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5th OWI charge filed in Marathon Co. crash that critically injured 2

Felony drunken driving crashes have been filed against a woman suspected of driving drunk in a head-on crash this month that left two people critically injured. Heather E. Barrett, 35, of Stratford, was also injured in the June 3 crash, which was reported at about 3:55 p.m. June 3 on Hwy. 153 at Hwy. 107. Police say Barrett was driving east on Hwy. 153 with a blood alcohol concentration of 0.230 when she crossed the center line in her Lincoln MKZ and struck an oncoming Chevy Silverado with two passengers inside. A witness said Barrett was tailgating and crossing the center line before the crash, according to court documents.
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Merrill, WImerrillfotonews.com

Flooded roadways

Heavy rains on Friday, June 11, flooded fields and yards and even washed over roadways in Lincoln and Marathon Counties. Here, a traveler shares photos of the waters along and crossing over Hwy. K south of Merrill. Crystal English Duwe photo.
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