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Merrill community will vote in recall election Tuesday

A recall election is underway in Merrill for five of its eight alderpersons.

Changing Times: How technology impacts your snowy drive

Whether you prefer the classic, or can’t get enough of the new, it’s no surprise that your car’s technology is more advanced than ever before. But what technology did your grandparents’ vehicles have to deal with the winter?

Gun-maker to ask Supreme Court to hear Sandy Hook appeal

Facing a newly revived wrongful death lawsuit in Connecticut over the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, gun-maker Remington is going to the U.S. Supreme Court to argue it can’t be sued because of a much-debated federal law that shields firearms manufacturers from liability in most cases.

Portage County homicide trial to begin

Stevens Point, Wis. (WAOW – WSAU) — The jury trial for Steven Breneman starts this week, according to court records. Breneman is accused of killing

Big cat, big goals

One New York kitty is inviting the world to join him on his weight-loss journey. 

STORMTRACK 9

Scattered storms remain in the forecast

Scattered storms remain in the forecast

Today: Quite warm and muggy with isolated showers and storms possible later in the afternoon, mainly south of Wausau. High:

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Wisconsin Democrats set to promote new redistricting plan

Democratic lawmakers are planning to tout a new bill that would dramatically rework how Wisconsin draws its legislative district boundaries.

Merrill community will vote in recall election Tuesday

A recall election is underway in Merrill for five of its eight alderpersons.

White Tiger exhibit could be coming to Central Wisconsin State Fair

A White Tiger exhibit could be coming to the Central Wisconsin State Fair

Parks and Recreation Department set to clean up from Chalkfest

People in and around Wausau have a few more days to look at the drawings from Chalkfest.

Crews respond to fire at Maine fire department

Local crews responded to an apparent fire at the Maine Fire Department Monday afternoon.