On Air Now

Upcoming Shows

Program Schedule »


Listen Live Now » 1360 AM Northeast, WI 97.5 FM Green Bay, WI


Current Conditions(Green Bay,WI 54303)

More Weather »
72° Feels Like: 72°
Wind: SSW 14 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0”
Current Radar for Zip


Partly Cloudy 70°


Scattered Thunderstorms 62°


PM Thunderstorms 76°


Merrill woman accused of hiring hitman to kill fiance, attorney


WAUSAU, Wis. (WSAU) -- A Merrill woman is behind bars, accused of trying to hire someone to kill her fiance.

33-year-old Jessica Anne Strom was in Marathon County court Monday. Prosecutors say they have audio and video evidence proving Strom tried to hire a former classmate and licensed pilot to walk into the intended victim’s Merrill law office and “blow his brains out” and fly the body to Door County.

The former classmate was allegedly offered sex and $1,000 for his services. The classmate met with Strom Thursday in a Wausau restaurant, and informed law enforcement of the details.

A special prosecutor is likely to be appointed to handle the case, and Judge Michael Moran has recused himself as well, because they are all familiar with the intended victim.

Strom is being held on a $250,000 cash bond awaiting her March 12th preliminary hearing before Judge Jill Falstad.  Her two sons and daughter are with other family members.