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Human remains found in Juneau County woods

LYNDON TOWNSHIP, Wis. (WMTV)--- According to our affiliate NBC15, the Juneau County Sheriff's Office confirmed two hunters found human remains in the woods in Lyndon Township Saturday Morning. Authorities say around 10:28 am, the Juneau County Sheriff's Office Dispatch Center received a phone call

WSAW - 2017-11-20 00:04:00

3 firearm incidents opening day of gun deer season

FOREST COUNTY, Wis. (WSAW)- There were three gun related incidents on opening day of gun deer season according to Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Recreational Safety Warden Mark Little. The first occurred in Brown County at around 5:30 a.m. Saturday. A 49-year-old man was working on his f

WSAW - 2017-11-19 20:01:00

Officials investigating possible human remains found in Juneau County

Authorities in Juneau County are working to identify human remains found near Lyndon Station. Juneau County sheriff's officials said hunters found what appeared to be human remains in the woods near County Road N in the town of Lyndon. The hunters reported the discovery to officials around 10:30 a.

WAOW - 2017-11-20 02:04:00

Hundreds come together for inaugural 'Be Amazing' fall fest

The Wausau area is coming together to create triumph out of tragedy, remembering the victims from the March 22 shooting rampage. "Our mission is to empower and inspire members of the community to move forward and make a positive impact on the community," said 'Be Amazing' founder, Cheryl Goetsch. G

WAOW - 2017-11-20 01:58:00

Adams Co. asking for help searching for 2 missing children

FRIENDSHIP, Wis. (WSAW) -- The Adams County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in finding two children missing since Nov. 11. According to a post on the county's Facebook page, Kaleb Brown, 11 and Hunter Brown, 9 we last seen near their home on West 11th Court, just north of Friendship

WSAW - 2017-11-19 06:47:00

Gun deer opener yields mixed results for central Wisconsin hunters

MILLADORE, Wis. (WSAW) -- Another gun deer hunting season opener is in the books. Spots of blaze orange are dotting the landscape across central Wisconsin, as hunters eagerly search for deer crawling through acres of woods and open fields. Ray Feuhrer was among many in the Mead Wildlife Area during

WSAW - 2017-11-19 02:30:00

Adults allowed 10-year-old to smoke pot

Christopher Burger and Kathryn White WAUSAU, WI (WSAU) - A Wausau man and woman are accused of allowing a 10-year-old boy to smoke maijuana. 28-year-old Christopher Burger and 31-year-old Kathryn White allegedly gave the pot to the boy. They were charged last month after a social worker arrived at

WSAU.COM - 2017-11-19 14:25:00

Two boys missing for a week in Adams Co.

The Adams County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in finding two boys that have been missing for a week. Authorities say Kaleb M Brown, 11, and Hunter A Brown, 9, were last seen near their home on West 11th Court, north of the Village of Friendship, on November 11. The sheriff's of

WAOW - 2017-11-19 07:37:00

Multiple vehicle accident on SPID

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - A multiple vehicle accident took place on South Padre Island Dr. heading towards crosstown around 3:15 p.m. South Padre Island Dr. is backed up with Corpus Christi officers trying to clear the scene. As of now no injuries have been reported, and traffic is still backed u

KIII TV3 - 2017-11-18 22:03:30

Officer's respond to a shooting near an elementary school

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - Corpus Christi Police officers responded to a shooting which sent one man to the hospital. This shooting left neighbors very concerned because it happened at a park, located right next to an elementary school. This happened on the 1400 block of 17th Street behind Allen

KIII TV3 - 2017-11-19 06:35:09

Truck crashes into car dealership after almost hitting a pedestrian

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - A pedestrian was sent to the hospital after nearly being hit by a driver. According to police it happened after 7 p.m. Saturday night off SPID when a white pick up truck exiting off a free way near Kostoryz veered onto the sidewalk almost hitting the pedestrian. The dri

KIII TV3 - 2017-11-19 06:31:51

Local church donates hundreds of turkeys

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - The holidays can be a stressful time for several families; costs add up quickly and even a Thanksgiving meal may be too expensive for those in need. So a local church is giving these families something to be thankful for. The Church of Hope is starting Thanksgiving cele

KIII TV3 - 2017-11-19 18:44:57

Dr. is in: How to control weight gain during the holiday season

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - The holiday season is a time for significant meetings with family and friends. As is often the case these meetings involve food and drinks. In fact, few would argue that this is a time that most people are at their least healthful, both in terms of their diet choices and

KIII TV3 - 2017-11-19 13:36:10

Strong cold front pushes through bringing dangerous marine conditions, NWS Corpus Christi

Prepare for another day to wear your sweaters again in South Texas. A cold front will approach the Coastal Bend on Saturday night, bringing cooler temperatures, ranging in the low 50s and low 40s inland. A Gale Warning and Small Craft Advisory is also in effect and will remain Sunday morning over th

CORPUS CHRISTI CALLER - 2017-11-18 21:25:44

Islanders volleyball not able to reach Southland Conference Championship

The Islanders fought their way back in the matchup with the Bears, but came up short in a five set loss. CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII-TV) - The Islanders fought their way back in the matchup with the Bears, but came up short in a five set loss. The Islanders fought their way back in the matchup with the

KIII TV3 - 2017-11-19 03:37:38

15th Annual Thomas J. Henry turkey giveaway

Thousands of people are expected to line the streets of downtown Corpus Christi today all to get their hands on a free turkey. This weekend marks the 15th Annual Thomas J. Henry Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway. In recent years, the event has expended to several surrounding cities. Here in Corpus Chri

KIII TV3 - 2017-11-18 14:33:27

Missing Marquette hunter found early Sunday

CHAMPION, Mich. (WLUC) - A Marquette hunter is back with his family Sunday after going missing Saturday. The Marquette County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to a missing hunter on Lake Lory Road in Champion Saturday night. Around 7:00 p.m., 69-year old Marquette resident Miles Mattson was reported


Marquette Arts and Culture Center's Holiday Arts Sale deemed a huge success at new venue

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) - The Marquette Arts and Culture Center held its 18th annual Holiday Arts Sale Saturday afternoon, but at a new location. This year, organizers decided to change venues to the Marquette Regional History Center. It gave both artists and the community a new experience, that see


Marquette BLP board changes, hears updates

The BLP Board of Directors also discussed decreasing the number of scheduled meetings from two to one per month and heard updates from staff. At its annual organizational meeting, the board re-elected Tom Tourville as chairman and Dave Puskala as vice chairman in two unanimous votes. Board member Bo

MINING JOURNAL - 2017-11-18 08:00:00

Travel Marquette executive director resigns

Michelle Cook, a member of Travel Marquette's Board of Directors, said filling the position is a top priority for the organization. "We hope to fill the position in an expedient manner and this is of the utmost importance to the board," Cook said. "In the meantime we are working with the staff to

MINING JOURNAL - 2017-11-18 08:00:00