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Watch: Gov. Evers talks internet access in Westby

WESTBY, Wis. (WKBT) -- Gov. Tony Evers visited Vernon Communications Cooperative Tuesday in Westby to discuss his administration's Broadband Access Grants. Evers says expanding reliable internet access is a priority for his administration. He presented the company with a $5.6…

Eau Claire Transit waiving fares due to cold

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WKBT) -- Eau Claire's Transit Office is letting people ride the bus for free Tuesday and Wednesday due to the extreme cold. The office sent out the notice Tuesday, saying passengers will still be required to wear…

Chandler Halderson found guilty on all charges in parents’ murder trial

WISC-TV/Channel3000MADISON, Wis. — Chandler Halderson, the 23-year-old charged with killing and dismembering his parents Bart and Krista, has been found guilty on all charges related to their deaths. Halderson was charged with two counts on each of the following charges: first-degree intentional homicide, mutilating a corpse, hiding a corpse and providing false information on a missing persons investigation. Halderson stood…