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Cutting Costs and Saving for a New Jail

Updated: 06/26/2006 - Build a bigger jail. That's the solution one criminal justice expert is recommending to Marathon County. For months the jail has been bursting at the seams, filled beyond their 279-inmate capacity. But before plans for a multi-million dollar jail even begin to take shape, the same criminal justice expert has some other advice on how to ease some of the overcrowding and cut costs right now.

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Wrong Way Driver Kills Two Near Green Bay

Posted: 06/26/2006 - A driver going the wrong way on US 41 near Green Bay collided with another vehicle, killing both occupants. Police say alcohol was involved.

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Mixed Results In Local Alcohol Compliance Checks

Posted: 06/26/2006 - Police in the greater Wausau area have been conducting alcohol compliance checks at local taverns. In Wausau, more than half of the taverns checked were in violation. Results were better elsewhere.

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School Referendum Vote Tuesday

Posted: 06/26/2006 - A second referendum to save part of some Northland Pines School District programs and teachers will be voted on Tuesday (6/27).

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In the Ring at the Rodeo

Updated: 06/26/2006 - In rodeo, the shorter your time in the ring, the better. We caught up with one rider at the Lincoln County Rodeo who drove 12 hours to spend just a few seconds in the ring.

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Last Open House in Old Fire Station

Updated: 06/26/2006 - In just a few months the Rib Mountain Fire Department will have a new home, but Sunday (6/25) they invited the public to celebrate one last open house in their current location.

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Bear Sightings on the Rise in Wisconsin Rapids

Posted: 06/23/2006 - DNR wardens say they've received four reports of bear sightings this week alone, and there were probably more. They say young males are scouting new territory this time of year.

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GAC Tour Bus Stops in Wausau

Posted: 06/23/2006 - Some local country music fans may get their 15 minutes of fame, or at least 15 seconds on national TV. The Great American Country music channel made a stop in Wausau Friday.

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Louis Found Guilty in Daughter's Death

Updated: 06/23/2006 - The verdict is guilty for the Athens man accused of shaking his baby daughter and causing her death. Now, 25-year-old Quentin Louis faces 40 years of prison time.

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Uecker Stalker Arrested in Illinois

Updated: 06/23/2006 - Police say the woman charged with stalking Bob Uecker was arrested in Illinois and turned over to U.S. marshals to await extradition to Wisconsin.

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