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Minnesota man faces multiple child assault charges
Pierce County to test notification system Tuesday
Rescuers pull man from river
Motorcyclist killed in Hudson accident
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Opening Day for the Wisconsin State Fair
crime and courts
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUNDUP: Brewers off today, at St. Louis tomorrow night
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Kansas City scores three in the sixth to defeat Twins
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Brewers blank Rays 5-0
WBA playoff pairings released
Wild Side: What's Bugging You!
More to see, do at beer garden
Letter from Sen. Vinehout: County Fairs - Competition, Critters and Community
Benefit for Ty Fisher August 9
Presbyterian Church marks 25 years of fair workers' dinners
National Night Out in Ellsworth Tuesday
arts and entertainment
Esther E. Lamon, 94
Esther E. Lamon, 94
Duane Hillstead, 73
Dr. Stanley E. Sobottka, 83
Joan M. Grizzle, 60
TOWN OF ISABELLE: 7/21/14 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: 7/21/14 Town Board Meeting
PROBATE NOTICE: Dale B. Lund Estate; Case No. 14PR33
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/17/14 Highway Committee Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/22/14 Board Meeting Agenda
Old Cowbelle: Heritage
Old Cowbelle: I am rich!
Old Cowbelle: The Future of Churches
Old Cow Belle: Old Lady Entertainment?
July 29, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Ventura wins defamation lawsuit
ST. PAUL -- Former Governor Jesse Ventura has won his defamation lawsuit against the estate of slain "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle. After nearly a week of deliberations, a jury awarded Ventura $1.8 million for defamation and damages. However, today's verdict was not...
July 29, 2014 - 4:21pm
July 26, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Gov. Walker worried about unacompanied children crossing border
MADISON – Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker says he is worried the unaccompanied children crossing the border with Mexico will eventually drain the country’s support system. Walker says he isn’t entirely against the idea of Wisconsin providing some temporary shelter to the...
July 26, 2014 - 8:24am
July 25, 2014
Pepin County Fair this weekend in Arkansaw
ARKANSAW - The 134th Pepin County Fair takes place this weekend at the county fairgrounds in Arkansaw which is located next to Arkansaw Elementary School. Admission is free. This year's theme is "Small County, Big Fun" and it will be the first time a social garden will be at the...
life / celebrations
July 25, 2014 - 7:43am
July 22, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Study finds state is 13th in nation for children's well-being
Wisconsin is the 13th-best state for a child's well-being. That's according to annual "Kids Count" survey released by the Annie E. Casey Foundation. The state's current ranking is down from 12th a year ago, but higher than the No. 15 ranking from 2012. Wisconsin was in the...
July 22, 2014 - 10:17am
July 19, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: State Election Board looking to lift ban on observers having cameras
MADISON - The state election board will meet on Monday to discuss a ban reversal on camera usage by election observers. In addition to that, officials will also look at other regulations for observers, including designated personnel assigned to handle questions and provide information...
July 19, 2014 - 8:39am
July 8, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: More storm damage in Western Wisconsin last night
The western half of Wisconsin had more thunderstorm damage yesterday and last night. Tennis-ball-sized hail fell near Cornell in Chippewa County. Eau Claire had a number of vehicles damaged by hail. Parts of Pepin, Taylor, Monroe, Trempealeau, and Vernon counties also reported...
July 8, 2014 - 9:01am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Dry days last week help farmers catch-up with crops
ST. PAUL - Minnesota farmers had 4.7 days suitable for fieldwork last week, the most in nearly a month, according to the USDA's Weekly Crop Report. Drier field conditions allowed many farmers to catch-up with herbicide and fertilizer spraying. Nearly all of Minnesota's corn...
July 8, 2014 - 8:27am
July 4, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: State cheese production up
Wisconsin cheese production has gone up for only the third time in eight months. According to new federal figures, the Badger State made almost 243-million pounds of cheese in May, up by seven-tenths of a percent from the same month a year ago. Wisconsin's increase was smaller...
July 4, 2014 - 8:33am
June 25, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Wolf quota of 156 approved
MILWAUKEE - A statewide wolf-hunting quota of 156 animals was approved today by the state Natural Resources Board at a meeting in Milwaukee. That's down from last year's quota of 251, as wildlife experts seek to continue a gradual reduction in the state's overall wolf population....
June 25, 2014 - 8:02pm
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
Delighting in dairy
The Pierce County Dairy Promotion Breakfast took place Saturday at Son-Bow Farms just north of Grange Hall on 330th Avenue just off CTH CC.
news / region
June 25, 2014 - 10:11am
June 22, 2014
People line-up for Pierce County Dairy Breakfast
ONO - People didn't mind waiting line on beautiful summer morning for food at this year's Pierce County Dairy Breakfast. The breakfast was held at Son-Bow Farms just north of Grange Hall and Ono Methodist Church on 390th Ave. and CTH. CC. Son-Bow Farms, Inc., includes families...
life / events
June 22, 2014 - 10:48am
June 21, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: State of Emergency declared in three counties
Governor Scott Walker has declared a state of emergency for three counties in the southern part of the state. The declaration comes after the National Weather Service confirmed six tornadoes touchdown in Dane, Green and Grant Counties. The storms also brought damaging winds and...
June 21, 2014 - 10:37am
June 18, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Over 28,000 without power after latest storms in southern Wisconsin
Over 28,000 Wisconsin customers were without power close to the noon hour, as another round of heavy thunderstorms rumbled through the southern half of the state. We Energies reported 19,000 customers out as of 11 o'clock, most in Metro Milwaukee. Wisconsin Power-and-Light had...
June 18, 2014 - 4:45pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Mankato area soaked after five inches of rain
MANKATO, Minn. -- The Mankato area in south-central Minnesota is soaked after receiving more than five inches of rain overnight. There was water over several roads and mudslides and flooding led to closures on Highways 169 and 66. The National Weather Service reported a 56-mile-per-hour...
June 18, 2014 - 4:06pm