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UPDATE: EC City Council members to host public discussion on 'kids at dais' resolution ahead of vote Video included

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After their requests for a public hearing ahead of a City Council vote on Tuesday were denied, two council members are set to host their own public discussion anyway. 

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Angie's List: Removing Lead Safely Video included

October 25th through 31st is Lead Poisoning Prevention Week and we’re marking it with this homeowner alert for anyone with a house built before 1978.

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Jefferson is prepared for tens of thousands of Harry Potter fans Video included

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The world of Harry Potter is coming to life in Jefferson, Wisconsin this weekend. 

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Menasha crisis support volunteer returns from Las Vegas Video included

A woman from Wisconsin is back home after spending a week helping survivors of the Las Vegas mass shooting.

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Fentanyl laced marijuana leads to devastating results Video included

Fentanyl-laced drugs are on the rise in Central Wisconsin, according to Wausau Police. 

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ACLU stands by Lincoln Hills injunction, calls for more staff training Video included

The American Civil Liberties Union stands by their injunction on pepper spray and solitary confinement at the Lincoln Hills Youth Prison, following recent assaults on staff by inmates. 

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PHOTOS: Burglars escape after crashing stolen car into Cross Plains gun shop Video included

 Burglars drove a stolen car through the front of a Cross Plains gun shop overnight, then escaped with several weapons, according to the Dane County Sheriff's Office. 

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$10,000 diamond engagement ring found after 'swimming' at Devil's Lake for eight days Video included

 It's the worst case scenario for a Madison bride -- she loses her Rogers & Hollands diamond engagement ring after a swim at Devil's Lake.   "It was given to me by the woman that I love," Ellie Galsted said about her beautiful $10,000 sparkler.

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Brownsville woman finds life after abuse through music Video included

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. The month is especially significant for victims including a Brownsville, Minnesota woman. 

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Local soccer players speak out against coach Video included

Nekoosa High School soccer players are speaking out against their coach, alleging harassment and discrimination.

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Mistake means Milwaukee Marathon was too short Video included

A big setback for people who ran in the Milwaukee Marathon last weekend.  

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Research shows some teens are cyberbullying themselves Video included

Doctor Justin Patchin, a professor at UWEC, and co-director of the Cyberbullying Research Center, said his research is the first of its kind, and just the tip of the iceberg. 

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UW-Eau Claire expert weighs in on the Affordable Care Act's future Video included

Last week, President Trump announced plans to end the ACA's cost-sharing reduction payments, which limit the total low-income Americans in the private insurance market have to pay on their premiums.

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Eau Claire 2nd grader raising funds for a diabetic service dog Video included

One second grader at Roosevelt Elementary School in Eau Claire is looking for a comparable companion and a potential life saver. 

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Hidden Trails Corn Maze celebrates 20th anniversary Video included

A long running tradition is celebrating a milestone. 

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Packers help raise money for cancer research with limited edition hat Video included

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The Green Bay Packers are teaming up with Bellin Health and The Vince Lombardi Cancer Foundation to help raise money for cancer research and cancer care.   

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Wisconsin home turns into yard of terror Video included

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 As we get closer to Halloween, a couple in the Milwaukee area is scaring people to help teens in need.   

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WATCH: California family finds dog after they presumed it was dead in wildfire Video included

A California family who presumed their dog had died in a wildfire got an unexpected reunion. 

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Angie's List: Harmony in Renovation Video included

ANGIE'S LIST (WKOW) -- When the Haan family sold their spacious home to fund the massive remodel of a house built in 1865, communication between the couple became the number one priority. 

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Three rescued, including toddler, from explosion at Racine home Video included

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Three people, including a three-year-old girl, are safe after a home explosion thanks to their neighbors.   

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Firefighters gather in Wisconsin Rapids to honor those they lost Video included

Firefighters and community members from across the country gathered in Wisconsin Rapids for the Wisconsin Rapids Memorial Fire Alarm and Roll Call Ceremony.

