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Students of the Month named at Ellsworth High School
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Invasive algae found in Waukesha County lake
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: White Thanksgiving on tap for state after today's snowfall
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Winter Weather Advisory for southern Minnesota
WESTERN WISCONSIN ROUNDUP: Three people killed in head-on crash betwen Onalaska and Holmen
crime and courts
Elk Mound wins 65-30 over Spring Valley girls
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wild shutout by Kings in St. Paul 4-0
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: No. 2 Badgers win tourney opener
EPC's first game a loss to Gilmanton
Ellsworth boys open season with loss to SCC
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Health advocates promote resources for Lung Cancer Awareness Month
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: La Crosse area police chief to resign
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: State lawmaker claming salary benefits despite living in Alabama
Kids give up 200 lbs. of candy during Halloween buyback
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF ELLSWORTH: 12/1/14 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF MARTELL: 4/7/15 Spring Election Notice
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/1/14 Finance & Personnel Committee Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 12/3/14 Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF TRIMBELLE: 4/7/15 Spring Election Notice
Kenneth R. Larson, 66
Carl V. Pearson, 88
Audrey Foley, 90
Robert Brooke, 81
Herbert E. Metcalf, Jr., 72
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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
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