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Fishing: Bleeker, Stayberg win national tournament
California Mule makes 2,020-mile trip to win Showdown in Curdtown
SCVBL: Hudson chips away to erase early Bay City lead
DSC: All-conference teams announced
MBC: All-conference teams released
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Minn. State Fair cheese curd legend to appear at Cheese Curd Festival
Dairy Breakfast draws record crowd
Local authors release new novels at Belle Vinez Winery
Rain doesn't damper Summerfest
WATCH: Allina Health River Falls Clinic opened June 19
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PIERCE COUNTY: 6/27/17 Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 7/517 Hearing - L'Allier permit
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 7/26/17, Case No. 17-CV-125, Jacob Zimdahl
PIERCE COUNTY FAIR COMMITTEE: 6/27/17 Meeting Agenda
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 5/23/17 Special Board Meeting Minutes
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January 17, 2017
Kathleen Vinehout column: Thinking anew about education
Two six-graders recently showed me around their classrooms. Desks were not in straight rows. Students were not waiting their turn with raised hands. I looked around the room. There actually were no desks at all, but tables and different types of chairs.
January 17, 2017 - 10:29am
January 10, 2017
Kathleen Vinehout column: Who should pay to protect and encourage fish and wildlife?
Wisconsin is number one in hunting! Don’t take it from me. The Department of Natural Resources has studies to back it up. A new DNR report...
January 10, 2017 - 1:12pm
Kathleen Vinehout column: What it's like to be a new legislator
“Good morning, Senator,” said a Capitol staffer. It took me a moment to realize the man was talking to me. That was 10 years ago. Last week...
January 10, 2017 - 1:03pm
December 31, 2016
LITERALLY LORNA COLUMN: New habits in the New Year
It’s that time of year when some start thinking about New Year’s resolutions. Not me. Actually, I think they’re quite ridiculous. Yes,...
December 31, 2016 - 9:00am
December 28, 2016
Kathleen Vinehout column: Looking forward to the challenges of 2017
The turn of the calendar to 2017 brings us hope for better prospects in our public affairs. I am particularly inspired this season for the many...
December 28, 2016 - 1:02pm
Kathleen Vinehout column: Looking back on 2016
We settled into a deep freeze this past weekend. After a long glorious autumn, the third week of December brought frigid temperatures not usually...
December 28, 2016 - 12:51pm
December 16, 2016
Ron Kind column: Keeping Wisconsin communities safe
As our communities across Wisconsin have seen an increase in rail traffic we have in turn experienced a number of negative effects, including...
December 16, 2016 - 10:45am
Kathleen Vinehout column:Christmas Eve music and fun from our valley to your radio
Looking for a homegrown holiday treat for Christmas Eve? Look no further than your radio for a special holiday performance from Wisconsin’s...
December 16, 2016 - 10:42am
December 7, 2016
Ron Kind column: Commemorating Pearl Harbor
This week marks the 75th anniversary of the attacks on Pearl Harbor. The events of Pearl Harbor had a lasting impact on America: both in the...
December 7, 2016 - 9:28am
December 2, 2016
Kathleen Vinehout column: The best idea for a bill comes from you
“Where do you get ideas for bills?” a woman at a café recently asked me.“The best ideas for bills come from people like you,” I told...
December 2, 2016 - 7:09am
November 27, 2016
LITERALLY LORNA COLUMN: Toastmasters? I’ve heard of it...
Many people don’t know what Toastmasters is. Bottom line: it’s an inexpensive education in communications. I think you’d agree that we...
November 27, 2016 - 2:52pm
November 21, 2016
Kathleen Vinehout column: School budget proposal brings needed relief
“Over the past four years, we have seen an increased reliance on referenda to keep the lights on,” State Superintendent Tony Evers announced...
November 21, 2016 - 3:57pm
Ron Kind column: Working together for Wisconsin
Those of us living in central and western Wisconsin know that there is more that unifies us than divides us. As the dust of a long and difficult...
November 21, 2016 - 3:51pm
Kathleen Vinehout column: Back to the woods
“See that scrape?” Lisa pointed to a large area of bare dirt. “That’s not made by a tractor tire.” “And look at the branches above,”...
November 21, 2016 - 3:42pm
November 10, 2016
KATHLEEN VINEHOUT COLUMN: Joining hands and respecting differences
“We try very hard to not have political discussions at our family gatherings,” my friend told me over dinner. “How sad,” I replied....
November 10, 2016 - 9:19am