Weather Forecast


Dense fog contributing to I-94 crashes

The Wisconsin State Patrol- Eau Claire Post- has been responding to multiple traffic crashes on I-94 near Eau Claire this morning, Wednesday, June 26.

Dense fog appears to be a contributing factor due to low visibility.

Until the fog lifts, motorists should plan ahead, drive with lights on, slow down and avoid following too close.More details on the crashes will be released this morning.

Motorists should dial 511 or visit for up-to-the-minute information on highway and travel conditions in Wisconsin.

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Jeff Holmquist
Jeff Holmquist has been managing editor of the New Richmond News since 2004. He holds a bachelor's degree in journalism and business administration from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls. He has previously worked as editor in Wadena, Minn.; Detroit Lakes, Minn.; Hutchinson, Minn.; and Bloomington, Minn. He also was previously owner of the Osceola Sun, Stillwater Courier and Scandia Messenger along with his wife. Together they previously founded and published The Old Times newspaper for antiques and collectibles collectors; and Up!, a Christian magazine of hope and encouragement.
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