Local News

 

Pavement Buckles in Heat

Hot weather caused highway pavement to buckle yesterday, tying up traffic in the Chippewa Valley. Read more...

$23 Million Altoona School Referendum Set for Fall

Voters in the Altoona School district will be asked to approve 23 million dollars to build a new elementary school to ease overcrowding. Read more...

Man Cited After Crash

A man was cited for drunk driving after a crash on Highway 53 in Altoona Sunday afternoon. Read more...

Rockfest Issues Statement on Rob Zombie Show Cancellation

Rockfest organizers released the following statement on their Facebook page this afternoon, after Sunday night headliner Rob Zombie cut his show short after just 2 songs, citing problems with his voice: Read more...

UW President, JAMF Software Founder Talk Research, Technology

The President of the University of Wisconsin System and an Eau Claire-based tech entrepreneur called on technology business and education leaders to promote UW research. Read more...

Mayflies Contribute to 3-Car Crash

Mayflies played a role in a 3-vehicle accident in Pierce County yesterday. Read more...

Two Injured, Homes Evacuated After Two Trains Collide

Two freight trains collided in Slinger, causing a derailment and a fuel leak that forced over 100 homes to evacuate.   Read more...

One Killed, Two Injured in Two Skydiving Accidents

Two skydiving accidents in southeast Wisconsin killed a man and injured two other people.   Read more...

Rob Zombie Cuts Rockfest Show Short

The night was cut short for fans at Rockfest in Cadott last night. Read more...

2 Seriously Injured in Separate Accidents Involving Horse, Motorcycle

Two people were seriously injured in separate accidents involving a horse and a motorcycle today in Dunn County. Read more...