Polk County Newswire

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  1. Jesse Helt, Miley Cyrus' VMA Award Accepter, Turned Himself InRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | The Pordland Mercury

    Helt, the homeless 22-year-old aspiring model from Salem who accepted Miley Cyrus ' MTV Video Music Award on Sunday night, surrendered to Polk County Police yesterday and was later released on bail.

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  2. Judges, sheriffs to be sworn in this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... event, judges in the circuit will also be sworn in at the McMinn County and Monroe County courthouses and the Polk County Justice Center. Among those taking oaths will be Sandra Donaghy, who won the seat in the 10th Judicial District Criminal Court ...

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  3. DNR won't remove or kill otter that attacked 12-ye...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    ... shots as a precaution, after the otter bit and scratched her while she was getting out of Bone Lake near Luck in Polk County. The DNR could issue permits to let people shoot or trap an otter at Bone Lake, but the agency says it won't do so for now ...

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  4. Otter attacks remain rareRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | WIGM-AM Medford

    A recent otter attack in Wisconsin is a rare occurrence. They are more likely to avoid people than to attack them, but a 13-year-old Twin Cities girl was attacked by an otter on a Polk County lake over the weekend, sustaining bites, scratches and bruises.

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  5. New Information: Wisconsin won't trap otter that attacked girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Wisconsin officials say they won't remove or kill an otter that attacked a Minneapolis girl at a Polk County lake.

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  6. Otter attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | TwinCities

    Kliewer sustained bites, scratches and bruises during the attack. The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has no plans to remove or kill an otter that attacked a Minneapolis girl in a Polk County, Wis., lake over the weekend.

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  7. Wisconsin DNR asks people to record bird sightingsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | WBAY-TV Green Bay

    ... redistributed. Wisconsin officials say they won't remove or kill an otter that attacked a Minneapolis girl at a Polk County lake. Wisconsin officials say they won't remove or kill an otter that attacked a Minneapolis girl at a Polk County lake. ...

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  8. Wisconsin otter that attacked Minneapolis girl won't be trapped, DNR saysRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | TwinCities

    The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has no plans to remove or kill an otter that attacked a Minneapolis girl in a Polk County, Wis., lake over the weekend.

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  9. Wisconsin Expands Simplifile E-recording in Iowa and Polk CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... as possible, and Simplifile helps us achieve this by providing excellent reporting and document tracking," said Polk County Register of Deeds Laurie Anderson. "Documents can be accepted, filed, and returned all in one day. E-recording is not only ...

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  10. 1 Dead In Polk County CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | CBS Local

    A Wis. woman died Thursday evening after the car she was driving rolled into a ditch in Polk County, Wis.

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  11. Hail storms hit parts of Wisconsin Tuesday eveningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    McKinley in Polk County had two-and-three-quarter-inch hail, almost the size of a small softball.

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  12. Sheriff's department: Alcohol appears to be factor...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... Wilson of Frederic. A 30-year-old male passenger from Centuria was taken to a St. Paul hospital with injuries. Polk County sheriff's officials said Wilson lost control of his car on a curve at high speed on a rural road near St. Croix Falls. It flew ...

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  13. Sheriff: Speed, alcohol factors in driver's fatal late-night crash in St. Croix FallsRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... occurred about 2:45 a.m. Saturday on 200th Street just east of the St. Croix Valley Raceway, according to the Polk County Sheriff's Office. Killed was Preston Wilson, of Frederic, Wis., the Sheriff's Office said. His passenger, Anthony Kralewski, ...

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  14. Speed, alcohol believed to factors in fatal Polk County, Wis., crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | TwinCities

    ... Grand Prix he was driving left the roadway early Saturday morning in the town of St. Croix Falls, Wis. The Polk County sheriff's office said speed and alcohol are believed to be factors in the crash, which also injured a passenger. (Photo courtesy ...

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  15. Frederic man killed in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    On 7/26/14 at 2:49 a.m. the Polk County Dispatch Center received a report of a one vehicle crash on 200th Street, approximately A1 4 mile south of 160th Ave. in the Town of St. Croix Falls.

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  16. Polk County DA rules child's death an accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    ... business run by the child's father near Centuria. Wednesday -- on the one-year anniversary of Isaiah's death -- Polk County District Attorney Dan Steffen said no charges would be filed. He said he agreed with investigators who concluded that the ...

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  17. Death of Polk County boy found in trunk ruled an accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | WIGM-AM Medford

    The Polk County district attorney says the death of a two-year-old boy from rural Centuria has been ruled an accident and no charges will be filed.

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  18. Wisconsin toddlera s hot car death ruled accidentalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | WLUK-TV Green Bay

    The death of a 2-year-old boy found in the trunk of a car on his family's property in rural Centuria was ruled an accident after investigators determined he took his father's keys and climbed into the vehicle, the Polk County district attorney said Wednesday.

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  19. Wisconsin toddler's hot car death ruled accidentalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | WKOW-TV

    The Polk County District Attorney announced Wednesday that no charges will be filed in the death of Isaiah Theis.

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  20. Case closed one year after toddler's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    One year after the tragic death of a toddler in Polk County, the District Attorney there says the case is closed, and no charges will be filed.

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