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Wausau firefighters to raise money for community foundation Video included

The Wausau Firefighters Community Assistance Foundation Inc. is hosting a cornhole tournament this weekend, benefiting community members when tragedy strikes.

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Rhinelander gas station thefts could be "several million dollars" - in cash Video included

RHINELANDER (WAOW) - A 39-year-old Rhinelander man routinely stole $900 in cash from Remington Oil gas stations by listing it on the books as a refund for a company credit card, a scheme that pilfered at least $79,000 since April, according to a criminal complaint filed Thursday. 

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Kids learn about Marathon County agricultural history Video included

A group of grade school students went on a tour at the Woodson History Center for "Kids History Day." 

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Engebretson, Ewert make stop in Marathon County Video included

Congressional candidate Margaret Engebretson and her former primary opponent Brian Ewert visited the Marathon County Democratic Headquarters Thursday to present a unified front. 

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"K2" use becoming an issue in Wisconsin, nationwide Video included

It's called "K2" on the streets but it is more commonly known as synthetic marijuana. In the past two days more than 100 people overdosed from K2 in a Connecticut community and just a few weeks ago someone in Milwaukee died because of the fake drug.

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Police: Woman texting during Wausau hit-and-run crash Video included

A 27-year-old woman accused of hitting a pedestrian in Wausau was texting at the time of the crash, according to a newly released police report.

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Grand Theater reflects on Aretha Franklin's 2007 performance

The Grand Theater in Wausau is reflecting on the time Aretha Franklin graced the stage in 2007.

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Mosinee Festival criticized for flying Confederate flags Video included

Organizers of a festival in central Wisconsin that includes a Civil War re-enactment say they'll make changes in future events after it was criticized for flying Confederate flags at the gathering.

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StormTrack 9 intern makes TV debut Video included

A special guest gave the forecast on News 9 at 11 a.m. Thursday.

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Wausau Fire Dept. gets calls about Possom Festival in Wausau, FL Video included

Concerns over an event where people shake possums has caused some confusion in Central Wisconsin. 

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House fire closes Old Hwy 51 for several hours Video included

A driver reported seeing smoke at a house on Old Highway 51 In Mosinee around 5:30 P.M. Wednesday afternoon.

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Wausau downtown parking changes approved for fall 2018 Video included

Wausau downtown parking changes approved. Wednesday evening the Wausau City Council approved changes to downtown parking.

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77-year-old woman speaks out about financial abuse scam Video included

A 77-year-old woman from Stevens Point is speaking out after someone claimed to be her granddaughter and tried to steal thousands of dollars from her. 

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UPDATE Rhinelander gas station thefts could be "several million dollars" Video included

RHINELANDER (WAOW) - A 39-year-old Rhinelander man routinely stole $900 in cash from Remington Oil gas stations by listing it on the books as a refund for a company credit card, a scheme that took at least $79,000 since April, according to a criminal complaint filed Thursday.

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State agency seeing "influx" of complaints about fake IRS calls

MADISON (WAOW) - A state agency is warning consumers about fake IRS phone calls after "seeing an influx in reports," authorities said Wednesday. 

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Schofield neighbors continue to fear for future of homes Video included

In April, a group of Schofield neighbors discovered that Canadian National Railway owned part of their land. Four months later, they still are trying to figure out what that means.

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Deal to sell Wausau bar and restaurant falls through; it will reopen Video included

Some seven weeks after announcing it would be sold, Hiawatha Lounge is ready to reopen after the deal fell through, the bar and restaurant said on its Facebook page.

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Phillips man pleads no contest to two felonies in stabbing fight Video included

MEDFORD (WAOW) - A 25-year-old Phillips man pleaded no contest Wednesday to two felonies following a fight witnessed by children that left a Medford man with at least two stab wounds, according to online Taylor County court records. 

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Green Bay man pleads not guilty in child sex assault at Wausau motel Video included

WAUSAU (WAOW) - A 28-year-old Wisconsin National Guard soldier accused of sexually assaulting a Lincoln County boy he met online pleaded not guilty Wednesday, according to Marathon County court records. 

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Wausau Boys & Girls Club leader resigning Video included

The executive director of the Wausau Area Boys & Girls Club is set to step down.

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Incumbent, Spiros, defeats Mosinee mayor in 86th Assembly race Video included

Representative John Spiros is one step closer to serving another term in the 86th Assembly.

