January 16, 2015 - 5:50pm
Photo: Tomah VA Medical Center Website
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs will soon be sending a team to the Tomah VA Medical Center to conduct two separate investigations into possible misconduct.
January 15, 2015 - 6:15pm
Sen. Jerry Petrowski, shown during an appearance on Wisconsin Public Television's “Here and Now” in 2012. Image courtesy of WPT.
Central Wisconsin Republican Senator Jerry Petrowski says he probably won't support a right-to-work bill if one is introduced in the Senate. Petrowski said he wouldn’t vote for such a bill because the resulting labor unrest could be bad for business. “I probably am not going to be supportive,” he...
January 15, 2015 - 2:50pm
U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin recently joined Rep. Ron Kind in requesting the Tomah clinic investigation. Photo: Senate Democrats (CC-BY).
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is launching an investigation into reports of overmedication and retaliatory management practices at the VA Medical Center in Tomah.
January 14, 2015 - 4:25pm
The recent shutdown of a Wausau Paper mill left Brokaw in dire financial straits. Photo: Glen Moberg/WPR News.
A newly released consultant's report says that the village of Brokaw, which has suffered financially since the closure of a local paper mill, has some tough decisions to make. It must either annex to the city of Wausau or dissolve, saddling adjacent municipalities with millions of dollars of debt.