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Trial to start in Wisconsin kidnapping case

A Colorado woman accused of kidnapping her newborn nephew in Wisconsin and abandoning him in freezing temperatures is about to go to trial. Kristen Smith faces one count of kidnapping in federal court.
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Brackett Avenue reconstruction starts Monday Video included

Phase one of the two part reconstruction project begins Monday morning. The street will be closed from Donnellan Lane to Rudolph Road. More>>

Police investigating early morning shooting in Eau Claire Video included

Police say the person who was shot is being examined, but the injury is not life-threatening. More>>

Crash causing traffic back up on I-94 WB in Dunn County

Dunn County (WQOW) - Wisconsin State Patrol says a 3 vehicle crash is causing a back up on 1-94.  More>>

Man dies after being pinned by a tractor in Trempealeau County Video included

In a press release, the Trempealeau County Sheriff's Department says a 73 year old man is dead after being pinned beneath his tractor.  More>>

Wisconsin DNR wants to scale back gypsy moth aerial sprays Video included

The state Department of Natural Resources wants to dramatically scale back its gypsy moth aerial spray program. More>>

Trial date set for Wisconsin Rep. Bill Kramer

State Rep. Bill Kramer, former majority leader of the Wisconsin Assembly, is due to stand trial in October on sexual assault charges. More>>

4-year-old injured in Milwaukee gunfire exchange

A 4-year-girl Milwaukee girl has been injured in an exchange of gunfire, but police say she was fortunate to escape with only a graze. More>>

UPDATE: Stanley man arrested after early morning standoff Video included

On Saturday, July 26, 2014, around 6:43 AM, Officers from the Stanley Police Department and Chippewa County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a neighbor dispute at 228 Lincoln Street in the City of Stanley.  More>>

AMVETS Riders raise dollars to benefit soldiers' families Video included

Chippewa Falls (WQOW) - Dozens of motorcyclists gathered in Chippewa Falls to soak in some sun and raise money for a good cause. More>>

Holland's Family Cheese's open house celebrates new location Video included

Thorp (WQOW) - It was years in the making, but an area cheese business has settled into its new facility in Thorp. It's a location some community members were strongly opposed to. More>>

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