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Stoney Acres ramps up pizza nights for 2018 with its own microbrewery more

Nov 15, 2017 9:03 AM News & Opinion

The Dalys opened their new restaurant last week and it’s a work of art, literally more

Nov 10, 2017 10:04 AM News & Opinion

Another women’s clothing boutique has opened in downtown Wausau. But Raissa Dupuis wanted more than just a store; she wants her Poppy’s Boutique to make a difference more

Nov 8, 2017 9:33 AM News & Opinion

You’re forgiven if you haven’t kept up with every new attraction at Riverlife Park— something seems to pops up every other week. So we catalogued all the changes for you. more

Oct 27, 2017 3:27 PM News & Opinion

Joe Thomas is known for his creative cuisine at Sconni’s. Now he’s started a business selling the trendy ingredient, black garlic. more

Oct 27, 2017 9:19 AM News & Opinion

Rachel Davis’ haunted house is part of a bigger plan for a new local entertainment enterprise more

Oct 18, 2017 10:00 AM News & Opinion

A Wausau paramedic was arrested Monday on charges of sexually assaulted a woman under his care. The fire department now is working to regain the community’s trust. more

Oct 13, 2017 11:32 AM News & Opinion

Condor Coffee to open its tasting room this month, and a coffee shop in Weston this winter more

Oct 13, 2017 11:23 AM News & Opinion

Large national chains are taking communities to court over property tax assessments, and it could cost hundreds of thousands for Wausau alone more

Oct 13, 2017 11:07 AM News & Opinion

Wicked Willow in Stevens Point is one of the few places in Wisconsin that serves exclusively vegan cuisine more

Oct 13, 2017 10:13 AM News & Opinion

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The Wausau Museum of Contemporary Art opens, Harvest Fest converges on The 400 Block and plenty of live music round out the weekend. more

Oct 6, 2017 8:02 PM Entertainment

The Torkkos had planned to retire when they sold the Everest Inn last year. Now they’re again operating the historic bed and breakfast more

Sep 29, 2017 3:03 PM News & Opinion


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A downtown theater on the former Sears site should have kicked off by now. Turns out the project is still in question. more

Sep 22, 2017 3:12 PM News & Opinion

Wausau native taps her Minneapolis fashion experience to start a women’s clothing boutique back home more

Sep 22, 2017 9:11 AM News & Opinion

The Dalys plan to take over former Crostini spot to open their second restaurant more

Sep 22, 2017 9:00 AM News & Opinion

The Marathon County Board Thursday approved funding $3.4 million to build a new warm water therapy pool. more

Sep 19, 2017 8:38 PM News & Opinion


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Check out City Pages' photo gallery from the first-ever International Wisconsin Ginseng Festival, held in downtown Wausau and throughout Marathon County. more


A ton of events happen this weekend Sept. 15-17, so pick up a festival program, or go to for details. Here are some highlights: more

Sep 15, 2017 12:29 PM Entertainment

Corey Parris and Todd Penske might seem like an odd pair to develop an app, but it’s been a formula for success more

Sep 15, 2017 12:20 PM News & Opinion

Jalapenos found success in downtown Wausau. Now owner Jovani Gonzalez is taking that formula to Weston with Patron Mexican Restaurant. more

Sep 1, 2017 12:23 PM News & Opinion

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