Wheeler News Service – Sunday, July 13, 2014 - News Summary
Wisconsin Lottery Numbers (drawn Saturday night):
Powerball: 2 – 3 – 7 – 23 – 51 Powerball: 26 Power Play: 2
Mega Bucks: 1 – 5 – 13 – 25 – 38 – 48
5 Card Cash: 5-clubs, A-clubs, 2-hearts, K-hearts, 8-diamonds
SuperCash: 1 – 6 – 11 – 13 – 27 – 31 Doubler: NO
Badger 5: 1 - 5 - 9 - 10 – 22
Daily Pick 4: 6 - 5 - 2 - 9
Daily Pick 3: 1 - 7 - 5
Here are the stories:
A 62-year-old woman is in critical condition after being pulled from the Milwaukee River. Police say they responded to reports of a woman falling into the river from docks near Pere Marquette Park in downtown Milwaukee last night. Responders were able to pull her out of the water and resuscitate her. Dive teams were also called in because of a report that a child had gone in after the woman, but police say there was no evidence of a second person.
Lafayette County officials are suing the estate of an elected official for alleged embezzlement. Robert Hermanson, elected as treasurer and clerk for the Village of Gratiot, is accused of stealing 134-thousand dollars over a five-year period from the town. When he was confronted with evidence of the scheme, Hermanson was found dead the next day. Lafayette County authorities ruled his death a suicide. Court records also indicate Hermanson paid himself a salary of 18-thousand dollars... the position is supposed to be voluntary.
Heroin is already a bad drug, but authorities are warning that a batch circulating in Manitowoc could be fatal. Police say the warning comes after two drug users nearly overdosed within a 12-hour period. A spokesperson for Manitowoc Police says if it wasn't for the quick response of emergency personnel, they would have died. Authorities are quick to note that heroin is illegal and does not condone the use of illegal drugs, but they have an obligation to warn citizens.