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  • Didion Milling fined $1.8 million for explosion that killed five November 17, 2017
    Federal officials are recommending $1.8 million in fines for a Wisconsin company whose corn mill exploded earlier this year, killing five people and injuring 12 others. OSHA on Friday said an investigation into the May 31 explosion at Didion Milling in Cambria concluded it was likely the result of a failure by the company to […]
  • Homicide in Tomahawk November 17, 2017
    A suspect is in custody in connection with a fatal shooting in Tomahawk Thursday night — the first homicide there in nearly a decade. It happened at a residence on West Mohawk Drive around 6pm. Police say a man was shot and killed inside a camper. Police Chief Al Elvin told WAOW NewsLine Nine that […]
  • Wisconsin falls short against 17th ranked Xavier November 17, 2017
    Senior guard Trevon Bluiett scored 21 of his 25 points in the second half and guard J.P. Macura added 20 points and eight rebounds to lead the Xavier Musketeers to a 80-70 win over the Wisconsin Badgers in a Dave Gavitt Tipoff game at the Kohl Center. Ethan Happ surpassed the 1,000 point mark at […]
  • WIAA State Football Finals November 17, 2017
    Four games are in the books with three more to go today in the WIAA State High School football championships at Camp Randall Stadium.  Thursday’s results and Friday’s lineup follow: Division 7  Bangor 37, Blackhawk 14 Division 6  Fond du Lac Springs 35, Iola-Scandinavia 12 Division 5  Amherst 28, Lake Country Lutheran 21 Division 4  […]
  • Safety is key in Wisconsin’s deer hunt November 17, 2017
    Hunting has become much safer in Wisconsin, in the 50 years since modern hunter education efforts begin the state. Jon King is Hunter Education Administrator and Conservation Warden with the Wisconsin DNR. “It started back in 1967, when we had just a record number of hunting accidents,” King says. “It was decided that we needed […]