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Panel tosses out ethics complaint against Johnson; St. County County DA says ‘it’s good to move on’
Wisconsin roundup: Public schools lose $2.4M for special-needs vouchers; Madison native pleads guilty to terrorism-related charge; 11 more state news stories
UPDATE: Teen crash victim reportedly swerved to avoid motorist on cellphone
Three way race to replace Dean Knudson for Assembly District 30
Looking good in the neighborhood: Nursing home needs cosmetic facelift
crime and courts
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
WIAA cross country: Todd and Peña qualify for state
WIAA football: Spring Valley advances; Elmwood/Plum City falls to De Soto
E-PC takes on De Soto, but avoids 'The Pit'
WIAA girls volleyball: Seasons end for local volleyball teams
Horror movie filmed in Pierce debuts Monday night
PLUM CITY CARE CENTER RESIDENT OF THE MONTH: A colorful storyteller
The face at the head of the Roadrunners line steps down
Coping with loss by inciting acts of kindness and love
Local coats for kids program returns
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 11/2/16 Meeting Agenda
PUBLIC NOTICE: Proposed AT&T Tower, 530th St, Ellsworth, WI
WIS. DNR: 11/7/16 Public Meeting - Bay City Harbor Sediments Disposal
SUMMONS: Bank of Alma v. Lori K. Peterson, et al.; Case 16-CV-114
TOWN OF TRENTON: 11/3/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
Kyra Hayes, 16
Gabriel B. Carpenter, 13
Mary L. Nelson, 67
Lydia M. Bude, 89
Kay Thom, 77
Kathleen Vinehout column: Residents question public school money going to private schools
MARY BAIER COLUMN: Smaller schools serve a great purpose
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
Real Estate Showcase
October 6, 2015
Ron Kind column: Keeping our promise to our veterans
As you may know, one of the biggest issues facing VA medical facilities is the struggle to recruit and retain qualified health professionals,...
October 6, 2015 - 12:34pm
Kathleen Vinehout column: How dismantling civil service is happening in Wisconsin one step at a time
“Please do what you can to stop the dismantling of the civil service system,” Mary from Trempealeau County asked me. Mary is a retired...
October 6, 2015 - 12:30pm
October 1, 2015
Kathleen Vinehout column: Audit Bureau turns 50, receives national recognition and calls for its demise
“Fix the broken programs, get rid of the ones that don’t work and fund those that are working.” There’s not a state candidate around...
October 1, 2015 - 1:15pm
Warren Petryk column: Fall session is in full swing
Now that summer has officially ended the Assembly is back in session. I am proud to have already supported several bills that will help everyone...
October 1, 2015 - 1:09pm
September 22, 2015
Ron Kind column: Improving rail safety
Over the last few weeks I have had the privilege of traveling Wisconsin’s 3rd district and holding a number of listening sessions to hear directly...
September 22, 2015 - 10:18am
Warren Petryk column: Petryk/Harsdorf public safety legislation has Assembly hearing
The Assembly Committee on State Affairs and Government Operations held a public hearing on several bills including one I authored with Sen. Sheila...
September 22, 2015 - 10:02am
Kathleen Vinehout column: Strong consumer protections rely on you and your neighbors
“I got a call saying the IRS was taking me to court, but I filed everything on time. What do I do?” Linda asked. We both agreed the phone...
September 22, 2015 - 9:42am
September 15, 2015
Kathleen Vinehout column: WEDC leaders missed opportunity to apologize and reform
“Are you going to follow the recommendations in the audit?” I asked the Board Chair of the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC)....
September 15, 2015 - 2:48pm
Warren Petryk column: Legislature continues to fight against drug abuse in Wisconsin
Last session, my colleagues and I, led by Rep. John Nygren, passed several bills combating Wisconsin’s growing heroin problem. These bills...
September 15, 2015 - 2:41pm
Sheila Harsdorf column: Help prevent drug abuse through prescription disposal
Drug addiction and abuse continues to plague communities across our state. Here in western Wisconsin, we have seen meth and heroin ravage our...
September 15, 2015 - 2:24pm
September 10, 2015
Kathleen Vinehout column: Audit shows riders received poor services; elderly and disabled stranded when company did not deliver rides
“Just how many ‘no shows’ are acceptable?” I asked Medicaid Director Kevin Moore at a recent Audit Committee Hearing. “Is 4,154 people...
September 10, 2015 - 12:13pm
Ron Kind column: Honoring Wisconsin workers
As we observe another Labor Day, it is a good opportunity to remember how far we have come in protecting the rights of working men and women...
September 10, 2015 - 10:14am
August 27, 2015
Warren Petryk column: Interstate compact medical legislation
The Assembly Committee on Health held a public hearing on Assembly Bill (AB) 253, relating to the ratification of the Interstate Medical Licensure...
August 27, 2015 - 4:05pm
Ron Kind column: Back to school
This month families across Wisconsin will prepare to send their kids off to college, including Tawni and myself. Soon we will be dropping our...
August 27, 2015 - 3:58pm
Kathleen Vinehout column: Health still a top political issue
“ObamaCare must be repealed immediately,” begins Gov. Walker’s health plan for America. Recently the governor unveiled his health plan...
August 27, 2015 - 3:53pm