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Wisconsin officials warn against synthetic marijuana

The Wisconsin Department of Health Services has issued a warning about synthetic marijuana products that have recently sent multiple people to the hospital with severe bleeding. 

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Going to the doctor won't cost you more money at 2 Chippewa Valley hospitals Video included

HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph's Hospital usually implement a rate hike every July, but this year, the hospitals say there won't be any change in pricing for services.

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Chippewa Falls WWII Veteran finally gets Purple Heart Video included

Max Bergen served in the Army Air Corps as a tail gunner on a B-17. He was on the first and second daylight bombing raids over Berlin, until his plane was shot down over Brunswick, Germany. 

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Formal charges filed after SWAT team called to Eau Claire home Video included

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Charges were filed Friday against three people who were arrested after the SWAT team was called to a home in Eau Claire's Water Street neighborhood.

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Eau Claire man seeking state office likens police who stunned NBA player to wolf pack

A Wisconsin Assembly candidate says police who stunned Milwaukee Bucks player Sterling Brown resembled a wolf pack. 

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Supreme Court: Warrant generally needed to track cell phone location data

The Supreme Court on Friday said the government generally needs a warrant if it wants to track an individual's location through cell phone records over an extended period of time.

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Lake Hallie Walmart dropped from shooting lawsuit Video included

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Chippewa County Judge James Isaacson issued a ruling this week, clearing Walmart. Family members of Melissa Abbott were suing the retailer for the 2016 incident.

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"I'm going to shoot up the school" - Barron student sentenced after making threat

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In March, witnesses told police Austin Banks, 17, said, "I am going to shoot up the school and I could get more than 17 people."

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Walker meets with Trump, promotes Foxconn during Thursday luncheon

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Gov. Scott Walker is joining with other governors for a lunch meeting at the White House with President Donald Trump.

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3 Chippewa Co. beaches test elevated, high for E.coli - Lake Altoona Beach closed

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Three Chippewa County beaches are showing either elevated or high levels of cryptosporidium after recent heavy rains, and Lake Altoona Beach is closed.

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Construction costs for new Chippewa Falls school jump 18% Video included

Rising construction costs may have an impact on construction and remodeling projects in the Chippewa Falls School District. 

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Juneteenth celebration in Eau Claire commemorates end of slavery Video included

The Juneteenth celebration at Carson Park is meant to bring together residents to honor a united community.  

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3 Chippewa Valley schools awarded grant to help students with disabilities Video included

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The Department of Public Instruction announced 37 school districts will receive funding through a competitive grant program dedicated to aiding students with disabilities plan for life after high school. 

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WI spring turkey harvest down, 2nd lowest kill in 10 years

Preliminary data on the state Department of Natural Resources website shows hunters killed 38,886. The agency sold 212,781 permits.

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Wisconsin National Guard members deploying to Arizona for border protection Video included

 Approximately two dozen Wisconsin National Guard members are headed to the southwest border to assist the Arizona National Guard and U.S. Customs and Border Patrol. 

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MN man arrested for driving drunk with 2-year-old girl near Eau Claire

According to the Wisconsin DOT, Daniel Siglin, 26, from St. Paul MN was arrested for driving under the influence, second offense, with a child in the vehicle under the age of 16. 

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Probation ordered for man accused of beating, robbing Eau Claire teen Video included

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Dylan Johnson was among those charged with attacking a teen as he was riding his bike home in August

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UPDATE: Police now say New York man killed in Barron Co. crash Video included

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One person is dead and another is in the hospital after a crash in Barron County Tuesday morning. 

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Trump signals support for states deciding if pot is legal

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President Donald Trump says he's inclined to support a bipartisan effort in Congress to ease the U.S. ban on marijuana. More>>

Man killed in St. Croix County crash Video included

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One man was killed Wednesday morning after pulling out in front of another vehicle and getting hit on the driver's side. 

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Rough Road Tour shows why we need to replace our roads Video included

Over the last few years, data has shown Wisconsin has some of the worst roads in the country, our road quality is 44th in the nation, according to U-S News and World Report. 

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Wisconsin mother charged in death of disabled daughter

A Wisconsin mother has been charged in the death of her 13-year-old daughter who was unable to walk, talk or care for herself. 

