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Marathon Co. sheriff announces election plans

The Marathon County Sheriff is kicking off his election campaign Wednesday.

Wisconsin governor's race: Candidates 180 degrees apart Video included

The race for governor appears to be officially underway, although both candidates have been in campaign mode for months.

Tax deadline brings relief to many Video included

April 15 is one of the more unpopular days of the year, and one of the more stressful ones for accountants.

UPDATE: Jury wraps up deliberations for night in Mark Bucki trial Video included

A jury has wrapped up deliberations for the night in the trial of a Lincoln County man accused of killing his wife and hiding her body in the woods.

Stevens Point man sentenced to federal prison Video included

MADISON (WAOW) – A 35-year-old Stevens Point man was sentenced Tuesday to 6 ½ years in federal prison for receiving child pornography, a federal prosecutor said.

Son-in-law going to prison for Social Security theft Video included

STEVENS POINT (WAOW) - A Portage County man convicted of stealing his mother-in-law's Social Security checks for more than 30 years and threatening an investigator will spend the next 16 months in prison, his attorney said Tuesday.

Bucki trial day 6: Bucki expected to testify in murder trial Video included

The Lincoln County man accused of killing his wife and hiding her body in woods is expected to take the stand in his own defense.

Veterans return from Never Forgotten Honor Flight Video included

Dozens of veterans are back home after a whirlwind trip on the Never Forgotten Honor Flight.

DNR holds annual spring hearing Video included

People across the state gathered Monday evening to learn about new hunting rules and changes to outdoor policies.

Dozens of people attend Grand Avenue construction project meeting Video included

One of Wausau's busiest streets will get a makeover,

Music policy set in Wausau School District Video included

The Wausau School Board has okayed a proposal designed to avoid any further controversy over Christmas music.

Wausau mall parent company to sell off properties Video included

The company that owns the Wausau mall is selling some of its property.

Garbage truck driver hurt in Oneida Co. rollover Video included

RHINELANDER (WAOW) – The driver of a garbage truck was seriously injured Monday when the vehicle rolled over on County Highway G, the Oneida County Sheriff's Department said. 

Schools react to Stevens Point power outage Video included

The spring snow caused some trouble in Stevens Point Monday morning.

Doctors to examine man accused of arson Video included

STEVENS POINT (WAOW) - A judge on Monday ordered that a 39-year-old man Stevens Point man accused of setting his apartment on fire be examined by doctors to determine whether he was competent to stand trial.

Prostitute started probe of Kronenwetter officer Video included

WAUSAU (WAOW) – Wausau police arrested a veteran Kronenwetter policeman after a prostitute told investigators about “several sexual encounters for money” with him, Capt. Greg Hagenbucher said Monday.

UPDATE: Crews work to restore power in Stevens Point

Wisconsin Public Service crews continue to work to get power back in the Stevens Point area. Right now, 34 customers are without power.

Contestants dance-off for humane society fundraiser Video included

Contestants dueled on the dance floor at the second annual Dancing for the Paws in Rothschild. Newsline 9's own Nate Barrett and Alyssa Meyer showed off their best moves. Barrett tied for second place in the competition.

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