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Property taxes drop slightly in proposed budget
Jury acquits man in River Falls stalking case
Fire hall addition breaks ground
Landmark motel in River Falls finally goes away
UPDATE: Bailey family 'completely disappointed' in Kuehni case
crime and courts
Prep girls basketball: Baldwin-Woodville overwhelms Prescott early
Prep boys basketball: Spring Valley dominates Boyceville
Prep wrestling: Spring Valley/Elmwood earns dual victory
Trap team talks shooting range hopes
Prescott wrestling: Sanford wins lone championship for Cardinals at Invite
VIDEO: Maiden Rock Old-fashioned Country Christmas
Swedish Christmas celebration goes whole month long
PHOTOS: A Christmas Carol staged in new auditorium
'You get what you pay for' (part 1): The underfunding of long-term care facilities
'You get what you pay for' (part 3): Wages lead to staff shortages
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 12/13/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TRENTON: 12/8/16 Planning Commission Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/8/16 Board of Health Meeting
TOWN OF TRENTON: 12/13/16 Town Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/14/16 Solid Waste Management Board Meeting Notice
Charlotte M. Bowen, 86
JoAnn Stevens, 81
Maxine Witt, 65
Vernon Anderson, 92
Lou Ann Davidson, 62
Ron Kind column: Commemorating Pearl Harbor
EDITORIAL (Dec. 7, 2016): A date which will live in infamy
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Nov. 30, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Nov. 30, 2016): The who, what, why, when and how matters
EDITORIAL (Nov. 23, 2016): Profiling? We can live with it
Real Estate Showcase
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
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