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Creamery wins statewide award
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Busy day on tap for lawmakers at State Capitol
Sarah Young named Herald editor
Judge rejects nine of 10 claims from abuse victims; Woman dies after stopping for school bus; More state new briefs
Plie Dance Company opens studio on Main Street
crime and courts
EHS to defend title, SVE wants title at team wrestling state tournament
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Bucks end road trip winless
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Peterson meets with Vikings' brass about future
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Bucks will need to upset Warriors to stop losing streak
Ellsworth boys lose close tourney game to Osceola
A hunter’s dream:Local fifth-grader bags huge bear
Great River Road Learning Center to host falconry program
Pet Adoption Day March 7 at Hackman's
Busting out: UWRF to expand dairy operations
What does it take to lead a great book discussion?
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF MARTELL: 3/10/15 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 3/10/15 Town Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: 3/5/15 Highway Committee Special Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: Request for Proposal - Bridge & Trail Project
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: 3/12/15 Plan Commission Meeting
Eugene J. Bechel, 82
Marjorie M. Lundberg, 88
Mary Colleen Wallace, 88
LeRoy J. Nickel, 83
Joyce I. Christensen, 82
Warren Petryk column: 93rd Assembly District Budget Listening Session
Kathleen Vinehout column: Economic Development Money Grows - Public Oversight Shrinks
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