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WAOW Wausau
UWSP grad honors his grandfather at Saturday's graduationbit different than everybody else." Daniel O. Trainer is the name on the Colle
WAOW Wausau / Posted 6 hours ago
bit different than everybody else." Daniel O. Trainer is the name on the College of Natural Resources building at UW Stevens Point. Logan knows him as grandpa. "He was just a big influence so it's kind of like he's still around," said... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Second Iola teen going to prison for drug robbery in Stevens PointSTEVENS POINT (WAOW) - A second Iola teenager was sentenced to 2 1/2 years in p
WAOW Wausau / Posted yesterday
STEVENS POINT (WAOW) - A second Iola teenager was sentenced to 2 1/2 years in prison Friday for an armed robbery that involved a gunshot at a Stevens Point apartment, according to online Portage County court records. Zachary Hendricks, 18, was... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Enchanted Forest shows off hundreds of Christmas treesmy favorite holiday," high school senior Bryce Miller said. In past years the
WAOW Wausau / Posted yesterday
my favorite holiday," high school senior Bryce Miller said. In past years the event was held inside a mall that closed in Stevens Point. Students said the move benefited the event. "Now we're in this beautiful barn with high ceilings and... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Trial date set in Junction City shooting charged as hate crimeSTEVENS POINT (WAOW) - A four-day trial has been scheduled for next spring for
WAOW Wausau / Posted 3 days ago
STEVENS POINT (WAOW) - A four-day trial has been scheduled for next spring for an 81-year-old Junction City man accused of firing two gun shots in a standoff with police and two shots toward a Hmong neighbor, according to online Portage County court... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Narcan now available on all UW campusesspray version of Narcan. The campuses involved include Madison, Green Bay, La C
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 3 days ago
spray version of Narcan. The campuses involved include Madison, Green Bay, La Crosse, Oshkosh, Platteville, River Falls, Stevens Point, Stout and Superior. Adapt Pharma says more than 216 colleges and universities in 35 states have participated... Read more
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CBS 58 Milwaukee
Partnership provides NARCAN to UW campusesspray version of NARCAN. The campuses involved include Madison, Green Bay, La C
CBS 58 Milwaukee / Posted 3 days ago
spray version of NARCAN. The campuses involved include Madison, Green Bay, La Crosse, Oshkosh, Platteville, River Falls, Stevens Point, Stout and Superior. Adapt Pharma says more than 216 colleges and universities in 35 states have participated... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Wausau River District unveils new appDistrict unveiled a new way to explore the city to the Wausau City Council Tues
WAOW Wausau / Posted 3 days ago
District unveiled a new way to explore the city to the Wausau City Council Tuesday evening. Two University of Wisconsin Stevens Point students developed the Wausau Digital Concierge, which is an app that you can access online. You don't need to... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Aaron Rodgers is medically cleared to return to the fieldeliminated from WIAC Championship by UW-Whitewater Top-seeded UW-Whitewater el
WAOW Wausau / Posted 4 days ago
eliminated from WIAC Championship by UW-Whitewater Top-seeded UW-Whitewater eliminated the third-seeded UW-Stevens Point baseball team from the 2014 Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Championship by an 8-1 score... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
SPASH soccer coach teaches players about respecting womenThe head soccer coach at Stevens Point Area Senior High School wants to make su
WAOW Wausau / Posted 4 days ago
The head soccer coach at Stevens Point Area Senior High School wants to make sure his players are respecting women. To do so on an in-depth level, he brought in a nationwide initiative called "Coaching Boys into Men." The idea for the program was... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Gov. Walker signs mining bill into law in Rhinelanderhere that would have an impact on keeping more of our talent right here in the
WAOW Wausau / Posted 5 days ago
here that would have an impact on keeping more of our talent right here in the state of Wisconsin." The Mayors of Wausau, Stevens Point, and Wisconsin Rapids stand on the opposition. "We all have Wisconsin River water running through our cities,"... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Frances MarieShe was born Sept. 23, 1930, in Stevens Point, to the late Leo and Ann Hebert.
