck for Landmark, dumped his load of construction materials onto Trevino and
Dixon woman files wrongful death suit in husband's death
SaukValley.com / Posted 18 days ago
truck for Landmark, dumped his load of construction materials onto Trevino and his truck, according to the suit filed in Winnebago County Circuit Court. He died as a result of blunt force to the abdomen and chest, the Winnebago county coroner... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Rockford lawsuit targets Gov. Rauner's 'turnaround agenda'Gov. Rauner's 'turnaround agenda' Posted Aug. 8, 2016 at 7:00 AM Posted Aug.
Rockford lawsuit targets Gov. Rauner's 'turnaround agenda'
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 18 days ago
Gov. Rauner's 'turnaround agenda' Posted Aug. 8, 2016 at 7:00 AM Posted Aug. 8, 2016 at 7:00 AM ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — A Winnebago County courtroom is the setting for a struggle over Gov. Bruce Rauner's so-called turnaround agenda.A lawsuit by... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Emerald Ash Borer found in Oshkoshbranches spouting low on the trunk, cracked bark, and woodpeckers pulling at th
Emerald Ash Borer found in Oshkosh
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 21 days ago
branches spouting low on the trunk, cracked bark, and woodpeckers pulling at the bark to get the insect larvae beneath it. Winnebago County has been under a quarantine since 2013 which means wood cannot be moved out of the county in an effort to... Read more
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Daily Herald
McMahon's challenge:First Assistant State's Attorney Jody Gleason; Kane County Assistant State's At
McMahon's challenge:
Daily Herald / Posted 22 days ago
First Assistant State's Attorney Jody Gleason; Kane County Assistant State's Attorneys Joe Cullen and Dan Weiler; and Winnebago County First Assistant State's Attorney Marilyn Hite Ross. "He couldn't have put together a better team. It's the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Special prosecutor named for Laquan McDonald murder caseshooting the teenager. After the hearing, McMahon told reporters that three pr
Special prosecutor named for Laquan McDonald murder case
Boston Herald / Posted 22 days ago
shooting the teenager. After the hearing, McMahon told reporters that three prosecutors from Kane County and one from Winnebago County will assist him in the case. "I and this team have one goal in this case, that is to find the truth, to... Read more
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Salon.com
Special prosecutor named for Laquan McDonald murder caseshooting the teenager. After the hearing, McMahon told reporters that three pr
Special prosecutor named for Laquan McDonald murder case
Salon.com / Posted 22 days ago
shooting the teenager. After the hearing, McMahon told reporters that three prosecutors from Kane County and one from Winnebago County will assist him in the case. “I and this team have one goal in this case, that is to find the truth, to... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Special prosecutor named for Laquan McDonald murder caseshooting the teenager. After the hearing, McMahon told reporters that three pr
Special prosecutor named for Laquan McDonald murder case
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 22 days ago
shooting the teenager. After the hearing, McMahon told reporters that three prosecutors from Kane County and one from Winnebago County will assist him in the case. "I and this team have one goal in this case, that is to find the truth, to... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Special prosecutor named for Laquan McDonald murder caseshooting the teenager. After the hearing, McMahon told reporters that three pr
Special prosecutor named for Laquan McDonald murder case
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 22 days ago
shooting the teenager. After the hearing, McMahon told reporters that three prosecutors from Kane County and one from Winnebago County will assist him in the case. "I and this team have one goal in this case, that is to find the truth, to... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Special prosecutor named for Laquan McDonald murder caseshooting the teenager. After the hearing, McMahon told reporters that three pr
Special prosecutor named for Laquan McDonald murder case
Northwest Herald / Posted 22 days ago
shooting the teenager. After the hearing, McMahon told reporters that three prosecutors from Kane County and one from Winnebago County will assist him in the case. "I and this team have one goal in this case, that is to find the truth, to... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Special prosecutor named for Laquan McDonald murder caseshooting the teenager. After the hearing, McMahon told reporters that three pr
Special prosecutor named for Laquan McDonald murder case
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 22 days ago
shooting the teenager. After the hearing, McMahon told reporters that three prosecutors from Kane County and one from Winnebago County will assist him in the case. "I and this team have one goal in this case, that is to find the truth, to... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Special prosecutor named for Laquan McDonald murder caseshooting the teenager. After the hearing, McMahon told reporters that three pr
Special prosecutor named for Laquan McDonald murder case
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 22 days ago
shooting the teenager. After the hearing, McMahon told reporters that three prosecutors from Kane County and one from Winnebago County will assist him in the case. "I and this team have one goal in this case, that is to find the truth, to... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Special prosecutor named for Laquan McDonald murder caseshooting the teenager. After the hearing, McMahon told reporters that three pr
Special prosecutor named for Laquan McDonald murder case
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 22 days ago
shooting the teenager. After the hearing, McMahon told reporters that three prosecutors from Kane County and one from Winnebago County will assist him in the case. "I and this team have one goal in this case, that is to find the truth, to... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Special prosecutor named for Laquan McDonald murder caseshooting the teenager. After the hearing, McMahon told reporters that three pr
