Updated: 07/11/2006 - Researchers at the University of Wisconsin want to know how many black bears live in our state, and they're on the way to finding the answer.
Updated: 07/11/2006 - Marathon Park will come alive with music again Wednesday (7/12) night. The alternative rock band, the Violent Femmes, will take the stage for the second of the three Kinsey Benefits concerts, but before the musicians can do their thing, some local athletes are hard at work getting the place ready.
Updated: 07/11/2006 - Both Republicans and Democrats will try to use President Bush's visit to Wisconsin Tuesday (July 11, 2006) to their advantage.
Updated: 07/11/2006 - Marathon County officials are clarifying the zoning rules Tuesday (July 11, 2006) after the Knowlton Town Board again decided to delay a vote on the Lake Du Bay condominium controversy.
Updated: 07/11/2006 - The Door County sheriff says the two vacationers killed in an explosion are a man and woman from Michigan.
Updated: 07/11/2006 - An accident in Vilas County has left one dead and one other person injured.
Updated: 07/11/2006 - In the past ten years the number of people dying from unintentional falls has increased in Wisconsin. For people 65 and older, 67 percent of unintentional injury deaths are fall-related. Marathon County's Aging and Disability Resource Center is hosting the "Stepping On" Program to promote fall prevention and is looking for participants.
Updated: 07/11/2006 - Tuesday (7/11) is the deadline for filing nomination papers at 5 p.m. for all state elected positions.
Updated: 07/11/2006 - Toyota is recalling around 160,000 Tundra pickup trucks to make sure they comply with a federal safety regulation.
Updated: 07/11/2006 - Four big names from the Green Bay Packers will be coming to the area this week, after a few stops in other parts of our state.
Posted: 07/10/2006 - A Nekoosa man charged with sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl is waiving his right to a preliminary hearing.
Posted: 07/10/2006 - The lack of rain is also starting to concern Wisconsin potato farmers. Ground water levels are lower than they would like and that can affect their ability to irrigate crops.
Posted: 07/10/2006 - Your electric and natural gas bill will soon look a little different. Wisconsin Public Service's parent company, WPS Resources Corporation, is merging with Peoples Energy.
Posted: 07/10/2006 - Dry conditions are causing concern about grassfires, and local fire departments are preparing just in case.
Posted: 07/10/2006 - So far, no charges are filed against the driver involved in a fatal boating accident in Wisconsin Rapids last Tuesday. The Wood County district attorney says he's waiting to hear from the DNR before he can a move.
Posted: 07/10/2006 - Two people are dead and two others injured in an accident that involved a Stevens Point man in Dane County.
Posted: 07/10/2006 - An alert law enforcement officer in Sparta, Wisconsin spotted a stolen car with two escaped prisoners considered armed and dangerous. Monroe County officers have captured the men.
Updated: 07/09/2006 - Close to 200 artists are leaving their mark on Wausau.
Updated: 07/10/2006 - Thousands of pounds of fabric, wicker baskets and propane tanks are packed away. After decorating the skies this weekend, Wausau's hot-air balloon rally is over. Julie Huck caught up with a balloonist from New Mexico to tell us what it takes to soar over the skies.