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Hundreds Turn Out To Honor Wisconsin Marine Killed In Tennessee Shooting

A small Wisconsin town has the attention of the nation Saturday. Sgt. Carson Holmquist died in the shooting rampage at the Chattanooga recruitment center last week.

07/25/2015

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Wisconsin Town Says Goodbye To Marine Slain In Tennessee

A small Wisconsin town said goodbye on Saturday to a Marine killed in the recent attack on a Navy-Marine reserve center in Chattanooga, Tennessee. A dozen members of a Marine Corps honor guard stood watch as fellow Marines in dress blue uniforms carried the coffin of Sgt. Carson Holmquist into Grantsburg Senior High School for a public visitation Saturday.

07/25/2015

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Community Gathers To Mourn U.S. Marine Killed In Chattanooga Attack

Sgt. Carson Holmquist, 25, was one of the five service members killed in a shooting at a Chattanooga military recruitment center. On Friday night, friends, family and community members staged a solemn salute in Holmquist’s hometown of Grantsburg.

07/24/2015

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Gov. Walker Halts Campaigning To Attend Marine’s Funeral

Gov. Scott Walker has canceled presidential campaign stops in North Carolina and New Hampshire so he can attend the funeral of a Wisconsin native who was one of four Marines killed in last week’s shootings in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

07/24/2015

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Family Of Slain Marine Gather To Mourn In Wisconsin Town

A small Wisconsin town came together Friday night to salute a fallen Marine.

07/17/2015

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Wisconsin Marine Killed In Chattanooga Rampage

A decorated Marine from Wisconsin was among those killed in Thursday’s shooting rampage in Tennessee. Sgt. Carson Holmquist grew up in Grantsburg, which is about an hour and a half northeast of the Twin Cities. He had served two tours of duty.

07/17/2015

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02/21/2015

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Former Teacher Pleads Guilty To Sex With Students

Washington County officials say a 36-year-old former teacher from Stillwater, Minn., pleaded guilty to having sex with two students at his home.

09/15/2014

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Wis. Woman, 61, Killed In Crash With Semi-Truck

A 61-year-old woman from western Wisconsin was killed Friday after getting into a crash with a semi-truck, according to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office. Authorities responded to the crash at about 10:19 a.m. Friday on State Highway 87 near 250th Avenue in Sterling Township.

03/24/2014

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Charges: Wis. Teacher Accused Of Sex With Female Students

A 36-year-old Stillwater man who taught at a Wisconsin high school is accused of having sex with two students from that school at his home, according to charges filed Thursday by the Washington County Attorney.

11/21/2013

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DNR Crews Continue To Work NW Wis Fire

Department of Natural Resources crews continued to secure fire lines and put out any hot spots after a planned fire unexpectedly spread in Burnett County. Crews contained the fire near Grantsburg Tuesday afternoon, but not before it consumed 600 acres beyond a planned burn area of about 500 acres.

10/02/2013

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Crews Battle NW Wis. Wildfire On State Property

Crews have stopped the spread of a fire that got out of control during a prescribed burn in northwestern Wisconsin.

10/01/2013

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Wis. Town Grieves In The Wake Of Toddler’s Drowning

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.

07/03/2013

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Police: 20-Month-Old Child Drowns In Wis. Lake

Authorities 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.

07/03/2013

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Stolen Habitat For Humanity Trailer Found In MN

A Habitat for Humanity trailer that was stolen in Western Wisconsin has now been recovered in Minnesota. The trailer full of tools was stolen last week in Grantsburg, Wis.

12/28/2012

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Thieves Rob Trailer From Habitat For Humanity

A real-life Grinch stole tools and a trailer from Habitat for Humanity.

12/20/2012

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Clean Up Underway After Deadly Wis. Storm

Clean up is underway after deadly storms moved through western Wisconsin, killing an 11-year-old girl died who died after a tree branch fell on her at a campground in Burnett County.

07/02/2011

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Wis. Boy Who Died On Duluth Ski Trip Identified

A 12-year-old Wisconsin boy who died in a skiing accident on a church trip to Duluth’s Spirit Mountain has been identified.

02/21/2011

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Wis. Boy, 12, Killed In Ski Accident In Duluth

Duluth police say a 12-year-old boy from Wisconsin was killed in an apparent skiing accident while on a church trip.

02/19/2011