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Fox demo more like a ‘disassembly’, contractor says

By Brandi Makuski A demolition company hired to take down the back portion of the


Public asked to avoid Fox Theater area beginning Friday

  By Patrick Lynn Urban Evolution, Inc. will begin deconstruction the Fox Theater building on Friday,


Curling club announces new home, namesake

  By Brandi Makuski The Stevens Point Curling Center will relocate to Plover under a new


Knights to hold annual Christmas dinner

  Metro Wire Staff The Stevens Point Knights of Columbus will hold their annual Christmas dinner


SPFD sees record year of donations, requests, for winter coat program

By Brandi Makuski Stevens Point firefighters on Tuesday gave out the last of its 294


City council approves Fox demo contract

By Brandi Makuski City leaders on Monday approved a demolition contract for the Fox Theater.


‘Keep the Wreath Green’ campaign kicks off

  By Brandi Makuski Local fire departments kicked off their “Keep the Wreath Green” campaign on


This Week in History: County conducts recount

  By Patrick Lynn Portage Co. kicked off its first recount of a presidential election on


City responds to ’11th hour’ claims on Fox, releases demo bids

By Brandi Makuski The Stevens Point City Council is expected to vote on a demolition


Construction begins on new Plover complex

By Patrick Lynn The footprint and a few walls are now visible at Plover’s newest


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Police identify suspect in Thanksgiving shooting

By Brandi Makuski Stevens Point police have released the name of the suspect in Thursday


From the staff: Our reporting relies on your support

  By Brandi Makuski and Patrick Lynn If you’re like most people, you don’t know much


EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Police clear former Comfort Suites after shooting

Metro Wire Staff was on the scene at 3:45 a.m. as law enforcement from Stevens


Plan commission to study new hotel before approval

By Patrick Lynn City plan commissioners on Monday will consider granting a conditional use permit