Breaking News from Marshfield WI

Find the latest Marshfield WI News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.

Marshfield serves up 'Community Dinner' for Thanksgiving

Turkeys being prepared for 'Thanksgiving Day Community Dinner' in Marshfield (submitted photo) MARSHFIELD, WI (WSAU) -- Marshfield's 14th annual Community Thanksgiving Day Dinner serves up free turkey and other Thanksgiving Day goodies starting at 11:00 on Thursday. Jan Altmann is one of the event

WSAU.COM - 2017-11-22 19:42:00

St. Vincent de Paul to shut down Marshfield homeless shelter Dec. 5

Subscribed, but don't have a login? MARSHFIELD - The holiday season just got more stressful for families with temporary housing at the Frederic Ozanam Transitional Shelter in Marshfield. Run by the city's St. Vincent de Paul organization, the shelter is tentatively scheduled to close Dec. 5., said T

MARSHFIELDNEWSHERALD.COM - 2017-11-22 17:21:04

Bears at Marshfield zoo wrestle

Two bears square off at a Central Wisconsin zoo. Munsey and Boda went toe-to-toe at the Wildwood Park and Zoo in Marshfield. The bears weigh more than 1,400 pounds combined. If they keep growing, their sparing matches could make for a "ton of fun." Two bears square off at a Central Wisconsin zoo. Mu


Crews battle silo fire in Stratford

STRATFORD, Wis. (WSAW) -- Crews battled a silo fire in Stratford Thursday morning. The exact cause of the fire isn't known. "I got a call saying there was smoke coming from my silo. So, then I went out because I thought maybe it was steam or something. But, nope, it wasn't steam, it was smoke, so

WSAW - 2017-11-23 21:05:00

Rotary Winter Wonderland to open Friday

MARSHFIELD, Wis. (WSAW) --- Volunteers are putting the final touches on an annual light display at the Wildwood Zoo in Marshfield. For 12 years, the growing display has attracted thousand of people. Although admission is free, donations of canned goods or and cash donations are collected for area fo

WSAW - 2017-11-22 17:01:00

Brain drain or brain gain? Retaining local scholars

MARSHFIELD - "How do we grow our own and keep our own?" asks Karen Olson, Marshfield Area Chamber of Commerce & Industry (MACCI) Business Development director. The problem is not just an issue in our area, but in all rural areas throughout the state. How do we keep our academically distinguished stu

HUBCITYTIMES.COM - 2017-11-23 08:00:00

Featured MAPS pets of the week: Janice, Jake, Lucky and Drew

Visit Marshfield Area Pet Shelter adoptable pets at the MAPS Adoption Center located at Marshfield Mall from 4:30 - 6:00 p.m. Monday-Friday and Saturdays from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. View all adoptable pets at www.MarshfieldPetShelter.org/adopt. With close to 100 cats under MAPS' care, MAPS is offering an

HUBCITYTIMES.COM - 2017-11-23 08:00:00

Barron County father arrested in child's death

HAUGEN, Wis. (AP) -- Barron County sheriff's investigators are recommending reckless homicide charges against the father of a 3-month-old child who died last July. Curtis Strand, 31, is being held in the Barron County Jail while the district attorney reviews the case. First responders were called to

WAOW - 2017-11-22 21:46:00

Guns in church - ECSO offers training for houses of worship

A seemingly constant stream of multiple shootings in the nation's churches has prompted the Escambia County Sheriff's Office to offer training that will help local houses of worship become better prepared if such an incident were to occur here. "In view of all the shooting that has been going on in


MLK Parade set for Jan. 15 in Conyers

CONYERS - The M. L. King parade committee of the Rockdale Think Tank Inc., is inviting everyone to be a part of the second annual M. L. King Parade on Jan. 15. The parade will mark the 50th anniversary of the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., who was assassinated on April 4, 1968. The parade wil


