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News in Marathon County, Wisconsin
Man accused in dismemberment slaying competent
Tue, 11 Mar 2014 06:52:17 -0700
A Wisconsin man has been found competent to stand trial on charges of fatally shooting and dismembering a Minnesota man. Marathon County Circuit Judge Mike Moran has ruled Kou Thao is mentally capable of assisting with his own defense. The 27-year-old Wausau man is accused of shooting and dismembering 58-year-old Tong Pao Hang, of St. Paul, Minn., and taking the body parts to Milwaukee last ...
Wis. snowfall boosts snowmobile registrations
Sat, 22 Feb 2014 17:42:52 -0800
The heavy snowfall in Wisconsin this winter has led to a boost in the number of snowmobile registrations.
Man sought for gambling, cockfighting ring is in Marathon County Jail
Tue, 11 Mar 2014 10:36:15 -0700
Malaysian police say one of the passengers using a stolen passport on a missing jetliner was an Iranian asylum seeker. More >>
Wisconsin daycare provider charged with injuring baby
Tue, 11 Mar 2014 04:56:35 -0700
WAUSAU, Wis.—A daycare provider is charged in Marathon County with spanking a baby so hard it left bruises and abrasions.
Wausau man charged in dismemberment slaying declared competent for trial
Tue, 11 Mar 2014 06:02:10 -0700
WAUSAU, Wis. — A Wisconsin man has been found competent to stand trial on charges of fatally shooting and dismembering a Minnesota man. Marathon County Circuit Judge Mike Moran has ruled Kou Thao is mentally capable of assisting with his own defense.
In St. Paul man's dismemberment slaying, suspect found competent
Tue, 11 Mar 2014 06:41:13 -0700
WAUSAU, Wis.—A Wisconsin man has been found competent to stand trial on charges of fatally shooting and dismembering a Minnesota man.
Marathon County Crime Stoppers: Eggs damage Rib Falls home
Sat, 08 Mar 2014 02:50:39 -0800
Marathon County Crime Stoppers is asking for help finding the people who damaged a home in the town of Rib Falls.
Homicide defendant's competency at issue
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 10:22:13 -0700
Attorneys are meeting to determine whether a Wisconsin man is mentally competent to stand trial on charges of fatally shooting and dismembering a Minnesota man. Kou Thao has been examined three times by doctors from the Wisconsin Department of Health and Human Services at the request of defense attorneys. Marathon County Circuit Judge Mike Moran says there likely won't be a fourth exam because ...
Marathon County Historical Society offers DNA class
Sat, 08 Mar 2014 02:45:01 -0800
Shelley Green thought she had a pretty solid idea of her ancestral roots when she began to research the subject two decades ago.
Snowmobile Registrations up from Last Season
Fri, 21 Feb 2014 12:05:56 -0800
The Department of Natural Resources says snowmobile registrations are up in many north central Wisconsin Counties-- with Vilas County seeing an increase of more than 300 registrations compared to last season.