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POLICE: FIRE IN NEILLSVILLE INTENTIONALLY SET
Friday, April 30th, 2010 -- 11:05 am
Investigators say a fire that broke out at a vacant Neillsville building was intentionally set. [ full story ]
ADMINISTRATOR MAY BE FULL-TIME AGAIN IN GREENWOOD
Friday, April 30th, 2010 -- 11:04 am
The Greenwood School Board might elect to restructure the school’s administration when they meet Monday. [ full story ]
INFO ON HIGHGROUND EVENT THIS WEEKEND
Friday, April 30th, 2010 -- 11:03 am
There was a misprint in the paper concerning this week's Helicopter Expo at The Highground. [ full story ]
FIVE MARSHFIELD TEACHERS LAID OFF
Friday, April 30th, 2010 -- 11:02 am
Five Marshfield School District teachers got bad news this week. [ full story ]
AREA CHURCH HELPING THOSE IN NEED
Thursday, April 29th, 2010 -- 11:35 am
Living Hope Evengelical-Free Church is working with 2nd Harvest and Feed My People Food Bank to host a food distribution. [ full story ]
MAN EXPECTED TO ENTER PLEA FOR CRASH THAT KILLED INFANT
Thursday, April 29th, 2010 -- 11:30 am
A plea hearing is scheduled for May 11 for a former Marshfield man accused of killing an infant when his vehicle crashed last summer into an Amish buggy. [ full story ]
KIND TO PAY BACK GOLDMAN SACHS DONATION
Thursday, April 29th, 2010 -- 11:29 am
A congressman who represents a good chunk of our listening area has paid back a donation he received from a troubled financial institution. [ full story ]
EMERGENCY CHLORINATION ORDER IN CURTISS
Thursday, April 29th, 2010 -- 11:25 am
A Clark County community is under an emergency chlorination order, but it should have very limited impact on its residents.
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FARMERS IN THEIR FIELDS EARLY
Wednesday, April 28th, 2010 -- 10:39 am
The warm weather and dry fields have allowed farmers to get cracking with crop work earlier than normal. [ full story ]
ATV TRAILS TO OPEN THIS WEEKEND
Wednesday, April 28th, 2010 -- 10:33 am
ATV trails in Clark County are set to open this weekend, but there are some changes. [ full story ]
WOLF AGAIN IN THE CROSSHAIRS?
Wednesday, April 28th, 2010 -- 10:32 am
The DNR is again pushing federal authorities to remove the gray wolf from the endangered species list. [ full story ]
AUGUSTA FIREFIGHTER ALLEGEDLY PLANNED ARSON FOR MONEY
Wednesday, April 28th, 2010 -- 10:31 am
A firefighter allegedly enlisted the help of a teenager to set fires, all for the $8 an hour he got to fight the blazes. [ full story ]
WIAA BOARD MODIFIES FOOTBALL-ONLY REALIGNMENT PLANS
Wednesday, April 28th, 2010 -- 10:25 am
The Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Board of Control modified Executive Staff recommendations for a pair of football-only conference realignment plans at its April meeting Tuesday.
