Thursday, February 12, 2009 |
7 years ago
Bad choice: A Wisconsin man traded a Starbucks gift card for a fatal dose of heroin. The teen who did the trade is now charged in the death, according to the Associated Press
Ryan Kennington, 18, died on Nov. 27. Four people have been charged. Kennington was found dead the day after he was injected with the heroin he received.
We're still wondering how much Starbucks cash is worth an injection of heroin. Prices at Starbucks are pretty inflated these days.
Store gives everyone what they want in a "bang-bling deal"
EAU CLAIRE -- A store is offering customers a free gun when they buy diamond earrings. Uh?
BARRON -- Two men have pleaded not guilty in the beating death of a man at a house party in Barron County.
MILWAUKEE -- An advocacy group for people infected with HIV has accused a Fond du Lac medical clinic of discrimination in refusing to perform surgery on a woman with the virus that causes AIDS.
FOND DU LAC -- A former Fond du Lac police officer who admitted using gift cards intended for the needy to make personal purchases faces 60 days in jail with work-release privileges after being found guilty.
MADISON -- An accounting professor fired for not showing up for a job at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire said today his absence was the result of eye surgery and he planned to work there.