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Prescott, Ellsworth to celebrate National Night Out
Wisconsin roundup: Trump says Wis. wouldn’t get Foxconn ‘if I didn’t get elected’; more state news stories
Ellsworth police: Control your dogs
Walker appoints Knudson St. Croix County sheriff
Wisconsin roundup: Trump reportedly to make first official announcement of Wis. business expansion; 7 more state news stories
crime and courts
SCVBL recap: Hubbers begin untimely skid as playoffs approach
Northland Bulls: A chance to fulfill your football dreams
Local athletes shed light on the college grind
Inaugural Baseball Bash a success
Ellsworth basketball: Swanson enjoying perks of Team Wisconsin
Spring Valley Cardinals
Fundraiser at Nilssen's will benefit families
'The signs were all there': Teen speaks out about diabetes diagnosis
St. Croix County Fair officially opens
It's 40 years for Beldenville Car Show & Swap Meet
Take your pick: City of Prescott, Library plant vegetables, flowers outside of Hall
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PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 8/2/17 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/27/17 Board of Health Meeting
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 9/25/17, Case No. 17-CV-144, Abrielle Knapmiller
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: Ad For Bids- Warner-Walnut St. Reconstruction
TOWN OF TRIMBELLE: 8/1/17 Town Board Meeting
Alma Neiderhauser, 90
Russ Gunvalson, 93
Michael Freeman, 68
John F. McLaughlin, 46
Kathleen A. Fueker, 75
Letters to the Editor
Letters to the Editor
Lorna Ross: My own underwater university
Wildside column: Native plants escape correctional center
Editorial: Our sense of community is changing
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July 25, 2017
Counties face limits to livestock oversight
In recent years, Wisconsin lawmakers have eased regulation on the largest animal feeding operations in the state. Recently proposed changes to...
July 25, 2017 - 5:00pm
July 14, 2017
Groundwater concerns floated as Wisconsin well regulations reduced
Owners of wells that pump more than 100,000 gallons of water a day are no longer subject to Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources review...
July 14, 2017 - 8:00am
July 12, 2017
The Voyage of the Michi Zeebee
Two Maine artists are making a full-length trip down the Mississippi River this summer with the goal of documenting the changing flow of the...
July 12, 2017 - 8:26am
May 2, 2017
Hidden fuel tank discovered, $80K penalty follows
GOODHUE — An excavating and trucking company must pay an $80,000 penalty and take several corrective actions after the Minnesota Pollution...
News/crime and courts
May 2, 2017 - 2:15pm
March 28, 2017
Kathleen Vinehout column: Are Wisconsin waters meeting water quality standards?
“The bottom line is: Are waters meeting water quality standards?” George Meyer told the Audit Committee at a recent hearing. “[Wisconsin...
March 28, 2017 - 8:03am
March 12, 2017
A helping hand for ducks
CANOSIA WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT AREA, Minn. — On a 12-degree March morning, Rich Staffon loaded gear into a sled behind his four-wheeler....
March 12, 2017 - 12:00pm
January 28, 2017
Barreling into the wild: St. Croix County woman embarks on environmental Alaskan adventure
ALASKA -- Every single step of Rhonda Schrader’s latest project is a struggle. There is frozen tundra. Everywhere. Dogsleds are the sole mode...
January 28, 2017 - 8:00am
January 11, 2017
Bumblebee species placed on federal endangered list
DULUTH, Minn.—The rusty patched bumblebee, a native of Minnesota and Wisconsin that was once common across the Midwest but which has declined...
January 11, 2017 - 12:00pm
May 26, 2016
Wild Side: It's hard to be a bee in Wisconsin
Pierce County was once famous for its beekeepers and honey production. Hives around here averaged more than 80 pounds of honey each year. Light...
May 26, 2016 - 9:04am
May 11, 2016
Faculty no-confidence votes approved at UWM, not at Eau Claire; State delays, restructures debt payments again; 15 more state news stories
Almost 300 UW-Milwaukee faculty members voted unanimously to express no confidence in System President Ray Cross and the Board of Regents. But at Eau Claire, the Faculty Senate fell one vote short Tuesday of taking the same no-confidence vote, saying the group was moving too quickly...
May 11, 2016 - 8:32am
April 27, 2016
Wild Side: April showers bring out flowers in the forest
Recent showers and some mild thunderstorms temporarily delayed the early corn planting around here. I had a reprieve from farm-related work and...
April 27, 2016 - 2:44pm
April 13, 2016
Hudson Hospital will offer free computer and cell phone recycling April 22
In recognition of Earth Day, eight HealthPartners and Park Nicollet hospitals and clinics are partnering with Tech Dump, a Minnesota electronics...
April 13, 2016 - 1:10pm
April 7, 2016
DNR announces Habitat Handout Day April 23
Property owners interested in making their land more wildlife-friendly are invited to attend Habitat Handout Day Saturday, April 23, in Baldwin....
April 7, 2016 - 12:52pm
March 2, 2016
Feds to consider Lake Pepin habitat project
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has given word that a proposal to create islands and conduct dredging at the head of Lake Pepin has been selected...
March 2, 2016 - 12:00pm
February 26, 2016
State poll: Dems in virtual tie, Trump leads GOP; Poverty in Wisconsin hits highest level in decades; 12 more state news stories
MILWAUKEE -- Wisconsin's best-known independent poll has Democrats Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders in a virtual tie as the April 5 presidential primary gets closer. A new Marquette Law School poll released Thursday gives Sanders a 44% to 43% edge, and he has a 30-point lead among...
February 26, 2016 - 7:30am