- The Wausau City Council voted down a plan to build a convenience store on the city's west side Tuesday night. The proposal, which would have lead to a new Kwik Trip at Bridge St. and Stevens Dr. failed 7-4
- Ruan Transportation Corp. says it will be closing it's terminal in Wisconsin Rapids and cutting 37 jobs. The company says it doesn't want to invest the money to improve the location.
- To help people get a jump on their taxes before the Jan. 31 filing season opens, the Internal Revenue Service Friday announced the immediate availability of Free File brand-name software for most taxpayers.
Blast of winter weather can't faze US employers WASHINGTON (AP) -- Brutal winter weather snarled traffic, canceled flights and cut power to homes and factories in February. Yet it didn't faze U.S. employers, who added 175,000 jobs, far more than the two previous months....
Russia warns heavier sanctions could backfire WASHINGTON (AP) -- Underlying the talk about taking harsh punitive measures against Russia for its military incursion into Ukraine are economic complications and worries that sanctions levied against Moscow could, in the words of the Kremlin, "boomerang" back on the U.S. and Europe....
Be the Anti-Bully I read some posts recently by victims of bullying. I cried as their stories rang notes of familiarity and I cried when I thought about times when I could have been more kind to people.
Think Twice Before You Use Earbuds Before you plug in those earbuds, think twice about it. You could be affecting your hearing for years to come. It all comes down to how loud you’re playing those tunes. And the younger you are, the worse it can be.
St. Patrick's Day Fun Here are a few fun and festive meals, snacks, desserts, activities and crafts to celebrate St. Patrick's Day.