Ribbon cutting at BonBon's
Ellsworth High School names highest honors
An missing three-year-old Elmwood boy was found unharmed after leaving his home Wednesday afternoon.RELATED CONTENT
Two large oak trees were removed from the south Pierce County Courthouse lawn Wednesday.RELATED CONTENT
-- Commenting about the plan to develop a special playground honoring the memory of her three daughters, Jessica Schaffhausen said she’d like to see the focus on Amara, Sophie and Cecelia – and more so on how they lived than how they died.
-- A 45-year-old Farmington woman has been charged with manslaughter after an infant in her care died last summer.
-- Federal workplace safety officials are investigating the death of an employee at a wood shingles plant in Superior.
-- More of America’s population is gravitating to big cities – and Milwaukee is no exception.
-- How big should Wisconsin’s next wolf hunt be? That question will be addressed today, when the state’s Wolf Advisory Committee meets near Wausau.
-- Another busy day is ahead for the lawmakers who are re-working the proposed new state budget.
-- A 4th grade field trip turned deadly yesterday (Wed) afternoon at Lilydale Park in St. Paul, and the search for a missing student is now back underway.
Stating the problem is easy. Finding the solution isn’t.RELATED CONTENT
Spring Valley High School's boys' golf team was able to place third in Wednesday's rainy and cold WIAA Division 3 Colfax Regional meet at Whitetail Golf Course.RELATED CONTENT
Just before the Memorial Day weekend Pierce County prep athletes will be busy in WIAA tournaments and meets.RELATED CONTENT
The Elmwood/Plum City prep softball team, now ranked 10th in the state in Division 4, came from behind not once but twice in Tuesday's WIAA regional semifinal contest vs. Spring Valley and won in extra innings 7-6.RELATED CONTENT
-- Ryan Braun says the Milwaukee Brewers are “barely even competitive” after losing 16 of their last 20 games. The All-Star outfielder hit his team-leading ninth home run of the season in yesterday’s 9-2 loss to the Los Angeles Dodgers at Miller Park.
- UW La Crosse is hosting the NCAA Division III outdoor track meet, which runs from today through Saturday at Veteran's Memorial Stadium.
-- University of Minnesota outfielder Andy Henkemeyer of Sauk Rapids, Minn. singled in the winning run in the ninth inning as Minnesota edged Illinois 3-2 in the Big Ten Tournament opener at Target Field Wednesday afternoon.
-- Atlanta's Evan Gattis capped a five-run fourth inning with a grand slam as the Braves topped the Twins 8-3 yesterday in Atlanta.