Updated: 03/24/2006 - Time is running short to sign up for the Medicare Part "D" plan, the government's effort to save people money on their prescription drugs. This week, Secretary of Health and Human Services Mike Leavitt told us choosing a plan is as simple as picking up the phone or going online. But is that really the case?
Posted: 03/24/2006 - The City Council is poised to give the green light to a six-story, $9 million project on Wausau's pedestrian mall.
Posted: 03/24/2006 - More reward money is being offered tonight for information leading to the safe return of Purvis Virginia Parker and Quadrevion Henning as the search for the two friends enters its sixth day.
Updated: 03/24/2006 - More than $26 million in additional federal funding is available to help low-income Wisconsinites with their heating bills.
Updated: 03/24/2006 - A cheese from Switzerland, a Swiss cheese, naturally, takes home the top honor in the World Championship Cheese Contest in Madison.
Updated: 03/24/2006 - A 15-year-old boy died after being beaten as he waited for a bus near his Milwaukee school, and police are seeking four or five males believed to have been involved.
Updated: 03/24/2006 - A judge says a wrongful-death lawsuit filed against Steven Avery must be heard in Manitowoc County because that's where his home is located.
Updated: 03/24/2006 - With its largest employer set to shut down, Park Falls is in a state of limbo. Smart Papers announced last week the city's paper mill would close after weeks of flip-flopping on a decision.
Posted: 03/23/2006 - If you have e-mail, chances are you have junk mail as well. 'Phishing e-mails' take you to phony Web sites, but those messages can be pretty convincing.
Updated: 03/23/2006 - In 2005, the Midwest Independent Film Festival awarded "The Godfather of Green Bay" best comedy. The creator of the movie, Pete Schwaba lived in Marinette, Wisconsin as a child before creating a movie there as an adult. Schwaba wrote, directed and stars in his own slightly romantic comedy and is spending the weekend in North Central Wisconsin to promote it.
Posted: 03/23/2006 - Wal-Mart and the Consumer Product Safety Commission recall more than 600,000 rocking chairs after reports of numerous injuries.
Updated: 03/23/2006 - Senator Russ Feingold's call for censuring President Bush hasn't won much support in Congress, but he won a backer Wednesday (March 22, 2006) in Jon Stewart, host of cable television's "The Daily Show."
Updated: 03/23/2006 - Wisconsin businesses, local governments and homeowners would be able to apply for grants to help them implement renewable energy technology under a new proposal from Gov. Jim Doyle.
Updated: 03/23/2006 - A national report on states' preschool programs gives Wisconsin high marks for access by four-year-olds, but when it comes to quality, the state does much worse.
Updated: 03/23/2006 - A Marathon County jury will hear the case against the second defendant accused of murdering a De Pere restaurant owner.
Posted: 03/22/2006 - More than two-dozen offices and manufacturers will get their start in Wausau's business incubator, and Wednesday, Congressman Dave Obey got a look at the building progress.