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WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Dispute leads to fatal stabbing in Wausau
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Plans for iron ore mine in Iron County put on hold
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Walker's speech generates negative reaction
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: State has bigger budget surplus than forecast
Walker says Act 10 fallout steeled him for global threats; Congress may fast-track carp control efforts; eight more Wisconsin stories
crime and courts
PHS's Stuhl wins state wrestling title, SVE's Hurlburt, Hofacker take second
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wild down Avalanche 3-1
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Kvapil's race car found after it was stolen in Georgia
County wrestlers place at state tourney
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: U women's hockey team wins playoff game
Busting out: UWRF to expand dairy operations
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
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
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Joyce I. Christensen, 82
Badri Nahvi Johnson, PhD
Bonnie Irwin, 70
Joyce J. Herbison, 87
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February 27, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Favre's Packer Hall of Fame induction ceremony on July 18
GREEN BAY - Cheeseheads will share in Brett Favre's Hall-of-Fame moment after all. The Packers announced today that his July 18th induction ceremony into the team's Hall-of-Fame will be shown on the video boards at Lambeau Field -- and Favre will make an appearance in the stadium...
February 27, 2015 - 6:30pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Brewers' owner feels positive about team's chances this season
PHOENIX - Despite last September's collapse, Milwaukee Brewers' principal owner Mark Attanasio said he saw no need to break up what he called a "really good team." Attanasio gave his annual address to the squad yesterday, the first day of full-team practices at Spring Training in...
February 27, 2015 - 8:49am
February 26, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: State high school wrestling tournament underway
MADISON - The state high school individual wrestling meet is underway this afternoon at the Kohl Center in Madison. Preliminary-rounds will be held in all three divisions, and the Division 1 quarterfinals will take place before the night is through. Seven former champions are...
February 26, 2015 - 3:11pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers decide not to re-sign Hawk
GREEN BAY - A.J. Hawk says he hopes to continue playing in the NFL, after his only employer for nine seasons let him go yesterday. General...
February 26, 2015 - 8:34am
February 25, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Sanders checks himself into hospital
MILWAUKEE - Former Milwaukee Bucks' center Larry Sanders said he has checked into a program to help him deal with anxiety and depression. A five-minute video was released today, in which Sanders said explained why he stepped away from the NBA and was looking to Rogers Memorial...
February 25, 2015 - 7:27pm
February 24, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Carter-Williams probable to play against 76ers Wednesday
MILWAUKEE - The Milwaukee Bucks are listing Michael Carter-Williams as probable for tomorrow night's home game against Philadelphia. The 76'ers traded the reigning NBA rookie-of-the-year to Milwaukee last Thursday, in a three-team deal that sent Brandon Knight to Phoenix. Carter-Williams...
February 24, 2015 - 3:40pm
February 23, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Conference hoops tourneys begin in Division III
It's conference tournament week in Division III college basketball. The WIAC men's tourney begins tomorrow night. UW-Whitewater and Stevens...
February 23, 2015 - 3:31pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Sauter has best state showing at Daytona 500
DAYTONA, Fla. - Johnny Sauter of Necedah was the top Wisconsin driver in yesterday's Daytona-500. Sauter, who normally runs in the Camping World Truck Series, finished 19th in his third career start in the Great American Race -- and his first since 2007. Matt Kenseth of Cambridge,...
February 23, 2015 - 6:44am
February 20, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Spring Training begins for Brewers
PHOENIX - Spring Training begins today for the Milwaukee Brewers, as pitchers and catchers report to Maryvale Baseball Park in Phoenix. They'll...
February 20, 2015 - 7:24pm
February 17, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Miami clinic owner involved in Braun scandal sentenced
MIAMI - Tony Bosch -- who owned the Florida clinic that sold synthetic testosterone to Ryan Braun -- was sentenced today to four years in a federal prison. Miami District Judge Darrin Gayles also ordered the 51-year-old Bosch to spend three years under government supervision...
February 17, 2015 - 2:46pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers part ways with Bostick
GREEN BAY - Brandon Bostick is looking for a fresh start someplace else, after the Green Bay Packers cut him. The team didn't announce it, but...
February 17, 2015 - 8:28am
February 14, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UW women's hockey beats Ohio State, UW men lose
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Senior captain Blayre Turnbull scored twice in the second period, leading the No. 3 ranked University of Wisconsin women’s hockey team to a 2-0 blanking of Ohio State Friday at the OSU Ice Arena. Turnbull has scored five times in the last two games for the Badgers...
February 14, 2015 - 7:53am
February 13, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: NASCAR season begins for state drivers
DAYTONA - The 2015 NASCAR season begins tomorrow night -- and three Wisconsin drivers will be among a field of 25 in the Sprint Unlimited at Daytona, Florida. It's a 75-lap exhibition race, in advance of Sunday's pole qualifying for the Daytona-500. Cambridge native Matt Kenseth...
February 13, 2015 - 3:23pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUNDUP: Packers officially announce McCarthy will no longer be calling plays
Mike McCarthy says he has a "lot more to offer" going into his 10th season as the Green Bay Packers' head coach. He confirmed yesterday he would...
February 13, 2015 - 8:52am