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04 Nov News

Road Construction Update–November 4

According to the Department of Transportation, a few road projects in the northwoods are continuing into early November. Here in Lincoln County, the end date for the Highway 64 project has been pushed to the end of this week. Crews have been resurfacing the roadway, working on guard rails and a bridge. When first announced ...

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04 Nov News

Tomahawk Police Report-November 4

Officers took a 36 year old man into custody for a probation hold at a Tomahawk residence. The man was arrested without incident. Officers are investigating pellet holes discovered in a Tomahawk man’s vehicle. Police are working with a nearby business to utilize their security footage for evidence. On Halloween night residents on King’s Road ...

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03 Nov News

ATV Driver Crashes in Lincoln County, Suffers Minor Injuries

An ATV driver sustained minor injuries following a crash in Lincoln County over the weekend. The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office investigated the accident on a trail off of Ski Hill Road in the Town of Harrison. The 30 year old driver from Edgar told deputies he was traveling down the trail when he hit a ...

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03 Nov News

Teen Depression and Anxiety Discussion in Tomahawk

Tonight in Tomahawk, experts will weight in on a discussion for an often unspoken, albeit serious issue…teen depression and suicide. Ministry Medical Group will be hosting the discussion session titled, Depression, Anxiety, Suicide and Teens. The informational presentation is designed for parents and other caregivers of teens. Behavioral Health Specialists Lori Decker and Julie Jenson ...

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03 Nov News

Man Recovering After Being Shot in Family Distrurbance

One person is being treated following a shooting in Marathon County yesterday afternoon. The Marathon County Sheriff’s Office says that shooting occurred at around 4:15 in the Town of Frankfort, west of Wausau. Investigators say the shooting was the result of a family disturbance. One person was struck in the leg by another family member. ...

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03 Nov News

Victim Identified in Fatal Vehicle Crash in Marathon County

Officials have now identified the man who died in a two vehicle accident in Marathon County over the weekend. That crash occurred at the intersection of County N and Highway 107 in Marathon City at just before 9:15 Saturday night. Investigators say that an 88 year old man died at the scene. Investigators today have ...

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03 Nov News

Nicolet Continues Presidential Search

Nicolet College continues to take steps in their effort to find their next college president. The district board’s presidential search committee will meet this morning. Today’s agenda includes: setting up a presidential job profile and description along with setting up a time line for this search. The area technical school has been operating with an ...

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03 Nov News

Lincoln County Sheriff’s Report–November 3

A 34 year old Tomahawk man arrested Thursday evening after deputies responded to a disturbance. Caller reported an intoxicated man causing problems at a residence on Pfeifer Rd. The man was brought to the Lincoln County Jail and booked on a disorderly conduct charge and released after posting bond. Snow and ice returned to the ...

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03 Nov News

Taylor County Man Sentenced to 40 Years for Shooting Deputy

A Taylor County man was sentenced Friday to 40 years in prison for shooting a sheriff’s deputy last summer. Alexander Schneider of Westboro, was previously convicted of three felonies including attempted first degree intentional homicide. The charges was the result of a September 8, 2013 incident. Deputy Chad Kowalczyk was responding to a restraining order ...

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31 Oct News

Winter Farmer’s Markets Keep Fresh, Local Foods Available in Northwoods

With a fresh layer of snow on the ground, farmer’s markets are the probably the furthest thing from the mind in Northern Wisconsin. But two area groups are teaming to try and bring healthy foods to the Northwoods during the colder months. The LEAN Coalition is partnering with the YMCA of the Northwoods in Rhinelander ...

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