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Turned away at first, Wausau woman finally casts her ballot Video included

Voter registration can be confusing and one Wausau woman had to go to the polls twice to cast her ballot.

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Shawano Co. authorities searching for man, 26, missing from Birnamwood Video included

The Shawano County Sheriff's Department says it is searching for a 26-year-old Birnamwood man missing since Aug. 7.

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Four running for Wood County sheriff in Tuesday's primary Video included

Two Republicans and two Democrats with deep law enforcement credentials want to replace Wood County Sheriff Thomas Reichert in Tuesday's primary election.

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DA: Plover mom abused her 10-month-old child at hospital Video included

A Plover mom was caught on surveillance video tampering with her child's feeding tube at Marshfield Medical Center, according to court documents.

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Margaret Engebretson wins 7th Congressional District race Video included

Two democrats are vying to take on U.S. Representative Sean Duffy for the 7th Congressional District.

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Water main break closes road in Wausau

A water main break shut down a road in Wausau and left residents without water Tuesday afternoon.

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Stalking incident leads to crash in Wausau Video included

A stalking incident sent one person to the hospital in Wausau Monday evening.

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AAA Wisconsin partnering with first responders to help kids in crisis Video included

RIB MOUNTAIN (WAOW) - American Automobile Association Wisconsin is joining with Wausau area first responders to help children facing a crisis in their lives in a partnership called "Reach-A-Child." 

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Merrill businesses hiding painted rocks and some have prizes Video included

You may have seen some painted rocks around Merrill and if you find one, it may come with a reward.

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Merrill leaders say mental health is new focus against school violence Video included

Mental health training and a safety intervention team are new tools the Merrill Area Public School District will use this school year.

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What you need to know to vote Tuesday Video included

Polls open at 7 a.m. Tuesday for the 2018 August Primary Election. 

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Life in prison for two men convicted in Lac du Flambeau man's execution-style murder Video included

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HURLEY (WAOW) - A judge Monday sentenced two men convicted in the execution-style murder of a Lac du Flambeau man late last year to life in prison with no possibility of parole, authorities said.

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Army soldier pleads not guilty in 2016 fatal shooting near UWSP Video included

STEVENS POINT (WAOW) - Two years after the shooting death of a man near the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point campus in a deal over $7,200 worth of pot that went bad, the 23-year-old roommate of the man killed pleaded not guilty Monday to felony murder, according to online Portage County court records. 

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Wausau School Board changes bullying policy Video included

The Wausau School Board changed its policy on bullying Monday evening.

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WRPD: Social media post was a false alarm

The Wisconsin Rapids Police Department says a post going around on social media about a child trafficking arrest is fake. 

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Stevens Point "suspicious vehicle" ends up being good Samaritan Video included

The case of a suspicious vehicle in Stevens Point early Sunday morning has been solved. What some on social media thought was a possible kidnapping suspect turns out to be someone trying to do a good deed.

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Judge will rule on 1982 Minocqua homicide case Video included

A judge will hear and rule on the evidence of a 1982 Minocqua cold-case of a 69-year-old man who says he didn't kill his wife, according to online Oneida County court records.

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Volunteers get ready to donate 50,000 lbs of items to Central America

From Central Wisconsin all the way down to the bottom of Central America, thousands of donations will be shipped. 

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UPDATE: Crews battled structure fire for hours Video included

A Marathon County family was forced out of their home due to a fire early Monday morning.

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'Wausau Rocks' spreading smiles throughout the community Video included

"Wausau Rocks" is a group on Facebook taking the community by storm.

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Hundreds gather for annual Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure Video included

Hundreds of people made their way to downtown Wausau Sunday morning for the 9th annual Susan G. Komen 'Race for the Cure.' 

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Stevens Point PD looking for possible suspicious vehicle Video included

The Stevens Point Police Department is asking for the public's help in information related to an alleged incident that happened early Sunday morning.

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UPDATE: Man considered armed and dangerous taken into custody in Wausau Video included

Freddie Henderson was taken into custody Sunday evening after an hours long manhunt.

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Balloon release for missing Langlade Co. girl Video included

Family and friends gathered in Antigo to release balloons in hopes of one day bringing home Kayla Berg.

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Merrill firefighter helps with western wildfires Video included

Merrill firefighter/EMT Rick Sparks has been in Nevada since early August to help battle wildfires.

