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  1. Law EnforcementRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | Chisago County Press

    ... parked at Lakeview Road. December 9 there were four arrests made by Lakes Area Police and sheriff deputies, when Polk County Wisconsin sent information to Lakes Area on a possible warrant suspect residing at the Lakeview Motel. The other three were ...

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  2. Law EnforcementRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | Chisago County Press

    ... parked at Lakeview Road. December 9 there were four arrests made by Lakes Area Police and sheriff deputies, when Polk County Wisconsin sent information to Lakes Area on a possible warrant suspect residing at the Lakeview Motel. The other three were ...

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  3. Law EnforcementRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | Chisago County Press

    ... parked at Lakeview Road. December 9 there were four arrests made by Lakes Area Police and sheriff deputies, when Polk County Wisconsin sent information to Lakes Area on a possible warrant suspect residing at the Lakeview Motel. The other three were ...

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  4. Law EnforcementRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | Chisago County Press

    ... parked at Lakeview Road. December 9 there were four arrests made by Lakes Area Police and sheriff deputies, when Polk County Wisconsin sent information to Lakes Area on a possible warrant suspect residing at the Lakeview Motel. The other three were ...

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  5. Law EnforcementRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | Chisago County Press

    ... parked at Lakeview Road. December 9 there were four arrests made by Lakes Area Police and sheriff deputies, when Polk County Wisconsin sent information to Lakes Area on a possible warrant suspect residing at the Lakeview Motel. The other three were ...

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  6. Steven Walters: Right-to-work fight would "distract" from Walker presidential bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | The Janesville Gazette

    ... It's Jan. 11, 2016, in Urbandale, Iowa, a Republican-rich suburb of Des Moines. Walker is scheduled to address Polk County Young Republicans one week before Iowa's pick-a-candidate presidential caucuses. Walker is one of six Republican presidential ...

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  7. Law EnforcementRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2014 | Chisago County Press

    ... parked at Lakeview Road. December 9 there were four arrests made by Lakes Area Police and sheriff deputies, when Polk County Wisconsin sent information to Lakes Area on a possible warrant suspect residing at the Lakeview Motel. The other three were ...

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  8. Polk County sheriff doesn't expect charges in intr...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    A sheriff in northwest Wisconsin does not expect charges against a homeowner who shot and wounded an intruder just hours into the New Year. Polk County Sheriff Peter Johnson said 33-year-old Justin Schilling of Centuria was awakened by somebody pounding on his door last Thursday morning -- and he grabbed a handgun and wounded 25-year-old Derek Amoroso.

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  9. Sheriff: No charges expected in intruder shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | WIBA-AM Madison

    _ Polk County sheriff's officials don't expect charges will be filed against a homeowner who shot an intruder. A statement from Sheriff Peter Johnson says a 33-year-old Centuria man was awakened by someone pounding on his door very early on New ...

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  10. No Charges Expected in Intruder ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | WSAW

    ... so be sure to bundle up before heading outdoors. High temps today will not break zero degrees. CENTURIA, Wis.-- Polk County sheriff's officials don't expect charges will be filed against a homeowner who shot an intruder. A statement from Sheriff ...

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  11. Law enforcement pushes self-defense education for gun ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Polk County Deputies say a man was shot after he went into another's man home and assaulted him. It happened yesterday morning around 5:15 A.M. on the 400 block of 4th street in Centuria, just northeast of St. Croix Falls.

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  12. Charges not expected to be filed in Polk Co. shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    On January 1st, 2015 at 5:13 A.M., the Polk County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call from a man identified as Justin D. Schilling of Centuria. Schilling stated that he was sleeping in his residence, which is located in the 400 block of 4th Street in Centuria, WI, when he was awakened by someone pounding on his door.

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  13. News BulletinsRead the original story

    Dec 28, 2014 | Rice Lake Online

    Two men are in custody-one under guard at a hospital where he's being treated for severe frostbite-after they fled from a two-vehicle crash that they were involved in Tuesday afternoon. Shortly before 2:30 p.m., a Barron County sheriff's dispatcher received a call from a man reporting the crash at Second Street and 11th Avenue in the Town of Turtle Lake.

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  14. Law EnforcementRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2014 | Chisago County Press

    ... parked at Lakeview Road. December 9 there were four arrests made by Lakes Area Police and sheriff deputies, when Polk County Wisconsin sent information to Lakes Area on a possible warrant suspect residing at the Lakeview Motel. The other three were ...

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  15. Distraught Father Wrestled to the Ground by Deputies for Trying to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Right Wing News

    Living with the knowledge that your child was brutally raped and murdered is any child's worst nightmare. So for many people, grieving father Greg Brewer's attempt to attack his daughter's rapist and murderer , Karl Roberts, is understandable but will he now face charges for doing so? Karl Roberts was facing a competency hearing Monday when Andi Brewer's father Greg Brewer allegedly tried to get to Roberts in the Polk County Circuit Court.

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  16. Father tries to attack daughter's uncle in court who was convicted...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Distraught father 'tries to attack daughter's uncle in court' who was convicted of kidnapping, raping and killing 12-year-old Andi was the daughter of Rebecca Petty, the Rogers Republican who won the state House District 94 seat in the November general elections A father tried to attack his daughter's uncle in court who was convicted of kidnapping, raping and killing the 12-year-old in 1999. Karl Roberts was facing a competency hearing Monday when Andi Brewer's father Greg Brewer allegedly tried to attack Roberts in the Polk County Circuit Court.

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  17. Man Tries To Attack Daughter's Killer In Polk County CourtroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | 5NEWSonline.com

    The father of a murder victim jumped the partition in a Polk County courtroom Monday while trying to attack his daughter's killer, according to courthouse officials. Karl Roberts appeared in Polk County Circuit Court on Monday for a competency evaluation to determine if he could waive his post-conviction rights, following his previous murder conviction in the 1999 death of 12-year-old Andi Brewer.

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  18. Law EnforcementRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2014 | Chisago County Press

    ... parked at Lakeview Road. December 9 there were four arrests made by Lakes Area Police and sheriff deputies, when Polk County Wisconsin sent information to Lakes Area on a possible warrant suspect residing at the Lakeview Motel. The other three were ...

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  19. News BulletinsRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | Rice Lake Online

    ... 16, 2014 Benjamin A. Biron, 27, of Comstock originally accused in the death of 35-year old Michelle S. Lowe in a Polk County bar parking lot was placed on 5 years of probation with 1 year in jail following sentencing this Thursday. Biron was accused ...

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  20. News BulletinsRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | Rice Lake Online

    ... 12, 2014 Benjamin A. Biron, 27, of Comstock originally accused in the death of 35-year old Michelle S. Lowe in a Polk County bar parking lot was placed on 5 years of probation with 1 year in jail following sentencing this Thursday. Biron was accused ...

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