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Indigo Girls, Pop Rock Orchestra and more this weekend

Beauty and the Beast  Wed-Sun, 2/21-25 | Grand Theater, Wausau  If you had any familiarity with Disney movies, you surely...
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Appeal to county board nomination signatures could be decided this week 

A county board candidate who appealed rejections of some of her nomination paper signatures, leaving her shy of the 50...
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Swing dance, Looney Lutherans and more this weekend

By Devon Welsh Looney Lutherans  Thursday, 2/15 | Campanile Center of the Arts, Minocqua  If the name Looney Lutherans didn’t...
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Marathon County juvenile facility, closed in 2022, now thriving 

Marathon County’s Juvenile Facility, once closed because it wasn’t financially sustainable, is now thriving under a new business model, Sheriff’s...
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Library announces attendance surges, dinosaur arrival

The Marathon County Public Library has seen a ton of growth in events and attendance at those events, as the...
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Wausau area events worth checking out this weekend

By Devon Welsh Ka Lia Universe Friday, 2/9 | Grand Theater, Wausau Ka Lia Universe is a St. Paul musician....
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Health officials warn of whooping cough, norovirus

County health officials are warning about two different health hazards emerging in the county in the past week. The Marathon...
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Taste N Glow Festival unlikely to happen in 2024

The organizers of the Taste N Glow Balloon Festival say they won’t be involved with the festival in 2024, if...
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By Devon Welsh Winter Brew FestFriday, 1/26 | Jefferson Street Inn, Wausau Wausau Events is organizing a winter weekend with...
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District weighing hiring demographer to address school disparity 

The Wausau School District next month will consider hiring a demographer to study how to address the declining enrollments at...
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Sheriff’s office investigating apparent stabbing of Mosinee police officer 

The Marathon County Sheriff’s Office has begun an investigation into an incident in which a Mosinee police officer was stabbed...
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An Alabama tribute, corgi races and more Wausau events

Roll On: A Tribute to Alabama Friday, 1/19 | Lucille Tack Center for the Arts, Spencer This is the first...
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Man wanted in Marathon County arrested following Texas standoff 

A man wanted in Marathon County since December has been arrested in Houston following a standoff with marshals there.  A...
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Wausau, other municipalities declare snow emergency

Wausau and other municipalities have declared a snow emergency. Wausau designated its snow emergency between 3 pm Friday and 3...
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Bee Gee’s tribute, snowshoeing and more Wausau events this weekend

Stayin Alive - A Bee Gee’s Tribute Thursday, 1/11 | Grand Theater, Wausau This is a traveling tribute show that...
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New artificial turf field sparks Wausau School Board debate 

Under a new plan to spend the most recently approved referendum money, the new proposed artificial athletic field would be...
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Rothschild police officer involved in ‘critical incident’

A Rothschild Police Officer is on administrative leave following a “critical incident" in the village, state police officials say.  State...
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Reverend Meantooth, Outlaw’D and other Wausau area events

Outlaw’DFriday, 1/5 | The Garage, Wausau Their name is Outlaw’D, so make sure to see them at the Garage on...
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Man accused of tailgating family, shooting at them found not competent 

A man accused of tailgating a car full of people and shooting into it was found not competent to stand...
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A Ukrainian couple started Just Right bakery Saturday, and it’s been selling out since

Anastasiia Chystiukhin and her husband Anton were a little nervous before last Saturday. The Ukrainian couple’s bakery was about to...
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