Jamie Rokus, StevensPoint Journal

Jamie Rokus

StevensPoint Journal

Wisconsin Rapids, WI, United States

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Recent:
  • StevensPoint Journal
Past:
  • Daily Herald Media
  • Marshfield News
  • Daily Tribune Media

Recent articles by Jamie:

‘I love Point with all my heart’: Ben Kollock, weeks after describing latest battle with cancer, dies at 34

Ben Kollock, 34, of Stevens Point, died Monday after his fourth battle with cancer, his wife, Katie, announced on his Facebook page. → Read More

Marathon County Health Department offering monkeypox vaccine. Are you eligible?

The Marathon County Health Department announced Thursday it is offering the monkeypox vaccine for eligible high-risk individuals. → Read More

DNR orders Gordondale Farms near Nelsonville to submit monitoring plan to address nitrates in groundwater

The Department of Natural Resources ordered Gordondale Farms to develop an off-site groundwater monitoring plan and submit it for review by Oct. 12. → Read More

Bath & Body Works confirms relocation of Marshfield store

A spokesperson for Bath & Body Works said the new store is expected to open in mid-August at 1827 N. Central Ave., the former location of GameStop. → Read More

Portage County at 'high' COVID-19 transmission level for first time since February

Portage County is currently the only county in Central Wisconsin experiencing high levels of community transmission, according to the CDC. → Read More

'He is a hero in all our eyes': Wisconsin Rapids native shot in the line of duty released from hospital Saturday

Police Officer Ryan Duxbury was shot in the line of duty Tuesday while responding to an active shooter call in Roseville, Minnesota → Read More

Burger King restaurant in downtown Wausau permanently closes

The Burger King location at 300 N. Sixth St. in downtown Wausau permanently closed its doors Thursday. → Read More

'Moderate and reasonable' State Sen. Jerry Petrowski will not seek re-election to Wisconsin 29th District this fall

Petrowski was elected to the state Assembly in 1998 and the state Senate in 2012. His district includes portions of six northern Wisconsin counties. → Read More

As omicron spreads in Stevens Point area, here’s where you can get COVID vaccine, booster

Here are some of the locations where you can get a COVID-19 vaccine in the Stevens Point area. → Read More

As omicron spreads in Wausau area, here’s where you can get COVID vaccine, booster

Here are some of the locations where you can get a COVID-19 vaccine in the Wausau area. → Read More

As omicron spreads in Marshfield area, here’s where you can get COVID vaccine, booster

Here are some of the locations where you can get a COVID-19 vaccine in the Marshfield area. → Read More

As omicron spreads in Wisconsin Rapids area, here’s where you can get COVID vaccine, booster

Here are some of the locations where you can get a COVID-19 vaccine in the Wisconsin Rapids area. → Read More

Where can I get tested for COVID-19 in the Stevens Point area?

These COVID-19 testing sites are currently available in the Stevens Point area. → Read More

Where can I get tested for COVID-19 in the Wausau area?

These COVID-19 testing sites are currently available in the Wausau area. → Read More

Where can I get tested for COVID-19 in the Marshfield area?

These COVID-19 testing sites are currently available in the Marshfield area. → Read More

Where can I get tested for COVID-19 in the Wisconsin Rapids area?

These COVID-19 testing sites are currently available in the Wisconsin Rapids area. → Read More

Malcolm McGregor, 7, of Wisconsin Rapids, dies Thursday after three-year battle with cancer

After more than three years battling cancer, 7-year-old Malcolm McGregor died Thursday evening, his family announced on their Facebook page. → Read More

Civil lawsuit accuses former Marshfield police chief of sexual assault, stalking

The lawsuit seeks monetary damages from former Marshfield police chiefs Richard Gramza and Gary Jepsen as well as the city of Marshfield. → Read More

Driver, passenger injured in Seneca crash Friday afternoon remain hospitalized

Walter Bonini, 55, is in serious condition and Kathaleen Stone, 55, is in fair condition, according to a spokesperson for Marshfield Medical Center. → Read More

Verso Corp. announces proposed merger with BillerudKorsnäs AB

Verso Corp. announced Sunday night it has entered into a definitive merger agreement with BillerudKorsnäs AB. → Read More