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Gov. Walker wins Republican nomination for governor

According to the Associated Press, Walker defeated his challenger Robert Meyer, who was not actively campaigning. 

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Where candidates stand on key issues ahead of the fall election

With the November election quickly approaching, News 18 wanted to help inform you, the voters, of where candidates stand on key issues. 

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2 Chippewa County towns run out of ballots

The town of Lafayette ran out of ballots at noon and the town of Anson ran out at 4 p.m. 

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Eau Claire City Council approves final plat for home development

The Eau Claire City Council unanimously passed the motion to plat about six acres of land between Gooder St. and E. Princeton Ave. 

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More than 25 percent of eligible Eau Claire voters cast ballot in primary Video included

The partisan primary drew in more voters than the past few elections in Eau Claire.

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Long lines don't deter people from voting in Eau Claire County Video included

 Nick Butler from the town of Washington said he never misses an election. 

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Chippewa Co. Board to discuss 'Dark Store Tax Loophole', Payments in Lieu of Taxes Act Video included

The Chippewa County Board took up several issues at its Tuesday night meeting.

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Community leaders address foster care needs in Chippewa Co. Video included

A side effect of the drug crisis in Wisconsin is the growing number of children being put into foster care, and there's not always enough homes to house them.

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Charges filed against man shot by Eau Claire County deputies Video included

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On Friday, the man who was shot after allegedly confronting Eau Claire County deputies with a gun earlier this week, appeared in court.

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Chippewa County Sheriff's Office need your help to find who graffitied Old Abe Trail Video included

Credit: Chippewa County Sheriff's Office Credit: Chippewa County Sheriff's Office

The department took a call on August 5 of graffiti on the Old Abe Trail and bridge pillars under the Seymour Cray Bridge (Highway 178) over the Chippewa River.

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'At least 35 people dead' after highway bridge collapses in Italy

At least 35 people died after a section of a highway bridge in northern Italy partially collapsed Tuesday, the office of the Governor of the northwestern Liguria region said on its official Twitter account, citing unnamed sources from the fire department. 

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Weekend wildfire smoke impacts local air quality Video included

If you were outdoors at all over the weekend, you probably experienced the heat and humidity, but you also probably noticed the extensive and extreme haziness in the sky.

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91st Assembly District candidate makes final push ahead of primary Video included

The primary election is Tuesday and some Eau Claire candidates were out making their final push for votes Monday.

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  • New Mexico bail reforms shaped ruling in compound case

    New Mexico bail reforms shaped ruling in compound case

    Monday, August 13 2018 1:11 PM EDT2018-08-13 17:11:42 GMT
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    (AP Photo/Morgan Lee). Siraj Ibn Wahhaj, center, confers with one of his attorneys at a first appearance in New Mexico district court in Taos, N.M., on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, on accusations of child abuse and abducting his son from the boy's mother. ...(AP Photo/Morgan Lee). Siraj Ibn Wahhaj, center, confers with one of his attorneys at a first appearance in New Mexico district court in Taos, N.M., on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, on accusations of child abuse and abducting his son from the boy's mother. ...
    A court hearing is planned on allegations that children at a remote compound in northern New Mexico may have been trained in the use of firearms in preparation for a school shooting.More >>
    A court hearing is planned on allegations that children at a remote compound in northern New Mexico may have been trained in the use of firearms in preparation for a school shooting.More >>
  • Yosemite reopens to visitors with smoky air, limited lodging

    Yosemite reopens to visitors with smoky air, limited lodging

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 2:11 AM EDT2018-08-14 06:11:23 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 9:44 PM EDT2018-08-15 01:44:24 GMT
    (Steve Montalto/Visit Yosemite, Madera County Visitors Bureau via AP). This photo provided by Visit Yosemite, Madera County Visitors Bureau, shows Yosemite National Park employees, and a few visitors from France, posing for a photo holding hand fans th...(Steve Montalto/Visit Yosemite, Madera County Visitors Bureau via AP). This photo provided by Visit Yosemite, Madera County Visitors Bureau, shows Yosemite National Park employees, and a few visitors from France, posing for a photo holding hand fans th...
    Most of Yosemite National Park is set to reopen Tuesday after a 20-day closure that cost the tourist magnet millions of dollars and devastated local businesses.More >>
    Most of Yosemite National Park is set to reopen Tuesday after a 20-day closure that cost the tourist magnet millions of dollars and devastated local businesses.More >>
  • Report: Pennsylvania priests molested over 1,000 children

    Report: Pennsylvania priests molested over 1,000 children

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:05 AM EDT2018-08-14 04:05:36 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 9:44 PM EDT2018-08-15 01:44:02 GMT
    Time is ticking down to decide what information to black out in a forthcoming grand jury report investigating child sexual abuse in six of Pennsylvania's Roman Catholic dioceses.More >>
    Time is ticking down to decide what information to black out in a forthcoming grand jury report investigating child sexual abuse in six of Pennsylvania's Roman Catholic dioceses.More >>
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