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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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Thought kaput, the movie theater plan for the Sears building could be back with a local developer more

Nov 22, 2017 4:47 PM News & Opinion

The Wausau Police Department in March hired a therapist to help victims of crimes, and already it’s paying off. They hope it’s an idea that spreads. more

Nov 22, 2017 4:29 PM 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

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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

A proposed movie theater in downtown Wausau is no more after representative from the Wausau Center Mall and Micon Cinemas were unable to work out a deal Thursday. more

Oct 6, 2017 11:59 AM

A city of Wausau committee on Monday recommended a smoking ban in all city parks. more

Oct 5, 2017 10:47 AM News & Opinion

More than 700 new apartments and multi-family housing units will be created within the next year around Wausau. Turns out, the area has been way under supplied for some time. more

Sep 29, 2017 3:19 PM News & Opinion

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


Jesse Yang

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


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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


Businesses for months have been preparing ginseng themed products for Wausau’s first-ever Ginseng Festival more

Sep 12, 2017 12:04 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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A Marathon County Judge ruled against Rib Mountain in its suit to block uniform addressing in its township. more

Aug 31, 2017 1:55 PM News & Opinion

After 45 days in business, Crostini Bar closes, leaving a mountain of debt, unpaid employees as Compass Properties searches for a new operator more

Aug 28, 2017 9:00 AM News & Opinion

Kayla Ermeling plans to open her smoothie health shop, Ignite Nutrition in the former Studio 7 space — adding a healthy option to the downtown scene more

Aug 25, 2017 10:00 AM News & Opinion

Whitehouse Productions in Wausau has been the go-to pro even as the music scene changed. Now the studio is expanding. more

Aug 18, 2017 4:45 PM News & Opinion

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