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Merry Netflix: 40 holiday movies to watch in December
UPDATE: Market conditions contribute to River Falls' nursing home's closure
Wisconsin roundup: Trump's 'Thank You Tour' comes to Wisconsin Tuesday; tuition hike ahead for some UW students; 6 more state news stories
Water meter mystery causes headache
crime and courts
Prep wrestling: Two weekends, two Ellsworth championships
Spring Valley/Elmwood wrestling: Cardinals are champions in Dells Duals
Prep boys basketball: Prescott, Plum City/Elmwood, and Spring Valley all win
Ellsworth boys basketball: Panthers play cat and mouse game with Saints
Nine-day gun deer hunt season totals detailed
VIDEO: Maiden Rock Old-fashioned Country Christmas
Swedish Christmas celebration goes whole month long
PHOTOS: A Christmas Carol staged in new auditorium
'You get what you pay for' (part 1): The underfunding of long-term care facilities
'You get what you pay for' (part 3): Wages lead to staff shortages
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 12/13/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TRENTON: 12/8/16 Planning Commission Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/8/16 Board of Health Meeting
TOWN OF TRENTON: 12/13/16 Town Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/14/16 Solid Waste Management Board Meeting Notice
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Charlotte M. Bowen, 86
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Ron Kind column: Commemorating Pearl Harbor
EDITORIAL (Dec. 7, 2016): A date which will live in infamy
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Nov. 30, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Nov. 30, 2016): The who, what, why, when and how matters
EDITORIAL (Nov. 23, 2016): Profiling? We can live with it
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June 15, 2013
U of M regents approve tuition freeze
MINNEAPOLIS - The University of Minnesota Board of Regents approved a two-year tuition freeze yesterday. University president Eric Kaler told the board the freeze, along with an attempt to hold down fees, brings the combined cost for resident undergraduates to the lowest levels in...
June 15, 2013 - 8:01am
June 13, 2013
Retiring Ellsworth teacher changed careers, focused on children
Deb Foy didn't set out to be a teacher, but once she entered the classroom, the skills she learned first proved valuable. As a youth, Foy knew...
June 13, 2013 - 4:01pm
June 12, 2013
Band to kick off Ellsworth's library's concert series
Looking for some wholesome, free, family entertainment this summer? Don't miss the famous Teddy Bear Band performing at the East End Park in...
June 12, 2013 - 12:45pm
June 11, 2013
Danceline cut by Ellsworth School Board
A suggestion to discontinue danceline for the 2013-14 school year was accepted by the Ellsworth School Board Monday. Over the past two years, the interest in danceline has continued to get smaller and the issue of inconsistent commitment has continued, according to information provided...
June 11, 2013 - 9:15am
June 10, 2013
Looking ahead to a bright future
Dreary weather moved the festivities into the gymnasium, but gray skies couldn't dampen spirits Friday night for close to 200 Red Wing High School seniors participating in the school's 138th annual commencement exercise. The crowd was all smiles -- and a few tears -- as parents,...
June 10, 2013 - 9:44am
June 9, 2013
Staff, retirees saluted at school recognition event
Employees stepped into the spotlight at the Ellsworth School District's 26th annual recognition dinner Thursday. Those honored for their service...
June 9, 2013 - 7:26am
June 8, 2013
Kado reflects on 40 years of teaching
Brenda Kado knew what she wanted to be at an early age. "My sister, neighbors and I would play school when we were little, but they would never...
June 8, 2013 - 7:07am
Discrimination lawsuit filed against Eau Claire Regis
EAU CLAIRE - A man has filed a discrimination complaint, after he had a job offer rescinded as the new president of the Eau Claire Regis Catholic school system. Tim Nelson says he believes the job offer was pulled because of suspicions that he was gay. Regis announced in early April...
June 8, 2013 - 6:41am
June 7, 2013
Ellsworth educator may not have taught, but for big dose of farming
His father may have been the patient, but Dennis Olson got "cured" of farming while filling in for the ailing head of his family. Today, although...
June 7, 2013 - 9:50am
After 6 decades, Maiden Rock '53 grads go back to school
MAIDEN ROCK--When is it permissible for a graduate of a community school to sleep overnight there? When the school's been converted into a lodging...
June 7, 2013 - 8:16am
June 6, 2013
Afternoon State News Briefs: Regents believe UW officials should have been more transparent with budget
MILWAUKEE - Several members of the UW Board of Regents said university officials should have been more open about the schools' finances. At a meeting today in Milwaukee, several members of the UW's policy-setting committee said legislators might not have reacted so harshly, had...
June 6, 2013 - 4:42pm
June 5, 2013
Vortherms named new Prescott High School principal
PRESCOTT--Prescott High School students will be greeted by a new principal next fall--and a familiar face. At the May regular meeting, the Prescott...
June 5, 2013 - 10:52am
A 'historic' accomplishment
Woodbury Middle School seventh grader Peter Blanchfield tried his best to make history on Friday at the National History Bee's 2013 National Champions Blanchfield was one of 425 students from across the United States who were competing for a $1,000 scholarship. During the national...
June 5, 2013 - 10:44am
June 4, 2013
Hillcrest holds field day
Hillcrest Elementary School held their annual field day for students, Friday, May 31. Parents were invited to come and watch their children playing...
June 4, 2013 - 10:07am
June 3, 2013
Plum City student is essay winner
PLUM CITY--Shyla LaPorte, a fifth grade student from Plum City, is the Pierce County winner of the Agriculture in the Classroom essay contest. Wisconsin...
June 3, 2013 - 10:07am