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September 26, 2016
Plum City referendum info meeting set for tonight
18 hours 20 min ago
Gunshot investigation yields explanation
19 hours 41 min ago
Wisconsin roundup: Despite more crashes, few seek return to 65 on interstate; Dunn county fatal investigated; eight more state news stories
21 hours 19 min ago
The Pierce County Highway Department is meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 29 with various town and village boards to discuss the shape of the roads in Pierce County and how work can be funded. In this photo, crews were assessing a bridge on 400th Street in the Town of Salem in early July after the bridge partially washed out due to flooding. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)
Will ‘Just Fix It’ bring relief to Wisconsin motorists?
21 hours 24 min ago
"Given the fact that wisdom teeth are removed on a large scale worldwide, it is surprising that high quality research is lacking," said lead author Hossein Ghaeminia of Radboud University Medical Center in Nijmegen, the Netherlands.
Still little evidence for removal of symptom-free wisdom teeth
September 26, 2016 - 6:00am
September 25, 2016
Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
September 25, 2016 - 7:00am
September 24, 2016
The Elmwood Public Library is requesting $4,000 to $5,000 in additional funding from the village board in order to help with operating and staffing costs. The library is located at 111 Main St. (File photo)
Bottom line: Library needs more money
September 24, 2016 - 10:00am
Tiffany Whitney snapped this photo of the Glen Park Swinging Bridge in River Falls while taking a bike ride Friday, Dec. 27, 2013. (River Falls Journal file photo)
RF on path to add swinging bridge to national list of historic places
September 24, 2016 - 10:00am
Stearns County Sheriff John Sanner speaks during a  press conference Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014, to announce the installation of six new billboards that will be placed near where Jacob Wetterling was abducted in 1989.  Dave Schwarz, St. Cloud Times (must credit St. Cloud Times)
Missing for 27 years, Jacob Wetterling's disappearance remained a mystery
September 24, 2016 - 7:00am
September 23, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Two flooding-related deaths reported; license plates, prosecutors among proposals on budget chopping block; 10 more state news stories
September 23, 2016 - 12:40pm
Celeste Nelm of Maiden Rock won the Maiden Rock Mural Contest with this photograph mural, which was announced at Summerfest by event coordinator Lisa Roberts Saturday, June 18. See piercecountyherald.com for more mural photos. (Submitted photo)
Is the West Coast of WI the new Door County?
September 23, 2016 - 12:32pm
Ellsworth School District Superintendent Barry Cain said around 300 people turned out for the groundbreaking of the new elementary school Sept. 12, which may have a name by next month. (Photo courtesy of Jon Claesson)
New elementary to have a name next month
September 23, 2016 - 12:22pm
September 22, 2016
St. Croix County’s wind turbine controversy keeps swirling
September 22, 2016 - 3:17pm
Prescott School Board president Mark Helmer and senior Grace Carey, surrounded by students, staff, community members and contractors, cut the official red ribbon at the Prescott High School grand opening ceremony Monday, Sept. 19. (Herald photo by Naomi N. Lugo)
Prescott commemorates new high school
September 22, 2016 - 12:26pm
Wisconsin roundup: Heavy rain brings mudslides, floods; White House race tightens in state; eight more state news stories
September 22, 2016 - 9:44am