A man was injured Tuesday night by a hay bale in rural Marathon County, according to the Marathon County Sheriff's Department. More>>
Plans to tear down an old school for a new business are moving forward. More>>
Health officials have some safety tips to prevent heat stroke with the warmer temperatures. More>>
Summer is in full swing, and central Wisconsin is feeling the heat. That hot sun can make cars a hot spot. More>>
EAGLE RIVER (WAOW) – Two people, including an eight-year-old boy, were hospitalized and three others escaped harm in a near-drowning incident Tuesday on a northern Wisconsin lake, the Vilas County Sheriff's Department said. More>>
WAUSAU (WAOW) - Merrill police report a rash of car break-ins has occurred in the city.
A deal is in the works that could save the Cedar Creek Mall. The Rothschild Village President confirms to Newsline 9 a new owner is expected to take over the mall Wednesday.
RHINELANDER (WAOW) - Nicolet Area Technical College was awarded $1.9 million in state grants Tuesday to train up to 303 students for in-demand jobs, such as welding and nursing assistants. More>>
WESTON (WAOW) – A teenager who carried a gun into a convenience and asked workers to call police was seeking attention about troubles in his life and fortunately never raised the barrel of the gun as officers surrounded the building, an investigator said Tuesday. More>>
EAGLE RIVER (WAOW) - A woman who just months ago was honored as Eagle River's woman of the year has been convicted of stealing about $16,000 from a civic group that raises money to benefit children in need, according to online court records. More>>
The man accused of sexually assaulting a 12-year-old rural Wausau girl will head to trial. Praveen Kharb, 38, appeared in Marathon County Court Tuesday. Police say Kharb was arrested in Washington state in the sexual assault of a 12-year-old girl at her home in rural Wausau.
Police are looking for information about a gas station robbery.
A Menasha man has been arrested and faces charges of endangering safety by use of a dangerous weapon and resisting an officer after an overnight incident. More>>
One person was injured after being hit by a car in Oneida County, according to the Minocqua Police Department. More>>
Children in central Wisconsin took a trip back in time to the age of the dinosaurs. More>>
WAUSAU (WAOW) - Wausau Police say a 12-year-old Wausau boy received hospital treatment after officers found him legally drunk. More>>
What once was a home for nuns is being turned into a shelter for homeless people. More>>
WAUSAU (WAOW)--The American Suzuki Institute, a camp for aspiring young musicians, is underway on the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point campus.
High school football season is almost here. Now, new rules are in place to make the sport safer for players. The changes are effective for this upcoming season. More>>
Monday was one of the hottest days of the year so far in central Wisconsin, so people found ways to cool off. More>>
TOWN OF STETTIN (WAOW) --Marathon County Sheriff's Department officials have identified the 77-year-old woman who died Friday when she got pinned between a pickup truck and trailer as Faye Reinhardt of Lincoln County. More>>
MILWAUKEE (WAOW) -- A fire broke out at Miller Park early Monday morning. More>>
A Rosholt motorcycle driver was airlifted after a Sunday evening crash in Portage County, according to Portage County Sheriff's Department officials. More>>
A motorcycle driver was flown to the hospital after a crash in Oneida County, according to Oneida County Sheriff Grady Hartman. More>>
The Central Wisconsin Baseball Hall of Fame family picked up some new members Sunday. More>>
It's no secret that Wisconsinites are big fans of both sports and dairy products. But what happens when the two are combined? More>>
We're just getting into the dog days of summer, but a state agency is advising people to think ahead to the winter months. More>>
Disabled veterans are making waves in Wausau.
Disabled veterans are making waves in Wausau.
Newsline 9 is working to learn more about a Saturday evening crash in Marathon County. More>>
A piece of Birnamwood history was returned to the village as part of a dedication ceremony Saturday afternoon. More>>
A fallen Colby firefighter was remembered with a memorial run Saturday morning. More>>
Hundreds of dogs competed Saturday in the Paper Cities Kennel Club Dog Show at the Patriot Center in Rothschild. More>>
Blood donations have taken a dive across the state. It's a problem Red Cross leaders say they deal with every year. More>>
A central Wisconsin community is coming together to show off their downtown. More>>
WAUSAU (WAOW)--A Merrill woman celebrates 106 years of life.Family members and friends gathered at Bell Tower Assisted Living Center in Merrill to celebrate Charlotte Strehlow's birthday Friday.Strehlow was born in Nebraska and later moved to the Wausau area.She credits her faith in God for her longevity.She says she is writing her memoirs for her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. More>>
A central Wisconsin elementary school got some summer touch-ups thanks to a group of volunteers from Rasmussen College. More>>
People in Weston looking for an adrenaline rush got all they could handle Friday. More>>
Governor Scott Walker is trying to get rid of some standards that set requirements for what is taught in grade-school classrooms. More>>
North Central Technical College in Wausau received more than $2 million Friday for its diesel transportation program. More>>
Police say a 6-year-old girl is in stable condition after nearly drowning at the Rothschild/Schofield Aquatic Center Friday. More>>
WAUSAU (WAOW) – The Wausau School Board has approved a 2 percent pay raise for all school employees, including teachers, administrators and support staff, a spokeswoman said Thursday. More>>
WAUSAU (WAOW) - A Rothschild teenager who told investigators he tried to burglarize a grocery store to get money for his mother to pay rent was sentenced to two years probation Friday in a plea deal, according to online court records. More>>
A Marshfield man is being honored yet again for the work he's doing to better the community. More>>
One man was arrested at a Wausau apartment complex Thursday night. More>>
At fairs throughout the state this summer you'll find future farmers prepping livestock for show and sale. The barns at the Portage County Fair in Amherst are packed with young farmers doing just that. More>>
The Wausau Area Apartment Association along with other rental housing providers have filed a lawsuit against the City of Wausau, according to a press release from WISLawyer LLC in La Crosse. More>>
WAUSAU (WAOW)--Hundreds of people packed the 400 Block in Wausau to watch some dogs make a splash.
