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Missing Spalding Township woman with dementia located

MENOMINEE COUNTY, MI— A missing woman with dementia was found in Menominee County Thursday. Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched around 8:45 a.m. to the area of Old US-2 & 41 in Spalding Township. The 84-year-old woman was last seen Wednesday night at about 10:30 p.m. and was gone the next morning.
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84-year-old with dementia missing from Spalding Township located

SPALDING TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WLUC) - The Menominee County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a missing 84-year-old woman at 8:44 a.m. on Thursday. The woman had gone missing from Spalding Township near Old US Hwy 2/41. She was last seen at 10:30 p.m. Wednesday. K9s from the Menominee...

Wisconsin man who was convicted of killing two people in 1976 dies in prison

A man serving two life terms for killing a Wisconsin couple in a slaying that went unsolved for decades has died in prison, state corrections officials confirmed. Raymand Vannieuwenhoven, 85, was convicted last year of fatally shooting 25-year-old David Schuldes and 24-year-old Ellen Matheys in a Marinette County park on July 9, 1976, in Silver Cliff, about 200 miles (320 kilometers) north of Milwaukee.

Enstrom Helicopter Corporation in Menominee is now hiring

MENOMINEE, Mich. (WLUC) - An Upper Michigan-based helicopter company now has a new owner. Enstrom Helicopter Company originally filed for bankruptcy earlier this year. But, after a previous buyer backed out, a Fort Wayne, Indiana Native Chuck Surack purchased the company in May. “I’ve been a big fan and follower...

Bear breaks into Wisconsin vacation home while family sleeps

June 22 (UPI) -- A Wisconsin conservation warden was summoned to a vacation home where a black bear broke in through an open window while a family slept. Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Conservation Warden Tim Werner was summoned to the vacation home near Crivitz when a family from Illinois awoke to find a bear had entered through a kitchen window.

Oconto council to decide whether to allow wedding barn, outdoor events in residential zone

OCONTO – The Oconto City Council will consider next month adding wedding barn and outdoor special events venues as a conditional use in city ordinances. The city's Building Inspection Ad Hoc Committee recommended the council approve the ordinance revisions, which were requested by the owners of Oconto Riviera. They're seeking a permanent status under which...

National Weather Service survey teams confirmed four tornados in Marinette County from the June 15 storm

At 6:34 P.M. last Wednesday, an EF-1 tornado touched down in Middle Inlet and stayed on the ground for eight minutes, covering six-and-a-half miles. That tornado resulted in structural damage to barns and roof damage to at least one home. EF-1 tornados also hit northwest of Amberg, and three miles northeast of Kremlin, which is east-northeast of Pembine. An EF-2 tornado damaged hundreds of tree and some structures, including the fire station, at Silver Cliff. A home was lifted off its foundation there. A total of 8 tornadoes were reported in Northeast Wisconsin and 11 statewide.

Primal Eats: The Primal Eats Build

(WFRV) – Primal Eats has shown Local 5 Live viewers, how to shop the best meats, how to prepare, and cook the best meats, some amazing recipes and even gave viewers a look behind the scenes at the factory, but how did it all come about and what’s next?

Marinette County Breakfast on the Farm is this Sunday at the Finger Family Farm

The 2022 Marinette County Breakfast on the Farm is being hosted by the Finger Family Farm. They are a 5th generation dairy farm that is owned and operated by Jack and Nancy Finger along with Phil and Laura and their four children. Laura Finger says, “many moons ago the dairy promotions committee was looking for host farms and while it wasn’t right, at the time, looking ahead to 2022, I realized that our family farm was going to have a 150-year anniversary and I thought it would be a really great time to host Marinette County Breakfast on the Farm.”