Baby kidnapping suspect sobs on witness stand
IRMA - Two people in a car were hurt in a crash with a semi-truck on U.S. Highway 51 at an intersection near Irma, the Lincoln County Sheriff's Department said.
Wis. Rapids Fire Causes $1,000 in Damage to Coffee Shop
The owner of a Wisconsin Rapids coffee shop said a fire Wednesday afternoon caused about a $1,000 in damage.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Election voting under way in Wisconsin
The Situation is due to have his day in court.Former "Jersey Shore" star Michael Sorrentino, better known as the Situation, is scheduled to appear in Middletown Township municipal court Monday afternoon to answer to simple assault charges.
Sunday's Hail Storm Damages Plane Headed to AirVenture Oshkosh
Hail in Wisconsin Rapids damaged homes, gardens, cars, and even a few planes early Sunday morning.
Railroad Commisioner: Train crashes linked to train volume
It was a deadly weekend for train accidents in Wisconsin. Three separate incidents in Wisconsin Dells, the Village of Gilman and Wisconsin Rapids left three people dead.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Wisconsin Rapids Police search for man in video
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Wisconsin Rapids car dealers suffer hundreds of thousands of dollars in hail damage
A man in Florida apparently got a dose of road rage karma when police say he was run over by his own pickup truck after getting out to bang on another driver's window.
Wisconsin Rapids United Way to Provide Free Cell Phones Through Partnership
United Way of Inner Wisconsin has announced they will partner with enTouch Wireless, which provides free cell phones to individuals who qualify for other governmental programs, such as Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program , the National School Lunch Program, Supplemental Security Income , Medicaid, etc.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
All Lanes Open After Wisconsin Rapids Train Incident
The Wisconsin DOT reports Wisconsin Highway 73 northbound and southbound lanes are open again after a traffic incident occurred at the rail road tracks in Wisconsin Rapids.
Wisconsin Rapids Motorcyclists Raise Money for Boys & Girls Club
Nearly 300 motorcycle riders took to the streets of Wisconsin Rapids for the annual ride for a Boys & Girls Club fundraiser.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Gov. Walker Partially Lifts Moratorium on Historic Preservation Tax Credit
Mayors across Wisconsin are applauding Governor Walker after he made the decision to partially lift a recent ban on tax cuts for restoring old buildings.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Bucky's 5th Quarter
Wisconsin women's hockey: Presley Norby, Kyleigh Hanzlik give verbal commitments
Wisconsin received two big commitments as Presley Norby and Kyleigh Hanzlik recently gave verbal pledges to Mark Johnson and the Badgers.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
South edges North in NWL All-Star Game
Madison's Pete Alonso hit a three run home run scoring two central Wisconsin players in the fourth inning, and the South Division held onto the lead to take down the North Division 3-0 in the Northwoods League All-Star Game.
Wisconsin Rapids police bring awareness to dangers of leaving children in hot cars
A federal appeals court has delivered a serious setback to President Barack Obama's health care law, potentially derailing subsidies for many low- and middle-income people who have bought policies.
Wisconsin Rapids PD Highlights Risks of Leaving Children in Vehicles
The Wisconsin Rapids Police Department is finding a unique way to demonstrate the dangers that accidentally leaving children inside hot vehicles can pose.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Woodchucks use 8th inning to top Rafters
The Wisconsin Woodchucks used a three-run 8th inning to beat the rival Wisconsin Rapids Rafters 5-4 Saturday night at Witter Field.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Wis. Rapids Man Charged with Raping Girl, 13
A 34-year-old Wisconsin Rapids man is charged with two counts of 1st degree sexual assault of a child and 2nd degree sexual assault after he's accused of raping a 13-year-old girl.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Rafters hang on for win, Woodchucks struggle offensively and lose
The Wisconsin Woodchucks allowed the Kenosha Kingfish to score five runs in the first two innings and could only manage five hits in a 7-2 loss at Athletic Park Friday night.
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Berlin armory to reopen as part of Guard reorganization
The Wisconsin Army National Guard plans to reopen an armory in Berlin while closing two others elsewhere in the state as part of an Army-directed reorganization and consolidation of units.