March 2019 Jefferson Award: Sarah Thuot

SCHOFIELD (WAOW)– A Wausau area volunteer receives a Jefferson Award. Sarah Thuot set up Patriot K9s (PK9s)  of Wisconsin. It allows qualified veterans to train their own service dogs–free of

September 2017 Jefferson Award: Arnie Heil

WAUSAU (WAOW) – For 25 years, a Wausau man has volunteered for Wausau Metro Area Special Olympics, a group that provides year-round sports training for athletes with disabilities. For that dedication, Arnie Heil received the September Jefferson Award.

April 2017 Jefferson Award Winner: David Woods

WAUSAU (WAOW) – A Wausau man has turned his love of dogs into a way to volunteer and help hundreds of people across central Wisconsin find missing pets. For those efforts working with Lost Dogs of Wisconsin, David Woods is recognized with a Jefferson Award.


Rather pleasant weather will continue

Rather pleasant weather will continue

It is really starting to look and feel like Spring across the area now with that strong sunshine. While we

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