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Lincoln County Petsaver: Cole - WAOW - Newsline 9, Wausau News, Weather, Sports

MERRILL (WAOW) - Our Petsaver for Tuesday is Cole, a one-year-old Retriever/Labrador mix. Shelter volunteers say he is super sweet and available for adoption at the Lincoln County Humane Society in Merrill. The adoption fee for the white, brown and black dog is $80, which covers his vaccines, neuter

WAOW - 2018-01-16 20:16:00

Merrill community offers support for pastor badly injured in crash

As a prominent pastor in Merrill is fighting for his life, his community speaks out about the impact he has on them. James "Jim" Weiland is in critical condition following a crash in Oneida County Friday. He has worked at Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church since 1996. "He has a big impact on the com

WAOW - 2018-01-17 03:42:00

$70,000 Badger 5 ticket sold in Marshfield

MARSHFIELD, Wis. (WSAW) --- Wisconsin Lottery reports someone matched all five numbers in the Badger 5 drawing on Jan. 15 to win the $70,000 jackpot. The lucky winner purchased their ticket at Kwik Trip at 101 North Central Ave. in Marshfield. Monday's winning Badger 5 numbers were 7, 15, 17, 20 a

WSAW - 2018-01-16 20:28:00

Get to know Marshfield mayoral candidate Tom Witzel

Editor's note: This is the second story in a three-part series about the candidates running for Marshfield mayor: Tom Witzel, Rebecca Spiros andBob McManus. Profiles will be published as interviews with the candidates are conducted. MARSHFIELD - After almost two years representing District 6 on the

MARSHFIELDNEWSHERALD.COM - 2018-01-16 21:22:45

Marshfield man suspected of threatening another man with a gun

MARSHFIELD - A 25-year-old Marshfield man was arrested Saturday after a caller reported he threatened another man with a gun, according to police. A 30-year-old Marshfield man said Andrew R. Netzer pointed a gun at him and asked, "Do you want to die tonight?" according to a Marshfield Police Depart

DAILY TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 13:32:41

Case moves forward against man charged with Tomahawk homicide

Subscribed, but don't have a login? MERRILL - A 33-year-old Wausau man suspected of shooting a Tomahawk man in November waived his right to a hearing in Lincoln County Circuit Court. Eric L. Moen is charged with first-degree intentional homicide in the Nov. 16 shooting death of Charles Ramp, 52. M

WAUSAU DAILY HERALD - 2018-01-16 20:48:23

Suspects to be charged in high school property arson case

WAUSAU, Wis. (WSAW) -- Two men Wausau Police said burned down a shed at Wausau East High School are expected to be formally charged Tuesday in Marathon County Circuit Court. William Ritchie, 22, and Jacob Kerswill, 19, were both arrested Jan. 11. The Wausau Fire Department was called to a shed fire

WSAW - 2018-01-16 15:54:00

DA: Wausau arson suspect "felt like burning something down"

Two men accused of burning down a Wausau East High School shed appeared in court Tuesday, both are charged with arson. William Ritchie, 22, and Jacob Kerswill, 19, lit the shed on fire last Wednesday, according to Marathon County Court records. Police say the pair, who are dating, admitted to spra

WAOW - 2018-01-17 01:15:00

Mineola motel goes up in flames overnight

MINEOLA, Texas (KETK) - A motel caught fire overnight in Mineola. LoveMineola, the Mineola Visitor's Information Center, captured video of the Mineola Motor Lodge, located at 647 West Broad, up in flames Tuesday morning. Multiple fire departments, including the Mineola, Hainesville, Quitman and Alba

EASTTEXASMATTERS.COM - 2018-01-16 18:16:52

City of Tyler, TxDOT work to clear snow, ice from East Texas roads

Road crews in the Tyler region struggled to improve road conditions on Tuesday while drivers slipped on hills, spun across roadways, and abandoned their cars when they could not gain traction on the ice. Jenny Wells, the spokesperson for the city of Tyler, said the city has three sanding trucks, but

