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CVTC grad, Prescott native rebounds after voluntary layoff
Ellsworth School District looks likely to have referendum in April
Letter from Sen. Vinehout: Don't let government accountability 'reform' mean return to corruption
Wisconsin weekly gas price update and outlook
Items reported stolen from stored vehicles at Pierce County Fairgrounds
crime and courts
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Chryst becomes Badgers' 30th football coach
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Bruins top Wild in OT 3-2
(Update) Ellsworth grapplers hold at No. 1 spot
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UW to hold press conference to announce Chryst's hiring
Prescott boys' hoops remain unbeaten, Ellsworth remains winless
Lobergs win Ugly Sweater contest
Animal sleepover at Prescott Library
Holiday recital Friday in Prescott at UCC
It's a good fit, says pastor
Rommel recognized for 25 years of service to Shrine
arts and entertainment
PROBATE ORDER: Marie Harrigan Estate; Case No. 14PR69
FORECLOSURE: Wells Fargo v. Kayla M. Tully, Case No. 14-CV-70
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/17/14 Special Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 11/12/14 Board Meeting Minutes
FORECLOSURE: FNMA v. Brett Zentzis, Case No. 14-CV-178
LaVaughn (Connie) Gotzman, 88
Helen Grace Bengtson, 90
Logan Jacob Hinrichs, 14
Dorothy Lenore Ottman, 90
Vera Byington, 74
Get Out! Deals
December 9, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: CP wants state to repay it half-million dollars
MADISON - A lawyer for the Canadian Pacific Railroad says the state should pay the firm a half-million dollars -- because it was being a good corporate citizen by helping seek a state grant that was approved but later given back. Brian Baird told the State Claims Board today...
December 9, 2014 - 3:11pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Man hospitalized after robbery and shooting in Winona
WINONA -- Police in Winona are investigating a robbery and shooting last night that sent a 22-year-old Lakeville man to the hospital. The victim told officers he went to a residence to retrieve some of his belongings when a man stuck a revolver in his back and told him not to...
December 9, 2014 - 3:03pm
Tavern League donates to Food Pantry
The Pierce County Tavern League made a $500 donation to the Pierce County Food Pantry last week.
life / food
December 9, 2014 - 11:14am
December 8, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Missing three-year old found in Greenfield
GREENFIELD - A missing three-year-old suburban Milwaukee girl was found safe yesterday with her non-custodial mother. Greenfield Police said the youngster disappeared on Thursday, and was reported missing on Saturday. Officers said they were acting on tips when they found the...
December 8, 2014 - 9:34am
December 5, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Sen. Harsdorf named again to the Joint Finance panel
State Senate Republican Alberta Darling will continue to co-chair the Legislature's powerful Joint Finance panel.
news / government
December 5, 2014 - 9:30am
December 4, 2014
Ellsworth native receives Builder's Award
Jim Hager, a 1969 Ellsworth High School graduate, received the Cooperative Network’s Builder Award during their annual banquet last month in La Crosse.
December 4, 2014 - 9:49am
Prescott School Board approves February referendum election
Over the past few months, the Prescott Arts Commitment Team (PACT) informed the Prescott School Board about potential options for including an...
December 4, 2014 - 9:42am
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Petri proposing raising the federal gas tax
As gas prices fall, a Wisconsin House Republican says some of the savings should go to new pavement instead of your pocketbook
news / government
December 4, 2014 - 9:13am
December 3, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Panetti's execution halted by appeals court
AUSTIN, Tex. - Texas officials say they will not seek a last-minute court approval to execute Hayward native Scott Panetti at six this evening as scheduled. A federal appeals court in New Orleans called off the execution late this morning, saying it needs more time to consider complex...
December 3, 2014 - 2:51pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Vigil tonight for Winona State student killed in food elevator accident
WINONA -- Winona State University is hosting a candlelight vigil tonight for a student-athlete killed in a work place accident. Twenty-one-year-old Brooke Baures was found dead Monday night in a food service elevator at the WingDam Saloon & Grill in Fountain City, Wisconsin....
December 3, 2014 - 2:43pm
December 2, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Chetek woman found dead in Fountain City restaurant
FOUNTAIN CITY - Authorities in western Wisconsin are investigating the death of a woman whose body was found in a food elevator at a restaurant in Fountain City. An employee found dead in a food elevator at a western Wisconsin restaurant is identified as 21-year-old Brooke...
December 2, 2014 - 4:26pm
Body Works Fitness to open in Prescott Jan. 1
Lisa Holtan has turned her passion for fitness into an opportunity for others, through the soon-to-be-launched Body Works Fitness.
news / business
December 2, 2014 - 11:22am
Ellsworth Village Board approves 2015 budget
The Ellsworth Village Board approved the 2015 village budget by a unanimous vote during the board’s monthly meeting Monday evening. All members...
news / government
December 2, 2014 - 11:12am
December 1, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: State gun-deer hunt safest on record
Wisconsin appears to have had its safest gun deer hunt on record. The Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel said it only has reports of three hunters being wounded during the nine-day season which ended yesterday. No one was shot to death. It was the fourth time in the last five years...
December 1, 2014 - 3:55pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Today will be bitterly cold
MINNEAPOLIS -- Blistery cold weather is going to blanket the area today. The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Chill Advisory throughout most of the state. Temperatures are expected to drop near zero with wind chills as low as 25-degrees below. Tuesday should provide...
news / region
December 1, 2014 - 9:20am