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FBI arrests serial armed robbery suspect

FBI officials say they have arrested a man suspected of robbing seven ALDI Foods stores over the past six months. Hiram Graham, 30, of Cudahy, was arrested early Friday by the FBI’s Milwaukee Area Violent Crime Task Force, according to police.   Graham is alleged to have either robbed or attempted to rob these ALDI… Keep Reading


High School Hockey: Friday’s Scores

By The Associated Press BOYS HOCKEY Amery 6, La Crosse 1Baldwin-Woodville 4, Black River Falls 2 Chequamegon/Phillips 5, Medford Area 2 Edgewood 8, McFarland 0 Greendale 3, Kenosha 2 Madison West 7, Beloit Memorial 2 Northland Pines 9, Waupaca 1 Oregon 11, Monroe 1 Rhinelander/Three Lakes 7, Green Bay United 0 Sauk Prairie 4, DeForest… Keep Reading


WANTED: Arrest warrant issued for day care assault suspect

WAUSAU — A judge on Friday issued a warrant for a 36-year-old Wausau man accused of assaulting a 4-year-old girl at a Rib Mountain daycare, after he failed to show up in court for a motions hearing. Miguel Angel Ruiz faces charges filed in August 2016 of first degree sexual assault of a child, child… Keep Reading


Routheut nets hat trick in RiverWolves win

The Wausau RiverWolves topped the Wisconsin Whalers from Oregon, Wis. on Friday night by a score of 7-3, thanks in part to a hat trick from Owen Routheut. The Whalers coming into the game in third place in the Central Division. Routheut, a native of Feversham, Ontario, was able to light the lamp three times… Keep Reading


Wausau School District named to AP honor roll

Wausau School District is one of 447 school districts in the United States and Canada being honored by the college Board with placement on the 8th Annual AP® District Honor Roll. To be included on the 8th Annual Honor Roll, Wausau School District had to, since 2015, increase the number of students participating in AP… Keep Reading

Wisconsin news

AG: State can’t enforce sprinkler rule

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Republican Attorney General Brad Schimel says state regulators can’t enforce a rule requiring sprinklers in large apartment buildings The state Department of Safety and Professional Standards adopted a rule in 2008 that requires sprinklers in apartment buildings with more than four units built after Jan. 1, 2011. In 2011, Republicans adopted… Keep Reading


Police: Body found outside Alternative High School

Editor’s note: This story has been corrected to reflect new information received by Northcentral Technical College officials that indicates the body was discovered at the Alternative High School. Earlier information, received from the Wausau Police Department, was incorrect. By Shereen Siewert WAUSAU — Police say a body found Friday outside Wausau’s Alternative High School was… Keep Reading


Lac du Flambeau man ordered to stand trial on incest charges

MERRILL — A 50-year-old Lac du Flambeau man has been arraigned on three felony charges of incest by a stepparent. The charges were filed after a months-long investigation into alleged sexual assaults involving two teenage victims. The alleged incidents took place in a home in the Town of Birch both in the summer of 2016… Keep Reading


Update: Probation ordered for woman who spit on Wausau Police officer

WAUSAU — A 27-year-old Minnesota woman who fought with police and spit on an officer will spend three years on probation. Appearing in Marathon County Circuit Court on Thursday, Sharon Nyquist was found guilty of throwing or discharging bodily fluids at a public safety worker and resisting arrest, according to court records. Charges of taking… Keep Reading

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