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Menomonie Theater Guild announces their new season

And then there were none

And Then There Were None 

And Then There Were None begins with ten strangers summoned to a remote location. The guests have little in common, except a wicked past they're unwilling to reveal and a secret that will seal their fate. As the weather turns nasty and the group is cut off from civilization

Standoff in Eau Claire

Press Release

ON May 24 at approximately 8:50 PM Eau CLaire Police responded to a call. While on the call they observed a second disturbance in the 2200 block of 2nd Street. Officers observed a suspect with a handgun. An officer discharged their firearm at the suspect, who retreated into his home and barricaded

Warren Petryk to retire, Nickolas Butler will run for seat

State Representative Warren Petryk

In a press release this morning, State Senator Warren Petryk (R- Town of Washington) announced that he will not run for re-election this year. Petryk represents the 93rd Assembly District, which was recently re-drawn as part of the state legislative district map changes. 

State Representative Warren

Dunn County fatal motorcycle accident

press release

On May 18 at approximately 7:35 PM the Dunn County operations center received a 411 call from the Barron County Sheriff's office. A motorcycle accident occurred at 145th St. near County K in the township of New Haven, Dunn County, WI. The motorcycle rider was found unresponsive in the ditch by first

Subject apprehended in Circle C station robbery

press release

Update - on Wedesday May 15 at approximately 11:43 AM the suspect was arrested by the Menomonie Police. The suspect is Andrew R. Horner, age 43, and he has been charged with Threat of Force with a Habitual Community Offender enhancer, carrying a concealed knife, manufacture or possession of drug