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Harsdorf votes with majority for ‘Right to Work’
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: One injured in fire at Lunda Construction
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Hennepin County Sheriff testifies at U.S. House hearing
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Right-to-work clears Senate, passage 'virtually a given'; DNR makes huge land-buy
Army Corps of Engineers measuring ice on Lake Pepin again, finds more thickness
crime and courts
State wrestling tournament begins today, 15 county wrestlers taking part
Prep boys basketball season concludes tonight, Prescott girls hoops in regional semifinal Friday
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: State high school wrestling tournament underway
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers decide not to re-sign Hawk
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: T'wolves win in Garnett's return
What does it take to lead a great book discussion?
Valentine celebration held at care center
UWRF Africa Night Feb. 27
Journey House chili and concert this Friday
Hudson’s authentic German restuarant among the nation’s best
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPT: Ad For Bids - Guardrails
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 3/2/15 Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY CRIMINAL JUSTICE COUNCIL: 2/26/15 Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF ELLSWORTH: 3/2/15 Town Board Meeting
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 3/2/15 School Board Meeting Agenda
Badri Nahvi Johnson, PhD
Bonnie Irwin, 70
Joyce J. Herbison, 87
Ida Holden, 100
Sharon A. Hofacker, 70
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May 23, 2014
Letter from Sen. Harsdorf: Summer celebrations ramping up with June Dairy Month
Following one of the longest and coldest winters in decades, I know many are enjoying the recent pleasant weather and are looking forward to a wonderful Wisconsin summer.
news / government
May 23, 2014 - 2:25pm
May 21, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Farmers say bring on the heat
Wisconsin farmers say they desperately need the warm temperatures that are inching into the southern part of the state this week. The U-S-D-A...
news / region
May 21, 2014 - 9:32am
May 20, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: State dries out after soggy Monday
Things are starting to dry out in Wisconsin today, after a soggy Monday throughout the state. A mid-morning check of rain totals still shows Cedar Falls in Dunn County getting the most last night -- three-and-a-quarter inches. A couple more places have reported two-inches-plus,...
May 20, 2014 - 9:26am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Search continues at childhood home of girl missing for 25 years
MAPLE GROVE, Minn -- Amy Sue Pagnac's mother and police investigators say the missing girl could still be alive. Susan Pagnac says there is no evidence that her daughter is dead, and Maple Grove Police Captain Keith Terlinden has asked that the girl, now in her late 30's, get...
May 20, 2014 - 9:00am
May 16, 2014
UWRF Dairy Pilot Plant renovation project receives first $1 million in pledges
Dairy industry leaders and leadership at UW-River Falls have kicked off fundraising efforts to make needed updates to the university's Dairy Pilot Plant. UWRF is one of few campuses in the nation that delivers a 360-degree experiential-learning opportunity for undergraduate students...
news / education
May 16, 2014 - 9:33am
May 9, 2014
Celebrate Mother's Day weekend at Llama Magic & Fiber Friends
LAKE ELMO, Minn. - Visit lamas and rabbits along with their fuzzy alpaca and sheep friends Mother's Day weekend, May 10-11, at the Washington County Fairgrounds in Lake Elmo, Minn. for Llama Magic & Fiber Friends. A free, family oriented fiber festival celebrating its 20th anniversary,...
life / events
May 9, 2014 - 10:33am
May 8, 2014
Animal-related career’s calling summer 4-H intern
”Go east,” Shelby Springman was told.
news / region
May 8, 2014 - 10:54am
May 6, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: New Brighton shooting kills one, injures another
NEW BRIGHTON, Minn. - A dispute between neighbors is blamed for a fatal shooting in New Brighton Monday night. The city's public safety...
May 6, 2014 - 9:56am
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 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 22, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Moorhead judge publicly reprimanded
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- The Minnesota Board of Judicial Standards has issued a public reprimand against Clay County District Judge Steven Cahill. The board says in several cases, Cahill failed to follow the law. In one case, Cahill reduced the sentence of an immigrant because he...
April 22, 2014 - 2:59pm
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Wisconsin's milk production has dropped for the fifth month in a row
Wisconsin milk production has dropped for the fifth month in a row, compared to the year before. The U-S-D-A said the Badger State churned out...
news / business
April 22, 2014 - 9:32am
April 19, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Federal appeals court upholds Act 10
MADISON - Governor Scott Walker’s public union restrictions have been upheld by a federal appeals court ruling. Public workers from Dane County and the City of Madison filed a lawsuit in 2011, claiming the law violated their rights. The law stripped public workers of collective...
April 19, 2014 - 8:40am
April 15, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Natural gas price rise causes consumer complaint
Wisconsin natural gas customers are complaining to their utilities, their local news media, and state officials after their bills skyrocketed this month. We Energies, the state's largest natural gas supplier, raised its residential bills by $30-dollars from February to March...
April 15, 2014 - 8:34am