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Explosion destroys Shawano Co. home

One person said he woke up to his house shaking from what WBAY-TV later learned was a house explosion.


Wisconsin officials can't enforce fire sprinklers rule

         MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Wisconsin officials say a state law prevents them from enforcing a fire sprinklers rule that fire officials say is one of the best ways to save lives.    


Bonnie Tyler to sing 'Total Eclipse' hit during eclipse

Some cruise passengers will have the ultimate soundtrack for Monday's solar eclipse when Bonnie Tyler sings her hit "Total Eclipse of the Heart" on board.  


Woman dies while rendering aid in Dodge County car crash

A woman was hit by a car and killed while rendering aid in a separate car accident, according to the Dodge County Sheriff's Office.


Lottery: $50K Powerball prize won in Medford

No one won the big Powerball pot yet, but someone in Medford is about to be $50,000 richer. The Wisconsin Lottery is reporting that Powerball prizes were won in Eau Claire, Medford and Wauwatosa Wednesday. The winning numbers for the Powerball were: 9 - 15 - 43 - 60 - 64 - Powerball: 4 Powerplay number is 3X. The Powerball jackpot was up to an estimated $430 million for Wednesday's drawing – making it the 9th largest Powerball jackpot up for grabs in game ... More>>

Ex-Plover doctor in sex case to be sentenced Thursday

The former Plover doctor accused of unwanted sexual contact with seven female patients is scheduled to be sentenced in Portage County court Thursday morning, according to court records.


Tweet by Milwaukee County Republican Party used Confederate flag, mentioned slavery Video included

A Twitter post from the Milwaukee County Republican Party is causing some controversy.


Chicago man shoots himself in the groin on a bus in Madison Video included

A commuter bus headed to Chicago was delayed in Madison after police say a man accidentally shot himself in the groin.  


Lucky carrot: Alberta woman finds mother-in-law's lost ring Video included

A Canadian woman who lost her engagement ring 13 years ago while weeding her garden on the family farm is wearing it proudly again after her daughter-in-law pulled it from the ground on a misshapen carrot. 


Stranger celebrating his birthday pulls kayaker to safety in Alaska

Daniel Hartung's very first kayaking trip on powerful whitewater rapids almost became his last, if it weren't for the heroics of a stranger. 


Wisconsin Assembly set to approve $3 billion for Foxconn

The Wisconsin Assembly plans to approve a $3 billion tax break bill for Taiwan-based Foxconn Technology Group to build a new display panel factory in the state.


Authorities ask for help in locating missing Adams Co. woman Video included

The Adams County Sheriff's Department is looking for a 69-year-old woman. 


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