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Packers stop in Merrill as part of tailgate tour Video included

Current and former Green Bay Packers visited Merrill today as a part of the Packers Tailgate Tour, a five-stop bus tour that brought the crew to cities in Wisconsin and Upper Michigan. More>>

Fire burns 34 acres in Wood County

A fire in the Township of Cary burned across 34 acres, according to Pittsville Fire Chief Jerry Minor. More>>

Families countdown to Easter Video included

With Easter soon approaching, excitement is in the air in central Wisconsin.  More>>

Winnebago authorities rescue 22 animals from home

OSHKOSH, Wis. (AP) -- A Winnebago County woman has been arrested after authorities found nearly two dozen animals living in deplorable conditions in the Town of Clayton. More>>

Oil transport draws cry for disaster training help

North Dakota's oil boom has safety on the minds of many Minnesota towns as the volatile crude rumbles through town aboard long trains.  More>>

Marathon County Crime Stoppers: BB Gun damage to property

Marathon County Crime Stoppers is asking for your help to identify the people responsible for criminal damage to property with a BB gun in the Town of Wausau. More>>

UWSP students compete in public speaking contest Video included

The best public speaking students at UW-Stevens Point competed Saturday. More>>

Hundreds come out for Bowling for Autism event Video included

Some central Wisconsin families bowled for a good cause Saturday afternoon. More>>

UWSP students hope to turn games in careers

Playing video games is a popular activity for many college students, but there's a group of students at UW-Stevens Point hoping to make a career out of it. More>>

Health care site flagged in Heartbleed review

WASHINGTON (AP) -- People with accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama's signature health care law are being told to change their passwords.  More>>

Facebook helps find owner of military bracelet

APPLETON, Wis. (AP) -- Employees at an Appleton supper club have been searching for the owner of a special military bracelet for more than a year.  More>>

Police investigate threatening letter in Stoughton

STOUGHTON, Wis. (AP) -- Police in Stoughton are investigating a threatening letter that was sent to a black teenager, with a photo that depicted him as the victim of a lynching.  More>>

Hawaii is genetically engineered crop flash point

You can trace the genetic makeup of most corn grown in the U.S., and in many other places around the world, to Hawaii.  More>>

Post-rehab, injured snowy owl ready for the wild

After weeks of rehab and exercise in Minnesota, a rare snowy owl that was apparently hit by a bus in the nation's capital is being released into the wild. More>>

Final Lenten fish fry for churches Video included

A Wisconsin tradition came to a close Friday night, at least for this year. As the Lenten season ends, this was the final Friday fish fry at many parishes.
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Marshfield dog hunts for Easter eggs Video included

A Marshfield couple has a unique Easter egg hunt every year. Instead of children looking for eggs in the yard, their dog does the hunting. More>>

Semi gets stuck in Wausau, blocking road

A semi got stuck on 25th Street in Wausau, blocking traffic for a time. More>>

Long winter sets back construction of new Dunkin' Donuts locations Video included

 The long winter has set back construction on several planned Dunkin' Donuts locations in north-central wisconsin. More>>

Wisconsin court to decide on testing drunk drivers Video included

The Wisconsin Supreme Court is set to decide whether police can legally draw suspected drunken drivers' blood without a warrant or driver consent.
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Wausau woman out thousands of dollars in scam Video included

Woman loses $10,000 in scam Woman loses $10,000 in scam

Wausau police say a 91-year old woman is out thousands of dollars as the result of a scam. More>>

UPDATE: Snow plows, loader destroyed in fire Video included

An early Friday morning fire at a rural Marathon County Highway Department garage destroyed snow plow trucks, a loader and other equipment, authorities said. More>>

Boston bombings change lives for two central Wisconsin women Video included

It's been one year since that horrific day the world stopped and watched the devastation at the finish line at the Boston Marathon. That moment changed the lives of two central Wisconsin women. More>>

Diplomacy doesn't move insurgents in Ukraine

Pro-Russian insurgents defiantly refused Friday to surrender their weapons or give up government buildings in eastern Ukraine, despite a diplomatic accord reached in Geneva and overtures from the government in Kiev. More>>

Magnitude-7.2 earthquake shakes Mexico Video included

A powerful magnitude-7.2 earthquake shook central and southern Mexico on Friday, sending panicked people into the streets. Some walls cracked and fell, but there were no reports of major damage or casualties. More>>

UPDATE: 70-year-old man killed in Tomahawk fire Video included

A 70-year-old man died in the fire that destroyed his rural Tomahawk home, the Lincoln County Sheriff's Department said Friday.

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Appeals court upholds Walker's union law

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- A federal appeals court has upheld Republican Gov. Scott Walker's public union restrictions. The restrictions stripped most public workers of nearly all their collective bargaining rights. More>>

Appeals court revives Capitol protest lawsuit

A state appeals court has revived a lawsuit brought by a group protesting Gov. Scott Walker's collective bargaining bill at the Capitol in 2011.  More>>

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