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Bicyclists memorialize fallen paramedics in Ellsworth
Holiday driving to be construction-free; $21M in business tax breaks handed out to 11 people; cheese heist reported -- again; eight more state news stories
Village claim of property hits technicality snag
VIDEO: Milberg found not guilty in vehicular homicide case
Milberg trial: Closing arguments begin this afternoon
crime and courts
Legion Baseball: Ellsworth scores three runs in the fifth to defeat LSC
Baseball: High school coaches respond to WIAA pitch rules
SCVBL: Georgakas leads RF to win over Hubbers
Cheese Curd course challenges runners
New trail opening in Kinnickinnic State Park
VIDEO: Cheese Curd Festival 2016
Chickens come home to roost at Abode Gallery’s new “ANIMAL” art show
First-ever dual-sport motorcycle ride cruises into county
How country schools shaped America
Rockin’ on the river at Summerfest; mural contest winner announced
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF MARTELL: 7/12/16 Town Board Meeting
PUBLIC NOTICE: Transportation Grant Application - Spring Valley Seniors
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 7/12/16 Joint Review Board Meeting - re: TID 8
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 7/6/16 Meeting Agenda
SUMMONS: Lake City Fed. Bank v. Kathleen E. McNay, et al. Case 16-CV-100
Robert Carl Heppner, 89
Robert R. Harshman, 90
Ronald Ferber, 77
Keith W. Hinz, 84
Jean Johnson, 70
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
October 15, 2009
Federal panel releases findings on 2007 fatal crash of medical plane near Milwaukee
On Wednesday, a federal panel blamed a number of things for the 2007 crash of a medical plane in Lake Michigan near Milwaukee, in which six people were killed. The National Transportation Safety Board said captain Bill Serra and first officer Dennis Hoyes should have reduced their...
October 15, 2009 - 9:00am
September 2, 2009
UPDATE: Pepin man dies in accident
A 47-year-old Pepin man died Wednesday afternoon when the Jeep he was riding went off the highway and landed on the railroad tracks. Steven...
September 2, 2009 - 3:58pm
August 27, 2009
Victim identified in fatal crash near Spring Valley
A 19-year old Spring Valley man died Thursday morning following a one-vehicle crash in the town of Spring Lake. Logan M. Jacobson was westbound...
August 27, 2009 - 7:45am
July 30, 2009
Alaska men survive plane crash Wednesday night
Two men from Wasilla, Alaska, walked away from a small plane crash Wednesday night in the town of Clifton after their Cessna C185 experienced...
News / accidents
July 30, 2009 - 9:55am
June 4, 2009
Pilot of an ultra-light plane was killed Wednesday night in crash near Stanley
The pilot of an ultra-light plane was killed last night in a crash in western Wisconsin. A man from the Chippewa County town of Edson died in the crash, which happened about 8:20 p.m. just west of Stanley. Sheriff Jim Kowalczyk said the ultra-light went down about 300 yards west...
June 4, 2009 - 9:58am
May 18, 2009
La Crosse men escape serious injury when plane slams into trees near Pickwick, Minn.
Two La Crosse men escaped serious injury when their plane went through a barbed-wire fence and slammed into a group of trees. It happened about 5 p.m. Sunday near Pickwick, Minn., in Winona County. Kenneth Graves, 58, and his passenger, William Blank, 66, were both treated at...
May 18, 2009 - 9:21am
May 5, 2009
River Falls man killed Monday evening
A 32-year-old River Falls man was killed in a motorcycle accident when he drove off CTH E Monday evening. His 31-year-old female passenger was transported to Regions Hospital in St. Paul with undetermined injuries. The single-vehicle accident occurred on Highway E north of 690th...
May 5, 2009 - 5:55am
March 4, 2009
Man transported after 2-vehicle crash
An Ellsworth man was hospitalized Tuesday after a two-vehicle crash just west of Plum City. Jerome Huppert, 50, was transported to River Falls Area Hospital with non-life threatening injuries after his westbound vehicle crossed the Highway 10 centerline and struck an eastbound vehicle...
March 4, 2009 - 8:18am
January 16, 2009
Investigators still not sure what caused 2008 La Crosse fatal med-flight crash
The National Transportation Safety Board still cannot say exactly why a medical helicopter crashed last May near La Crosse, killing all three people aboard. The agency said there was heavy fog and rain that night. New reports said two Wisconsin med-flight crews decided not to fly...
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am
January 13, 2009
Car rear-ends bus
No one was injured in a rear-end collision involving a car and a school bus with passengers in Ellsworth Wednesday. A Ford Focus, driven by...
January 13, 2009 - 12:00am
December 17, 2008
Pierce County crash injures 2
Two men were injured Tuesday afternoon near the bridge into Red Wing, Minn., just as a winter storm passing through the area picked up steam. Pierce County Sgt. Tom Gunderson said James Edward Johnson, 49, Red Wing, and Rick Frueh, 57, Hager City, were injured in the crash at 4:38...
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am
December 5, 2008
Fatal crash causes 7-mile backup on I-94
Traffic finally returned to normal overnight on Interstate-94 in Jefferson County, nine hours after a semi-truck driver was killed in a crash. The State Patrol said the truck left the westbound lanes, skidded and was crushed when it hit the abutment of a freeway overpass at Switzke...
December 5, 2008 - 12:00am
November 24, 2008
Nov. 24, 2008: Father and two sons killed in Marshfield plane crash
The president of the Green Bay Junior Gamblers hockey team and his two sons were killed when their single-engine plane crashed into a back yard in Marshfield. Authorities have not released their names. But WFRV TV in Green Bay quoted a Junior Gamblers' e-mail as saying James Edwards...
November 24, 2008 - 12:00am
October 27, 2008
Spring Valley man dead after Sunday motorcycle crash
BALDWIN - A 51-year-old Spring Valley man died early Sunday morning in the town of Baldwin after he failed to stop at a stop sign and crashed his motorcycle into a ditch. Thomas A. Ellefson,was driving a Honda VTX eastbound on Rose Lane at 2:36 a.m. when he failed to stop at the...
October 27, 2008 - 12:00am
October 24, 2008
Federal grand jury indicts truck driver involved in Chippewa Falls High band bus crash
A truck driver found criminally innocent by a St.
October 24, 2008 - 12:00am