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Appleton West 63, Wausau West 42
Brillion 83, Mishicot 45
Columbus Catholic 64, Westfield Area 39
Edgar 60, Colby 17
Gale-Ettrick-Trempealeau 63, Elk Mound 58
Hustisford 57, Pardeeville 44
Janesville Craig 65, Milwaukee Hamilton ...
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Almond-Bancroft 58, Pittsville 38
Appleton West 78, Appleton North 70
Arrowhead 62, Waukesha South 38
Ashland 77, Washburn 61
Bangor 72, Necedah 60
Berlin 64, Kewaskum 49
Birchwood 64, New Auburn 44
Brookfield Academy 71, ...
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Bloomer 60, Thorp 48
Chippewa Falls 48, Stevens Point 46
East Troy 82, Milwaukee Academy of Science 68
Eau Claire Memorial 68, Holmen 65
Hope Christian 70, Waterford 56
Kaukauna 73, Wauwatosa West 70
La Crosse Logan 65, Marshfield ...
Antigo 1, Chippewa Falls 1, OT (tie)
Ashwaubenon 6, Brookfield STARS 1
Beaver Dam 6, Oshkosh 1
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — A Girl Scout troop leader in Green Bay has lost her job in the wake of a fundraiser her troop held for families of victims of a fatal crash near Chippewa Falls.
The members of Troop 4029 helped host a vigil in Green Bay in honor of three Chippewa Falls-area scouts ...
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Algoma 56, Green Bay West 49
Appleton East 55, Freedom 50
Aquinas 82, Chippewa Falls 45
Badger 74, Kenosha Bradford 62
Beaver Dam 81, Fort Atkinson 18
Benton 80, Juda 27
Big Foot 52, Brodhead 26
Bonduel 36, Roncalli ...
CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. (AP) — A closed tavern in Chippewa Falls that appeared slated for demolition has been given new life as it has reopened as a church.
River City Community Church has leased the building, moving into the building in August that was known as The Lodge for the past ...
CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. (AP) — Hundreds of mourners are saying goodbye to three Girl Scouts and a mother who were struck and killed while collecting trash along a rural highway in northwestern Wisconsin.
At Chippewa Valley ...
CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. (AP) — Teachers, family and friends said goodbye Thursday to a Girl Scout and her mother killed in a hit-and-run along a rural road in northwestern Wisconsin, with a minister telling mourners their “world has been crushed.”
Hundreds of mourners turned out for a funeral ...
LAKE HALLIE, Wis. (AP) — Funeral arrangements are set for three Girl Scouts and a mother who were killed in a hit-and-run in rural northwestern Wisconsin.
A funeral service for 32-year-old Sara Schneider and her 10-year-old daughter, Haylee Hickle, will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at the ...
CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. (AP) — A 10-year-old girl charged with first-degree intentional homicide in the death of a 6-month-old baby told investigators that she panicked after dropping the infant, and stomped on the child’s head to stop the crying, according to a sheriff in western ...
10-year-old Wisconsin girl detained in infant’s death
CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. (AP) — Authorities say a 10-year-old girl has been detained in the death of an infant in northwestern Wisconsin.
Chippewa County Sheriff Jim Kowalczyk (koh-WAHL’-chek) says the girl is in juvenile custody.
LAKE HALLIE, Wis. (AP) — A western Wisconsin community on Sunday was grieving the deaths of three Girl Scouts and a parent who were collecting trash along a rural highway when police say a pickup truck veered off the road and hit them before speeding away.
Authorities have not released the ...
LAKE HALLIE, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on the hit-and-run deaths of several Girl Scouts and an adult in Wisconsin (all times local):
Hundreds of community members gathered outside an elementary school in Wisconsin to remember three Girl Scouts and a parent who were killed in a ...
Pulaski 23, Menomonie 21
Luck 70, Florence 42
Newman Catholic 61, Gibraltar 46
Sevastopol 48, Oakfield 0
Appleton North 55, Hudson 19
Arrowhead 63, Verona Area 21
- Winona Daily NewsLuke J. PientokJanuary 1, 2019
- Wisconsin State JournalPrep boys basketball: Trevon Chislom, Daniel Toennies lead McFarland past Monona GroveDecember 29, 2018
- The SunFar-reaching Embrace of Girl Scouts' SisterhoodNovember 13, 2018
- Star TribuneHeartbroken community gathers to mourn Wisconsin Girl Scouts and a motherNovember 8, 2018
- Star TribuneCharges: Driver, passenger fought for control of steering wheel before truck hit Scouts on Wis. highwayNovember 6, 2018
CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. (AP) — It was a surprising and unlikely meeting for a father and son in western Wisconsin.
The two men have been co-workers at Rock Solid Transport in Chippewa Falls for two years, but never knew they were related. Nathan Boos was adopted at birth and did not know ...
CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. (AP) — Authorities have recovered the body of a second Minnesota man who was missing from a pontoon on Lake Wissota in western Wisconsin.
Investigators from the Chippewa County Sheriff’s Department found the body of 22-year-old Antonio Robinson of Minneapolis around 9 ...
CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. (AP) — A Minnesota man is dead and another missing after an unoccupied pontoon boat was found on Lake Wissota in western Wisconsin.
Authorities were called Sunday about the pontoon near the Wissota Hydro Dam.
