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Trump, McConnell make a show of unity, despite tensions

29 min 34 sec ago
Donald Trump and Mitch McConnell have reaffirmed their alliance in a Rose Garden news conference that also underscored their sharp differences.

Bergdahl guilty pleas leave room for drama at sentencing

39 min 34 sec ago
The guilty plea of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl to charges of endangering his comrades in Afghanistan has set up a dramatic sentencing hearing this month that could land him in prison for life.

Book's challenge: Can you do squats like Justice Ginsburg?

42 min 34 sec ago
Personal trainer Bryant Johnson has been working out 84-year-old Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg for years.

STD's rising in parts of central Wisconsin

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 10:27pm
Sexually transmitted diseases are on the rise in Wisconsin, including several counties in central Wisconsin.

BREAKING: UWPD sends alert to students after robbery near Union South

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 8:54pm
Police at UW-Madison sent out an alert to students Monday night, warning them that a man with a gun was seen near Union South.

Doctor explains collarbone breaks in wake of Rodgers injury

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 8:29pm
Aaron Rodgers has lived through a broken collarbone, but with the new injury impacting his throwing arm - doctors say the recovery time will surely be much longer. 

Wausau man allegedly sexually assaulted unconscious woman

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 7:17pm
A Wausau man charged with allegedly sexually assaulting an unconscious woman in September, pleaded not guilty Monday at the Marathon County Courthouse.

#MeToo movement gives hope to Central Wisconsin advocates

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 5:25pm
Victims of sexual assault or sexual harassment typically keep silent but many are speaking out after a viral tweet. 

Spencer woman gets nine months in jail for spiking boss' coffee

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 4:09pm
WAUSAU (WAOW) - A 56-year-old Spencer woman was placed on three years probation Monday, which includes nine months in jail, for trying to spike her boss' coffee with a variety of things in hopes he would forget that she owned him $2,000, according to online Marathon County court records. 

McCarthy: Rodgers will have surgery, season could be over

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 3:58pm
Packers Quarterback Aaron Rodgers will have surgery and could miss the rest of the season after breaking his collar bone in Sunday's game against the Vikings, according to head coach Mike McCarthy.

Stevens Point man charged after allegedly kicking an officer

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 3:33pm
A Stevens Point man faces felony charges after allegedly kicking an officer Oct. 9

Stanley woman, 31, killed in crash involving farm tractor

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 3:08pm
WITHEE (WAOW) - A 31-year-old Stanley woman died when the sports utility vehicle he was riding in slammed into a tractor pulling a manure spreader and rolled several times, the Clark County Sheriff's Department said Monday. 

McCarthy to address media Monday afternoon

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 3:01pm
We could learn more about the status of Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers Monday when head coach Mike McCarthy addresses the media. 

Packers promote QB Callahan; Rodgers still on active roster

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 2:30pm
The Packers have promoted former practice squad QB Joe Callahan to their active roster and placed cornerback Quinten Rollins on injured reserve. Aaron Rodgers

Change.org petition calls for Kaepernick to be signed by Packers

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 2:19pm
With the news that Aaron Rodgers may be out for the season, names are being tossed around about who should step in.

Student leaders want say in University of Wisconsin merger

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 1:41pm
Student leaders at the University of Wisconsin's 26 campuses are pressing regents to include their input on plans to merge two-year schools with four-year campuses.

Black bear spotted in Wausau tree near elementary school

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 12:06pm
A black bear was spotted in a tree in Wausau Monday near Grant Elementary School.

Second Iola teen convicted for Stevens Point armed robbery

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 12:05pm
STEVENS POINT (WAOW) - An Iola teenager pleaded no contest to three charges Monday in an armed robbery that involved a gunshot at a Stevens Point apartment, according to online Portage County court records. 

Northern Wisconsin school canceling classes Monday after evacuation

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 11:25am
Students at Coleman schools were moved to other locations Monday morning.

Hogwarts Express rescues stranded family in Scotland

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 10:59am
As if by magic, the Hogwarts Express has come to the rescue of a stranded family in Scotland.