Thousands of water-skiers from all over Wisconsin headed to Lake Wazeecha in Wisconsin Rapids today for the 48th annual State Show Ski Tournament. More>>
The violence overseas has sparked world wide speculation about this plane crash. Now, we want to take a closer look at the unrest in Ukraine that's been making headlines for months.
The Packers pro shop at Lambeau Field has a new look. More>>
Governor Scott Walker made a stop in central Wisconsin at an expanding business. More>>
City officials say what was once a landfill in Wausau is now almost a soccer complex.
City officials say what was once a landfill in Wausau is now almost a soccer complex.More>>
A newly released report says Wausau's former public works director violated numerous city policies. Brad Marquardt resigned last month after an investigation was launched questioning his actions as a city official.
One Marshfield Clinic researcher has been selected to serve on a national committee that will give recommendations on how to use immunizations to help control disease. More>>
Safety is top of mind after a bird tested positive for West Nile in Marathon County. More>>
WESTON (WAOW) – A teenager with a gun entered a convenience store early Wednesday and asked workers to call police, the Everest Metropolitan Police Department said.
MERRILL (WAOW) – The sentencing of a 26-year-old Merrill woman found guilty of driving drunk and killing two of her friends in a rollover crash two years ago has been delayed nearly three months, according to online Lincoln County court records. More>>
WAUSAU (WAOW) -- A 21-year-old Milwaukee man nicknamed "Castro" was sentenced to three years in prison Wednesday for his role in what police called a rash of Marathon County robberies in 2011. More>>
WAUSAU (WAOW) – Methamphetamine and heroin worth about $10,000 were seized in a search of a Wausau home that led to the arrest of six men, the Marathon County Sheriff's Department said Wednesday. More>>
Central Wisconsin teens took on a science project Tuesday night and built a terrarium. More>>
The drinking water in one central Wisconsin city could be at risk.
Wisconsin State Patrol is stepping up enforcement to keep roads in central Wisconsin safe by taking to the skies. More>>
Wausau's Grand Avenue project is halfway done. But, you might have already noticed some changes. That includes a few new symbols on the road.
Identical twins Helen Domine and Hazel Seeman have been sharing laughs since 1913. More>>
MADISON (WAOW) – A third person from northern Wisconsin was sentenced Tuesday for distributing oxycodone, U.S. Attorney John Vaudreuil said. More>>
Two dead crows in Marathon County have tested positive for the mosquito-transmitted West Nile virus, health officials said Tuesday. More>>
SHAWANO (WAOW) - Prosecutors have agreed that a gunman who held a fast food worker hostage in Wittenberg was insane at the time. More>>
The Phillips police chief accused of wrongdoing by the mayor will retire after an agreement was reached with the city, Phillips Mayor Charles Peterson told Newsline 9 Tuesday. More>>
The suspect in a Wausau hit-and-run that sent a 17-year-old girl to the hospital has been arrested and is being held on a probation hold, Wausau Police Lt. Mike Juedes told Newsline 9. More>>
Don Oldenburg of Weston is an Army veteran, who served 22 years active duty and in the reserves.
Don Oldenburg of Weston is an Army veteran, who served 22 years active duty and in the reserves.More>>
NEILLSVILLE (WAOW) – The Clark County Sheriff's Department says a teenage driver was killed when another driver failed to stop for a stop sign and plowed into his pickup truck. More>>
The music ended Sunday but the Hodag Country Fest's cleanup got underway Monday. More>>
The Wausau Police Department is looking for a male driver who hit a woman who was walking on Wausau's east side Monday morning and then left the scene. More>>
MARSHFIELD (WAOW)-- Hefko Pool in Marshfield usually has people waiting at the gates at late each morning ready to jump into the pool.
A Lincoln County company is cleaning up, again. A fire destroyed part of Northern Wire, LLC in Merrill. Firefighters say electric problems sparked the flames that caused $2 million in damage. It happened early Sunday morning.
