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Arrest made in fatal hit and run

Updated information regarding the pedestrian fatality hit and run crash near Upper Turtle Lake in Barron County on 1/29/15. On [Read the full article…]

Wisconsin’s U-S Senators split on Keystone pipeline

Wisconsin’s two U-S senators remain split on allowing the Keystone X-L oil pipeline, after the Senate approved it yesterday 62-to-36. [Read the full article…]

Flu season getting worse

A bad flu season keeps getting worse in Wisconsin.  State Health Services officials now say that three more children have [Read the full article…]

Fatal hit and run in Barron County

A 26-year-old man is dead after he was struck by a vehicle along U.S. Highway 8 in northwest Wisconsin. The [Read the full article…]

Area man charged with armed bank robberies

Jesse Sweeter, 20, Rice Lake, Wis., is charged with two armed bank robberies. The indictment charges him with the May [Read the full article…]

Berlin School District will keep its mascot and nickname

The Berlin School District in east central Wisconsin will keep its Indian mascot and nickname.  The School Board voted this [Read the full article…]

Million dollar lottery winner from Merrill

A woman from Merrill cashed in a million-dollar Wisconsin Lottery ticket yesterday. Marilyn Katke is the second winner of the [Read the full article…]

Car vs school bus accident near Ashland

A car driver was injured when he rear-ended a school bus with 45 students near Ashland.  Nobody on the bus [Read the full article…]

Nineteen people under arrest for allegedlt witnessing a cock-fight

Nineteen people are under arrest for allegedly witnessing a cock-fight at a western Wisconsin farm.  Saint Croix County sheriff’s deputies [Read the full article…]

Weather may have been a factor in plane crash in Clark County

The weather may have been a factor in a plane crash in central Wisconsin that killed a passenger, and injured [Read the full article…]

Most of Wisconsin got snow Monday

Most of Wisconsin got 1-to-3 inches of new snow yesterday and last night, plus freezing rain which lingered after midnight [Read the full article…]

Repeal of federal tax on medical devices getting support in Congress

Those trying to repeal a federal tax on medical devices say they’re getting more support from both parties in Congress. [Read the full article…]

Powerball at $261 million

The Powerball jackpot is at 261-million dollars for Wednesday night.  Nobody won the top prize over the weekend.  A Wisconsin [Read the full article…]

A little snow early today

While the Northeastern U-S braces for up to three-feet of snow, Wisconsin is getting a much smaller dose of winter [Read the full article…]

Walker a hit in Iowa

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker gets a big, enthusiastic crowd charged up in Des Moines by listing the changes he made [Read the full article…]

Woman gets jail time from protest

A woman who was accused of leading a protest which disrupted work in northern Wisconsin was given a jail term [Read the full article…]

No casino in Kenosha

Wisconsin’s governor says the risk for taxpayers was too great.  Scott Walker announced Friday is decision to deny the request [Read the full article…]

Wisconsin could face two billion dollar deficit

New estimates released by the Legislative Fiscal Bureau indicate the state of Wisconsin could face a two-year budget deficit as [Read the full article…]

Matthews hit with fine

Green Bay Packers’ linebacker Clay Matthews was fined just over 22-thousand dollars for a blind-side hit on Seattle quarterback Russell [Read the full article…]

Another effort to toughen Wisconsin’s drunk driving laws

Another effort will be made to toughen Wisconsin’s drunk driving laws in the new legislative session.  Assembly Republican Jim Ott [Read the full article…]

Governor Walker will make New Hampshire appearance this spring

Governor Scott Walker will make an appearance in New Hampshire this spring, less than a year before that state holds [Read the full article…]

State’s largest bank sees earnings increase

The largest bank that’s based in Wisconsin saw its earnings rise two-point-two percent over the past year.  Associated Banc-Corp of [Read the full article…]

Powerball jackpot goes to $230 million dollars

The Powerball jackpot is at 230-million dollars for Saturday night, after nobody won the top prize last night.  Two Wisconsin [Read the full article…]

Public hearing next week

The state Senate’s Education Reform Committee will hold a public hearing next Tuesday on its version of a school accountability [Read the full article…]

Fatal snowmobile accident in Waupaca County

Waupaca County authorities have released the name of a 26-year-old man who died in a snowmobile crash last weekend.  Officials [Read the full article…]

Marquette to raise tuition prices

Wisconsin’s largest private university will raise its undergraduate tuition by three-and-a-half percent for this fall.  Marquette University of Milwaukee announced [Read the full article…]

Travel could be a little slow today

Travel could be a little dicey around Wisconsin today.  There’s a chance of freezing drizzle, along with flurries or light [Read the full article…]

Man dies from snowmobile injuries

A northern Wisconsin man has died from injuries suffered in a snowmobile crash six days ago.  Sheriff’s officials said 45-year-old [Read the full article…]

U.S. Supreme Court to hear appeal of Wisconsin man

The U-S Supreme Court is expected to hear the appeal of a Wisconsin man who claims his civil rights were [Read the full article…]

Lowest gas prices in six years

Triple-A Wisconsin says drivers in this state are enjoying the lowest gas prices we’ve seen in almost six years.  The [Read the full article…]

Look out for bad ice with warmer weather

The weather has warmed up, albeit briefly, in some parts of the state.  That has the Wisconsin Department of Natural [Read the full article…]

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Is as close as your radio or computer! To stay in the know, dial 104.9 FM, 1260 AM, or surf [Read the full article…]