Hundreds Turn Out To Honor Wisconsin Marine Killed In Tennessee ShootingA 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.
Wisconsin Town Says Goodbye To Marine Slain In TennesseeA 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.
Community Gathers To Mourn U.S. Marine Killed In Chattanooga AttackSgt. 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.
Gov. Walker Halts Campaigning To Attend Marine's FuneralGov. 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.
Family Of Slain Marine Gather To Mourn In Wisconsin TownA small Wisconsin town came together Friday night to salute a fallen Marine.
Wisconsin Marine Killed In Chattanooga RampageA 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.
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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.
Wis. Woman, 61, Killed In Crash With Semi-TruckA 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.
Charges: Wis. Teacher Accused Of Sex With Female StudentsA 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.
DNR Crews Continue To Work NW Wis FireDepartment 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.
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.