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High speed chase reaches speeds over 100 mph
Students return to budget-slashed campus
Walker: 'I didn't say I want a Canadian wall'; UW Center wins $20 million NSF grant; officials get push-back on Bucks' Arena taxing plans; more Wisconsin news
Ellsworth man arrested on suspicion of attempted homicide
Chancellors seek faculty support amid budget cuts; Survey says 14 percent of Wisconsin high school students have carried weapons; 12 more state news stories
crime and courts
Ellsworth cruises against Colfax
Sports scoreboard: Ellsworth tennis loses to Lake City Monday
Spring Valley shakes slow start in win over Elmwood-Plum City
Sports scoreboard from Thursday, August 27
Improvement shows in Raiders home quad Thursday
Like ‘fish-out-of-water’, Ladnier’s getting feet wet
Totally Awesome 80s makes for rocking celebration
An El Paso-style, country good time
Certain ‘glow’ for goers who know good things grow
River Falls, get ready, playtime is here
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY VETERANS SERVICE COMMITTEE: 9/3/15 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 9/9/15 Highway Committee Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF TRIMBELLE: 9/8/15 Town Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 9/16/15 Hearing - Sludge Disposal Permit
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 9/8/15 Town Board Meeting
Bruce Wayne Lindquist, 44
Gladys "Kitty" Inez Peterson, 89
Robert Russell Dopp, 37
Howard Harvey Murphy, 96
Warren Petryk column: Interstate compact medical legislation
Ron Kind column: Back to school
Kathleen Vinehout column: Health still a top political issue
Kathleen Vinehout column: Lack of rural Broadband frustrates fair-goers
Sheila Harsdorf column: Delivering on property tax relief
March 25, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: McCarthy reveals Packers' Nelson had hip surgery
PHOENIX -- Green Bay Packers' receiver Jordy Nelson had hip surgery sometime after appearing in his first Pro Bowl in late January. Packers' Head Coach Mike McCarthy was asked about it today at an NFC coaches' media breakfast at the league owners' meetings in Phoenix. A reporter...
March 25, 2015 - 2:39pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Middleton rallies Bucks to win over Miami
MILWAUKEE -- Khris Middleton hit a three-pointer at the final buzzer last night to give the Milwaukee Bucks an 89-88 home victory over Miami. The Bucks came back from 16 points down early in the fourth quarter, ending the game on an 18-3 run in the final six-and-a-half minutes....
March 25, 2015 - 9:04am
March 24, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Watt restructures contract to give Texans more salary cap space
HOUSTON -- After signing a monster contract last year, Wisconsin native J.J. Watt has re-structured his deal so his Houston Texans could have more salary cap room. ESPN says the NFL's reigning defensive player-of-the-year has agreed to convert a $10-million roster bonus into...
March 24, 2015 - 3:07pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Bucks hope to boost playoff hopes with win over Heat
MILWAUKEE -- The Milwaukee Bucks can give their playoff hopes a boost tonight, with a home victory over Miami. The Bucks' lead over the Heat has dropped to one-and-a-half games for the No. 6 playoff spot in the Eastern Conference -- and several other teams are not far behind....
March 24, 2015 - 8:59am
March 23, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers advance to Sweet Sixteen over Ducks for second straight time
OMAHA -- For the second year in a row, Wisconsin beat Oregon to advance to the Sweet-16 of the NCAA men's basketball tournament. The top-seeded...
March 23, 2015 - 10:28am
March 22, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UW hopes to get to Sweet Sixteen again over Oregon
OMAHA -- It’s the same third round of the NCAA Men’s Division I Basketball Tournament and the same two teams. Today’s game will be played in Omaha instead of Milwaukee, but you can bet the Oregon Ducks have been thinking about the last time they took on the Wisconsin Badgers....
March 22, 2015 - 11:12am
March 21, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers win NCAA Tourney opener, play Oregon on Sunday
OMAHA – The University of Wisconsin men’s basketball team overpowered Coastal Carolina in the second round of the NCAA Division I Tournament at Omaha. The Chanticleers had no answers for Big Ten Player of the Year Frank Kaminsky. He scored a game-high 27 points and took down...
March 21, 2015 - 10:23am
March 20, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Dominican dominates Regis 93-54 in D-4 semifinals
MADISON - Whitefish Bay Dominican set a Division 4 state tournament scoring record last night with a 93-54 win over Eau Claire Regis at the semifinals at the Kohl Center. Diamond Stone had 33 points, 15 rebounds, and four blocked shots for Dominican, which shot 61-percent in...
March 20, 2015 - 7:01am
March 19, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Stone, Dominican go for fourth-straight state title
MADISON - Diamond Stone calls this a "business" trip. The 6-10 center will try to help Whitefish Bay Dominican High School win its fourth consecutive WIAA Division 4 boys' state title. Stone says Randolph is the only team in the division to "four-peat," so his team needs to match...
March 19, 2015 - 5:45pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: 100th WIAA Boys' Basketball Tournament begins today
MADISON - The 100th WIAA boys' state high school basketball tournament begins today at the Kohl Center. Germantown and Whitefish Bay Dominican are both going for their fourth consecutive division championships. Germantown is the three-time defending titlist in Division 1, while...
March 19, 2015 - 8:36am
March 18, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Bucks lose by a point at New Orleans
NEW ORLEANS - The Milwaukee Bucks have still not beaten New Orleans on the road since 2003, after losing to the Pelicans 85-84 last night. Eric Gordon broke an 80-all tie by hitting a three-pointer with 1:56 left. That put the Pelicans in front for good. Jerryd Bayless made...
March 18, 2015 - 9:25am
March 16, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Bucks sign Johnson to 10-day contract
NEW ORLEANS -- The Milwaukee Bucks have signed forward Chris Johnson to a second 10-day contract. He averaged 20 minutes a game during his first contract with the injury-riddled Bucks, with almost five points per night. The Bucks practiced today in New Orleans, where they'll...
March 16, 2015 - 3:16pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers win Big Ten title in OT, get No. 1 seed for NCAA tourney
CHICAGO - The University of Wisconsin men's basketball team will play Coastal Carolina around 8:20 on Friday night in their NCAA Division I Tournament...
March 16, 2015 - 9:48am
March 15, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers blast Purdue in second half, make Big Ten title game
CHICAGO – The University of Wisconsin men’s basketball team made a strong bid for a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament by dominating Purdue in a 71-51 game in the Big Ten Conference Tournament semifinals. Purdue had led by five at half, but the Badgers use their effective defense...
March 15, 2015 - 10:32am
March 14, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: It's a UW-Purdue match-up in Big Ten hoops semis
CHICAGO - The University of Wisconsin men’s basketball team can cement a No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament by winning its next two games in the Big Ten Tournament. The Badgers face Purdue at noon in the semifinals at the United Center. The game is being broadcast by CBS The...
March 14, 2015 - 8:35am