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Vilas County Court report

Conover man gets probation
for theft of business checks

A 24-year-old Conover man had his sentence withheld and he was placed on probation for 18 months after pleading no contest to amended charges of misdemeanor theft of moveable property under $2,500 and disorderly conduct in Vilas County Circuit Court last week.

Benjamin J. Otterpohl-Rosinski was originally charged with two counts of  forgery and two counts of uttering a forgery.  One count of forgery and one count of uttering a forgery were dismissed, but read in at sentencing for restitution.

Circuit Judge Neal A. Nielsen III?said conditions of Otterpohl-Rosinski’s

Tuesday, November 12, 2013 11:11 AM
Public meetings

Eagle River Common Council —?Tuesday, Nov. 12, 6 p.m., City Hall. Agenda:?Parking Committee recommendations.

Lincoln Town Board — Tuesday, Nov. 12, 6:30 p.m., Lincoln Town Hall. Agenda:?2014 recycling expense and 2013 budget amendment.

Phelps Planning Commission —?Tuesday, Nov. 12, 7 p.m., Phelps Town Hall. Agenda:?Planning teams’ reports.

Vilas County Personnel Committee —?Wednesday,

Tuesday, November 12, 2013 11:11 AM
Police report

Vilas County Sheriff

A total of 261 complaints were entered by Vilas County Sheriff’s Department dispatchers last week.

The department reported at least 28 vehicle accidents, two requests for an ambulance, one animal problem, six requests for agency assistance, 10 burglar alarms, two burglaries, three requests for citizen assistance, one battery, one domestic violence complaint, one instance of found property, three cases of fraud,

Tuesday, November 12, 2013 11:10 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:


Nov. 4, 2013

Deerpath Camp LLC to Miles T. White Living Trust et al, prt SE NW in 14-43-8, gov lot 2, prt NE SW in 14-43-8, gov lot 5, $644.70

Judy L. Abraham and husband to Linda J. Steiner, lot 15 of block 1 of plat 95 in Finley Bragonier McDonald, $720

Jeffrey D. Strand and wife et al and Strand’s Whispering Pines LLC

Tuesday, November 12, 2013 11:09 AM
Vilas County Court report

Woman gets five years’ probation
for possessing, delivering narcotics

A 21-year-old Lac du Flambeau woman, who transported drugs from Milwaukee to sell in Lac du Flambeau, was sentenced to four years in the Wisconsin Prison System, including two years of initial confinement and two years of extended supervision, in Vilas County Circuit Court last week.

Charlene R. Edwards was convicted of possession with intent to deliver narcotics, party to a crime.

Circuit Judge Neal A. Nielsen III stayed the sentence and placed Edwards on five years’

Tuesday, November 05, 2013 11:37 AM