Marathon County Newswire

Marathon County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Marathon County, WI.

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  1. Karger Suspension Could Be Re-OpenedThursday, July 28WAUSAU, WI...Read the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    Backlash from Marathon County residents may cause the county's Board of Supervisors to reconsider their suspension of County Administrator Brad Karger. District 1 board supervisor Katie Rosenberg has asked the county board chair, Kurt Gibbs, to revisit the suspension of Karger.

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  2. Marshfield Aims Towards Economic DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    ... Board, and Main Street Marshfield. That's according to Alderman Ed Wagner who said it would be a lot like Marathon County's MCDEVCO. Since the new organization would be separate from city government, it wouldn't need Common Council approval to be ...

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  3. Unemployment down in most Wisconsin cities, countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WAOW

    ... sea surface temperatures have fallen back to or just below average, putting us currently in a neutral state. Marathon County administrator Brad Karger reacted to his suspension after the county's executive committee found his actions at the "Justice ...

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  4. Haunted Sawmill in Lincoln County up for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WAOW

    ... sea surface temperatures have fallen back to or just below average, putting us currently in a neutral state. Marathon County administrator Brad Karger reacted to his suspension after the county's executive committee found his actions at the "Justice ...

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  5. Local law enforcement receiving community support after national police shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WAOW

    ... sea surface temperatures have fallen back to or just below average, putting us currently in a neutral state. Marathon County administrator Brad Karger reacted to his suspension after the county's executive committee found his actions at the "Justice ...

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  6. Russ Feingold makes campaign stop in WausauRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WAOW

    ... sea surface temperatures have fallen back to or just below average, putting us currently in a neutral state. Marathon County administrator Brad Karger reacted to his suspension after the county's executive committee found his actions at the "Justice ...

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  7. Probable heat death investigated in MilwaukeeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WAOW

    ... sea surface temperatures have fallen back to or just below average, putting us currently in a neutral state. Marathon County administrator Brad Karger reacted to his suspension after the county's executive committee found his actions at the "Justice ...

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  8. Midday Weather Update July 27thRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WAOW

    ... sea surface temperatures have fallen back to or just below average, putting us currently in a neutral state. Marathon County administrator Brad Karger reacted to his suspension after the county's executive committee found his actions at the "Justice ...

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  9. Special Report: Jordan on the Job - Miller Park GroundskeeperRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WAOW

    ... sea surface temperatures have fallen back to or just below average, putting us currently in a neutral state. Marathon County administrator Brad Karger reacted to his suspension after the county's executive committee found his actions at the "Justice ...

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  10. Lincoln County Sheriff speaks about standoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WAOW

    ... morning then very comfortable with some sun late Thursday and Friday, probably lasting into Saturday even. Marathon County administrator Brad Karger reacted to his suspension after the county's executive committee found his actions at the "Justice ...

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  11. Midday Forecast July 26thRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WAOW

    ... morning then very comfortable with some sun late Thursday and Friday, probably lasting into Saturday even. Marathon County administrator Brad Karger reacted to his suspension after the county's executive committee found his actions at the "Justice ...

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  12. Wisconsin DOT officials meet before Highway 29 constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WAOW

    Officials from the Wisconsin Department of Transportation came together on Tuesday morning to discuss construction plans for Highway 29 beginning next week. The construction will affect a stretch of highway extending over four miles between County Road J and Q in Marathon County.

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  13. Suspect dead after police stand-offRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    ... then fled into a home on Hillview Road and refused to come out. Lincoln County deputies were assisted by the Marathon County SWAT team. It's not clear if there was a further exchange of gunfire or what led to the fatal shooting.

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  14. Shots fired in Lincoln County Tuesday, July 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    ... situation. Several sources report that shots have been fired east of Merrill in the Town of Pine River. The Marathon County SWAT team has been called out and is assisting. People are being asked to stay away from the intersection near Highways 64 ...

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  15. Heavy police presence in Lincoln Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WAOW

    ... and storms Wednesday across the whole region. Isolated showers to finish up the week and a bit cooler. Marathon County administrator Brad Karger reacted to his suspension after the county's executive committee found his actions at the "Justice for ...

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  16. Additional child-sex charges for Weston man Tuesday, July 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    MERRILL, Wis More child-sex charges were filed against a Weston man who is accused of having sex with a 14-year-old girl. 46-year-old Peter Buntrock has already been charged in Marathon County.

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  17. Morning Weather July 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WAOW

    ... and storms Wednesday across the whole region. Isolated showers to finish up the week and a bit cooler. Marathon County administrator Brad Karger reacted to his suspension after the county's executive committee found his actions at the "Justice for ...

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  18. Petition Started To Bring Back KargerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    The unpaid suspension of Marathon County Administrator Brad Karger began on Monday, but a petition has been started to reduce the time he'll spend away. One of the petition's authors, Kue Her, told WAOW Newsline 9 that the county's Executive Board misused their power when they suspended Karger after he participated in the "Save Our Children Peace March" on his own time at the end of May. "The board's action's were a gross misuse of their power, Mr. Karger has the right to freedom of speech, freedom to assembly," Her said.

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  19. Brian H. SeefeldRead the original story

    Monday Jul 25 | Merrill Foto News

    Brian H. Seefeld, age 69, of the Town of Berlin, Marathon County, died Saturday, July 23, 2016 at Ministry St. Joseph's Hospital, Marshfield. A memorial gathering will take place at a later date.

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  20. Repeated sexual assault leads to string of felony charges for Weston manRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Merrill Foto News

    Peter C. Buntrock, 46 of Weston -was charged July 15 with Two counts of 2nd Degree Sexual Assault of a Child, 2 counts of Exposing Genitials or Pubic Area to a Child and two other felony charges related to sexual contact with a child. According to officer notes, in May of this year Buntrock was reportedly involved in separate incidents of sexual contact with the same child in both rural Lincoln County and the village of Weston in Marathon County.

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