A 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.
Glenn Rolloff instantly knew something bad was happening when he saw the police and fire trucks speed into his Grantsburg neighborhood. His home is along the meandering and shallow Wood River which is dammed to form Memory Lake.
A Wisconsin couple was in court Wednesday afternoon, facing charges of neglect after their 3-year-old daughter drowned near their home last month.
The parents of a 3-year-old girl who accidentally drowned in Danbury last month are now charged with neglect in her death.
The Chief Medical Examiner for Burnett County confirmed that the 3-year-old Reena Williams accidentally died by drowning last month near her Danbury, Wis. home.
A St. Paul man has been arrested and an investigation is underway in a fatal crash in Wisconsin last week, according to the Burnett County Sheriff’s Department.
The body of a missing girl who went missing Tuesday night in Burnett County, Wis. has been found, according to authorities.
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is asking the state Department of Justice to prosecute two silica sand mining companies for pollution violations.
Authorities are identifying the 11-year-old girl killed during a fierce thunderstorm in northwestern Wisconsin last week. She was Mackenzie Klar of Hinckley, Minn.
Local officials are assessing the storm damage in Burnett County and residents are cleaning up after a fierce thunderstorm swept through the area that was packed with holiday campers on Friday.
The Burnett County Sheriff’s Office reported that an 11-year-old girl was killed when a tree fell on her at a campground in Burnett County.
A Minnesota woman is could go to prison after allegedly getting her 10th DWI.