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`Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin has died

Aretha Franklin, the long-reigning "Queen of Soul" who sang with matchless style died Thursday at age 76, said her representative, Gwendolyn Quinn.

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Jury to begin deliberating in Manafort financial fraud trial

 Jurors are set to begin deliberations in the financial fraud trial of Paul Manafort.

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EpiPen shortage continues to affect Wisconsin families before school year

As kids get ready to head back to school, many parents are having a hard time finding a life-saving drug to send them to school with. It's all due to a nationwide shortage on EpiPens that's hitting local pharmacies and families, hard. 

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Miracle League of Chippewa Valley hosts All-Star game in Eau Claire Video included

The Miracle League of the Chippewa Valley was formed to give kids with special needs the opportunity to play baseball.

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Walker stops in Eau Claire, touts new TV ad about keeping WI working Video included

Within the next four years, Governor Scott Walker said he has a plan to 'keep Wisconsin working for generations to come'.

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Ladysmith man sentenced for fatal hit-and-run crash Video included

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In March, Michael Niles pleaded no contest to a reduced hit-and-run causing death charge. A judge ordered him to ten years in prison followed by eight years supervision. 

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Eau Claire Co. wants your input before drafting 2019 budget Video included

The Eau Claire Committee on Finance & Budget is looking for your opinion on services provided by the county. 

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Man charged in five Eau Claire, Fall Creek church burglaries will spend time behind bars Video included

Timothy McClarron was charged in the November 2016 break-ins at four Eau Claire churches and one in Fall Creek. A small amount of cash and some gas gift cards were taken. 

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How to keep your trees alive and happy during the Chippewa Valley summer drought Video included

The hot weather has led to a drought that may be threatening not just your lawn, but your trees too.

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WI Dems optimistic following fall primary Video included

The primary is over, which means the slate of candidates is set for the November election.  Wisconsin Democrats said they are optimistic. 

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Possible factors behind Eau Claire bus driver shortage Video included

On Wednesday, Student Transit in Eau Claire had its annual pre-school year welcome back meeting, while facing a bus driver shortage.

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New video game helps kids feel empathy Video included

It sends players to a planet where aliens don't speak their language, but have human-like facial expressions. 

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Cumberland man faces child sexual assault charges for 2nd time Video included

Kurtes Dawson, 23, is charged in Barron County with the crime. 

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WI Broadcasters Association announces debates for governor, US Senate

The Wisconsin Broadcasters Association Foundation Board has announced statewide televised debates for governor and United States Senate. 

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  • Colorado man arrested after pregnant wife, 2 children vanish

    Colorado man arrested after pregnant wife, 2 children vanish

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:05 AM EDT2018-08-16 08:05:05 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 11:16 AM EDT2018-08-16 15:16:12 GMT
    Authorities say the husband of a missing family in Colorado has been arrested in connection with the case.More >>
    Authorities say the husband of a missing family in Colorado has been arrested in connection with the case.More >>
  • Nevada Democrats hope Latinos can propel them to victory

    Nevada Democrats hope Latinos can propel them to victory

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:18 AM EDT2018-08-16 06:18:15 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-08-16 15:13:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher). In this Aug. 15, 2018, photo, Maria Nieto, right, and Alma Romo, second from left, register people to vote in Las Vegas. Democrats in Nevada are working to register and engage Latino voters ahead of this year's midterms, hoping ...(AP Photo/John Locher). In this Aug. 15, 2018, photo, Maria Nieto, right, and Alma Romo, second from left, register people to vote in Las Vegas. Democrats in Nevada are working to register and engage Latino voters ahead of this year's midterms, hoping ...
    Nevada Democrats are working to register and engage Latino voters ahead of this year's midterms, hoping to re-create the big wins the state's Hispanic and immigrant community helped deliver in 2016.More >>
    Nevada Democrats are working to register and engage Latino voters ahead of this year's midterms, hoping to re-create the big wins the state's Hispanic and immigrant community helped deliver in 2016.More >>
  • Pawlenty loss shows Minnesota GOP's reluctance to coronate

    Pawlenty loss shows Minnesota GOP's reluctance to coronate

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 1:56 AM EDT2018-08-15 05:56:04 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 11:12 AM EDT2018-08-16 15:12:51 GMT
    (Glen Stubbe/Star Tribune via AP). Tim Pawlenty stands with his wife, Mary, background left, and running mate Michelle Fischbach as he concedes his run for governor at his election night gathering at Granite City Food and Brewery, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 201...(Glen Stubbe/Star Tribune via AP). Tim Pawlenty stands with his wife, Mary, background left, and running mate Michelle Fischbach as he concedes his run for governor at his election night gathering at Granite City Food and Brewery, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 201...
    Minnesota voters have rejected Republican Gov. Tim Pawlenty's quest to win back his old job, effectively ending the one-time presidential candidate's political career.More >>
    Minnesota voters have rejected Republican Gov. Tim Pawlenty's quest to win back his old job, effectively ending the one-time presidential candidate's political career.More >>
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