SHAWANO (WAOW) - A gunman suspected of holding a fast food worker hostage for an hour in Wittenberg before surrendering to police was taken to a mental health center for evaluation and later jailed, the Shawano County Sheriff's Department said Wednesday.
It's an exciting time for the Milwaukee Brewers! After a disappointing season last year, the Brew Crew is off to a HOT start.
A statewide tornado drill is in the works later this month.
It may have ended peacefully, but for more than two hours on Tuesday tensions in Shawano County were high. More>>
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- It will soon be three times more costly for drivers to park illegally in a disability parking spot in Wisconsin. More>>
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Gov. Scott Walker has signed a bill that requires the state Department of Corrections to notify local police when sex offenders move into their jurisdictions. More>>
MADISON (WAOW) - A 28-year-old Marshfield man has been charged with four counts of interstate transportation of stolen property, U.S. Attorney John Vaudreuil said Wednesday. More>>
WAUSAU (WAOW) – Repairing a water service leak will require a major detour in Wausau on Thursday night. More>>
MERRILL (WAOW) - A 50-year-old Merrill man convicted of killing his estranged wife and hiding her body in some Taylor County woods will be sentenced July 3. More>>
The 2nd Annual March for Equality has been announced for this summer, one year after controversy caused the creation of the inaugural event.
Each year thousands of children die and millions are hurt in accidents that could have been prevented. More>>
The NCAA says it is placing a Wisconsin college on probation for one year after determining its head football coach arranged scholarships for players in violation of the organization's rules.
WAUSAU (WAOW) – State Rep. Mandy Wright announced Wednesday that she will seek re-election to a second term. More>>
A half-eaten cinnamon roll helped Madison police track down a suspected car thief.
WISCONSIN RAPIDS (WAOW) - A 25-year-old Nekoosa man was convicted Wednesday of killing his sister's kitten after he became upset because she wasn't home last fall. More>>
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