Updated: 07/06/2006 - Sidewalk chalk murals began in the sixteenth century in Europe and will make its way to Wausau's 400 Block July 8 and 9. Artists of all ages and abilities are welcome to take part in ChalkFest by pre-registering with the Center for Visual Arts by calling 842-4545.
Updated: 07/06/2006 - Pier 1 Imports, the home furnishings chain, is recalling their "Cement Candle" line due to a fire hazard.
Updated: 07/06/2006 - Small World Toys is recalling three different children's toy sets due to a choking hazard.
Posted: 07/05/2006 - More than eight tons of trash are being collected from Wausau's Marathon Park after this year's Fourth of July festivities.
Posted: 07/05/2006 - If you're longing to relive the good old days of drive-in movies, poodle skirts and Elvis Presley, we have the perfect place to take your old greased lightning for a spin.
Posted: 07/05/2006 - A young man who escaped from Lincoln Hills school last summer will now spend three years in prison.
Posted: 07/05/2006 - Officers say thefts from cars are on the rise throughout the city with everything from CDs and stereos to purses and even tools being stolen.
Posted: 07/05/2006 - Authorities say it took just a minute or two for the boat in Wisconsin Rapids to sink. And in that time, many passengers were trying to find their life preservers. With that in mind, here are a few ways to keep you and your family safe on the water.
Updated: 07/05/2006 - No wind turbines will be going up any time soon in Marathon County.
Updated: 07/05/2006 - Gov. Doyle said today he'll create a panel to study how more people in Wisconsin can get health insurance and how health care costs for businesses can be reduced.
Updated: 07/05/2006 - A night of watching fireworks and partying turned tragic in Wisconsin Rapids. Police say a boat carrying eight people sank on the Wisconsin River near Boles Creek around 10 p.m. Tuesday (7/4), and one of the passengers is still missing.
Updated: 07/05/2006 - The Iola Old Car Show is taking place Friday, July 7, starting at 6 a.m. and goes through Sunday July 9. The show takes place in Iola, Wisconsin located at the intersections of State Highways 49 and 161.
Updated: 07/05/2006 - A full day of court is scheduled to hear motions in the Steve Avery rape and murder case in Manitowoc County Court.
Updated: 07/05/2006 - Civil War veterans in the city of Thorp are being honored in a special way on the 4th of July.
Updated: 07/05/2006 - Nothing says celebrating the Fourth of July quite like bar-b-cueing, boating and camping on Lake Dubay with family and friends, but one family is celebrating more than just freedom, food and fireworks.
Posted: 07/04/2006 - Investigators search for the cause of a fire that destroyed a small cabin near Merrill in Lincoln county.
Posted: 07/04/2006 - Most campers and boaters are heading back home after the holiday weekend. And those trips are turning out to be pretty expensive, especially at the gas pump.
Updated: 07/05/2006 - Officers from Portage County Sheriff's Department spent the Fourth of July looking for Edward Czerwony of Portage County with private K9 units, but came up without a scent leading them out of town. Czerwony was last seen and heard from on June 30, 2006. Czerwony does not have Alzheimer's Disease and his children say is not prone to wandering off.