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.
January 14, 2015 - 3:10pm
Bluegill Bay Pond in Rib Mountain is a great place for children to throw in a bobber in springtime, but by mid-summer algae blooms and weed growth choke the surface. Now, efforts are underway to clean it up.
January 13, 2015 - 10:25pm
A member of the Wausau City Council is calling for an independent investigation of the city’s mayor in a dispute over pay raises for city employees.
January 6, 2015 - 3:40pm
State Supreme Court Justice Ann Walsh Bradley. Photo courtesy of the state of Wisconsin. Supreme Court Justice Ann Walsh Bradley announced her re-election bid on Tuesday morning. Bradley was introduced by Marathon County Sheriff Scott Parks, a Republican, in the downtown Wausau courthouse where she...