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It’s either too hot or too cold — rarely ‘just right.’  That’s been the story of Wisconsin’s weather this week.  Temperatures plunged into the 40′s in parts of the north overnight, after Lone Rock in Sauk County had a heat … Continue reading

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A dry and comfortable weekend is in store for most of Wisconsin.  After some record cool readings this week, temperatures will get close to normal this afternoon.  Highs near 80 are expected both today and tomorrow, with warmer lows tonight … Continue reading

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Rusk County (WQOW) - A county with a chronically high rate of unemployment takes action, and job seekers showed up to reap the benefits. Rusk County has had a harder time than most recovering from an economic recession. On Wednesday, something … Continue reading

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Wisconsin’s average gas price dropped by another penny-a-gallon this morning, as tensions ease over possible cuts in Iraq’s oil production.  The Triple-”A” said the average statewide price was 3.61 this morning for regular unleaded.  That’s five-and-a-half cents less than a … Continue reading

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MADISON, Wis. (AP) – A state appeals court has upheld the homicide conviction of a man who stabbed a 93-year-old woman to death in northern Wisconsin. The 3rd Circuit Court of Appeals on Tuesday rejected the argument of Christopher Roalson. He … Continue reading

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The 2014 Northland Mardi Gras Queen Pageant and Coronation ceremony took place Saturday evening at the Ladysmith High School Auditorium.  Our own Chris Brooks was the Master of Ceremony for the event.  Selected by the judges as the 2014 Northland … Continue reading

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It’s been awhile since we’ve had a dry-and-sweltering day in Wisconsin.  Many parts of the Badger State still have not seen 90-degrees this summer — very unusual for this time of year.  Yesterday, Rhinelander set a new record for the … Continue reading

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A half-dozen tornadoes in mid-June did not do enough damage for homes and businesses in southwest Wisconsin to get FEMA’s major disaster aid.  But Governor Scott Walker said Grant County met the criteria for the U-S Small Business Administration to cover … Continue reading

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