Eau Claire County Newswire

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  1. Deputies respond to single vehicle roll-over west of AugustaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    On Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 5:26 a.m. the Eau Claire County Sheriff's Office responded to a single vehicle roll-over at Highway 12 and County Highway R just west of Augusta.

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  2. Area recycling programs expandingRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... to be made into new products. Dunn County isn't the only county expanding its recycling efforts. In Eau Claire County, First Choice Recycling has expanded from just collecting and recycling electronics to adding box springs and mattresses to its ...

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  3. Mock tornado watch and warning takes place on ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    ... and Severe Weather Awareness Week in Wisconsin. Tom Hurley, the emergency management coordinator at the Eau Claire County Emergency Management Department, said, "It gives people the opportunity to just have the discussion that they should have ...

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  4. Ruling looms for Amish who refused to get building permitsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... mish to proceed without permits could set precedent for other groups that do not want to follow city laws. Eau Claire County Judge Kristina Bourget indicated she would make a ruling at another date. A hearing is scheduled for July 17.

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  5. Wisconsin's next drug take-back day is SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... annual National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day happens Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. In Eau Claire, the Eau Claire County Sheriff's department will be collecting drugs at the Marshfield Clinic on Craig Road. The service is free and anonymous. The ...

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  6. County to raise level of Lake Altoona starting May 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Eau Claire County is giving some property owners near Lake Altoona until early May to make improvements before crews raise the water level.

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  7. 6 suspects unaccounted for after nearly $40K stolen in Eau Claire "Homeless" check fraud caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... check replication technology, and men persuaded by the promise of quick cash led to 16 felony charges in Eau Claire County. Police said it all starts with an organized crime group in Atlanta, Georgia that takes checks from businesses' mailboxes and ...

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  8. Wisconsin counterfeit ring recruited homeless to cash fake checks, police sayRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | TwinCities

    Seven men who police say are involved in an Atlanta-based counterfeit check ring face a total of 16 felony forgery charges in Eau Claire County.

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  9. Eau Claire transit eliminates Menomonie bus routeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... before ending late at night. Click Here for Detailed Weather Information At a meeting Wednesday night, the Eau Claire County Transit System decided to discontinue the E-12 bus route to Menomonie, which was just created last year. The Dunn County ...

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  10. New Information: Raether accused of second sexual assault in Chippewa FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Nickolas Raether, 22, of Chippewa Falls is in the Chippewa County Jail. Earlier this month, a judge set his bond at $5,000 cash.

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  11. Man arrested in Altoona standoff is chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... for Detailed Weather Information Leonard Pope, who is 28 and from Altoona, faces misdemeanor charges in Eau Claire County of bail jumping and disorderly conduct. Pope was arrested after Altoona police were called to a domestic disturbance at a home ...

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  12. Only on Sunrise: 4-H celebrates 100 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... seed corn and the women would can it," explains Sara Donnerbauer, a 4-H Youth Development Agent with Eau Claire County UW-Extension. Jake, Miranda and Sara all agree that you don't necessarily have to be a farm kid to join 4-H. You can grow up in ...

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  13. Accountants now educating tax filers on Affordable Care Act penaltiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Tuesday was the deadline to file income taxes. But next year, many people hoping to get a big refund, could see a penalty instead.

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  14. New Information: Suspect's name released in Altoona standoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... from the residence were scattered throughout the front yard. Based on previous contacts with Pope the Eau Claire County Regional Tactical Team was called to assist making entry into the residence. Leonard was found hiding in a crawl space in the ...

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  15. Man sentenced in 2012 death of teenagerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Online court records show 21-year-old Doua Vang pleaded guilty in Eau Claire County court to aggravated battery.

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  16. Alleged sexual assault linked to social networking connectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Chippewa Falls Police Investigator Robert Teuteberg has a message for parents -- keep a close eye on who your kids are talking to on the internet.

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  17. Madison band PHOX drops new single, reveals album release date, announces tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... video EP "Confetti." But it is a shiny new recording, conducted at Justin Vernon's April Base studios in Eau Claire County earlier this year. You can hear it below. PHOX also announced its first headlining North American tour, 32 shows beginning the ...

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  18. Starting the conversation about underage drinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... to their kids about the dangers of alcohol as early as third grade. Hildebrand says, on average, kids in Eau Claire County will have their first drink at the age of 13, that's why it's important for parents to start talking about alcohol sooner as ...

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  19. Only on Sunrise: Upcoming free lunch to support Special Olympics WisconsinRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... in for Special Olympics and local police officers. "We typically see the Eau Claire Police Department, the Eau Claire County Sheriff's Department, UW-Police Departments from both Eau Claire and UW-Stout. Menomonie police department has been involved ...

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  20. Eau Claire County kicks off Crime Victims' Rights WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Eau Claire County kicked off Crime Victims' Rights Week on Monday. The goal is to get the word out to people about what services are available to them if they fall victim to a crime.

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