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Wausau hunter uniquely bags two big bucks during gun deer opening weekend

WAUSAU, Wis. (WSAW) -- A hunter from the Wausau area was among the hundreds around the state who took to the woods for the gun deer hunting opening weekend. However, he's probably the only one in the Northwoods to take home two bucks even though he only shot one. Dan Bartelt said he will brag about

NBC15.COM - 2017-11-22 15:38:00

Gun shots fired inside apartment on north side Wednesday morning

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - Early Wednesday around 12:08 a.m. multiple callers reported hearing gun shots in the 2400 block of Brentwood Parkway. When police arrived to the scene they discovered a victim was sleeping in his apartment when he was struck with an unknown object, believed to be a gun. The v

NBC15.COM - 2017-11-22 13:38:00

State attorneys general bash plan to hike national park fees

A group of state attorneys general is urging the National Park Service to scrap its proposed entrance fee hike at 17 popular national parks. Cropped Photo: Barney Moss / CC BY 2.0 https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/ The top government lawyers from 10 states and the District of Columbia sent

NBC15.COM - 2017-11-22 23:07:00

Evers says Walker silencing him in lawsuit

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- State schools Superintendent Tony Evers' spokesman says Gov. Scott Walker is trying to silence Evers by ordering Attorney General Brad Schimel to represent him in a lawsuit alleging he's illegally writing education rules without Walker's permission. Walker on Wednesday ordered

NBC15.COM - 2017-11-23 00:44:00

Wisconsin immigration group calling for 'Clean Dream Act'

JANESVILLE, Wis. (WMTV) -- Voces de la Frontera and local supporters called on House Speaker Paul Ryan to extend protections for DACA recipients Wednesday using an electronic billboard. The billboard reads "Thanksgiving is about family. Help stop 800,000 families from being ripped apart." The bill

NBC15.COM - 2017-11-23 01:57:00

Auto shops busy with last minute holiday tune ups

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV)--- Nearly one million Wisconsinites will travel by car for Thanksgiving this year, which makes for a busy week for auto shops. "It's the same every year, it's always busy right from the beginning. We try to plan for it and schedule the same way so that we have lots of time avail

NBC15.COM - 2017-11-23 02:09:00

Wisconsin school bus crash sends some students to hospital

BLACK RIVER FALLS, Wis. (AP) -- A school bus crash sent some students to the hospital in western Wisconsin. Deputies from the Jackson County Sheriff's Office responded to the crash on U.S. Highway 12 early Wednesday morning. The school bus from the Black River Falls School District was on its side i

NBC15.COM - 2017-11-23 06:41:00

Wisconsin DNR finds invasive carp in Wisconsin River

PRAIRIE DU SAC, Wis. - The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources says an invasive fish species has been found in the Wisconsin River. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports that four bighead carp captured near the Prairie du Sac dam are the latest sign of Asian carp presence in the state. The de

FOX47.COM - 2017-11-22 22:16:02

Dine and Stay in Ocean City raises $71K for United Way

Representatives from restaurants and hotels participating in Dine and Stay United celebrate raising over $71,000 for United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore between June 1 and Sept. 30. (Nov. 24, 2017) United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore recently announced the results of the Dine and Stay United co

OCEAN CITY TODAY - 2017-11-22 08:00:00

Bobby Baker and rise of good times in Ocean City

printed 11/24/2017 Bobby Baker and Ocean City - The one-time king of the smooth operators in the U.S. Senate and a small resort town on the Maryland coast. What does Baker, congressional bag man and wheeler-dealer who died at 89 years of age on Nov. 12 in St. Augustine, Florida, have to do with Ocea

OCEAN CITY TODAY - 2017-11-22 08:00:00

25th annual 'Winterfest of Lights' kicks off Ocean City holiday season

Now celebrating its 25th year, Ocean City's Winterfest of Lights, which will extend through December 31, officially kicked off the resort town's holiday season. Published by Reed Shelton Ocean City's Winterfest of Lights, now celebrating its 25th anniversary, has officially kicked off the holiday s

DELMARVA NOW

US Wind to install fewer, but taller, turbines

Siemans 6 MW turbine (Nov. 24, 2017) While little has changed on the Ocean City side of the dispute between the resort and the companies that have contracted with the state to harvest wind power from the shoreline, the technology has advanced where US Wind has the opportunity to install fewer, albe

OCEAN CITY TODAY - 2017-11-22 23:59:59

Sports complex gets even more so

(Nov. 24, 2017) Several county elected and other officials said this week they had no knowledge of Ocean City's interest in constructing an outdoor sports complex, as they continue their own efforts to build a facility somewhere in Worcester. County Administrator Harold Higgins and Kelly Shannahan,

OCEAN CITY TODAY - 2017-11-22 23:59:59

OC Recreation Boosters donate to youth programs

(Nov. 24, 2017) The Ocean City Recreation Boosters recently donated $7,750 toward the Ocean City Recreation and Parks Department's youth programs held in the fall. "This year the OC Recreation Boosters gave over $46,000 to help financially support youth programs," Ocean City Recreation Boosters Pres

OCEAN CITY TODAY - 2017-11-22 18:56:10

OC Approves $28M Bond To Finance Convention Center Expansion, Public Works Projects

The Roland E. Powell Convention Center on 40th Street bayside is pictured. File photo by Chris Parypa OCEAN CITY - Officials in Ocean City this week approved on second reading a $28 million bond sale that will finance several large projects, but not before hearing opposition from the public. On Mond

THE DISPATCH - 2017-11-22 14:06:39

Tips for not frying your Thanksgiving (or your family) this year

Subscribed, but don't have a login? Perfectly browned turkeys are not always the face of Thanksgiving. Centered around family and a giant feast, Thanksgiving is the biggest day of the year for home fires, according to the National Fire Protection Association. A big family in one kitchen, food cooki

DELMARVA NOW - 2017-11-22 10:00:04

Tustin homebuying down 14%: Numbers to know

Homebuying in Tustin in the third quarter could not keep pace with countywide sales activity. Using CoreLogic data, we compared sales patterns for all residences in the July-to-September period vs. a year ago. Sales in Tustin fell as 242 residences were purchased this year vs. 281 a year ago. That's

OCREGISTER - 2017-11-23 08:08:28

'Lucy' delivers donuts to thank Tustin firefighters in a Cadillac once owned by the TV star

Captain Frank Gonzalez happily accepts DK's Donuts, delivered by employee Marilyn "Lucy" Zilka, dressed as Lucille Ball. The Tustin donut shop shared its goodies as Thanksgiving "thank you. (Photo courtesy of Marilyn Zilka) DK's Donuts employee Marilyn "Lucy" Zilka dressed like Lucille Ball to deliv

OCREGISTER - 2017-11-22 23:55:40

Shop big on Small Business Saturday at Tustin's charming stores

You can get your mall fix on Black Friday. Cyber Monday, surf the web for good deals. But sandwiched in between is Small Business Saturday - so earmark Nov. 25 for shopping locally. Mom-and-pop enterprises, after all, are what give a community its sparkle. And Tustin has plenty of sparkle, especiall

OCREGISTER - 2017-11-21 18:56:11

OC Shoppers Have Choices When it Comes to Ice Skating on Black Friday

Orange County shoppers have choices this year when it comes to ice skating on Black Friday, the official start to the Christmas shopping season. The District at Tustin Legacy will add an ice skating rink to its shopping center this year with the vendor who provided it at the Irvine Spectrum picking

NBC LOS ANGELES - 2017-11-23 04:06:53