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"Minute to Win It" at the Wisconsin Valley Fair Video included

Local celebrities had a "Minute to Win It" at the Wisconsin Valley Fair Friday at the agriculture tent.

Dozens dive into pie for Wisconsin Valley Fair contest Video included

It's messy, delicious and a fair favorite.Dozens of eager eaters took on a pie eating contest at the Wisconsin Valley Fair Friday.

Woodchucks finding success on and off field in new ballpark Video included

This summer, the Wisconsin Woodchucks hope to win on and off the field.

Driver misses stop sign; two semi-trucks crash Video included

JUNCTION CITY (WAOW) – The driver of a semi-truck drove through a stop sign and crashed into the trailer of another semi-truck, the Portage County Sheriff's Department said Friday.

Rain puts damper on fair-goers at Wisconsin Valley Fair in Wausau Video included

All of the rain this week is putting a bit of a damper on the fun at the Wisconsin Valley Fair in Wausau. 

Amidst reports, local golf course owner says the future is green Video included

New numbers show the sport of golf is suffering. A drop in tee times has golfers across the country concerned. But, amidst those reports, one local course says the future of golf is green.

Man pleads not guilty in Wausau child sex case Video included

WAUSAU (WAOW) -- A 38-year-old man arrested in Washington state in the sexual assault of a 12-year-old girl at her home in rural Wausau after meeting her online pleaded not guilty Friday to two felonies, according to online court records.

House fire in Stevens Point leaves more than $100K in damage Video included

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One person was able to get out of a house on the 400 block of Riverview Avenue in Stevens Point, after a fire caused more than $100,000 in damage, Stevens Point Fire Department officials said.

United Way event in Wausau aims to end homelessness in Marathon County

The United Way of Marathon County held a special breakfast Thursday trying to connect homeless people with the resources they need to turn their life around. 

Three fairs, three counties, one goal Video included

It's a weekend full of fairs in central Wisconsin.

Man wanted in FL arrested in Waupaca Co. Video included

A man wanted for attempting to solicit the sexual battery of a child in Florida was arrested in Wisconsin.

New drinking law brings changes to Wisconsin Valley Fair Video included

A new drinking law in Wausau is bringing some changes to the Wisconsin Valley Fair. This is the 146th year of the fair. For the very first time, there are drinking restrictions on those handing out the beer.

Ex-village leader pleads not guilty to 2 felonies Video included

NEILLSVILLE (WAOW) - One of two former leaders of the Village of Curtiss accused of altering minutes of a town board meeting in 2011 to give themselves thousands of dollars in raises has pleaded not guilty.

Two Dunkin Donuts in Marathon County close to opening Video included

Two Dunkin Donuts in Marathon County are getting close to opening.  

Arguing about woman led to stabbing of farm worker Video included

LOYAL (WAOW) – The argument that led to the stabbing of a rural Loyal farm worker involved his relationship with the sister of the man accused of stabbing him, an investigator said Thursday.

UPDATE: Man killed by own boat in Vilas County

A man was injured by his own boat in the township of Conover, according to the Vilas County Sheriff's Department.

Wisconsin Supreme Court upholds several controversial laws

The Wisconsin Supreme Court has upheld several laws Thursday morning.

Wisconsin Lions Camp Fun Run, Walk & Ride Video included

ROSHOLT (WAOW) -- Registration is underway for the Wisconsin Lions Camp Fun Run, Walk Ride.

Marathon Electric evacuated Video included

Workers inside Marathon Electric were evacuated early Thursday morning when officials say varnish materials inside a barrel began to smoke.

Rising country star Thomas Rhett lights up Wisconsin Valley Fair Video included

This week Wausau is a hot spot for music and performers are lighting up the stage at the Wisconsin Valley Fair.

  • “TEEN CHOICE 2014” Live! Sunday, August 10 on FOX55!

    TYLER POSEY TO HOST “TEEN CHOICE 2014!" SUNDAY, AUGUST 10, LIVE ON FOX55!

    Summer’s Hottest Bands – MAGIC! and Rixton – Also Set To Perform! Actor and TEEN CHOICE Award winner Tyler Posey (“Teen Wolf”) is set to host TEEN CHOICE 2014, airing live Sunday, Aug. 10, 7-9pm live/PT tape-delayed) on FOX55. In addition, music groups MAGIC! and Rixton will turn up the heat on the TEEN CHOICE stage during their live performances.

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    TYLER POSEY TO HOST “TEEN CHOICE 2014!" SUNDAY, AUGUST 10, LIVE ON FOX55!

    Summer’s Hottest Bands – MAGIC! and Rixton – Also Set To Perform! Actor and TEEN CHOICE Award winner Tyler Posey (“Teen Wolf”) is set to host TEEN CHOICE 2014, airing live Sunday, Aug. 10, 7-9pm live/PT tape-delayed) on FOX55. In addition, music groups MAGIC! and Rixton will turn up the heat on the TEEN CHOICE stage during their live performances.

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  • "STAND UP TO CANCER" Airs Friday, September 5th on FOX55!

    "STAND UP TO CANCER" Airs Friday, September 5th!

    JULY 11, 2012 (Los Angeles / New York) – Building on two historic fundraising telecasts in 2008 and 2010, groundbreaking grassroots movement Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment IndustryMore >>
    "STAND UP TO CANCER" Returns to Primetime for its 3rd Star-Studded Broadcast Friday, Sept. 7! Oscar-Winning Actress GWYNETH PALTROW to executive producer with Emmy Award Winner JOEL GALLEN. LIVE! One-hour Fundraising Event to air commercial-free simultaneously on ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC and CABLE. Watch 7pm on WFXS, FOX55!

     

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