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
She was born Sept. 23, 1930, in Stevens Point, to the late Leo and Ann Hebert. Fran grew up in Pier/Willow region where she met her late husband Theodore "Ted" Anderson. They were married on June 2, 1951. Fran and Ted moved to Rhinelander/Woodboro... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Week in Review — Dec. 4-9place on Feb. 3 at Eau Claire Memorial before Division 1 sectionals are held on
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 5 days ago
place on Feb. 3 at Eau Claire Memorial before Division 1 sectionals are held one week later hosted by Wisconsin Rapids in Stevens Point. Hora said his team is getting in better shape and is expecting to crank up its training intensity over the... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
No one seriously hurt in Oconomowoc horse carriage accidentwarrant issued for Wausau man accused in day care assaultArrest warrant issued
WAOW Wausau / Posted 7 days ago
warrant issued for Wausau man accused in day care assaultArrest warrant issued for Wausau man accused in day care assault Stevens Point playground benefits from company's generosityStevens Point playground benefits from company's... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Portage County first responders battle to win the Red Kettle Challengeresponders battled it out Saturday to see who could raise the most money for th
WAOW Wausau / Posted 7 days ago
responders battled it out Saturday to see who could raise the most money for the Salvation Army. Members of the Plover and Stevens Point fire and police departments stood in front of Portage County businesses, taking part in the annual Red Kettle... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Stevens Point playground benefits from company's generositySTEVENS POINT (WAOW) - Jefferson Elementary School accepted a gift from an area
WAOW Wausau / Posted 8 days ago
STEVENS POINT (WAOW) - Jefferson Elementary School accepted a gift from an area business Friday to replace playground equipment destroyed in a June storm. Workers at Great Lakes Higher Education Loan Services presented the $7,820 check to Principal... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Looking to donate? Check out these 3 local holiday charitieshave a nice holiday. Three central Wisconsin organizations are making sure tha
WAOW Wausau / Posted 8 days ago
have a nice holiday. Three central Wisconsin organizations are making sure that everyone has the Christmas they hope for. Stevens Point Area Senior High is kicking off their annual Holiday Basket Drive. Students involved in FFA gather donated... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Former Aquin standout ready for bigger role at Maryvilleassisted tackle in University of Wisconsin-Platteville's final game of the year
The Journal-Standard / Posted 9 days ago
assisted tackle in University of Wisconsin-Platteville's final game of the year, a 34-16 win over University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. He helped Wisconsin-Platteville post a 7-3 mark. They were 4-3 in the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Shoutouts & Calloutsis already present. The shot clock is obviously a staple at college campuses ac
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
is already present. The shot clock is obviously a staple at college campuses across the state. Regionally, D.C. Everest and Stevens Point have shot clocks installed in their high school fieldhouses. Cuba City hall-of-fame head coach Jerry Petitgoue... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Videoman pleads not guilty in downtown stabbing incidentWausau man pleads not guilty
WAOW Wausau / Posted 9 days ago
man pleads not guilty in downtown stabbing incidentWausau man pleads not guilty in downtown stabbing incident Iola teen sent to prison for role in Stevens Point armed robberyIola teen sent to prison for role in Stevens Poin... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Prep Boys Swimming:Hi smaller in numbers, but not talentplace on Feb. 3 at Eau Claire Memorial before Division 1 sectionals are held on
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 10 days ago
place on Feb. 3 at Eau Claire Memorial before Division 1 sectionals are held one week later hosted by Wisconsin Rapids in Stevens Point. Hora said his team is getting in better shape and is expecting to crank up its training intensity over the... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
UW-Stevens Point professor weighs-in on Israeli capitalA professor at UW-Stevens Point is weighing in on the potential repercussions,
WAOW Wausau / Posted 10 days ago
A professor at UW-Stevens Point is weighing in on the potential repercussions, after President Donald Trump declared Jerusalem the capital of Israel. Edgar Francis, a professor of Middle Eastern history and Islamic studies said the declaration will... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Portage County Crime Stoppers: U-Haul trailer and fuel missingSTEVENS POINT (WAOW) - Stevens Point police are searching for the thieves who s
WAOW Wausau / Posted 10 days ago
STEVENS POINT (WAOW) - Stevens Point police are searching for the thieves who stole a trailer and fuel from a rental business on Church Street. The Finer Consigner is a second-hand shop and also serves as a U-HAUL agent. The owner recently reported... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Stevens Point warming center helps more homeless peopleSTEVENS POINT (WAOW) - The Stevens Point warming center has seen a dramatic inc
WAOW Wausau / Posted 11 days ago
STEVENS POINT (WAOW) - The Stevens Point warming center has seen a dramatic increase in the number of homeless people seeking shelter, organizers said Tuesday. Evergreen Community Initiatives (ECI) runs the 12-person shelter in Frame Memorial... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Hodags rally, hold off late comeback to defeat Green Bay East 59-57(2-1, 0-0 Great Northern) early in the season. The Hodags lost an eight-point l
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
