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What We're Working OnSubmitted: 04/24/2015
- Students graduating from high school could be at risk for meningitis. Public health experts say NOW is a good time to make sure high school students are up to date on their meningitis vaccine. Newswatch 12's Karolina Buczek spoke with a public health nurse in Langlade County to find out how teens can stay safe.

- Plus, an Ashland science teacher will use her 18 day trip on an ocean research ship to help her students. She hopes it gets students thinking more than just water in the Midwest. We'll see why she'll focus on perspective tonight on Newswatch 12.

We'll have the details on these stories and more tonight on Newswatch 12 - news from where you live.





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WAUSAU - One of the groups that went to the Business Expo was E3YP.

The group originated from the growing need to get young people to stay in area.

Young people often start working in smaller northcentral Wisconsin communities, but they end up leaving after a few years. It's something that E3YP hopes to change.

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ANTIGO - Students graduating from high school could be at risk for contracting meningitis. Public health experts say now is a good time to make sure high school students are up to date on their meningitis vaccinations.

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LANGLADE COUNTY - Some Wisconsin legislators introduced a bill this week that would make it illegal to wear headphones or earbuds while driving in the state.

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RHINELANDER - More than a month and a half after deputies arrested Ashlee Martinson in Indiana, the 17-year-old made her first appearance in Oneida County Court on Friday. She was brought back to Oneida County Thursday night after waiving extradition in Boone County, Indiana on April 9.

Martinson is charged in the killings of her mother, 40-year-old Jennifer Ayers, and stepfather, 37-year-old Thomas Ayers, at their home east of Rhinelander on March 7. Prosecutors believe she stabbed her mother and shot her stepfather.

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MINOCQUA - It may have been a little chilly the past few days, but warm weather is headed our way.

And as the weather warms up, the Wildwood Wildlife Park in Minocqua prepares for the new season by opening up some new exhibits and introducing some new animals.

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NORTHWOODS - As the temperature increases so does the number of people who want to get outside.

A lot of people in the Northwoods like to get out on their bikes. But if your bike has been sitting in storage all winter, it probably isn't ready to ride.

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NORTHWOODS - You may want to consider planting a tree to celebrate Arbor Day. People in Madison planted a large red oak to honor the holiday today. Though the weather is cool, it could be best to plant a sapling now.

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