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GORDON

A Gordon, Wisconsin, man died after his motorcycle left the road Saturday night.
Documents reveal the authorities' persistent, wide-ranging but largely ineffectual efforts to solve the challenging case.
The suspect thought he might get away with the murders.
BARRON, Wis. -- Jake Thomas Patterson took away so much of what Jayme Closs loved. Her parents. Her home. Her love for school, dance and hanging out with friends. But there are some things Patterson will never take, the 13-year-old told a judge F...

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Seven months ago, the roughly 3,400 residents of Barron, Wis., awoke to shocking news. A local couple, James and Denise Closs, had been fatally shot inside their residence on the outskirts of town. Their 13-year-old daughter, Jayme, was missing. ...
BARRON, Wis. -- Jake Thomas Patterson entered his first plea without hesitation. The second came a little slower, pausing long enough to leave spectators wondering if the defendant had a last-minute change of heart. The third, though, seemed to t...
The Douglas County man accused of holding 13-year-old Jayme Closs captive for nearly three months after killing her parents will return to court Wednesday.
Jeanne Nutter, the social worker who helped lead Jayme Closs to safety after the 13-year-old Barron girl was abducted and held captive in Gordon for 88 days, was honored for her outstanding service by Wisconsin Department of Children and Families...
Hormel Foods Corp. announced Wednesday that it would donate a $25,000 reward contribution directly to Jayme Closs. Closs was abducted in October from her family's home in Barron, Wis., after her parents were shot to death. She was then held in a ...
Jake Patterson, who was arrested Jan. 10 after Jayme Closs escaped from a remote Gordon home where she was being held, is charged with two counts of first-degree intentional homicide in the Oct. 15 deaths of Jayme's parents.

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As Jayme Closs spends the weekend with family, investigators in Northwestern Wisconsin are working to learn more about how and why a man allegedly killed the 13-year-old's parents and held her captive for nearly three months. On Thursday, Jayme e...
A South Range man was injured in a two-car crash Saturday in Gordon. The Douglas County Sheriff's office responded to a two-car crash at the intersection of County Highway Y and US HIghway 53 in Gordon at 2:37 p.m., according to a release from th...
Investigators are trying to piece together the events of a hit-and-run accident Thursday night in Bayfield County that left a Barnes man dead. Paul Rauwolf, 38, died after being struck by a pickup in the town of Barnes. Witnesses said the truck h...

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