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Man dies in Waupaca Co. crash

A man is dead after a crash in Waupaca County Thursday afternoon, according to the Wisconsin State Patrol. Read More »
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Man dies in Waupaca Co. crash

A man is dead after a crash in Waupaca County Thursday afternoon, according to the Wisconsin State Patrol.  Read More »

Missing Adams Co. woman found safe

A missing Adams County woman has been found safe, according to the sheriff's department.  Read More »

UPDATE: Wisconsin Assembly passes $3B Foxconn bill

The Wisconsin state Assembly has passed a $3 billion tax break package for Taiwan-based electronics giant Foxconn Technology Group.  Read More »

Service dog 'feeling the blues' after tree gets cut down

A Wausau veteran says his therapy dog Finn is feeling sad after his 'favorite' tree was cut down.  Read More »

Lottery: $50K Powerball prize won in Medford

No one won the big Powerball pot yet, but someone in Medford is about to be $50,000 richer.  Read More »

Today's Forecast

The low pressure system that brought the damp and showery weather today will continue to track...  Read More »

KAUW - City: Wausau (Wisconsin)

Overcast Temperature:63 Real Temperature:63 Relative Humidity:87 Wind Direction:WNW Wind Speed:13 Barometer:29.69 Sunrise:06:03:09 am Sunset:08:01:02 pm  Read More »

KEGV - City: Eagle River (Wisconsin)

Overcast Temperature:59 Real Temperature:59 Relative Humidity:97 Wind Direction:NW Wind Speed:10 Barometer:29.67 Sunrise:05:59:35 am Sunset:08:01:39 pm  Read More »

KRHI - City: Rhinelander (Wisconsin)

Overcast Temperature:61 Real Temperature:61 Relative Humidity:90 Wind Direction:NW Wind Speed:9 Barometer:29.69 Sunrise:06:01:07 am Sunset:08:01:55 pm  Read More »

KSTE - City: Stevens Point (Wisconsin)

Overcast Temperature:64 Real Temperature:64 Relative Humidity:87 Wind Direction:NW Wind Speed:9 Barometer:29.71 Sunrise:06:03:43 am Sunset:07:59:59 pm  Read More »

Old valley conference sees reunion with formation of VFA West division

"There is no tradition any more in our football conference." The old Wisconsin Valley...  Read More »

Countdown To Kickoff: Father-son due embark on one last ride with Assumption's special senior class

Jeff Sullivan dropped his head, stared at the ground and tried to find the right words. His son,...  Read More »

Newsline 9 "Power 9" poll: Preseason

Check out the preseason edition of the Newsline 9 Power 9 rankings. Our poll is intended to rank WAOW-viewing area teams based on their likelihood to succeed against their level of competition.  Read More »

Pina's homer leads Brewers to 7-6 comeback win over Pirates

Manny Pina hit a two-run homer in the eighth inning to lift the Milwaukee Brewers to 7-6 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday.  Read More »

Badgers sked: Early Big 10 start, 4 of 5 at home ends season

Wisconsin basketball has released its full 2017-18 schedule, which includes an early December start to Big Ten play with a visit from Ohio State.  Read More »

Pet Pause: Cat scratch disease

Evening weather update August 17

Dry and summery weather expected this weekend, then showers and storms return.  Read More »

DOT to drivers: Keep your eyes on the road, not sky, during eclipse

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation is warning drivers to keep their focus on the roads and not the skies during Monday's eclipse.  Read More »

Strangers offer support to Wausau girl who was victim of a scam

Support is pouring in for a nine-year-old Wausau girl who was scammed while trying to sell her Pokemon card collection.  Read More »

Merrill man reaches deal in arson fire that endangered seven

A 23-year-old Merrill man has reached a deal, pleading no contest to two felonies while four...  Read More »