Oneida County, WI

Wisconsin MMA Fighter Under Investigation For Violent Conduct

An MMA fighter from Wisconsin is currently under investigation amidst reports of violent conduct involving women. 29-year-old Frank Schuman was identified in a Facebook post by the Oneida County Sheriff’s Office as having committed acts of violence directed against women. No details regarding the number of violent acts or...
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Oneida County veterans to honor military heroes

RHINELANDER – The Oneida County Veterans Council invites residents May 30 to remember and honor fallen military heroes who fought to create, preserve and defend the freedom of the United States of America. A ceremony will begin at 10:30 a.m. at the John and Dori Brown Auditorium in Rhinelander...
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Hodag boys track and field wins GNC title

ANTIGO – Hodag boys won the track conference title over Lakeland by 18 points. Head coach Aaron Kraemer was named coach of the year and Cole Worrall was voted runner of the year as he placed first in the 110 and 300 meter hurdles and 200 meter dash. Caleb...

Nicolet College academic success honor awarded to jail inmate

RHINELANDER – For the first time ever, a jailed inmate has received Student of the Year honors from the Academic Success program at Nicolet College. David Brogli earned the award recently while incarcerated in the Oneida County Jail. “David demonstrates a true commitment to education, both his own and...

Oneida County ADRC sees growing interest in Alzheimer's education

Over five million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s Disease right now. And over 11 million Americans–more than often family members– are providing unpaid care for people with the disease. Both numbers are growing. “Absolutely I think it’s something that people need to learn more about," said Danielle...

MMA fighter from northern Wisconsin accused of ‘violent acts against women’, authorities ask for info

(WFRV) – Authorities in northern Wisconsin are investigating a mixed martial arts fighter who reportedly committed violent acts against women. The Oneida County Sheriff’s Office posted on its Facebook page asking for information about possible criminal incidents of a man from Lac du Flambeau. The man, identified as 29-year-old Frank Schuman, has reportedly committed violent acts against women.

Hansen Honey Farm prepares for the spring season

Rhinelander, Wis. (WJFW) - It’s been a long winter season for Wisconsin. "For over winter bees there was a lot of losses not only local, but outside of the state," said Chris Hansen. Chris Hansen is the president of Hansen Honey Farm and he says that his bees are...
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Man under investigation regarding alleged violent acts against women

ONEIDA COUNTY, Wis. (WBAY) - Multiple agencies are asking the public for information about a 29-year-old Lac du Flambeau man. Frank Schuman is being investigated for incidents involving violent acts against women, according to the Oneida County Sheriff’s Office. Schuman is a mixed martial arts fighter. Anyone with information...

GIS Specialist - Addressing Coordinator - 3193669

JOB DUTIES: Coordinates and implements the countywide addressing system for all Towns and City in accordance with Chapter 16 of the Oneida County Code, Road Naming and Uniform Addressing system. Facilitates the naming of all newly created private and public roads, existing un-named roads or easement drives to be included in the 911 system, changes existing road names where conflicts occur and maintains the master road name file for the entire county to comply with NextGen 911 standards. Processes address applications and assigns new E911 addresses for all properties requiring an address in the city and county. Notifies all Towns and City, landowners, post offices, law enforcement dispatch centers, Intrados, tele communications companies, utilities, delivery services, Census, and other entities dependent on addresses of assignments or changes for all roads and/or address assignments. Identify existing incorrectly assigned addresses, which may be out of sequence or a result of other discrepancies and assign new addresses. Reviews land divisions from Planning & Zoning for compliance with road naming and addressing ordinance. Maintains accurate ESN's (Emergency Service Zone Numbers), ALI (Automatic Location Identification) and Master Street Address Guide (MSAG) data to support the County Sheriff, Town and City Law Enforcement Dispatch Centers and assists the Communication Lieutenant with resolving ALI discrepancies. Uses the ArcGIS software suite to update and maintain GIS datasets for addressing, roads, parcels, etc. and produces maps for addressing, parcel mapping, parcel splits and custom mapping. Assists Real Property with the review of recorded deeds and other documents for accuracy, completeness, title, ownership, parcel identification number, mailing address, legal description, parcel closures & area, parcel splits, title searches to update and maintain real property listings in Oneida County to create accurate assessment and tax rolls and tax bills. Assists in the tax foreclosed property sales and other county property land transactions, drafting of deeds for county real estate transactions, submitting the E-Return and recording documents. Assists the public with land related issues, using public terminals and the land records web sites. Assists in field survey work and use of GPS technologies. Assists law enforcement requests for GIS assistance in search and rescue, storms, fire or other disasters to aid emergency operations either during normal business operations or after hours. Attends meetings; drafts correspondence; makes presentations; maintains equipment inventory, orders supply; assists with departmental budget and reports; prepares invoices; makes copies of departmental materials; files and indexes records; mails or emails out information as needed.

RASTA Rally Mountain Bike Race takes place in Rhinelander

Rhinelander, Wis. (WJFW) - 44 bikers had the chance to compete in the RASTA Rally Mountain Bike Race Sunday in Rhinelander. "This particular race started back in the 1980’s and it has evolved to what we have today," said Phil Newcomb. Phil Newcomb is the Race Director and says...

Oneida County Judge Patrick O’Melia to retire in August

Oneida County Circuit Court Judge Patrick O’Melia has announced his resignation. O’Melia has served as Judge for Branch I in Oneida County for 15 years. In a letter to colleagues and friends announcing his decision he said, “I have known many people who retired over the years. They would usually say, “I won’t miss the work, but I will miss the people who I worked with”. Like most clichés, truer words were never spoken.”

Law enforcement seeks assistance with investigation

RHINELANDER – The Oneida County Sheriff’s Office and the Wisconsin Department of Justice-Division of Criminal Investigation, in connection with other northern law enforcement agencies, are requesting assistance from the public in obtaining information about any criminal incidents involving Frank Schuman, 29, of Lac du Flambeau. The current investigation...