Special prosecutor named for Laquan McDonald murder case
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 22 days ago
shooting the teenager. After the hearing, McMahon told reporters that three prosecutors from Kane County and one from Winnebago County will assist him in the case. "I and this team have one goal in this case, that is to find the truth, to... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Special prosecutor named for Laquan McDonald murder caseshooting the teenager. After the hearing, McMahon told reporters that three pr
Special prosecutor named for Laquan McDonald murder case
KHQ Spokane / Posted 22 days ago
shooting the teenager. After the hearing, McMahon told reporters that three prosecutors from Kane County and one from Winnebago County will assist him in the case. "I and this team have one goal in this case, that is to find the truth, to... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Special prosecutor named for Laquan McDonald murder caseshooting the teenager. After the hearing, McMahon told reporters that three pr
Special prosecutor named for Laquan McDonald murder case
Daily Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
shooting the teenager. After the hearing, McMahon told reporters that three prosecutors from Kane County and one from Winnebago County will assist him in the case. "I and this team have one goal in this case, that is to find the truth, to... Read more
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News 8000
Small plane crash-lands in Wisconsin; no injuriesA small plane has crash-landed along a highway in Winnebago County, but officia
Small plane crash-lands in Wisconsin; no injuries
News 8000 / Posted 23 days ago
A small plane has crash-landed along a highway in Winnebago County, but officials say no one was seriously injured. WBAY-TV reports the single-engine Cessna came to a rest Tuesday night on an embankment off Highway 10, about 5 miles from Appleton... Read more
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CBS 5 Green Bay
Small plane makes emergency landing in Winnebago CountyA small plane made an emergency landing in Winnebago County Tuesday night and e
Small plane makes emergency landing in Winnebago County
CBS 5 Green Bay / Posted 23 days ago
A small plane made an emergency landing in Winnebago County Tuesday night and ended up on a highway embankment. Around 6:30 p.m. the plane ended up on the south embankment of the off-ramp to Highway 76 from eastbound Highway 10. No one onboard the... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Airplane lands near highway in Winnebago CountyThe Winnebago County Sheriff's Office responded to a plane that was forced to m
Airplane lands near highway in Winnebago County
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 24 days ago
The Winnebago County Sheriff's Office responded to a plane that was forced to make an emergency landing near Highway 10 eastbound at Highway 76. No one was hurt, according to deputies on scene, and the pilot. The pilot said there were three people... Read more
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CBS 5 Green Bay
Small plane emergency landingA small plane had to make an emergency landing in Winnebago County on Tuesday e
Small plane emergency landing
CBS 5 Green Bay / Posted 24 days ago
A small plane had to make an emergency landing in Winnebago County on Tuesday evening. It happened just before 6:45 p.m. near U.S. Highway 10 and Highway 76. Witnesses say a small plane landed in a field close to where those two roadways... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Sauk Valley trio accused of beating woman, 77, in purse-snatchingAccording to Rockford police and Winnebago County Court and jail records: Ther
Sauk Valley trio accused of beating woman, 77, in purse-snatching
SaukValley.com / Posted 24 days ago
According to Rockford police and Winnebago County Court and jail records: Theresa L. Calhoun, 22, of Rock Falls, and Eric N. Stamper, 23, of Cicero, were arrested around 1:30 p.m. Thursday in Cicero, while Stephanie A. (Ingersoll) Lopez, 29, of... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Utility pole falls on top of Valley squad carNEENAH, Wis. -- - Deputies say a medical condition may be the cause of an accid
Utility pole falls on top of Valley squad car
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 25 days ago
NEENAH, Wis. -- - Deputies say a medical condition may be the cause of an accident in Neenah that damaged a Winnebago County Sheriff's Department squad car. According to a news release, the accident happened around 9:40 PM Sunday night as a deputy... Read more
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CBS 5 Green Bay
Oshkosh Police investigating drive-by shootingasked to contact the Oshkosh Police Department. If you have information and wo
Oshkosh Police investigating drive-by shooting
CBS 5 Green Bay / Posted 25 days ago
asked to contact the Oshkosh Police Department. If you have information and would like to remain anonymous, please contact Winnebago County Wide Crime Stoppers at (920) 231-8477 or text IGOTYA and you crime tip to 274637 or go to... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Oskosh PD investigating suspected drive-by shootingp.m. Sunday. Police are looking for any information pertaining to the incident
Oskosh PD investigating suspected drive-by shooting
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 25 days ago
p.m. Sunday. Police are looking for any information pertaining to the incident. Anyone with information can contact the Winnebago County Wide Crime Stoppers at (920) 231-8477 or text IGOTYA and the tip to 274637. The incident is under... Read more
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CBS 5 Green Bay
Travel advisory issued for Packers Family Nightto 55 mph between Grant Street and Lineville Road. Temporary barrier wall at va
Travel advisory issued for Packers Family Night
CBS 5 Green Bay / Posted 28 days ago
to 55 mph between Grant Street and Lineville Road. Temporary barrier wall at various locations will cause traffic to slow. Winnebago County Drivers will encounter reduced speed limits on I-41 near the US 10/WIS 441/I-41 interchange. Drivers should... Read more
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