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Police report

Vilas County Sheriff

A total of 405 complaints were entered by Vilas County Sheriff’s Department dispatchers last week.

The department reported at least 13 vehicle accidents, eight car vs. deer accidents, one abandoned vehicle, six requests for agency assistance, 10 requests for an ambulance, one animal problem, three attempts to locate, one battery, one burglary, 11 burglar alarms,

Tuesday, July 15, 2014 10:44 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:


July 7, 2014

Charles G. Weir Jr. and wife to Floyd C. Worley Jr., lot 6 of plat 236 in Perk’s Resort Condo, $540

Palmer Family Trust to Shields Trust 8/16/6,

Tuesday, July 15, 2014 10:43 AM
Vilas County Court report

Eagle River man bound over
for delivering money to inmate

A 19-year-old Eagle River man, charged with delivery of illegal articles to an inmate and obstructing an officer, was bound over after probable cause was found he had committed a crime in Vilas County Circuit Court last week.

Joseph R. Johnson pleaded not guilty and a pretrial conference was set for Aug. 19 at 10:45 a.m.

According to the complaint, Johnson allegedly gave money to Todd Brecht between Sept. 23, 2013, and Oct. 1, 2013, while Brecht was inmate at Camp McNaughton and working at the St. Germain Golf Course.

Johnson allegedly receiv­ed $5,000 from Shirley Brecht,

Tuesday, July 08, 2014 1:38 PM
Public meetings

Eagle River Finance Committee — Tuesday, July 8, 5:15 p.m., City Hall. Agenda: Review and approval of accounts payable for city and golf course.

Eagle River Common Council —?Tuesday, July 8, 6 p.m., City Hall. Agenda:?Walter E. Olson Memorial Library plan and stump dump options.

Lincoln Town Board —?Tuesday, July 8, 6:30 p.m., Lincoln Town Hall. Agenda:?Three Eagle Bike Trail request and Walter E. Olson Memorial Library.

Vilas County Board Legislative & Judicial Committee —?Wednesday, July 9, 9:30 a.m., courthouse. Agenda:?WCA legislative platform.

Eagle River Light & Water Commission — Tuesday, July 15, 1 p.m., City Hall. Agenda: A quorum of the Eagle River City Council may be present.

Tuesday, July 08, 2014 1:37 PM
Police report

Vilas County Sheriff

Vilas County Sheriff’s Department dispatchers last week reported at least 14 vehicle accidents, 10 car vs. deer accidents, seven re­quests for an ambulance, seven animal problems, seven requests for agency assistance, one abandoned vehicle, one attempt to locate, one burglary,

Tuesday, July 08, 2014 1:37 PM