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Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel has asked everyone who works at the state Department of Justice to sign a nondisclosure agreement covering their time in office and even after they have left.
An upsetting report from the Washington Post indicates that, for animals left behind or abandoned as people flee the Carolinas' coasts, the days before the storm could mean life or death.
President Donald Trump is rejecting the official death toll from Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, arguing without evidence that "3,000 people did not die" and calling it a move by Democrats to make him look bad.
The Stevens Point Police Department is investigating a stabbing.
DALLAS (AP) -- A funeral is scheduled Thursday for a black man killed in his home by a Dallas police officer who says she mistook his residence for her own.
Summer-like conditions will continue for a few more days
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) -- The Latest on a shooting rampage in Bakersfield, California (all times local): 9:40 p.m. Authorities say a gunman killed five people, including his wife, before turning the gun on himself as a Kern County sheriff's deputy closed in Wednesday.
Spencer Police Chief Shawn Bauer said Wednesday there's been a sharp increase in drug activity in their area.
STEVENS POINT (WAOW) - Stevens Point wants geese gone, and the city is looking into killing them because nothing else has worked.
It's been a bump ride for Wausau's 'River Life' project. After Tuesday night's meeting the city is cutting all ties with Barker Financial the previous investors and no more work will be done on the river front until next year.
TOWN OF SHARON (WAOW) - Burglars broke into a home on County Highway J in Portage County last month and ripped off $18,000 worth of hunting, fishing and outdoor gear, Sheriff Mike Lukas said.
WASHINGTON, DC (WAOW) - U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy, R-Wis., said Wednesday he introduced legislation to remove gray wolves from the federal endangered species list and give management of them to the states.
WAUSAU (WAOW) - A 20-year-old Wausau man told police he intended to turn himself in after arranging to meet a 16-year-old boy after they exchanged sexually explicit messages and then being confronted by two men, according to a criminal complaint.
The Stevens Point School Board is asking voters for nearly $80 million in two referendums on the November ballot.
Today's teens are always on their smartphones, many check social media "constantly" and prefer texting over face-to-face communication.
NEW YORK (AP) -- Bob Woodward's "Fear" is spreading quickly. Woodward's account of a dysfunctional Trump White House has already sold more than 750,000 copies, Simon & Schuster announced Wednesday, the day after the book arrived in stores.
Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy says the team is still awaiting information on the extent of quarterback Aaron Rodgers' knee injury.
What is believed to be one of the last pieces by the late Robert Indiana, the artist made famous by his iconic "LOVE" works, is in place outside the Johnsonville sausage company in Sheboygan County.
An 81-year-old Racine man was charged Tuesday with first-degree child sexual assault.
Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has a new limited edition football jersey, which went up for presale order and sold out the same day.