Wisconsin Rapids Road Closure: STH 54/73/2nd Ave

Wood County Dispatch - SOUTHBOUND LANES ON STH 54/73/2ND AVE ARE CLOSED FROM THE EXPRESSWAY TO THE ROUND-A-BOUT AT 17TH AV S DUE TO...

Special Response Teams Hold Training Day

Wood County Sheriff’s Department Special Response Team held a joint scenario training day on Monday with Marshfield Police Department’s SRT, Wisconsin Rapids Police Department’s...

Statewide Tornado Drill Rescheduled for Friday – April 12

A statewide tornado drill originally scheduled for Thursday, April 12 will now take place starting 1 p.m. on Friday, the end of Tornado and...

Wood County Voters Support Medical Marijuana

Wood County voters gave a split decision on two advisory questions on the April ballot relating to legalizing marijuana. Wood County voters supported medical marijuana,...

Three Columbus Catholic players earn first-team honors on 2018-19 All-Cloverbelt Conference East Division Boys...

By Paul Lecker For OnFocus Conference champion Marshfield Columbus Catholic had three of the six first-team selections on the 2018-19 All-Cloverbelt Conference East Division Boys Basketball...

Rapids Public Safety Officers are Searching River, after report of someone jumping off Bridge

Wisconsin Rapids (OnFocus) Wisconsin Rapids Police Department posted a message on social media Sunday morning informing the public that they are search for a...

Wood County Board to Hold October Meeting in Evening in Attempt to Encourage Public...

The Wood County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to hold their October meeting in the evening as a trial to see if they can...

Rep. Ron Kind Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Help Pay Down the Debt with Congressional...

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Rep. Ron Kind introduced the bipartisan Giveback Deficit Reduction Act, which will require that all unused Congressional office funds...

Wheelers Chevy and Buick/GMC Stores Now Under One Roof

After months of planning and progressing through the approval process, Wisconsin Rapids' Chevy and Buick/GMC stores are now under one roof. "We've been working on...

The Hannah Center Seeks Support for Wisconsin Rapids Expansion

MARSHFIELD, WI (OnFocus) The Hannah Center is looking for support from the Wisconsin Rapids and Marshfield communities as it explores the possibility of a...

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