A July 17 notice warned MinnesotaCare subscribers that they faced a four-month coverage lockout if they failed to renew their policy through the state's new health insurance exchange by month's end. The Department of Human Services says their automated reminders drew on part of an old law that locked out subscribers whose coverage lapsed. More>>
Officials in several African countries are shutting borders to try and control the spread of the Ebola virus. Liberia is one of those countries, and that has an Eau Claire woman's trip to a school she helped start, on hold for now. More>>
OSHKOSH (WKOW) --Thousands of people from across the world are in Wisconsin this week for the annual EAA AirVenture, but for one girl with a familiar name, it's a chance to say thanks. More>>
MADISON (WKOW) -- Schools around the state are taking advantage of a changed law that allows them to borrow money for energy efficient projects. Fifty-five districts raised more than $23 million, nearly triple the amount from the previous year. The two-year-old law allows schools to borrow in a way that diffuses costs to taxpayers. More>>
With Brackett Avenue traffic being re-routed onto residential streets, safety is weighing on resident's minds. More>>
Eau Claire (WQOW) - A local boater gets a little more than he bargained for on the Chippewa River Monday morning. More>>
Eau Claire County (WQOW) - August is just days away and before the summer gets away from you, now is a good time to get your kid's back-to-school immunizations set up. More>>
Eau Claire (WQOW) - After months of work, Eau Claire's library has a new look. More>>
On 7/26/14 at 2:49 a.m., the Polk County Dispatch Center received a report of a one vehicle crash on 200th Street, approximately ¼ mile south of 160th Ave. in the Town of St. Croix Falls.
It's the last game of the T-ball league season, and little Caitlin Larson gets her rips in just like everybody else -- thanks to a coach who believes no one should be left out of the fun.
Gov. Scott Walker says he is not entirely opposed to Wisconsin providing temporary shelter for unaccompanied children crossing into the United States on the Mexican border, but housing them could eventually "drain the entire system." More>>
Police say a vehicle that had been carjacked plowed into a group of people on a corner in Philadelphia, killing two children and critically injuring three other people. More>>
A shooting at a suburban Philadelphia hospital campus has killed one worker and injured two other people. More>>
Senior U.S. intelligence officials say they have no evidence of direct Russian government involvement in the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. More>>
On July 8, 2014, the Sawyer County Sheriff’s Office, in conjunction with the City of Hayward Police Department and Wisconsin Department of Justice Division of Criminal Investigations, executed a search warrant at a residence on Kreyer Lane, Town of Hayward.
Do you need a permit to renovate your bathroom? What about to build a deck? It can be confusing for homeowners to figure out, but shouldn’t be ignored. In this Angie’s List report, how to determine if you project requires a permit and the pitfalls of not pulling one. More>>
The Eau Claire City Council has decided to postpone a vote on a Sustainable Bag Resolution until early February. More>>