Washington County Newswire

Washington County Newswire

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

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  1. 2 ex-officers get probation for illegal Maryland gun saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WBNS

    The Herald-Mail of Hagerstown reports former Washington County Sheriff's deputy William C. Blair was granted probation before judgment Wednesday upon entering an Alford plea in Washington County Circuit Court to conspiring to sell a regulated firearm before the end of a seven-day waiting period. Blair was sentenced to two years' probation and ordered to pay a $1,000 fine and court costs and perform 25 hours of community service.

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  2. Suspect sought after vehicle stolen in Milwaukee crashes in Washington CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... replica of the printed newspaper. You can view today's paper or previous issues. A photo released by Washington County Sheriff's Office appears to show the wheel that came off a stolen vehicle after it hit a telephone pole early Tuesday in Hartford. ...

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  3. Severe thunderstorm with damaging hail hitting north of MilwaukeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 25 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... You can view today's paper or previous issues. A severe thunderstorm was sighted near Jackson in Washington County at 5:09 p.m. moving east at 45 mph with golf ball sized hail and wind gusts up to 60 mph. The National Weather Service cautioned ...

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  4. Experience should help Wauwatosa boys golf teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 12 | WauwatosaNOW.com

    The Wauwatosa East/West co-op golf team finished 12th at the Washington County Invitational on April 16 at the Washington County Golf Course. Adam Garski shot a 74 and finished seventh place overall.

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  5. Washington County artists encouraged to participate in annual Art Purchase Award ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 18 | Germantown

    Washington County residents age 18 or older and who are nonprofessional artists are eligible to enter by September 23, and win a cash award of $300 No artist can win first place for two consecutive years and all artwork will be on display at the Germantown Community Library, address, in October. There will also be cash awards for second and third place winners, ribbons and certificates for honorable mentions and People's Choice Award.

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  6. Boys golf: Arrowhead golfers finish fourth at Washington County InviteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 17 | Sussex Sun

    Taking part in the Washington County Invite at Washington County Golf Course in Hartford, the Warhawks placed fourth in the field of 10 schools. Marquette won the championship with 291 strokes.

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  7. Hilltoppers start quest for state with a winRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 16 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... Brad Niswonger ever needs a second career, he might consider a trip to the World Series of Poker. At the Washington County Invite on Saturday, one coach after another lined up to submit their scores. Seated in the back of the clubhouse at Washington ...

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  8. Slender Man stabbing defendant seeks placement with grandparentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 7 | Waukesha

    ... granted a bail reduction at a hearing set for Friday. Geyser, 13, and Anissa Weier, 14, have been held at Washington County's secure juvenile detention center - except for stretches at a state mental hospital - since their arrests May 31, 2014, in a ...

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  9. Wisconsin teens who almost stabbed classmate to death have bail reduction declinedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 15 | Daily Mail

    ... hurt her or her family if she did not do as he wished and murder Leutner. Nicole Simon, a jail officer in Washington County where Geyser is being held, and other jail officials testified that she was a timid, polite and extremely creative child last ...

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  10. police report: April 14, 2016 issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 13 | Hales Corners

    A 30-year-old woman was taken into custody for possession of heroin and drug paraphernalia in the 10300 block of West Plum Tree Circle at 11:50 a.m. April 10. She was also taken into custody for having a bench warrant for theft in Washington County. One person was taken to Froedtert Memorial Hospital after a two-car collision on South 108th Street and West Janesville Road at 7:45 a.m. April 9. The crash occurred when one vehicle pulled away from a stop sign on West Forest Home Avenue where it intersects with Janesville Road and was struck by an eastbound vehicle.

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  11. Metro home sales down, prices up in March amid tight inventoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 12 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... Waukesha County, to 393 from 422, a 6.9% slide, and plunged 22.5%, to 79 from 102, in Ozaukee County. In Washington County, sales increased 14.9% to 154 from 134. Average March sale prices: Milwaukee County, $154,960, up 11% from $139,572 in March ...

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  12. Spring hearings on tap this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 9 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... Wisconsin, the meetings are at Greenfield High School, Webster Transitional School in Cedarburg, Washington County Fair Park in West Bend, Waukesha County Technical College in Pewaukee and Union Grove High School. The spring hunt is composed of six ...

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  13. Morgan Geyser's attorney says cash bond 'no longer necessary'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 5 | Waukesha

    ... In the meantime, Cotton said Geyser will continue to receive psychiatric and psychological services at the Washington County Detention Center. The Chapter 51 Order will remain in place until June, at which point the parties will stipulate to a ...

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  14. Here's what to expect on today's ballot in GermantownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 5 | Germantown

    ... court justice, and Paul Reilly is running unopposed for judge of the court of appeals in District 2. In Washington County, Daniel Goetz, Peter Sorce and Dawn Eyre are running unopposed for county supervisor in districts 23, 24 and 26, respectively. ...

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  15. Festival of Wine, Only Fools Run at Midnight, Bluegrass Music FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 3 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... art and bid on your favorites at this juried arts and crafts show from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at UW-Washington County. The festival will also feature a farmers market, art and garden seminars and art projects for kids. Admission is $2 per person ...

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  16. Farmers struggling even as markets overflow with milk, grain, livestockRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 2 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... is so strong that nobody (overseas) can afford them," said Ross Bishop, a beef cattle and crops farmer in Washington County. A drought or a flood that wipes out thousands of acres of U.S. crops could reduce the harvest and boost prices. Likewise, ...

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  17. MATC District Board Expands LeadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    ... i were appointed by the board appointment committee which includes Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele, Washington County Supervisor Rich Gundrum, Milwaukee County Board Chairman Theodore Lipscomb and Ozaukee County Board Chairman Lee Schlenvogt.

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  18. Serial killer Alvin Taylor again seeking releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 31 | WIGM-AM Medford

    A 69-year-old serial killer will try in September to convince a Washington County Judge that he should be released from the Mendota Mental Health Institute. Alvin Taylor has been confined to the Mendota facility since the late 1980s, after he killed four men in Wisconsin and Minnesota between 1985 and 1988.

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  19. Serial killer Alvin Taylor again seeking release Thursday, March 31Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 31 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    A 69-year-old serial killer will try in September to convince a Washington County Judge that he should be released from the Mendota Mental Health Institute. Alvin Taylor has been confined to the Mendota facility since the late 1980s, after he killed four men in Wisconsin and Minnesota between 1985 and 1988.

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  20. MATC District Board Expands LeadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    ... i were appointed by the board appointment committee which includes Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele, Washington County Supervisor Rich Gundrum, Milwaukee County Board Chairman Theodore Lipscomb and Ozaukee County Board Chairman Lee Schlenvogt.

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