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Officials: 2 men hold 6 hostages in Chicago suburb

Authorities are negotiating with two men barricaded in a home and holding a woman and five children hostage in the south suburbs of Chicago. More>>

Hopeline grant to help end domestic abuse in Wisconsin

On Tuesday, a $30,000 grant from "Hopeline" was presented to the group 'End Domestic Abuse Wisconsin'. More>>

$1 million Powerball ticket goes unclaimed

A Powerball ticket sold in West Virginia that was worth $1 million from the Feb. 11 drawing has gone unclaimed. More>>

Reports: 7 dead, 13 missing in Hiroshima landslide

Japanese broadcaster NHK is reporting that seven people died and at least 13 are missing after rain sodden hills in the outskirts of Hiroshima gave way in at least five landslides. More>>

UPDATE: Man pleads not guilty in 1984 death

STEVENS POINT (WAOW) - A central Wisconsin man now in prison for burglary has pleaded not guilty to murdering his wife three decades ago.


LATEST: Authorities identify three killed in crash on Highway 95 in Trempealeau County Video included

Three people were killed in a head-on crash Monday morning, just before 8 a.m. on Highway 95 near Sorlie Lane.

Man threatens Governor Walker's son via twitter Video included

Eau Claire (WQOW) -A Milwaukee man is charged with sending threatening tweets to one of Governor Walker's sons.A criminal complaint says a 31-year-old man sent 36 tweets to 20-year-old Matthew Walker.The messages included racial slurs, obscene remarks and a physical threat. The suspect told police he does not know Matthew Walker, but directed the tweets at him because he dislikes the governor."I asked for the job so there's obviously things like this that come with it,” said Governor Walker. ... More>>

Blueprints for Charleston-like development in Eau Claire Video included

MyNextHome bought 15 acres of land on the city's south-side, stretching from Golf Road, near Buffalo Wild Wings, to David's Bridal. However, only four of those acres will be developed. More>>

CVTC breaks ground on new Energy Education Center Video included

An area college breaks ground on a $10 million building. More>>

Governor Walker continues support for Eau Claire's Confluence Project Video included

A Wisconsin lawmaker is applauding what he calls a major setback for Eau Claire’s Confluence Project. More>>

Plans in the works for new Eau Claire transit center Video included

Eau Claire (WQOW) - Eau Claire’s bus transfer center was built in the 1980's, and some say, it's nearing the end of the line. More>>

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