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UPDATE: Iowa woman dies of injuries suffered in Hwy. 63 head-on
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Traffic blocked in protest on interstate highway in Milwaukee
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Federal judge tosses out wolf hunting season
State report on Durand illnesses released
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Wisconsinites sickened from eating pre-packaged caramel apples
crime and courts
Prescott hoops teams split doubleheader, No. 9 boys team tops No. 2 G-E-T
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wild rally for tie but lose in OT
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Bulaga now clearned to play for Packers vs. Bucs'
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Gopher men's basketball team romps over Seattle
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UW-Whitewater wins another Division III title
Lobergs win Ugly Sweater contest
Animal sleepover at Prescott Library
Holiday recital Friday in Prescott at UCC
It's a good fit, says pastor
Rommel recognized for 25 years of service to Shrine
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF EL PASO: 1/24/15 Town Caucus
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/30/14 Budget & Finance Comm. Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 1/7/15 Hearing - WISC Rezone
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: Prescott Fire & EMS Association - Position Open
TOWN OF EL PASO: Ordinance 2014-01 - Implements of Husbandry
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Neil C. Jones, 74
Dorothy Lenore Ottman, 90
LaVaughn (Connie) Gotzman, 88
Logan Jacob Hinrichs, 14
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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