On Air Now

Current Show

The Sean Hannity Show   2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Call the Sean Hannity Show at 800-941-7326

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 »
71° Feels Like: 71°
Wind: W 3 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0”
Current Radar for Zip

Today

Isolated Thunderstorms 77°

Tonight

Clear 56°

Tomorrow

PM Thunderstorms 80°

Dogs drowned by Fern Island Thursday

by
Drowning graphic copyright 2013 Midwest Communications, Inc.
Drowning graphic copyright 2013 Midwest Communications, Inc.

WAUSAU, Wis. (WSAU) -- Walking the dogs led to the death of the dogs in downtown Wausau Thursday.

The owner of two golden retrievers was walking them near Fern Island Park in Wausau, along the Wisconsin River. Shortly after noon, the dogs jumped from shore onto what appeared to be snow covered ice, but both dogs broke through the ice. They were immediately swept under the ice by the swift current and drowned.

It’s a sad reminder to keep people and pets off the ice, since it is very dangerous.

Comments