Marathon County Newswire

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  1. Beloved Librarian Retires After 40 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WSAW

    The Marathon County Library says farewell to one of their own today. Mike O'Conner is retiring after spending more than 40 years as a librarian.

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  2. Kharb pleads not guilty to charges of child sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    ... child told police that Kharb approached her to have sex, and she was afraid of being hurt if she said no. Marathon County detectives tracked down Kharb by locating his computer's IP address in a hotel room near Seattle. He was arrested by local ...

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  3. Ramp closures, traffic switches planned at US 51/Marathon County U, K interchange in Wausau next weekRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | WisDOT

    Motorists can expect to encounter the following traffic impacts at the US 51/Marathon County U and K interchange in Wausau next week: Monday, August 4, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m .

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  4. US 51/Marathon County U, K interchange Changes Expected in Wausau Next WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WSAW

    The Department of Transportation says drivers may encounter delays and detours at the US 51/Marathon County U and K interchange in Wausau next week.

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  5. Marathon County Homeless Count Finds 100+ Without HomesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WSAW

    Many of us think it is the big cities like Milwaukee and Chicago that have a homeless population.

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  6. United Way event in Wausau aims to end homelessness in Marathon CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WAOW

    ... but it is unknown what may have happened, the Woodruff Police Department said Wednesday. The United Way of Marathon County held a special breakfast Thursday trying to connect homeless people with the resources they need to turn their life around. ...

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  7. Two Dunkin Donuts in Marathon County close to openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WAOW

    ... it is unknown what may have happened, the Woodruff Police Department said Wednesday. Two Dunkin Donuts in Marathon County are getting close to opening. Workers filled concrete and blocks at the future Rib Mountain and Weston locations. Even the ...

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  8. TRUTH to host open house Saturday, Aug. 2Read the original story

    Thursday | Lakeland Times

    ... Place (the homeless shelter in Oneida County), and seven people stayed at the Salvation Army's shelter in Marathon County. Having to leave Lincoln County, where they may work and have children in school, causes additional hardship. These numbers are ...

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  9. 2 arrested in Rothschild garage burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Two men are being held at the Marathon County Jail after they allegedly broke into a Rothschild garage Wednesday afternoon and stole several items, according to Daily Herald Media.

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  10. More hand, foot and mouth disease being reportedRead the original story

    Wednesday | WAOW

    ... health leaders say. "I don't have any numbers on whether we are seeing an increase," said Ruth Marx of the Marathon County Health Department. "I have taken several calls from people. Most have had concerns about day care." Local health officials say ...

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  11. Deadly Virus Impacts Pig Exhibitors at Wisconsin Valley FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | WSAW

    ... want to know what that rate of gain was in the animal that they're purchasing," said Heather Schlesser, a Marathon County Extensive Dairy Agent. "Some of the people they would normally purchase them from wouldn't let them on their farm because they ...

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  12. Pet Project Wednesday: Meet Monty and JinglesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | WSAW

    Monty is at the Humane Society of Marathon County. You can learn more about him by watching the video above.

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  13. Parents need to plan for back to school exams, shotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    ... parents to their family doctor. Eileen Eckardt is the Director of Family Health and Communicable Disease for Marathon County. She says Marathon County recommends children have a thorough examination by their doctor. "We recommend that kids see their ...

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  14. Marathon County committee calls for study on how t...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    The Education & Economic Development Committee agreed Monday night to ask the county for a survey and study of the village in the wake of the 2012 shutdown of the paper mill.

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  15. Wausau cheese curd stand brings tradition to Wisconsin Valley FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | WAOW

    ... m broken in." "We do it for the kids," said Peterson. The club raises money for scholarships for students in Marathon County. "It's a great service to the community and it's always fun to see old faces come back year after year," said Peterson.

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  16. Man making movie of teen in shower leads to chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    ... liminary hearing August 6th at 9:30 a.m. before Judge Jill Falstad. In the meantime, he is being held in the Marathon County Jail on a $5,000 cash bond. If convicted, Jimenez could spend 3 and a half years in prison.

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  17. Police need help identifying metal thievesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    ... The loss is estimated at about $2500. If you know anything about this or another crime, you're asked to give Marathon County Crime Stoppers a call. You may be eligible for a cash reward. The phone number is 1-877-409-8777.

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  18. Wood County woman killed by trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | WAOW

    Marathon County Crime Stoppers is asking for help to find the people responsible for stealing from a business in the Township of Cleveland near Stratford.

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  19. "Guys Who Grill" barbecues for a causeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | WAOW

    Marathon County Crime Stoppers is asking for help to find the people responsible for stealing from a business in the Township of Cleveland near Stratford.

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  20. Taylor County Fair sees attendance boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | WAOW

    Marathon County Crime Stoppers is asking for help to find the people responsible for stealing from a business in the Township of Cleveland near Stratford.

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