Racing fans packed State Park Speedway in Rib Mountain Saturday. It was the first day of the racing season and a chance for fans to remember racing icon, Dick Trickle.More >>
Racing fans packed State Park Speedway in Rib Mountain Saturday. It was the first day of the racing season and a chance for fans to remember racing icon, Dick Trickle. People at the track observed a moment of silence for Trickle. He died Thursday in an apparent suicide at the age of 71. Race organizers said the event brought in more than 1,500 fans to watch the season's opening race and to remember Trickle's successful career."More >>
Motorcycles rumbled through central Wisconsin Saturday for the 10th annual Wausau Fire Charity Ride.More >>
MARATHON COUNTY (WAOW) -
We're still waiting to learn more about a traffic stop this week that involved a drug unit near Mosinee. But so far, Marathon County authorities have not released any information.
The traffic stop happened Tuesday afternoon just off I-39 at exit 179. Several of our viewers called in to us reporting several squad cars on scene and some officers with their guns drawn. Newsline 9 has learned the stop was tied to a drug operation set up north of Stevens Point.
Newsline 9 has made repeated phone calls to the Marathon County Sheriff's Department to find out what happened. The department tells us it's handling the investigation, but officials will not release details about whether any arrests have been made or if any drugs were found.
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