(2-1, 0-0 Great Northern) early in the season. The Hodags lost an eight-point lead down the stretch in an overtime loss at Stevens Point, blew a late five-point lead before Reese Flores scored the game-winning basket against Wisconsin Rapids and... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Videoin Marathon County after two big bucks were found dead in a man's backyard. Hu
WAOW Wausau / Posted 12 days ago
in Marathon County after two big bucks were found dead in a man's backyard. Hundreds ice skate for a good cause in Stevens PointHundreds ice skate for a good cause in Stevens Point Al Franken apologizes after radio anchor says he forcibly... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Aaron Jones' TD run gives Packers 26-20 OT win over Bucseliminated from WIAC Championship by UW-Whitewater Top-seeded UW-Whitewater el
WAOW Wausau / Posted 13 days ago
eliminated from WIAC Championship by UW-Whitewater Top-seeded UW-Whitewater eliminated the third-seeded UW-Stevens Point baseball team from the 2014 Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Championship by an 8-1 score... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Police search for missing Lincoln Co. teenhas been cleared of any wrongdoing, according to the Forest County District Att
WAOW Wausau / Posted 14 days ago
has been cleared of any wrongdoing, according to the Forest County District Attorney. Iola teen sent to prison for role in Stevens Point armed robberyIola teen sent to prison for role in Stevens Point armed robbery Walls of Wisconsin Rapids... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Videohas been cleared of any wrongdoing, according to the Forest County District Att
WAOW Wausau / Posted 14 days ago
has been cleared of any wrongdoing, according to the Forest County District Attorney. Iola teen sent to prison for role in Stevens Point armed robberyIola teen sent to prison for role in Stevens Point armed robbery Walls of Wisconsin Rapids... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Madison man arrested on suspicion of child enticementhas been cleared of any wrongdoing, according to the Forest County District Att
WAOW Wausau / Posted 14 days ago
has been cleared of any wrongdoing, according to the Forest County District Attorney. Iola teen sent to prison for role in Stevens Point armed robberyIola teen sent to prison for role in Stevens Point armed robbery Walls of Wisconsin Rapids... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Ashland County community holds walk for teen who died in officer-involved shooting58-56 overtime thriller Parents shown how to find disguised drugs in teen belo
WAOW Wausau / Posted 14 days ago
58-56 overtime thriller Parents shown how to find disguised drugs in teen belongings Iola teen sent to prison for role in Stevens Point armed robberyIola teen sent to prison for role in Stevens Point armed robbery Walker signs bill legalizing... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Iola teen sent to prison for role in Stevens Point armed robberySTEVENS POINT (WAOW) - An 18-year-old Iola man was sentenced to 2 1/2 years in
WAOW Wausau / Posted 15 days ago
STEVENS POINT (WAOW) - An 18-year-old Iola man was sentenced to 2 1/2 years in prison Friday for his role in stealing cash and marijuana in a heist at a Stevens Point apartment that involved a shotgun blast, according to online Portage County court... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
McCarthy: Rodgers to work out today, may practice Saturdayeliminated from WIAC Championship by UW-Whitewater Top-seeded UW-Whitewater el
WAOW Wausau / Posted 15 days ago
eliminated from WIAC Championship by UW-Whitewater Top-seeded UW-Whitewater eliminated the third-seeded UW-Stevens Point baseball team from the 2014 Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Championship by an 8-1 score... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Parents shown how to find disguised drugs in teen belongingsModern-day drug disguises were the focus at Sentry Theater in Stevens Point Thu
WAOW Wausau / Posted 15 days ago
Modern-day drug disguises were the focus at Sentry Theater in Stevens Point Thursday evening. "Wake Up Call" is a life-size presentation on how teens can hide drugs and alcohol in their own bedrooms. Dozens of parents and community members learned... Read more
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News 8000
Industrial hemp farming legalized in Wisconsininvest in and find new ways and usage for this very versatile plant,” said bill
News 8000 / Posted 16 days ago
invest in and find new ways and usage for this very versatile plant,” said bill co-sponsor State Senator Patrick Testin of Stevens Point. The bill gives Wisconsin's Department of Agriculture 90 days to implement a licensing procedure, and farmers... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Videoinfants issued hunting licenses for 2017 gun-deer seasonTen infants issued hunt
WAOW Wausau / Posted 16 days ago
infants issued hunting licenses for 2017 gun-deer seasonTen infants issued hunting licenses for 2017 gun-deer season Stevens Point police move into new headquartersStevens Point police move into new headquarters Stevens Point police have a... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Marathon County Petsaver: A cat named Sylvesterat a Wausau gas station. A 14-year-old male was arrested early Tuesday morning
WAOW Wausau / Posted 16 days ago
at a Wausau gas station. A 14-year-old male was arrested early Tuesday morning after a break-in at a Wausau gas station. Stevens Point police move into new headquartersStevens Point police move into new headquarters Stevens Point police have a... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
VIDEO: Deer slides through Mississippi schoolat a Wausau gas station. A 14-year-old male was arrested early Tuesday morning
WAOW Wausau / Posted 16 days ago
at a Wausau gas station. A 14-year-old male was arrested early Tuesday morning after a break-in at a Wausau gas station. Stevens Point police move into new headquartersStevens Point police move into new headquarters Stevens Point police have a... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Big Ten Awards out: Paul Chryst named coach of yeareliminated from WIAC Championship by UW-Whitewater Top-seeded UW-Whitewater el
