Home - WAOW - Newsline 9, Wausau News, Weather, Sports

Top Stories

Read More

Central Wisconsin schools beef up prom security Video included

Local high schools are reevaluating their security after last year's Antigo High School prom shooting where 18-year-old Jakob Wagner shot two students outside the school before being killed by police.  


SPECIAL REPORT: Where are the tornadoes?

Damage from 2011 EF-3 tornado in Merrill. Damage from 2011 EF-3 tornado in Merrill.

On April 10, 2011, nine tornadoes tore across north central Wisconsin, including a destructive EF-3 tornado in Merrill.


Workers' Memorial Day honors those who lost their lives on the job Video included

Workers' Memorial Day took place across the country Friday, as people remembered people who lost their lives on the job.


Packers select safety in 2nd round of NFL Draft

(WAOW)-- The Green Bay Packers selected safety Josh Jones in the second round of the NFL Draft Friday. That was the teams second pick of the night. Jones went to North Carolina State.


Packers open 2nd round by taking Washington CB Kevin King

The Green Bay Packers have gone defense once again, selecting cornerback Kevin King (University of Washington) in the second round of the NFL Draft.


Bambi Bembenek's ID found in dead man's wallet

A mysterious discovery was made this week at the Milwaukee County Medical Examiner's Office. 


North Korea test-fires ballistic missile Video included

A U.S. official says North Korea has tested what was likely a medium-range ballistic missile.


'Clean It Up, Wausau' kicks off Video included

"Clean it up, Wausau" is put on by the Wausau mayor's Neighbor To Neighbor group and the Good News Project.


Stevens Point woman with MS works to raise money for a cure Video included

STEVENS POINT (WAOW) - A Stevens Point woman works to raise awareness - and money - to fight the disease that robbed her of the ability to walk.


Portage Co. Petsaver: Marshmellow Video included

WAUSAU (WAOW)-- Our Petsaver from the Humane Society of Portage County is Marshmellow. 


UPDATE: Town of Spencer home is 'total loss' after chimney fire Video included

A Marathon county home "looks to be a total loss" after a chimney fire Friday, according to officials with the Spencer Fire Department.


UPDATE: Kenosha student dies three days after school stabbing Video included

A Bradford High School student died Friday morning, three days after being stabbed at the school.  


UPDATE: Officials: Father and daughter found dead in murder-suicide Video included

A father and daughter were found dead in an apparent murder-suicide following a SWAT response in southeastern Sheboygan County.


Auburndale group brings tractors to school for disabled children Video included

Jenna Breuch Jenna Breuch

Tractors filled the Auburndale High School Parking lot Friday morning for a good cause.


Bill to avert shutdown for 1 week clears House


House members have easily voted to approve a short-term spending bill that would avoid a partial government shutdown at midnight.


'Wausau Soup' raises funds for entrepreneurs and a victim memorial Video included

Hundreds of people came out to Weston to support 'Wausau Soup Three.' 


Toyota recalls 228,000 Tacoma trucks Video included

Toyota is recalling 228,000 Tacoma vehicles over an issue that could cause drivers to lose control of their cars.


Grieving husband: Pizza box message 'turned my life around'

In the last month of his wife's life, Dennis Kunst said she repeated a mantra over and over: be strong.


BAND BATTLE: Merrill High School band shows off on Wake Up Video included

Sound the horns! Merrill High School kicked off our Band Battle on Wake Up Wisconsin!


  • Submit your news tips!

    * denotes required fields

    We have received your vote.

    Thanks for your idea!

Powered by Frankly