WEAU It happened around 2:30 p.m. Scott Thiede with the Wisconsin DNR says that three people were on inflatable boats when the wind picked up during the day. Thiede says one person was able to make it back to shore, but two others were not: that's when...
Yesterday
ALTOONA , WI (WSAU) Several local fire departments now have some pet-saving devices. Project Breathe presented more than ten departments around the Chippewa Valley with pet oxygen masks yesterday. The masks help save animals from smoke ...and...
4/21/2017
... foundation. “And I think people will come to Eau Claire just to see this.” To learn more about the project, call (715) 828-4441, email markbeckfield@yahoo.com, or write to Eau Claire County Veterans Tribute Foundation, P.O. Box 252, Altoona , WI ...
4/20/2017
WEAU It started as a day of fishing on Lake Altoona , but high winds and choppy waters made for a different story for two men boating on the lake. Scott Thiede, a Wisconsin DNR Conservation Warden, says he was on his routine patrol at the lake when...
4/16/2017
WEAU Monday afternoon, the governor met with health care leaders at Grace Lutheran Communities - River Pines in Altoona to announce the application period for the Wisconsin Fast Forward program. The program gives worker training grants in health care...
3/28/2017