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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
Police report

Vilas County Sheriff

Vilas County Sheriff’s Department dispatchers last week reported at least nine vehicle accidents, two car versus deer accidents, four animal problems, two requests for agency assistance, six burglar alarms, nine requests for citizen assistance, four do­mes­tic violence complaints, one instance of found property, three harassment complaints, two hit-and-runs, three re­ports of hazardous conditions, three juvenile problems/runaways, four disturbances, nine reports of suspicious circumstances, three thefts, seven traffic violations, 14 welfare checks, 15 911 hang-ups, three reports of operating while intoxicated, three drug problems and one snowmobile accident.

At least six calls were re­ferred to the Eagle River Police De­partment

Tuesday, March 11, 2014 12:03 PM
Vilas County Court report

Rosner bound over in stabbing;

Shumake reaches plea agreement

By Ken Anderson
News Correspondent

A 28-year-old Eagle River man, allegedly involved in the stabbing of a pregnant woman last month, was bound over for arraignment after Vilas County Circuit Judge Neal A. Nielsen III found probable cause that at least two felonies had been committed.

Andrew Rosner is charged with two counts of attempted first-degree intentional hom­i­cide by use of a dangerous weapon in connection with an alleged stabbing of Morgan Maney, 20, also of Eagle River, and her unborn child on Feb 1. Each felony count carries a maximum 60-year prison sentence.

At the preliminary hearing last Tuesday, Vilas County District Attorney Albert Moustakis questioned Vilas County Sheriff’s Department Detective Charisse Rozga-Anderson, who told the court she interviewed Maney at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Marshfield following the incident.

When asked who and where Maney was stabbed,

Tuesday, March 04, 2014 11:19 AM
Public meetings

Vilas County Forestry, Recreation & Land Committee — Wednesday, March 5, 8:30 a.m., courthouse. Agenda:?Resolution regarding land acquisition in Conover.

Eagle River Plan Commission —?Wednesday, March 5, 6 p.m., City Hall. Agenda:?Public hearing request and discussion.

Phelps Town Board — Wednesday, March 5,

Tuesday, March 04, 2014 11:16 AM