Weather Forecast


Funnel cloud spotted in central Wisconsin; Gay pride parade cancelled; Boys found guilty of killing great-grandmother; more state news


A funnel cloud was spotted near Wausau this morning. The National Weather Service said there was a public report at 7 a.m. of an apparent twister that never landed.

It was seen about seven miles west of Wausau near Hwy. 107 and Marathon County Road U. The Weather Service said many trees went down at that rural location.

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Judy Wiff
Judy Wiff has been regional editor for RiverTown’s Wisconsin newspapers since 1996. She holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and sociology from UW-River Falls. She has worked as a reporter for several weekly newspapers in Wisconsin.
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