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Letter from Sen. Vinehout: Looking back on 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Protests follow in wake of Hamilton decision by Milwaukee DA
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Lino Lakes man seriously injured in snowmobile crash
Hulne announces retirement from Prescott Schools
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: At least 11 people injured after being struck by lighting after Packers' game in Tampa
crime and courts
PIERCE COUNTY HERALD ATHLETES OF THE WEEK - Ellsworth's Michael Koch and Prescott's Olivia Rohl
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers need win to avoid all road games in playoffs
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Vikings lose 37-35 on a blocked punt
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUNDUP: Packers clinch a playoff berth in 20-3 win over Tampa Bay
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wild rally for tie but lose in OT
Santa and his helper in Plum City
Prescott EMS Director says thank you to the public
Lobergs win Ugly Sweater contest
Animal sleepover at Prescott Library
Holiday recital Friday in Prescott at UCC
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF EL PASO: 1/24/15 Town Caucus
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/30/14 Budget & Finance Comm. Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 1/7/15 Hearing - WISC Rezone
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: Prescott Fire & EMS Association - Position Open
TOWN OF EL PASO: Ordinance 2014-01 - Implements of Husbandry
Gregg E. Martin, 64
Helen Grace Bengtson, 90
Neil C. Jones, 74
LaVaughn (Connie) Gotzman, 88
Get Out! Deals
May 4, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: State GOP Convention votes down secession resolution
MILWAUKEE - A resolution to affirm the state’s right to secede from the union has been defeated. The tea party-backed resolution was shot down by a voice vote, during a Wisconsin Republican convention in Milwaukee yesterday. In addition to secession rights, the resolution would...
May 4, 2014 - 10:03am
April 29, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Thieves steal walnut trees in south-central Wisconsin
BRODHEAD - A sheriff in southern Wisconsin says loggers have been illegally cutting down trees on other people's land, to take advantage of the high price of walnut wood. Rock County Sheriff Bob Spoden tells the Wisconsin State Journal that property owners confronted loggers...
April 29, 2014 - 4:27pm
Benefit for fire victims to be held Saturday
A benefit for the victims of a house fire late last month will be held this Saturday at 2 p.m. at Clyde’s Corner in Beldenville.
life / events
April 29, 2014 - 9:12am
April 25, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Medical marijuana bill clears first senate hurdles
ST. PAUL - The Minnesota State Senate Health and Human Services committee passed the medical marijuana bill today on a 7-3 vote. Opponents tried unsuccessfully to delay the implemention date from July 1st to February 1st, 2015 to allow further study. Fairmont Republican Julie...
April 25, 2014 - 4:35pm
April 24, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Propane tanks explode near Milwaukee airport
MILWAUKEE - Seven large propane tanks exploded early this afternoon at an auto salvage yard in Milwaukee, about two miles southwest of Mitchell International Airport. Around a dozen Milwaukee fire companies responded close to noon. The fire was brought under control around one...
April 24, 2014 - 4:48pm
April 23, 2014
Vehicle, trailer roll over
A vehicle pulling a trailer was involved in a rollover accident Sunday afternoon.
news / accidents
April 23, 2014 - 11:03am
Woman who drowned after car accident was intoxicated
Preliminary autopsy results on the body of a Baldwin woman found in Pine Lake on Sunday morning indicates she was heavily intoxicated when she apparently fell into the water after a car accident and drowned.
news / accidents
April 23, 2014 - 9:13am
April 22, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Underground explosion evacuates Milwaukee market
MILWAUKEE - The Milwaukee Public Market in the city's downtown was evacuated today, after road construction crews said they heard an explosion underground. Police said there appeared to be a fire burning deep under the ground, but there was no immediate evidence of an explosion....
April 22, 2014 - 3:10pm
Woman dies after car crashes into lake
BALDWIN -- The body of a Baldwin woman was found in Pine Lake on Sunday after authorities received a report of a one-vehicle crash. According...
news / accidents
April 22, 2014 - 9:44am
April 17, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: State added 2,600 jobs in March
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota employers added 2,600 jobs in March, according to figures released today by the state Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). The state's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate remained unchanged at 4.8 percent, well below the U.S. rate...
April 17, 2014 - 3:32pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Up to 19 inches of snow in Minnesota from yesterday's storm
CHANHASSEN, Minn. -- A major spring storm that brought more than a foot of snow to parts of east central Minnesota has wound down, prompting...
news / region
April 17, 2014 - 9:01am
April 16, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Paralyzed Polk County deputy dies
ST. CROIX FALLS - A sheriff's deputy from northwest Wisconsin has died, after he was shot and paralyzed while confronting a gunman almost 23 years ago. 50-year-old Michael Seversen will be buried with full law enforcement honors on Saturday, the anniversary of the shooting. ...
April 16, 2014 - 4:59pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Weather causes deadly collision of semis near Barnesville
BARNESVILLE, Minn. -- State Patrol investigators are trying to figure out what led to a deadly collision involving two semis on Interstate-94 in Barnesville. The crash happened around four this morning. State Patrol Sergeant Jesse Grabow says one of the semis slammed into...
April 16, 2014 - 4:30pm
April 14, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Authotities investigate fatal crash in Willmar
WILLMAR, Minn. - Authorities are investigating a fatal crash involving a pick-up and a semi in Kandiyohi County Sunday evening. At this point it's not clear how many people were killed in the crash, but as many as five may have been involved. The crash occurred at the intersection...
April 14, 2014 - 8:35pm
Maiden Rock man injured when trapped beneath vehicle
A Maiden Rock man was injured Monday afternoon when he became trapped underneath a vehicle.
news / accidents
April 14, 2014 - 4:26pm