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Snow moving across the region this morning Video included

Snow is expected to continue through the morning, while rain and snow showers begin to taper off in areas Wausau and southward.  More>>

Snow closes schools, offices in Lac du Flambeau

The Lac du Flambeau Tribal Communications Office is reporting that the Lake du Flambeau Tribal Government Offices and Public Schools are closed Thursday because of inclement weather. More>>

Marathon County Sheriff will run for election Video included

The race for Marathon County Sheriff is officially underway. More>>

New Wausau fire chief announced Video included

After a long interview process, Wausau has a new fire chief. More>>

Local women honored for work with assault victims

Two central Wisconsin women were honored Wednesday for their work with sexual assault victims. More>>

WIAA members forward multiplier proposal to committee Video included

WIAA officials will vote today on how to create fair competition between private and public schools.
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UPDATE: Mark Bucki found guilty in death of wife Video included

The Lincoln County man accused of killing his wife and hiding her body has been found guilty on all three counts. More>>

Another round of winter weather hits Northwoods hard Video included

They say April showers bring May flowers. But the question is, what does April snow bring? More>>

UPDATE: Survivors describe escape from sinking ferry Video included

Survivors of a ferry sinking off the coast of South Korea are describing how they jumped into the frigid water wearing life jackets and then swam to a nearby rescue boat.
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UPDATE: Phone problems in Marshfield fixed

MARSHFIELD (WAOW) -- Phone outages, including problems making 911 calls, were reported in the Marshfield on Wednesday, according to Wood County officials.
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Stevens Point fire chief named Wausau fire chief

The fire chief in Stevens Point has been hired to lead the Wausau Fire Department, Mayor Jim Tipple said Wednesday. More>>

Gov. Walker refuses to back down on jobs promise

Gov. Scott Walker says he doesn't think voters will penalize him if he doesn't meet his 2010 campaign promise to create 250,000 private sector jobs by the end of this year. More>>

Suspected meth labs found in Oneida County Video included

WAUSAU (WAOW) – The Oneida County Sheriff's Department says two suspected labs for making methamphetamine were discovered in the search of a rural Rhinelander home. More>>

Master artist named for 2014 Birds in Art show

WAUSAU (WAOW) – A Massachusetts wildlife artist known for a preference of sketching live birds in the field has been named master artist for the Woodson Art Museum's 39th annual Birds in Art exhibition this fall. More>>

Document shredding days scheduled across Wisconsin

The Wisconsin Better Business Bureau is hosting special events at three locations across the state where people can shred sensitive documents to prevent identity theft.
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Toddler gets stuck inside claw machine

Authorities say a toddler has been reunited with his mother after employees found him playing inside a claw crane machine at a Nebraska bowling alley. More>>

Wisconsin woman writes Boston bombing suspect

A Baraboo woman says she's been criticized and even threatened for sending letters of support to the Boston Marathon bombing suspect.
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Bucki trial day 7: Jury wraps up deliberations Video included

A jury has wrapped up deliberations for the night in the trial of a Lincoln County man accused of killing his wife and hiding her body in the woods.

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Wisconsin governor's race: Candidates 180 degrees apart Video included

The race for governor appears to be officially underway, although both candidates have been in campaign mode for months. More>>

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