Pierce County Sheriff’s Office
La Crosse, Wis. was covered Sunday night when millions of mayflies from the Mississippi River hatched. The bugs made their way to buildings, lights and everything in sight. The cloud of bugs was so massive it got picked up on radar!
A 51-year-old Minnesota man was killed Tuesday night in a two-vehicle crash on snow-covered roads in western Wisconsin, according to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office.
A 16-year-old boy was hurt Thursday night after his car crashed into a tree in western Wisconsin, according to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office. Authorities responded to the crash at about 11:17 p.m. Thursday on County Road FF about one mile west of 1015th Street in River Falls Township.
Authorities said one person is dead and two others were hurt in a boating accident that happened on the St. Croix River in western Wisconsin late Wednesday night. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office was called to a boating accident on the river at about 11:45 p.m. Wednesday.
There were some tense moments in a western Wisconsin neighborhood on Wednesday after authorities said a child wandered away from home with his dog. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a missing 3-year-old boy from a residence in rural Elmood, Wis., at about 12:44 p.m. Wednesday.
Police in Wisconsin arrested a man after he dialed 911, possibly by accident, and started talking about how he hoped the police didn’t catch him drinking and driving.
The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an apparent drowning in the St. Croix River that happened Tuesday night.
Two people were hospitalized, including a 6-year-old child, after a rollover crash in Pierce County (Wis.) Sunday morning.
A semi-truck and trailer were destroyed after rolling over and going into a ditch in Pierce County on Friday, authorities said.
An 81-year-old man was injured and taken to a Wisconsin hospital on Wednesday after spending two nights stuck in a skid loader, according to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department.