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Chance traffic encounter cracks Somerset theft case
Warrant arrest leads to 6-hour police standoff in Woodville
Puppy mill suspect charged with bail jumping
Wisconsin Roundup: Baldwin Pushes For Obamacare Repeal Rejection; and more state news stories
UPDATE: NR man named in motorcycle crash
crime and courts
Ellsworth golfers rank second in MBC
'Gutsy': Elmwood/Plum City uses late drive to beat Lake Holcombe/Cornell
Panther tennis moves into postseason
Down but not out: Elmwood volleyball rallies to win against Plum City
New Richmond gives Cardinals football a reality check
Spring Valley Cardinals
Rush River celebrates 70th Harvest Dinner
'American Pickers' to film in Wisconsin
UW-River Falls Dairy Farm Safety Symposium to be held at World Dairy Expo Oct. 5
United Way kicks off 2017 'We Fight for Strong Communities' campaign
Art project gives voice to homeless youth
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PROBATE ORDER: Ronald E. Traynor Estate; Case 17-PR-55
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 10/2/17 Meeting Agenda
PUBLIC NOTICE: Pending Application - Proposed Pond
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 10/4/17 Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 10/2/17 Board Meeting Agenda
Joyce B. Graham, 82
David R. Knoll, 95
Francis J. and Helen H. Ptacek
Myrtle I. Pechuman, 82
Francis A. Gray, 84
Two worlds apart: The capital and the Great River Road
Editorial: No more 'one for the road'
What it means to me to be an American
Reiter column: Lizards and salamanders of Wisconsin
Viewpoint: State budget sent to governor
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July 18, 2017
Viewpoint: Talk is all health care at the art fair
"My father-in-law is losing his health insurance," Pam told me. She stopped to chat as we perused the booths at the Stockholm Art Fair. Stockholm, population 66, has one of the best art fairs in western Wisconsin. Judging by the license plates, the fair is high on the list for Minnesotans...
July 18, 2017 - 9:18am
July 17, 2017
Letter: 'Good old boys club' alive in Pierce County
On July 7, 2017, I had the honor of going to a court proceeding held in a beautiful old-fashioned courthouse in Ellsworth. Apparently the building...
July 17, 2017 - 12:00pm
July 14, 2017
Letters to the Editor
Obama Care TO THE EDITOR I've worked in a factory for 32 years. They provided me with a pension and health insurance. The health care premiums...
July 14, 2017 - 9:00am
July 10, 2017
Viewpoint: Seeking solutions for state road budget
A tall man stopped me in the hall of the Capitol. "Can't you just increase the gas tax?" he asked me. "I'm here to ask my Republican Senator to increase the gas tax. We need to fix the roads." He smiled, then said, "Hi, my name is Steve. I'm a Republican. I just don't think it's conservative...
July 10, 2017 - 4:35pm
July 5, 2017
Editorial: Tragedy has a way of opening our eyes
Isn't it a shame that sometimes it takes a tragedy to open our eyes? The tornado that left a swath of destruction in its wake through the towns...
July 5, 2017 - 8:00am
July 4, 2017
Letters to the Editor
Wisconsin wolf count analysis TO THE EDITOR For the eighth year, I reviewed in detail the tracking data from this year's wolf count. The wolf...
July 4, 2017 - 8:00am
June 27, 2017
Viewpoint: Card skimmer bill aimed at stopping gas pump scam
"Be careful when you fill up," Linda warned me a few months ago. "There's a new scam that captures your credit card information when you pay for your gas at the pump." One more thing to worry about, I thought. However, I discovered Sen. Rob Cowles already put worry into action. He...
June 27, 2017 - 11:06am
June 26, 2017
Viewpoint: Fighting for affordable, quality health care
In the past few months, thousands of people throughout western and central Wisconsin have reached out to express their fears about what the Congressional Republican health care bill will mean for the health of them and their families.
June 26, 2017 - 3:46pm
June 22, 2017
Literally Lorna: A salute to women in baseball
How did women playing baseball become the beginning of women in the workforce? In 1941 when Japan bombed Pearl Harbor, thus starting World War...
June 22, 2017 - 2:00pm
EDITORIAL: Newspapers still top choice for news
Those who believe newspapers are becoming a relic of the past should update their thinking. Survey after survey shows that today's local newspapers...
June 22, 2017 - 9:00am
June 19, 2017
Viewpoint: Celebrating Wisconsin's Dairyland
"Do you still milk?" I asked Jim at a recent gathering. "No," he told me. "My son tells me the most help I can be is to stay out of the way," he joked. We both agreed that was hard. Dairying gets in your blood. June is dairy month. A time to celebrate all we love about "America's...
June 19, 2017 - 1:44pm
June 16, 2017
Letters to the Editor
The plot thickens TO THE EDITOR Week after week I read with dismay the saga of Bay City and the questionable administrative actions taken by...
June 16, 2017 - 3:30pm
June 15, 2017
Viewpoint: Celebrate June Dairy Days!
June is one of my favorite months in Wisconsin. There is something special about spending weekends at farms across western and central Wisconsin...
June 15, 2017 - 11:47am
Viewpoint: Will Wisconsin's future children receive an equal education?
Progress with the state budget is at a standoff in the Capitol. Behind closed doors, leaders are talking details and trying to find votes. Openly, legislative leaders point to a lack of agreement on public education. They say no progress can happen until they round up necessary votes...
June 15, 2017 - 11:44am
June 13, 2017
Superintendent's Column: Summer School is in Session
As a reminder, the annual summer school session begins again June 12 and runs through the month of June. Buses will be transporting students...
June 13, 2017 - 1:00pm