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Great Northern Conference: Mosinee vs. Rhinelander boys

Buy Photo Rhinelander's Markus Johnson(3), right, fights for the ball with Mosinee's Adam Moucha(55) while his teammate Owen White(22) looks on Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, during the Great Northern Conference boys basketball game at Mosinee High School in Mosinee, Wisc. T'xer Zhon Kha/USA TODAY NETWORK-

WAUSAU DAILY HERALD - 2018-01-21 02:38:00

Motion to dismiss denied for alleged shooter of 'Weasel's' owner

Edwin D. Hughes exits the Oneida County Circuit Court Branch I courtroom Thursday following a motion hearing. Hughes is scheduled to stand trial Monday on charges related to the shooting of the owner of Weasel's Exotic Entertainment club in Three Lakes almost seven years ago. Photo by Kevin Boneske


Eagle River ice castle is a one-of-a-kind experience in Wisconsin this winter

Thousands of visitors toured the ice castles in Wisconsin Dells last year. This year, you'll have to go a bit farther to find a castle built of ice. Ice Castles, the company that created last year's Dells castle, rents space to build ice castles all over the world - though not, this year, in Wiscons


Public safety: Man arrested for sexual assault

At 10:35 a.m. Monday, police arrested a 27-year-old Marshfield man on suspicion of fourth-degree sexual assault after a woman reported he touched her without her consent. At 7:23 a.m. Tuesday, a caller reported a vehicle in a ditch in the 9500 block of South Washington Avenue. At 8:51 a.m. Tues


Butler steps in as Merrill area conservation warden

As of Jan. 9, Curt Butler has stepped in as the most recent DNR Conservation Warden assigned to southern Lincoln County. An Oshkosh native, Butler comes to the Merrill area after completing a year of initial training in his new role. Following graduation from UW-Stevens Point's Natural Resources-L


One Way Collision, Brickners set sights on joint venture

This spring, two long-time local entrepreneurs will come together for the sake of a common goal; expanding their respective businesses and in turn, raise the bar on the services they offer to the community. One Way Collision Center owners Bob and Jane Dehnel and Brickner's Park City owners Jim and


Two Vilas County deputies hired as Rhinelander officers

Two officer vacancies on the Rhinelander Police Department are being filled by Vilas County sheriff's deputies who are also brothers. Rhinelander's Police and Fire Commission decided Monday to hire Tyler and Logan Pontbriand, said police department administrative assistant Ashlea Olson. Olson said t


Physical therapist joins Aspirus Therapy in Prentice

Kayla Schindler, DPT, is now seeing patients at Aspirus Therapy in Prentice. A physical therapist since 2012, she enjoys helping people improve their physical skills and return to the activities they love following illness, injury or surgery. "I take great satisfaction in helping my patients return


2 Minneapolis men die in crash in western Wisconsin

Two men from the Twin Cities were killed and another was seriously injured in a rollover crash in western Wisconsin early Saturday, authorities said. Officers responding to a report of an accident on County Road E in Baldwin Township around 5 a.m. found an overturned pickup truck in the ditch. Polic

MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE - 2018-01-20 23:52:00

Missing Edina woman's boyfriend charged with kidnapping; suspected of killing her, burning body

Cristina Prodan, 27, of Edina, is believed to have been killed by her boyfriend, Joseph Porter, and her body burned in a shipping container in New Orleans. (Courtesy of crimewatchers.net) An Arkansas man was charged Friday with kidnapping his Edina girlfriend and is suspected of killing her and burn

PIONEER PRESS - 2018-01-20 03:36:12

New reading series launches this week in literary events

STEVE ATKINSON: Minnesotan presents "In Liberating Strife: A Memoir of the Vietnam Years," his two-volume memoir of personal encounters with love and war during his years in college and in the Army. The two books incorporate nearly 400 illustrations, including numerous color photos taken by the auth

PIONEER PRESS - 2018-01-21 14:30:27

The Vikings will beat the Eagles in the NFC Championship Game if ...

If Carson Wentz were healthy, trying to beat the Eagles at home would be a much taller task. But with him out, the Vikings have the QB advantage. If Case Keenum can get enough time to throw and avoid making the big mistake, the Vikings will return home to play in the Super Bowl. Prediction: Vikings

MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE - 2018-01-21 02:38:00

Opioid crisis strains Minnesota's child protection system

The opioid epidemic that has ravaged communities across Minnesota is also wreaking havoc on the lives of hundreds of children whose parents abuse drugs. New data from the Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS) show that, as the opioid crisis tightened its grip on the Upper Midwest, the number

MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE - 2018-01-20 22:08:00

Sheriff's Office: 2 Dead, 1 Seriously Injured In Wis. Crash

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - Two people are dead and another is seriously injured after a crash in western Wisconsin Saturday morning. According to the St. Croix County Sheriff's Office, a motorist called 911 around 5 a.m. to report a car in a ditch on County Road E in Baldwin Township. When deputies arrive

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-20 15:59:44

Police: Man Injured In Downtown Mpls. Disturbance

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - Minneapolis Police are investigating a disturbance Saturday night which sent a man to the hospital. It happened just before 5:45 p.m. at a business in the 600 block of First Avenue North. So far, officials are only saying that the man received non-life threatening injures, and t

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-20 22:21:03

UnitedHealth and Walgreens are mixing urgent care with pharmacy

The tiny suburb of Hilltop, located just north of Minneapolis, is hosting an experimental mash-up of health care services that's helping to generate buzz on Wall Street. Hilltop is one of more than a dozen locations across the country where pharmacy giant Walgreens has carved out space in its stores

MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE - 2018-01-20 20:32:00

Robstown police identify suspects in convenience store robbery

Robstown police have identified two individuals suspected of robbing a convenience store and are asking for the public's help in locating one of them. Detective Arturo Gonzalez, with the Robstown Police Department, said investigators had identified the pair as 28-year-old Jessica Lynn Sandoval and 3

CORPUS CHRISTI CALLER - 2018-01-19 22:26:45

JIMENEZ: 'The Post' reminds us what free press' job is

The past week has shown us the power of words, or rather the power of one dirty word. That word said by President Donald Trump to describe immigrants from certain countries challenged all our ideals about being a beacon for the oppressed peoples of the world. It was a relief from the sordidness of t

CORPUS CHRISTI CALLER - 2018-01-20 22:00:07

Rockport family receives assistance from wrestling community

When Wrestling for Rockport started on Thursday it was more than a wrestling meet. It was a new start for a Rockport family. Jonathan Mauricio and his wife, Lynae Lanfair, evacuated to Austin with their two daughters Madison Mauricio, 11, and Zoe Mauricio, 5, and had no idea what would happen. When

CORPUS CHRISTI CALLER - 2018-01-19 22:37:58

Corpus Christi to host a Taco Festival

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - Forget taco Tuesday, it's time for a taco festival! Corpus Christi could soon be getting it's very own taco festival this September. According to the Corpus Christi Caller-Times, the event is set for September 15th, which is the first day of Hispanic Heritage month. Or

KIII TV3 - 2018-01-20 13:33:09