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Prescott football breaks losing streak with 27-13 win over Rhinelander
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PIERCE COUNTY LAND CONSERVATION COMMITTEE: 6/22/17 Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF ISABELLE: 8/16/17 Town Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY PARKS COMMITTEE: 2/16/17 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 8/17/17 Highway Committee Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY HUMAN SERVICES: 8/17/17 Meeting Agenda
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July 26, 2017
Walker appoints Knudson St. Croix County sheriff
Scott Knudson, who served as second in command at the St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office under John Shilts, was appointed Wednesday to succeed...
July 26, 2017 - 3:20pm
July 12, 2017
Former campground at center of bluff line debate
The approval process for bluffland zoning along the lower St. Croix River in Wisconsin would no longer be subject to the Department of Natural...
July 12, 2017 - 8:43am
June 8, 2017
Vinehout rolls out 'alternative budget' for Wis.
RIVER FALLS — Sen. Kathleen Vinehout shared her vision for Wisconsin this week with members of the Pierce County community. About 30 people...
June 8, 2017 - 11:01am
May 25, 2017
Western Wisconsin lawmaker eyes gubernatorial bid
The state budget is slowly taking shape in Madison as lawmakers enter the session's home stretch. But not for Kathleen Vinehout. She's already...
May 25, 2017 - 8:32am
May 23, 2017
Four apply to be next St. Croix County sheriff
Four western Wisconsin residents will vie to become the next St. Croix County sheriff. Gov. Scott Walker's office released a list of the applicants...
May 23, 2017 - 2:08pm
May 12, 2017
Walker expected to talk re-election plans Saturday at state convention
Gov. Scott Walker is expected to announce he is ready to run for re-election in 2018, according to excerpts from a speech the Republican is scheduled...
May 12, 2017 - 2:57pm
April 20, 2017
'Very persistent' Prescott teacher has lured U.S. senators to school since the '90s
PRESCOTT — The U.S. Senate has been called the most exclusive club in the world. On consecutive days last week, Prescott High School was...
April 20, 2017 - 1:14pm
April 19, 2017
Joint Finance Committee hearing underway in Ellsworth
ELLSWORTH — Hundreds of area residents, activists and community leaders packed the stands Wednesday at Ellsworth High School’s gym, where...
April 19, 2017 - 11:46am
April 18, 2017
Prescott students press the issues with U.S. Sen. Johnson
PRESCOTT — U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson laid out the ground rules immediately. "Anything's fair game," he told students last week during a question-and-answer...
April 18, 2017 - 2:17pm
February 28, 2017
‘The law is silent, but we won’t be'; Local political group hosts virtual town hall meeting
RIVER FALLS -- In the basement of the River Falls Public Library, local constituents held a virtual town hall Thursday, Feb. 23, in hopes that...
February 28, 2017 - 3:49pm
February 2, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Fatal interstate crash victim identified; Walker: Trump interested in taking state's union limits national; and 11 more state news stories
MENOMONIE -- A Kentucky man killed in a western Wisconsin Interstate crash has been identified as 36-year-old Clint Huff of Franklin. The State Patrol continues to investigate the mishap, which occurred Tuesday night on westbound Interstate 94 near Menomonie. Troopers say Huff was...
February 2, 2017 - 8:44am
December 13, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Wisconsin plunges into the deep freeze; Sanders says Trump win shows middle class 'desperation'; and 10 more state news stories
In just a matter of weeks, Wisconsin turns from a September mild to a January deep freeze. The mercury plunged to 13 below by 6 a.m. Tuesday at Cumberland in northwest Wisconsin, with subzero temperatures as far south as Viroqua in the coldest morning of the season by far. Places...
December 13, 2016 - 11:10am
November 23, 2016
Judge blocks Obama rule extending overtime pay
A federal judge on Tuesday blocked an Obama administration rule to extend mandatory overtime pay to more than 4 million workers from taking effect, imperiling one of the outgoing president's signature achievements for boosting wages. U.S. District Judge Amos Mazzant in Sherman, Texas,...
November 23, 2016 - 9:08am
November 9, 2016
It’s Harsdorf again for District 10
Republican State Sen. Sheila Harsdorf continued her winning streak — which dates back to 1988 — with a win over Democratic Challenger Diane...
November 9, 2016 - 12:54pm
Zimmerman wins in District 30
Republican candidate Shannon Zimmerman won the State Assembly seat in District 30 with 56 percent of the votes Tuesday night, according to St....
November 9, 2016 - 1:41am