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WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Weather may deer hunt totals down on opening weekend
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Murder-suicide kills two in Rochester
Drugs, weapons allegedly recovered after teens pulled over for traffic stop
crime and courts
Wild Side: How should we manage novel ecosystems?
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: U women's hoops team off to 3-0 start
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UW football team stays at No. 14 in the polls
Packers edge Vikings, move into first place in NFC North
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Gopher grids win at Nebraska for first time since 1960
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
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 12/15/14 Public Hearing - Countryside Co-op
TOWN OF ELLSWORTH: 12/1/14 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF MARTELL: 4/7/15 Spring Election Notice
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/1/14 Finance & Personnel Committee Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 12/3/14 Meeting Agenda
Margaret H. Brown, 9
Donald Leibke, 87
Debra J. Stenger, 57
Elwood V. Eccles, 94
Dr. Eugene R. Jonas, 84
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November 19, 2009
Six Wisconsin House districts that don't exist get $2 million from federal stimulus
Six Wisconsin House districts that don't exist are listed as getting more than $2 million from the federal stimulus package. The state has eight House districts. But the Franklin Center for Government and Public Integrity said a phantom Ninth Congressional District got stimulus...
November 19, 2009 - 9:00am
October 14, 2009
State lawmakers quibble about economic stimulus cash spending
Finger-pointing is in high gear at the State Capitol over the way the government is spending its federal stimulus cash. Officials said Tuesday that almost 8,300 jobs have been created or maintained by the $680 million the state spent so far and three of every four were government...
October 14, 2009 - 9:08am
September 22, 2009
Sheboygan votes 'no' to $2 million in federal stimulus
The city of Sheboygan is saying "no" to more than $2 million in federal stimulus cash. The Common Council voted 8-7 Monday against an offer to take funding to buy five new transit buses for the city. They would replace five buses that are 20 years old with smaller, air-conditioned...
September 22, 2009 - 9:58am
August 11, 2009
School districts receive federal funds for homeless students
Thirty Wisconsin school districts will get federal funds to help homeless students and their families. Only about 12 school systems normally get the money. But thanks to the stimulus package, Wisconsin is getting an extra $900,000 on top of the $688,000 from the homeless aid program....
August 11, 2009 - 9:00am
August 7, 2009
Oberstar lauds stimulus as helping recovery
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- "This is Recovery City," U.S. Rep. Jim Oberstar, DFL-8th District, called Bemidji after a tour Thursday of millions of dollars in federal stimulus projects. From the $100,000 brand-new Paul Bunyan Transit bus used for the tour to stopping to wrap his knuckle on...
August 7, 2009 - 7:18am
August 6, 2009
Milwaukee firm gets almost $300 million to make batteries for hybrid vehicles
Johnson Controls of suburban Milwaukee is getting almost $300 million in the federal stimulus to make batteries for hybrid vehicles at a plant in Michigan. It's part of a $2.4 billion effort announced Wednesday to create the batteries, which are said to be the biggest factor to...
August 6, 2009 - 8:40am
July 31, 2009
Wisconsin one of few states using bridge repair money as intended
Wisconsin is apparently one of just a few states to use federal stimulus bridge repair money for the purpose it was intended. Ninety-four percent of the Wisconsin bridge funding is being used to fix structures found to be deficient or obsolete. But nationally, the Associated Press...
July 31, 2009 - 9:00am