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SUPERINTENDENT SCOOP: Step by step: We rebuild
Forum Communications to acquire Scuttlebutt magazine
City of Prescott won’t buy Steamboat Inn lot
State GOP leaders pleased, Latinos upset about SCOTUS ruling; 'Whad 'ya Know' to keep going online; Feingold endorses Hillary Clinton; 10 more state news stories
County wins possession of Stu West’s dogs, leaves him with the bill
crime and courts
Legion Baseball: Experienced Conway steps in as head coach
New trail opening in Kinnickinnic State Park
Former NFL QB to host Spring Valley camp
SCVBL: Pirates bats produce in win vs. Hager City
Legion: Plum City bats score nine runs in win vs. Spring Valley
How country schools shaped America
First-ever dual-sport motorcycle ride cruises into county
Rockin’ on the river at Summerfest; mural contest winner announced
Unveiling of revamped Cheese Curd Fest set for June 24-25
Nominate your favorite Senior Citizen
arts and entertainment
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 6/28/16 Special Board Meeting
Notice of Pending Application for Proposed Riprap (Brenner)
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Bonnie R. Martindale Estate; Case No. 16PR44
SUMMONS: Nationstar Mortgage v. Duane E. Miller; Case16-CV-91
PIERCE COUNTY: 6/28/16 Board Meeting Agenda
Patricia Ann Leonard, 74
Jody Hannack, 57
Beverly F. Falteisek, 80
Frank R. Falteisek, 86
Orval D. Nelson, 93
Kathleen Vinehout column: Birth, life and death of a bad idea
Ron Kind column: Securing the future of Wisconsin Dairy
Kathleen Vinehout column: Audit raises questions about clean water protection
Bay City president explains village position on eminent domain issue
Kathleen Vinehout column: School funding hits home
Real Estate Showcase
January 19, 2011
'Wisconsin is at a crossroads' says UW regents president
UW System Board of Regents President Charles Pruitt and UW-River Falls Chancellor Dean Van Galen outlined plans for the future of the UW System...
News / education
January 19, 2011 - 2:33pm
July 13, 2010
Gopher Royce White transfers to Iowa State
Former Minnesota Mister Basketball Royce White agreed yesterday to play college hoops at Iowa State. White led Hopkins to the 2009 Class Four-A...
July 13, 2010 - 9:44am
July 7, 2010
Badgers hockey loses four players
The Wisconsin men's hockey team has lost four players for this fall to the pros. Defenseman Ryan McDonagh has signed a contract with the New...
July 7, 2010 - 10:08am
June 28, 2010
UW-River Falls names Ternes Atheltic Director
RIVER FALLS - UW-River Falls has named Roger Ternes as its new athletic director. He replaces the retiring Rick Bowen, who held the post since...
June 28, 2010 - 1:32pm
October 13, 2009
Students tell Franken of financial woes
MINNEAPOLIS -- Paul Strain said his family supports his college career, emotionally at least. But when it comes to money, he told U.S. Sen....
October 13, 2009 - 7:12am
July 6, 2009
Madison Area Technical College receives grant to help vets transition to civilian life
As colleges attract more veterans, Madison Area Technical College is using a new grant to help returning vets make the transition to civilian life. The American Council on Education and the WalMart Foundation gave the school a $100,000 Success for Veterans grant. Michael Shumway,...
July 6, 2009 - 9:00am
December 19, 2008
Wisconsin native recommended as new UW-River Falls chancellor
MADISON -- Dr. Dean Van Galen, Vice President for University Advancement at the University of West Florida (Pensacola, Fla.), has been recommended...
December 19, 2008 - 12:00am
December 10, 2008
Ellsworth's Matzek leads fabled Augsburg College wrestling program
MINNEAPOLIS -- It wasn't the greatest of debuts at the box office. The Christmas movie classic It's A Wonderful Life didn't make too much money...
December 10, 2008 - 12:00am
November 25, 2008
College students, credit cards: avoiding pitfalls
College provides students with many "firsts," but one that comes with some potential risks is easy access to credit cards. "College kids are bombarded by credit card applications," says Lori Zierl, UW-Extension family living educator in Pierce County. "It's common to see tables set...
November 25, 2008 - 12:00am
August 27, 2008
Letter: 'Community' college doesn't belong on property tax, he says
TO THE EDITOR: Please, pull out your July property tax statement and verify what you are paying in taxes to your so-called "Technical" college. Now add another 4.5 percent for the recommended increase this year. However, wait a minute, that still leaves a shortfall of 3.2 million...
August 27, 2008 - 12:00am
June 30, 2008
Janesville College ready to help GM workers
For the first time, the University of Wisconsin college in Janesville is going into the General Motors plant to teach a class on basic communication skills. Carrie Hermanson said it was being planned before GM said it would close the Janesville factory in 2010. But now, she says...
June 30, 2008 - 12:00am
March 13, 2008
Holst places third in nationals
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Prescott's Willy Holst came in third place in the NCAA Division III National Wrestling Tournament held at U.S. Cellular Center and hosted by Coe College last weekend. Wrestling for Minneapolis based Augsburg College, Holst took third in the 149-pound weight class. Holst...
March 13, 2008 - 12:00am
January 28, 2008
Scores from around the state for weekend college basketball. Men's Basketball - Division 1 Marquette 79, DePaul 71 Purdue 60, Wisconsin 56 UW-Green Bay 66, Youngstown State 58 UW-Milwaukee 79, Cleveland State 71 Division 2 UW-Parkside 79, Lewis 75 Division 3 UW-La...
January 28, 2008 - 9:00am