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Man injured after motorcycle crash in Waupaca Co. Video included

A man was taken to the hospital after crashing his motorcycle into a tree, according to officials.

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TV show covers 1994 murder of 12-year-old Waupaca girl

Labor Day 1994 is a day many Americans take the chance to enjoy the last bit of summer.

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Weston restaurant holds fundraiser for hit and run victim Video included

The Jig in Weston held a fundraiser for Molly Viehweg, a 22-year-old hit by a car in July.

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Fire damages Stevens Point apartment Video included

A fire damaged an apartment building in Stevens Point early Saturday morning.

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Wisconsin woman dies after puppy lick Video included

A Wisconsin woman died after an infection doctors believe was from a bacteria transferred when her puppy licked her.

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Central Wisconsin Marine surprises family with "covert" return home Video included

A young man surprised his father and grandfather Friday evening after returning home from deployment overseas.

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President approves disaster declaration for six WI counties Video included

A major disaster declaration has been approved by the President for six Wisconsin counties, according to Governor Scott Walker.

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Schools adapt as technology changes teacher-student communication Video included

An app called "Remind" is changing the way students can communicate with their teachers, and more and more schools are adopting the practice in Central Wisconsin.

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UPDATE: Gov. Walker weighs in on controversial ad with Oneida Co. school district Video included

A recent ad for Governor Scott Walker's campaign put The Three Lakes School district in hot water.  

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'Slender Man' movie opens in central Wisconsin, draws criticism Video included

A horror movie based on the fictional character 'Slender Man' hit the big screen, and the showing is drawing controversy.

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Stevens Point unveils new overnight parking regulations

Changes are taking effect for overnight parking procedures in Stevens Point.

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OSHA investigating Wausau chemical lab explosion Video included

After a chemical explosion at a local lab, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration is looking deeper into the matter.

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Person of interest in Stevens Point attack arrested for burglary Video included

A person of interest has been named in July 1 attack of a 28-year-old woman who was beaten while walking home from downtown, according to the Stevens Point Police Department.  

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Three Lakes Schools change policy over Walker political ad Video included

An Oneida County school district decides to change its policy on political partisanship thanks for a political ad featuring some of its staff members. 

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Clark Co. group begins selling hemp under state pilot program Video included

On Hewett Street in Neillsville, the Degenhardt family set up their hemp shop. 

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Wood County gearing up for busiest primary night election Video included

Wood County will have the most names on the ballot than any other county in central Wisconsin.

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Doctors Foster & Smith pharmacy to close Video included

Doctors Foster & Smith pharmacy in Rhinelander, owned by Petco, is closing, according to Petco's media relations team. 

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Man flown to hospital after stove explosion in Shawano Co. Video included

One man was flown to the hospital after a gas stove explosion in Shawano County, according to the Tigerton Fire Department.

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Top five things voters should know for Election Day Video included

The 2018 Partisan Primary Election just around the corner.

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Democratic gubernatorial candidates have final debate Video included

Seven Democrats running for the chance to challenge Governor Scott Walker made one last pitch to voters before the primary election. 

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Man embarks on "Tour de Briq's" across Wisconsin Video included

One man, originally from Wisconsin, displays his dedication to Briq's Soft Serve by eating ice cream at all eight of the business locations over the course of two days.

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Efforts continue to address water quality in Portage Co. Video included

One in four people can't drink their well water in Portage County, and local officials have been fighting for clean drinking water for years.

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Teen endures extreme bullying in Wausau School District Video included

A group of girls at the John Muir Middle School tried their best to make sure 14-year-old Olivia Heuser's last year of middle school was a nightmare. 

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New chemical storage bins to help curb meth-cleanup costs Video included

Busting one meth lab can cost $3,000, according to Attorney General Brad Schimel. 

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Elderly woman crashes into Schofield eye care center Video included

An elderly woman accidentally hit the gas instead of the brake and drove into 20/20 Vision, according to Everest Metro Police Department Sgt. Sam Stroik.

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Female suspect heads to trial in Minocqua nurse attack Video included

The woman charged with trying to attack a physician's assistant in Minocqua will head to trial after pleading not guilty in court Wednesday, according to court records. 

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Mosinee school superintendent resigns Video included

The Mosinee school superintendent has resigned, the board president reported Wednesday. 

