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

Top Stories

Read More
Facebook / Savvy Kwe Facebook / Savvy Kwe

Medical examiner IDs woman in deadly Crandon incident Video included

We now know the name of the 25-year-old woman who died following a "disturbance that involved a gunshot" early Wednesday.

More>>

UPDATE: See full Senate health care bill Video included

 Seven weeks after the House of Representatives passed the American Health Care Act, Senate Republicans unveiled their version of the health care bill Thursday.

More>>

Wausau bartender speaks out after underage drinking sting Video included

A Wausau bartender is speaking out after being cited in an underage drinking sting.

More>>

Sentry Insurance breaks new grounds Video included

The Central Wisconsin-based insurance company broke the ground where the new offices will be.

More>>

Man, 24, killed in Greenfield landscape shed explosion Video included

GREENFIELD, Wis.(WISN)-- A 24-year-old maintenance worker was killed Thursday morning when a landscape shed exploded, an official said. 

More>>

The Latest: Judge says pepper spray, isolation over-used Video included

A federal judge says that Wisconsin's juvenile prison for boys is a "troubled institution" that overuses segregation, pepper spray and shackles on inmates.

More>>

Safety tips to avoid silo explosions Video included

Experts are speaking out after a person was injured in a silo explosion Wednesday evening.

More>>

Tigerton woman killed in Highway 29 crash near Shawano Video included

SHAWANO (WAOW) - A 63-year-old Tigerton woman died in a two-vehicle crash on state Highway 29 near Shawano, the Wisconsin State Patrol said Thursday. 

More>>

UPDATE: Defense will seek to secure Brendan Dassey's release Video included

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Lawyers for Brendan Dassey, one of two men featured in the Netflix series "Making a Murderer," say they'll take immediate steps to secure his release now that a federal appeals court says his confession was improperly obtained.

More>>

Stevens Point Brewery painting new downtown mural Video included

Stevens Point Brewery is celebrating its 160th year with a mural in the downtown area.

More>>

On the Road: What's coming up in Medford? Video included

The 4,400 person community of Medford stays busy all summer long.

More>>

Marathon Co. Petsaver: Homer Video included

WAUSAU (WAOW) - Homer, an eight-year-old stray dog found at a construction site, is our Petsaver from the Humane Society of Marathon County.

More>>

"Odd behavior" call in Colby leads to seizure of 10 pounds of marijuana Video included

COLBY (WAOW) - Investigators seized about 10 pounds of marijuana after being called to a convenience store about a man "displaying odd behavior," Colby Police Chief Jason Bauer said Thursday. 

More>>

WIAA approves shot clock for high school basketball; will be implemented in 2019-20 season Video included

The WIAA will add a shot clock to high school basketball beginning int he 2019-20 season, meaning several schools will have to foot a cost to add that feature to their gyms.

More>>

Federal charges now for Wausau man in February heroin bust Video included

MADISON (WAOW) - A Wausau man arrested in what investigators called the largest heroin bust in Marathon County now faces federal charges, according to Acting U.S. Attorney Jeffrey Anderson. 

More>>

Sun Prairie man featured on Jimmy Kimmel Live! because of unique name

A Sun Prairie man was featured on ABC's Jimmy Kimmel Live! because of his unique name and how it corresponds to his job.

More>>

Both Wis. U.S. Senators may vote down GOP health plan, citing different reasons

Not only is Democratic Senator Tammy Baldwin of Wisconsin cautioning against it, but her fellow U.S. Senator in Wisconsin, Republican Ron Johnson, also says he may vote against it for a different reason.

More>>

Triathlon training: Cycling prep for all weather Video included

Newsline 9's Josh Holland had to train inside on this gloomy morning, but learned a good lesson about preparing rain or shine.

More>>

  • Submit your news tips!

    * denotes required fields

    We have received your vote.

    Thanks for your idea!

Powered by Frankly