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July 23, 2019

Federal racketeering suit filed against LdF Tribal lenders
Lac du Flambeau Tribal lenders are being accused of perpetrating a usury scam with internet loans at interest rates with more than 600 percent annual percentage rate, according to a recently filed class action complaint in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. (subscriber access)
Saturday, June 22, 2019

Battery case against zoning official still pending
Five months after he allegedly hit a snowplow driver with a baseball bat, Oneida County assistant planning and zoning director Peter Wegner's misdemeanor battery case is still pending in Lincoln County. (subscriber access)
Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Tran to serve 12 days for obstructing officer investigating son's death
A former Rhinelander physician is serving a 12-day jail sentence for withholding information from local police during the investigation into the death of his toddler son back in April 2017. (subscriber access)
Monday, July 15, 2019

Tran pleads guilty to obstruction in toddler death case
A former Rhinelander physician whose former wife was convicted last fall of causing the death of his toddler son entered a guilty plea Friday afternoon to one count of obstruction an officer, a misdemeanor, resolving the criminal case against him. (subscriber access)
Saturday, July 13, 2019

Rhinelander man convicted of using a computer to facilitate a child sex crime
A 31-year-old Rhinelander man has been convicted of using a computer to set up a meeting with a person he believed to be 14 years old for the purpose of engaging in sexual acts. (subscriber access)
Saturday, July 13, 2019

Big John facing additional felony charges; murder weapon-related burglary case still pending
One of the men awaiting court action in Oneida County concerning an alleged burglary which included the gun used to kill a Lac du Flambeau man in 2017 is facing more charges, this time in Vilas County. (subscriber access)
Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Buza files notice of intent to pursue post-conviction relief
The Eagle River man convicted of holding a Marshfield Clinic Minocqua Center provider hostage with a meat clever and hatchet will seek post-conviction relief. (subscriber access)

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Woman accused of theft in a business setting accepts plea agreement
A Boulder Junction woman charged with felony theft related to business expenses and being the trustee for her mother has been convicted of the crime in Vilas County Circuit Court. (subscriber access)
Tuesday, July 2, 2019

State Supreme Court upholds laws enacted in extraordinary session
On a 4-3 vote along ideological lines, the state Supreme Court last week reversed a lower court decision invalidating so-called lame duck laws enacted last December in an Extraordinary Session of the Legislature, a session that had been challenged as unconstitutional. (subscriber access)
Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Spooner man accused of sexually assaulting teen at local water park
A 49-year-old Spooner man is facing a sexual assault charge in Oneida County Circuit Court after a teenage female reported he touched her genitals while the two were in the hot tub at The Waters of Minocqua water park. (subscriber access)
Saturday, June 29, 2019

Metz requests bond modification for inpatient treatment in vehicular homicide case
A Vilas County Circuit Court judge has signed off on a temporary bond condition for a Rhinelander man accused of causing a head-on crash that killed a Manitowish Waters man last winter. (subscriber access)
Saturday, June 29, 2019

Judge denies request for bond reduction in Iliopoulos case
A judge on Monday rejected a defense motion to reduce the $50,000 cash bond set in the case of a Tomahawk man accused of sexually assaulting a 10-year-old Northwoods Community Elementary School (NCES) student last November. (subscriber access)
Thursday, June 27, 2019

Man convicted of negligent homicide sentenced to one year incarceration
For what the presiding judge called an "unspeakable tragedy," a 21-year-old Hazelhurst man was issued an imposed prison sentence Monday afternoon in Vilas County Circuit Court following a conviction on a charge of negligent homicide. (subscriber access)

Thursday, June 27, 2019

Supreme Court won't hear Martinson appeal
The Wisconsin Supreme Court will not review the sentencing decision in the double homicide case of Ashlee Martinson, the young Oneida County woman convicted of murdering her mother and stepfather in their rural Piehl home in March 2015. (subscriber access)
Thursday, June 20, 2019

Michigan man charged in Oneida County internet child sex sting
A 28-year-old Crystal Falls, Mich. man has been charged in Oneida County Circuit Court with attempting to use a computer to facilitate a child sex crime and attempted sexual assault of a child under the age of 16. (subscriber access)
Thursday, June 20, 2019

