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Ceremonial groundbreaking kicks off new Red Wing bridge
WisDOT puts the brakes on construction for holiday travel
UPDATE: Inmate apprehended in Minneapolis after prison van taken over
Wisconsin roundup: Lawmakers continue UW tuition freeze, drop 2018 tuition cut; 10 more state news stories
Hager City man acquitted in sex assault trial
crime and courts
Prep softball: Spring Valley learning valuable lessons
DSC baseball: Cards win fourth straight title
WIAA D3 track: Balance giving EPC a chance
Where the buffalo roam
WIAA D3 baseball: Spring Valley moves on
Spring Valley Cardinals
Memorial roundup of events: Honoring those who served
The Busby brothers of River Falls
From Ghana to Plum City
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Pierce County Fair most admired senior citizen
arts and entertainment
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 6/5/17 Board Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF ISABELLE: 2017-18 Liquor License Application - Big Dog Daddy's
TOWN OF ISABELLE: 2017 Board of Review/ Open Book
SUMMONS: Short Term Financial v. Michelle Savino; Case 17-SC-154
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 6/7/17 Meeting Agenda
Bruce R. Wigent, 73
Rodney Timm, 82
Kathleen M. Sawczynec, 62
Rogjel M. Weber, 55
Gayle A. Korfhage, 76
Is there a 'good' tax?
Letters to the Editor
Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Letters to the Editor
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June 5, 2013
Old Cowbelle: Bird Watching
Some of God's greatest gifts to us, free for the looking, are the colorful birds we see here in Wisconsin. Especially in the spring when many...
June 5, 2013 - 2:37pm
May 30, 2013
Old Cowbelle: Amateur 'Shrink'
Sometimes, don't you think it would be interesting to be a psychiatrist, or a psychic; learn what goes on the minds of people? Fascinating in...
May 30, 2013 - 1:18pm
May 22, 2013
Old Cowbelle: Survival
It was kind of awe inspiring to watch as the very top spire was hoisted into place at the top of the new memorial erected at the site of the...
May 22, 2013 - 3:26pm
May 16, 2013
Book Report: The choice is yours: Lovely poems, exploding tourism
University of Iowa Press has just re-issued a book of poetry by Philip Levine, winner both the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry and the National Book...
May 16, 2013 - 4:36pm
May 15, 2013
Old Cowbelle: Graduation - Opening New Doors
High school graduation is the end of one thing and the beginning of many others. It's actually leaving childhood behind and venturing out into...
May 15, 2013 - 1:28pm
May 2, 2013
Old Cowbelle: Sense of humor, necessity
The weeks after Easter have been filled with bad things: the bombing in Boston, the explosion in Texas, the poisoned letters, the Korean threat,...
May 2, 2013 - 9:56am
April 25, 2013
Old Cowbelle: The Boston Marathon
It's hard to understand what goes on in the mind of someone who would set off bombs with the intent to harm people. What kind of "twisted" person...
April 25, 2013 - 7:48am
April 17, 2013
Old Cowbelle: Kids in Church
Last Sunday, I sat in my usual back pew.
April 17, 2013 - 2:02pm
April 11, 2013
Book Report: Another word on former presidents; waxing poetic on the death of a fly
Three American presidents lead off this week's roster of books: Franklin Roosevelt, Dwight Eisenhower and Richard Nixon. You could fill libraries...
April 11, 2013 - 1:53pm
April 10, 2013
Old Cowbelle: Waiting for Spring
I haven't really minded the winter because I could be indoors most of the time, but I have to admit, it is getting a little old! So I dug out...
April 10, 2013 - 1:05pm
April 4, 2013
Book Report: A new Scandinavian thriller takes the stage
I'm way behind in my coverage of the Scandinavian thriller surge in world publishing, not having even read a Stieg Larsson thriller, so I'll...
April 4, 2013 - 4:28pm
Old Cowbelle: After Easter Sunday
The days and weeks before Easter are so filled with significance that it almost feels like "let down" on Easter Monday, but Easter is not over...
April 4, 2013 - 1:01pm
March 27, 2013
Old Cowbelle: Each Easter Sunday
I look into the past and see our small ones, crisp and shiny in home-sewn outfits and polished shoes. I feel the excitement of this Blessed...
March 27, 2013 - 12:54pm
March 22, 2013
Book Report: Indiana, no, make that Wisconsin Jones
When I was a kid in a small Wisconsin grade school, one of my favorite subjects was Wisconsin history, taught to me by my sixth-grade teacher,...
March 22, 2013 - 12:33pm
March 21, 2013
Cow Belle: T.L.'s Favorite Animal
So many funny e-mails come along, it would be fun to share them all.
March 21, 2013 - 10:53am