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North 3rd Avenue road closure and detour
Updated: 5 hours ago
The Wausau Department of Public Works is announcing road closures due to emergency repairs.
Black ice on Highway 51 in Rib Mountain causes numerous crashes
Updated: Nov. 19, 2019 at 7:18 AM CST
The Marathon County Sheriff's Office reports a high number of crashes occurred around 6 a.m. Tuesday on Highway 51 in Rib Mountain. The department said the crashes were due to black ice.
UPDATE: Semi-trailer fire caused Lincoln Co. highway closure early Wednesday morning
Updated: Jul. 24, 2019 at 3:29 AM CDT
A semi-trailer caught fire early Wednesday morning on US 51 northbound, just north of County Road Q in Lincoln County.
Driver ejected from cab in propane truck crash near Abbotsford
Updated: Jun. 4, 2019 at 5:30 AM CDT
A 45-year-old male was seriously injured Tuesday morning after losing control of his semi-truck and getting ejected from the cab on Highway 29 near Abbotsford.
Two vehicle crash in Vilas Co., non-life threatening injuries
Updated: May. 28, 2019 at 4:45 PM CDT
Accident happened this morning involving three adults and two children.
Click it or Ticket campaign back for another year
Updated: May. 20, 2019 at 8:12 AM CDT
The campaign runs from May 20 through June 3.
Local bars anticipating busy night despite snow
Updated: Dec. 31, 2018 at 10:18 PM CST
Despite the snow which created some unsafe driving conditions in Portage County. Some bars in Stevens Point, are still hopeful to see lots of foot traffic tonight.
Businesses and pedestrians brace for change as the first day of construction begins on the Woodson YMCA
Updated: Oct. 1, 2018 at 4:21 AM CDT
Construction began Monday for the Woodson YMCA expansion project.
Wisconsin state patrol will use airplanes to help reduce speeding
Updated: Aug. 12, 2018 at 7:43 PM CDT
In a new effort to help keeps the roads safer, state trooper will start using airplanes to help detect speeding.
Wisconsin State Troopers issue citations, make traffic stops through plane technology
Updated: Jul. 15, 2018 at 9:09 AM CDT
Wisconsin State Troopers swapped wheels for wings this weekend in Eau Claire.
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Update: All lanes open again after accident backs up traffic on I-39 near Mosinee
Updated: Oct. 20, 2017 at 7:02 PM CDT
All lanes on I-39 northbound near Mosiness are open again after a trailer accident Friday night.
Tigerton woman killed in Shawano County crash
Updated: Jun. 22, 2017 at 2:23 AM CDT
A 63-year-old Tigerton woman has died following a crash Wednesday night in Shawano County.
Wis. 17 closed near Phelps due to sink hole
Updated: Jun. 6, 2017 at 1:50 AM CDT
Parts of State Highway 17 are closed due to concerns of a growing sink hole.
Portion of Cty Rd N near Colby closed Tuesday due to culvert replacement
Updated: May. 9, 2016 at 3:17 PM CDT
The Marathon County Highway Department will close County Road N from Townline Road to County Road F near Colby for the majority of the day May 10.