Oneida County Sheriff http://wxpr.org en Montana Sex Offender Released In Oneida County http://wxpr.org/post/montana-sex-offender-released-oneida-county <p>A convicted sex offender from Montana is living in the town of Nokomis, Oneida county.</p><p> </p><p>The Sheriff's Department reports 46 year old Todd Ames will be living at 9862 Siemering Drive. It's listed as Tomahawk, though the address is in the town of Nokomis, Oneida county.</p><p>Ames was convicted in Montana of Sexual Assault in 2009. He has had his parole transferred to Oneida county.</p> Tue, 14 Jan 2014 16:47:19 +0000 Ken Krall 13134 at http://wxpr.org Motorcycle Crash Victim Dies http://wxpr.org/post/motorcycle-crash-victim-dies <P>One of the two motorcyclists injured in a crash last weekend north of Tomahawk has died.</P> <P>The Oneida County Sheriff's Department reports 50-year-old Benjamin J. Guite, Sr. of Merrill died Wednesday at Aspirus Wausau Hospital. The second motorcyclist, 49 year old Lynette A. Haman of Elkhorn, Wisconsin was taken to St. Joseph's Hospital in Marshfield. Her condition was not released.</P> <P>Deputies report the crash happened Friday night about 9:30 p.m. at Oneida county "L" and Prairie Rapids Road. Wed, 18 Sep 2013 21:37:17 +0000 Ken Krall 8161 at http://wxpr.org Teenagers Arrested For Hazelhurst Burglaries http://wxpr.org/post/teenagers-arrested-hazelhurst-burglaries <P>Two teenagers have been taken into custody for a series of recent burglaries in the&nbsp;Lakeland area.</P> <P>Lieutenant Dan Hess from the Oneida County Sheriff's Department says a tip led to the arrests....</P> <P><I><U> </U></I></P> <BLOCKQUOTE> <P><I><U>"...August 11 at about 2:30 in the morning, the sheriff's office received a call of a possible burglary at Whitman's Resort on Highway 51 in Hazelhurst. A concerned citizen called in and said there were two people inside the building. Fri, 16 Aug 2013 17:19:29 +0000 Ken Krall 6634 at http://wxpr.org Teenagers Arrested For Hazelhurst Burglaries Fatal Traffic Crash In Oneida County http://wxpr.org/post/fatal-traffic-crash-oneida-county <P>A 90 year old Wood county woman has died from a one vehicle crash in Oneida county.</P> <P>The Oneida county sheriff's department reports Dorothy Tyler of Vesper died at Aspirus Hospital in Wausau of injuries sustained Tuesday morning. She died early Wednesday.</P> <P>Deputies report the vehicle she was in, driven by 73 year old Ronald Tyler of Vesper, went out of control on county highway "Q" in the town of Schoepke and crashed.</P> Wed, 14 Aug 2013 20:12:09 +0000 Ken Krall 6539 at http://wxpr.org Cash Bond Set For Suspect In Shooting of Uncle http://wxpr.org/post/cash-bond-set-suspect-shooting-uncle <P>A Rhinelander man has been charged with the Monday shooting of his uncle.</P> <P>23 year old Marcus L. Alsteens of 645 Mason Street is charged with attempted first degree intentional homicide, aggravated battery, negligent handling of a weapon, and injury by negligent use of a dangerous weapon, all with domestic abuse.</P> <P>The criminal complaint alleges Marcus Alsteens and his uncle Justin Alsteens got into an argument at their home. As the argument heated up, Marcus allegedly found a gun, loaded it and pointed it at his relative. Wed, 14 Aug 2013 19:28:40 +0000 Ken Krall 6537 at http://wxpr.org Cash Bond Set For Suspect In Shooting of Uncle Deputies Staff Country Music Festival Grounds http://wxpr.org/post/deputies-staff-country-music-festival-grounds <P>A contingent of Oneida county sheriff's deputies are working the Hodag Countryfest grounds in Pine Lake this weekend, as tens of thousands of music fans are here for the annual festival.</P> <P>Sheriff Grady Hartman says they put as many deputies as possible at the site...</P> <BLOCKQUOTE> <P><I><U>"....we patrol the grounds and we patrol the roads leading into the grounds and the perimeter. Thu, 11 Jul 2013 22:30:55 +0000 Ken Krall 4922 at http://wxpr.org Deputies Staff Country Music Festival Grounds