MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Marshfield and Adams have joined the list of Wisconsin cities that have shut down municipal wells due to PFAS contamination.
Wisconsin Public Radio reported that the state Department of Natural Resources announced Thursday that sampling in the two cities has detected PFAS high enough to concern state health officials.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — U.S. Bank Stadium officials have agreed to pay their share of a $1.2 million settlement to a Wisconsin man whose foot was injured at a Garth Brooks concert in 2019.
Tom and Diana Ugoretz, of Marshfield, sued the owner of the Minneapolis stadium, its operators, builders and security personnel after a large steel hydraulic barrier was lowered onto Tom Ugoretz's foot outside a gate.
MARSHFIELD, Wis. (AP) — Spotted in a car at a McDonald's drive-through in Wisconsin: A cow — all of it.
Jessica Nelson of Mosinee pulled into the drive-through at a McDonald's in Marshfield on Thursday and said she looked up to see a cow in the backseat of a Buick sedan three cars ahead of her.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Flu vaccinations are up so far this year and state health officials hope a new education and awareness campaign launched Wednesday will boost participation among minorities who historically have been more reticent to get vaccinated.
CUMBERLAND, Wis. (AP) — One child died and three others were hurt, including one critically, when their off-road vehicle overturned in Barron County, according to the sheriff's office.
Deputies responded to the crash east of Cumberland Thursday afternoon.
TRACK AND FIELD
Marshall Invitational, 4 p.m. (Cambridge, Columbus, Deerfield, Lake Mills, Lakeside Lutheran, Madison Country Day co-op, Marshall, Monona Grove, Pardeeville, Rio, Watertown Luther Prep, Westfield/Montello)
WINSTON — Marshfield's Grants combined for 40 points and the second-ranked Pirates defeated Douglas 73-60 in Tuesday's Far West League boys basketball game.
Grant Woolsey hit four 3-pointers and scored a game-high 21 points for Marshfield (17-6, 9-0 FWL), while Grant Webster added 19.
A Wisconsin man turned a Kwik Trip into an all-nighter.
According to the Green Bay Press Gazette, an unidentified Marshfield, Wisconsin, man got locked inside a cooler at a local convenience store Tuesday night and rather than call for help, decided to stay and drink.
Geraldine Fern Knapton, 84, of Greenwood, formerly of Baraboo, passed away Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017, at House of the Dove in Marshfield.
Geraldine, daughter of Ernest and Virginia (Knapp) Schueman was born April 27, 1933, in Greenfield.
MARSHFIELD, Wis. (AP) — A masked robber apparently thought the 96-year-old owner of a neighborhood grocery store in Marshfield would be an easy target for his crime. But, he was so wrong.
Margaretta Wolf has owned the store bearing her family name for 54 years.