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Defense holds up for No. 7 Wisconsin in 17-9 win over Purdue Video included

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Jonathan Taylor ran for 219 yards on 30 carries, including a 67-yard touchdown, and No. 7 Wisconsin relied on its stifling defense to overcome a three-turnover afternoon and beat Purdue 17-9 on Saturday.    Alex Hornibrook was 13 of 18 for 199 yards and a score but threw two interceptions for the Badgers, who held on to beat another division foe and take a commanding lead in the Big Ten West.    Defense saved the game for Wisconsin (6-0, 3-0)....

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Search and rescue K9's demonstrate their skills at Petco Video included

When an extra paw is needed in search and rescue missions, sometimes mutual aid is called upon by law enforcement and emergency response.

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Tropical paradise? No, just a home in Waukesha County Video included

You might think it's a room in the tropics...

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Practice helmets worn to reduce concussion risk Video included

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A Wisconsin high school football team is hoping what they wear in practice will drastically cut down on head injuries. 

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Former Lincoln Hills employees outraged by staff assault Video included

Former employees of the Lincoln Hills Youth Prison said they're horrified about the attack that landed one of their own in the hospital.  

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Chetek teen remembered thanks to new football field memorial Video included

Friday night is football night for high school students across the state, but this Friday it was another night of remembrance for one squad. 

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Eau Claire volunteers head to Texas two months after Harvey devastation Video included

Almost two months after Hurricane Harvey devastated Texas, the road to recovery is still a long ways away. Now, local Eau Claire volunteers are hitting the pavement to help with the aftermath.

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Students to Service program brings dentists to underserved areas Video included

More than 300 Wisconsin cities are in need of dentists. The Students to Service Loan Repayment Program is looking to change that. 

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River City Water Ski Team celebrates 45 years with fundraiser Video included

They perform throughout the spring and summer including at Riverfest and most Wednesday nights at Airport Beach but what most people don't know is that they do all of this for free.

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Former NFL player speaks out on anthem controversy Video included

A former NFL player living in Central Wisconsin is speaking out about the national anthem controversy.

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Rural school administrators meet to discuss needs Video included

The message among rural school district administrators during Wednesday's State Superintendent Advisory Council meeting was simple: good, but not great. 

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#EatUglyApples movement gains momentum at Cottage Grove orchard Video included

A Wisconsin farmer says there's not as many bad apples out there as you might think, at least when it comes to produce.  

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Severe weather affects local wine industry Video included

The odd weather affected the ripening of the grapes used in one local winery. 

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Gov. Walker stops in Cadott, speaks about hemp proposal and president's social media Video included

If some Wisconsin legislators get their way, a new crop could start popping up in fields across the state. A group of Republican lawmakers is trying to legalize growing hemp in the Badger State.

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Heating bills may be higher this year if you use natural gas in Chippewa Valley Video included

Heating costs were lower last year because of our warmer-than-average winter. Energy officials say we won't see the same this season.

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Childhood obesity in Wisconsin is on the rise Video included

Thirty percent of Wisconsin kids are overweight and that is according to a national report. The survey of children's health used height and weight measurements to calculate body mass index.

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MUST SEE: Cooksville 'Mayor' walking 4,000 miles in three years for good cause Video included

A Rock County man is shirtless, with mismatched neon tennis shoes, but he doesn't care.  He likes being the billboard his his hometown.

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Fall season offers more activities and picturesque scenes in Door Co.

It's officially fall in Wisconsin, and that ushers in another crowd of tourists to Door County. 

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Angie's List: Energy Hogs in Your Home

Good news from energy experts: Warmer temperatures and lower fuel prices should cut down heating costs this winter, but they still warn against cranking up the heat.

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Get your dose of outer space in Oshkosh Video included

Soon the Aviation Museum at EAA is going to be mission control for its annual Space Day. 

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