The Bay Area Ice Bears celebrate their first state title.

Ice Bears claim state title with 6-5 win

MADISON – The Bay Area Ice Bears won the girls’ state hockey title in a thriller 6-5 over Onalaska. Bay Area led 5-1 at one point before Ona…

A deer in a field in Marinette County, Friday, March 7, 2014. (WLUK/Eric Peterson)

Harsh winter impacting deer herd

The state's deer population has already taken a hit this winter. Wildlife biologists say this has been the most severe winter in nearly 20 y…