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Vilas County Court Report

Man who injured others
gets extended supervision

A 45-year-old Lac du Flambeau man who crashed the vehicle he was driving while intoxicated into a tree last June, injuring six people,  was sentenced to five years in the Wisconsin Prison System in Vilas County Circuit Court last week.
Richard G. Allen, who was operating the vehicle, will serve the prison sentence on extended supervision, Vilas Circuit Judge Neal A. Nielsen III ruled. Nielsen also sentenced Allen to the county jail for one year.
Allen pleaded guilty to one count of intoxicated use of a vehicle causing great bodily harm, one count of first degree recklessly endangering safety, one count of recklessly endangering safety, and one count of causing injury operating while intoxicated. Nine other charges were dismissed, but read-in at sentencing.

Tuesday, February 11, 2014 3:29 PM
Police Report

Vilas County Sheriff
Vilas County Sheriff’s Department dispatchers last week reported at least 15 vehicle accidents, two re­quests for an ambulance, two animal problems, three requests for agency assistance, six burglar alarms, six burglary, six requests for citizen assistance, two harassment complaints, one weap­ons offense, five re­ports of hazardous conditions, three juvenile problems/runaways, six disturbances, four reports of suspicious circumstances, four thefts, nine traffic violations, three vacation checks, four welfare checks, 16 911 hang-ups, four drug problems, three snowmobile violations, three reports of operating while intoxicated and one

Tuesday, February 11, 2014 3:28 PM
Vilas County Court Report

Eagle River man, 36, charged for delivering money to inmate

A 36-year-old Eagle River man was charged for delivering money and a telephone to a man who escaped from Camp McNaughton Prison in 2013 in Vilas County Circuit Court last week.
Wayne Gordy-Daniels, charged with delivery of illegal articles to an inmate,  had a preliminary hearing last Thursday and Vilas Circuit Judge Neal A. Nielsen III set his arraignment for Feb. 10 at 9 a.m.
According to the complaint, Gordy-Daniels was allegedly involved in money transactions from March 23, 2013, and Oct. 1, 2013, between a woman and Todd Brecht, an escaped inmate from Camp McNaughton Oct. 1, 2013, while he was working at the St. Germain Golf Course.

Tuesday, February 04, 2014 2:59 PM | Updated ( Tuesday, February 04, 2014 3:06 PM )
Police Report

Vilas County Sheriff
A total of 141 complaints were entered by Vilas County Sheriff’s Department dispatchers last week.
The department reported at least 20 vehicle accidents, 10 requests for an ambulance, three animal problems, four requests for agency assistance, 11 burglar alarms, two burglaries, 10 requests for citizen assistance, one harassment complaint, three hit-and-runs, one weapons offense, four re­ports of hazardous

Tuesday, February 04, 2014 2:58 PM | Updated ( Tuesday, February 04, 2014 3:07 PM )
Public Meetings

Vilas County Forestry, Recreation & Land Committee — Wednesday, Feb. 5, 8:30 a.m., courthouse. Agenda: Acquisitions and forest management.
Oneida County Planning & Development Committee — Wednesday, Feb. 5, 1 p.m., Oneida County Courthouse. Agenda: Real estate sign complaint.
Eagle River Plan Commission — Wednesday, Feb. 5, 6 p.m., City Hall. Agenda: Permits and requests.

Tuesday, February 04, 2014 2:57 PM | Updated ( Tuesday, February 04, 2014 3:08 PM )