Kronenwetter WI – Well Rescue 2-27-18

Rescue Crews from Kronenwetter Fire & Rescue and South Area Fire and Emergency Response District “SAFER” responded to the 1900 Block of WI-153 Tuesday afternoon for a report of a Male trapped in a Well. Kronenwetter Fire Captain Dan Borth says the male was approx. 10 feet down. Capt. Broth said No injuries and it was a pretty “Easy” non traumatic rescue. Capt. Broth says the man was working on a leaking pipe at the time of the incident. Capt. Broth said a page for the Marathon County “C.E.R.T.” team they were later canceled. They are a useful tool and are always available if needed.


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Township of Larrabee Wi House Fire 9-23-17

A home is a total loss after a fire Saturday Morning at 11343 Buckbee Road in the Township of Larrabee around 9:30 a.m.

Fire Crews From: Marion, Clintonville, Embarrass, Bear Creek, Town of Grant and Pella fire departments responded to the scene.


Photo Credit: Daniel Brandenburg Marion Advertiser
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Grand Prix of Wisconsin 9-16-17 Wausau Wisconsin

Some of the fastest powerboat drivers in the world are racing on Lake Wausau this weekend in the Grand Prix of Wisconsin.

The championship races start at noon on Sunday, with the champion getting named at 5 p.m.

Vendor booths open at 8 a.m. both days. There will be food and drinks available for purchase.

Click Here for all the pictures from the racing action.

Here is some pictures of the racing action.






Town of Maine (Marathon County) Fire Marathon County 9-10-17

A fire broke out at a recidents on 44th Ave Town of Maine. multiple structures and a wood pile could be seen burning along with a transformer and utiliy pole. WPS was on scene.

Multiple departments responded including Town of Maine, City of Wausau, WPS and the Marathon County Sheriff’s Department.

No information on injuries.


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Wausau House Fire 8-18-1

Wausau Fire Department was called for a reported upstairs apartment on fire at 406 7th  Street near the East Side of Wausau.

Flames could be seen coming out of an upstairs window. Animals needed to be rescued from the blaze unknown how many or the condition.  No injuries were reported.

No cause at this time Wausau Fire Marshall is being brought in.


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Dehumidifier Malfunction Causes Fire Response in Wausau 7-19-17

Wausau Fire Department was paged to a residents on North 9th Avenue. & Maple Street for a report of a house filled with smoke.

It was later determined that a dehumidifier malfunctioned and caused the smoke. Officials say they don’t believe there was any damage to the structure.

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Wausau Missing Boater 6-15-17

Written & Photo’s By: Wayne Gauger

A family was out tubing A young boy inner-tubing behind the boat went under the water and that prompted the sister and man, who is their step-father to try to find him in the water. The man was able to get the boy back in the boat, but he then went under. The kids and their mother along with two dogs made it back to shore. First responders were paged to the river near Memorial Park in Wausau around 2 p.m. Thursday. Marathon County Dive Team was also brought in. current wind conditions are making it dangerous for the search. It’s challenging for the dive team under the water, but they are using sonar equipment. A helicopter was paged at the beginning of the search, but was called off due to windy conditions, it is also why a drone was not used in the search. The Seatch was called off at 9:15PM Thursday. Search crews will be back out Friday morning at 7AM. WGWI-PUBLICATIONS will follow this situation and bring you any updates on our Facebook Page Search WGWI-PUBLICATIONS.