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More details emerge from Menominee incident on Thursday

MENOMINEE, Wis. (WFRV) – The Menominee City Police Department has released more information regarding the situation that led to two arrests on Thursday. According to a release, around 7:15 a.m. on Thursday morning, officers were sent to a residence on 18th Avenue in Menominee Township for a report of domestic assault and the brandishing of a firearm.
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NEW Zoo treetop Canopy Tour opens

LITTLE SUAMICO, Wis. (WBAY) - Excitement is soaring at the NEW Zoo -- or rather, over the NEW Zoo -- as a new attraction opens Saturday, August 6. The Neil Anderson Canopy Tour takes guests on a treetop walk from the Adventure Park to the zoo. The path goes through...
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Menominee Township domestic incident ends in two arrests

MENOMINEE TOWNSHIP, MI— Two people were arrested, following an incident in Menominee Township Thursday morning. Detectives and deputies from the Menominee County Sheriff’s Office closed off 18th Avenue from 25th Street to West Drive and asked residents to avoid the area. Officers later arrested a 26-year-old man for...

Two arrested in U.P. standoff

MENOMINEE, Mich. (WLUK) -- Two arrests were made after a standoff in Michigan, near the Wisconsin border. Just before 7:30 a.m. Thursday, authorities were called to W6122 18th Avenue in Menominee, Michigan for a report of domestic assault and the brandishing of a firearm. Upon arrival, officers learned a male,...

One person in custody in Menominee standoff

(WLUK) -- Marinette County authorities are assisting Michigan authorities in a standoff incident in Menominee. A portion of 18th Avenue is closed from 25th Street to West Drive. Officials are asking people to avoid the area. No other details on the situation were provided.

UPDATE: Man in custody in Menominee Township incident

UPDATE: The Menominee County Sheriff's Office posted on its Facebook page that a male is in custody and the area is secure. Officers from multiple Twin City law enforcement agencies are on the scene at an incident in Menominee Township. A portion of 18th Avenue is closed, from 25th Street to West Drive in Menominee. Officers are asking people to avoid the area. No official information has been released. Responding agencies include the Menominee and Marinette police departments, the Marinette County and Menominee County sheriff's offices, the Wisconsin State Patrol and rescue personnel. The EagleHerald will provide information as it becomes available.

Marinette changes stray cat policy

MARINETTE—The City of Marinette is temporarily changing its policy regarding stray cats. Police Chief Jon LaCombe, in a press release, said the protocol is being changed because of a lack of available space at Town & Country Veterinarian Clinic, which is under contract with the city regarding stray animals. “We are sorry for this needed change and we hope it is only short term,” LaCombe stated. “The Marinette Police Department...

In the UP, a new chapter begins in 20-year clash over gold mine

MENOMINEE, MI — Guy “Anahkwet” Reiter was in his twenties when he first began actively opposing an open-pit gold mine along the banks of the Menominee River. Today, Reiter is 42 and has three kids. But the years haven’t tamed his dislike for the proposed Back Forty mine near Stephenson in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, which he says he would lay down his life to try and stop.

Victim of Oconto Falls spear attack gets six-month jail sentence for his role in incident

OCONTO - A Oconto Falls man who was attacked with a spear while in his pickup truck and was struck in the face by a BB fired from a gun has been given a six-month jail sentence for his role in the incident. According to the criminal complaint in the attempted homicide case stemming from the May 1 incidents and testimony at a preliminary hearing June 29: ...

Primal Eats: Words Cannot Espresso

(WFRV) – There’s no better way to start your day off than with a good cup of coffee. In today’s episode of Primal Eats, we get a look at a special blend available roasted just for Primal Eats customers, and a look behind the scenes with the roaster and how it gets made.

Two suspects arraigned regarding standoff

EagleHerald Editor MENOMINEE—Two people are in custody and face multiple charges following a standoff situation Thursday in Menominee Township. Tavon D. Veal, 27, and Rebecca A. Przewrocki, 39, both were arraigned Friday in District Judge Robert J. Jamo’s courtroom. The suspects share an address, 2620 18th Ave. It’s a unique location in that it is situated in Menominee Township so it also has a fire number (W6122 18th Ave.). ...
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Oconto Falls motorcyclist killed in crash

OCONTO COUNTY, Wis. (WBAY) - A motorcyclist was killed in a crash in Oconto County Wednesday. The victim was identified as a 60-year-old man from Oconto Falls. His name was not released. At about 8:45 p.m., the Oconto County Sheriff’s Office was called to a two-vehicle crash on County Highway...

Barricaded gunman apprehended in Menominee Township, 2 people in custody

MENOMINEE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WLUC) - UPDATE: Police responded to a domestic assault and a report of a man with a gun at 7:22 a.m. Thursday on 18th Avenue in Menominee Township. The Menominee County Sheriff’s Office and Menominee City Police Department were alerted that a man with a handgun had barricaded himself inside the residence at W6122 18th Ave.