On Air Now

Current Show

The Rush Limbaugh Show   11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Call The Rush Limbaugh Show at 1-800-282-2882.

Show Info »

Upcoming Shows

Program Schedule »

Listen

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

Weather

Current Conditions(Wausau,WI 54403)

More Weather »
63° Feels Like: 63°
Wind: W 17 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0”
Current Radar for Zip

Today

Sunny 65°

Tonight

Clear 44°

Tomorrow

Sunny 72°

Alerts

Breaking News

BREAKING NEWS: Wausau PD to discuss "the recovery of Stephanie Low's body" at news conference today

WAUSAU, Wis (WSAU)  Wausau police say Stephanie Low's body has been found. A news release from Police Chief Jeff Hardell says that they will hold a news conference at 4pm this afternoon to discuss "the recovery of Stephanie Low's body". Further details are not immediately available. Low was 22-years-old when she disappeared in 2010. Police have since treated the case as a homicide. Until now her body has never been found, and no one has ever been charged in her death or disappearance. P...

Read More »

Casey Affleck supporting animal cruelty bill

From WENN.com

The Gone Baby Gone star, who hails from Cambridge, Massachusetts, is a keen animal rights activist and he has thrown his support behind the Massachusetts Prevention of Farm Animal Cruelty Act.

The proposals aim to outlaw inhumane treatment at factory farms such as shutting calves up in veal crates and keeping egg-producing hens in tiny battery cages.

Affleck, who is a vegan, wrote a letter in support of the bill and hand delivered it to the offices of every legislator at the State House in Boston on Tuesday (29Jan13).

Affleck tells the Boston Globe newspaper, ""Americans don't see these things (animal cruelty) all that often, but if you YouTube them, they're brutal and immoral. I know there are a lot of issues - children shooting children, people without jobs, education, health care - but I think we can address multiple issues at the same time.""

The actor even hopes to meet with lawmakers to discuss the bill, adding, ""I'd be happy to talk to legislators about this. Politicians are pretty smart people capable of considering all sides of an issue. Look, if you had a neighbour who was keeping his dog in a teeny tiny space and he couldn't turn around and was just sitting there and wasting away, you'd call the police and the guy would be charged. Why shouldn't we treat farm animals with the same respect?""

Comments