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May 31, 2016
UPDATE: Amery teen dies of injuries suffered in Friday crash
May 31, 2016 - 6:09am
April 26, 2016
Man killed in western Wisconsin farm accident
April 26, 2016 - 12:40pm
February 13, 2016
Prison time ordered for former Polk County jailer
February 13, 2016 - 1:00pm
February 4, 2016
Former Polk County jailer given 30-year prison sentence
February 4, 2016 - 10:12am
August 27, 2015
Hudson man, River Falls woman arrested after high-speed pursuit (W/AUDIO)
August 27, 2015 - 5:32pm
July 29, 2015
UPDATED: Teen driver dies after Highway 63 crash in Polk County
July 29, 2015 - 9:57am
July 28, 2015
A single engine airplane, flown by pilot Daniel Ortner, of North Hudson, crashed in the area of 150th Street and 30th Avenue in the Town of Alden on Monday, July 27, around 5:24 p.m. (Photo submitted by the Polk County Sheriff’s Office)
UPDATE: Crash victims identified, all four from Hudson/North Hudson
July 28, 2015 - 1:58pm
June 22, 2015
Update: New Richmond man critical after crash
June 22, 2015 - 8:47am
June 4, 2015
Three men charged in suspected cockfighting ring
June 4, 2015 - 9:46am
January 6, 2015
UPDATE/CORRECTION: Man shot following apparent home-invasion early Thursday
January 6, 2015 - 11:20am
December 4, 2014
Firefighters from Cumberland and Luck worked for an extensive period to free two men trapped in this Chevrolet pickup following an accident Tuesday in the town of McKinley in Polk County. The man in the passenger seat later died. Photos courtesy of Polk County Sheriff's Department.
Freight truck-pickup collision claims life of Radisson man
December 4, 2014 - 9:40am
September 15, 2014
Piper's body was discovered after authorities used a wrecker to winch this 2002 Subaru Legacy from a private pond. Photos courtesy Polk County Sheriff's Department.
Body of Colfax man discovered Sunday in submerged car
September 15, 2014 - 11:22am
July 16, 2014
Toddler's death from hyperthermia in car trunk last July declared 'tragic accident'
July 16, 2014 - 2:08pm
April 15, 2014
Polk County Sheriff's Deputy Mike Severson received numerous awards after he was injured in a shoot-out with a suspect in April, 1991. Severson died Monday at his home in St. Croix Falls. Submitted photo.
Full honors funeral planned for Polk deputy, injured in shoot-out 23 years ago
April 15, 2014 - 4:45pm
November 27, 2013
Nonprofit aims to reduce area’s wild cat population
November 27, 2013 - 2:22pm