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Athens teenager killed in weekend rollover crash Video included

HAMBURG (WAOW) - An Athens teenager died when the car he was driving drifted off a rural road into a ditch, struck a culvert, went airborne, "began flipping" and ended up in a field on its roof, according to Marathon County Sheriff Department reports reviewed Wednesday. 

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Three Adams Co. beaches closed due to water conditions

While there's plenty of sunshine to enjoy this summer, Adams County residents won't be able to do so on several beaches anytime soon.

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DA: Man offered Xbox, $500 for oral sex with Merrill boy he met online

A 28-year-old Wisconsin National Guard soldier is charged with sexually assaulting a Lincoln County boy that he met online, according to Marathon County court records.

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Group of teens arrested on multiple drug charges Video included

Five Wisconsin teenagers find themselves behind bars after allegedly trying to mail drugs to a home in Adams County.

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Parent: Boy who fell at Rib Mtn. Quarry out of hospital Video included

The boy, 16, who fell at the Rib Mountain State Park Quarry has been released from the hospital and is at home recovering, according to one of his parents.

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Bus companies searching for new drivers Video included

With the start of the school year just around the corner, bus companies around the country are looking for more drivers. 

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My Team Triumph benefit concert held in Wausau Video included

About 200 people gathered on the 400 Block in Downtown Wausau Tuesday evening for a benefit concert to support My Team Triumph.

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Volunteers gear up for the 2018 Komen Central Wisconsin Race for the Cure Video included

WAUSAU (WAOW)-- Volunteers gathered in the  Central Wisconsin Race for the Cure headquarters in the  Wausau Center mall Tuesday.  

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Former Wisconsin Woodchuck wins 'Bachelorette' Video included

We have a winner! Former Wausau Woodchucks player Garrett Yrigoyen won 'The Bachelorette' Monday night.

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"High in Plain Sight" highlights drug trends in Marathon County Video included

Trends and drug use among teens are changing, and drug experts are holding "High in Plain Sight" training Tuesday and Wednesday to help educate the community on what those changes are.

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Oneida Co. Sheriff Race: Incumbent vs. Sgt. vs. Medical Examiner Video included

Current Oneida County Sheriff Grady Hartman faces two challengers next week: one of his sergeants, Greg Gardner, and the Oneida County Medical Examiner, Larry Mathein.  

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Wausau man sent to prison for 4 1/2 years for Sugar Shack robbery Video included

WAUSAU (WAOW) - A 23-year-old Wausau man was sentenced to 4 1/2 years in prison Tuesday for robbing an ice cream shop more than three years ago, according to online Marathon County court records. 

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Wausau armed robbery suspect turns himself in; accomplice arrested Video included

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WAUSAU (WAOW) - About two hours after Wausau police posted surveillance video of Saturday night's attempted armed robbery at BMW Fuel Mart, a 20 year-old man walked into the police department and admitted his role in the crime, police said Tuesday. 

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Wisconsin Rapids community raising money for memorial playground Video included

A Wood County community is trying to raise money for a playground, in memory of two children, whose lives were taken by tragedy.

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Wausau jogger hit by car out of coma; friend says she is a forgiving woman Video included

Twenty days after being hit by a car that sped away, leaving her unconscious and bleeding on a Wausau street, a 22-year-old jogger is no longer in a medically induced coma and is breathing on her own, friends said Tuesday.

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Local football team teaches new technique to prevent concussion Video included

With high school football just around the corner, local coaches are trying to score for a safer season.

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Portage Co. committee: Let voters decide whether to legalize medical marijuana Video included

A county board committee recommended Monday that Portage County voters should decide whether they support the use of medical marijuana for pain management as well as regulating cannabis like alcohol.

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Police: Man threatens to shoot family in Weston neighborhood Video included

A heavy police presence in a Weston neighborhood left residents on edge Monday. 

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Surveillance video shows Wausau attempted armed robbery suspects Video included

We're getting a brand new look at an attempted armed robbery at a Wausau gas station. 

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Eight Democrats on the Aug. 14 primary ballot want to be governor Video included

The eight Democratic candidates looking to unseat Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker come from all walks of life. 

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Dangers of distracted driving in North Central Wisconsin Video included

They're all around us when we're behind the wheel.

