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MADISON, Wis. (AP) Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen is set to launch a new heroin awareness campaign.
Van Hollen is set to appear at Madison news conference Wednesday with University of Madison Police Chief Susan Riseling, Dane County Sheriff Dave Mahoney, Madison Police Chief Noble Wray and Madison Fire Chief Steven Davis to kick off the campaign and highlight heroin's impact on Madison, Dane County and surrounding areas.
The attorney general is slated to hold a number of other news conferences around the state on Thursday to promote the campaign. He's scheduled to make stops in Sheboygan, Appleton, Wausau and Eau Claire.
Jackson County sheriff's officials want to question the son of a missing Town of Hixton man.
Investigators say the 20-year-old son may armed and dangerous and mentally unstable. Sheriff Duane Waldera says foul play has not been ruled out in the disappearance of the 57-year-old father, who has been missing for more than a week.
A family member went to the residence the father and son shared and spotted someone trying to hide inside the house. The relative called the sheriff's department. Deputies arrived and didn't find anyone at the house.
The Salvation Army in La Crosse is searching for a big donor who could help with the upcoming red kettle drive...
Julie Nelson at the Salvation Army says an anonymous donor offered to match one day's kettle collections last year up to $50,000, and the goal was reached. But that donor is unable to repeat the offer this year. Nelson says the organization is contacting businesses and community groups now, to see if someone else could afford to match kettle contributions.
Another fugitive from Wisconsin has been caught in Florida...this time, a La Crosse man suspected in a local shooting incident last month.
Almondo Baker was arrested in Lee County, Florida at about 4 o'clock this morning, after allegedly giving police there a false name. Baker is accused of shooting three people in the legs and abdomen at his home on Farnam Street in La Crosse over Labor Day weekend. Bond in Florida has been set at five thousand dollars, and he could be tried there next month on a fraud charge.