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Fond Du Lac Band To Spear Walleyes In 13 Lakes

The Fond du Lac Band of Chippewa has named 13 northeastern Minnesota lakes where members intend to exercise their treaty rights to spear walleyes this spring. The tribe worked with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources to set quotas and select the lakes.

04/08/2014

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Explosion-Like Sounds Rattle Fond Du Lac Residents

Some strange booms have shaken residents in Fond du Lac County. The series of explosion-like sounds rattled residents from Waupun, Campbellsport and elsewhere Tuesday and sent Fond du Lac County sheriff’s deputies out looking for a cause.

01/09/2014

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Fond Du Lac Tribal Police Seek Help Finding Missing Man

Authorities in northern Minnesota are asking for help finding a missing 22-year-old man who was last heard from late last month. Michial David Annamitta Jr. was last heard from on Nov. 23, 2013, the Fond du Lac Tribal Police Department says. He had been staying in Sawyer, Minn., about 30 miles southwest of Duluth.

12/11/2013

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Charges: Driver Leaves Boy, 3, On Bus For Hours In The Cold

A school bus driver in northeastern Minnesota is charged with child endangerment after a 3-year-old boy was left on a bus for three hours in the freezing cold.

01/26/2013

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Tribal Lands Will Be Off Limits To MN Wolf Hunters

Tribal lands will be off limits to wolf hunters when Minnesota’s wolf season opens Saturday.

10/31/2012

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16-Year-Old Arrested In Arrow Injury Case

Fond du Lac County sheriff’s officials say they believe a teenager is responsible for shooting an arrow that caused serious injuries to a 7-year-old Campbellsport girl.

06/01/2012

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Interior Dept. Nullifies Duluth’s Casino Contract

The City of Duluth has lost another fight to get some of the money from the tribal casino in its downtown district.

05/17/2012

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Wis. Police Rescue Pets From Animal Hoarder

Dozens of animals have been removed from a Wisconsin woman’s home.

04/27/2012

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Man’s Felony Conviction For Shooting Dog Upheld

A town of Fond du Lac man’s felony conviction for shooting his neighbor’s dog Shakes with a high-powered pellet gun has been upheld.

04/18/2012

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Man Trying To Get Candy Out Of Gas Tank Gets Stuck

A Fond du Lac man got his hand stuck in a car’s gas tank after he reached in to try to retrieve a Snicker’s candy bar he saw inside.

06/29/2011

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Girl, 9, Stabs Mom’s Assailant In Wis.

A criminal complaint says a 9-year-old girl stabbed a Fond du Lac man in the back as he threatened to kill the girl’s mother.

06/13/2011

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Wis. Man Plans To Eat 25,000th Big Mac

Don Gorske plans to eat his 25,000th Big Mac on the 39th anniversary of eating his first.

05/17/2011

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Police Officer In Wis. Killed, Another Wounded

One police officer has been killed and another critically wounded during a standoff at a house in eastern Wisconsin.

03/20/2011

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Fond Du Lac Band Buys Hotel For Casino Expansion

The Lake Superior Chippewa Fond du Lac Band has purchased on old hotel in downtown Duluth to expand its casino. But, plans to move forward with the expansion are on hold while the Fond du Lac Band fights with the city over its share of casino profits.

02/22/2011