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The Latest: Service honors Blanco, former Louisiana governor

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Latest on the memorial services for former Louisiana Gov. Kathleen Babineaux Blanco (all times

Texas governor meets with tech officials about quelling hate

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is meeting in Austin with officials from Google, Twitter and Facebook to

Wisconsin man accused of threatening workplace shooting

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (AP) — A distribution center employee is charged with threatening to shoot up his workplace in western

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WISCONSIN-GUNS Wisconsin governor calls GOP concerns over gun bills ‘BS’ MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Democratic Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers says

Police: Officer fatally shoots armed man in confrontation

NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Police say an officer responding to a domestic dispute at a central Kentucky apartment complex has

Father pleads guilty to manslaughter in son’s death

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A father could spend a year in jail for the death of his 4-year-old son

Bomb squad investigates portable toilet explosions

WESTERLY, R.I. (AP) — The Rhode Island fire marshal is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest

Markets Right Now: Stocks give up early gain, move lower

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Stocks gave up an

Wisconsin governor calls GOP concerns over gun bills ‘BS’

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Democratic Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers says Republican concerns over a pair of gun control bills he’s

Idaho man gets 42 years for 1990s murders solved by DNA

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A 54-year-old Boise man who killed two women in the 1990s in different states has been

Meet the Stormtracker 18 Weather Team

Jess Langlois

Jess Langlois

Jess Langlois is the weekend meteorologist and weekday multi-media journalist for News 18. She joined us in July of 2019.

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Matt Schaefer

Matt Schaefer

Matt Schaefer is the Chief Meteorologist at News 18. He's been with news 18 since June 2016.

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Justin Esterly

Justin Esterly

Justin Esterly is our Daybreak meteorologist. Justin joined WQOW News 18 in May 2018.

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UPDATE: 4 from Loyal, including 3 kids, killed in Apostle Island kayak incident

Sheriff Michael Brennan said Erik Fryman, 39, and his kids 3, 6 and 9-years-old died. The mom, Cari Mews, 29,

NEW: Missing Mondovi man found dead Wednesday afternoon

According to Mondovi Police Chief Colin Severson, the department is looking or Nathan D. Kummer who was reported missing by

UPDATE: Gas leak contained in Boyd

Boyd's fire chief told News 18 crews were digging up a leaking water line at Double D's Saloon and workers

UPDATE: Middleton shooter was employee of business where he opened fire

The Middlelton Police department sent a phone message to residents about an active shooter.

Criminal Complaint: Patterson chose Jayme after spotting her get on school bus, made two other attempts to kidnap her

The complaint states he drove past police just 20 seconds after leaving her home.