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Letter from Sen. Vinehout: Looking back on 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Protests follow in wake of Hamilton decision by Milwaukee DA
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Lino Lakes man seriously injured in snowmobile crash
Hulne announces retirement from Prescott Schools
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: At least 11 people injured after being struck by lighting after Packers' game in Tampa
crime and courts
PIERCE COUNTY HERALD ATHLETES OF THE WEEK - Ellsworth's Michael Koch and Prescott's Olivia Rohl
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers need win to avoid all road games in playoffs
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Vikings lose 37-35 on a blocked punt
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUNDUP: Packers clinch a playoff berth in 20-3 win over Tampa Bay
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wild rally for tie but lose in OT
Santa and his helper in Plum City
Prescott EMS Director says thank you to the public
Lobergs win Ugly Sweater contest
Animal sleepover at Prescott Library
Holiday recital Friday in Prescott at UCC
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF EL PASO: 1/24/15 Town Caucus
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/30/14 Budget & Finance Comm. Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 1/7/15 Hearing - WISC Rezone
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: Prescott Fire & EMS Association - Position Open
TOWN OF EL PASO: Ordinance 2014-01 - Implements of Husbandry
Gregg E. Martin, 64
Helen Grace Bengtson, 90
Neil C. Jones, 74
LaVaughn (Connie) Gotzman, 88
Get Out! Deals
January 14, 2009
Letter: Who controls our money, he questions
TO THE EDITOR: As anyone should know, the Federal Reserve System is not a government agency. It is a private company. This private company prints our money and lends money to our government. Because it can create money out of thin air, it has been able keep our government afloat,...
opinion / government
January 14, 2009 - 12:00am
January 13, 2009
State gets poor grades for tobacco control
The American Lung Association has given Wisconsin poor grades for its tobacco control. The Badger State got an "F" for providing smoke-free air, by not approving a statewide public indoor smoking ban. Wisconsin also got an "F" in its coverage of medications, counseling and other...
January 13, 2009 - 9:00am
January 5, 2009
Democrats take control of state Legislature today
Wisconsin legislators will be sworn in today, as Democrats take control of both houses for the first time in 14 years. The same party also has the governor's office. For the first time in 22 years, one party has control of both the legislative and executive branches. That means Democrats...
January 5, 2009 - 9:00am
November 17, 2008
When gun-deer season opens most of state will be under some type of herd-control measures
Wisconsin deer hunters will soon have a shot at 1.7 million animals. The nine-day gun season opens Saturday.
November 17, 2008 - 12:00am
November 6, 2008
Doyle eyes pet programs now that Dems control Legislature
Now that Democrats run the entire state Legislature, Gov. Jim Doyle says he hopes to get things he couldn't get in the last session - like mandatory insurance coverage for autism and a rating system for child care providers. Voters stripped Republicans of their power in the Assembly...
November 6, 2008 - 9:00am
November 5, 2008
Dems take control of state Legislature
If Gov. Jim Doyle stays in Madison, he should have no problem getting almost anything he wants from the Legislature. That's because Democrats won the majority in the state Assembly Tuesday for the first time since 1994 and they kept their current majority in the Senate. Republicans...
November 5, 2008 - 12:00am
February 28, 2008
Letter: More gun control won't stop criminals, he says
TO THE EDITOR: In the wake of the horrible and tragic shootings at the University of Northern Illinois and earlier at the college of West Virginia, there will most certainly be a state and national cry for more gun control, with shouts that firearms are too available and easy to...
February 28, 2008 - 12:00am