'Famous Dave' Rejoins Struggling BBQ Chain"Famous Dave" Anderson has rejoined the struggling barbecue restaurant chain that bears his name. Minnetonka-based Famous Dave's of America Inc. says Anderson has returned to the company after a reorganization of the board of directors and executive management team.
Macalester Cross Country Athlete Also A World-Champion Log RollerWhen Gretchen Greene runs a race, it's only part of the picture of her athletic accomplishments. Cross country isn't her only sport.
Man In Lake Superior Dog Photo Gets New PetRemember the photo of a Wisconsin man who took his aging dog into Lake Superior to relieve his chronic arthritis?
2 Salvation Army Red Kettles Stolen In WisconsinTwo Salvation Army red kettles have been stolen in Hayward in recent weeks. The Salvation Army says one of the kettles contained an estimated $400.
Original Famous Dave's Restaurant Destroyed In FireThe Original Famous Dave's barbecue restaurant, located in Hayward, Wisconsin, was destroyed in a fire early Monday morning. Owner Dave Anderson said in a Facebook post that he got a call about the fire at about 4:30 a.m. Monday.
Man Accused Of Fatally Shooting Wife In Sawyer Co.A man is accused of fatally shooting his wife in Sawyer County. The 26-year-old man is due in court Friday for a bond hearing.
Man, 56, Dies In Wis. Snowmobile CrashA 56-year-old man from Hayward was killed in a snowmobile crash late Saturday evening. According to the Sawyer County Sheriff's Office, the crash happened at about 10:30 p.m. on Spider Lake in the town of the same name.
Man In Custody After Girlfriend Shot In Western Wis.A 48-year-old woman is in critical condition and her 52-year-old boyfriend is in custody after a shooting early Saturday morning in western Wisconsin, according to the Sawyer County Sheriff’s Office.
Authorities Investigate Wis. Home Invasion, Fatal ShootingThe Sawyer County Sheriff's Office is investigating a home invasion that resulted in one of the alleged intruders dead and another in custody.
Cops: Wis. Woman Drove Under The Influence, Crashed With Kid In CarWisconsin state troopers arrested a Hayward, Wis., woman Friday after she allegedly drove intoxicated and crashed her car with her 4-year-old child inside it.
Where Does Fishing Bait Come From?Ask anglers where minnows come from and they'll likely say the bait store. But odds are the bait in your bucket went through Ron Meuwissen's pole barn. "They're gonna work hard or die trying,” Meuwissen said. “That's what they say in the bait store." Ron's dad started Ken's Bait Service back in 1950. It's been supplying bait stores ever since.
Cross-Country Skiers Brave The 'Birkie' In HaywardThousands of skiers traveled to Wisconsin for the 40th annual American Birkebiner – the largest cross-country ski race in North America.