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The Latest: Fire at Florida mosque investigated as arson

Mon, 09/12/2016 - 6:36am
FORT PIERCE, Fla. (AP) -- The Latest on the fire at the Florida mosque that was attended by the Orlando nightclub shooting gunman. (all times local): 7:25 a.m. Authorities in Florida say a fire at the mosque that was attended by the gunman in the Orlando nightclub shooting is being investigated a as a possible arson.

Saudi air defense shoots down missile fired from Yemen

Mon, 09/12/2016 - 3:55am
The Saudi-led military coalition in Yemen says Saudi air defense forces have shot down a ballistic missile fired at the kingdom from Yemen. 

New Miss America has advice for Trump, Clinton: 'compromise'

Mon, 09/12/2016 - 3:48am
Savvy Shields had only been Miss America for less than an hour, but she already had a clear vision of what she hopes America will look like at the end of her term next year. "I hope that at the end of my year, we're starting to reward politicians for compromise," she said. 

NFL protests grow Sunday as players follow Kaepernick's lead

Mon, 09/12/2016 - 3:43am
Multiple NFL players showed their support for San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick on Sunday, as members of teams from across the country locked arms, raised their fists or knelt during or just after the national anthem during the first big day of the league's 2016 season. 

Tomahawk Fire Dept. honors those lost on 9/11

Sun, 09/11/2016 - 6:44pm
The Tomahawk Fire Department hosted its annual 9/11 memorial service at Veterans Memorial Park in Tomahawk on Sunday.

Village of Maine Fire Department honors 9/11 victims

Sun, 09/11/2016 - 6:34pm
Fire departments all over the country paid tribute on Sunday to the first responders who never made it home after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. 

Packers fans weigh-in on season opener

Sun, 09/11/2016 - 6:33pm
Before the Green Bay Packers pulled away with a close 27-23 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday, fans headed to Buffalo Wild Wings in Wausau weighed-in on the game, and the season. 

Summit on resuming state control of wolves set in Wisconsin

Sun, 09/11/2016 - 4:50pm
A summit is set this week in northwestern Wisconsin on whether the state should resume control of the growing wolf population. 

Rodgers, Packers hang on to top Jaguars; improve to 1-0

Sun, 09/11/2016 - 3:17pm
Aaron Rodgers threw for two touchdowns and ran for another, the Green Bay defense made key stops late, and the Packers held on for a 27-23 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday.

Packers lead Jaguars 21-17 at halftime

Sun, 09/11/2016 - 1:39pm
Behind three total touchdowns from Aaron Rodgers (two throwing, one rushing), the Packers have a 21-17 halftime lead on the Jacksonville Jaguars in Sunday's season opener.

Private plane veers off runway in southeast Wisconsin

Sun, 09/11/2016 - 12:13pm
A pilot is OK after his single-engine airplane veered off the runway of an airport in southeastern Wisconsin.

Free trade takes front stage in Feingold, Johnson race

Sun, 09/11/2016 - 12:09pm
Free trade is one of the central issues in Wisconsin's Senate race between Republican Sen. Ron Johnson and Democrat Russ Feingold.

Obama says nation will never forget 9/11 victims

Sun, 09/11/2016 - 10:29am
President Barack Obama says the nation will never forget the lives of those killed in the Sept. 11 attacks. 

2 women killed in SUV crash in Milwaukee

Sun, 09/11/2016 - 10:27am
Two women are dead after a sport utility vehicle crashed into a utility pole in Milwaukee.

Johnson wants answers from VA after Army veteran's suicide

Sun, 09/11/2016 - 10:24am
U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson wants answers from the Veterans Administration after a Wisconsin veteran killed himself. 

Man dies in ATV crash in east-central Wisconsin

Sat, 09/10/2016 - 7:58pm
Authorities say a Waterford man was killed in an all-terrain vehicle crash in east-central Wisconsin.

Johnson wants answers from VA after Army veteran's suicide

Sat, 09/10/2016 - 6:56pm
U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson wants answers from the Veterans Administration after a Wisconsin veteran killed himself.

Local firefighters honor fallen 9/11 in annual run

Sat, 09/10/2016 - 6:28pm
The Kronenwetter Fire Department played host to the annual Run for the Fallen at Towering Pines Park on Saturday.  

Gus Macker Basketball Tournament kicks off in Stevens Point

Sat, 09/10/2016 - 6:05pm
The inaugural Stevens Point Gus Macker Basketball Tournament kicked off on Saturday at Piffner Park. 

1 person killed in Wood Co. car crash

Sat, 09/10/2016 - 4:55pm
One person is dead after a one-car crash in the Township of Port Edwards on Saturday, according to the Wood County Sheriff's Department.