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  • EU papers over differences after 'frank' migration talks

    EU papers over differences after 'frank' migration talks

    Sunday, June 24 2018 4:14 PM EDT2018-06-24 20:14:10 GMT
    (Hermine Poschmann/Mission Lifeline via AP). In this photo taken on Thursday, June 21, 2018, migrants on a rubber boat are being rescued by the ship operated by the German NGO Mission Lifeline in the Mediterranean Sea in front of the Libyan coast. Ital...(Hermine Poschmann/Mission Lifeline via AP). In this photo taken on Thursday, June 21, 2018, migrants on a rubber boat are being rescued by the ship operated by the German NGO Mission Lifeline in the Mediterranean Sea in front of the Libyan coast. Ital...
    The leaders of Germany, France and about a dozen other European Union nations are converging on Brussels for an afternoon of informal talks on differences over migrant ahead of a full EU summit that starts next...More >>
    The leaders of Germany, France and about a dozen other European Union nations are converging on Brussels for an afternoon of informal talks on differences over migrant ahead of a full EU summit that starts next Thursday.More >>
  • San Francisco restaurants open kitchens to refugee chefs

    San Francisco restaurants open kitchens to refugee chefs

    Sunday, June 24 2018 4:07 PM EDT2018-06-24 20:07:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lorin Eleni Gill). In this photo taken June 20, 2018, Muna Anaee, prepares a ball of khobz orouk, a flatbread she would eat frequently in her native Iraq, at the Tawla restaurant kitchen in San Francisco during the inaugural Refugee Food Fest...(AP Photo/Lorin Eleni Gill). In this photo taken June 20, 2018, Muna Anaee, prepares a ball of khobz orouk, a flatbread she would eat frequently in her native Iraq, at the Tawla restaurant kitchen in San Francisco during the inaugural Refugee Food Fest...
    Restaurants in the U.S. - five of them in San Francisco - opened their kitchens for the first time to a program that allows refugees to showcase their cuisines and culinary skills.More >>
    Restaurants in the U.S. - five of them in San Francisco - opened their kitchens for the first time to a program that allows refugees to showcase their cuisines and culinary skills.More >>
  • US Defense chief to visit China amid S. China Sea tensions

    US Defense chief to visit China amid S. China Sea tensions

    Sunday, June 24 2018 4:07 PM EDT2018-06-24 20:07:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). In this Wednesday, June 20, 2018, file photo, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, center, steps away after speaking with the media at the Pentagon. U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, who has accused China of "intimidation ...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). In this Wednesday, June 20, 2018, file photo, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, center, steps away after speaking with the media at the Pentagon. U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, who has accused China of "intimidation ...
    U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is visiting Beijing this week against the background of growing tensions over Taiwan, China's militarization of South China Sea and expanding overseas presence of the People's...More >>
    U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is visiting Beijing this week against the background of growing tensions over Taiwan, China's militarization of South China Sea and expanding overseas presence of the People's Liberation Army.More >>
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  • Prolific, painfully candid ex-poet laureate Donald Hall dies

    Prolific, painfully candid ex-poet laureate Donald Hall dies

    Sunday, June 24 2018 4:13 PM EDT2018-06-24 20:13:51 GMT
    The daughter of former U.S. poet laureate Donald Hall says he has died at age 8 at his home in Wilmot, New Hampshire.More >>
    The daughter of former U.S. poet laureate Donald Hall says he has died at age 8 at his home in Wilmot, New Hampshire.More >>
  • Roseanne Barr in interview: 'I made myself a hate magnet'

    Roseanne Barr in interview: 'I made myself a hate magnet'

    Sunday, June 24 2018 4:07 PM EDT2018-06-24 20:07:37 GMT
    (Adam Rose/ABC via AP). In this image released by ABC, Roseanne Barr, left, and Laurie Metcalf appear in a scene from the reboot of the popular comedy series "Roseanne." ABC, which canceled its "Roseanne" revival over its star's racist tweet, said Thur...(Adam Rose/ABC via AP). In this image released by ABC, Roseanne Barr, left, and Laurie Metcalf appear in a scene from the reboot of the popular comedy series "Roseanne." ABC, which canceled its "Roseanne" revival over its star's racist tweet, said Thur...
    In an emotional interview, Roseanne Barr says she feels remorse for the racist tweet that prompted ABC to cancel the revival of "Roseanne.".More >>
    In an emotional interview, Roseanne Barr says she feels remorse for the racist tweet that prompted ABC to cancel the revival of "Roseanne.".More >>
  • San Francisco restaurants open kitchens to refugee chefs

    San Francisco restaurants open kitchens to refugee chefs

    Sunday, June 24 2018 4:07 PM EDT2018-06-24 20:07:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lorin Eleni Gill). In this photo taken June 20, 2018, Muna Anaee, prepares a ball of khobz orouk, a flatbread she would eat frequently in her native Iraq, at the Tawla restaurant kitchen in San Francisco during the inaugural Refugee Food Fest...(AP Photo/Lorin Eleni Gill). In this photo taken June 20, 2018, Muna Anaee, prepares a ball of khobz orouk, a flatbread she would eat frequently in her native Iraq, at the Tawla restaurant kitchen in San Francisco during the inaugural Refugee Food Fest...
    Restaurants in the U.S. - five of them in San Francisco - opened their kitchens for the first time to a program that allows refugees to showcase their cuisines and culinary skills.More >>
    Restaurants in the U.S. - five of them in San Francisco - opened their kitchens for the first time to a program that allows refugees to showcase their cuisines and culinary skills.More >>
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