Vilas County Sheriff http://wxpr.org en Fath To Become Vilas County Sheriff On Sunday http://wxpr.org/post/fath-become-vilas-county-sheriff-sunday <P>Governor Scott Walker has named long-time Vilas County Chief Deputy Joe Fath as the county's new sheriff.</P> <P>Fath succeeds Frank Tomlanovich who died in June after a brief illness. Tomlanovich was elected as sheriff in 2010.</P> <P>Fath says he is excited to begin, but challenges await...</P> <P><I><U> </U></I></P> <BLOCKQUOTE> <P><I><U>"....I'm excited with my new position and the some of the duties I'm going to be involved with. Fri, 06 Sep 2013 17:08:50 +0000 Ken Krall 7592 at http://wxpr.org Fath To Become Vilas County Sheriff On Sunday 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 Name Of Vilas County Traffic Victim Released http://wxpr.org/post/name-vilas-county-traffic-victim-released <P>Vilas &nbsp;county authorities have released the name of the man who died in a crash early Thursday morning in the town of Manitowish Waters.</P> <P>20 year old Ezekiel Jonas of Manitowish Waters was killed in the single-vehicle wreck.</P> <P>The crash happened near the intersection of Alder Lkae Road and Powell Road. When emergency responders arrived, they found a pickup truck had struck a tree. officials used a metal-cutting tool to pull the truck's driver from the vehicle. Fri, 02 Aug 2013 21:50:41 +0000 Ken Krall 5991 at http://wxpr.org Name Of Vilas County Traffic Victim Released