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Ellsworth Middle School names October Students of the Month
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Construction project on I-90 bridge halfway completed
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: State's jobless rate under four percent
Lake Pepin Winery to offer free tasting
UWRF students seek spring work projects
crime and courts
Lantz to start for UW wrestling team tonight vs. Rider
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wild face-off vs. Flyers this evening
Owen-Withee tops Alma/Pepin 17-12 in state Division 7 football finals
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packer offense looking for another big day vs. Vikings
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUNDUP: Bucks win in Brooklyn, winning streak at three
Health advocates promote resources for Lung Cancer Awareness Month
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: La Crosse area police chief to resign
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: State lawmaker claming salary benefits despite living in Alabama
Kids give up 200 lbs. of candy during Halloween buyback
"Life on the Mississippi River" program Sunday at Freedom Park
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF ELLSWORTH: 4/7/15 Spring Election Notice
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 4/2/13 Spring Election Notice
PIERCE COUNTY: 11/20/14 Highway Committee Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 12/3/14 Hearing - Sagstetter Permit
PIERCE COUNTY: 11/24/14 Information Services Committee Meeting Agenda
Margaret H. Brown, 9
Donald Leibke, 87
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June 27, 2014
Pierce County jobless rate tied for the best
According to May data from the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development (DWD), Pierce and Dane counties tied for the lowest jobless rate among the state’s 72 counties. Pierce and Dane had 3.8% unemployment rates. St. Croix County was right behind with the state’s third...
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June 27, 2014 - 8:08am
September 18, 2009
Minnesota loses 10,300 jobs in August
ST. PAUL - National economists say the recession technically is over, but Minnesota economic leaders say workers have not felt an improvement. A report released Thursday showed 10,300 Minnesota jobs disappeared last month, for a total of 120,300 in the past year. The August job loss...
September 18, 2009 - 7:08am
July 16, 2009
Harley Davidson cuts another 1,000 jobs
Milwaukee's Harley-Davidson says it will cut another 1,000 jobs, after its profit for the last quarter plunged by 91 percent. The famous motorcycle company reports total earnings of almost $20 million from April-June, down from $223 million in the same quarter of 2008. Revenues...
July 16, 2009 - 9:00am
July 2, 2009
A 94-year-old family trucking business closes Mauston terminal
Monson Trucking of Duluth has closed its terminal in Mauston. And the 94-year-old family trucking business will shut down the rest of its operations by the end of August. About 200 employees got the news Wednesday. Two Minnesota terminals in Virginia and Red Wing also closed...
July 2, 2009 - 9:03am
Monson Trucking to close; 200 jobs will end in August
Monson Trucking, based in Duluth, is shutting down operations for good by Aug. 31, putting 200 people out of work. Many of its 100 employees in Duluth were told Wednesday in multiple meetings, said Michael Monson, one of the owners. They include truck drivers, mechanics, office staff...
July 2, 2009 - 7:37am
Northern pipeline projects could employ thousands
SUPERIOR -- The Alberta Clipper and Southern Lights pipeline projects will begin later than expected, but Enbridge Energy says it may hire more workers in Wisconsin and Minnesota than expected, up to 3,000 people in the coming months. Still awaiting permits from the federal government...
June 2, 2009 - 7:12am
November 6, 2008
Andersen downsizes Menomonie workforce; 52 jobs eliminated
Fifty-two workers at Andersen Corporation's Menomonie assembly plant were told today their jobs have been eliminated and were sent home. The...
November 6, 2008 - 12:00am
September 10, 2008
Area employment outlook looks brighter than rest of nation
The future employment outlook for workers in western Wisconsin may be a little bit brighter than elsewhere in the nation, according to the quarterly employment outlook released today by the Milwaukee-based international employment agency Manpower Inc. According to Manpower, roughly...
September 10, 2008 - 12:00am
March 19, 2008
Eau Claire-Menomonie looking hot for jobs; Twin Cities not so good
Employers in the Twin Cities market area won't be in much of a hiring mood in the coming months, according to the quarterly employment outlook survey by Manpower, Inc. Meanwhile, a good number of employers in the Chippewa Valley region, which includes Menomonie and Eau Claire, are...
March 19, 2008 - 12:00am