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Enjoy Wausau area's big weekend, without pain

Experts offer simple safety tips to avoid a summer bummer

1:30 AM, Jul. 11, 2013
Michael Kryshak of Mequon gets some rest in the sun with his daughter Violet and wife, Loretta, at a previous year's Balloon Rally festivities at the Wausau Downtown Airport. Experts urge residents to keep hydration and sun safety in mind as they attend summer events.
Michael Kryshak of Mequon gets some rest in the sun with his daughter Violet and wife, Loretta, at a previous year's Balloon Rally festivities at the Wausau Downtown Airport. Experts urge residents to keep hydration and sun safety in mind as they attend summer events.
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North central Wisconsin residents and tourists from across the state will flock to the Wausau area this weekend to enjoy an array of events for all ages and personalities during the busiest time of the summer.

Weekend events include the Wausau Balloon & Rib Fest, Chalkfest, the ASA Junior Olympic Girls Fast Pitch Softball Tournament, the Downtown Wausau Sidewalk Sale and the Open Canoe Slalom Nationals and North American Championships.

But as with most outdoor activities, a few missteps could spoil an otherwise great time for event-goers. To help you have a healthy and safe weekend, Daily ...

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