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Boy, 16, dies after sustaining injuries in SD farm accident
Willing and ‘Abel:’ Plum City schools value volunteers
Jury acquits man in RF rape case
Wisconsin roundup: Obamacare about to begin its fourth signup season; Wausau teen gets 13 years for killing another teen; and 10 more state news stories
Farmers, businesses invited to Dairy Banquet
crime and courts
WIAA girls volleyball: Seasons end for local volleyball teams
Ellsworth girls take second at MBC meet
E-PC readies for playoffs with rout of Shell Lake
Raiders to travel to Clear Lake for opening round of playoffs
Todd takes runner up in Dunn-St. Croix Conference meet
Coping with loss by inciting acts of kindness and love
Local coats for kids program returns
Daughters work to save their mother
Last chance to see 'Pierce County in War & Peace'
Fresh Art Tour kicks off Oct. 7
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: Absentee Voting & Voting Equip. Test for 11/8/16 Election
PIERCE COUNTY: 10/20/16 Highway Committee Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF EL PASO: 11/1/16 Public Hearing re: Strauss permit
PIERCE COUNTY HUMAN SERVICES: 10/20/16 Meeting Agenda
REPLEVIN SUMMONS: Santander v. Lucas M. Greeley; Case No. 16-SC-322
Lydia M. Bude, 89
Kay Thom, 77
Bernice J. Huppert, 99
Wallace J. Harvey, 94
Hilda A. Stoetzel, 93
Kathleen Vinehout column: Residents question public school money going to private schools
MARY BAIER COLUMN: Smaller schools serve a great purpose
Kathleen Vinehout column: Audit to investigate King Veterans Home
Kathleen Vinehout column: How to fund roads is a balancing act
Kathleen Vinehout column: Legislative Audit Bureau celebrates 50 years of service
Real Estate Showcase
October 18, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Final U.S. Senate debate set; Trump suggests Ryan might have reason for cool support; 10 more state news stories
MILWAUKEE -- A second and final statewide debate will be staged Tuesday night for Wisconsin's U.S. Senate candidates. Republican incumbent Ron Johnson and former Senate Democrat Russ Feingold will square off in a 90 minute forum beginning at 8:30 p.m. from Milwaukee's Marquette Law...
October 18, 2016 - 12:03pm
October 17, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: St. Croix River Crossing delayed; clerks OK'd to fix minor absentee ballot errors; 12 more state news stories
STILLWATER, Minn. -- Highway engineers compare the design of the mile-long bridge over the St. Croix River, between Minnesota and Wisconsin,...
October 17, 2016 - 8:43am
October 14, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Police urge Packer fans to beware ticket scams; Feingold, Johnson squaring off Friday night; 11 more state news stories
GREEN BAY -- Green Bay Police are again urging Packers fans to be careful about where they buy their game tickets. Officials say a number of fans were turned away after they bought fake tickets from unauthorized sellers, especially on Craigslist. And it happened at all three major...
October 14, 2016 - 11:31am
October 13, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Marquette poll results show Feingold, Johnson in statistical dead heat; Trump support plunging in Wisconsin; 9 more state news stories
MILWAUKEE-- Wisconsin's U.S. Senate race tightens by the minute. Democrat Russ Feingold still leads Republican incumbent Ron Johnson, just like he has in every Marquette Law School poll since the race started in the spring of last year. But the margin has never been closer -- as...
October 13, 2016 - 8:57am
October 12, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: School leaders outline Act 10 fallout; Trump plans return to Wisconsin; 9 more state news stories
MILWAUKEE -- A survey of Wisconsin school superintendents shows that small rural districts are being hurt as they lose teachers to larger, higher paying districts. It's dubbed "free agency," similar to the way pro athletes move to other teams to cash in -- and the Milwaukee Journal...
October 12, 2016 - 2:14pm
October 10, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: No rush to react to debates for state Republicans; union rebuffs public education proposal; 13 more state news stories
None of Wisconsin's top political leaders of either party gave immediate reactions to Sunday night's Trump-Clinton debate. Like many Wisconsinites, Gov. Scott Walker appeared more interested in the Green Bay Packers' home victory against the New York Giants, as his personal Twitter...
October 10, 2016 - 9:29am
October 7, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Weekend to bring visits from Trump, Bill Clinton, frost; 8 more state news stories
MILWAUKEE -- Democrat Hillary Clinton will have two more people campaigning for her in Wisconsin the next couple days, including her husband. Former President Bill Clinton is scheduled to appear in Milwaukee Saturday to talk about the economy -- although a time and place have not...
October 7, 2016 - 2:29pm
October 6, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: FEMA begins western Wisconsin flood assessment; state still the nation's big cheese in production;
LA CROSSE -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency teams are in western Wisconsin to assess damage caused by flooding last month that killed two people. The La Crosse Tribune reports that the FEMA teams dispatched to the 12 affected counties of western Wisconsin on Wednesday will...
October 6, 2016 - 5:08pm
Pierce County Food pantry needs volunteers
ELLSWORTH -- The Pierce County Food Pantry is in need of volunteers. The Hunger Prevention Council of Pierce County signed a three-year lease...
October 6, 2016 - 7:58am
October 5, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Analysts say Sanders' Wisconsin visit seeks young Clinton voters; group renews voter ID legal battle; 8 more state news stories
Bernie Sanders excited lots of young voters in Wisconsin when he ran for president, and Democrats hope he'll do the same on Wednesday for Hillary Clinton. Sanders will campaign for his former primary rival in Madison and Green Bay. Democratic pollster Jeff Horwitt says Clinton is...
October 5, 2016 - 8:39am
October 3, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Sanders campaigning in Wisconsin for Clinton; DNR program looks to spark more deer hunting; 11 more state news stories
GREEN BAY -- Hillary Clinton's former Democratic primary opponent will campaign for her in Wisconsin this week. U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont will appear with Democratic Senate candidate Russ Feingold Wednesday afternoon at Monona Terrace in Madison and in Green Bay at a Salvation...
October 3, 2016 - 8:13am
September 30, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Report alleges conflicting info given to voter-ID seekers; Assembly Dems seek DA probe into Walker John Doe leaks, 9 more state news stories
MILWAUKEE -- A national group that opposes voter ID laws says Wisconsinites get conflicting information and surprise delays in obtaining IDs from the Division of Motor Vehicles. A federal judge has ordered the state to make sure those people can vote in November -- and Attorney General...
September 30, 2016 - 1:38pm
September 29, 2016
Crews begin drilling for samples at Little Falls Lake dam
HUDSON -- A primitive roadway crossing a portion of the Willow River represents the latest effort toward a new dam along the waterway. The crossing...
September 29, 2016 - 3:47pm
WATCH: Hank & Mabel’s store makes a return
TOWN OF MARTELL -- About 10 people gathered around a picnic table the last weekend in August, reminiscing about the old Hank & Mabel’s...
September 29, 2016 - 3:38pm
Wisconsin roundup: Trump credits Tommy Thompson for returning to Wisconsin; DNR advances funding cut; 9 more state news stories
WAUKESHA -- Republican Donald Trump thought he would certainly lose in Wisconsin, until Tommy Thompson convinced him otherwise. The GOP White House nominee made his first Wisconsin appearance in about six weeks, when he held a Wednesday night rally in Waukesha. There, he said Thompson...
September 29, 2016 - 9:33am