Posted: 07/18/2006 - WPS reports a record use 2,425 megawatts on Monday (7/17/07), beating the old record by 68 megawatts.
Updated: 11/14/2006 - There are 25 hydro electric dams on the Wisconsin River, and because hydro electricity doesn't leave waste it's one of the cleanest ways to generate power. Hydro electricity makes up 20 percent of all the electricity in the world and Weyerhaeuser's hydro dam in Wausau contributes to that source.
Updated: 07/18/2006 - This dry weather is making a lot of our lawns brown and dry, but it may also be causing some more action in your grass. Grasshoppers thrive in dry weather, and Wisconsin is seeing more of them.
Updated: 07/18/2006 - Ninety two members of the 1st Battalion, 147th Aviation Unit will be arriving in Fort Knox Tuesday. They were given a send-off ceremony Tuesday morning in Madison.
Updated: 07/18/2006 - Highway 42 may soon be opening again in Ellison Bay following the July 10th explosions that killed two people.
Updated: 07/18/2006 - The 2006-2007 lineup for the Grand Theater is now available.
Updated: 11/14/2006 - With nothing but a tent, water and some food, Maggie Sethness and Kari Meyer are spending their summer canoeing the entire Wisconsin River. During their stop in Wausau, they believed they met Michael Schmitz, the 23-year-old who was found dead under the Bridge Street Bridge. Now their lives are changed forever.
Posted: 07/17/2006 - Dozens of area soldiers are on their way to serve in Iraq. Members of the 397th Engineer Battalion left this afternoon for training at Fort McCoy. They'll train there for a few months before heading to the Middle East.
Updated: 07/17/2006 - There are a couple of major road detours to tell you about.
Updated: 07/17/2006 - Authorities in Wood County are after a man they're saying is behind several sexual assault charges.
Posted: 07/15/2006 - Wisconsin Rapids Police are still looking for the critical information that could help them find Deidre Harm, the Rapids woman who disappeared five weeks ago Saturday.
Posted: 07/15/2006 - The Adams County Sheriff's Department says a train has derailed in the City of Adams, blocking State Highway 13 indefinitely.
Updated: 07/15/2006 - There's plenty of music, food and games to be had in Schofield for the city's Fun Days.
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