Wausau NewsMadison murder suspect to go to trial for death at Culver's
Nicholas Ivy waived his right to a preliminary hearing Wednesday afternoon, pleading not guilty in the death of Christ Kneubuehl. Investigators say Ivy and another man, Xavier Fleming, broke in to the business on Todd Drive overnight in June while Kneubuehl's team was working on a remodeling project.Toward One Wausau Update
Eric Giordano, Director of the Wisconsin Institute for Public Policy and Service, says the prior deliberations have been what he referred to as a "mixed bag". "Some have been really excellent and others have been a little disappointing, maybe the turnout hasn't been as good," said Giordano.Merrill Area Public Schools welcomes two new elementary principals
Merrill Area Public Schools is pleased to announce the hiring of two new elementary principals for the 2017-18 school year. Heather Skutak has been hired as the new elementary principal for Jefferson Elementary School.Ana Blair Boutique finds new home on city's east side
As of this past April, local shoppers now have a local option for the latest in women's fashion, courtesy of Ana Blair Boutique located at 2801 E. Main Street. As owner Vanessa Lazarz explains, owning a boutique has been a passion since she was a teenager and the story of Ana Blair has unfolded rather quickly.Local doctors warn about eye safety during eclipse
Experts in Marathon County don't want the excitement of the solar eclipse to distract the public from viewing the phenomenon safely. "Don't look at the sun, don't look at the sun, don't look at the sun," said Dr. Doug Stine, an optometrist at the Stine Eye Center in Weston.Charges filed Lincoln County Circuit Court
Jerome A. Bonke, 41 of Merrill - was charged August 10, related to 4 Felony counts of Capturing Images of Nudity. According to court records, a Merrill Police Department investigator was contacted on June 22, from a party indicating discovery of images on Bonke's phone, of another party.Aunt of suspect in Aug. 2 homicide in Madison speaks out
An aunt of one of two suspects in the August 2nd homicide at the 7-Eleven in Madison is speaking out. Joleen Taliaferro is the aunt of Curtis Langlois, a murder suspect in the death of 33-year-old Kendrith Young, says her family is distraught by what happened.Former Bachelorette contestant raises thousands for charity during city wide workout in Madison
Hundreds turned out to Breese Stevens Field to work out, support the Boys & Girls Club, and see former Bachelorette contestant Peter Kraus and a few others from the show. Kraus, who owns WORTH Personal Training, says he wanted to bring a large gathering of people together and have fun.Deputies investigate fatal car vs bus crash
Multiple agencies responded to a reported car vs bush crash early this morning on STH 51 in the Town of Scott. a report of a wrong-way driver on US Hwy 51 in the area of County Rd Q in the Town of Scott.Fallen officer's daughters spread 'Be Amazing' message
The Weiland family, some of Anna Weiland's classmates and her teachers are starting an organization to help others do amazing things in the Wausau, Wisconsin area. Investigators said Nengmy Vang, 45, got into a domestic argument with his wife on that day and went to the bank where she worked.DA: Wausau armed robbery suspect confessed to Madison murder
The 37-year-old man charged with two armed robberies in Wausau confessed to a murder in Madison, according to Marathon County court records. Curtis Langlois faces four felonies and two misdemeanors, after police say he robbed Family Video and Fast Break Mobil gas station at gunpoint.Race for the Cure in Wausau SundayThursday, August 10WAUSAU, WI...
Kristine Alston is the co-chair for the race and a survivor herself. She says one of the best parts of this fundraiser is that three-fourths of what's raised says in Wisconsin.Wausau robbery suspect's rap sheet reveals similar crimes committed across Wisconsin
A suspect now in custody for two robberies in Wausau has committed similar crimes in the past, according to Wausau Police. 37-year-old Curtis Langlois was arrested Tuesday in connection to armed robberies at Family Video and Fast Break Mobil gas station in Wausau.Walker signs REINS Act in WausauWednesday, August 9WAUSAU, WI (WSAU)...
Governor Scott Walker signed Wisconsin's REINS Act on Wednesday in Wausau, changing legislative procedures to give more power to elected officials. In the past, non-elected agencies have been able to push through large changes to their rules, often times without input from officials.Walker signs REINS Act in Wausau
Governor Scott Walker signed Wisconsin's REINS Act on Wednesday in Wausau, changing legislative procedures to give more power to elected officials. In the past, non-elected agencies have been able to push through large changes to their rules, often times without input from officials.What do iPhones and Wisconsin Ginseng have in common?
WAUSAU, Wis., Aug. 8, 2017 : Apple products and Wisconsin Ginseng have Foxconn in common. Foxconn, a Taiwan-based manufacturer of high-tech products, including iPhones, has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Ginseng Board of Wisconsin that states that for the next year, the two organizations will investigate working together to promote Wisconsin Ginseng in Asia.Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure returns to downtown Wausau
The race takes place Sunday, August 13th on Wausau's 400 block. Online registration is still open until Thursday, August 10th at noon.