A 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.
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.
A 2-year-old girl has died following a rollover crash in Bayfield County that seriously injured three other children.
Bayfield County sheriff’s officials say a woman who lived along a Lake Superior cliff fell to her death while pruning branches.
The city of Superior is flooded. University of Wisconsin-Superior spokeswoman Lynne Williams says they had to shut down campus Wednesday, because of power outages and flooded basements, some with several feet of water.
Bayfield County’s sheriff and 2 bystanders pulled a driver to safety from his burning pickup truck.
Sheriff’s officials say the cross-country skier found dead by a snowmobiler in Bayfield County last month died shortly after he was struck by a vehicle.