On Air Now

Current Show

WSAU Wisconsin Morning News   5:00 AM - 8:00 AM

Seth Mela, Tom King and Chris Conley

Show Info »

Upcoming Shows

Program Schedule »


Listen Live Now » 550 AM Wausau, WI 99.9 FM Stevens Point, WI


Current Conditions(Wausau,WI 54403)

More Weather »
40° Feels Like: 40°
Wind: ESE 3 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0”
Current Radar for Zip


Partly Cloudy 60°


Partly Cloudy 42°


PM Rain 64°


Wausau hosts statewide police chiefs conference


WAUSAU, Wis. (WSAU) – More than 100 Wisconsin police chiefs are in Wausau this week to check out new equipment and learn the latest crime fighting techniques.

The police department is hosting the annual summer chiefs conference at the Jefferson Street Inn. The conference goes through Wednesday.

“It's nice to see all the new equipment, to network and to hear outstanding training,” said Wausau police Chief Jeff Hardel.

Hardel said Wausau has two initiatives that it can share with fellow departments. One is a program that has police officers accompany probation agents who perform random checks of those who are on supervision. The other are