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WisDOT presents plan for I-94 and Hwy. 35 lane additions
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Congressional hearing held in Tomah on VA
Budget provision would ax environmental ed board; UW-LaX probes nepotism allegation; 11 more Wisconsin stories
Montana man killed in rural St. Croix County crash
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Accident in Chippewa County kills young father and son
crime and courts
New coaches for PHS track team
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UW's Kaminsky named to All-American team
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UW-Kentucky Final Four game to be in prime time
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers beat Arizona, back in the Final Four
Trout Unlimited announces grant for rehabilitation of Kinnickinnic River
Hoyer blood drive draws community crowd
New Richmond ReStore holds ‘Upcycling Contest’
Hollywood actress is hometown proud
Successful weekend for Stella Dance Studio
Phipps offers theater classes for young people
arts and entertainment
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 5/5/15, Case No. 15-CV-63; Kurian Chacko
TOWN OF ELLSWORTH: 4/13/15 Town Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: 4/6/15 Finance & Personnel Committee Meeting
TOWN OF ELLSWORTH: 4/21/15 Annual Meeting Notice
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: 4/11/15 Annual Meeting
Genevieve A. Doolittle, 95
Allan Huppert, 81
Duane Merlin Johnson, 83
Marcia J. Bowen, 68
Adeline Crownhart, 93
Letter from Sen. Vinehout - Details Buried Deep in Budget Affect Students and Voters
Kathleen Vinehout column: Advocacy Gives Voice to the Voiceless - Families Support Family Care and IRIS
Ron Kind column: We can and must provide better care for our veterans
Kathleen Vinehout column: Farmers say Budget Damages Farm Research, Schools and Conservation Input
Sheila Harsdorf column: Federal EPA Overreach Threatens Jobs, Family Budgets
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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