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1-Year-Old, 9-Year-Old Thrown From Vehicle In Crash

Three people, including two children, were injured after a vehicle lost control and struck a barrier on Interstate 94.

06/04/2012

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Eau Claire’s Bon Iver Wins Best New Artist

The man behind the Wisconsin indie folk band Bon Iver gave a shout-out to his hometown of Eau Claire during Sunday night’s Grammys.

02/13/2012

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Wis. Man Arrested For 7th DWI

A 43-year-old Spooner, Wis. man was arrested Wednesday morning for allegedly driving under the influence — his seventh offense.

02/08/2012

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Sheriff: Teens Were ‘Hill Jumping’ Before Fatal Crash

The Eau Claire County Sheriff’s Office says a group of teens were “hill jumping” in their car prior to a crash that killed three of them last month.

01/13/2012

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Driver Killed In Eau Claire Crash With Semi ID’d

Authorities have identified the driver who died after losing control of her vehicle and crashing into a semi truck near Eau Claire, Wis.

01/13/2012

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Vehicle-Semi Crash Kills 1 Near Eau Claire, Wis.

One person is dead after a vehicle lost control and struck a semi near Eau Claire, Wis. Thursday afternoon, according to authorities.

01/12/2012

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Wis. Crash Survivor’s Condition Improves

Conditions have improved for one of the two teenagers who survived a crash that killed three others in Wisconsin.

12/22/2011

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3 Teens Dead In Crash Near Eau Claire

Wisconsin State Troopers are investigating a single-vehicle crash that killed three teenagers and injured two others.

12/21/2011

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Postal Service To Close 5 Wis. Processing Centers

Five mail processing centers in Wisconsin are among the 252 nationwide that the U.S. Postal Service plans to close starting in April.

12/05/2011

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Wis. Woman Accused Of Swindling $50K From Grandma

An Eau Claire woman is accused of spending more than $21,000 from her grandmother’s checking account and maxing out four credit cards in the older woman’s name.

10/22/2011

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Trail Camera Captures Cougar In Central Wisconsin

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources says a photo of a cougar taken in Juneau County is legitimate. The agency says two DNR wildlife biologists verified the photo, taken by a trail camera Sunday night.

10/21/2011

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Wis. Woman Accused Of Stealing Ring From Corpse

An Eau Claire woman is accused of stealing a ring from a corpse during a funeral home visitation.

10/05/2011

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Minn. Man Gets 18 Months In Wis. Woman’s OD Death

A Minnesota man will serve 18 months in prison for supplying drugs that led to the overdose death of a 22-year-old Eau Claire woman last summer.

07/27/2011

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Cougar That Roamed Wis. Killed In Car Crash

State wildlife officials say DNA tests show a cougar that roamed Minnesota and Wisconsin was killed in a car crash in Connecticut last month.

07/26/2011

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Inquiry Into Fatal Wis. Boat Crash May Take Months

Investigating a high-speed boat collision that killed four people, including three groomsmen celebrating a weekend wedding, could take several months, authorities said Monday.

07/25/2011

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2 Bodies Recovered After Wisconsin Boat Crash

Search crews have found the bodies of two Minnesota men missing in the Chippewa River in western Wisconsin.

07/24/2011

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2 Killed In Eau Claire Crash

Two people have died in a crash on a bypass in Eau Claire, Wis.

07/07/2011

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2 Semi Fires Within 20 Minutes On I-94 In Wis.

The State Patrol in Wisconsin said two semi trucks started on fire within 20 minutes of each other Tuesday on Interstate 94.

07/06/2011

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Tubing Accident Kills 1 In Chippewa County

A 29-year-old Eau Claire resident is dead after a tubing accident on Lake Holcombe in Chippewa County.

06/26/2011

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Wisconsin Man Dies After Jump Into Chippewa River

Authorities in Chippewa County say a 34-year-old man from the Eau Claire area drowned after jumping into the Chippewa River.

06/05/2011

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Keith Urban Lends Hand To Wis. Salon Owner

A Wisconsin hair salon owner is missing her signature storefront sculpture: a fiberglass hand shaped like a chair with images of country star Keith Urban.

05/05/2011

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Wis. Police Arrest 1 In Elaborate Check-Scam Case

Eau Claire police have arrested a person found with more than $700,000 worth of fake checks and money orders. Authorities say the documents were used in elaborate online scams.

04/26/2011

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Parole Eligibility Set For Convict In Wis. Teen Slaying

The man convicted of fatally stabbing an Eau Claire teenager and dumping his body by the Chippewa River will be eligible for parole in 20 years.

04/22/2011

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I-94 Reopens After Fatal Crash Outside Eau Claire

Interstate 94 is open again after a fiery fatal crash near Eau Claire closed the highway for more than 11 hours.

04/10/2011

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Man Dies After Hitting Eau Claire Co. Squad Head-On

A 30-year-old man is dead after crashing into an Eau Claire County Sheriff deputy’s squad head-on.

03/31/2011

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