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06 Sep News

City of Tomahawk Explores Fire Department Building

The City of Tomahawk is exploring the purchase of a property for the use of the Fire Department going forward. That discussion will take place at a special Finance Committee meeting scheduled prior to the regular meeting this evening. According to the agenda, the discussion will take place in closed session. The City has, in ...

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06 Sep News

DNR New Buyer and Returning Hunter Deals

The DNR is promoting the upcoming hunting seasons by continuing their New Buyer and Returning Hunter licenses. Keith Warnke with the Department of Natural Resources called the deal “one of the best outdoor fun bargains around. The DNR has offered the new buyer’s license at $5 as a way to get people hooked on the ...

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06 Sep News

Routine Bridge Maintenance on Hwy 51 in Minocqua this Week

As we enter the final stretch of the construction season, a few short projects get under way. According to the DoT, motorists can expect to encounter single lane closures on northbound and southbound US 51 between Country Club Road and West Park Avenue (at Minocqua Lake) beginning Tuesday, September 6. The lane closures are necessary ...

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05 Sep News

Missing Wausau Man Located in Lincoln County After Night in Field

A missing Wausau man was located after spending the night in a field in Lincoln County. The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office says that deputies were initially called for a suspicious person Saturday morning at around 10:30. A cell caller reported a man lying in a field on Lake Road near the county line. The caller ...

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05 Sep News

Shots Fired, No One Injured in Lincoln Co. Incident Sunday

No one was injured after shots were fired during an argument in Lincoln County early yesterday morning. The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office says the 31 year old Kronenwetter man is in custody following that incident. Deputies were initially called to a disturbance at a cabin in the Town of Russell at just after 1am. When ...

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05 Sep News

Two Injured in Lincoln County ATV Accident

Two people were injured in an ATV accident in Lincoln County over the weekend. The initial call was for a two ATV accident in the Town of Harding at around 5pm Saturday afternoon. The accident happened on County Road MM and County E. Deputies learned that the two riders were part of a group traveling ...

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05 Sep News

Pilot, Passenger Safe After Water Plane Overturns in Forest County

Two individuals are safe following a plane crash in Forest County over the weekend. That crash happened on Lake Metonga near Crandon Friday evening. Officials believe the sea plane was trying to perform a water landing on its pontoons. The plane was overturned when responders arrived on the scene. Its two occupants, a 64 year ...

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05 Sep News

Fire at Restaurant in Sayner

A bar and restaurant in Vilas County was destroyed in a fire over the weekend. Firefighters were called to Danny’s Roadhouse Saloon and Grill in Sayner overnight Saturday for reports of heavy smoke. Crews arrived to find the building fully engulfed. Fortunately the bar was closed at the time and no one was injured. Several ...

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05 Sep News

Labor Day Parade Car Show in Merrill

Labor Day marks a tradition for the city of Merrill, as the community will once again host their annual Labor Day Parade with plenty of other activities. The parade, which kicks off the festivities, begins in just a few hours. They’ll leave from South Genesee Street at 10am. The route will take participants through Merrill ...

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05 Sep News

Lincoln County Sheriff’s Report

A 20 year old Merrill man was arrested last Monday after an investigation into a domestic dispute in the Town of Merrill. The suspect had left the home after the alleged incident and was located by Merrill police. He is facing charges include battery, criminal damage to property, strangulation and intimidating a victim. He remains ...

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