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Arrest Made in Fatal Barron County Hit and Run

A Barron, Wisconsin, man has been arrested in connection with the hit-and-run death of a 26-year-man, the Barron County Sheriff's Office said.

The sheriff's office said it arrested 33-year-old Jim Lo Thursday afternoon. He is in the Barron County Jail.

Body of Missing La Crosse Man Found on Wisconsin River Bank

The body of a missing La Crosse man has been found on the banks of the Wisconsin River.
Wisconsin Dells police say a kayaker found the man's body Thursday afternoon under a rocky cliff near the Kilbourn dam. Authorities say injuries to John Dwyer's body appear to be consistent with a fall.

4 Wis. Teens Facing Charges After 'Sex Party'

Four middle school students are facing criminal charges after authorities say they recorded themselves at a so-called sex party that took place at a Brown Deer home during winter break.

Wisconsin Authorities Search for Car that Hit, Killed Man

A 26-year-old man is dead after he was struck by a vehicle Thursday morning, the Barron County Sheriff's Office said.

It happened at 7:22 a.m. on Wisconsin Highway 8 near 3 3/4 Street, near Upper Turtle Lake between Almena and Turtle Lake.

Logan L. Paulson of Almena, Wisconsin, was pronounced dead on the scene.

Flu Eases its Grip on Minnesota

The flu appears to be easing up across the state, according to the recent flu report from the Minnesota Department of Health.

During the week ending Jan. 25, the flu spread is “regional,” which is a step below “widespread.”

Man Seriously Hurt after Crash with School Bus in Wisconsin

A man was seriouisly injured in a car and bus crash in Ashland, Wis. Tuesday. - Photo: Ashland Fire Department

A 49-year-old Ashland, Wisconsin, man suffered life-threatening injuries after his vehicle rear-ended a school bus Tuesday afternoon.

None of the 45 children on the bus were hurt, according to KSTP sister-station WDIO.

The Wisconsin State Patrol says the crash happened at 3:50 p.m. on Wisconsin Highway 13 near Ashland.

Sheriff: 19 Arrested at Wisconsin Cockfight Operation

Wisconsin authorities arrested 19 people who they say were spectators at a cockfight Sunday at a western Wisconsin farm.

St. Croix County Sheriff's Office responded after receiving a tip that cockfighting was going on at a farm in Glenwood Township.