Sunday Was Busy For 911
Sunday became a very busy day for the 911 communcations center in
Motel Robber Gets Therapy And Probation
A convicted motel robber can avoid prison time, if he agrees to a counseling program. Joshua Green of La Crosse is sentenced to jail time and probation, with a prison sentence stayed. Green pled guilty to robbing a motel clerk of $150 last March, so he could buy drugs. A state corrections agent suggested probation for Green, so he can be treated for drug addiction and mental illness.
Gow Turns Down UW-Madison Position
UW-L Chancellor Joe Gow has been nominated as a candidate for the top
Iowa Police Confirm Identities Of 2 Bodies Found
Evansdale, Iowa police say an autopsy has confirmed that two bodies found last week in a wildlife area are those of Elizabeth Collins and Lyric Cook. Police Chief Kent Smock says he received confirmation today from the Iowa State Medical Examiner's Office that the bodies were the two cousins, who had been missing since July 13. The full autopsy hasn't been released to police.
Hunters found their bodies last week in the Seven Bridges Wildlife Area in Bremer County, about 25 miles from where they were last seen. Police closed the park while they searched for evidence connected to the case but now have reopened the area.
Major Heroin Dealer Going To Prison
A significant heroin dealer in Monroe County, in the words of