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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.


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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.


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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.


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TV Station Tower Collapses In Western Wisconsin

A 2,000-foot-tall television transmitting tower toppled in western Wisconsin, knocked the TV station off the air.


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St. Paul Man Arrested For Possible 7th OWI

A St. Paul man was arrested Saturday accused of driving under the influence — his seventh offense.


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Hutchinson Tech Cutting Up To 40 Percent Of Workforce

Hutchinson Technology broke the news to its workers Tuesday morning that a number of them will not have jobs.


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Police: 13-Year-Old Driver Goes Out For Gas

Police say a 13-year-old boy took his mother’s vehicle, without her knowledge, and drove to get gas on Monday.


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Teen Found Dead In Eau Claire Hotel Room

Eau Claire police say a teenage man has been found dead in a hotel room.


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Frozen Boy: 10 Years After Being Brought Back To Life

On a winter night, most children are warm in their beds. But 10 years ago, a mother and father awoke to discover their 2-year-old was missing. He’d wandered out of their farmhouse near Eau Claire in the middle of the night.


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Eau Claire Woman Dies In Apartment Fire

A 24-year-old Eau Claire woman died after an early morning fire at her apartment.


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2 Accused Of Using Snake In Sexual Assault

Two northwestern Wisconsin men are accused of sexually assaulting a woman with a live snake.


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Man Faces Seventh OWI Charge

A 27-year-old man has been charged for the seventh time for drinking and driving.


Transit Study Kicks Off

A large study is kicking off Monday that will help motorists who live and travel in the east metro.




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