Burnett County Sheriff’s Office

Single-Car Crash In Wis. Leaves Juvenile DeadOfficials in western Wisconsin say a juvenile died Tuesday evening in a single-car crash on Highway 48.
Wis. Man Killed In Corn Chopper AccidentA Webster, Wis. man was killed in an accident involving a corn chopper Friday morning, according to the Burnett County Sheriff’s office. Authorities received a report at 11:50 a.m. of a man trapped in a corn chopper near the area of County Road N and County Road D in the town of Daniels. Michael J. Herrick, 64, was pronounced dead at the scene. He was from Webster, Wis.
Sheriff: Man, 78, Reported Missing In Burnett Co. (Wis.)The Burnett County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help to find a 78-year-old man in western Wisconsin who was reported missing on Saturday. The sheriff’s office received a report at about 8 a.m. Saturday that Ron (Ronnie) Sicard, a resident of a group home in Burnett County, had gone missing.
Police: 20-Month-Old Child Drowns In Wis. LakeAuthorities said a 20-month-old child died Tuesday after drowning in a western Wis. lake. The Burnett County Sheriff’s Office and Grantsburg Police Department responded to the incident at about 5:36 p.m. after receiving a report of a missing child.
DNR: Man Mauled By Bear In Burnett CountyA man who was attacked by a black bear in northwestern Wisconsin is recovering at a hospital in the Twin Cities. The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources says the man was attacked while out in his yard near Shell Lake Monday about 9:30 p.m.
Parents Of Girl, 3, In Neglect Case Surrender To PoliceJust days after neglect charges were filed against 33-year-old Jenna Danish and 42-year-old Thomas Williams, the two are being held in the Burnett County Jail. The couple reportedly surrendered to authorities on Sunday.
Medical Examiner: Wis. Girl Died Of Accidental DrowningA preliminary autopsy report determined that a 3-year-old girl, found dead Wednesday, died of accidental drowning, according to the Burnett County Medical Examiner.
Authorities, Volunteers Search For Missing Wis. 3-Year-OldAuthorities in Burnett County, Wis., are searching for a 3-year-old girl that apparently went missing Tuesday night.
Crews Battling Fire At Siren (Wis.) SchoolAuthorities are on the scene of an apparent fire at a school in Siren, Wis., that started late Tuesday morning.