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La Taqueria set to open this month in the former Blockbuster Video building on 17th Avenue more

Feb 20, 2018 11:38 AM News & Opinion

Tres Hermanos grocery store relocates into the former Handcrafted Furniture building on Sixth Street more

Feb 16, 2018 10:11 AM News & Opinion

UWSP student and veteran Tegan Griffith continues the discussion of unity as addressed in the film American Creed more

Feb 14, 2018 12:20 PM News & Opinion

The Wausau Museum of Contemporary Art has become more than a gallery. It’s a hub for ground-breaking local art therapy. more

Feb 14, 2018 10:13 AM News & Opinion

A new civil court alternative aims to help resolve cases for those who can’t afford an attorney, and relieve the clogged court system more

Feb 9, 2018 2:00 PM News & Opinion

Wausau Supply’s expansion that will bring the company’s Weston footprint to one million square feet, and it’s done by being completely employee owned. more

Feb 9, 2018 10:01 AM News & Opinion

Granite Peak has ramped up its music game to appeal to townies and the out-of-town ski crowd too. more

Feb 2, 2018 9:42 AM News & Opinion

Sean Sullivan’s “The Mammoth Hunter” is one of several programs joining forces to spread the fun-science word more

Jan 31, 2018 10:59 AM News & Opinion

The Wausau 525 track expands to add a national championship ATV ice race to its schedule more

Jan 26, 2018 9:20 AM News & Opinion

Do your family a favor and draw up a will and estate plan. That means you too, millennials and Gen Xers. more

Jan 19, 2018 11:43 AM News & Opinion

Alzheimer’s and dementia are thought of as elderly diseases, but they afflict many people under the age of 65. more

Jan 19, 2018 11:20 AM News & Opinion



The Connection Place is about halfway to its fundraising goal, and could start building the facility this summer. more

Jan 19, 2018 11:12 AM News & Opinion

Twig’s Beverage now is putting its Ginseng Fest-created soda into regular production, and locals are compiling a recipe book for the 2018 fest. more

Jan 12, 2018 10:00 AM News & Opinion

First Gander Mountain closed. Then it was going to open under a new name. Then it wasn’t. Now, it’ll reopen as Gander Outdoors. more

Jan 12, 2018 9:47 AM News & Opinion

Wausau is about to become the fourth location for Wisconsin-based Tundraland, a storefront home improvement service more

Jan 5, 2018 3:50 PM News & Opinion

A new pain management clinic aims to help patients without opioid medications more

Dec 21, 2017 3:50 PM News & Opinion

The Lighthouse Salon turns getting your hair done into a retro experience more

Dec 15, 2017 2:51 PM News & Opinion

The two-year campuses in Wausau and Marshfield are supposed to merge with UW-Stevens Point. But will that preserve the options those smaller colleges are meant to provide? more

Dec 8, 2017 12:19 PM News & Opinion

The iconic restaurant Iozzo’s closed earlier this year. Now a couple living nearby are reopening the location as a modern supper club called The Jig. more

Dec 8, 2017 11:25 AM News & Opinion


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A new bill signed into law last month made ginseng the official state herb — joining 30 other states symbols including kringle, the trilobite and the polka. more

Dec 7, 2017 5:15 PM News & Opinion

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