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For one Packers fan, Thursday's game is a dream come true.

Vilas Co. officials warn of phone scam

The Vilas County Sheriff's Department is warning residents of an IRS phone scam.Officials say people have reported getting phone calls from someone claiming they work for the IRS.

Schofield residents being asked to limit water use Video included

SCHOFIELD (WAOW)-- A major sewer line in Schofield appears to be broken.

Marshfield Clinic doctors take on the ALS ice bucket challenge Video included

MARSHFIELD (WAOW)-- The ALS ice bucket challenge is continuing to raise money and awareness for the deadly disease.Thursday night some Marshfield Clinic doctors got in on the fun after they were challenged by a family impacted by the disease.The Braun's lost a member of their family this year from ALS also known as Lou Gehrig's disease.Lynn Braun's father-in-law, John died in January from the disease."He was one of those people that always helped always gave his time and i think this is just ...

School schedules shifting in Wausau Video included

Changes are coming to Wausau's elementary schools that will streamline the school day.

New students move in to UW-Stevens Point Video included

It's back to school time for college students. New students moved in to their dorms at UW-Stevens Point Thursday.  

No arrests in attempted corn field abduction Video included

SHAWANO (WAOW) – A male suspect in what authorities called an attempted abduction near Wittenberg remained at large Thursday, the Shawano County Sheriff's Department said.

UPDATE: Propane truck slides off road Video included

MCMILLAN (WAOW) - A truck hauling liquid propane slid into a ditch Thursday in western Marathon County, the sheriff's department said. No one was hurt.


Shrek: The Musical coming to Wausau Video included

The world fell in love with a green ogre when Shrek hit the big screen in 2001. Now, he's coming to the small stage alongside the rest of the gang.

President Obama to visit Wisconsin Video included

The President of the United States is coming to Wisconsin.

Central Wisconsin State Fair underway Video included

Some fair fun is underway in our area.The Central Wisconsin State Fair kicked off Wednesday in Marshfield.

Vietnam veterans relive past at Wausau exhibit Video included

Vietnam veterans gathered in Wausau on Wednesday to view war graffiti that came from the very ship they rode on to Vietnam.

Teachers in Wausau get lesson on drug dangers in the classroom Video included

With new drugs hitting schools in central Wisconsin, teachers get a lesson in what to watch out for.  

Marathon County unveils do-it-yourself bike repair stations Video included

Bike riders in the Wausau area have something new - repair stations along the trails.

Study to analyze Brokaw's debt crisis Video included

The Village of Brokaw is one important step closer to solving its debt crisis.

Inaugural Dick Dudley golf tourney benefits American Legion Video included

The spirit of Dick Dudley is being carried on through a golf tournament benefiting veterans.

Driver injured in crash near Three Lakes Video included

THREE LAKES (WAOW) – A 29-year-old Three Lakes man was seriously hurt Wednesday when the vehicle he was driving rolled over near Three Lakes, Police Chief Scott Lea said.

Dogs on goose patrol Video included

Gaggles of geese are still making a mess in one area park. Stevens Point city leaders have come up with a unique way to scare them off the shore. Now, people are wondering who let the dogs out?

Marshfield woman accused of Social Security theft

MADISON (WAOW) – A 50-year-old Marshfield woman has been accused of stealing nearly $30,000 from the Social Security Administration.

New photos released of wanted felon Video included

Investigators have released new photos of a convicted felon on the run, according to Vilas County officials.

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