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NEILLSVILLE ALONE ATOP EASTERN CLOVERBELT SOFTBALL
Wednesday, April 28th, 2010 -- 7:17 am
The Neillsville Warrior girls softball team is now alone atop the Eastern Cloverbelt after a 15-2 win over Loyal last night. [ full story ]
ASSISTED LIVING FACILITY MOVES TOWARD COMPLETION
Tuesday, April 27th, 2010 -- 11:51 am
Held up by red tape, Memorial Medical Center is closer than ever to opening an assisted living facility. [ full story ]
BIG DAY FOR AREA VETS
Tuesday, April 27th, 2010 -- 11:45 am
Nearly 100 World War II veterans from Northcentral Wisconsin boarded a plane this morning bound for Washington, D.C. [ full story ]
AREA SCHOOL LOOKS AT LAYOFFS
Tuesday, April 27th, 2010 -- 11:44 am
Despite passing a huge a referendum in 2008, an area district says they're $1.4-million in the hole. [ full story ]
MEMORIAL MED TO OFFER SLEEP LAB SERVICES
Tuesday, April 27th, 2010 -- 11:43 am
Sleep Lab open house scheduled for Wednesday will show off new service at local hospital. [ full story ]
FIRST WBCA POLL RELEASED
Tuesday, April 27th, 2010 -- 10:12 am
The first Wisconsin Baseball Coaches Association poll of the year has been released. Kimberly tops Division 1, West DePere in Division 2, Parkview is #1 in Division 3 and Rosholt is number one in Division 4. [ full story ]
TWO PRIORS NOT GOOD FOR LOCAL ATTORNEY
Monday, April 26th, 2010 -- 11:28 am
What’s in a name? A lot, according to a local attorney. [ full story ]
NAME RELEASED IN FATAL SILO FALL
Monday, April 26th, 2010 -- 11:24 am
The Clark County Sheriff’s Department has released the name of the 19-year-old man who died after falling from a silo Friday. [ full story ]
KREITLOW REFLECTS ON SESSION
Monday, April 26th, 2010 -- 11:23 am
Sen. Pat Kreitlow (D-Chippewa Falls) says the recently ended legislative session was a good one, but not all of the proposals he supported moved forward. [ full story ]
CLARK CO. JOBLESS RATE IMPROVES
Monday, April 26th, 2010 -- 11:17 am
The unemployment rate here dropped from 12.5% in February to 12.1% in March, according to the latest jobs report. [ full story ]
GIRLS FASTPITCH SOFTBALL CLINIC TO BE HELD IN NEILLSVILLE
Monday, April 26th, 2010 -- 8:55 am
The Neillsville Rec. Department is sponsoring a youth Fastpitch Softball Clinic for girls in grades 4 - 8 on Saturday and Sunday, May 15th and 16th at the Neillsville School. [ full story ]
OPELT TAKES 1ST IN WI RAPIDS, QUALIFIES FOR NATIONALS AND STARTING SPOT ON ALL-STAR TEAM
Monday, April 26th, 2010 -- 7:36 am
Phillip Opelt of Neillsville took 1st at 98 pounds in both the State Freestyle and Greco Wrestling Tournaments this weekend in Wisconsin Rapids which qualifies him for Nationals and a spot on the Wisconsin All-Star Team. [ full story ]
MAN DIED AFTER FALL FROM SILO
Friday, April 23rd, 2010 -- 2:59 pm
A 19-year-old man has died after falling 45-feet from a silo in northwestern Clark County. [ full story ]
GOING TO EXTREMES FOR EDUCATION
Friday, April 23rd, 2010 -- 12:16 pm
A group of five Granton educators walked from their school to Marshfield Thursday night to raise money for a new outdoor learning initiative. [ full story ]
HERITAGE DAYS HAS NEW THEME
Friday, April 23rd, 2010 -- 12:10 pm
Neillsville’s Heritage Days celebration is already starting to take shape. [ full story ]
TRIP TO EUROPE MORE THAN NEILLSVILLE WOMAN BARGAINED FOR
Friday, April 23rd, 2010 -- 10:09 am
A Neillsville woman is back on American soil after an interesting vacation to Europe. [ full story ]
CLARK CO. SQUAD STRUCK IN NEILLSVILLE
Friday, April 23rd, 2010 -- 10:00 am
There was an accident involving a Clark County squad car and a pick-up truck in the City of Neillsville Thursday. [ full story ]
WBCA BOYS AND GIRLS ALL STAR GAME ROSTERS ANNOUNCED
Thursday, April 22nd, 2010 -- 11:01 am
The WBCA presents the annual Boys & Girls All-Star games each summer featuring the top senior basketball players in the state. This year the games will be June 19th in Madison. [ full story ]
LOCAL SCHOOLS GOING GREEN ON EARTH DAY
Thursday, April 22nd, 2010 -- 8:39 am
Granton is calling this an “Earth Day Extravaganza”, while Neillsville prepares their first school garden. [ full story ]
