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Wausau cheese curd stand brings tradition to Wisconsin Valley Fair Video included

There are dozens of food vendors at the Wisconsin Valley Fair that come back year after year, but one has been coming back for more than 40 years.  .

Wisconsin Valley Fair begins in Marathon Park Video included

The Wisconsin Valley Fair kicked off at Marathon Park Tuesday. 

Police use trail cam to catch criminal Video included

Stevens Point police are crediting a popular hunting tool for solving a string of burglaries. Tracy Osowski, 33, of Plover has been convicted of burglary and theft. Police say she was caught stealing on a trail camera.

Two hurt in car-semi crash near Irma Video included

IRMA (WAOW) – Two people in a car were hurt in a crash with a semi-truck on U.S. Highway 51 at an intersection near Irma, the Lincoln County Sheriff's Department said.

Crash into pole knocks out power in Spencer Video included

SPENCER (WAOW) – A pickup truck slammed into a power pole on state Highway 13 in Spencer on Tuesday, knocking out electricity for a time and forcing traffic to be detoured, authorities said.

Man stabbed near Loyal; Suspect walks away Video included

LOYAL (WAOW) – Alcohol and an argument led to a stabbing in rural Loyal that sent one man to the hospital and to a search for the stabber who walked away from the scene, the Clark County Sheriff's Department said.

New bike markings showing up on Wausau streets Video included

Drivers in Wausau are noticing new markings on the roads.City officials say they're helping make the city friendlier to cyclists.

UPDATE: Woman killed by train identified Video included

WISCONSIN RAPIDS (WAOW) - Wisconsin Rapids police have identified the woman who died after walking into the path of a train.


Wisconsin Rapids police give tips on hiring a contractor Video included

With recent storm damages in Wisconsin Rapids, the police department is reminding homeowners to be safe when hiring a contractor.

Wausau pool party goes to the dogs Video included

A pool party in Wausau has gone to the dogs.

Wisconsin Rapids Police search for man in video Video included

The Wisconsin Rapids Police Department is on the hunt for a man caught on camera.

Area airports benefit from EAA Video included

WAUSAU (WAOW)--Some area airports have seen an increase in air traffic because of the Experimental Aircraft Association convention in Oshkosh.A spokesperson at the Wausau Municipal Airport says they were busy hosting the final leg of the Airventure Cup race which brought about 80 planes to the airport.The Assistant Manager for the Stevens Point Airport has seen an increase in pilots landing to fuel their planes and heading on to Oshkosh. The community of Stevens Point also has a Gateway to Os...

Wisconsin Rapids car dealers suffer hundreds of thousands of dollars in hail damage Video included

The golf ball-sized hail that pounded Wisconsin Rapids in a weekend storm wrecked dozens of cars parked at dealerships.

84-year-old man hurt while cutting down trees Video included

GREENWOOD (WAOW) – An 84-year-old rural Greenwood man escaped serious injuries Monday when a tree he was cutting for firewood fell on him, the Clark County Sheriff's Department said.

Wisconsin Rapids hit by hail Video included

An early morning storm left Wisconsin Rapids covered in hail.

"Guys Who Grill" barbecues for a cause Video included

The grills were hot and the food was tasty during Sunday afternoon's 5th annual "Guys Who Grill" event.

Barnyard animals compete in costume contest Video included

The Taylor County Fair wrapped up with some fashionable fun.

Taylor County Fair sees attendance boost

Taylor County Fair leaders say interest in the event increased this year.

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