On Air Now

Current Show

Coast to Coast AM   12:00 AM - 5:00 AM

Contact Coast to Coast AM at 1-800-825-5033

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 »
60° Feels Like: 60°
Wind: SE 0 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0”
Current Radar for Zip


Partly Cloudy 61°


Thunderstorms 78°

Fri Night

Thunderstorms Early 66°


Mosquito invasion possibly won't end this week with soggy forecast


LA CROSSE, WI (WTAQ) - Starting Monday night, rain is either likely or possible all week in Wisconsin -- and that's horrible news if you've been scratching a lot.

Mosquito bites seem to be at their worst in years throughout the Badger State, due mainly to a short spring and a wet start to the summer season.

Dave Geske of the La Crosse Health Department says there's a lot of standing water every time in rains. Those places are prime breeding grounds for mosquitoes.

Geske tells WKBT-TV that the La Crosse County health agency has used more chemicals to control mosquitoes this month than it did for all of last year. He said officials had no choice but to address the matter, because if they don't, it will be miserable for the next few weeks.

(Story courtesy of Wheeler News Service)