Barron County

Crash Involving School Bus Leaves 2 Dead In Western WisconsinTwo people are dead after a car collided with a school bus in western Wisconsin Saturday afternoon, according to the Baron County Sheriff's Office.
All Bird Flu Quarantines Lifted In Wisconsin Wisconsin agriculture officials have lifted all quarantines imposed on poultry farms because of the bird flu.
Sheriff: Wis. Teacher Investigated For Inappropriate Contact With TeenA 25-year-old teacher in Cumberland, Wisconsin is being investigated for possible inappropriate contact with a 17-year-old student. The Barron County Sheriff's office says Courtney Jensen, of Cumberland, is a fifth-grade teacher and a coach in the Cumberland School District.
Sheriff: 1 Killed In Wis. Head-On Crash Involving Milk TruckOne person has died in a head-on crash involving a milk truck Tuesday morning near Cumberland, Wisconsin. The Barron County Sheriff's office says the fatal crash happened at about 6:24 a.m. on Highway 48 and 3rd Street.
Sheriff: Pedestrian Struck, Killed In Barron Co. Hit-&-RunBarron 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.
Fugitive Wis. Officer Arrested In Barron CountyThe Barron County Sheriff's Office says a Waupun police officer suspected of committing a burglary and stealing two vehicles has been arrested.
Toddlers Wander From Babysitter, Get Stuck In MarshTwo toddlers were discovered stuck in marshland in Barron County, Wis. after the two apparently wandered away from their babysitter.