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Wisconsin Rapids hit by hail Video included

An early morning storm left Wisconsin Rapids covered in hail. More>>

Oneida County drowning victim identified Video included

A man has died after rescuers responded to him struggling in the water in Oneida County, according to Minocqua Police Department officials. More>>

Wisconsin DNR to scale back gypsy moth suppression

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- The state Department of Natural Resources wants to dramatically scale back its gypsy moth aerial spray program. More>>

SPECIAL REPORT: Paying for sex offenders Video included

In a special report, Newsline 9 investigates how much the state is paying for sex offenders.

SPECIAL REPORT: Inn-Side Story Video included

From beautiful architecture, to the odd or off-beat, a new series here at Newsline 9 explores Inn-teresting hotels across the state. More>>

Wood County woman killed by train Video included

A Wood County woman has died after police say she walked into the path of a train. More>>

"Guys Who Grill" barbecues for a cause Video included

The grills were hot and the food was tasty during Sunday afternoon's 5th annual "Guys Who Grill" event. More>>

Barnyard animals compete in costume contest Video included

The Taylor County Fair wrapped up with some fashionable fun.

Taylor County Fair sees attendance boost

Taylor County Fair leaders say interest in the event increased this year. More>>

Motorcycle ride benefits Boys and Girls Club in Wis. Rapids Video included

Engines revved Sunday when a close-knit Wisconsin Rapids motorcycle community got together to do what they love for a cause. More>>

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Current forecast Video included

An unsettled weather pattern will bring a chance of showers and storms to the area for much of the week.

Trial date set for Wisconsin Rep. Bill Kramer

WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) -- State Rep. Bill Kramer, former majority leader of the Wisconsin Assembly, is due to stand trial in October on sexual assault charges. More>>

Effectiveness of whooping cough vaccine is studied

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) -- Scientists and public health officials are studying a Vermont whooping cough epidemic to determine if the current vaccine is less effective against a new strain sweeping the country. More>>

US: Russia has fired rockets into Ukraine

WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. officials are sharing satellite images they say show Russia has been firing rockets more than 7 miles into eastern Ukraine. More>>

Poll: Prisons struggling with inmate rehab

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Most respondents to a recent Marquette University Law School poll say they think Wisconsin's criminal justice system is doing an average job at best rehabilitating inmates. More>>

4-year-old injured in Milwaukee gunfire exchange

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- A 4-year-girl Milwaukee girl has been injured in an exchange of gunfire, but police say she was fortunate to escape with only a graze. More>>

Barneveld man dies after tractor falls on him

BARNEVELD, Wis. (AP) -- Iowa County authorities say a Barneveld man has died in a farm accident. More>>

Shipwrecked Concordia completes last voyage

GENOA, Italy (AP) -- The shipwrecked Costa Concordia cruise liner has completed its final journey. More>>

Study: Embargo wouldn't hurt Russia

LONDON (AP) -- A report today in London says an arms embargo against Russia would be little more than symbolic -- because Russia is largely self-sufficient in supplying its armed forces. More>>

Boy Scout helps people discard American flags

A central Wisconsin Boy Scout wants people to know what they should do with unwanted American flags. More>>

Family on vacation loses RV in fire Video included

Updated: Jul 26, 2014 10:34 PM

A father-son road trip ended abruptly Saturday when the pair's RV went up in flames. More>>

Marathon County Crime Stoppers: Copper theft Video included

Marathon County Crime Stoppers is asking for help to find the people responsible for stealing from a business in the Township of Cleveland near Stratford. More>>

Woman dies after being hit by train in Taylor County Video included

Taylor County Sheriff's officials say a 33-year-old woman was found dead after being hit by a train in the village of Gilman. More>>

Bike trail bridges Northwoods communities Video included

Communities in the Northwoods are a little bit more connected, thanks to bike paths. More>>

3 rockets hit Israel as Hamas rejects Gaza truce

JERUSALEM (AP) -- The Israeli military says three rockets have been fired from Gaza at Israel despite a proposed extension of a humanitarian truce in the Gaza war. More>>

Changes in store for Wisconsin no-call list

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Changes are in store for Wisconsin's popular do-not-call list. More>>

Activist brings AK-47 to first lady's event

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) -- A gun rights activist showed up at First Lady Tonette Walker's visit to Sheboygan with an AK-47 strapped to his back -- to make a point that it's legal to openly carry a licensed firearm in Wisconsin. More>>

Son: Joe Paterno feared wrongly accusing Sandusky

A son of former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno writes in a new book that his father said he hadn't informed the coaching staff about allegations Jerry Sandusky might be a child molester because he wasn't sure whether they were true. More>>

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