On Air Now

Current Show

Ground Zero with Clyde Lewis   11:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Call in to Ground Zero at 1-888-673-3700

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 »
54° Feels Like: 54°
Wind: S 3 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0”
Current Radar for Zip


Partly Cloudy 50°


Mostly Cloudy 71°

Thurs Night

Cloudy 53°


Woman charged for refusing to return money after paycheck mistake


OCONOMOWOC, Wis (WSAU)  It was apparently a computer glitch which resulted in a worker at Stein Garden Center in the City of Oconomowoc getting 10 times the pay she was owed. 47-year old Lynda G. Johnson was paid at a rate of $88.25 cents an hour, instead of the $8.25 she was supposed to get.

She wound up being overpaid by $10,000.

The company discovered the error about a month after Johnson quit last May. When contacted, she first said she didn’t know anything about the money. Later she told a Waukesha County Sheriff’s detective she thought the money had come from her aunt and she had already spent it on a new roof for her home. Then she said she had no intention of repaying it, saying it was the company’s mistake – not hers.

She’s been charged and, if convicted, could spend up to six years in prison. Johnson returns to court March 25th.