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WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: State Budget proposal includes $1.3 billion in loans
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Barron man arrested for fatal hit-and-run
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Vehicle breaks through ice on Pelican Lake
Incumbents dominate town boards
crime and courts
PIERCE COUNTY PREP SCOREBOARD - Jan. 30, 2015
Glenwood City girls' hoops top Spring Valley 70-35
SVE wrestlers take second in Menomonie tournament
MINESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: No. 1 Minnesota wrestlers lose to No. 2 Iowa
U turns 3-1 deficit into 7-5 win over Wisconsin
Sands gets warm welcome from Sabylund Lutheran
Exhibitions feature regional artists, reception tonight at Phipps
Chippewa Valley Sibshop Feb. 8 in Menomonie
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: More than 2,500 U of M students exposed to measles after student becomes ill
Gathering at library talks social justice
arts and entertainment
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 2/2/15 Board Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF BAY CITY: 1/27/15 Public Hearing - Amend Zoning
LIEN SALE NOTICE: 2/11/15 at Advance Self Storage Center, Hager City
TOWN OF TRIMBELLE: 2/3/15 Special Meeting of Town Board
TOWN OF ELLSWORTH: 2/2/15 Town Board Meeting
Leslie Robert Long, 86
Leora J. Rawn, 98
Marion E. Robey, 74
Get Out! Deals
December 16, 2013
Prescott choir participate in sing-along for cancer research
Zach Sobiech was only 18 years old when he died last May of osteosarcoma, a bone cancer which strikes children.
news / education
December 16, 2013 - 10:41am
December 15, 2013
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Despite raises, UW system profs. still earning less than counterparts
GREEN BAY - A new report shows professors in the UW System are earning less than they could elsewhere, despite three years of raises. The Gannett Wisconsin Media reports full-time professors at UW-Madison earned an average salary of just over $106,000, but the median salary at...
December 15, 2013 - 10:31am
December 13, 2013
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Man gets 145 years prison for molesting six children and making videos of the assaults
A judge in Racine sentenced a man to 145 years in prison for molesting six children and making videos of the assaults.
news / crime and courts
December 13, 2013 - 10:17am
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICAL ROUNDUP: Special Assembly committee votes to keep Common Core standards
A special Wisconsin Assembly committee has voted to keep the state's Common Core standards for English-and-math education. Majority Republicans recommended yesterday that the Legislature review the standards on a regular basis -- and that schools be limited in obtaining fingerprints...
December 13, 2013 - 10:10am
December 12, 2013
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICAL ROUNDUP: High schoolers now have to take three credits of math and science under new law
Wisconsin high school students will have to take more math-and-science courses under a bill signed by Governor Scott Walker yesterday.
news / government
December 12, 2013 - 9:48am
EMS Subway students named
The Ellsworth Middle School Subway Straight A-4.0 students from the first term have been named. They are: fifth graders, Ezra Anderson, McKenna Girdeen and Emily Mallon; sixth graders, Gillian Davis; seventh graders, Jonah Vogel; eighth graders, Luke Cipala, Isaac Kemmerer, Salina...
news / education
December 12, 2013 - 9:40am
December 11, 2013
Committee hears value of domestic violence court
The Pierce County Criminal Justice Coordinating Council heard reasons favoring a domestic violence court in Pierce County Nov. 27. The presentation...
news / government
December 11, 2013 - 9:47am
December 10, 2013
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Murder suspect still in Duluth hospital
DULUTH - The 44-year-old man suspected of killing his parents in their Wisconsin apartment on Saturday remains in an induced coma in a Duluth hospital, guarded by sheriff's deputies. Investigators say Jimmy Crain will eventually be charged with first-degree murder, which carries...
December 10, 2013 - 4:23pm
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Frigid temps continue and will get worse tonight
It's downright frigid in Wisconsin -- and it's supposed to get worse before it gets better. The National Weather Service has issued wind-chill...
December 10, 2013 - 10:59am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Medtronics to begin trials on the world's smallest pacemaker
MOUNDS VIEW, Minn. -- Minnesota-based Medtronic says it will begin clinical trials on what they call the world's smallest pacemaker, which is injected through a vein and attached directly to the heart wall. Pat Mackin, president of Medtronic's Cardiac Rhythm Management Division...
December 10, 2013 - 10:03am
December 6, 2013
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Waukesha County to consider regional sales tax for new Milwaukee arena
WAUKESHA - Waukesha County is latest to consider saying "no" to a regional sales tax for a new Milwaukee sports and entertainment arena to replace the Bradley Center. The County Board's executive committee is scheduled to make a recommendation on Monday, and the full board could...
December 6, 2013 - 4:49pm