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Public meetings

Vilas County Personnel Committee — Wednesday, Oct. 23, 9 a.m., courthouse. Agenda:?Job descriptions.

Vilas County Commission on Aging Nutrition Advisory Council —?Thursday, Oct. 24, 9 a.m., Commission on Aging/Aging and Disability Resource Center. Agenda:?Nutrition director’s report.

Vilas County Board County-Tribal Concerns  Committee — Thursday, Oct. 24, 9 a.m., Peter Christensen Health Center. Agenda:?Updates.

Tuesday, October 22, 2013 2:46 PM
Police report

Vilas County Sheriff

A total of 229 complaints were entered by Vilas County Sheriff’s Department dispatchers last week.

The department reported at least 14 vehicle accidents, two requests for an ambulance, three animal problems, five requests for agency assistance, seven burglar alarms, one burglary, one request for citizen assistance, one domestic violence complaint, one instance of found property, five cases of fraud, two hit-and-runs, one lost person, two reports of lost property, two weapons offenses, four re­ports of hazardous conditions, five juvenile problems/runaways, one fire, two reports of criminal damage to property, one abandoned vehicle, three disturbances, two reports of suspicious circumstances, two thefts, 11 traffic violations, two vacation checks, three welfare checks, 10 911 hang-ups, one ATV?problem and three drug problems.

At least seven calls were re­ferred to the Eagle River Police De­partment and there were at least 20 informational or procedural entries.

In the past week, at least one person was booked at the Vilas County Jail for operating after revocation.

During the week, the in­mate population ranged from 70 to 78. As of Oct. 21, there were 78 inmates.


Friday, Oct. 18

- 1:00 a.m. - A?two-vehicle accident was reported at 10599 Big Arbor Vitae Road involving David J. Moll of Arbor Vitae and a legally parked vehicle. Moll was cited for failure to report the collision.

Thursday, Oct. 17

- 8:55 a.m. - A?two-vehicle accident was

Tuesday, October 22, 2013 2:45 PM
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:


Oct. 14, 2013

Karen L. Happ to Jerome Schmidt Trust, prt NW SE, prt NE NE in 33-41-8, prt SW SE in 28-41-8, gov lot 5, prt SE SE in 28-41-8, gov lot 6, $480

Benjamin K. Redman and wife to Timothy R. Faesi, lots 40 and 41 of plat 99 in Forest Downs Div. #3, $573

Lawrence D. Johns and wife to Joseph L.

Tuesday, October 22, 2013 2:44 PM | Updated ( Tuesday, February 04, 2014 2:55 PM )
Vilas County Court report

Sayner woman pleads no contest
to nine counts of animal abuse

A 48-year-old Sayner woman facing 27 counts of animal abuse avoided a jury trial and pleaded no contest to nine counts, with all others dismissed, in Vilas County Circuit Court last week.

Lauri A. Schilling was charged last April with nine counts of intentionally failing to provide food for animals, nine counts of unsanitary conditions and nine counts of intentionally abandoning animals, all Class A misdemeanors. Her estranged husband, Ronnie R. Schilling, 47, also faced the same number and types of charges.

Vilas County Circuit Judge Neal A. Nielsen III

Tuesday, October 15, 2013 2:33 PM
Public meetings

Three Lakes Town Board of Supervisors — Tuesday, Oct. 15, 6:30 p.m., Three Lakes Town Hall. Agenda:?Review draft of 2014 budget cycle and application to host a life jacket loaner station.

Oneida County Planning &?Development Committee —?Wednesday, Oct. 16, 1 p.m., Oneida County Courthouse. Agenda:?Ordinance Amendment to #6-2013, flat-roofed boat houses.

Phelps School Board —?Wednesday, Oct. 16, 6:30 p.m., Phelps School. Agenda: Reports.

Vilas County Snowmobile Trail Safety  Committee — Thursday, Oct. 17, 9 a.m., courthouse. Agenda:?Reports.

Tuesday, October 15, 2013 2:32 PM