NAME RELEASED IN FATAL BARN FIRE
Thursday, April 22nd, 2010 -- 8:32 am
Investigators don't know how the fire started, but don't suspect foul play. [ full story ]
PUPPY MILL PANEL MEETS
Thursday, April 22nd, 2010 -- 8:29 am
A panel tasked with working out the details of the puppy mill ban met for the first time Wednesday. Neillsville well represented. [ full story ]
POSSIBLE ABDUCTION ATTEMPT IN THORP
Wednesday, April 21st, 2010 -- 3:31 pm
Area families are being put on alert after a possible abduction attempt in Thorp. [ full story ]
SEVERE WEATHER AWARENESS WEEK
Wednesday, April 21st, 2010 -- 12:59 pm
While the weather has been beautiful lately, this is Wisconsin—and things can change fast. [ full story ]
OFFICIALS RELEASE UPDATE ON FATAL BARN FIRE
Wednesday, April 21st, 2010 -- 10:45 am
We’ve got some new information about that fatal fire near Abbotsford. [ full story ]
POESCHEL ERA UNDERWAY IN NEILLSVILLE
Wednesday, April 21st, 2010 -- 10:45 am
Neillsville's new mayor was sworn in Tuesday night. [ full story ]
REP. WOOD CENSURED BY ASSEMBLY
Wednesday, April 21st, 2010 -- 10:43 am
The state Assembly has censured a lawmaker for three impaired driving arrests in less than a year. [ full story ]
FORMER ABBY F.D. TREASURER CHARGED
Wednesday, April 21st, 2010 -- 10:40 am
The former treasurer of an area fire department has been charged with stealing thousands of dollars from the organization. [ full story ]
2010 GREEN BAY PACKER SCHEDULE RELEASED
Wednesday, April 21st, 2010 -- 8:44 am
The Green Bay Packers will play four prime-time games in the 2010 season, including a Sunday-night matchup against the Minnesota Vikings on October 24 at Lambeau Field. The team released its 2010 schedule Tuesday. [ full story ]
FULL NFL SCHEDULES TO BE RELEASED TODAY
Tuesday, April 20th, 2010 -- 11:30 am
The complete 2010 NFL Schedule will be released this evening at 6 pm exclusively on NFL.com and the NFL Network. [ ]
GOOD EXCUSE FOR CLARK CO. BOARD ABSENCE
Tuesday, April 20th, 2010 -- 11:09 am
Neillsville supervisor stranded in Europe. [ full story ]
NO CHANGE IN LEADERSHIP ON CLARK CO. BOARD
Tuesday, April 20th, 2010 -- 11:08 am
Four new members of the Clark County Board were among the 27 sworn into office Tuesday morning. Two board members were absent. [ full story ]
MAN DIES IN CLARK CO. BARN FIRE
Tuesday, April 20th, 2010 -- 11:06 am
There was a massive barn fire between Curtiss and Abbotsford yesterday afternoon, and there are reports that a man died in the blaze. [ full story ]
REP. WOOD SENT TO THE SLAMMER
Tuesday, April 20th, 2010 -- 11:05 am
State Representative Jeff Wood was sentenced to 45 days in jail and fined over $1600 Monday, for the most serious of his three O-W-I arrests over the past 17 months. [ full story ]
MAPLE SYRUP MEETING COMING TO NEILLSVILLE
Monday, April 19th, 2010 -- 10:35 am
The state’s maple syrup industry will return to Neillsville next month for their annual meeting. [ full story ]
GENETICALLY-ENGINEERED CROPS TAKE OVER MARKET, RAISE QUESTIONS
Monday, April 19th, 2010 -- 10:25 am
When we think of technology we usually think of computers, cell phones or iPods—but some of the most interesting technological advances have come in the field. [ full story ]
AREA SCHOOL COULD FACE BIG REFERENDUM
Monday, April 19th, 2010 -- 10:15 am
A large building referendum could be in the cards for residents of the Alma Center-Humbird-Merrillan School District. [ full story ]
CLARK CO. SENDS TRAIL GRANTS TO DNR
Monday, April 19th, 2010 -- 10:14 am
The Clark County Forestry and Parks Committee hopes to secure over $500,000 in grants for trail projects and maintenance. [ full story ]
JACKSON CO. COULD GET BIG PAYOUT FROM HO-CHUNK NATION
Monday, April 19th, 2010 -- 10:13 am
Jackson County would receive an annual payment of $472,000 from the Nation. [ full story ]
NO EXPULSION FOR WOOD
Friday, April 16th, 2010 -- 11:30 am
A state lawmaker facing expulsion for allegedly driving under the influence will have to wait until next week to find out his fate. [ full story ]
TICKEY OFFICE FOR STEAMBOAT SINKS
Friday, April 16th, 2010 -- 11:27 am
