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TOWN OF MARTELL: 10/11/16 Public Hearing - Dog Waiver
(Pub. Sept. 28, Oct. 5 and 12, 2016)STATE OF WISCONSIN CIRCUIT COURT PIERCE COUNTY
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 10/3/16 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 9/29/16 Special Highway Committee Meeting
TOWN OF ELLSWORTH: 10/3/16 Town Board Meeting
Gerald A. Olson, 80
Irma J. Helmueller, 89
Shirley M. Bemis, 91
Dr. Gary A. Palmquist, 62
LeRoy Edson Burgess, 96
Kathleen Vinehout column: Audit to investigate King Veterans Home
Kathleen Vinehout column: How to fund roads is a balancing act
Kathleen Vinehout column: Legislative Audit Bureau celebrates 50 years of service
Kathleen Vinehout column: Looking for answers
Kathleen Vinehout column: Who will be my teacher?
Real Estate Showcase
February 11, 2016
Kathleen Vinehout column:Keep private water companies OUT of Wisconsin
“Keep private water companies OUT of Wisconsin,” Glory Adams of Eau Claire wrote. She wants to stop a bill that would allow cities to sell...
February 11, 2016 - 1:51pm
Warren Petryk column: Requalifying Spring Valley for Sparsity Aid
Sparsity aid has become a staple financial support program for many of our rural schools not only in the 93rd Assembly District but for rural...
February 11, 2016 - 1:43pm
February 5, 2016
Kathleen Vinehout column: Farmers seeks answers and action at the Capitol
“Just get it done!” The farmer was referring to a bill to change rules on high capacity wells. I listened. The chances of passing the bill...
February 5, 2016 - 12:10pm
February 2, 2016
Warren Petryk column: Rep. Petryk and others announce “Rural Wisconsin Initiative”
I, along with 20 other colleagues from rural areas around the state, including western Wisconsin Reps. Quinn, Bernier, Larson and Murtha, announced...
February 2, 2016 - 9:19am
Kathleen Vinehout column: Dismantling Civil Service passes Senate despite disturbing debate
One by one Senators stood on the Senate floor and told of secret meetings held with state workers. Supervisors had forbidden employees to talk...
February 2, 2016 - 9:13am
January 15, 2016
Sheila Harsdorf column:
Beginning a new year is not only a time to set new goals but also a time to reflect on the year gone by. As we reflect on 2015, I would like...
January 15, 2016 - 11:18am
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