Lightning struck a microwave tower in Pierce County late Monday evening, causing an outage of the 911 phone system.
An Eagan man was hospitalized Saturday after his motorcycle crashed in Pierce County. According to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department, Mark O’Gorman, 62, was traveling northbound on County Road QQ near 550th Avenue in Oak Grove Township.
Authorities in Pierce County of western Wisconsin are investigating a homicide and have arrested the victim’s wife.
An Ellsworth, Wisconsin man has died after a tractor accident Friday night, according to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department. Deputies were called to County Road A near Highway 10 in Salem Township just after 10 p.m. on a report of an accident.
Two teenage girls were injured when a semi-truck collided with a car on Thursday afternoon in Pierce County. According to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office, around 4:22 p.m. officers responded to a call of a semi-truck and car crash on U.S. Highway 10 near the intersection of County Road U.
An Iowa woman is dead after a crash in Pierce County Friday morning. According to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department, at 9:17 a.m. officers were notified of a crash involving two vehicles on Highway 63, just south of the Highway 29 intersection in Martell Township.
A missing single-engine plane was found in a Pierce County, Wisconsin, farm field on Saturday. The dead body of the pilot, Richard Schweitzer, 73, of Watersmeet, Michigan, was found at the crash site.
Authorities in western Wisconsin say a 58-year-old Minneapolis woman died in a crash Saturday involving two motorcycles.
A Hastings man was injured in a motorcycle accident Saturday afternoon in Trimbelle Township, according to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department. Matthew Tutehohl, 38, was flown to Regions Hospital Saturday with undetermined injuries. The accident occurred around 1:30 p.m .on County Road O near 480th Avenue.
The Pierce County medical examiner has identified the bodies of three climbers recovered this week from Mount Rainier. They were part of a party of six who vanished on the Washington state peak last May.
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!
Authorities from Pierce County Sheriff’s Department responded to a call of a man trapped underneath a vehicle around 1:37 p.m. Monday afternoon. Merlyn A. Aude, 62, of Maiden Rock Township was working in his yard near the vehicle when it rolled down into a ravine trapping Aude underneath, officials said.
If you live in Polk, Pierce, or St. Croix County in western Wisconsin, you’re likely paying about twice as much as your neighbor across the river in Stillwater.
A third child has died from injuries suffered in a collision between a truck and an SUV near Prescott in western Wisconsin. The Pierce County medical examiner says 5-year-old Laynie Jo Amos, of Amery, died around 1:30 p.m. Saturday.
Two children have died and three other people have been injured in a collision between a truck and an SUV in Pierce County. Sheriff’s officials say a 12-year-old girl in the vehicle died at the scene of the crash Thursday afternoon in Prescott.
A 61-year-old Belle Plain man is in the hospital after crashing his motorcycle Saturday afternoon, according to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office.
Two people were taken to the hospital after a head-on collision in western Wisconsin on Sunday. According to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department, the crash happened on 420th Street west of County Road A in the Township of Maiden Rock.
An intruder struck a woman in the head with a glass container after she discovered him entering her home, according to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office.
Western Wisconsin sheriff’s officials are investigating the death of a person whose remains were found in a burned vehicle.
A man died after his car went under a semi-tractor trailer Saturday evening in Pierce County, Wis., authorities say.
An 11-year-old boy accidentally shot his 9-year-old brother in the leg while unloading a handgun on Saturday afternoon.
Two people are dead after a two-vehicle head-on collision in Martell Township.
Authorities have recovered the body of a Wisconsin man missing since he fell from a boat into Lake Pepin.
A 72-year-old is dead after a motorcycle crash on Highway 35 near County Road E in Oak Grove Township Saturday night.
The head-on crash that killed a Stillwater couple last weekend in Wisconsin has claimed another victim, who died from injuries suffered in the collision, authorities said.