No Injuries were sustained when a Train derailed in Crivitz early Monday morning.

railroad tracksAt around eight am Monday morning in the Village of Crivitz, a train car derailed just south of County W, on U-S- Highway 1-41, and was blocking traffic. Marinette County Sheriff Jerry Sauve says when his officers arrive the Highway was completely blocked.

Sauve says he’s not exactly sure how the derailment happened.

The detour lasted only one-hour while the railway moved their cars from the highway and assisting the Marinette County Sheriff was local fire departments, Crivitz Police, Public Works, and Marinette County Highway Commission.

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A decades old disappearance of a tavern owner in Marinette County comes to a close.

Marinette County Cold Case
In 1974 the disappearance of business owner Loren Monro who owned the Music box in Porterfield has come to a successful ending. Last week Friday, Marinette County Sheriff Jerry Sauve held a press conference regarding the missing man and what led to the re-opening of the case.

Sauve says he wanted to take a closer look using modern technology.

In 1974, Munro had an outstanding warrant for the sexual assault of a child and when he failed to appear for the charge, he was deemed to have disappeared under a suspicious circumstance. With the help from the F.B.II and the U.S. Navy the 43-year-old Marinette County warrant is rescinded and the case is now closed.

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