Barron County

(credit: CBS)

Sheriff: Pedestrian Struck, Killed In Barron Co. Hit-&-Run

Barron County officials are searching for a vehicle after a 26-year-old pedestrian was struck and killed Thursday morning. At 7:22 a.m., the Barron County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the report of a pedestrian who appeared to have been struck by a motor vehicle on Highway 8 near 3 3/4th Street, which is near Upper Turtle Lake.

01/29/2015

(credit: Burnett County Sheriff’s Department)

Fugitive Wis. Officer Arrested In Barron County

The Barron County Sheriff’s Office says a Waupun police officer suspected of committing a burglary and stealing two vehicles has been arrested.

08/07/2013

Marsh

Toddlers Wander From Babysitter, Get Stuck In Marsh

Two toddlers were discovered stuck in marshland in Barron County, Wis. after the two apparently wandered away from their babysitter.

05/07/2012