Court says records must be provided electronically, if requested
In a major open-records decision earlier this month, a state court of appeals has ruled public records which exist electronically must be provided in electronic format when a records' requester asks for them in that format. (subscriber access)
Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Buza sentenced to prison in false imprisonment case
A 71-year-old Eagle River man was sentenced to prison Wednesday in Oneida County Circuit Court, one year after he held a Minocqua nurse practitioner hostage under the threat of torture and pain. (subscriber access)
Saturday, June 15, 2019

Rhinelander man pleads not guilty in drug-related vehicular homicide case
A 19-year-old Rhinelander man entered not guilty pleas in Vilas County Circuit Court June 6 to homicide by a vehicle with the use of a controlled substance, possession of narcotics, possession of methamphetamine and causing injury while under the influence, a misdemeanor, in addition to first offense driving while intoxicated. (subscriber access)
Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Sex offender to be released in Gleason
A convicted sex offender will be released from a treatment facility later this month and is expected to reside in Gleason. (subscriber access)
Saturday, June 8, 2019

Woodruff man charged in online child sex sting enters not guilty pleas
A 20-year-old Woodruff man accused of using a computer to arrange a sexual encounter with an undercover sheriff's detective posing as a 15-year-old female has entered not guilty pleas to two felony charges. (subscriber access)
Saturday, June 8, 2019

Four charged in St. Germain drug case enter pleas
Four people arrested following an investigation of an alleged "drug-trafficking place" in St. Germain are at various places in the criminal justice system in Vilas County Circuit Court. (subscriber access)
Thursday, June 6, 2019

St. Germain woman accused of injuring three children in OWI case
Following an April one-car rollover crash that left four injured, including three children, a 51-year-old St. Germain woman is facing six felonies in Vilas County Circuit Court. (subscriber access)
Thursday, June 6, 2019

Labahn vehicular homicide case nearing resolution
The case against a 22-year-old Mount Prospect, Ill. man accused of homicide by intoxicated use of a motor vehicle in connection with the death of his 23-year-old passenger in a June 2018 car crash in the town of Three Lakes is nearing a resolution. (subscriber access)
Saturday, June 1, 2019

Eagle River man charged with exposing child to harmful materials
A 47-year-old Eagle River man has been charged with exposing a child to harmful materials after he allegedly sent two photos of his genitals to an Oneida County deputy posing as a 15-year-old girl. (subscriber access)
Saturday, June 1, 2019

Tran requests more time to obtain lawyer to handle appeal
A former Newbold resident convicted of reckless homicide in the death of her toddler stepson has filed a motion asking the 3rd Circuit Court of Appeals in Wausau for more time to obtain an attorney to represent her as she seeks post-conviction relief. (subscriber access)
Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Stardust files motion 11 years after conviction
A Milwaukee man convicted of sexually assaulting a music student in Vilas County back in 2003 is seeking a new trial. (subscriber access)
Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Minocqua man pleads not guilty to threatening deputy's life, family
A Minocqua man pled not guilty in Vilas County Circuit Court Wednesday to felony charges of threatening a deputy following an arrest last week. (subscriber access)
Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Judge sets deadlines in toddler death case
The case against a 29-year-old Rhinelander woman accused of first-degree reckless homicide in the death of her 20-month-old stepson last April has not yet reached the trial stage but deadlines were set Tuesday for attorneys on both sides to disclose experts. (subscriber access)
Thursday, October 19, 2017

Eagle River man charged with homicide in September shooting
An Eagle River man accused of killing a 20-year-old Conover man after firing a gun he thought was unloaded has been charged with homicide by intoxicated use of a weapon (restricted controlled substance) and homicide by negligent handling of a dangerous weapon.
Thursday, October 19, 2017

Rhinelander man charged with sexually assaulting teen
A 30-year-old Rhinelander man has been charged with second-degree sexual assault and sexual intercourse with a child. (subscriber access)
Thursday, October 19, 2017

Two Rhinelander residents arrested for drugs, child neglect
The North Central Drug Enforcement Group Task Force (NORDEG) and the Oneida County sheriff's office arrested two Rhinelander residents Sept. 22 on drug and child neglect charges. (subscriber access)
Tuesday, October 17, 2017

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