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WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Corn harvest predicted to up 11 precent
Two dead in Pepin County after trench wall collapse
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Federal appeals court reinstates voter ID law
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: State exports numbers up
Hager City teenager hospitalized after Thursday evening crash
crime and courts
Ellsworth Rod and Gun Club holds 30th Wildlife Benefit
SV's Manley wins Fall Creek Invite, Ellefson third
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Peterson-less Vikings get ready to take on Patriots
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers' home opener this afternoon vs. Jets
Cardinal gridiron teams both lose first games Friday
Storytelling part of Wilder Days this weekend
Prescott Daze Car Show takes over Main St.
Friends host trio at schoolhouse this Friday
Siblings follow in mom’s footsteps, try to help through Alzheimer’s Walk
Mu Daiko to kick off Wide Spot's fifth season
arts and entertainment
Susan M. Baker, 65
Delmae J.Gifford, 80
Gerald F. Seifert, 82
Gerald F. Seifert, 82
Stuart M. McGillis, 89
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: 9/15/14 Town Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY - MEETING CANCELLATION: 9/11/14 Human Services Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: 9/11/14 Board of Health Meeting
TOWN OF ISABELLE: 9/15/14 Town Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 9/17/14 Meeting Agenda
Cow Belle: Drawn by the Word
Old Cowbelle: Request for prayers
Old Cowbelle; Message in the blue
Money & Politics: AG race matchup could be a sizzler
February 11, 2009
Letter: She wonders how those responsible have avoided blame for collapsed economy
TO THE EDITOR: Rush Limbaugh is again being touted as a possible leader of the Republican Party. He had said that he hoped President Obama would fail. Why hasn't he been run out of town as being anti-American, unpatriotic, as anyone in the Bush Era was labeled who questioned the...
February 11, 2009 - 12:00am
January 20, 2009
Wisconsin bankers say state's economy getting worse
Nine of every 10 Wisconsin bank executives say the state's economy is getting weaker. That's according to the latest survey by the Wisconsin Bankers Association. None of the 139 chief bank executives who responded said businesses in their markets would be hiring people in the next...
January 20, 2009 - 12:00am
December 22, 2008
Analyst says economic decline won't be as bad here as elsewhere
Wisconsin enters the holidays with an economy that hasn't been this shaky in almost three decades. Dennis Winters, the state's chief labor economist, says our economy will probably keep struggling through the coming year.
December 22, 2008 - 12:00am
November 25, 2008
Editorial: There's a reason
Almost daily, there are reports of businesses and institutions that are faltering or going out of business due to the challenges of the struggling economy. In few places is the heat quite as extreme as in the newspaper industry. Already faced with rapidly changing readership habits,...
opinion / business /
November 25, 2008 - 12:00am
Letter: Time to prioritize school budgets, trim fat, he says
TO THE EDITOR: We have a non-prioritized spending problem in this state. Madison has given us a $5 billion deficit this year. Our school district is approximately $1 million in the hole, maybe more. Regardless of the economy, government and schools keep a negative balance sheet....
opinion / government
November 25, 2008 - 12:00am
November 14, 2008
Poll finds economy most gripping issue to hit state in 20 years
It's been 20 years since any issue has gripped Wisconsinites like the economy does now. That's according to the state's Policy Research Institute. Thirty-one percent of the 600 residents it surveyed last Sunday and Monday said jobs and unemployment is the top issue government should...
November 14, 2008 - 12:00am
November 6, 2008
Andersen downsizes Menomonie workforce; 52 jobs eliminated
Fifty-two workers at Andersen Corporation's Menomonie assembly plant were told today their jobs have been eliminated and were sent home. The...
November 6, 2008 - 12:00am
November 5, 2008
Economy big in election say polls
Wisconsinites said the poor economy was the big reason they decided to change parties in the White House, and go with Democrat Barack Obama. According to the exit poll for major media outlets, six of every 10 Wisconsin voters cited the economy as their top concern. Fewer than 11...
November 5, 2008 - 12:00am
July 16, 2008
Wisconsin families feeling pain at grocery store thanks to oil
Wisconsin families are paying more at the grocery store thanks to higher energy prices, according to the recent Market Basket survey by the Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation. Each quarter the Farm Bureau tracks the retail price of 20 food items in 26 communities in the state. According...
news / food
July 16, 2008 - 12:00am
May 1, 2008
Economy a concern say Wisconsinites
The economy is on most people's minds, according to a Badger Poll released Tuesday, and most Wisconsinites think we're in for tough times. According to the poll, 66 percent of Wisconsinites think the state is in bad times, and nearly half of the respondents think things will get...
May 1, 2008 - 12:00am