WAOW Wausau / Posted 16 days ago
eliminated from WIAC Championship by UW-Whitewater Top-seeded UW-Whitewater eliminated the third-seeded UW-Stevens Point baseball team from the 2014 Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Championship by an 8-1 score... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Government stops funding for Federal Perkins Loanloan program offered low-interest loans and 9-month grace periods for students
WAOW Wausau / Posted 16 days ago
loan program offered low-interest loans and 9-month grace periods for students to pay back. Financial aid staff at UW-Stevens Point said they're concerned on the impact it will have on future students. The program has funded over 30 million... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Marshfield Clinic wants to borrow $200 million morecare facilities in Wisconsin Rapids; the expansion, construction, renovation an
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
care facilities in Wisconsin Rapids; the expansion, construction, renovation and equipping of health care facilities in Stevens Point; and the expansion, construction, renovation and equipping of health care facilities in Minocqua. Marshfield... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Videoat a Wausau gas station. A 14-year-old male was arrested early Tuesday morning
WAOW Wausau / Posted 16 days ago
at a Wausau gas station. A 14-year-old male was arrested early Tuesday morning after a break-in at a Wausau gas station. Stevens Point police move into new headquartersStevens Point police move into new headquarters Stevens Point police have a... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Stevens Point police move into new headquartersStevens Point police have a new building to call home. Wednesday, the departme
WAOW Wausau / Posted 17 days ago
Stevens Point police have a new building to call home. Wednesday, the department moved from the basement of the courthouse to a new headquarters at 933 Michigan Ave. Officers said the new office is more centrally located and has more room, allowing... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Marathon County Crime Stoppers: Graffiti vandal strikes WausauPortage County Crime Stoppers: Thieves and unlocked carsPortage County Crime St
WAOW Wausau / Posted 17 days ago
Portage County Crime Stoppers: Thieves and unlocked carsPortage County Crime Stoppers: Thieves and unlocked cars STEVENS POINT (WAOW) - Police say thieves broke into 23 cars and trucks - thanks to some trusting and careless owners. STEVENS POINT... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Upset dreams SPASHedRhinelander�s Brad Quade drives to the basket during the second half of a boys�
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
Rhinelander�s Brad Quade drives to the basket during the second half of a boys� basketball game against Stevens Point at the SPASH Fieldhouse Friday, Nov. 24. Quade and the Hodags led the three-time defending Division 1 state champs by eight points... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Gov. Walker signs 19 bills into law Mondaypermitted of the electric cooperative, including the provision of financing. A
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 19 days ago
permitted of the electric cooperative, including the provision of financing. Authored by Senator Patrick Testin (R—Stevens Point) and Representative Greg Tauchen (R—Bonduel), the bill passed the Senate on a voice vote and was concurred by... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Deer hunting licenses for Wisconsin children up from 2016children were up by more than 1,000 from last year by the end of opening weeken
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 19 days ago
children were up by more than 1,000 from last year by the end of opening weekend for the nine-day gun season. The Stevens Point Journal reports that the mentored license allows children to participate in the hunt as long as they're... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Deer hunting licenses for Wisconsin children up from 2016children were up by more than 1,000 from last year by the end of opening weeken
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 20 days ago
children were up by more than 1,000 from last year by the end of opening weekend for the nine-day gun season. The Stevens Point Journal reports that the mentored license allows children to participate in the hunt as long as they're... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
VIDEO: Rodgers throws prior to Sunday's Packers-Steelers gameeliminated from WIAC Championship by UW-Whitewater Top-seeded UW-Whitewater el
WAOW Wausau / Posted 20 days ago
eliminated from WIAC Championship by UW-Whitewater Top-seeded UW-Whitewater eliminated the third-seeded UW-Stevens Point baseball team from the 2014 Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Championship by an 8-1 score... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Opening weekend: Deer hunting licenses for children up by 1,000+ from last yearchildren were up by more than 1,000 from last year by the end of opening weeken
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 20 days ago
children were up by more than 1,000 from last year by the end of opening weekend for the nine-day gun season. The Stevens Point Journal reports that the mentored license allows children to participate in the hunt as long as they’re... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
DEER RESCUE: Lincoln Co. authorities save deer that went through icehas humor on her 101st birthdayWausau woman still has humor on her 101st birthd
WAOW Wausau / Posted 20 days ago
has humor on her 101st birthdayWausau woman still has humor on her 101st birthday Hundreds ice skate for a good cause in Stevens PointHundreds ice skate for a good cause in Stevens Point Wausau woman still has humor on her 101st birthdayWausau... Read more
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