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Portage Co. sheriff's office investigating several dogs shot on the same day Video included

Multiple dog owners are shocked after their dog's were both shot to death last Sunday in Portage County.        

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Newton throws 4 TDs, Panthers spoil Rodgers' return 31-24

Cam Newton threw for 242 yards and four touchdowns, and the Carolina Panthers spoiled Aaron Rodgers' return from a broken collarbone with a 31-24 win over the Green Bay Packers on Sunday. 

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Police: Man kills 2 women, fatally shoots self in Milwaukee

Milwaukee police say a man killed two women during an argument and then fatally shot himself. 

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Man fleeing Milwaukee police stop crashes into tree, dies Video included

Milwaukee police say a man fleeing from a traffic stop is dead after his car crashed into a tree. 

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Hotel room fire forces evacuation at Wisconsin Dells lodge

A hotel room fire forced guests to evacuate from Great Wolf Lodge in the Wisconsin Dells this weekend.

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Wausau makers market hosts 2nd event at Red Eye Brewing Company Video included

The Wausau Makers Market held at Red Eye Brewing Company was a full house as people checked out locally grown and homemade products.  .

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AP Explains: John Doe investigations involving Scott Walker

The spotlight is back on the closed John Doe investigation into Gov. Scott Walker's campaign.

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Wisconsin program hopes to spread computer literacy

A Wisconsin nonprofit is trying to bridge the gap between people who have access to computers and the internet and those who do not. 

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ONE ON ONE: Sen. Tammy Baldwin addresses issues facing US Video included

Democratic Senator Tammy Baldwin stopped by the Newsline 9 studios on Saturday to tackle some of the issues facing our country. 

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Trump calls wife of hospitalized Sen. John McCain

President Donald Trump has called the wife of John McCain as the Arizona senator is hospitalized for cancer treatments. The White House said Trump called Cindy McCain on Friday to send his best wishes and check on her and her husband. John McCain was admitted this week to Walter Reed Medical Center due to side effects from his cancer treatment. The Republican was diagnosed earlier this year with glioblastoma, an aggressive form of brain cancer. McCain has frequently been a thorn i... More>>

Worker killed at Ohio meat processing plant

Authorities say a worker at a meat processing plant in northeast Ohio has been killed after becoming caught in a machine. 

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Holiday toy drive held in honor of fatally beaten toddler

A toy drive for abused and neglected children is being held to honor the short life of an Ohio toddler who was fatally beaten by her mother's boyfriend two years ago. 

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Police: Child, 12, sent threat that closed school district

Police say a 12-year-old has been arrested in a threat on social media that prompted cancellation of classes at a Pennsylvania school district. district canceled classes Friday because of the t...

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Special counsel obtains thousands of Trump transition emails

Special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian contacts with President Donald Trump's campaign has gained access to thousands of emails sent and received by Trump officials before the start of his administration. 

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Sen. Schumer: Bomb-detection units needed at transit hubs

U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer wants the Transportation Security Administration to speed up plans to equip transit hubs with screening devices that can detect suicide vests like the one that exploded in a New York City subway tunnel. 

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Sitka seafood company bolstering marketing in Midwest

 A Sitka-based seafood company is strengthening their marketing efforts in the Midwest.

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Portage Co. salvation army hosts 10th annual Packers/Bears challenge Video included

The Packer Bears rivalry has already taken place on the football field this season but Saturday, fans continued the rivalry as they raise money for the Salvation Army. 

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UWSP grad honors his grandfather at Saturday's graduation Video included

Logan Hubbard, of Middleton, had on a different graduation robe than the rest of his fellow graduates on Saturday.

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Roads near Foxconn site made into highways to access funding Video included

A new state report shows that Wisconsin has converted local roads near the future Foxconn site into state highways so it can access funding for state road improvements.

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Wisconsin program hopes to spark interest in hunting Video included

Wisconsin wildlife officials hope the hunting tradition can get new life from the local food movement. 

