MADISON — Gov. Tony Evers announced Friday that he is seeking applicants for appointment as register of deeds in Rusk County.
The committee working to launch a warming center for local homeless people has unveiled a website (ecwarmingcenter.com) where potential volunteers can sign up for six-hour shifts staffing the overnight facility.
An Eau Claire man will spend two years in prison for violating terms of his probation stemming from two 2018 felony convictions.
An Eau Claire man will spend two years in prison for violating conditions of his probation stemming from five 2018 criminal convictions.
An Augusta man will spend one year in jail for his fifth drunken driving conviction since 2001.
MENOMONIE -- A man was killed Thursday when he was run over by a tractor, the Dunn County Sheriff's Office has reported.
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HMONG NEW YEAR: The Hmong Stout Student Organization will host its 12th annual Hmong New Year celebration Saturday at UW-Stout.
CHIPPEWA FALLS — A Chippewa Falls man who had marijuana mailed to his home in February from California has been placed on probation for two years.
The Republican Party of Eau Claire County recently named a new chairman, Scott Bolstad of Eau Claire.
MADISON — Gov. Tony Evers announced Tuesday his appointment of Melissa Inlow to serve as Clark County district attorney.
Two people were injured Tuesday in Trempealeau County in a crash that started when a vehicle struck a deer that ran into the road.
An Eau Claire woman is accused of a causing a head-on collision by driving while intoxicated.
An Altoona woman will spend one year on probation for leaving the scene of a crash that injured the other driver.
An Eau Claire man will spend three years on probation for stabbing his roommate's dog.
CHIPPEWA FALLS — A Chippewa Falls man has been charged after he reportedly assaulted two women at his home.
Eau Claire police are seeking more information on a shooting that occurred at a residence Monday night in the 2400 block of Moholt Drive.
An Eau Claire man will spend 3½ years in prison for violating conditions of his probation stemming from two 2017 felony convictions.
An Eau Claire man will spend one year on probation for telling police he'd grab his gun and handle a situation at his apartment himself.
An Eau Claire man will spend four years in prison for selling methamphetamine to an informant.
An Altoona man was fined $1,329 for exposing his four children to methamphetamine.
CHIPPEWA FALLS — An Eau Claire man has been arrested for his sixth drunk-driving offense.
Holiday Bake Sale and Luncheon: The Central Lutheran Church women in Mondovi are holding their annual holiday bake sale and luncheon from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 7 at the church, 221 W. Main St., Mondovi.
Authorities in Jackson County are investigating the second attempted robbery in Black River Falls in the past two weeks.
Barron County authorities say road conditions and alcohol contributed to a fatal crash east of Cumberland on Thanksgiving Day.
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COMPETITION: Milwaukee School of Engineering students, including Will Berger of Durand, walked away with four trophies at the Associated Schools of Construction Region 3 Conference and Student Competitions in October.
Scholarships valued at more than $812,000 have been awarded to 418 UW-Stout students this year through the Stout University Foundation.
BOOK SALE: The Friends of the Library will hold a Holiday Book Sale from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 10, and Wednesday, Dec. 11, in the Eau Claire Room at the L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library, 400 Eau Claire St.
Editor’s note: Following is a column submitted by the state Department of Transportation.
SENIOR CLASSES: L.E. Phillips Senior Center, 1616 Bellinger St., is holding three classes in December:
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Twelve people have applied to fill a vacancy on the Eau Claire school board, the school district said Tuesday.
Editor's note: This story has been updated to correct the title of Matt Feeney.
One of three people accused of exposing three young children to methamphetamine will spend four years on probation.
CHIPPEWA FALLS — A Jim Falls couple charged last week with misdemeanors for mistreating animals has now been charged with two felonies for child neglect.
An Indiana company has signed a deal to buy Altoona-based CURT Group for about $340 million by the end of this year.
A fire destroyed a building Sunday night in rural Jackson County.
An employee of a Black River Falls convenience store was held against her will while money and merchandise were taken from the business on Thursday night, according to police.
CHIPPEWA FALLS — A 26-year-old Cadott man died of “an apparent accidental, self-inflicted gunshot wound” on Sunday at his apartment.
MADISON — The state Department of Natural Resources is seeking the public’s help in the case of an adult male shot while deer hunting Sunday in Washburn County on opening weekend of the annual gun deer season, which so far has four hunting incidents.
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources confirmed Friday that a wild deer tested positive for chronic wasting disease near Menomonie in Dunn County.
UW-Eau Claire’s student body president on Friday said racist social media messages connected to athletes’ suspension from the university’s football team were “directly inciting violence through racist discourse.”