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Failure to yield factor in Ellsworth collision
Recount underway in western Wisconsin
Minnesota man arrested for seventh OWI
Wisconsin roundup: UW System chancellors seeking more funding; hand recounts for majority of counties; 8 more state news stories
DPI releases state school district report cards
crime and courts
Prep girls basketball: Prescott wins a low-scoring affair
Prep boys basketball: Plum City/Elmwood grinds out a win; Spring Valley wins
Photos: Ellsworth can't seize victory
Collegiate update: Seifert has season-high nine points against Carthage
Prep boys basketball: Ellsworth couldn't seize victory; Both Cardinals win
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
‘Silent Night’ marks 20 years of holiday cheer
'You get what you pay for' (part 2): A 'Shining Star' in Plum City
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 12/5/16 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/6/16 Information Services Committee Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 12/5/16 Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 12/7/16 Meeting Agenda
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Wallace J. Harvey Estate; Case No. 16PR75
Maxine Witt, 65
Vernon Anderson, 92
Cynthia Beebe, 64
Tim M. Blodgett, 76
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
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Nov. 23, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Nov. 16, 2016): 'Disaster for democracy;' time to bury this relic
Real Estate Showcase
October 27, 2014
UPDATE: Body of Michigan man recovered from crashed Cessna
BAY CITY -- The body of a Watersmeet, Mich., man was found Saturday evening in the wreckage of a small airplane in a town of Isabelle farm field near the Mississippi River. Volunteers from the Civil Air Patrol apparently spotted the plane -- first reported missing on Friday -- late...
October 27, 2014 - 9:22am
October 13, 2014
Two women killed in crash near Elk Mound; driver in Dunn County Jail
Two women killed in a weekend hit-and-run Interstate crash west of Eau Claire have been identified as Larci Ricafrente of Waterford Michigan...
October 13, 2014 - 9:28am
October 9, 2014
UPDATED: Texas man dies when dump truck crashes, burns in Maiden Rock
MAIDEN ROCK - A Texas man died Wednesday from injuries he suffered Tuesday afternoon when the dump truck he was driving crashed and burned while...
October 9, 2014 - 2:53pm
October 8, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Body of missing boater found off Milwaukee's shore
The body of a missing boater has been found in Lake Michigan, about a mile off the shores of Milwaukee. He's been identified as 48-year-old Joseph Kiehm of Glendale. Kiehm was last seen September 16th when he went sailing on the lake. He was later reported missing, and the...
October 8, 2014 - 4:33pm
September 22, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Two men killed in Minneapolis shootings
MINNEAPOLIS -- One of two men found dead following two separate shootings over the weekend in Minneapolis has been identified. Eighteen-year-old Earl Malone of Edina was found dead Saturday night outside a home on Knox Avenue North. Police say one person at the scene was taken...
September 22, 2014 - 7:07pm
June 25, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Woman found in blanket died of natural causes
ST. PAUL -- Officials say the 39-year-old woman whose body was found wrapped in a blanket in a wooded area of St. Paul Saturday died of natural causes. Officials found Rahel Nigusse's body near Minnehaha Avenue and St. Paul Police Sergeant Paul Paulos says it appears she had...
June 25, 2014 - 7:49pm
June 22, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: La Crosse police investigating stabbing
LA CROSSE - Police in La Crosse are investigating a stabbing that left one person with life-threatening injuries. WXOW-TV reports that the incident is still under investigation, but occurred at around 9:00 last night at an apartment complex. One person was taken by ambulance to...
June 22, 2014 - 9:40am
May 31, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: State party conventions are underway
ROCHESTER, Minn. -- Republicans have opened their 2014 state convention at the Mayo Civic Center. The big battle was over the state GOP endorsement for U.S. Senate which is still ongoing as of Saturday morning. State Senator Julianne Ortman from Chanhassen was generally acknowledged...
May 31, 2014 - 9:37am
May 11, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Toddler drowns in accident in Oneida County
RHINELANDER - Authorities say a toddler has died in an apparent accidental drowning. The Oneida County Sheriff’s Office says they responded to a call for a missing 15-month-old toddler in the Town of Pelican yesterday afternoon. Deputies found the child in some water near the...
May 11, 2014 - 11:23am
May 10, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Crane collapse damages vehicles in Milwaukee
MILWAUKEE - A scary moment for some commuters in Milwaukee yesterday afternoon, when a strong gust of wind caused a crane to collapse. Authorities say it happened on the east side, damaging four vehicles in the process. Witnesses say the crane, owned by Tollefsen Steel and Fabrication,...
May 10, 2014 - 8:38am
May 6, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Mall wall collapses in Minneapolis
MINNEAPOLIS -- Investigators are trying to determine what caused a partial building collapse this morning in south Minneapolis. A third story wall under construction collapsed at the Karmel Mall and fell down onto the sidewalk. Minneapolis Police Inspector Todd Loining says...
May 6, 2014 - 3:12pm
May 2, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Ho-Chunk casino expansion to create 320 jobs
WISCONSIN DELLS - The Ho-Chunk Indian tribe will spend $144-million for improvements at four of its casinos throughout Wisconsin. Various expansions and upgrades are planned at the tribe's two largest gaming houses at Wisconsin Dells and Black River Falls. A hotel, conference...
May 2, 2014 - 3:16pm
April 27, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Missing Mequon woman found dead near home
MEQUON - Authorities say a missing woman has been found dead. Mequon Police say 54-year-old Candace Giles was found in the Milwaukee River near her home on Friday night Giles had been missing since Thursday. Police say she was found by a man who found her near the shoreline. Authorities...
April 27, 2014 - 10:54am
April 14, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Fire destroys part of Prairie du Chien mall
PRAIRIE DU CHIEN - Much of Prairie du Chien's shopping mall is closed today, after a fire destroyed one of its larger stores. Firefighters from seven departments helped put out a blaze at Slumberland Furniture in in the Black Hawk Junction mall. Units were called around 7:10...
April 14, 2014 - 8:47pm
April 3, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Dog-fighting ring broken up, arrests made
MILWAUKEE - Thirteen people have been arrested after a year-long investigation into a dog-fighting ring which had its base in the Milwaukee area. At a news conference today, prosecutors said 10 people were charged in federal court with multiple counts -- and two others face state...
April 3, 2014 - 3:36pm