Someone later reported finding a rubber tube floating ...
CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. (AP) — A five-year study has transformed a reclaimed Wisconsin frack sand mine into a successful wild prairie.
Researchers from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls partnered with industrial sand mining firm Superior Silica Sands and Chippewa County’s Department of ...
CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. (AP) — The spark for Dan Cooper’s recent wilderness adventure came from an unlikely source: his television.
The 69-year-old Chippewa Falls man is hooked on the Discovery Network reality show “Naked and Afraid,” now in its ninth season, the
CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. (AP) — A World War II veteran who spent more than a year as a prisoner of war is finally being awarded the Purple Heart.
Max Bergen will receive the medal Friday,
CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. (AP) — Two months ago, U.S. Army veteran Terry Treleven didn’t have a home for over a year after going through a difficult divorce.
He recently found himself doing mock interviews to prepare for getting back into the workforce at the Chippewa Falls Veterans Housing and ...
CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. (AP) — When brain analysis revealed that former National Hockey League player Jeff Parker had chronic traumatic encephalopathy, it came as no surprise to his family.
For Jeff’s brother, longtime Chippewa Falls High School boys hockey coach Scott Parker, the recent ...
CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. — A large hog farm is planned for the Chippewa County town of Cleveland, west of Cornell.
Four Mile LLP, based in Fairmont, Minn., filed its plans with the Chippewa County Land Conservation and Forest Management Department last month to build a five-barn facility on a ...
CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. (AP) — A lawsuit against Walmart Inc. is moving forward following the fatal shooting of a 25-year-old woman at a Wisconsin store in 2016.
Chippewa County Judge James Isaacson heard arguments in the case Tuesday but didn’t decide whether to dismiss it,
CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. — Lowell E. Sommerfeldt, 71, of Chippewa Falls died Sunday, April 1, 2018, in Wisconsin Veterans Home in Chippewa Falls. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, April 6, in First Baptist Church in Whitehall, Wis. Burial will be in Rest Haven Cemetery in Blair, Wis. ...
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Another Republican senator is calling it quits.
Terry Moulton of Chippewa Falls announced Monday that he won’t seek a third term this fall.
He said that he has accomplished his goals of working for smaller government, a reduced tax burden and a better jobs ...
Around the Kohl Center: Highlights from Championship Saturday at the WIAA state boys basketball tournament
Division 5 final: Bangor 91, Chippewa Falls McDonell 67
Division 4 final: Manitowoc Roncalli 53, Marathon 37
Division 3 final: Prescott 63, Valders 62
Division 2 final: Kaukauna 76, Milwaukee Washington 74
Division 1 final: Oshkosh North 61, Brookfield East ...
Deerfield boys can’t buy a basket in their WIAA Division 5 state semifinal loss to Chippewa Falls McDonell
Effort wasn’t the problem.
Preparation wasn’t the problem.
No, the problem that plagued the Deerfield boys basketball team from start to finish on Friday morning was much simpler: The Demons simply couldn’t make a doggone basket.
No matter who took a shot for Deerfield, and no ...
Bangor earns No. 1 seeding in Division 5 entering the WIAA state boys basketball tournament
Friday’s semifinals: (1) Bangor (25-1) vs. (4) Green Bay NEW Lutheran (15-12), 9:05 a.m.; (2) Deerfield (23-4) vs. (3) Chippewa Falls McDonell (17-10), about 10:45 a.m.
Saturday’s championship: Semifinal winners, 11:05 a.m.
Coach: Dave Borgrud (12th ...
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Appleton West 87, Hudson 57
Eau Claire North 72, Superior 59
Kimberly 79, Wausau West 39
Neenah 70, D.C. Everest 55
Oshkosh North 87, Appleton North 48
Oshkosh West 67, Eau Claire ...
Former Beloit substitute teacher arrested on sexual assault charges
A former substitute teacher at Beloit Memorial High School has been arrested and charged in the alleged repeated sexual assault of a 14-year-old student during the past school year.
Tyler Edge, 24, was arrested in Chippewa Falls, where he was working as a teacher in that school district, ...
CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. — A Whitehall man has pleaded not guilty to repeatedly sexually assaulting the same child between 2007 and 2012 in Chippewa County.
Daniel A. Stafford, 66, was charged in April 2017 with five counts of repeated sexual assault of a child, and pleaded not guilty to all ...
Wisconsin Vietnam War veteran gets honorary diploma
CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin Vietnam War veteran has received an honorary high school diploma decades after attending high school.
More than 30 people gathered at Fill-Inn Station in Chippewa Falls Wednesday to honor 67-year-old Mike Hebert,
Almond-Bancroft 71, Rosholt 50
Appleton North 94, Appleton West 73
Argyle 33, Shullsburg 32
Auburndale 54, Assumption 50
Bay Port 94, Sheboygan South 49
Beaver Dam 57, Portage 48
Black River Falls 70, Melrose-Mindoro 40
Bloomer 80, Ladysmith ...
CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. (AP) — Hundreds of people gathered in western Wisconsin to remember a local woman who died in a charter plane crash in Costa Rica on New Year’s Eve.
Amanda Geissler, 33, was one of 10 Americans killed in the Dec. 31 crash. Two Costa Rican pilots also died. She was ...