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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
Beldenville man ID'd as pilot killed in crop-duster crash
Wausau-area wood products firm expanding in Kentucky; Walker on ISIS: 'retreat is over'; 11 more Wisconsin news stories
Homicide suspect ruled incompetent
crime and courts
Ellsworth cruises against Colfax
Spring Valley shakes slow start in win over Elmwood-Plum City
Sports scoreboard from Thursday, August 27
Improvement shows in Raiders home quad Thursday
Prescott, Ellsworth golfers start Middle Border Conference seasons
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 SALEM: 9/8/15 Town Board Meeting
Gladys "Kitty" Inez Peterson, 89
Bruce Wayne Lindquist, 44
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
cash for clunkers
October 2, 2009
Cash for Clunkers put 15,000 new vehicles in Wisconsin driveways
Cash for Clunkers put 15,000 new vehicles in Wisconsin driveways and their owners got $70 million in federal discounts for their old junkers. That's according to the Wisconsin State Journal. The Madison paper says Department of Transportation officials are still keeping an eye...
October 2, 2009 - 9:29am
September 3, 2009
Clunker program hailed as a hit
The Cash for Clunkers program, or Car Allowance Rebate System (CARS), has been parked for good and U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood has...
September 3, 2009 - 7:36am
August 25, 2009
At 'Clunkers' finish line, only red tape
The Transportation Department extended the deadline Monday for auto dealers to submit their Cash for Clunkers deals, giving them more time to...
August 25, 2009 - 7:16am
August 7, 2009
Wisconsin's U.S. senators approve Cash for Clunkers funding
Both of Wisconsin's U.S. senators said yes to keeping Cash for Clunkers going. Democrats Russ Feingold and Herb Kohl were in the majority Thursday, when the Senate voted 60-37 to add another $2 billion to the government's effort to put more fuel-efficient cars on the road. The...
August 7, 2009 - 9:00am
August 5, 2009
Clinkers taken out of clunkers rules
ST. PAUL - Clunkers being traded in at Minnesota car dealers may have run smoother than a couple parts of the federal cash-for-clunkers program. But the problems are being fixed, the U.S. transportation secretary Tuesday assured Sen.
August 5, 2009 - 7:22am
July 31, 2009
Wisconsin auto dealers learn Cash for Clunkers may be out of federal money
Wisconsin auto dealers were surprised to learn that a government program which provided their only positive sales news this year may be out of money after just four days. The White House says it's reviewing the wildly popular Cash for Clunkers program, which promised big tax credits...
July 31, 2009 - 9:00am
July 30, 2009
Congressmen say Wisconsin's getting a raw deal in Cash for Clunkers program
Two members of Congress say Wisconsin's getting a raw deal in the Cash for Clunkers program, the one that gives you a big tax break when you trade in a junker for a new fuel-efficient car. Senate Democrat Russ Feingold and House Republican Tom Petri say it's unfair to make the old...
July 30, 2009 - 9:31am
June 16, 2009
Feingold supports effort to include motorcycles in Cash-for-Clunkers vouchers
Those Cash-for-Clunkers vouchers that encourage folks to buy fuel-efficient cars would also include motorcycles under a new bill in Congress. The House last week approved cash vouchers of up to $4,500 for those trading in old cars with less than 18 mpg, so they can buy new cars...
June 16, 2009 - 9:00am