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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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MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: U-of-M Regent David Larson dies at 70
WAYZATA, Minn. - A retired Cargill executive and University of Minnesota regent died Saturday at the age of 70. David Larson of Wayzata joined Cargill in 1966 and worked his way through the ranks, making executive vice president of the corporation in 1999. A University of Minnesota...
October 27, 2014 - 5:55pm
October 24, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Milwaukee County DA defends John Doe probe
MILWAUKEE - The state's chief prosecutor in the latest Walker John Doe investigation has turned down a request to have somebody else investigate him. Milwaukee County DA John Chisholm also denied an allegation that he pursued campaign law violations against Governor Scott Walker...
October 24, 2014 - 4:05pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Woman arrested, victim's husband released in Fond Du Lac Reservation killing
STONEY BROOK, Minn. -- Detectives looking into the murder of a 31-year-old woman found dead on the Fond Du Lac reservation near Cloquet say a woman has now been charged in the case. 21-year-old Lydia Barney is facing second degree murder charges in the death of 31-year-old Waubunoquay...
October 24, 2014 - 3:39pm
October 19, 2014
64th annual Pierce County Dairy Banquet
ELMWOOD - The 64th annual Pierce County Dairy Banquet took place Thursday at the Elmwood Auditorium. The guest speaker was Greg Nelson of AgStar who showed the sizeable crowd slides of a recent trip to China and Vietnam to help promote Wisconsin dairy products in new markets. Several...
life / events
October 19, 2014 - 7:59pm
October 15, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: One hut in car-moose crash in northwestern Minnesota
BARNESVILLE, Minn. -- An injury crash on Interstate-94 near Barnesville in northwest Minnesota early this morning involving a car and a moose. One person in the car was hurt and taken to the hospital. The moose was killed. The crash happened just before 5 a.m. __________________________ A...
October 15, 2014 - 4:49pm
October 14, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Three missing persons cases throughout state
Searches were continuing at last word for three people reported missing from separate locations in Wisconsin. In Sheboygan, police said seven-year-old Lilleona Badtke was last seen by a sibling after they left school yesterday afternoon. They went their separate ways, and Lilleona...
October 14, 2014 - 10:21am
October 13, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Minneapolis celebrates "Indigenous People's Day"
The City of Minneapolis is not celebrating Columbus Day this year.
October 13, 2014 - 8:53am
October 10, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Corn harvest estimates rising
Wisconsin corn farmers are expected to produce even more than what was projected last month -- when an 11-percent increase was forecast. The...
October 10, 2014 - 5:39pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Mann shot by officer at St. Anthony mobile home park
ST. ANTHONY -- One man is dead after an officer-involved shooting overnight in the Minneapolis suburb of Saint Anthony. Police were called to a mobile home park late Thursday night where witnesses reported hearing gunshots. SWAT officers approached the trailer and the suspect...
October 10, 2014 - 5:18pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Norovirus outbreak in Winona area
WINONA -- The Winona County Health Department says the area is experiencing a large number of reported illnesses due to norovirus. It is highly contagious and causes vomiting, diarhea, stomach cramps and sometimes fever, chills, head and muscle aches. State health officials...
October 10, 2014 - 10:32am
October 8, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Body of missing boater found off Milwaukee's shore
The body of a missing boater has been found in Lake Michigan, about a mile off the shores of Milwaukee. He's been identified as 48-year-old Joseph Kiehm of Glendale. Kiehm was last seen September 16th when he went sailing on the lake. He was later reported missing, and the...
October 8, 2014 - 4:33pm
October 7, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Weather puts farmers behind on harvest
Wisconsin farmers are behind schedule in their crop harvest, thanks to the fickle weather we've had this year. The cold-and-wet spring was...
October 7, 2014 - 4:39pm
October 1, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: State health officials monitor confirmed case of ebola
ST. PAUL -- Now that the first case of ebola in the U.S. has been confirmed, Minnesota health officials will continue to monitor the situation closely. The Department of Health's Kris Ehresmann says ebola is not easily transmitted and can't be spread through the air like influenza....
October 1, 2014 - 4:39pm
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Westside Elementary in RF named a Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Education Department
Eight Wisconsin schools were named yesterday as National Blue Ribbon Schools by the U-S Education Department. The program recognizes both public-and-private...
news / education
October 1, 2014 - 9:04am
September 30, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: CVTC to get Federal grant worth $20 milllion
EAU CLAIRE - A technical college in Eau Claire is the only school in Wisconsin to get a major job-training grant from the Obama White House. In fact, Chippewa Valley Technical College will get the largest grant among the recipients, with $20-million. The grants are designed...
September 30, 2014 - 9:52am