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5 hrs ago | WSAW

DEVELOPING: Man in Hospital After Early Morning Train Collision

A 21-year-old man was hit by a train at 2:15 a.m. Wednesday at the railroad crossing located at Vine Avenue and East Veterans Parkway in Marshfield, according to the Wood County Sheriff's Office.

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Related Topix: Marshfield, WI

Sun Jul 27, 2014

WAOW

Wood County woman killed by train

Marathon County Crime Stoppers is asking for help to find the people responsible for stealing from a business in the Township of Cleveland near Stratford.

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Related Topix: Train Disaster, Marathon County, WI

Sat Jul 26, 2014

WXOW-TV La Crosse

Farmers say cranberries are expected to do well

According to the U.S. department of agriculture Wisconsin farmers harvested six million barrels of the tart fruit in 2013, each barrel weighing 100 pounds.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Life, Fruits, Food

Fri Jul 25, 2014

WXOW-TV La Crosse

Farmers say cranberries are expected to do well

According to the U.S. department of agriculture Wisconsin farmers harvested six million barrels of the tart fruit in 2013, each barrel weighing 100 pounds.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Life, Fruits, Food

Wed Jul 23, 2014

WOZZ-FM Appleton

Group seeks to build Marshfield animal shelter

Marshfield needs its own pet shelter. That's the message from Karen Rau, president of the Marshfield Area Pet Shelter Project, who addressed Marshfield's Common Council at Tuesday night's meeting and asked for the city's financial help to supplement ongoing fundraising efforts.

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Related Topix: Marshfield, WI, Clark County, WI

Thu Jul 17, 2014

WSAW

Future of Pittsville Homes in Question

The future of a Wood County company that builds prefabricated homes is in question.

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Related Topix: Pittsville, WI

Sun Jul 13, 2014

WSAW

1 Hurt In Motorcycle Crash In Wood Co.

It all happened shortly after 3:00 PM Sunday afternoon on County Highway B near Turner Road in the Town of Wood.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

WXOW-TV La Crosse

No new leads in search for 38-year-old fugitive

A man released from prison a month ago and wanted in a spree of crimes in several counties has vanished and the trail in the search for him has gone cold, authorities said Thursday.

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Related Topix: Vesper, WI, Jackson County, WI, Merrillan, WI, Merrill, WI

Wed Jul 02, 2014

WAOW

Job market a roller coaster in central Wisconsin

A Wisconsin man's boast about selling high-quality heroin has led to a homicide charge in a fatal overdose.

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Related Topix: Wisconsin, Weather, Rhinelander, WI, Scott Walker, US Governors

WIGM-AM Medford

Fugitive eluding capture in central Wisconsin

The fugitive that narrowly escaped capture near in central Wisconsin Monday night has apparently stolen a second vehicle in Jackson County.

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Related Topix: Jackson County, WI

Tue Jul 01, 2014

WEAU-TV Eau Claire

New Information: Wanted man spotted in Wood Co.; search continues

The sheriff's department in Wood County believes Eric Hall, 38, stole a car after fleeing police just before 10 p.m. Sheriff's deputies say he may be armed and should be considered dangerous.

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Related Topix: Vesper, WI

WSAW

Wood County Deputies Search for Wanted Fugitive on the Run

Shortly before 10 p.m. Monday night, Wood County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a home in the village of Vesper on a tip of a wanted fugitive.

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Related Topix: Vesper, WI

Mon Jun 30, 2014

WOZZ-FM Appleton

Deputy saves woman 100 yards off shore in river Sa...

A Wood County law enforcement officer saved a woman struggling to stay afloat in the Wisconsin River this past weekend.

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Related Topix: Biron, WI, Rudolph, WI

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