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Body discovered along St. Croix River in Hudson
Rural areas continue to see higher rates of impaired driving
Impaired in the north country: Chronic drunken drivers plague Minn., Wis. roads
Pierce County sheriff's blotter
Wisconsin roundup: Lawmakers could act on concealed weapons without permits; 9 more state news stories
crime and courts
First quarter onslaught too much for E-PC
Cards improve to 5-0 over Boyceville
Panthers lost MBC opener to SCC
Seniors get a victory they can relish
Watch: Big fourth quarter gives Ellsworth homecoming victory
Spring Valley Cardinals
United Way kicks off 2017 'We Fight for Strong Communities' campaign
Art project gives voice to homeless youth
St. Paul's UCC to celebrate 150 years
Pierce County Fair tractor and truck pull winners announced
'Powerful' indie film gets limited run in Red Wing
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 9/27/17 Special Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 9/26/17 Board Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: Public Notice- Liquor Lic. App., Papa Tronnio's
PIERCE COUNTY: TAX DEED LAND SALE
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 7/10/17 Bd Minutes
Carl A. Schneider, 54
Christopher J. (Borst) Nikola, 55
Elvira Elizabeth "Vi" Auchampach, 86
Lawrence J. Langer, 82
Michael J. Hager, 66
Viewpoint: Problems left for the next budget writers
Letter: Why not hear us out about Prairie View?
Foxconn: An Exciting Opportunity for Wisconsin
Viewpoint: When up is down
Viewpoint: Back to school
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January 25, 2017
Ron Kind column: Stop fleecing Wisconsin taxpayers
During my time working for the late Wisconsin Sen. Bill Proxmire, I was proud to research wasteful government programs to give his “Golden...
January 25, 2017 - 2:33pm
Ron Kind column: One Wisconsin family's story
While working on a school assignment with her son about her great-uncle’s service in Pearl Harbor, Eau Claire County resident Tari started...
January 25, 2017 - 2:15pm
Warren Petryk column: Optimistic about additional funds in state revenue projections
Rep. Warren Petryk (R-Eleva), along with his Republican colleagues, have come forth with a plan for long-term transportation funding solutions as well as providing additional tax relief for the citizens of Wisconsin.
January 25, 2017 - 1:25pm
Kathleen Vinehout column: Audits raise cautions about pension fund management
“GOOD NEWS” read the text with a short article about how our pension funds grew 8.5 percent. My friend forwarded the article with a cryptic note, “apparently the lies keep working.”
January 25, 2017 - 1:18pm
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