There is a growing concern in Menomonie about homelessness among young adults.More >>
JACKSON, MS (WKOW) -- Doctors are calling it a game changer in the fight against HIV.
A toddler in Mississippi born with the virus has essentially been cured.
The girl's mother was HIV positive and passed it on to her daughter.
Hours after her birth, doctors gave the newborn a heavy dose of several HIV drugs.
The girl had treatment over the next 18 months, but eventually her mother stopped giving her the drugs.
Doctors saw the child before her second birthday and found no trace of the virus.
Now they're hoping to replicate their success.
"We are hoping to follow up with her and design some studies with other patients and see if we could see how we could do this for other babies in the future," says Dr. Hannah Gay from the University of Mississippi Medical Center.
Researchers are now trying to pin down why the drugs worked.
Eau Claire (WQOW) - A woman, delivering papers in Eau Claire, has been arrested for drunk driving. Susan Seeger was arrested on June 2nd for a third offense OWI. Police say someone called 911 to reportMore >>
Police found the driver and say she blew a .318, about four times the legal limit.More >>
Chippewa Valley (WQOW) - A roadside problem in Eau Claire and Chippewa Counties is being addressed, after months of neglect. Two men are playing catch up to remove deer carcasses, after the last contractorMore >>
Two men are playing catchup to remove deer carcasses, after the last contractor didn't get the job done.More >>
Madison (AP) -- The state Assembly has passed the state budget on a 55-42 vote. The vote came abruptly on Wednesday after Democrats surprisingly decided against offering any amendments. Democratic MinorityMore >>
The vote came abruptly after Democrats surprisingly decided against offering any amendments.More >>
Dunn County (WQOW) - A Pennsylvania truck driver has been fined for what he said at a Menomonie convenience store last month. Steve Eliou was accused of telling others in the store the Army fuel tankerMore >>
A Pennsylvania truck driver has been fined for what he said at a Menomonie convenience store last month.More >>
Eau Claire (WQOW) - Eau Claire Police say a body has been pulled out of the Chippewa River. Police say canoeists spotted what they believed was a body on Monday not far from the Short Street Bridge. TheMore >>
The UW-Eau Claire Police Department has informed me that the body of David Patrick Rodgers was recovered Monday evening from the Chippewa River.More >>
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