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Eau Claire police looking for stabbing suspect

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WKBT) -- Eau Claire police are looking for a man they say stabbed another person early Thursday morning. The Eau Claire Police Department asked people for help locating Tony L. Carothers, 46, after a physical altercation led…

Ho-Chunk Nation planning La Crosse development

BLACK RIVER FALLS, Wis. (WKBT) -- The Ho-Chunk Nation said Wednesday that it is in the planning stages of a development in La Crosse's River Point District, the site just north of downtown that has been targeted by the city…

New strain of COVID-19 found in Wisconsin

MADISON, Wis. (WKBT) -- The new variant of COVID-19 first identified in the United Kingdom has made its way to Wisconsin, the Department of Health Services said Wednesday. DHS and its laboratory partners identified a variant strain known as B.1.1.7…