Posted: 7:29 PM It is amazing the difference one month can make. In April people were out ice fishing in Minocqua and many were worried about how the never ending cold would impact the area's tourism economy. Fast forward one month and things are looking a lot brighter in the Northwoods. Now the Chamber of Commerce believes the newly green grass will mean more green in the pockets of area business owners.
Posted: 6:42 PM Crystal Finishing Systems is taking over the old SNE Enterprises facility in the Mosinee Industrial Park. The company plans to create 200 - 350 new jobs over the next three years.
Posted: 5:31 PM The Boy Scouts of America's National Council has voted to ease a long-standing ban and allow openly gay boys to be accepted as Scouts.
Updated: 6:16 PM A 19- year-old Wausau man is now charged with first degree child sexual assault stemming from a series of alleged encounters that began in 2008.
Updated: 2:02 PM Officials say one child is dead and another is unaccounted for after a gravel slide in a St. Paul park. The children were at Cherokee Park near the Mississippi River as part of a school field trip.
Updated: 12:51 PM A 19-year-old Langlade County woman has reached a plea deal on charges that she played a role in injecting a then 12-year-old girl with Morphine.
Updated: 11:11 AM Fritz was the Chief at the Rothschild Fire Department. He was a member of RFD for over 20 years. On December 10, 2012, Fritz died of a heart attack.
Posted: 9:37 AM House lawmakers are ready to pass legislation that links student loan rates to the financial markets.
Posted: 9:33 AM The prestigious Institute of Medicine is recommending that schools provide opportunities for at least 60 minutes of physical activity each day for students and treat physical education as a core subject.
Updated: 9:26 AM The city of Manitowoc has received a $1 million grant from the federal government to clean up properties with environmental contamination.
Updated: 9:20 AM A Wisconsin man who has spent two decades in prison for rape has had his conviction overturned.
Posted: 8:07 AM The Legislature's powerful finance committee is expected to review Gov. Scott Walker's plan to take DNA from anyone arrested for a felony and anyone convicted of any crime.
Posted: 7:28 AM La Crosse's Oktoberfest is scaling back from nine days to four days in 2014.
Posted: 7:22 AM The Legislature's budget committee is poised to decide whether to create a solicitor general's office within the state Justice Department.
Posted: 5:31 PM The number of repeat OWI offenders has been on the rise in Wisconsin, leading many to feel that current laws are not strict enough to stop people from driving drunk.