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News in Marathon County, Wisconsin

CHARGED: 34-year-old man leads police to body of woman, reported missing from Wausau in 2010
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:59:34 -0700

MADISON (WITI) — The Wisconsin Department of Justice has announced that Kristopher Torgerson, charged with first degree intentional homicide, attempted armed robbery as a repeater, and hiding a corpse as a repeater, made an initial appearance on Wednesday, October 15th in Marathon County court — where bond was set at $2 million. 34-year-old Torgerson is charged […]

Miss Wisconsin Stops in Marathon County
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 15:32:40 -0700

Miss Wisconsin spent a portion of the day Monday in central Wisconsin. Raeanna Johnson, of Holmen, visited Hatley Elementary School and a Weston convenience store.

Evening Anchor/Reporter/Producer
Fri, 26 Sep 2014 16:04:12 -0700

MARATHON COUNTY - A heroin summit in Wausau Friday focused on what the drug is doing to Central and Northern Wisconsin.

Two new CWD-positive white-tailed deer found on two different farms in Wisconsin
Tue, 07 Oct 2014 09:43:49 -0700

MADISON (WITI) — A white-tailed deer from a breeding farm in Richland County has tested positive for chronic wasting disease (CWD) and a third deer on a Marathon County hunting preserve also tested positive, State Veterinarian Dr. Paul McGraw announced today. The National Veterinary Services Laboratory in Ames, Iowa, reported the final test results back […]

UPDATE: Man seriously injured in motorcycle crash
Sat, 20 Sep 2014 21:10:54 -0700

MARATHON COUNTY - UPDATE 9/21/14 3:56 p.m.: We now know the name of the man hurt in a motorcycle accident in Marathon County on Saturday. 51-year-old Kevin Gray from Mosinee was taken to Aspirus Wausau Hospital with life threatening injuries.

Historical Society Honored with Prestigious Award
Thu, 02 Oct 2014 17:34:10 -0700

The Marathon County Historical Society has received a prestigious award.

Morning Anchor/Reporter
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 14:55:17 -0700

MARATHON COUNTY - Police accuse a woman in Marathon County of driving drunk with kids in the car.

10 p.m. Anchor/Reporter
Wed, 08 Oct 2014 18:06:52 -0700

MARATHON COUNTY - A wilderness reserve in Marathon County will stay quarantined after state animal health experts found another deer testing positive with chronic wasting disease (CWD), according to State Veterinarian Dr. Paul McGraw.

Helping people affected by heroin addictions
Fri, 26 Sep 2014 17:45:52 -0700

MARATHON COUNTY - A heroin summit in Wausau Friday focused on what the drug is doing to Central and Northern Wisconsin.

Wisconsin confirms 2 new wasting disease cases
Wed, 08 Oct 2014 04:42:21 -0700

Wisconsin officials say two new cases of chronic wasting disease have been found in deer on private land. The state Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection said Tuesday a 2-year-old doe tested positive for the fatal disease on a Richland County breeding farm. The farm is now quarantined and the agency is investigating. A 5-year-old buck tested positive on a Marathon County ...