Posted: 06/16/2006 - Venezuela is offering discounted heating oil and free eye surgery to low income residents of Milwaukee. But the U.S. and Venezuela are not on very good terms, so it might be a difficult thing for the city to accept.
Updated: 06/18/2006 - 180 firefighters and 30 instructors from states as far east as Vermont and as far west as California spent the week at NorthCentral Technical College in Wausau, attending The Wisconsin Interagency Fire Council's Wildland Fire Training Academy. This is the first time Wisconsin has ever hosted the Academy.
Posted: 06/15/2006 - There won't be a trial for the woman accused of starting a fire in Wausau's Randolph Court apartments last summer.
Updated: 06/16/2006 - The family of a missing Wisconsin Rapids woman hopes national and state websites will help them find there daughter.
Posted: 06/15/2006 - Kids in Stevens Point are heading back to school, but it's for summer camp.
Posted: 06/15/2006 - 95.5 WIFC and Wagner Oil gave $25 worth of V-Power premium gasoline; that's eight gallons to the first 80 people in line at the Shell Station on Schofield Avenue Thursday morning.
Updated: 06/15/2006 - When the trial for the semi driver in an accident involving the Chippewa Falls marching band begins in December, it won't be in Eau Claire.
Updated: 06/15/2006 - Buggin Malone won the award for best R&B/Rap/Hip Hop Recording for his album "Spirit World" at the eighth annual Native American Music Awards. Buggin is of Oneida, Ho-Chunk, and Potwatomie tribal descent and would like to do a musical tour and speak to Native American youth about AIDS/HIV prevention.
Updated: 06/15/2006 - A Hazelhurst man is now sentenced in his embezzlement trial.
Updated: 06/15/2006 - A new cinema opens in Wisconsin Rapids Thursday (June 15, 2006) except that it's not a theater and its films aren't new.
Updated: 06/15/2006 - A Schofield family is rejoicing after 15-year-old Melinda Clay is safe at home.
Updated: 06/14/2006 - Residents in a small Adams County community are wondering how and why a Friendship woman died almost two weeks ago.
Posted: 06/14/2006 - The grades are in and some schools in our area are falling short. Prairie River Middle School is one of a handful of local schools that did not meet federal standards on a yearly progress report.
Updated: 06/14/2006 - Compliance checks are a common tactic used to make sure businesses don't sell tobacco to minors. This summer, three local police departments will use that same method with liquor.
Updated: 06/14/2006 - Gov. Jim Doyle says he's on a mission to make sure every child in Wisconsin has good healthcare coverage.
Updated: 06/14/2006 - A Hazelhurst man convicted of embezzling hundreds of thousands of dollars will spend four years in prison.
Updated: 06/14/2006 - A trial date is set for the 16-year-old boy accused along with his uncle of raping and killing a young woman in Manitowoc County.