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Jury acquits man in River Falls stalking case
Fire hall addition breaks ground
Landmark motel in River Falls finally goes away
UPDATE: Bailey family 'completely disappointed' in Kuehni case
Wisconsin roundup: St. Croix County recount appears accurate despite broken seals; changes coming to license plates; 13 more state news stories
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
Charlotte M. Bowen, 86
JoAnn Stevens, 81
Maxine Witt, 65
Vernon Anderson, 92
Lou Ann Davidson, 62
Ron Kind column: Commemorating Pearl Harbor
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
Real Estate Showcase
June 14, 2016
Kathleen Vinehout column: Audit raises questions about clean water protection
We all drink water. We expect the water to be clean when it comes out of the faucet. We also expect that someone is looking over the safety of...
June 14, 2016 - 12:10pm
May 24, 2016
Kathleen Vinehout column: School funding hits home
What’s wrong with school funding? Explaining this to voters is difficult. Try explaining it to a ninth grader who is losing a favorite teacher....
May 24, 2016 - 4:59pm
May 17, 2016
Ron Kind column: Jason Simcakoski PROMISE Act
Our brave men and women in uniform serve with honor, and when they come home, they deserve the best we can offer. Unfortunately, last year we...
May 17, 2016 - 2:07pm
Kathleen Vinehout column: Playing nice in the sandbox and the river
“People are being driven off the river,” Sue told Black River area residents. “My kids can’t dive off the dock with the big boats. …...
May 17, 2016 - 2:01pm
Kathleen Vinehout column: Recovery Court celebrates 10 years of changing lives
Addiction may begin in a very private way. But, healing from addiction can take a village and can be very public. “This is a big challenge,”...
May 17, 2016 - 1:54pm
May 13, 2016
Ron Kind column: Finding ways to save taxpayer money
Ever since my time working for Sen. Bill Proxmire of Wisconsin, investigating wasteful government spending programs for his Golden Fleece Awards,...
May 13, 2016 - 3:57pm
May 5, 2016
Kathleen Vinehout column: Mississippi River is one of America's greatest treasures
“A single drop of water falling into the headwaters of the Mississippi in Minnesota would travel the river for 90 days to reach the Gulf of...
May 5, 2016 - 12:47pm
Kathleen Vinehout column: Will broadband show up in rural neighborhoods?
“I don’t want to promise you fiber where fiber is not going to come,” Kent Disch, AT&T Wisconsin External Affairs Director, told Ellsworth...
May 5, 2016 - 12:38pm
April 20, 2016
Ron Kind column: Keeping America safe
Recent terror attacks in Paris and Brussels reminded us that the threat from terrorism is real. I have been working to make sure that we are...
April 20, 2016 - 4:04pm
Kathleen Vinehout column: Referenda sustain schools during time of decreasing state support
“School districts these days more or less live and die by these referendums in terms of their ability to sustain programs and staff,” Dan...
April 20, 2016 - 4:01pm
Kathleen Vinehout column: Like the county fair? Love 4-H? Big changes coming to UW-Extension
“We can’t do more with less,” UW-Extension Regional Director Julie Keown-Bomar told people gathered at a recent Menomonie meeting. “We...
April 20, 2016 - 3:52pm
April 8, 2016
Sheila Harsdorf column: Recognizing April as Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Month
Each day it is estimated that as many as five children across the United States lose their life due to child abuse. In Wisconsin, over 70,000...
April 8, 2016 - 9:54am
April 7, 2016
Ron Kind column: Bringing families together
In 2015, the Klar family reached out to my office for help to bring their adopted daughter Hadassa home to La Crosse from the Democratic Republic...
April 7, 2016 - 2:42pm
Warren Petryk column: Sparsity aid legislation signed into law
This week, Gov. Walker signed Assembly Bill 824 into law. As reported in the past, this new state law would restore some of the sparsity aid...
April 7, 2016 - 2:39pm
Kathleen Vinehout column: Spending the weekend watching game film
When the game is over the coaches go into the film room to see where the breakdown was in play execution. The best game plan in the world is...
April 7, 2016 - 2:35pm