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Wisconsin roundup: St. Croix, Pierce counties among state's Top 10 healthiest; slain detective honored at service; 9 more state news stories
Drug sting leads to bust in Hudson
Pot, plants, gun allegedly found in rural River Falls raid
Charges: Woman embezzled $250K from River Falls facility
Write-ins tout 'a better Bay City'
crime and courts
Prep track: Ellsworth girls win New Richmond Invite
Spring Valley baseball: Cards caged inside
Ellsworth softball: Panthers have tools to compete in MBC
Prescott track and field: Philips focuses on the finest details
Prep boys basketball: Hamilton gets all state
Spring Valley Cardinals
'It took everything from me': Former drug users talk about their addictions
Chicken feed will unveil fire hall addition
Ellsworth drama club presents 'Prom Night Fright'
VIDEO: Elmwood shakes its shamrocks
POLL: What's your favorite holiday?
arts and entertainment
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 4/26/17, Case No. 17-CV-56, Dominic Johnson
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 4/3/17 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: Notice to Dog Owners
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 4/3/17 Board Meeting Agenda
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 4/26/17, Case No. 17-CV-53, Elisha Fahs
Jay Tromberg, 57
Ethan T. Hedeen, 10
Kermit J. Nauman, 73
Barry Anderson, 72
Wesley A. Schrimpf, 81
Warren Petryk column: Positive reforms will bring broadband opportunities to Wisconsin
Kathleen Vinehout column: What's next in health care?
Kathleen Vinehout column: Are Wisconsin waters meeting water quality standards?
EDITORIAL (March 22, 2017): Teachers have a lasting effect
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (March 22, 2017)
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June 14, 2016
Ron Kind column: Securing the future of Wisconsin Dairy
As we celebrate Dairy Month this June, it is with great pride that we reflect on the importance of dairy farming in western and central Wisconsin....
June 14, 2016 - 12:19pm
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