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Trial begins for two men accused of killing Lac du Flambeau man Video included

HURLEY (WAOW) - Testimony began Monday in the trial of two men accused in a plot with three others to kill a Lac du Flambeau man whose bullet-riddled body was found on New Year's Day in rural Iron County, authorities said. 

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Merrill city administrator's fate decided Video included

The Merrill city council will meet behind closed doors Monday evening to discuss the performance of city administrator David Johnson.

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Missing pet tortoise is returned in Wood Co. Video included

Buddy the beloved pet tortoise is back!  The pet tortoise went missing over a month ago in broad daylight out of a Wisconsin Rapids backyard.

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CUTE VIDEO: 3-year-old Wisconsin Rapids girl sings 7th inning stretch Video included

Kinzie Olinyk may only be 3 years old, but that doesn't stop her from belting out the 7th inning stretch at the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters games.

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Rasmussen College students helping Marathon County children in need Video included

WAUSAU (WAOW) - Rasmussen College students in Wausau are raising money and collecting school supplies to help children from needy families in Marathon County.

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UPDATE: Name released in fatal train crash in Portage Co.

The Portage County Sheriff's Department said 20-year-old Nathaniel Schude was hit and killed by a train early Sunday morning.  

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Horse killed in crash with car in Racine County Video included

A 31-year-old horse was killed Sunday after escaping through a broken fence from a Mount Pleasant farm and being struck by a passing car.

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Thousands without power in the Northwoods Video included

More than 3,000 customers are without power in the Northwoods.

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Festivities wrapping up at The Wisconsin Valley Fair Video included

The Wisconsin Valley Fair midway was buzzing with people on Sunday as they took advantage of their last chance at carnival rides, funnel cake and livestock shows.

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UWSP student engages the community through art Video included

Meghan Wagner is an artist who wants to give back, and that's exactly what she's doing in the deep woods of Treehaven Park. 

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Coldwell Banker Action sponsors free swim in Wausau Video included

Free swim Sundays continue in Wausau and now others are stepping in to help the city with the cost. 

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1 dead, 1 person injured after UTV crash in Oneida Co. Video included

According to officials, a 49-year-old Athens man died Saturday evening after a UTV crashed into a tree in Oneida County.

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Man fatally hit by train in Portage Co. Video included

A 20-year-old man was fatally hit by a train around 4:40 Sunday morning in the town of Stockton, according to officials.

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Wausau police searching for suspects in attempted armed robbery Video included

Police are searching for two suspects after they displayed a handgun at a female gas station employee demanding money, according to a press release. 

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UPDATE: Hancock man killed in motorcycle crash in Adams County

TOWN OF ROME (WAOW) - A 58-year-old Hancock man died after his motorcycle overturned and crashed into a fence, Town of Rome Police Chief Jason Lauby said Monday.

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Hundreds participate in annual YMCA triathlon Video included

Hundreds biked, swam and ran in the Wausau area on Saturday as part of the YMCA's triathlon, but this year was a bit different.

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Wausau YWCA offers women's self defense class Video included

Studies show there have been more than 17 million women that have been victims of rape or attempted rape since 1998. 

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"Fill the Gazebo" collects thousands of pounds of food Video included

More than 8,000 pounds of food filled a gazebo in Merrill on Saturday.

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Unity Concert bridges the gap between diverse communities in Wausau Video included

The power of music brought the people of Wausau together on Saturday.

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Northwoods man arrested on 7th OWI

A Hazelhurst man was arrested early Saturday morning for his 7th OWI, according to the Wisconsin State Patrol.

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UPDATE: Water safe to drink in Portage Co. community

The water is now safe to drink in the village of Whiting, according to village officials.

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*UPDATE* Names released in fatal Portage Co. car crash Video included

One person is dead after a car hit a tree in the town of Hull early Saturday morning.

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Man dies after house fire

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) - Authorities say a 55-year-old man was found dead after a fire in a home in Sheboygan County. 

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Sister of fatal Waupaca Co. hit and run victim speaks out Video included

The sister of a fatal hit and run victim in Waupaca County is desperately searching for answers.

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86th Assembly Race: Incumbent challenger, returning Dem. candidate Video included

Legislative newcomer Brent Jacobson - the current Mayor of Mosinee - is taking on Rep. John Spiros (R-Marshfield) in the Aug. 14 primary election. 

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Wisconsin women can now order birth control pills online Video included

With a click of a button, Wisconsin women can now have birth control pills delivered right to their doorstep.

