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Man Accused of Pushing Teen Off Deck

A Blair man faces charges after he was accused of pushing a 16-year-old boy off a deck. Read more...

Gov. Walker Compares Dealing with Protesters to Handling Terrorists

Governor Scott Walker said the way he handled the Madison union protesters in 2011 helped prepare him for dealing with world terrorists.   Read more...

High Speed Chase Ends in Rollover Crash

A high speed chase involving a stolen car ended in a rollover crash in the town of Tilden this morning.   Read more...

CVTC Career Fair Grows in 2015

Career fairs at area universities and technical colleges are helping students connect with employers for summer internships and jobs for after graduation. Read more...

Senate Passes Right-to-Work

Wisconsin's right-to-work bill moves on to the state Assembly next week, after the Senate approved it 17-to-15 last night.   Read more...

State Senate Takes Up Right-To-Work

Wisconsin's right-to-work bill heads to the full state Senate today.  That's after an early-and-abrupt end to a public hearing last night, which somewhat resembled the chaotic legislative action during the 2011 protests over the Act-10 public union bargaining limits.   Read more...

Wachs, Petryk Comment on Right to Work

Two state representatives from western Wisconsin are speaking out about the right to work legislation working its way through the state legislature. Read more...

Labor Unions to Rally at Capitol

A right-to-work law appears inevitable in Wisconsin, but that doesn't mean opponents will lay down and surrender.   Read more...

Downtown Chippewa Falls Plaza Building to Come Down Soon

The face of downtown Chippewa Falls continues to change. Demolition begins this week on the Plaza building at the corner of Bridge and Spring Streets. Read more...

Speed Likely a Factor in Fatal Snowmobile Crash

A Greenwood area man was killed in a snowmobile accident Sunday morning.   Read more...