WAUSAU (WAOW) - A judge Monday refused to delay the trial of a Wausau man accused of attacking a woman at a park nearly a year ago even though the man wants to fire his attorney, according to online court records. More>>
A central Wisconsin family thought they were just going to a baseball game Friday night. Instead, they had the surprise of a lifetime. More>>
There are still plenty of spots available for the HSPC Open. More>>
Lieutenant Governor Rebecca Kleefisch is expected in the Northwoods Monday morning. More>>
Damage to a Lincoln County business is estimated to be $2 million after an overnight fire. More>>
One person is dead and two others are seriously injured after a crash in Forest County, according to Forest County Sheriff's Department officials. Officials say the crash happened around 1 p.m. on Sunday in the Township of Crandon.They say one person was pronounced dead at the scene of the single-vehicle crash. Sheriff's officials say two other passengers were transported with serious injuries.The Forest County Sheriff's Department and Wisconsin State Patrol are continuing to investigate the ... More>>
A Marathon County woman is opening up about her Vietnam War service. More>>
A Marathon County community is celebrating its heritage.
A Marathon County community is celebrating its heritage.More>>
A motorcycle driver was transported with injuries after hitting a deer in Wood County, according to Wood County Sheriff's Department officials. More>>
The name of the pedestrian struck and killed by a vehicle in Waupaca Count has been released. More>>
Hundreds of talented artists have spent the last two days filling the sidewalks of the 400 Block with pastel drawings. More>>
Hodag Country Festival is winding down. With the concerts wrapping up Sunday night, Rhinelander will be saying goodbye to thousands of music lovers, many who helped boost the local businesses. More>>
Rhinelander High School students are opening their school's doors to Hodag Country Fest campers.
The crowds coming into Wausau this weekend may be here for the various events like Chalkfest and Balloon and Rib Fest, but it means big business for downtown stores. More>>
Thousands of campers have claimed a spot at the Hodag Country Music Festival. More>>
Ribs and hot air balloons have proven to be a winning combination for central Wisconsin. More>>
Every year around 12 people in the United States die from incidents similar to the one at the Lancaster farm. More>>
Hot air balloonists from across the country make the balloon fest in Wausau a tradition. For one Illinois couple, it's one they say they'll never miss or forget.
Jeanne Osgood of Adams County is our Jefferson Award winner for the month of July. More>>
When about 20,000 people get in one place like they do for Hodag Country Festival in Rhinelander, there are going to be some colorful characters. More>>
After months of preparation and excitement, the music has finally started at Hodag Country Festival in Rhinelander. More>>
Wausau's sidewalk sale is boosting business for retailers downtown. More>>
WAUSAU (WAOW)--Hundreds of girls are in Wausau for the Wisconsin Amateur Softball Association Tournament.Thirteen diamonds are hosting the competition throughout the community.You can check out the action at Sunnyvale Park in Wausau or at Wausau East, Wausau West or D.C. Everest High Schools.This is the third year the Wausau area has hosted the tournament.Organizers say it has brought 5-million dollars into the Wausau economy during that time.The event runs through Sunday. More>>
WILD ROSE (WAOW) – The Wisconsin State Patrol says a van driver from West Allis was killed when his vehicle pulled in front of a semi-truck on state Highway 22 from a county road near Wild Rose.
Marshfield Clinic received a $10 million grant in 2010 and they are now giving the money back to the state. More>>
It's a big weekend for Wausau with events all around town. Balloon and Rib Fest kicked off Thursday. More>>
EAGLE RIVER (WAOW) – Two bats have tested positive for rabies in Vilas County, leading health officials to issue a warning Thursday on how to avoid getting the almost always fatal disease. More>>
BLACK RIVER FALLS (WAOW) – A man released from prison a month ago and wanted in a spree of crimes in several counties has vanished and the trail in the search for him has gone cold, authorities said Thursday. More>>
It's “Four For All” in Iola. The 42nd annual Iola Car Show is underway. For one family, it's a year to remember.
The music doesn't start until Thursday, but the Hodag Country Festival is already buzzing with excitement. More>>
Central Wisconsin is getting ready to play host to tens of thousands of people this weekend. More>>
An iconic area of Lambeau Field is almost ready to reopen. More>>
A job fair in Portage County attracted hundreds of people. More than 50 businesses from around the area set up booths to talk with people looking for a job.
Marshfield Utilities is notifying people of a utility scam. The company says calls are being made to businesses, demanding payment in order to prevent disconnection of services. More>>
The last vestiges of the longest, coldest, and snowiest winter in over 100 years are finally melting away. It took until early June for all of the ice to melt off of Lake Superior and it will take until late June or early July for all of the snow to melt off of Rib Mountain. A couple of substantial piles of snow remain hidden within the slopes of the Granite Peak Ski area. For all of those who entered the Rib Mountain snowmelt contest, it is only a matters of days now. Will it last into July?... More>>
Forecast discussion for central and northern Wisconsin.More >>
Northcentral Technical College in Wausau teaches students to build computer-operated robots out of Legos.More >>
Northcentral Technical College in Wausau teaches students to build computer-operated robots out of Legos.More >>