The Lake Wissota Lions Club hosts its first annual Water Safety and Education Day.More >>
Press Release from the Eau Claire County Sheriff's Department:
On Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at approximately 4:20 p.m. the Eau Claire County Sheriff's responded to an accidental shooting in the 3000 block of Blakeley Ave, Town of Washington, Eau Claire County.
Deputies' investigation determined that a 21-year-old male subject was attempting to place a loaded handgun in a cardboard storage box when the handgun accidentally discharged. The male subject was struck in the left hand and a 22-year-old female subject seated next to the male was struck in the right arm.
Both subjects were transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Eau Claire (WQOW) - A gun goes off in a car, injuring two people in Eau Claire.
It happened Tuesday afternoon on Eau Claire's south side. The sheriff says a man had just bought a gun and was stopping at a home on Blakeley Avenue. The sheriff says the gun accidentally fired. The bullet hit the man in the hand and also hit a woman in the arm. Both were taken to the hospital. The sheriff says their injuries are not serious. The sheriff says it was not a domestic incident and deputies are working to figure out why the gun was loaded.
Fall Creek (WQOW)- A home on Partridge Road exploded Sunday afternoon. The Township Fire Department says the family is out of town and no one was hurt in the blast. Right now crews are on scene investigatingMore >>
A home on Partridge Road exploded around noon on Sunday. The Township Fire Department says the family is out of town and no one was hurt in the blast.More >>
Jackson County (WQOW) - The Wisconsin State Patrol is investigating a fatal crash in which a pedestrian was hit by a semi in a parking lot. It happened after 4 p.m. at the Hixton Travel Plaza parkingMore >>
Washburn County (WQOW) - It's been 17 years since a girl disappeared after getting off a bus in Washburn County. New details in the case could be released this weekend. Sara Bushland was last seen inMore >>
It's been 17 years since a girl disappeared after getting off a bus in Washburn County.More >>
GORDON, Wis. – Wildfire crews from the Department of Natural Resources, working through the night and joined by more than 100 municipal firefighters, have largely surrounded the Germann Road Fire whichMore >>
Wildfire crews from the Department of Natural Resources, working through the night and joined by more than 100 municipal firefighters, have largely surrounded the Germann Road Fire which has scorched 8,700 acres of forest land in Douglas and Bayfield counties.More >>
Chippewa County (WQOW) - Even with the fire ban lifted, Chippewa fire crews are reminding everyone conditions are still dry. Emergency crews spent part of their evening battling a grass fire in ChippewaMore >>
Even with the fire ban lifted, Chippewa fire crews are reminding everyone conditions are still dry.More >>
I just happened to be taking some pictures early Tuesday morning and decided to take a look at the eagle's nest over the driveway. I was shocked! There was our Spring baby!More >>
I just happened to be taking some pictures of our goats, that walk across a bridge 12 feet in the air, early Tuesday morning and decided to take a look at the eagle's nest. I was shocked! There was our Spring baby!More >>
Eau Claire (WQOW) - There's no debating that obesity is a serious problem in this country. What may be open for debate is what the government can do to address it. Eau Claire's Comprehensive Plan hasMore >>
It's a unique step that's never been done in Eau Claire before. The data would be calculated using the body mass index.More >>
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