The Lake Wissota Lions Club hosts its first annual Water Safety and Education Day.More >>
Eau Claire (WQOW) - The fresh
snow has made for a slippery day on the road. The state patrol says it's been
called to more than a dozen slide-ins across northwest Wisconsin. A semi jackknifed along the
interstate near Menomonie. In Jackson
County, a rollover was
one of ten area crashes that troopers have responded to. The state patrol says
none of the accidents involved life threatening injuries. Once the snow stops
falling, the state patrol says it could lead to other problems.
challenge gets into is in regards to dropping temperatures. Now we usually
don't have much of an issue with drifting. But what happens with the snow going
across the interstate is that you get the glazing affect. And it kind of looks
like it's just wet, but a lot of times it's like black ice. And that's a real
difficult thing because not only is it slippery but people don't realize it's
slippery," said Lt. Jeff Lorentz of the Wisconsin State Patrol.
The state patrol says if you have to
travel Monday night, give yourself plenty of time to get where you need to be.
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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