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

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

Weather

Current Conditions(Wausau,WI 54403)

More Weather »
29° Feels Like: 29°
Wind: ESE 0 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0”
Current Radar for Zip

Today

Mostly Sunny 48°

Tonight

Partly Cloudy 29°

Tomorrow

Few Showers/Wind 61°

Alerts

Stronger police presence at Medford schools Friday after threat

by
A police squad car
A police squad car

MEDFORD, WI (WTAQ) - Schools in Medford are open Friday, but with a stronger police presence after a threat was made at the high school Thursday.

School official Joseph Greget said on Facebook, “a specific threat to the safety of our students and staff was discovered in a girls’ bathroom.” Police and sheriff’s officials would not elaborate.

Medford school officials said backpacks and coats will be checked for everyone entering the high school Friday, and classes will continue with a strong police presence throughout the day.

Parents were given the option of keeping their children home without penalty. 

Comments