Report: UW System fall enrollment down 5K students

Preliminary figures suggest the University of Wisconsin System could lose about 5,000 students this school year.

Viola cancels community tradition due to flood

For the past 85 years, Viola has celebrated a long-standing tradition. But for the first time this year, Viola is going without its community tradition.

De Soto Football Field

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De Soto football field destroyed from flooding

Fans of De Soto High School football will have to go without home games for the rest of the year because of the flooding.

Baby Born on Highway

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Baby born on side of road in Onalaska

Rachel Arenz and her husband Myron were on their way to a doctor's appointment Friday morning when she went into labor.

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Holmen H.S. holds Homecoming 'tune-up' game

P.E. students at Holmen High School helped organize a flag football game between the varsity team and kids in the school's adapted physical education class.

Emergency Services

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Emergency services finding routes through floods

Natural disasters like this often times require emergency services in remote areas, but flooding makes it much more difficult to reach those in need.

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Storm damage cleanup begins

The hardest thing for many property owners after severe storm damage is figuring out where to turn next. Red Cross volunteers began helping property owners…

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Aerial footage shows extent of flooding damage in Vernon Co.

From the air, you can get a better idea of how widespread the flooding is in Vernon County.

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Flooding plays a factor in second Vernon County death

Officials report flooding played a factor in a second death in Vernon County Thursday.

Call Before Digging

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Call 811 before you dig in your yard

With all the water damage, you may be thinking about tending to your yard.

Oktoberfest Medallion

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Oktoberfest Medallion has been found

The hunt is over for this year's Oktoberfest Medallion.

Victory Mudslide

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Name released in mudslide death

The name of the body that was recovered after a mudslide washed a home down a hill  Thursday has been released.

Bee hive

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Urbandale officials order teen to remove honeybee hive

Urbandale officials have ordered a 17-year-old beekeeper to remove her honeybee hive from her family's home because they say bees are considered to be…

Highway crashes in Wisconsin spike after speed limit rises

Fatalities, injuries and accidents are up in Wisconsin in the year since the state raised the speed limit to 70 mph on most interstate highways.