Head-On Collision With Semi In Bayfield County, Wisconsin Leaves 1 DeadAccording to a release from the Wisconsin State Patrol, 54-year-old Dean Lusikka from Iron River, Wisconsin was westbound on Highway 2 when he lost control of his pickup truck on a slippery patch near Crooked Lake Road just before midnight.
2-Year-Old Wisconsin Boy Dies After Being Run OverAuthorities in northern Wisconsin say a 2-year-old boy has died after he was run over.
Minnesota Man Dies In Wisconsin ATV CrashA Minnesota man has died after crashing an all-terrain vehicle into a tree in northwestern Wisconsin. The Bayfield County Sheriff's Department says 37-year-old Matthew Losen of Cottage Grove, Minnesota, and a group of friends were riding ATVs Friday when Losen went off the road into the ditch and struck a tree.
Duluth Man Arrested For Drunk Driving With Child In Car In Wis.A 37-year-old Duluth man was arrested Sunday afternoon for operating a vehicle while under the influence with a child in the car in northwestern Wisconsin, according to the Wisconsin State Patrol.
Man Gets 50 Years In Prison For Killing ParentsAn Iron River man has been sentenced to 50 years in prison for killing his parents last winter. Forty-five-year-old Jim Crain Jr. was sentenced Tuesday after pleading guilty to two counts of second-degree intentional homicide.
Wisconsin Man Pleads Guilty In Parents' Killings An Iron River man has pleaded guilty to killing his parents last winter. Under a plea deal, 45-year-old Jim Crain Jr. pleaded guilty in Bayfield County to two counts of second-degree intentional homicide. WDIO-TV is recommending 15 to 20 years in prison on each count.
Apostle Islands Ice Caves To Close This WeekendAccess to the popular ice caves at the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore will be closed by Sunday night due to safety concerns, according to National Park Superintendent Bob Krumenaker. The caves, which just saw one of its longest and most popular seasons in recent memory, will close due to rapidly-changing ice conditions that pose a growing safety concern.
Son Charged In Killings Of NW Wis. Couple A 44-year-old man is charged with killing his parents in an attack in their apartment in a small Bayfield County community last weekend.
Man, Woman Found Dead In Wis. HomeA man and woman are dead after an apparent altercation inside a northwest Wisconsin home, according to authorities. The Bayfield County Sheriff's Department received a 911 call around 6:15 p.m. Saturday, for a residence in the town of Iron River.
NW Wisconsin Wildfire Consumes 8,700 Acres Authorities are investigating whether logging operations may have sparked a massive wildfire in northwestern Wisconsin that destroyed dozens of buildings and forced at least 60 people from their homes, state officials said Wednesday.
1 Child Killed, 3 Injured In Bayfield Co. RolloverA 2-year-old girl has died following a rollover crash in Bayfield County that seriously injured three other children.
Wis. Woman Found Dead At Bottom Of CliffBayfield County sheriff's officials say a woman who lived along a Lake Superior cliff fell to her death while pruning branches.