D.C. Everest Girl's Basketball Coach arrested for OWI
WAUSAU (WAOW)-- Officials from the D.C. Everest School District tell Newsline 9 they have removed John Minnihan as coach of the Girl's Varsity Basketball Team. Minnihan was arrested October 10, 2010 and charged with operating a vehicle while intoxicated.
The Marathon County Sheriff's Department says Minnihan was speeding on Grand Avenue near East Thomas Street. A deputy pulled him over and reported Minnihan's blood alcohol concentration was .19.
The D.C. Everest School District would not comment as to why Minnihan was removed from his coaching position. He is still employed as a science teacher at D.C. Everest Junior High.