The floating ticket office for a popular La Crosse attraction sank Wednesday. [ full story ]
COPS HELP PARTIALLY NUDE WOMAN HOME
Friday, April 16th, 2010 -- 11:26 am
It wasn’t a run-of-the-mill call for the Chippewa Falls Police Department early Friday morning. [ full story ]
CLARK CO. COMMITTEE SAYS 'NO' TO UTV'S
Thursday, April 15th, 2010 -- 12:18 pm
Clark County ATV trails will not be open to so-called UTVs when they open May 1st. [ full story ]
FIREBALL LIGHTS UP THE SKY IN SW WISCONSIN
Thursday, April 15th, 2010 -- 12:17 pm
Residents in Iowa, Wisconsin, Missouri, even Illinois reported seeing a meteor or a large fireball traverse the sky shortly after 10 p.m. [ full story ]
HEAD OF LOCAL AGENCY RESIGNS AFTER AUDIT
Thursday, April 15th, 2010 -- 12:16 pm
The longtime head of a central Wisconsin agency is retiring just days after an audit criticized his management. [ full story ]
TRAIN VS. SEMI IN ALMA CENTER
Thursday, April 15th, 2010 -- 12:15 pm
A train collides with a semi near Alma Center leaving animal parts strewn over the road, but both the driver and the conductor walk away unharmed. [ full story ]
BOB & CARYL'S IGA TO BE SOLD
Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 -- 11:40 am
After 40 years, the Solberg family is getting out of the grocery business in Neillsville. [ full story ]
NEILLSVILLE FD CALLED TO CHIMNEY FIRE
Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 -- 11:36 am
The Neillsville Fire Department was called to the scene of a chimney fire Tuesday night. [ full story ]
MURPHY BIDS FAREWELL
Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 -- 11:36 am
It was the end of an era last night at Neillsville’s City Hall as one of the longest serving Mayors in the City history presided over her last meeting. The Council's work continues. [ full story ]
TURKEY COLLISION
Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 -- 11:33 am
We know we have to watch out for deer, and the occasional bear, while driving. But how about turkeys? [ full story ]
TOMMY DECISION THURSDAY
Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 -- 11:32 am
Former Gov. Tommy Thompson is expected to announce Thursday whether he plans to run against U.S. Sen. Russ Feingold (D-Wis.). [ full story ]
MARINE WITH LOCAL TIES KILLED IN AFGHANISTAN
Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 -- 11:30 am
A former Neillsville student has been killed in Afghanistan. [ full story ]
UW EAU CLAIRE FOOTBALL RECRUITS INCLUDE CLOVERBELT AND CLOVERWOOD PLAYERS
Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 -- 10:15 am
The UW-Eau Claire football team released a list of area football recruits for the 2010 season on Tuesday and it includes some Cloverbelt and Cloverwood athletes.

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MURPHY TO HAND OVER THE GAVEL
Tuesday, April 13th, 2010 -- 11:24 am
Barring a future run for the office, Neillsville Mayor Diane Murphy is set to preside over her last City Council Tuesday night. [ full story ]
LOCAL HEALTH OFFICIALS: STDS A PROBLEM HERE, TOO
Tuesday, April 13th, 2010 -- 11:23 am
There are an estimated 19-million new sexually transmitted infections occurring every year in the United States. [ full story ]
WISCONSIN TOPS IN CENSUS RETURNS
Tuesday, April 13th, 2010 -- 11:21 am
With just a few days left to send them back, Wisconsin leads the nation with a 77-percent participation rate in the Census. [ full story ]
NEILLSVILLE 8TH GRADE GIRLS WIN 3RD STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Tuesday, April 13th, 2010 -- 11:04 am
The Neillsville Warriors girl's 8th grade basketball team earned their 3rd straight Wisconsin State Invitational Championship this past weekend in Stevens Point. [ full story ]
COURTNEY TO PLAY AND GAIERS TO COACH IN WBCA ALL STAR GAME
Tuesday, April 13th, 2010 -- 9:52 am
Senior Caitlin Courtney of Neillsville and Head Coach John Gaier along with assistant coach Michael Gaier will be a part of the Division 3 North All-Star squad as part of the Wisconsin Basketball Coaches Association All Star Games in Madison. [ full story ]
AREA VET LOOKING FORWARD TO TRIP TO D.C.