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Waupaca Co. officials searching for "potential witness" Video included

The Waupaca County Sheriff's Department is looking for the public's help in finding a woman they think may be a witness to a fatal hit and run.

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Youngest accused man in Lac du Flambeau man's killing gets plea deal Video included

HURLEY (WAOW) - The youngest of five young men arrested in the death of a Lac du Flambeau man whose bullet-riddled body was found on New Year's Day in rural Iron County reached a deal with prosecutors and pleaded guilty to three felonies, according to online Iron County court records.

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Judge modifies bond again for Wausau father accused in son's diabetes death Video included

For the second time, a judge Friday modified the bond for a 49-year-old father accused of failing to properly manage and treat his son's diabetes, leading to his death, according to online Marathon County court records. 

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August 2018 Jefferson Award: Posthumously to Tom Christensen Video included

WAUSAU (WAOW) - Family and close friends remember Tom Christensen as a man who always reached out to help others.

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February 2018 Jefferson Award: Linda Merriam

WAUSAU (WAOW) - A Wausau area woman who dreamed of having a large family sees her wish come true and is recognized with a Jefferson Award for helping others.

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2018 Rib Mountain snowmelt contest

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Check for updates on the snowmelt contest.

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Body found in Vilas Co. lake Video included

A body was pulled from a Vilas County lake Thursday, as crews searched for a missing Lac Du Flambeau man, according to an alert from the Lac Du Flambeau tribal police. 

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Sheriff: Thieves break-in to Marathon Co. store through hole in wall Video included

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Thieves made off with thousands of dollars in electronics after breaking into a store in Marathon County, according to the sheriff's office.

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UPDATE: Names released in fatal Wood Co. crash

A Nekoosa man died Wednesday after he was hit by another driver along State Highway 73, according to the Wood County Sheriff's Department.

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Police: Suspect called in school threat to divert attention from crime

A 21-year-old woman called in a threat of a gunman at a school to divert police away as she attempted to shoplift, according to the Wisconsin Rapids Police Department.

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Wausau Center Mall Younkers to close, eliminating 63 jobs

Younkers in the Wausau Center Mall will close "no sooner than April 1," eliminating 63 jobs, parent company Bon-Ton Stores Inc. said Wednesday in announcing the closing of 47 stores. 

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January 2018 Jefferson Award: Forrest Goetsch Charities

SCHOFIELD (WAOW) - A  rare heart  condition caused 14-year old Forrest Goetsch to collapse and die during a cross-country practice on the track at  D.C. Everest Junior High School in 2009.

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Dec. 2017 Jefferson Award Winner: Tiffani Kruger Video included

STEVENS POINT (WAOW) - A Stevens Point woman finds clothing for children who come from needy families, feeds the hungry and provides shelter to the homeless.   

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  • US officials: Ex-IS fighter accepted in US as refugee

    US officials: Ex-IS fighter accepted in US as refugee

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:10 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:10:51 GMT
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    (U.S. Attorney's Office via AP). This undated photo provided by the U.S. Attorney's Office shows Omar Abdulsattar Ameen. The refugee from Iraq was arrested Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, in Northern California on a warrant alleging that he killed an Iraqi p...(U.S. Attorney's Office via AP). This undated photo provided by the U.S. Attorney's Office shows Omar Abdulsattar Ameen. The refugee from Iraq was arrested Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, in Northern California on a warrant alleging that he killed an Iraqi p...
    An Iraqi man arrested in California is accused of being a former Islamic State fighter and killing a police officer in Iraq after he qualified to be resettled in the U.S. as part of a refugee program.More >>
    An Iraqi man arrested in California is accused of being a former Islamic State fighter and killing a police officer in Iraq after he qualified to be resettled in the U.S. as part of a refugee program.More >>
  • Slain Colorado mother painted rosy picture of married life

    Slain Colorado mother painted rosy picture of married life

    Friday, August 17 2018 2:14 AM EDT2018-08-17 06:14:31 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 3:52 AM EDT2018-08-17 07:52:00 GMT
    (The Colorado Bureau of Investigation via AP). This photo combo of images provided by The Colorado Bureau of Investigation shows, from left, Bella Watts, Celeste Watts and Shanann Watts.  The Frederick Police Department said Chris Watts was taken into ...(The Colorado Bureau of Investigation via AP). This photo combo of images provided by The Colorado Bureau of Investigation shows, from left, Bella Watts, Celeste Watts and Shanann Watts. The Frederick Police Department said Chris Watts was taken into ...
    A slain Colorado mother whose 2 young daughters were also killed painted a rosy picture of married life.More >>
    A slain Colorado mother whose 2 young daughters were also killed painted a rosy picture of married life.More >>
  • Record-breaking fire tornado killed California firefighter

