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Minn. Teen Killed In Eau Claire Rollover, 2 Other Teens Injured

A teenage boy from Plymouth was killed and two other teens were injured Friday evening in a rollover crash near Eau Claire, Wisconsin. The Wisconsin Department of Transportation says the accident happened at about 7:18 p.m. on eastbound Interstate 94.

07/04/2015

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Woman Dies After Diving Exercises In Wisconsin Lake

Authorities say a woman taking part in diving exercises in a Wisconsin lake has died.

06/29/2015

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Wis. State Patrol: Motorcyclist Succumbs To Crash Injuries

A western Wisconsin man died Tuesday from injuries sustained in a motorcycle crash last Thursday in Rusk County, according to the Wisconsin State Patrol. Michael Powers, 65, went off the road while taking a curve on STH-40 near Scheel Road just before 8 a.m. on June 18.

06/24/2015

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Man Suspected In Kidnapping Located Near Eau Claire

A man suspected of abducting a female Walmart employee at gunpoint in southeastern Wisconsin and driving to Eau Claire remains at large.

06/09/2015

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Woman Arrested In Eau Claire For Speeding, Suspicion Of DUI With Child In Car

A 27-year-old Minot, North Dakota woman was arrested early Saturday morning in Eau Claire, Wisconsin on suspicion of driving under the influence with a 2-year-old in the car. Cassie Lynn Jackson was arrested by the Wisconsin State Patrol at about 3:39 a.m. after she was pulled over for speeding on westbound Interstate 94.

05/30/2015

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Blaine Man Convicted Of Sex Trafficking To Duluth Motel

A 36-year-old Blaine, Minnesota, man has been found guilty of sex trafficking for prostituting an 18-year-old woman in a Duluth, Minnesota, motel room.

04/27/2015

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1 Killed, 2 Hurt In Wis. Crash Involving 3 Semis

Authorities say one person has died and two others have been hurt in a western Wisconsin interstate crash involving three semis.

01/07/2015

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Police: Burnsville Woman Drove Intoxicated With Child In Car

A 25-year-old Burnsville woman was arrested early Sunday in western Wisconsin for allegedly operating a vehicle while intoxicated with a child in the vehicle, according to the Wisconsin State Patrol.

01/04/2015

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9 Arrested In Wis. Child Sex Trafficking Sting

Authorities say nine people have been arrested in a child sex trafficking sting in the Eau Claire area.

10/20/2014

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Voters Get First Chance To See Walker With Burke

Wisconsin voters get a chance to assess Gov. Scott Walker alongside Democratic challenger Mary Burke as the two meet for a live debate broadcast nationwide.

10/10/2014

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Things To Know About Wisconsin Governor’s Debate

Gov. Scott Walker and Democratic challenger Mary Burke meet Friday in Eau Claire for the first of two debates before the Nov. 4 election. Some things to know:

10/09/2014

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Eau Claire Man Arrested After Fall From Bridge Near Campus

Police say a 21-year-old Eau Claire man was arrested for disorderly conduct after falling more than 30 feet while attempting some sort of stunt on a bridge over the Chippewa River.

09/27/2014

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Bus Carrying Students Catches Fire; No One Hurt

Officials say a charter bus taking 32 high school students on a field trip caught fire in Eau Claire, but no one was hurt. The Eau Claire Area School District says the North High School students were heading to the Federal Reserve Bank in Minneapolis when the fire started Monday morning before the bus had left Eau Claire.

05/20/2014

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Eau Claire Tattoo Artist Accused Of Recording Sex

An Eau Claire tattoo shop owner is charged with a felony for allegedly secretly video recording a sexual encounter with a client. The Leader-Telegram reports Jason Rogers, of Osseo, was charged last week with capturing an image of nudity without consent.

12/27/2013

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2 Injured After Motorcycle, Minivan Collide In St. Louis Co.

Two people are being treated with non-life-threatening injuries after the motorcycle they were riding on collided with a minivan Saturday near Babbitt, according to the St. Louis County Sheriff’s office. At 1:15 p.m., 67-year-old Susan Fetterer of Plymouth attempted to turn on to northbound Highway 21 and collided with a motorcycle. Thirty-five-year-old Dewi Webb, the motorcycle driver, and 36-year-old passenger Tiffany Webb were ejected from the bike on impact.

09/14/2013

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Edina Man Arrested In Wis. Attempted Abduction

A 32-year-old Edina man is in custody after he allegedly held a 19-year-old woman he met online against her will near Eau Claire, Wis.

07/23/2013

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Human Remains Found Along Eau Claire, Wis. River

Human remains have been found along the Eau Claire, Wis. river, according to authorities. Eau Claire deputies were notified that kayakers found a bone, which appeared to be a human bone, along the Eau Claire River, west of Big Falls around 1:30 p.m. Saturday.

07/10/2013

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Authorities Find Body Of College Student From Northfield

Authorities said late Monday they recovered the body of a missing college student from Northfield. David Rodgers hadn’t been seen since April, when the UW-Eau Claire student apparently fell off a pedestrian bridge in Eau Claire and went into a river.

06/19/2013

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Body Of UW-Eau Claire Student From Minnesota Found

The body of the missing UW-Eau Claire student from Northfield, Minn. has been recovered from the Chippewa River.

06/18/2013

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Driver Arrested After Crashing Into Eau Claire City Hall

Eau Claire police say a driver who crashed into City Hall on Tuesday was under the influence of drugs.

04/10/2013

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Lawsuit Accuses Eau Claire Doctor Of Sex Abuse

A lawsuit alleges a pediatrician sexually abused a man while he was a patient at Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire.

12/05/2012

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Best Winter Road Trip Destinations Near The Twin Cities

Beat the winter blahs with these fun and family friendly road trip destinations within a few hours of the Twin Cities.

11/30/2012

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Inspector: Fatal Wis. Fire Started On 2nd Floor

An Eau Claire fire inspector says the off-campus fire that killed two University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire students from Minnesota likely started in one of the apartment’s bedrooms.

10/17/2012

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Eau Claire Apartment Fire Claims Another Student’s Life

Firefighters had to pull two close friends from Stillwater, Minn., who were attending the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, out of their burning Eau Claire apartment on Monday morning.

10/09/2012

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Semi Destroyed By Fire After Crash In Western Wis.

A semi-truck was destroyed by fire after hitting a guard rail in a construction zone early Friday morning in western Wisconsin, according to the Wisconsin State Patrol.

09/21/2012

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