People are braving the outdoors, despite the low temperatures.
Wausau City Council voted to accept multiple property donations Tuesday night.
Wausau City Council Finance Committee members say they aren't ready to commit tens of thousands of dollars to the Humane Society to pay for stray cats.
Wausau City Council discussed the construction of a parking ramp in downtown Wausau.
A D.C. Everest graduate is making a big splash on the stage.
Wausau Water Works is highlighting awareness about frozen pipes.
WESTON (WAOW) – A vintage 1960 Ford Thunderbird stolen from a home in Weston last fall is now the subject of an arson investigation, Capt. Clay Schulz of the Everest Metro Police Department said Tuesday.
WAUSAU (WAOW) – A pedestrian crossing a downtown street was hurt Tuesday when he was hit by a car as a stoplight changed to green for the traffic, the Wausau Fire Department said.
WAUSAU (WAOW) – With winter's grip firmly on central Wisconsin, Sylvan Tubing Hill in Wausau will open Friday at 6 p.m.
MERRILL (WAOW) – Some antique automobiles escaped major damage in a garage fire that started near a wood burning stove, the Merrill Fire Department said Tuesday.
A mass of cold air is sweeping across central Wisconsin and bringing frigid temperatures, dropping into the negatives.
Antigo is trying to break the ice on sidewalks.
The bitter temperatures are still hanging around.
The national unemployment rate is the lowest it has been since November 2008, according to the U.S. Department of Labor.
The Kwik Trip property on Grand Avenue may be donated to the city of Wausau.
EAGLE RIVER (WAOW) – Some 400 miles of state-funded snowmobile trails in Vilas County officially open at 6 p.m. Friday, the county's park and recreation administrator said Monday.
Sandra La Du-Ives was introduced by Sheriff Scott Parks during a news conference Monday morning.
"It's been freezing!" said Lorelle Radder of Brokaw. People felt the dropping temperatures the minute they walked out the door.
Wausau police say two men arrested in a burglary investigation are suspects in the stolen gun case.
State Sen. Kathleen Vinehout's husband says she has been released from the hospital following a Sunday car accident that resulted in multiple fractures in her right arm.
The next generation of snowmobilers is ready to hit the trails. But first, they had to pass a test.
Red and green filled Main Street in Amherst this weekend, as the town's Village Christmas came to life.
Instead of breakfast with Santa, families in Stevens Point Sunday were able to ice skate with him.
Vilas County Sheriff's Department officials say a driver hit a squad car Saturday afternoon because of a medical condition. Authorities say someone reported the person was driving all over the road in Eagle River around 6:30 p.m. They say an Eagle River Police Department officer saw the car in the wrong lane, forcing other drivers off the road. Officials say the officer was not able to get the driver to stop. They say the officer then pulled in front of the car to get it to slow down, when t...
Frigid temperatures didn't stop one central Wisconsin town from holding its holiday parade.
Wausau Police Department officials say multiple guns were found Saturday under a Wausau bridge. Lt. Todd Baeten says authorities believe the guns may have been taken from a burglary in the area. Baeten says investigators are still working the case and he expects more information will be available Sunday.
Thanksgiving may be over, but there's still turkey. For some veterans, this turkey is free.
Hundreds of Special Olympics athletes from across Wisconsin put their bowling skills to the test.
One southbound lane of I-39 near Plover is closed because of a vehicle fire, according to Wisconsin State Patrol. Officials say it happened just before 2 p.m. Saturday. They say the right lane is closed at County D. Authorities estimate the lane will be closed for about an hour.
The former Athens girls basketball coach convicted on a sex charge will spend 10 years behind bars.
The arctic blast sweeping down through the Midwest may be keeping people indoors for quite awhile.
A Wausau man is bringing iconic battle scenes back to life using G.I. Joes. Four scenes were constructed--three from World War II and one from the Afghanistan War.
A canceled holiday parade in downtown Wausau didn't stop people from coming to the 400 block for some holiday fun.
Giant gingerbread house on display at Stevens Point hotel lobby.
Wausau police have arrested two suspects in a string of home burglaries.
WISCONSIN RAPIDS (WAOW) – The Wisconsin Rapids Police Department says a 13-year-old girl was hit by a mini-van Friday as she crossed a street in a residential neighborhood.
Wausau Events leaders have announced parade floats and vehicles will be allowed to park downtown tonight.
Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy has announced that Aaron Rodgers will not play in Sunday's game against the Atlanta Falcons.
The city of Merrill has canceled its holiday parade.
A unique holiday event in Portage County gave people the chance to walk through an enchanted forest.
A health care reform conference about changes coming to our health care system produced some sobering news about insurance premiums.
According to the Lac du Flambeau Tribal Police Department, a car rolled over in the township of Lac du Flambeau Saturday killing the driver.
Connie Wang has been volunteering with a north central fire department for more than three decades. For her dedication, she was honored at 80-years-old, with what she calls the "trip of a lifetime."
A man Wausau Police identify as a person of interest in a woman's disappearance was sentenced Monday in an unrelated court case.
WESTON (WAOW) - Everest Metro Police say two masked burglars smashed a front door and then stole cigarettes and alcohol from a Weston gas station as a clerk escaped to a back office.
One of the newest rising stars in country music will perform in Wausau this summer.
In front of a large crowd in Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin, Governor Scott Walker signed the two-year $70 billion budget.
Warm weather and the upcoming Fourth of July holiday means plenty of people will be spending time outside. Officials across the state want to make sure they stay safe.
Anglers gathered on Lake Du Bay Saturday to take part in the first Grand Slam Fishing Tournament.
For the last four years, Zoey Vecellio has been working with people who live at Primrose Retirement Community in Wausau.
Bicyclists battled Saturday morning's rain to check out some new rides and help people learn about the sport.
Lac du Flambeau Tribal Police officials say a car rolled over and sent six people to the hospital Friday.
From the players to the fans, the Gus Macker Tournament has been a summertime tradition in Wausau for more than two decades.
People in Stevens Point gathered Saturday morning to celebrate McDill Pond.