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Kuehni sentenced to probation, jail time in fatal shooting case
Presidential ballots recount underway in Pierce, St. Croix counties
Oak Grove residents oppose proposed shooting range
Oak Grove PC denies shooting range recommendation
Ellsworth native shot dead in Dunn County
crime and courts
Prep girls basketball: Baldwin-Woodville overwhelms Prescott early
Prep boys basketball: Spring Valley dominates Boyceville
Prep wrestling: Spring Valley/Elmwood earns dual victory
Trap team talks shooting range hopes
Prescott wrestling: Sanford wins lone championship for Cardinals at Invite
VIDEO: Maiden Rock Old-fashioned Country Christmas
Swedish Christmas celebration goes whole month long
PHOTOS: A Christmas Carol staged in new auditorium
'You get what you pay for' (part 1): The underfunding of long-term care facilities
'You get what you pay for' (part 3): Wages lead to staff shortages
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 12/13/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TRENTON: 12/8/16 Planning Commission Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/8/16 Board of Health Meeting
TOWN OF TRENTON: 12/13/16 Town Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/14/16 Solid Waste Management Board Meeting Notice
Lou Ann Davidson, 62
Janet M. Barringer
JoAnn Stevens, 81
Maxine Witt, 65
Vernon Anderson, 92
EDITORIAL (Dec. 7, 2016): A date which will live in infamy
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Nov. 30, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Nov. 30, 2016): The who, what, why, when and how matters
EDITORIAL (Nov. 23, 2016): Profiling? We can live with it
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Nov. 23, 2016)
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Kuehni sentenced to probation, jail time in fatal shooting case
December 5, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Ryan says Trump's tweets not a roadblock; Wisconsin milk prices keep dropping for farmers; 11 more state news stories
WASHINGTON -- House Speaker Paul Ryan of Janesville says he has patched up his previously tense relationship with President Elect Donald Trump. And he tells CBS's "60 Minutes" that Trump's occasionally exaggerated tweets won't stop the two from working together. Ryan says he has spoken...
December 5, 2016 - 9:36am
December 2, 2016
Wisconsin news: Walker to consider limiting recounts as Wisconsin effort enters second day; 10 more state news stories
MADISON – Gov. Scott Walker says he will consider putting limits on the recounts that losing candidates can seek. The Republican Walker is...
December 2, 2016 - 12:02pm
December 1, 2016
Recount underway in western Wisconsin
The presidential recount got underway Thursday in Wisconsin, including Pierce County, where efforts there were estimated to be among the most...
December 1, 2016 - 4:24pm
November 30, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Recount cost jumps to $3.9M; state deer harvest totals lowest since '82; 6 more state news stories
MADISON -- Independent Rocky De La Fuente has dropped his part of the request for a recount of the Wisconsin presidential ballots, leaving the Green Party's Jill Stein to keep it going. The state Elections Commission has raised its cost estimate for the statewide recount to $3.9...
November 30, 2016 - 11:21am
November 29, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Stein calls $3.5M recount estimate 'exorbitant'; Pierce, St. Croix among counties seeking disaster aid; 8 more state news stories
MADISON -- Jill Stein says the estimated $3.5 million cost of Wisconsin's presidential recount is "exorbitant." But the Green Party White House candidate says she's committed to paying it, and she'll ask supporters to come up with $2.4 million to cover that fee. The State Elections...
November 29, 2016 - 10:33am
November 28, 2016
Winter driving tips to keep in mind
ELLSWORTH -- Pierce County Highway Commissioner Chad Johnson and Patrol Superintendent Al Thoner offer the following advice for safe winter driving...
November 28, 2016 - 5:10pm
Wisconsin roundup: Presidential recount expected to start Thursday; Assembly speaker bemoans transportation funding issue; 9 more state news stories
MADISON -- The Wisconsin Elections Commission will set a timeline Monday morning for a statewide presidential recount that's expected to begin Thursday. Democrat Hillary Clinton's campaign said it would do what it could to take part in the recount, even though candidates Jill Stein...
November 28, 2016 - 8:27am
November 25, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Stein campaign says money's there for Wisconsin recount; cheesehead vows to wear shorts until Packers win; 10 more state news stories
Jill Stein's presidential campaign says it has the money for a statewide recount of Wisconsin's White House election. The State Elections Commission says it's preparing for a recount, and Stein promised to file the request by Friday's 5 p.m. deadline. Stein, the Green Party candidate...
November 25, 2016 - 8:35am
November 23, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Thanksgiving travelers greeted with sloppy roads; judge blocks Obama rule on overtime pay hikes; 9 more state news stories
Getting home for Thanksgiving will not be easy for hundreds of thousands of Wisconsinites. The first noteworthy snow of the season began Tuesday night in the northern half of the state -- and a second wave is due in Wednesday afternoon with advisories posted into the evening. Sleet...
November 23, 2016 - 9:22am
November 22, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: AG to appeal ruling against GOP's redistricting; Wis. Supreme Court won't probe John Doe leaks; 9 more state news stories
MADISON -- Wisconsin's Republican attorney general says he will appeal a federal court ruling that strikes down the Assembly and Senate district...
November 22, 2016 - 10:04am
November 21, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Hunters register fewer opening-day deer; transportation problem looms for state; 9 more state news stories
Wisconsin deer hunters shot almost 10 percent fewer animals than last year on the first day of the nine day gun season. According to preliminary DNR totals, 68,756 deer were taken on Saturday -- down from 76,223 on the opening day of 2015. WBAY-TV in Green Bay says hunting conditions...
November 21, 2016 - 8:42am
How a Frenchman founded Diamond Bluff
DIAMOND BLUFF -- Diamond Bluff had the earliest settlement by a European of any place in Pierce County. Before 1800, a Frenchman arrived and...
November 21, 2016 - 8:00am
November 18, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Attendance overwhelms food supply at Stout memorial dinner; fatal Dunn County crash victim ID'd; 9 more state news stories
MENOMONIE -- Up to 1,000 people attended a memorial dinner to honor UW-Stout student Hussain Ahlnadi from Saudi Arabia, who was killed almost three weeks ago. WQOW-TV says about 50 students spent two days cooking a traditional Saudi meal that included chicken, lamb, and rice -- but...
November 18, 2016 - 8:01am
November 17, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Deer hunters getting ready; high health marks for Pierce, St. Croix counties; 10 more state news stories
MADISON -- More than 600,000 Wisconsin deer hunters are gearing up for the nine-day gun season that begins Saturday. The DNR alerts hunters to some big changes, including the new state laws that allow blaze pink clothing, and the end of a requirement that hunters wear back tags --...
November 17, 2016 - 1:22pm
Holiday and giving moods begin stirring
RIVER FALLS/ELLSWORTH -- Less than a week before Thanksgiving Day, Salvation Army volunteers will be at local storefronts, ringing bells to tempt...
November 17, 2016 - 12:04pm