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Wisconsin afternoon roundup: FAA investigates Lambeau drone; early voting OK'd -- for now; nine more state news stories
Problem properties may face fines if they don’t shape up
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
Former caregiver, 55, sentenced to prison
Tips lead to arrest in church burglaries
crime and courts
Volleyball: Spring Valley goes 1-2 at RF quad
Football: Panthers start season with big win at Spooner
Football: Mistakes are minimized in Spring Valley win vs. SCF
Football: Early touchdown doesn’t hurt Wolves in 42-7 victory
Football: Prescott works through some roster turnover
Backing the blue: Business donates shirts to 111 officers
Seniors saluted for hard work and dedication
Andersons serve as this year’s El Paso Days grand marshals
Record gate sales at 2016 Pierce County Fair
WATCH: Record gate sales at 2016 Pierce County Fair
arts and entertainment
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/29/16 Special Meeting - Award Bids
LIEN SALE NOTICE: 9/7/16 at Advance Self Storage Center, Hager City
PROBATE ORDER: Jack Earl Brown Estate; Case No. 16PR61
TOWN OF MARTELL: Ad For Bids- New Town Maintenance Building
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/26/16 Board Meeting Minutes
Norma Jean Eichman, 66
Mary Lou 'Doatsie' Catura, 72
Ruthann Hovde, 84
Lyle A. McGee Jr., 72
Kenneth A. Anderson, 59
Kathleen Vinehout column: Finding help for flooded families and farms
Ron Kind column: Share your best memories from our national parks
Kathleen Vinehout column: Where did all that money go? Business tax credits pile up
Kathleen Vinehout column: Support more state aid for schools to offset rising property taxes
Kathleen Vinehout column: Have an opinion about your internet connection? Let your voice be heard!
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January 14, 2016
Ron Kind column: Standing up for Wisconsin priorities in 2016
As we start a new year and a new session of Congress I will continue to fight for key Wisconsin priorities, including ensuring hard-working Wisconsinites...
January 14, 2016 - 3:00pm
Kathleen Vinehout column: Speed and secrecy kill democracy
“How can we digest all your work in this short amount of time?” Sen. Bewley asked the Chair of the Housing Committee and author of the bill...
January 14, 2016 - 2:57pm
January 8, 2016
Kathleen Vinehout column: Whose property rights are most important?
“My neighbor likes to expand his lot,” Kelly told me. “First he put up a stone fence on our property and then he built a jungle gym for...
January 8, 2016 - 2:36pm
December 28, 2015
Kathleen Vinehout column: Looking forward to the challenges of 2016
“I spent all day trying to get an ID for my mother,” Joe from Union Township told me. His mother, age 84, recently gave up her driver’s...
December 28, 2015 - 2:06pm
December 22, 2015
Ron Kind column: Creating jobs for Wisconsin workers
There is no doubt that the economic conditions in western and central Wisconsin and across the country have been improving, but there is still...
December 22, 2015 - 10:50am
December 21, 2015
Kathleen Vinehout column: Looking back on 2015
Happy Holidays! While Santa is making a list of who is naughty and nice, I spent time making a list of what folks cared about enough to call...
December 21, 2015 - 1:59pm
Kathleen Vinehout column: Seniors react: Don't take my home phone away!
“I was furious,” said Cindy from Chippewa Falls. “I wouldn’t have stayed on the phone this long with this dinky cell phone.” She...
December 21, 2015 - 1:54pm
Warren Petryk column: HOPE agenda legislation signed into law
In the Legislature’s continued efforts to curb Wisconsin’s heroin and prescription drug abuse epidemic, another bill, which is part of the...
December 21, 2015 - 1:49pm
Kathleen Vinehout column: What to do about those pesky, unwanted calls
“I’ve been getting a lot of calls from blocked and private numbers,” Pat from rural Hixton told me. “We called the phone company and...
December 21, 2015 - 1:42pm
December 2, 2015
Kathleen Vinehout column: Changes for work and workers in the 'gig economy'
“If my company followed the rules, they couldn’t survive,” my niece Becky told me as we traveled home from our “Small Business Saturday”...
December 2, 2015 - 1:58pm
November 23, 2015
Kathleen Vinehout column: Enjoying Thanksgiving on the farm
Tundra Swans arrived Friday. These magnificent birds spend a brief time in Buffalo County on their way from the tundra of Canada and Alaska...
November 23, 2015 - 12:36pm
Ron Kind column: Fighting to improve rail safety
The train derailments last week in Alma, Watertown and Des Moines further illustrated the negative impact increased rail traffic is having on...
November 23, 2015 - 12:30pm
Kathleen Vinehout column: Wisconsin report card provides info on progress, problems
“My son’s grades improved at report card time,” Mari told me. Her son struggled in school for many years. “We had a great teacher conference....
November 23, 2015 - 12:27pm
November 11, 2015
Sheila Harsdorf column: Legislature continues focus on reform, workforce development
The State Senate recently wrapped up its fall session, moving forward a number of reforms and measures that address important issues and streamline...
November 11, 2015 - 7:59am
November 10, 2015
Warren Petryk column: Petryk legislation passes the Assembly with bipartisan support
Recently, Assembly heard four pieces of legislation that I authored including: Assembly Joint Resolution (AJR) 81 honoring the contributions...
November 10, 2015 - 7:23am