    Record-breaking fire tornado killed California firefighter

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:10 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:10:33 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 3:51 AM EDT2018-08-17 07:51:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher,File). FILE - In this Aug. 11, 2018 file photo Gary Parmely, father of Jeremy Stoke of the Redding Fire Department, visits a memorial for his son, in Redding, Calif. Officials say Stoke the first firefighter to die battling a Nort...(AP Photo/John Locher,File). FILE - In this Aug. 11, 2018 file photo Gary Parmely, father of Jeremy Stoke of the Redding Fire Department, visits a memorial for his son, in Redding, Calif. Officials say Stoke the first firefighter to die battling a Nort...
    Officials say a firefighter who died helping people evacuate a Northern California blaze was killed by a fire tornado that at one point reached a temperature of 2,700 degrees Fahrenheit.More >>
    Officials say a firefighter who died helping people evacuate a Northern California blaze was killed by a fire tornado that at one point reached a temperature of 2,700 degrees Fahrenheit.More >>
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  • Plane skids off rainy Manila runway, rips off engine, wheel

    Plane skids off rainy Manila runway, rips off engine, wheel

    Friday, August 17 2018 3:30 AM EDT2018-08-17 07:30:36 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 3:52 AM EDT2018-08-17 07:52:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez). The left engine of Boeing passenger plane from China, a Xiamen Air, sits several meters away on the grassy portion of the runway of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport after it skidded off the runway while landing Friday, ...(AP Photo/Bullit Marquez). The left engine of Boeing passenger plane from China, a Xiamen Air, sits several meters away on the grassy portion of the runway of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport after it skidded off the runway while landing Friday, ...
    A plane from China landing on a rain-soaked Manila runway in poor visibility has veered off in a muddy field with one engine and a wheel ripped off but no serious injuries among the 165 people aboard who scrambled...More >>
    A plane from China landing on a rain-soaked Manila runway in poor visibility has veered off in a muddy field with one engine and a wheel ripped off but no serious injuries among the 165 people aboard who scrambled out through an emergency slide.More >>
  • Indians pay homage to former PM Vajpayee before cremation

    Indians pay homage to former PM Vajpayee before cremation

    Friday, August 17 2018 2:44 AM EDT2018-08-17 06:44:21 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 3:52 AM EDT2018-08-17 07:52:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manish Swarup). The body of former Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, wrapped in the Indian national flag, is taken in full state honor to the Bharatiya Janata party office for people to pay their last tributes in New Delhi, India, F...(AP Photo/Manish Swarup). The body of former Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, wrapped in the Indian national flag, is taken in full state honor to the Bharatiya Janata party office for people to pay their last tributes in New Delhi, India, F...
    Indians are paying homage to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee as his body is taken to his Hindu nationalist party's headquarters before cremation on the banks of the Yamuna River.More >>
    Indians are paying homage to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee as his body is taken to his Hindu nationalist party's headquarters before cremation on the banks of the Yamuna River.More >>
  • Vatican in 'shame and sorrow' over abuses in Pennsylvania

    Vatican in 'shame and sorrow' over abuses in Pennsylvania

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:25 PM EDT2018-08-16 20:25:48 GMT
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    (L'Osservatore Romano/Pool Photo via AP). FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2010 file photo, Pope Francis, left, talks with Papal Foundation Chairman Cardinal Donald Wuerl, Archbishop of Washinghton, D.C., during a meeting with members of the Papal Fo...(L'Osservatore Romano/Pool Photo via AP). FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2010 file photo, Pope Francis, left, talks with Papal Foundation Chairman Cardinal Donald Wuerl, Archbishop of Washinghton, D.C., during a meeting with members of the Papal Fo...
    The Vatican has called the sex abuse described in a grand jury report in Pennsylvania "criminal and morally reprehensible.".More >>
    The Vatican has called the sex abuse described in a grand jury report in Pennsylvania "criminal and morally reprehensible.".More >>
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