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'Meth bedroom' helps parents identify signs of drug use

School officials and police officers in northwestern Wisconsin are using a mockup of a teenager's bedroom to help parents identify where their children could hide drugs, the Associated Press reported. Displayed recently at parent-teacher conferences at North High School in…

Authorities: Fatal officer-involved shooting in Eau Claire

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (AP) - Eau Claire police say an officer has fatally shot a 59-year-old man after he fired a shotgun at authorities.Police chief Jerry Staniszewski said Sunday that the department received a request the night before to check the welfare of the man, who made "homicidal and suicidal" comments to an acquaintance. Staniszewski says officers found the man standing outside with a handgun when they arrived at his residence.

1 killed in crash on slippery highway

Dunn County authorities said slippery roads in western Wisconsin are suspected in a three-vehicle crash that killed one person and put another in the hospital.

On-scene investigation of fatal Eau Claire fire complete

2 UW-Eau Claire students died as a result of Oct. 8 fire

Inspectors have completed their on-scene investigation into an off-campus apartment fire that killed two University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire students from Minnesota last month.

On-scene investigation of fatal Eau Claire fire complete

2 UW-Eau Claire students died as a result of Oct. 8 fire

Inspectors have completed their on-scene investigation into an off-campus apartment fire that killed two University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire students from Minnesota last month.