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 >>
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A man wanted by police on a weapons violation has been taken into custody.
Julian Alvarez, 31, had his initial appearance Tuesday in Marathon County court. Wausau police had been searching for Alvarez who was wanted on a weapons violation. Cash bond was set at $5,000 on those charges, according to online court records.
Now, online court records show Alvarez faces new charges including second degree sexual assault, false imprisonment, battery, and strangulation and suffocation. In all, Alvarez faces five felony and two misdemeanor counts.
His next court hearing is scheduled for November 28. His cash bond on the new charges has been set at $20,000.
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