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River Falls man charged with third OWI after being clocked at 122 mph
A historic moment: Prescott High School opens new building
Hager City man airlifted after rollover crash
Wisconsin roundup: No post-recession relief in many small towns, report says; ballots could see 7 White House candidates; eight more state news stories
New staff gear up for new year
crime and courts
Volleyball: Elmwood sweeps home quadrangular
Volleyball: Panthers return large group of starters
Volleyball: Prescott continues high expectations
Volleyball: Spring Valley goes 1-2 at RF quad
Football: Panthers start season with big win at Spooner
Memory of officer honored in Prescott
Backing the blue: Business donates shirts to 111 officers
Seniors saluted for hard work and dedication
Andersons serve as this year’s El Paso Days grand marshals
Record gate sales at 2016 Pierce County Fair
arts and entertainment
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/29/16 Special Meeting - Award Bids
LIEN SALE NOTICE: 9/7/16 at Advance Self Storage Center, Hager City
PROBATE ORDER: Jack Earl Brown Estate; Case No. 16PR61
TOWN OF MARTELL: Ad For Bids- New Town Maintenance Building
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/26/16 Board Meeting Minutes
Lenore Gunderson, 93
Karen S. Franson, 45
Karen Sue Franson, 45
Francis Lugar, 67
Lelah Johnson, 99
Diane Odeen column: Women's Equality Day
Kathleen Vinehout column: Finding help for flooded families and farms
Ron Kind column: Share your best memories from our national parks
Kathleen Vinehout column: Where did all that money go? Business tax credits pile up
Kathleen Vinehout column: Support more state aid for schools to offset rising property taxes
Real Estate Showcase
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
March 14, 2014
19-year-old Boyceville man accidentally kills self while cleaning gun
A 19-year-old Boyceville man died Wednesday night due to an accidental self-inflicted gun shot wound while cleaning his hunting rifle.
March 14, 2014 - 9:46am
March 7, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Woman will not be institutionalized for threatening to kill a federal judge
A Wisconsin Rapids woman will not be institutionalized for threatening to kill a federal administrative law judge. Norma Prince was put on three...
News/crime and courts
March 7, 2014 - 10:21am
February 17, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Judge: Priest list must be released, Church officials must testify
ST. PAUL -- A Ramsey County Judge has denied a request from the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis and the Diocese of Winona to delay the...
News/crime and courts
February 17, 2014 - 9:10am
January 23, 2014
Police investigating death of UW-Stout student Thursday morning
MENOMONIE - A 23-year old University of Wisconsin-Stout female student was found dead in her house near campus Thursday morning. Jesse Jensen, 23, of Owen, was found dead in her bedroom around 5:30 a.m. She was a senior at Stout majoring in industrial design and minoring in business...
January 23, 2014 - 3:35pm
October 29, 2013
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Man accused of beating AP's son pleads not guilty
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - A 27-year-old South Dakota man accused of killing the two-year-old son of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has pled not guilty. Joseph Patterson is charged with second-degree murder, manslaughter, aggravated assault and aggravated battery in...
October 29, 2013 - 10:48am
UPDATE: Prescott teen transported after rear-end crash
A Prescott teenager was transported directly to Regions Hospital in St. Paul Saturday afternoon after his car rear-ended a stopped van on Hwy. 10, about six miles east of Prescott. Marcus Meyer, 16, was unconscious in his 2002 Ford Focus when Pierce County authorities were advised...
September 29, 2013 - 7:48pm