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Homeless man killed in Milwaukee hit-and-runSubmitted: 10/27/2013
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MILWAUKEE - Milwaukee police say a 45-year-old homeless man was struck and killed in a hit-and-run accident.

A police statement says the man was crossing a street Saturday night when he was struck by a Cadillac Escalade driven by a woman who initially fled but later turned herself in.

The statement says there's reason to believe the 47-year-old motorist was impaired at the time of the accident.

The victim's name was not immediately released



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MERRILL - Three people went to the hospital after a crash near Merrill.

The call for help came in to the Lincoln County Sheriff's Department at 7:00 Tuesday night.

The crash happened at the intersection of Highway 64 and Maple Road in the town of Pine River.

Investigation showed an 80-year-old Merrill man was making a left turn onto Maple Road.

He turned in front an oncoming car driven by a 66-year-old Deerbrook man.

Both drivers and a passenger were taken to the hospital.

Injuries were not believed to be life threatening.

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ANTIGO - Kids who participate in the Boys and Girls Club of Langlade County will have a safe place to spend the long, warm days ahead.

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RHINELANDER - With the weather getting warmer, a lot of students will spend those last few days of the school year outdoors. One Northwoods elementary school will try to be exceptionally productive with its time outside.

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TOMAHAWK - Handmade soaps and cosmetics can be luxurious items. One woman in Tomahawk developed a business from her passion for fragrances.

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What We're Working OnSubmitted: 06/02/2015

- Forest County will likely take its next step towards building an off-road vehicle park tonight. The park would offer trails and other things like ATVs / UTVs/ and other off-road vehicles. The county will hold a public hearing tonight regarding changes to its county land use plan. Newswatch 12s Adam Fox will be there and have the latest tonight on Newswatch 12.

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

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NORTHWOODS - It can be difficult to go to school in a foreign country. Students need to adjust to new languages, different traditions, and even unfamiliar foods. 

Newswatch 12's Kaitlyn Howe spoke with five foreign exchange students who've spent the school year in northern Wisconsin. 

This week, we're learning about the students' experiences. Today, we'll hear about the biggest differences between the students' hometowns and the Northwoods. 


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WESTON - Update: Tuesday, June 2, 2015--3:41 p.m.

Police accuse a Wausau man of holding up a Weston business on Sunday night.

Thomas McKay, 20, made his first court appearance on Tuesday.  He is charged with a felony for armed robbery with threat of force.

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