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Four charged in Vilas County for allegedly selling marijuana
By Ken Anderson
News Correspondent

Four persons taken into custody during a search warrant on Highway 70 east of Eagle River made initial appearances in Vilas County Circuit Court Monday for felony charges of manufacturing and/or delivery of marijuana and possession with intent to deliver.

Joseph Woodward, 21, of Land O’ Lakes, and Kasey Tank, 20, of Sayner, each face one felony count of manufacture/delivery of marijuana.

James Mahar Jr., 19, of Conover,

Tuesday, June 03, 2014 10:17 AM
Public meetings

Vilas County Forestry, Recreation & Land Committee — Wednesday, June 4, 1 p.m., courthouse. Agenda: Great Headwaters Trail land-use agreement.

Oneida County Planning & Development Committee — Wednesday, June 4, 1 p.m., Oneida County Courthouse. Agenda: Approve addition to Sugar Camp Cemetery.

Eagle River Plan Commission — Wednesday, June 4, 6 p.m.,

Tuesday, June 03, 2014 10:16 AM | Updated ( Tuesday, June 03, 2014 10:17 AM )
Police report

Vilas County Sheriff

A total of 454 complaints were entered by Vilas County Sheriff’s Department dispatchers last week.

The department reported at least 15 car vs. deer accidents, 14 vehicle accidents, two abandoned vehicles, six requests for agency assistance, seven requests for an ambulance, five animal problems, two batteries, one burglary, nine burglar alarms, 16 requests for citizen assistance,

Tuesday, June 03, 2014 10:16 AM
Real estate transactions

The real estate transactions listed below are being published at the request of many of our readers. The information is public record and reflects an index of each week’s transactions.

Property transactions exceeding $10,000 recorded at the Vilas County Courthouse the past week and the transfer fee:


May 19, 2014

Mary Jo Schnur to John W. Koll, prt SW NE in 29-42-10, gov lot 3, prt SE NW in 29-42-10, $225

Denise M. Skiba and husband to Denise M. Skiba et al, Karen A. Rafalski et al, Anette T. Watson et al, Joseph M. Cvikel III et al and Jodie M. Dziuba et al, prt SE NW in 24-41-9, gov lot 2, $300

Wolff Living Trust et al, Mary L. Yeagley

Tuesday, June 03, 2014 10:14 AM | Updated ( Tuesday, June 03, 2014 10:15 AM )
Vilas County Court report

Lac du Flambeau man bound over
for allegedly sexually assaulting child

A 60-year-old Lac du Flambeau man, charged with first-degree sexual assault of a child under age 13 and attempted first-degree sexual assault of a child under age 13, was bound over for arraignment  in Vilas County Circuit Court last week after probable cause was found he had committed a crime.

Edward J. Peterson will return to the courtroom for his arraignment hearing June 16 at 10 a.m. Vilas Circuit Judge Neal A. Nielsen III?said Peterson’s $10,000 cash bond was continued.

According to the complaint,

Tuesday, May 27, 2014 12:45 PM