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Storm drops more than a foot of snow on northern Wisconsin Video included

Observations from the National Weather Service indicate Wednesday and Thursday's mid-April snowstorm dropped more than a foot of snow across areas of northern Wisconsin. More>>

Fire destroys home in rural Tomahawk

WAUPACA (WAOW) – Fire destroyed a home east of Tomahawk on Thursday, the Lincoln County Sheriff's Department said. More>>

Flood emergency declared on Wolf River

WAUPACA (WAOW) – Waupaca County Emergency Management has declared a flood emergency on the Wolf River downstream from New London because of high water.  More>>

Judge modifies bond for Newman High teacher

WAUSAU (WAOW) - A judge on Thursday modified the conditions for a Newman High School religion teacher and soccer coach to be free on bond. More>>

In news conference, Obama shows skepticism on Russia in Ukraine

President Barack Obama conveyed skepticism Thursday about Russian promises to de-escalate a volatile situation in Ukraine, and said the United State and its allies are ready to impose fresh sanctions if Moscow doesn't make good on its commitments. More>>

Obama: 8 million signed up for health care

Eight million people have signed up for health care through new insurance exchanges, President Barack Obama said Thursday, besting expectations and offering new hope to Democrats who are defending the law ahead of the midterm elections. More>>

Salt supply OK in Wausau and Marathon County

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Wausau plow drivers still have 1,000 tons of salt available for use on roads. More>>

Governor declares another propane emergency

Gov. Scott Walker has declared another propane emergency. Midwestern states have been grappling with a propane shortage spurred by the cold winter, a temporary pipeline closure and heavy propane demand for drying grain last fall.
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Wisconsin jobless rate drops to 5.9 percent

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Wisconsin's unemployment is down to 5.9 percent, its lowest level since November 2008. More>>

Baby gorilla dies at the Milwaukee County Zoo

A baby gorilla born less than a month ago at the Milwaukee County Zoo has died.
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Preliminary hearing set in teacher sex case

NEILLSVILLE (WAOW) - A preliminary hearing has been set for a former Abbotsford math teacher accused of sexually assaulting two 17-year-old female students beginning last October, including one of them in his classroom during a weekend basketball tournament. More>>

Marathon County Sheriff will run for re-election Video included

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

Van Hollen, Stepp promote drug take-back day

 The Wisconsin Department of Justice and the Department of Natural Resources are teaming up to promote National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day.
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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>>

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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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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