There is a vacancy in Chippewa Falls that can make governing a little tricky.More >>
MADISON (WKOW) -- The state Department of Natural Resources and the northern Wisconsin Chippewa tribes lock horns again, this time over the tribes' plan to dramatically increase the number of walleye harvested this spring.
The tribes say they intend to spear nearly 60,000 fish, limiting non-tribal fishermen to three or fewer.
The DNR acknowledges the tribes' legal right to hunt and fish in ceded territory, however, says the move is a challenge to longstanding relationships between the state and tribes.
Chippewa tribes were already upset over state moves allowing a wolf hunt and relaxing certain mining standards.
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 >>
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 >>
Chippewa Falls (WQOW) - It wasn't an eleventh hour decision in Chippewa Falls Tuesday night... Instead, it was a 12th. A contract was approved Tuesday night between the police department and city councilMore >>
A contract was approved Tuesday night between the police department and city council to change officer hours from eight a day to twelve.More >>
Eau Claire County (WQOW)- Murder charges were filed today against an Altoona man accused of killing his girlfriend last week in the home they shared. 41-year-old Ying Xiong was charged Tuesday with firstMore >>
Murder charges were filed today against an Altoona man accused of killing his girlfriend last week in the home they shared.More >>
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