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Pierce County Sheriff’s blotter: ‘Just messing around’
Updated: Authorities launch cockfighting raids in western Wisconsin
UW junior college chancellor survives 'no confidence' vote; experts differ on 20-week abortion rule impact; 10 more Wisconsin stories
Police Beat: Feuding River Falls merchants nearly come to blows
UPDATE: Birchwood area man killed parents, set fire then killed self; JFC-approved budget would allow many more charter schools; more state stories
crime and courts
Spring Valley cards season best round to qualify for state
Fishing derby is June 6
Pierce County sports scoreboard from Friday, May 29
Prescott sends one relay, three individuals to state
Sports scoreboard from Thursday, May 28
2015 Pierce County Fair: Be an open-class exhibitor
Spring Valley Stagehands presents “Over the Tavern”
Group focuses on helping seniors stay in their homes
Help those in Nepal by checking out this garage sale
Memorial Day observances scheduled
arts and entertainment
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 6/8/15 Personnel Committee Meeting
TOWN OF MARTELL: 6/9/15 Town Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY PARKS COMMITTEE: 6/8/15 Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF SALEM: 6/9/15 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TRIMBELLE: 6/9/15 Town Board Meeting
Betty Fortier, 88
Gail W. Collett, 84
Lorraine Anderson, 88
Raymond Sumter, 93
Leon A. Berenschot, 84
Sheila Harsdorf column: Harsdorf Votes to Save SeniorCare and Fund Schools
Editorial: Seniors Staying Put is priceless to community
Kathleen Vinehout column: I agree Governor! Let’s Make Public Schools “Whole”
Kathleen Vinehout column: Audit Affirms Complaints but also Satisfaction with Non-Emergency Medical Transportation Program
Ron Kind column: A Win-Win for Our Health and Our Economy
Get Out! Deals
Updated: Authorities launch cockfighting raids in western Wisconsin
October 7, 2013
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers still gathering info on Matthews's broken thumb
GREEN BAY - Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy says he's still getting information about Clay Matthews' reported broken thumb in yesterday's win over Detroit. The coach told reporters today that Matthews has a medical appointment, and there's nothing to announce yet. McCarthy...
October 7, 2013 - 5:51pm
October 4, 2013
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Kenseth looks to increase his Sprint Cup lead
KANSAS CITY, Kan. - Wisconsin driver Matt Kenseth will try to hang onto his slim lead in NASCAR's Chase for the Sprint Cup this weekend. The Cambridge native is up by four points over Jimmie Johnson and 12 over Kyle Busch, as they get ready for the fourth event in the 10-race...
October 4, 2013 - 5:13pm
October 2, 2013
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Matthews returns to Packers' practice from injury
GREEN BAY - Green Bay Packers’ linebacker Clay Matthews returned to practice today for the first time since he injured a hamstring 10 days ago against Cincinnati. Packers' Coach Mike McCarthy said Matthews was limited, but he has made a lot of progress – and the coach hopes...
October 2, 2013 - 6:21pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Bucks open training camp
ST. FRANCIS - Milwaukee Bucks' coach Larry Drew gave his team an immediate challenge in yesterday's first day of training camp. Drew wants the Bucks' defense to hold opponents to 43-percent shooting this season. The Bucks had the NBA's 15th-highest defensive field goal percentage...
October 2, 2013 - 8:02am
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Frazier says Ponder is still Vikings starter at QB
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. - Minnesota Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier says Christian Ponder is still the starting quarterback, if he's healthy. Frazier said they will see how Ponder feels coming out of the bye week. The 1-3 Vikings will have the weekend off. Frazier says while reserve...
October 2, 2013 - 7:57am
October 1, 2013
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Work begins on rebuilding Brewers for 2014
MILWAUKEE - Milwaukee Brewers' general manager Doug Melvin said today that the high cost of winning in 2011 had an impact on this year's team. At his season-ending news conference at Miller Park, Melvin said a lot of work would have to be done to get the Brewers back to the post-season...
October 1, 2013 - 2:49pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUNDUP: Burnett practices with the Pack
GREEN BAY - Green Bay Packers' safety Morgan Burnett was a full participant at practice yesterday, and he hopes to make his season debut on Sunday. The Packers returned from their bye week, as they get ready to host the Detroit Lions this weekend. Coach Mike McCarthy says he's...
October 1, 2013 - 8:08am
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Gardenhire re-upped as Twins' manager
MINNEAPOLIS – Minnesota Twins manager Ron Gardenhire will return for a 13th year as manager of the ballclub. Gardenhire's contract expired at the end of the season on Sunday and his status was up in the air immediately afterwards. The team and manager said they'd like to wait...
October 1, 2013 - 7:51am
September 30, 2013
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Vikings get first win thanks to Peterson, Cassel
Minnesota star running back Adrian Peterson rushed for 140 yards and two touchdowns as the Vikings edged the Steelers 34-27 at Wembley Stadium...
September 30, 2013 - 9:11am
Brewers end season with a 3-2 loss to the Mets
The Milwaukee Brewers ended their season by blowing an eighth-inning lead yesterday, losing to the Mets in New York 3-2.
September 30, 2013 - 9:01am
September 29, 2013
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Gopher grids struggle in 23-7 loss
MINNEAPOLIS (Sports Network) - Mark Weisman rushed for 147 yards as the Iowa Hawkeyes defeated the Minnesota Golden Gophers, 23-7, in each team's Big Ten Conference opener at TCF Stadium Saturday afternoon. Weisman did his damage on 24 carries and has now rushed for at least 100...
September 29, 2013 - 10:36am
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Braxton's Buckeyes beat Badgers 31-24
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller threw for four touchdowns returning from injury in a 31-24 win over Wisconsin last night in front of 105,000 at Ohio Stadium. Badgers wide receiver Jared Abbrederis caught 10 passes for a career-high 207 yards, including a...
September 29, 2013 - 10:15am
September 28, 2013
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Gopher-Hawkeye match-up big for both teams
MINNEAPOLIS -The University of Minnesota football team will put their unbeaten record on the line Saturday afternoon when the University of Iowa Hawkeyes pay a visit to TCF Bank Stadium in what marks the Big Ten Conference opener for both teams. The game is sold out but will be broadcast...
September 28, 2013 - 10:50am
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: High stakes in UW-OSU match-up
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The stakes are high for the No. 23 ranked University of Wisconsin football team tonight, as they take on fourth-ranked Ohio State in primetime. The Buckeyes have the nation’s longest winning streak at 16. Last time they had that long of a winning streak was in...
September 28, 2013 - 10:42am
September 27, 2013
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Ponder out for Vikings-Steelers game
LONDON - Minnesota Vikings starting quarterback Christian Ponder has a fractured rib and will not play in Sunday's game against the Steelers in London. Ponder suffered the injury in last week's loss against Cleveland. The injury means reserve quarterback Matt Cassell will be behind...
September 27, 2013 - 4:35pm