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Pierce County Herald
Red Wing bridge project advances with EA, public open house
Sterny released from jail term; focus shifts to restitution
Mayor vetoes Carbone’s liquor license after approved by Council
Elmwood names Schaffer police chief
In wake of public records cloaking attempt, Dems call for more scrutiny; rain's gone but smoke has arrived; 7 more Wisconsin stories
crime and courts
Bay City walk-off victory is setback for Elmwood playoff hopes
Big inning leads to Prescott loss in Miesville
LEGION: Plum City has collection of area players
LEGION: Schedule conflicts hurt Rivermen early
FUGINA: Could Wolves soften memories of losing?
Pole plant veteran retires as manager
In retirement, Shoemaker to still be caregiver--for bears
Raye performs Conroy’s music
Polka Fest dances through 40 years; popular festival may disband
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF SALEM: 7/14/15 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF EL PASO: 7/13/15 Town Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY HUMAN SERVICES: 7/9/15 Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF TRIMBELLE: 7/14/15 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 7/14/15 Town Board Meeting
Dennis Fritz, 88
Travis R. Anderson, 38
Sherry Robbins, 60
Bertil Weberg, 78
Richard Eugene (Chico) Leraaen, 78
Kathleen Vinehout column: A Flurry of New Policy Slipped in by Budget Committee
Sheila Harsdorf column: Transportation fund facing critical crossroads
Kathleen Vinehout column: Transportation spending: It’s time for a comprehensive audit
Kathleen Vinehout column: State Health Marketplace needed to protect Wisconsinites
Kathleen Vinehout column: Four (not to easy) ways to balance the transportation budget
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January 15, 2014
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICAL ROUNDUP: Public hearings to be held today to discuss Common Core standards
A public hearing will be held this morning on three bills aimed at keeping a close watch over Wisconsin's Common Core educational standards....
news / government
January 15, 2014 - 9:22am
January 13, 2014
Prescott Dance team wins conference, advances to Regions
HUDSON – The Prescott High School Dance team finished in first place in the Middle Border Conference at the Western Wisconsin Dance Championships...
sports / high school
January 13, 2014 - 10:54am
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: 50 years of the federal government recognizing cigarette smoking were harmful
This past weekend marked the 50th anniversary of the federal government's first recognition that cigarette smoking was harmful.
January 13, 2014 - 10:11am
January 11, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Milwaukee men will not face charges in death of shoplifter
MILWAUKEE - Three men will not face charges related to the asphyxiation death of a suspected shoplifter. Milwaukee police say the men restrained 16-year-old Corey Stingley outside a food store in 2012. When they let him go, he was unconscious and was later declared dead. Prosecutors...
January 11, 2014 - 10:53am
January 10, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: New UW Prez promises better relations with legislature
MADISON - The new president of the UW System promises to be more open about the university's finances, and to collaborate more closely with state lawmakers. Ray Cross told reporters at the Milwaukee campus today that he's excited about taking over next month. He replaces Kevin...
January 10, 2014 - 5:01pm
Xcel Energy gives $2,000 grant to Friends of Freedom Park
The Friends of Freedom Park is pleased to announce a grant of $2,000.00 from Xcel Energy for educational programs offered by the Great River...
news / business
January 10, 2014 - 9:36am
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: After latest cold spell, climate experts says the U.S. has become weather wimps
Climate experts say we've become a nation of weather wimps.
news / region
January 10, 2014 - 9:07am
January 9, 2014
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICAL ROUNDUP: New President of the UW system expected to be named today
The U-W Board of Regents is expected to decide today who the next president of the university system will be.
news / politics
January 9, 2014 - 9:44am
January 8, 2014
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICAL ROUNDUP: Two major teachers' unions are thinking about merging
Wisconsin's two major teachers' unions are thinking about merging.
news / government
January 8, 2014 - 9:31am
January 7, 2014
WISCONSIN WEATHER ROUND-UP: Some schools want weather waivers due to historic cold
State law requires public schools to be in session for 180 days a year -- but some school officials say the mandate should be waived due to Wisconsin's coldest weather since 1996. State officials say there's almost no chance of that happening. Most Wisconsin schools are closed...
January 7, 2014 - 8:06am
January 6, 2014
County schools to close Tuesday as well
The extreme low temperatures and wind chills are claiming another day of school throughout Pierce County.
news / education
January 6, 2014 - 3:41pm
EMS Student of Month December winners named
By Aria Krieser EMS Student Counselor Ellsworth Middle School had their fourth month of “Student of the Month” ceremony for the 2013-2014...
news / education
January 6, 2014 - 9:52am
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Former Rhinelander teacher placed on probation for drug convictions
A former Rhinelander High School teacher is spending another month in custody and four years on probation on convictions for thefts-and-illegal...
news / crime and courts
January 6, 2014 - 9:17am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: The entire Eastern US in deep freeze
MINNEAPOLIS -- Minnesota may still be the coldest spot in the U-S, but the breathtakingly cold weather is sweeping the eastern half of the country,...
January 6, 2014 - 8:56am
January 4, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Bitter cold arctic airs enters state tonight
Officials are warning Wisconsinites to be ready for bitter cold temperatures in the forecast. The National Weather Service in Sullivan says an arctic blast of cold air will drop the mercury below zero, with wind chills ranging from minus-35 to minus-50 degrees between Sunday and Tuesday. State...
January 4, 2014 - 10:23am