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CNA charged with sexual assault at Birch Hill

Complaint alleges sexual contact with 72-year-old resident. A certified nursing assistant at Birch Hill Health Care Center has been charged with the sexual assault of a resident at the facility.


Mrs. Wisconsin American and Miss Wisconsin for America

Accepting contestants for the title of Mrs. Wisconsin America and the new title of Miss Wisconsin for America. Miss must be at least 18, single, divorced or legally separated. Categories of competition: Interview, Evening Gown, Swim Suit and on stage question.


Wisconsin court records detail investigation, charges in Sycamore woman's killing

Note to readers: These reports contain explicit descriptions of a murder scene. Documents obtained from the Dodge County State's Attorney's office detail a gruesome scene Saturday when Ulisses Medina Espinosa shot and killed his ex-wife, Stacia Hollinshead, a DeKalb County prosecutor, while their fi


Missing Michigan Woman Found Dead In Wisconsin: Report

KENOSHA, WI -- Amanda Hanover, the missing 39-year-old woman from Michigan who went missing presumably in Wisconsin has been found dead in Kenosha, authorities say. The Kenosha Police Department found her car near 101 56th Street, also known as the Fisherman's Circle, in the City of Kenosha last wee


‘The dog went under multiple times:’ Struggling pup rescued from icy water in Shawano

SHAWANO — Dramatic video shows a dog being rescued from icy waters near Green Bay. A strong doggy paddle shouldn’t be underestimated, and the video showed the pup was trying with all of his might to get out of a scary situation on his own, but started to struggle.


Sheriff's Department: Teens injured after crashing stolen SUV

NEW LONDON, Wis. (WSAW) -- The Waupaca County Sheriff's Department says two teens were injured Saturday after allegedly crashing a stolen SUV. Investigators said a pursuit began around 5:30 p.m. in New London. New London police attempted to stop the vehicle, but stopped pursuit due to its high rate


Track and field: Shawano girls distance runners excel in loaded meet

The Shawano Community High School track and field team went through a big early season test Saturday, competing in the Ripon College Showcase Meet at Ripon College. The Shawano girls came in 10th in the 15-team large division, while the boys took 15th.


2 teens arrested after high speed chase

Rawhide runaways allegedly stole vehicle in Waupaca County. Two teenage runaways from the Rawhide Boys Ranch near New London were arrested Saturday in Shawano County after a high-speed chase that ended with them crashing the vehicle.


Wisconsin officials await ruling on laws limiting governor

MADISON, Wis. - Wisconsin officials are waiting for a pair of courts to decide whether laws that Republicans passed last year limiting the powers of the new Democratic governor and attorney general can stand.


Wisconsin to restore pardons

Pardon me. That is what more than 1000 people are asking for in Wisconsin. That is how many people have contacted Wisconsin’s new Governor now that he has promised to begin issuing pardons to those convicted of some crimes. Governor Evers has received emails, letters and phone calls from more than 1


Gillett Man Found With Meth Packages in Traffic Stop

SEYMOUR, Wis. (WFRV) - A 20-year-old Gillett man is in custody following a traffic stop in the City of Seymour. At around 5 p.m. on Saturday, a K-9 unit with the Seymour Police Department pulled over a vehicle in the area of Main Street and Highway 54 for a seat belt and license plate violation. Aft


Snow melt creating flood concerns in New London area

NEW LONDON, Wis. — The snow in northern parts of Wisconsin are feeding the Wolf River in New London too fast and the water levels are getting awfully close to homes. The Outagamie County Sheriff’s Office put a no-wake zone in place for all waterways across the whole county to try and reduce property