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Vilas County Court report

Man charged for delivering heroin
tied to drug-related overdose case

A 28-year-old Lac du Flambeau man has been charged with delivery of heroin in Vilas County Circuit Court last week for his connection to a possible drug-related overdose  in  Lac du Flambeau March 3.

James R. Stenberg also is   charged with possession with intent to deliver heroin and two counts of misdemeanor bail jumping. He had a preliminary hearing set for March 20 at 1:30 p.m.

Vilas Circuit Judge Neal A. Nielsen III continued Stenberg’s $10,000 cash bond  with the conditions that he have no contact with other suspects in the case.

According to the complaint, law enforcement officers responded to a call at 2:24 a.m.

Tuesday, March 18, 2014 10:45 AM
Police report

Vilas County Sheriff

A total of 219 complaints were entered by Vilas County Sheriff’s Department dispatchers last week.

The department reported at least five vehicle accidents, two car vs. deer accidents, five requests for an ambulance, one animal problem, four requests for agency assistance, three burglar alarms, 13 requests for citizen assistance, three domestic violence complaints, two harassment complaints,

Tuesday, March 18, 2014 10:43 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:


March 11, 2014

Shaun L. Kroschel Trust to Jennifer R. Kroschel Trust, lot 7 of plat 805 in Eagle Ridge Estates, $90.30

Kevin N. Brewster to Jerod M. Hoffman and wife,

Tuesday, March 18, 2014 10:42 AM
Vilas County Court report

Eagle River man sentenced 
to 41?2 years in prison system

A 36-year-old Eagle River man was sentenced to the Wisconsin Prison System (WPS) for four and one-half  years for possessing a firearm as a felon and choking a woman in the spring of 2013 in Vilas County Circuit Court last week.

Courtney J. Dale pleaded no contest and was found guilty last month of possession of a firearm by a felon and strangulation and suffocation. Charges of substantial battery, second-degree recklessly endangering safety and misdemeanor theft were dismissed in the plea agreement.

On the firearm conviction, Dale was sentenced one year,

Tuesday, March 11, 2014 12:04 PM
Public meetings

Lincoln Town Board — Tuesday, March 11, 6:30 p.m., Lincoln Town Hall. Agenda:?Reports.

Plum Lake Town Board —?Tuesday, March 11, 6:30 p.m., Sayner Town Hall. Agenda:?Financial report and annual beaver program.

Vilas County Law Enforcement and Emergency Management Committee —?Wednesday, March 12 9 a.m., courthouse. Agenda:?Reports.

Vilas County Public Property and Forestry, Recreation & Land  Committees — Thursday, March 13, 9 a.m., courthouse. Agenda:?Future public property committee offers and counteroffers to purchase real estate.

Tuesday, March 11, 2014 12:04 PM