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Snowmobilers hit the trails in Vilas Co. Video included

The snowmobile trails opened in Vilas County Friday at 5 p.m.

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Two people dead, one hospitalized in Clark Co. crash Video included

Two people are dead and one hospitalized after a head-on crash in Clark County, according to the sheriff's department. 

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Drive sober or get pulled over initiative kicks off in Wisconsin Video included

More officers will be on patrol this holiday season, to crack down on drunken driving. 

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Police: No children injured when SUV crashes into school

Police say no children were hurt when a sport utility vehicle crashed into Willard Elementary School in Des Moines. 

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More than 200 passengers aboard Royal Caribbean ship stricken with stomach virus

About 220 passengers aboard a five-night Caribbean cruise, slated to return to Ft. Lauderdale Saturday morning, suffered from a gastro-intestinal illness over the past week, Royal Caribbean announced.

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Bangladeshis worry they'll pay price for NYC subway bomb

Bangladeshis living in New York City worry they will pay a price after an immigrant from Bangladesh detonated a bomb in the subway system

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Mosinee couple handcrafts winter gear from basement Video included

A Mosinee couple is warming people up from their very own basement.

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California man is 20th suspect convicted in central Wis. meth ring Video included

A California man is the 20th person convicted in a drug conspiracy that sold nearly 130 pounds of methamphetamine worth about $6 million in Wisconsin in an "effort to create more addicts and therefore more customers," U.S. Attorney Scott Blader said Friday. 

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Prince Harry, Meghan Markle to marry May 19 on FA Cup day

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Kensington Palace says the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will be held on May 19. More>>

$15,000 donation boosts Merrill bell-ringing campaign

MERRILL (WAOW) - The Salvation Army's bell-ringing campaign to raise at least $37,000 this Christmas season got a big boost Friday - a $15,000 check. 

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Marshfield Clinic gets OK to build $35 million hospital in Minocqua Video included

Nearly a year after Marshfield Clinic announced plans to build a new 12-bed hospital just minutes away from an existing one that opened in this tourist town in 1954, the project got government approval to proceed. 

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Crib, toddler mattresses recalled due to fire hazard

More than 23,000 crib and toddler mattresses sold in 2016 have been recalled because they don't meet federal flammability standards, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission.

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Kids pack Christmas dinner baskets for needy Video included

Students from Evergreen Elementary School are doing their part to help spread holiday cheer this year.

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Second Iola teen going to prison for drug robbery in Stevens Point Video included

STEVENS POINT (WAOW) - A second Iola teenager was sentenced to 2 1/2 years in prison Friday for an armed robbery that involved a gunshot at a Stevens Point apartment, according to online Portage County court records.

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VIRAL VIDEO: Minnesota student skates to class Video included

This might be the most mid-west thing to happen so far this winter.

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Big cat scare prompts Jefferson Co. elementary school to call off recess Video included

Outdoor recess is back at a Wisconsin elementary school after video shot on school grounds cancelled recess Tuesday.

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Enchanted Forest shows off hundreds of Christmas trees Video included

Every year Portage County students spend months of planning and decorating to create a winter wonderland.

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How to score the best deals on Free Shipping Friday

Find out what retailers are offering free shipping today, and which ones require special promo codes at checkout in order to access the free shipping.

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Bad River community members seek answers, change in wake of teen shooting

It's been about a month since the officer involved shooting, that killed a 14-year-old Odanah boy, and the Bad River community is still searching for answers.

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Vilas Co. snowmobile trails to open Friday night

Public snowmobile trails will open in Vilas County Friday, according to the county's Parks and Recreation Department.

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Trump says Republican Roy Moore should concede Alabama race

President Donald Trump is calling on Republican Roy Moore to concede after he lost the Alabama Senate race.

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Packers activate Aaron Rodgers from injured reserve

The Green Bay Packers activated quarterback Aaron Rodgers from injured reserve Saturday, a day before he starts Sunday in a must-win game at Carolina. 

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