DeKalb's job bus helps residents find work with the comforts of home

The sooner Jeron Hunt of Lithonia finds her next job, the better. The holidays are here and the 36-year-old former Walmart employee is looking to pay bills, buy gifts for her family and get ready for the New Year. Despite the challenge of searching for work without the benefit of a car, computer or

CROSSROADSNEWS.COM - 2017-11-24 11:00:00

Decking the halls for Christmas

Artist Cindy Stubbs of Social Circle lends a holiday touch to a storefront window in downtown Covington as merchants prepare for the Christmas shopping season. The Covington Square is decked for the holidays, just in time for the annual Covington Lions Club Christmas Parade, scheduled for Saturday,


Christmas Handbell Concert brings music of the season

Handbell Choirs from Antioch A.M.E Church in Stone Mountain and Greater Travelers Rest Baptist/House of Hope Atlanta in Decatur will perform in the Christmas Handbell Concert on Dec. 3 in Atlanta. The two South DeKalb churches will be among six interdenominational churches performing together in the

CROSSROADSNEWS.COM - 2017-11-24 11:00:00

Open Letter to the European Union, Carter Center and the United States Embassy accredited near Monrovia

By Josiah Flomo Joekai I have followed with keen interest the opinions expressed by your respective missions regarding the conduct of the October 10, 2017 Legislative and Presidential Elections, maintaining that the process was conducted in a free, fair and transparent manner. Absolutely, the indep

THELIBERIANDIALOGUE.ORG - 2017-11-23 23:59:59

Officials: 'Jealous' man kidnapped, raped teen after she turned him down

Andres Castaneda-Guzman had romantically pursued a 15-year-old for weeks. But when his advances were turned down, Castaneda-Guzman's "jealous and possessive" ways reached a fever pitch during a party in Texas when he lured her away from a home, traveled to Stockbridge and raped her, according to a


Publix, Kroger closings portend 'grocery gap'

A Publix spokeswoman has confirmed that this supermarket on Hairston Road at Covington Highway will close on March 3, 2018. The Florida-based chain has not officially notified local customers, but the spokeswoman said it is planning to do so at least a month prior to closing.Sharif Williams / CrossR

CROSSROADSNEWS.COM - 2017-11-23 11:00:00

PPD caravan of care delivers Thanksgiving meals

James, Stella, Gracelen and Lennix knock on a door with a Thanksgiving meal. - photo by Darryl Welch PORTERDALE, Ga. - If you saw a caravan of Porterdale police vehicles making its way through the city's streets Wednesday morning don't be alarmed. They weren't on the trail of a lawbreaker but were

COVINGTON NEWS - 2017-11-22 22:10:00

One Year Later: The Thomas Brown Story

CANADIAN - As most Americans prepare for the holiday, a Panhandle family marks the one year anniversary of the disappearance of their son. One year ago tomorrow, Thomas Brown, 18, went missing from Canadian. The Hemphill County Sheriff's Office said they did not find any evidence of foul play, but t

MYHIGHPLAINS.COM - 2017-11-23 00:06:29

NewsChannel 10 participating in The Panhandle Gives

Tuesday, Nov. 28 is Giving Tuesday, and NewsChannel 10 is participating in The Panhandle Gives. The Amarillo Area Foundation, First United Bank and United Supermarkets, along with NewsChannel 10, have teamed up to bring the Giving Tuesday movement to our area called The Panhandle Gives. Over 40 loc

KFDA - 2017-11-23 17:13:02

The Panhandle Gives - KFDA - NewsChannel 10 / Amarillo News, Weather, Sports

NewsChannel 10 participating in The Panhandle GivesNewsChannel 10 participating in The Panhandle Gives Updated: Thursday, November 23 2017 12:17 PM EST2017-11-23 17:17:29 GMT Tuesday, Nov. 28 is Giving Tuesday, and NewsChannel 10 is participating in The Panhandle Gives. Tuesday, Nov. 28 is Giving Tu

KFDA - 2017-11-23 20:17:00