Monday, April 12th, 2010 -- 10:58 am
Robert Luchterhand, 88, stormed the beach at Normandy and fought in the Battle of the Bulge. [ full story ]
GOVERNOR'S FISHING OPENER WILL BE IN HATFIELD
Monday, April 12th, 2010 -- 10:54 am
Governor Jim Doyle will kick-off the 2010 fishing season at an area lake. [ full story ]
WOOD CO. GETS GRANT
Monday, April 12th, 2010 -- 10:53 am
Wood County is getting a $13,000 grant to help them implement a new video recording interview room in the Wood County Courthouse. [ full story ]
PACKER PRESEASON SCHEDULE FINALIZED
Saturday, April 10th, 2010 -- 6:54 am
The Green Bay Packers have finalized the dates and times for their 2010 preseason schedule.

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NON-PROFIT HELPING AREA FAMILY
Friday, April 9th, 2010 -- 12:19 pm
The Hands Foundation, local contractors, help make area family's home for accessible. [ full story ]
SUDER HOME FROM AFGHANISTAN
Friday, April 9th, 2010 -- 12:13 pm
A local state representative is back on home soil after several months of active duty in Afghanistan. [ full story ]
FARMERS' MARKETS GEARING UP
Friday, April 9th, 2010 -- 12:12 pm
An early Spring has people excited about growing. [ full story ]
WISCONSIN WORKS ON NEW DEPARTMENT FOR HEALTH CARE REFORM
Thursday, April 8th, 2010 -- 12:24 pm
A new state office will help Wisconsin implement federal health care reforms. [ full story ]
BRF MURDER WILL BE FEATURED ON TV SHOW
Thursday, April 8th, 2010 -- 12:20 pm
A nationally televised show will focus on a successful area murder investigation. [ full story ]
MIXED BAG FOR SCHOOL REFERENDUMS
Thursday, April 8th, 2010 -- 12:19 pm
A note to schools that may need to pass a referendum to stay open: you might want to avoid never-ending revenue cap exemptions. [ full story ]
FUNDIJNG APPROVED FOR DENTAL CLINIC
Thursday, April 8th, 2010 -- 12:17 pm
$10-million might be coming to Marshfield for a new dental school. [ full story ]
DISTRICT ATTORNEY: TEACHING BIRTH CONTROL COULD LEAD TO CHARGES
Wednesday, April 7th, 2010 -- 10:00 am
Clark County’s District Attorney thinks a colleague might be grasping at straws with a recent memo urging schools in his area to drop sex ed classes, or risk prosecution. [ full story ]
WENZEL, UECKER GOING INTO HALL OF FAME
Wednesday, April 7th, 2010 -- 9:52 am
A Marshfield man is set to go into a unique Hall of Fame, along with a Wisconsin sports legend. [ full story ]
POESCHEL WINS RACE FOR MAYOR
Tuesday, April 6th, 2010 -- 10:15 pm
Dewey Poeschel will be the next mayor of the city of Neillsville. Murphy says new business venture may have led to her ouster. [ full story ]
ELECTION RESULTS
Tuesday, April 6th, 2010 -- 9:03 pm
4/7/10 - 8:25 a.m. -- Results updated to include County's final tally [ full story ]
4-H FIELDS COMPLAINTS ABOUT HSUS
Tuesday, April 6th, 2010 -- 12:24 pm
The leadership of the World’s largest youth organization is under fire after they allowed what many believe is a radical animal rights group to participate in their 4-H National Conference. [ full story ]
IF PORK'S NOT THE OTHER WHITE MEAT, WHAT IS?
