Polk County Newswire

Polk County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Polk County, WI.

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  1. 4 men, including 3 family members, killed in plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Authorities say four men, including three family members, were on their way to a golf resort when their small plane crashed in western Wisconsin. Polk County officials say 44-year-old Daniel Ortner, of North Hudson, was piloting the Beechcraft Bonanza.

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  2. 4 men, including 3 family members, killed in Wisconsin plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... three family members, were on their way to a golf resort when their small plane crashed in western Wisconsin. Polk County officials say 44-year-old Daniel Ortner, of North Hudson, was piloting the Beechcraft Bonanza. Passengers on board were ...

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  3. 4 Men, Including 3 Family Members, Killed in Plane CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | WSAW

    Authorities say four men, including three family members, were on their way to a golf resort when their small plane crashed in western Wisconsin. Polk County officials say 44-year-old Daniel Ortner, of North Hudson, was piloting the Beechcraft Bonanza.

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  4. Four Hudson area men identified as plane crash vic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    The four people that died in a plane crash in northwestern Wisconsin have been identified. Polk County Sheriff Peter Johnson says the pilot of the single engine craft was 44-year-old Daniel P. Ortner of North Hudson.

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  5. Plane crash in Polk County kills 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | WIGM-AM Medford

    Four people are dead, following a small plane crash in northwestern Wisconsin. The Polk County Sheriff's office says the single-engine Beechcraft was found burning in a field between Amery and Star Prairie at about 5:30 Monday evening, about 50 miles away from Minneapolis.

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  6. 4 people killed in fiery crash of small plane in WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | WIBA-AM Madison

    Polk County sheriff's officials say there are no survivors of the crash in a field southwest of Amery. The single-engine Beechcraft crashed in the town of Alden about 5:30 p.m. Monday and caught fire, burning the field around it.

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  7. Silk exotic dance club proposes new downtown locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... which scorched the surrounding field, and found the four victims dead inside the aircraft, according to the Polk County Sheriff's Department. At his presidential campaign launch this month, Walker introduced Hermening - a former Iranian hostage - by ...

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  8. Delafield's Cindi Duchow announces candidacy for 99th Assembly seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... which scorched the surrounding field, and found the four victims dead inside the aircraft, according to the Polk County Sheriff's Department. At his presidential campaign launch this month, Walker introduced Hermening - a former Iranian hostage - by ...

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  9. Freshwater Plaza project to get four more apartmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... which scorched the surrounding field, and found the four victims dead inside the aircraft, according to the Polk County Sheriff's Department. At his presidential campaign launch this month, Walker introduced Hermening - a former Iranian hostage - by ...

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  10. Four die in fiery crash of a small plane in western WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... which scorched the surrounding field, and found the four victims dead inside the aircraft, according to the Polk County Sheriff's Department. "I heard a plane," she told the St. Paul Pioneer Press . "At first I thought it was a helicopter. Then it ...

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  11. 4 killed in Polk County plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    ... a small, single-engine plane, crashed in a field near 150th Street and 30th Avenue, southwest of Amery. The Polk County Sheriff's Office said it was notified at approximately 5:24 p.m. A witness said he saw the plane twirling on its way down. The ...

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  12. Plane crash kills 4 in northwestern Wisconsin MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    Four people are dead after a plane crash in northwestern Wisconsin. Polk County Sheriff Peter Johnson says they were notified at 5:24 p.m. Monday from Witnesses that say the single engine craft crashed in the Town of Alden near 30th Avenue and 150th Street.

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  13. Plane Crash In Western Wisconsin Leaves 4 People DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | CBS Local

    ... station groups in the country. Click here to get the [...] AMERY, Wis. (WCCO) - A small aircraft crashed in Polk County, Wisconsin Monday evening, and authorities believe all four of its passengers were killed. The plane, a Beech M35 aircraft, ...

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  14. Four people are dead following plane crash in Polk CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... in the past - ones he continues to defend. Four people are dead following the crash of a light plane Monday in Polk County, KSTB-TV in Minneapolis St. Paul reported . Authorities said a Beech M35 aircraft crashed into a field near Amery, according ...

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  15. Law EnforcementRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | Chisago County Press

    ... 12, after she'd been reported to have been swept under about two hours earlier. The incident, as reported by Polk County WI sheriff's department, was called in about 3:30 p.m. Sunday. The Polk County Sheriff stated in a news release the girl was not ...

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  16. Body of slain Marine Carson Holmquist to remain in TN until investigation completeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    Folks in the small Burnett County village of Grantsburg continue to mourn the death of 26-year-old Carson Holmquist. He was among 4 Marines killed last Thursday by a gunman at the Navy's Chattanooga operational center.

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  17. Western Wisconsin woman killed in weekend crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | TwinCities

    A western Wisconsin woman was killed Saturday when she pulled out from a stop sign in Polk County, Wis., and was struck by an SUV. Bethany L. Mazur, 28, of Balsam Lake was driving a 2001 Plymouth Neon eastbound on County Highway I when she stopped at a stop sign at County Highway H. She then drove into the intersection and into the path of a southbound 2005 Honda Pilot, according to the Polk County sheriff's office, which responded to the crash at 6:40 p.m. Mazur was found inside the vehicle and did not appear to be breathing.

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  18. Balsam Lake woman dies in Polk Co. crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    On Monday, the Polk County Sheriff's Office said Bethany Mazur, 28, died in the wreck. It happened around 6:40 p.m. Saturday at the intersection of County Road I and County Road H, northeast of Balsam Lake.

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  19. Memorial Service Held for Victims of Chattanooga ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | WCAV

    ... of Hampden, Massachusetts; Staff Sgt. David A. Wyatt of Burke, North Carolina; Sgt. Carson A. Holmquist of Polk County, Wisconsin; and Lance Cpl. Squire K. Wells of Cobb County, Georgia, who a family spokesman says went by "Skip." Sullivan was ...

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  20. One of the four Chattanooga shooting victims is from WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    ... of duty in Afghanistan. Holmquist was also active in football, hunting, and fishing. This is not the first time Polk County, Wisconsin has lost a soldier to a terrorist attack. Captain William Nordeen of Milltown was killed June 28th, 1988 by a car ...

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