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DA: Wausau arson suspect "felt like burning something down"

Two men accused of burning down a Wausau East High School shed appeared in court Tuesday, both are charged with arson.

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UPDATE: Wausau, Spencer men killed in snowmobile crash Video included

PHILLIPS (WAOW) - The snowmobilers killed in a weekend crash on Long Lake were from Wausau and Spencer, the Price County Sheriff's Department said Tuesday.

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Six arrested in burglary, drug investigation in La Crosse

Six people are arrested after an investigation by La Crosse Police turns up drugs and items from several burglaries. 

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UPDATE: Nothing suspicious in Oneida Co. airport fire; still no cause Video included

LAKE TOMAHAWK (WAOW) - A fire that destroyed an airport hangar used to store boats and recreational vehicles "wasn't suspicious" but exactly what sparked it remained under investigation Tuesday, authorities said.

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'Catfishing' on social media would be crime under Wisconsin bill

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Impersonating someone on social media would be made a crime under a bill up for a vote in the Wisconsin Assembly. 

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Incredible video: Firefighter catches child dropped from burning building Video included

Dramatic, high-definition helmet-camera video captured the moment a Georgia firefighter caught a child thrown to safety from a third-floor balcony amid a raging fire.

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Jury: Bancroft man guilty of negligent homicide in fatal 2015 crash

After just 30 minutes of renewed deliberations Tuesday, a jury convicted a 59-year-old Bancroft man of negligent homicide in a car crash nearly three years ago that killed his friend, according to online Portage County court records. 

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Illinois attorney general says girl can use medical marijuana at school

The Illinois attorney general's office on Friday told a federal court it will allow a suburban Chicago school district to administer medical marijuana to an 11-year-old leukemia patient to treat her for seizure disorders.

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State lawmakers to talk Wednesday about youth prison closure

Republican legislative leaders plan to meet to discuss Gov. Scott Walker's call to pass a state prison overhaul plan this year.

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