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Fisher joins national effort to help caregivers of ill, wounded vets
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Accident in Chippewa County kills young father and son
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Large crowds anticipated for state trooper's funeral
Media schooled on River Crossing highway-surface project
Western Wisconsinites sound off against Walker budget
crime and courts
New coaches for PHS track team
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers beat Arizona, back in the Final Four
Trout Unlimited announces grant for rehabilitation of Kinnickinnic River
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UW faces Arizona again in Elite Eight
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Reserves help Badgers down Carolina, make Elite Eight
Hoyer blood drive draws community crowd
New Richmond ReStore holds ‘Upcycling Contest’
Hollywood actress is hometown proud
Successful weekend for Stella Dance Studio
Phipps offers theater classes for young people
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TRENTON: 3/18/15 Special Town Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY LAND CONSERVATION COMMITTEE: 3/26/15 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 3/19/15 Highway Committee Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF BAY CITY: 4/8/15 Meeting - Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrade
PIERCE COUNTY: 3/24/15 Board Meeting Agenda
Duane Merlin Johnson, 83
Marcia J. Bowen, 68
Adeline Crownhart, 93
Charles Edward "Ed" Hanson, 92
Glada Clare Huebner, 99
Kathleen Vinehout column: Advocacy Gives Voice to the Voiceless - Families Support Family Care and IRIS
Ron Kind column: We can and must provide better care for our veterans
Kathleen Vinehout column: Farmers say Budget Damages Farm Research, Schools and Conservation Input
Sheila Harsdorf column: Federal EPA Overreach Threatens Jobs, Family Budgets
Sheila Harsdorf column: Legislature Begins Work on State Budget
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May 24, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Guardsmen suspended over Instagram photo
MADISON - Two members of the National Guard have been suspended following an investigation of a social media photo that has sparked outrage. In the Instagram photo, several Guardsman are shown posing around a drape casket with the caption “We put the FUN in funeral – your fearless...
May 24, 2014 - 9:00am
May 21, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Poll shows governor's race now tied
The Wisconsin governor's race has become a dead heat -- even though half of those polled still don't know what to think of Democrat Mary Burke. The latest Marquette University Law School poll released today shows that 46-percent of 805 registered voters back Walker, and another...
May 21, 2014 - 3:43pm
May 20, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Search continues at childhood home of girl missing for 25 years
MAPLE GROVE, Minn -- Amy Sue Pagnac's mother and police investigators say the missing girl could still be alive. Susan Pagnac says there is no evidence that her daughter is dead, and Maple Grove Police Captain Keith Terlinden has asked that the girl, now in her late 30's, get...
May 20, 2014 - 9:00am
May 19, 2014
Retraining helps Ingli launch new career
When the manufacturing plant where she worked shut down in 2011, Amber Ingli found herself in need of a job and at the threshold of what would be some years of struggle for her and her family.
news / education
May 19, 2014 - 9:52am
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Lawmakers being asked again for emergency funding to help fix potholes
Wisconsin lawmakers are being asked again for emergency funding to fix the larger number of potholes created during the rough winter.
news / government
May 19, 2014 - 9:32am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Home of girl missing since 1989 being searched
MAPLE GROVE -- The home of a Maple Grove girl who disappeared in 1989 at the age of 13 is being searched by local police, sheriff's deputies...
May 19, 2014 - 8:56am
May 18, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Sheriff's office employee shot in Portage County
PLOVER - Authorities in Portage County are investigating a fatal shooting of a sheriff’s office employee yesterday morning. Plover Police say they, along with the State Patrol and County Coroner’s Office, responded to reports of the shooting at around one o’clock yesterday...
May 18, 2014 - 10:24am
May 17, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP:Bonding bill clears State Senate, legislature adjourns early
ST. PAUL - An $846-million-dollar bonding bill easily cleared the Minnesota State Senate Friday following an early morning vote in the House. The legislation now goes to Governor Dayton who's expected to sign it. Lawmakers generally had good things to say about the bill, but...
May 17, 2014 - 1:10pm
May 16, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: March-like temperatures the last few days, not May
It got colder during the night in much of Wisconsin, causing folks to stoke up their furnaces for the first time in a while. The mercury fell...
news / region
May 16, 2014 - 9:51am
May 15, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Kohl's reported a 15 percent drop in profits for the last three months
Wisconsin-based Kohl's Department Stores reports a 15-percent drop in its profits for the three months ending May third. Kohl's said today that...
news / business
May 15, 2014 - 9:43am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: First step in Target data breach lawsuit
The massive court case surrounding the Target data breach got underway yesterday (Wed), with more than 100 lawyers from across the country filling...
news / crime and courts
May 15, 2014 - 9:25am
May 14, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Final push at Legislature to finish 2014 season
ST. PAUL -- With only a few days until the Minnesota Legislature's adjournment deadline next Monday, lawmakers are scrambling to wrap up a bonding...
news / government
May 14, 2014 - 8:59am
May 9, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Rain keeps Mississippi River levels up
LA CROSSE - Some flood warnings on the Mississippi River are lasting longer than first projected, thanks to the rain we've had this week. The river dropped below its flood stage in La Crosse this morning, and it dropped its banks at Winona. However, the Mississippi is still...
May 9, 2014 - 4:18pm
Westconsin candy bar sales donated to CAB
REIVER FALLS - Westconsin Credit Union held a candy bar fundraiser in recognition of its 75th Anniversary last month. Candy bars were sold at...
life / arts and entertainment
May 9, 2014 - 11:10am
Pierce Pepin appliance decision denounced
Ellsworth Village Board Member Neil Gulbranson Monday night sharply criticized the recent decision by Pierce Pepin Cooperative Services to cease...
news / government
May 9, 2014 - 9:58am