The Post-Bulletin reports the school board voted Monday not to renew a contract with Bomber Dance Team head coach Madi Salisbury. Cannon Falls Superintendent Beth Giese says the decision was made to protect students, in accordance with the state's weapons policy. More>>
A provocative anti-marijuana campaign aimed at Colorado youths has angered marijuana activists for its tag line, "Don't Be a Lab Rat." Now a Colorado city is holding off on displaying a human-size cage used in the campaign after a school district raised concerns. More>>
No one was hurt when a gunman sprayed rounds toward an emergency room entrance at Hennepin County Medical Center in downtown Minneapolis. More>>
Authorities say a 19-year-old man trying to free a tractor stuck in mud in southwestern Wisconsin was killed when he was hit in the head by a tow strap. More>>
CHICAGO (WKOW) -- Dozens of supporters and opponents of Wisconsin's same-sex marriage ban converged on the U.S. 7th District Court of Appeals Tuesday morning to hear attorneys for the state and eight plaintiff couples make their arguments to a three-judge panel. The overwhelming sense from people on both sides of the argument afterwards was that the judges were not buying the state's rationale for keeping the ban in place."You never know what the court's gonna do, but I was pleased by the gen... More>>
She's a volunteer with a warm spot in her heart for cold noses.
There is only one more building that needs to be torn down to make way for the Confluence Project, it's the one closest to the river. More>>
Chippewa Falls (WQOW) - With fresh pencils, pens and erasers, teachers throughout Wisconsin said good bye to their summer vacations, and hello to this year's classrooms. More than 400 teachers gathered together at the high school in Chippewa Falls today: for staff meetings and speeches throughout the day. Max Garland, the Poet Laureate for the state of Wisconsin was a special guest speaker. For lunch, the administration showed their appreciation for the staff. They teamed up and served the te... More>>
On Tuesday, Thomas Biesterveld was in court, making his first appearance in front of a judge on a charge of 1st degree murder. Police say Biesterveld confessed to them that he killed his wife Lois, and that he did so after the two had an argument. More>>
Tuesday the Barron County Sunrise Rotary and Rice Lake Police Department presented her with the "Super Star Award"! Congratulations Isabelle!
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