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Green Bay woman gets 80 years for fatal drunken-driving crash near Lambeau

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New Richmond Wisconsin 127 South Knowles Avenue 54017

A Green Bay area woman has been sentenced to 80 years in prison for drag racing on a busy street while drunk, and causing a crash that killed two teens.

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Brown County Circuit Judge Sue Bischel cited Monique Geske's lack of remorse in handing down the long sentence.

And the judge said the Geske, 46, would probably die in prison.

A jury convicted her in March on two counts of reckless homicide, two counts of drunken homicide and one count of reckless endangerment.

The crash happened last June on a business street south of Lambeau Field in Ashwaubenon.

Geske's car sped through an intersection and killed Talhia Heroux, 18, and Ashley Britsch-Knetzger, 18, who had just left work at a nearby restaurant.

Geske's lawyer promised an appeal.

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