MADISON (WAOW) – Two northern Wisconsin men face federal charges of distributing the drug oxycodone, U.S. Attorney John Vaudreuil said Thursday.
A central Wisconsin highway department is trying something new this winter to make roads safer. It involves a produce product. Beet juice. Yes, like the vegetable. That's what highway crews in Lincoln County are using this winter. The juice is mixed magnesium chloride and traditional salt. The department's superintendent says it is more effective. "It seems to activate significantly faster on the roadways and it seems to hold the road open longer of a long drawn out storm event," said Lincol...
TOMAHAWK (WAOW) – Tomahawk police are searching for a 62-year-old man who was last scene leaving a local tavern Nov. 19 and who recently sold most of his belongings, including a vehicle.
The Wausau business community is saying goodbye to one leader and welcoming a new one.
CRANDON (WAOW) – The Forest County Sheriff's Department says a tip that a 32-year-old man was bringing a “shipment of prescription narcotics” to Crandon led to the arrest of two people.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- The president of the company looking to open an iron ore mine in northern Wisconsin says he doesn't know whether an ongoing investigation into whether a mine he previously managed contaminated a Spanish aquifer with arsenic will affect the project here.
Light snowfall in north central Wisconsin Wednesday evening caused some problems on the roads.
ANTIGO (WAOW) - All state charges against an Antigo man described by Langlade County authorities as the leader of a drug ring that included some central Wisconsin educators were dismissed Tuesday.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Wisconsin wildlife officials say hunters killed 110,797 deer during the opening weekend of the state's nine-day gun season, down about 18 percent from last year's opening two days.
EAGLE RIVER (WAOW) - The Vilas County Sheriff's Department says an elderly couple was found dead after a grandson alerted police that his grandfather needed help "because he would be deceased."
Hunters are continuing to bag their bucks. When they're done, some of them need to refuel.
The gun deer hunt opens this weekend. While the hunters are away, many others will play.
Thanksgiving is next week. That means a lot of people have eating on their minds.
Newsline 9's Daniel Woodruff received hundreds of suggestions from viewers about their favorite places to eat.
Trail cameras are catching much more than deer walking around the woods of Wisconsin.
The city of Merrill has canceled its holiday parade.
IRMA (WAOW) – A fire early Tuesday morning destroyed a cottage in Irma as slippery road conditions from an overnight snowfall hindered firefighters' response, the Merrill Fire Department said.
Gov. Scott Walker's new book comes out Tuesday.
To illustrate his points in his new book, Walker often cites stories of his interactions across the state, including north central Wisconsin.