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Elcho community debates Confederate flag at school board meeting Video included

The Confederate flag was the topic of a lengthy public comment session at the Elcho school board meeting Monday night.


Athens high school sees National Anthem protests as "teachable moment" Video included

Over the weekend, NFL protests during the National Anthem entered living rooms across the country. 


MAKING THE GRADE: New STEM center sets UW Marshfield/Wood Co. apart Video included

A new STEM center is putting The University of Wisconsin-Marshfield/Wood County on the map, and we're featuring it in our next "Making the Grade with Rebecca." 


UPDATE: Soil testing complete and city hopes to open Thomas Street next month Video included

Testing shows there are no excessive amounts of chemicals in soil surrounding a major road construction project in Wausau, according to city officials.


Steelers tackle Alejandro Villanueva apologizes for 'embarrassing' solo national anthem moment

Offensive tackle Alejandro Villanueva was the only member of the Pittsburgh Steelers to take the field for the national anthem before Sunday’s game against the Chicago Bears, but the former U.S. Army Ranger said the moment happened by accident. 


LOST & FOUND: Young girl found alone on sidewalk in Schofield Video included

A four year-old girl carrying two stuffed animals and wearing only a nightgown was found wandering alone on Grand Avenue in Schofield Monday morning. 


Ex-Rothschild cop now has no felony conviction in sex case Video included

A former Rothschild policeman accused of breaking into a woman's home and having sex with her while pretending to be her boyfriend successfully completed a probation and a judge Monday reduced a felony to a misdemeanor, according to online Marathon County court records. 


McCain calls brain cancer prognosis 'very poor' Video included

U.S. Sen. John McCain says doctors have given him a "very poor prognosis" as he battles brain cancer. 


DA: Mountain Lanes owner in Wausau refilled liquor bottles

WAUSAU (WAOW) - The 31-year-old owner of Mountain Lanes Family Fun Center refilled liquor bottles with cheaper rum, vodka and tequila as a way to save money, according to a criminal complaint. 


White House Christmas tree picked in Shawano Video included

White House officials arrived in Shawano on Monday to pick out this year's Christmas tree for the Blue Room.


Fire at apartments in Adams Co.

Crews are on the scene of a fire in Adams County.


Walker names former legislator as DNR secretary Video included

Gov. Scott Walker has selected a former legislator to run the state Department of Natural Resources.


UPDATE: Wausau stabbing victim remains in critical condition, suspect to be charged

The Wausau Police Department arrested 25-year-old Aidan G. Dobbe in connection to a stabbing early Sunday near the 400 Block.


Trial begins for Joseph Jakubowski, the Janesville man at the center of nationwide manhunt

Jury selection begins today in the federal trial of a Janesville man accused of stealing a cache of weapons leading to a 10-day, nationwide manhunt.


UPDATE: 3 arrested in connection with death of Adams County man

Three people were arrested Friday in connection with the death of Isaac Salinas.


Mosinee EMT paralyzed in 2003 ambulance crash dies

A former Mosinee Fire Department EMT has died - 14 years after he suffered crippling injuries when his ambulance rolled over, according to the fire department.


Pack Attack taping delayed Monday due to team meetings

Due to the Thursday night game this week, Monday's Pack Attack taping will start around 8 p.m.


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