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Inmate missing from Marathon Co. jail

Authorities are searching for a Marathon County inmate who failed to return to the jail, according to a post on the sheriff's department Facebook page. 


Trump pardons Thanksgiving turkeys Drumstick and Wishbone


President Donald Trump is using his pardon power to keep a pair of turkeys from the Thanksgiving roaster. More>>

CBS News and PBS cut ties to Rose following sex allegations


"CBS This Morning" will be without one of its hosts Tuesday after the network suspended Charlie Rose over sexual misconduct allegations leveled against the veteran newsman. More>>

Thanksgiving Travel Forecast Video included

We're approaching the busiest travel period of the year, and thankfully the weather pattern will be quiet across much of the Lower 48 the next few days.


Some Wisconsin school performance reports called into question


The state Department of Public Instruction says it's not clear whether unusually high fluctuations in performance scores for more than 150 Wisconsin schools and two dozen districts accurately reflect what happened or are the symptom of statistical volatility.


Taylor Co. kindergartener bags buck under new hunting age law

Courtesy: WI DNR Twitter Courtesy: WI DNR Twitter

MEDFORD, Wis. (AP) -- A kindergartener from north central Wisconsin is among the first youngsters to bag a buck under the state's new law that eliminates the state's minimum hunting age. Six-year-old Lexie Harris is no stranger to the woods. Her dad, Tyler Harris, has taken her hunting since she was three. But, it wasn't until Gov. Scott Walker signed the law on Nov. 12 that Lexie could legally shoot a deer. Harris has taught his daughter how to shoot with a youth rifle and has attac... More>>

UW Band leader's legacy at Camp Randall

Over the past 100 seasons at Camp Randall Stadium, few people have had as much of a lasting impact on the game day atmosphere as UW marching band director Mike Leckrone.


Crews battle massive blaze in Michigan Video included

SOURCE: Auburn Hills Police SOURCE: Auburn Hills Police

A massive inferno erupted in Orion Township, Michigan, Monday night.


Bears at Marshfield zoo wrestle Video included

Two bears square off at a Central Wisconsin zoo. 


Wisconsin Manson follower "Mother Mary' an Eau Claire native, UW grad Video included

One of Charles Manson's cult followers is a Wisconsin woman with a connection to UW-Madison.


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