Tuesday, April 6th, 2010 -- 12:16 pm
For over 20 years, America’s pork industry has referred to their product as “the other white meat.” But that could be changing. [ full story ]
VOTING UNDERWAY IN SPRING ELECTION
Tuesday, April 6th, 2010 -- 12:15 pm
Our Election Night coverage begins at around 9 p.m. on 92.7 FM. [ full story ]
TREE FIRE (?) IN NEILLSVILLE
Tuesday, April 6th, 2010 -- 12:14 pm
The Neillsville Fire Department was called to the scene of a tree fire Monday afternoon. [ full story ]
YOUTH BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL SUMMER REGISTRATION
Monday, April 5th, 2010 -- 11:14 am
The Neillsville Rec Department will hold registration for boys and girls in kindergarten through 8th grades who are interested in playing summer baseball and softball on Friday, April 23rd at the Rec Department offices at City Hall. For more, click on the calender link on the left side of this page. [ ]
YOUTH SOCCER PROGRAM TO BEGIN
Monday, April 5th, 2010 -- 11:06 am
The Neillsville Recreation Department will be conducting a spring session of youth soccer starting on April 17th. [ full story ]
MOVIE SHOT IN NORTHWOODS WINNING PRAISE
Monday, April 5th, 2010 -- 10:03 am
A movie shot entirely in northern Wisconsin continues to win praise on the festival circuit. [ full story ]
REMINDER: YOU MUST BE REGISTERED TO VOTE
Monday, April 5th, 2010 -- 9:56 am
Tuesday is Election Day. [ full story ]
LOVE TRIANGLE MAY HAVE LED TO MURDER
Monday, April 5th, 2010 -- 9:55 am
A love triangle may have led to the shooting death in Boyd. [ full story ]
FORMER SHERIFF WILL RETURN TO AREA AS US MARSHALL
Monday, April 5th, 2010 -- 9:51 am
A Neillsville native and former Clark County Sheriff is set to return to Western Wisconsin as a U.S. Marshall. [ full story ]
NEILLSVILLE AREA BOY FOUND AFTER BRIEF SEARCH
Monday, April 5th, 2010 -- 9:49 am
A missing person case had a happy ending Saturday. [ full story ]
DESPITE INJURY, LUCTHERHAND AN ALL-AMERICAN
Monday, April 5th, 2010 -- 7:17 am
Damien Luchterhand of Neillsville, was undefeated when he sprained an ankle but still finished 6th at the National Folkstyle Wrestling Tournament in Cedar Falls, Iowa this past weekend, which was good enough for All-American status. [ full story ]
SNOWLESS MARCH!
Friday, April 2nd, 2010 -- 1:32 pm
We’re a few days into April already, and it turns out March 2010 was remarkable for a number of reasons. [ full story ]
CLARK CO. LOOKING INTO UTILITY VEHICLES, TRAILS
Friday, April 2nd, 2010 -- 1:31 pm
Clark County ATV trails will not be open to so-called UTVs when they open on May 1st. [ full story ]
GRASSFIRE NEAR NEILLSVILLE
Friday, April 2nd, 2010 -- 1:25 pm
There was a grassfire in the area Thursday afternoon. [ full story ]
WHERE'S THE BUZZ?
Thursday, April 1st, 2010 -- 11:38 am
The mysterious disappearance of honeybees around the world has experts perplexed, a bit worried. [ full story ]
WISCONSIN LEADS THE WAY IN CENSUS RETURNS
Thursday, April 1st, 2010 -- 11:28 am
Today is National Census Day. [ full story ]
DOUBLE-DIGIT UNEMPLOYMENT COMMON AROUND AREA, STATE
Thursday, April 1st, 2010 -- 11:24 am
Wisconsin’s Department of Workforce Development is out with their local unemployment numbers for February. [ full story ]
TWO YEARS LATER, MFLD WOMAN'S MURDER STILL UNSOLVED
Thursday, April 1st, 2010 -- 11:21 am
Friday marks the two-year anniversary of UW-Madison student Brittany Zimmermann's murder. [ full story ]


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