FOND DU LAC, Wis. (AP) — A deer hunter whose kayak capsized Saturday morning in an eastern Wisconsin wildlife area was rescued after spending about an hour in icy waters.
Authorities say the 27-year-old man from Waupaca was being treated at a hospital for hypothermia after Lamartine firefighters used an inflatable rescue sled to pull him from the Fond du Lac River north of the Mascoutin Valley State Park Trail.
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A judge on Friday sentenced a North Fond du Lac man accused of setting multiple fires and storing child pornography on his phone to 25 years in prison.
Fond du Lac County Circuit Judge Tricia Walker sentenced 45-year-old Michael Miller on two counts of arson, five counts of possession of child pornography, two counts of first-degree reckless endangerment, one count of burglary and two counts of criminal damage to property.
FOND DU LAC, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin’s Republican attorney general candidate won’t commit to voting for Donald Trump in 2024 if he runs for president again, putting him at odds with other top Republicans on the ballot in the battleground state this November.
FOND DU LAC, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin judge committed a man accused of targeting a motorcyclist in a fatal crash because of the victim's race to life in a mental institution Thursday.
Daniel Navarro, a 27-year-old Mexican American from Fond du Lac, was convicted Wednesday of first-degree intentional homicide as a hate crime in the July 3, 2020 crash that killed Phillip Thiessen, who was white, in Fond du Lac County.
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A Wisconsin man has died after his motorcycle struck a black bear on a western Montana highway, authorities said Tuesday.
The 66-year-old man from Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, was southbound on Montana Highway 83 just after 9:30 a.m.
FOND DU LAC, Wis. (AP) — A drunken driver who caused a fatal crash with an ambulance in Fond du Lac has been sentenced to eight years in prison.
A judge in Fond du Lac County also ordered David Worley to spend seven years on extended supervision Thursday.
FOND DU LAC, Wis. (AP) — A man who blamed his grandmother's slaying on the “cartel” has been found guilty of killing her in Fond du Lac County.
Thirty-three-year-old Gregory Spittel was convicted late Monday of second-degree reckless homicide, battery or threat to a law enforcement officer, resisting an officer, disorderly conduct and possession of cocaine and drug paraphernalia.
FOND DU LAC, Wis. (AP) — Officials in Fond du Lac are investigating what caused a chemical leak at a local plant that caused employees and neighbors to evacuate the area.
Hazardous materials crews worked for five hours to mitigate the leak at the Milk Specialties plant where 90 to 100 workers were evacuated Thursday, as well as residents in surrounding homes.
FOND DU LAC, Wis. (AP) — A Fond du Lac plant and some neighbors have been evacuated after a faulty chemical mixture at the business caused a yellow fog to dissipate from the building.
About 90 to 100 employees were evacuated from the Milk Specialties plant Thursday.
FOND DU LAC, Wis. (AP) — Authorities say a woman who fled police during a traffic stop in Fond du Lac Sunday morning and eventually went into an occupied house through an open garage door was arrested without incident.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The damage to public groundwater resources in Minnesota from missteps during construction of the Line 3 oil pipeline is more severe than previously known, state environmental regulators said.
FOND DU LAC, Wis. (AP) — One of two men convicted of a 2017 murder in Fond du Lac County has been sentenced to life in prison with the possibility of parole in 31 years.
Devon Neuman, 26, was sentenced Tuesday for the Sept.
FOND DU LAC, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin judge has refused to release a man dubbed the “Halloween Killer.”
As part of an ongoing legal battle between Gerald Turner and the state, a Fond du Lac County judge last week ordered the 72-year-old Turner to remain in the Sand Ridge Secure Treatment Center in Mauston.
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FOND DU LAC, Wis. (AP) — Sheriff’s deputies rescued a man after his pick-up crashed through the ice on Lake Winnebago.
The Fond du Lac County Sheriff’s Department said in a news release the 51-year-old man was traveling east on the lake on Saturday afternoon when he hit an area of weak ice and broke through.
FOND DU LAC, Wis. (AP) — A man accused of attacking a Fond du Lac police officer who suffered broken bones was charged in the case Friday.
Officer Marcus Clapper responded to a call of a man trying to break down the door at an apartment building about 10:30 p.m.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Braelon Allen thought his week in Las Vegas was rather uneventful.
After all, it's hard to really soak in Sin City when you're only 17 years old. He'll have to settle for his MVP award.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Republican lawmaker from Fond du Lac won't seek reelection next year after a decade in the Legislature.
Rep. Jeremy Thiesfeldt announced in a news release Thursday that he won't run in 2022.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Former Republican state Rep. Adam Jarchow is running for attorney general, setting up a primary with Fond du Lac District Attorney Eric Toney.
FOND DU LAC, Wis. (AP) — Hundreds of people packed a Fond du Lac church to pay respects to a police officer who died of coronavirus complications.
Joseph Kurer, 26, died Sept. 22, just a day after his wife gave birth to their second child.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A fourth Wisconsin voter out of roughly 3 million who cast ballots in the 2020 presidential election was charged with election fraud on Thursday by a Republican prosecutor who is running for attorney general.
FOND DU LAC, Wis. (AP) — A 26-year-old Fond du Lac police officer died of complications from COVID-19, his department said Thursday.
Officer Joseph Kurer's death on Wednesday came a day after his second child was born, according to police Chief Aaron Goldstein.
GIBRALTAR, Wis. (AP) — Strong storms brought heavy rain and wind and large hail to eastern Wisconsin Tuesday morning.
Hail up to the size of a baseball fell in parts of Brown, Outagamie and Waupaca counties.
DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — Once hunted to the brink of extinction, elk could be reintroduced to the forest in northeastern Minnesota.
The Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa has submitted a plan to the state Department of Natural Resources that would move 100 to 150 elk from existing herds in the northwest to an area that includes the Fond du Lac reservation and the Fond du Lac State Forest in Carlton and St.