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Filings for spring’s election opened Dec. 1
Hudson man charged in River Falls rape case
Minnesota adds PTSD to medical marijuana treatment
Wisconsin news: Walker to consider limiting recounts as Wisconsin effort enters second day; 10 more state news stories
Failure to yield factor in Ellsworth collision
crime and courts
Prep girls basketball: Cardinals grounded by zone
Prep boys basketball: Shots fall, Panthers earn road win
Prep boys basketball: Plum City/Elmwood grinds out a win; Spring Valley wins
Photos: Wolves come out clean in sloppy win
Prep girls basketball: Prescott wins a low-scoring affair
Swedish Christmas celebration goes whole month long
PHOTOS: A Christmas Carol staged in new auditorium
'You get what you pay for' (part 1): The underfunding of long-term care facilities
'You get what you pay for' (part 3): Wages lead to staff shortages
‘Silent Night’ marks 20 years of holiday cheer
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 12/5/16 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/6/16 Information Services Committee Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 12/5/16 Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 12/7/16 Meeting Agenda
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Wallace J. Harvey Estate; Case No. 16PR75
Maxine Witt, 65
Vernon Anderson, 92
Cynthia Beebe, 64
Tim M. Blodgett, 76
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Nov. 30, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Nov. 30, 2016): The who, what, why, when and how matters
EDITORIAL (Nov. 23, 2016): Profiling? We can live with it
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Nov. 23, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Nov. 16, 2016): 'Disaster for democracy;' time to bury this relic
Real Estate Showcase
WISCONSIN NEWS BRIEFS: Intel opens office in Eau Claire
EAU CLAIRE - Intel – the world-famous computer chip maker – has opened a production office in Eau Claire. It’s the result of a deal struck last year by Intel and Cray Incorporated in nearby Chippewa Falls. Intel bought Cray’s inter-connect hardware development operation...
September 3, 2013 - 4:35pm
August 30, 2013
WISCONSIN NEWS BRIEFS: Continued heat in Wisconsin for another
It’s another hot day in southern Wisconsin. By noon, the heat index got up to 108 near Boscobel in Grant County – and by one p.m, the actual temperature reached 93 in Racine, Kenosha, and Janesville. Forecasters said highs would reach the mid-90’s in southern Wisconsin...
August 30, 2013 - 4:44pm
August 27, 2013
WISCONSIN NEWS BRIEFS: Protests and arrests at State Capitol take violent turn
MADISON - A 22-year-old man is facing the first possible felony charge stemming from a series of arrests over the refusal by anti-Walker singers to get State Capitol gathering permits. Video taken by a protestor shows that 25-year-old Christopher Terrell had sat down, and was...
August 27, 2013 - 9:28am
August 22, 2013
WISCONSIN NEWS BRIEFS: Computer glitch shuts down NASDAQ trading
NEW YORK CITY - A technical glitch is to blame for a three-hour blackout on the NASDAQ stock exchange today, causing headaches for some Wisconsin traders. Officials say the outage occurred sometime before 12:30 this afternoon, it was back up and running just before 2:30. One Wisconsin...
August 22, 2013 - 3:33pm
St. Croix’s jobless rate lowest in Wisconsin for 3rd straight month, with Pierce right behind
The Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development (DWD) released preliminary July unemployment rates for Wisconsin’s 72...
August 22, 2013 - 12:26pm
August 18, 2013
Trempealeau County supervisor under investigation for dealings with frac-sand company
WHITEHALL - A Trempealeau County board supervisor is under investigation for possible conflict of interest charges along with threatening a county...
August 18, 2013 - 9:58am
August 17, 2013
Funds for ballpark
River Falls Baseball council treasurer Linda Rudesill, left, accepts a check for $15,000 from Gina Maier, center, Viking Coca-Cola cold drink...
August 17, 2013 - 9:52am
August 15, 2013
WISCONSIN STATE NEWS BRIEFS: List of schools taking part in voucher program released
MADISON - The state’s education agency today announced the 25 private school systems throughout Wisconsin that can take part in the newly-expanded voucher program. Forty-eight systems originally expressed an interest is admitting low-income students with state-funded vouchers...
August 15, 2013 - 4:23pm
Construction equipment was ready and some earth had been moved Wednesday for the improvements to Bob Young Field in Ellsworth’s Summit Park....
August 15, 2013 - 9:52am
August 13, 2013
WISCONSIN STATE NEWS BRIEFS: State Fair draws over a million patrons
WEST ALLIS - The Wisconsin State Fair that ended yesterday attracted its biggest crowds since 1969. Officials said today that about 1,000,012...
August 13, 2013 - 12:46pm
August 12, 2013
Prescott Chamber to hold Calendar raffle
The Prescott Chamber of Commerce is in the process of selling tickets for their yearly Calendar Raffle.
Life/arts and entertainment
August 12, 2013 - 3:10pm
August 10, 2013
WISCONSIN NEWS BRIEFS: Milwaukee police look to deal with gun violence
MILWAUKEE - Milwaukee Police are dealing with a surge of gun violence in the city. Authorities say since August 2, 23 people have been injured by gunfire, seven of them have died. Police Chief Edward Flynn unveiled a plan to curb the violence, including an increased police presence...
August 10, 2013 - 6:49am
August 9, 2013
Many authors at Fox Den Books this Saturday
Local authors will be at Fox Den Books, 120 S. Main St., from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17, for a meet and greet.
Life/arts and entertainment
August 9, 2013 - 10:53am
July 31, 2013
WISCONSIN NEWS BRIEFS: Footville farmer's Holstein has triplets
FOOTVILLE - A Wisconsin dairy farmer got quite the surprise from a pregnant Holstein cow on Friday… triplets. Steve Case, of Footville, says in his 33 years of farming, it’s the first time he’s had triplets. Experts say the odds of a cow giving birth to triplets are about...
July 31, 2013 - 5:35pm
July 30, 2013
WISCONSIN NEWS BRIEFS: Twenty counties applying for Obamacare on their own
LA CROSSE - Twenty Wisconsin counties are trying a new approach to get extra federal Medicaid funds under the Affordable Care Act. La Crosse County is among those trying to tip-toe around Governor Scott Walker’s refusal to accept additional Medicaid dollars statewide for recipients...
July 30, 2013 - 10:08am