TYLER MORNING TELEGRAPH - 2018-01-16 20:20:00

Tyler Pounds Regional Airport temporarily closed for de-icing

The Tyler Pounds Regional Airport is temporarily closed for de-icing operations. There was about 1 inch of ice and snow on the runways requiring closure, according to the city. Airport officials were onsite since about 1:30 a.m. and were planning to apply ice melting chemicals in hopes of opening o

TYLER MORNING TELEGRAPH - 2018-01-16 14:14:00

1 killed in overnight hotel fire in Mineola

Authorities have confirmed at least one person was killed in an overnight fire in Mineola. According to Mineola's fire marshal David Madsen, at about 10:30 p.m. Monday, multiple departments responded to a fire at the 600 block of W. Broad Street, at the Mineola Motor Lodge. Officials say a Hispanic

KLTV - 2018-01-16 17:41:04

LIST: East Texas delays, closures for January 17

TYLER, Texas (KETK) - This article will update periodically throuhought. Apple Springs ISD - Delaying classes until 10AM on Wednesday Alto ISD - Delayed until 10AM Arp ISD - Delaying classes until 10AM on Wednesday Big Sandy ISD - Canceled Wednesday Centerville ISD - Delaying classes until 10AM on W

EASTTEXASMATTERS.COM - 2018-01-16 22:09:24

Tyler PD responding to multiple wrecks on icy roadways, advises caution

The Tyler Police Department is responding to multiple wrecks involving icy roadways and asking drivers to be cautious today while traveling in the snow. The department in advising drivers to reduce their speed on all roads, especially when crossing bridges or traveling on outlining roadways, due a m

TYLER MORNING TELEGRAPH - 2018-01-16 11:58:00

Caught on Camera: 18 wheeler hit smashes stoplight during icy slide

Packed snow and ice covered the roadways in Longview as it did all over East Texas presenting drivers there with challenges, mostly getting up hills. An 18-wheeler slid down the hill and slammed into a stoplight pole at Hawkins Parkway and Airline and it was all caught on camera. Kristy Boyd and her

KLTV - 2018-01-17 00:09:19

Wrecks, closures reported across ETX in wake of winter storm

EAST TEXAS (KLTV/KTRE) - Roads across East Texas and Deep East Texas are icy due to snowfall overnight. Freezing temperatures are expected to remain below freezing through mid-afternoon Wednesday. Police departments are urging drivers to stay home and off the roads. The Texas Department of Transport

KLTV - 2018-01-16 11:28:58

Two Injured in Ceiling Collapse at Galloping Hill Caterers in Union

UNION, NJ - Two people were injured after the ceiling collapsed at the Galloping Hill Caterers at 5-Points this weekend. Union Fire Dept. was dispatched to the scene at about 11:30 p.m. Saturday. On arrival, firemen discovered a 10 x 20 foot suspended ceiling had collapsed, according to authorities.

TAPINTO.NET - 2018-01-15 22:16:00

Winter weather advisory; snow expected

The region is under a winter weather advisory through Wednesday. It currently is set to expire at 5 a.m. Wednesday in Sullivan County, 3 p.m. Wednesday in Ulster County and 4 p.m. Wednesday in Orange County. In Orange County, 2 to 4 inches is possible by tonight and another 1 to 2 inches tomorrow. I

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2018-01-16 11:20:48

Top Kosovan Serb leader shot dead

PRISTINA, Jan 16 - Kosovan Serb leader Oliver Ivanovic, who was standing trial over the killings of ethnic Albanians during the 1998-99 war, was shot dead outside his party office in the northern town of Mitrovica on Tuesday, a state prosecutor said. In a protest against the killing, Serbia said it

NEW YORK POST - 2018-01-16 13:15:23

Parts of region could get up to 10 inches of snow

The National Weather Service says most of the snow in the region will end by around 11 a.m. or noon Wednesday. Before it's over, Ulster County could get as much as 5 to 10 inches, while Sullivan County could get 7 inches and Orange County could get 3 to 6 inches. The heaviest snow will fall during t

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2018-01-16 18:40:26