The Journal Sentinel has been doing a series profiling a drunk driving fatality from every county, and for Eau Claire County they did their story on Joe Barlow from Altoona. Hard to believe it's been over two years already.

I played with Joe on the Altoona basketball team, and I know his friends and teammates and everyone else who knew him still miss him a lot. He was a good player on the court and as engaging a personality as you'll find off it. Definitely one of those things that makes you stop and think about what's important in life.

They interviewed Andy Riechers for the story:

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