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Weston village admin resigns Video included

The Weston Village Administrator has resigned, after an agreement was reached with the board of trustees.

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Wausau police warn of phone scam involving ... them Video included

WAUSAU (WAOW) - Wausau police warned Tuesday about a phone scam that's using the goodwill of police to try and raise money. 

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Woman cited for riding bike onto Menasha bridge as it was lifted Video included

It's the video that has been viewed hundreds of thousands of times, a woman on a bike, ignores the safety gates on the Racine Street bridge in Menasha, as the bridge is being lifted for boats to pass below. 

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Should you intervene when kids are acting badly? Video included

A five-year-old Oshkosh girl caught on camera abusing her puppy in her front yard is raising questions about when people should intervene in such behavior.

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LaCrosse man flies off hood of car after attacking girlfriend

LA CROSSE, Wis. (AP) -- La Crosse police say a man accused of attacking his girlfriend is in critical condition after falling off the hood of her car as she tried to get away. 

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Walker says he got no gift from woman charged as agent Video included

A spokesman for Gov. Scott Walker says he did not accept a gift from a woman who was charged Monday with being a covert agent for Russia inside the U.S. 

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Woman charged with stealing $155K from Marathon Co. employer Video included

A 48-year-old Washburn County woman has been charged with stealing more than $155,000 from her employer, according to a criminal complaint.  

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Expert: Testing finds many water wells in Juneau Co. unsafe for drinking

NECEDAH (WAOW) - Testing of some water wells in a rural area of Juneau County found 42 percent of them had high levels of nitrates and nitrogen, making the water unsafe to drink, a groundwater specialist said Tuesday. 

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Taser needed to subdue suspect in Clark Co. truck chase Video included

GREENWOOD (WAOW) - A 49-year-old man was apprehended with a Taser after he tried to flee from police and had the tires on his pickup truck flattened with spike strips on state Highway 73, Clark County Sheriff Gregory Herrick said Tuesday. 

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Trump says he misspoke on Russia meddling

President Donald Trump says he meant the opposite when he said in Helsinki that he doesn't see why Russia would have interfered in the 2016 U.S. elections.

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Stevens Point approves $2.1M to apartment developer

Stevens Point City Council has approved an agreement to give a developer up to $2.1 million to build two apartment buildings and a retail shopping center, according to the mayor.

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Experts say mosquitoes continue to increase in Wisconsin Video included

They find you, then bite you, and you're left scratching for hours, and experts said it could get worse.

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Three arrested in Stevens Point bar robbery, including employee Video included

Three people have been arrested for their roles in a Stevens Point armed robbery, including the employee who was formerly believed to be a victim, according to the police department. 

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Woman accused of biting off, swallowing woman's nose Video included

A woman in Houston faces an assault charge after she allegedly jumped another woman, bit off a piece of her nose and swallowed it when the victim refused to get her alcohol and cigarettes.

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Insurance company not liable for hunter's injuries

An insurance company isn't liable for a hunter who was accidentally shot in the head nearly four years ago. 

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Nice again for Wednesday Video included

Be sure to get your outdoor activities in Wednesday or early Thursday as some wet weather will move in after that.

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DNA helps crack decades old cold case Video included

Police in Indiana were able to crack a cold case from 1988 with the help of a public genealogy website.

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Stevens Point police close to making arrests in weekend armed robbery Video included

Assistant Police Chief Tom Zenner said investigators have no evidence yet indicating three unsolved serious crimes in recent weeks may have been committed by the same suspects

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Walker met woman charged with being covert Russian agent Video included

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- A woman who reportedly attended Gov. Scott Walker's presidential campaign launch event in 2015 and posted a picture of herself with him has been charged with being a covert agent for Russia inside the U.S. 

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St. Norbert College readies for Packers training camp July 26 Video included

DE PERE, Wis. (WBAY) - St. Norbert College is preparing to host its traditional summer guests - the Green Bay Packers. 

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Video shows bicyclist falling into Wisconsin draw bridge gap Video included

Video shows a heart-stopping close call for a bicyclist who fell through a gap in a Menasha bridge--and the people who came to the woman's rescue. 

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No Aaron Rodgers, no playoffs dampened Packers bottom line

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WBAY) - Failing to make the playoffs and losing Aaron Rodgers to injury dampened the Green Bay Packers' finances last season as the team Monday reported net income of $38.6 million - down $34.2 million from a year ago.

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The Latest: Trump tweets US, Russia 'must get along'

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Leaders in Marshfield looking for ways to keep their mall open Video included

MARSHFIELD (WAOW) - With more people turning to online shopping, leaders in Marshfield are looking for new ways to keep the mall open - including a part indoor mall, part outdoor mall.

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Whooping cough outbreak reported in Wood County Video included

PITTSVILLE (WAOW) - The Wood County health officer says about 15 people, mostly from the Pittsville area, have gotten sick from whooping cough, a highly contagious bacterial disease. 

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Police days from deciding on charges in Wisconsin blast Video included

Police say they'll soon decide whether to recommend prosecutors file charges in connection with a natural gas explosion that killed a Wisconsin firefighter. 

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The Latest: 23 hurt as lava crashes into Hawaii tour boat

Hawaii officials have updated the number of people injured after an explosion sent lava crashing through the roof of a tour boat off the Big Island, saying 23 were hurt. 

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Central Wisconsin businessman,volunteer activist dies Video included

Tom Christensen, a central Wisconsin businessman well known for his volunteer activities, died unexpectedly Friday at his home in Knowlton. He was 59.

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Second man charged in 2016 shooting death near UWSP campus Video included

STEVENS POINT (WAOW) - Two years after the shooting death of a man near the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point campus in a deal over $7,200 worth of pot that went bad, the 23-year-old roommate of the man killed was charged with felony murder. 

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Weston to discuss "severance agreement" with village administrator Video included

The Weston Village Board will discuss and possibly act on approving a severance agreement with the current village administrator, Dan Guild. 

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40-year-old inmate attempts suicide in Marathon County Jail Video included

WAUSAU (WAOW) - A 40-year-old man attempted to commit suicide in the Marathon County Jail early Monday, authorities said. A routine cell check about 3 a.m. found the inmate unresponsive and seated on his bunk in a receiving cell, the sheriff's department said. 

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Man wounded in 2015 Wausau police shooting sentenced to prison Video included

WAUSAU (WAOW) - A man shot by a Wausau police officer nearly three years ago was sentenced to nine years in prison Monday for two felonies, according to online Marathon County court records. 

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Wisconsin Sen. Johnson concerned about `widespread tariffs'

Wisconsin Republican U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson says he's concerned with the Trump Administration's "widespread tariffs" and wants the White House to know "there's some real damage being done" to companies right now. 

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Mosinee toddler struck by car in Manitowoc Video included

Manitowoc police say a two-year-old girl is being treated for life-threatening injuries after being hit by a car. 

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Virginia alumnus commits $1 million to UWSP business school

The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point said Monday that a Virginia couple has committed $1 million to the School of Business and Economics for students to learn about business majors, receive career and financial support and discover internship and professional development opportunities.

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