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Rabbits need rules too
River Falls man charged with third OWI after being clocked at 122 mph
A historic moment: Prescott High School opens new building
Hager City man airlifted after rollover crash
Wisconsin roundup: No post-recession relief in many small towns, report says; ballots could see 7 White House candidates; eight more state news stories
crime and courts
Football: Ellsworth wins big in Colfax
Football: Spring Valley defeats E-PC on strong second half
Sports scoreboard from Thursday, Aug. 25
Volleyball: Elmwood sweeps home quadrangular
Volleyball: Panthers return large group of starters
Memory of officer honored in Prescott
Backing the blue: Business donates shirts to 111 officers
Seniors saluted for hard work and dedication
Andersons serve as this year’s El Paso Days grand marshals
Record gate sales at 2016 Pierce County Fair
arts and entertainment
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/29/16 Special Meeting - Award Bids
LIEN SALE NOTICE: 9/7/16 at Advance Self Storage Center, Hager City
PROBATE ORDER: Jack Earl Brown Estate; Case No. 16PR61
TOWN OF MARTELL: Ad For Bids- New Town Maintenance Building
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/26/16 Board Meeting Minutes
Lenore Gunderson, 93
Karen S. Franson, 45
Karen Sue Franson, 45
Francis Lugar, 67
Lelah Johnson, 99
Diane Odeen column: Women's Equality Day
Kathleen Vinehout column: Finding help for flooded families and farms
Ron Kind column: Share your best memories from our national parks
Kathleen Vinehout column: Where did all that money go? Business tax credits pile up
Kathleen Vinehout column: Support more state aid for schools to offset rising property taxes
Real Estate Showcase
October 3, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Two bear cubs saved after they got trapped in a tree
Two bear cubs have been saved, after they got trapped in a tree in northwest Wisconsin.
October 3, 2014 - 9:25am
September 26, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Fire in Chicago cancelling flights at MSP
CHICAGO - A fire at an Illinois flight control center is forcing both O'Hare International and Midway Airports to ground flights this morning, impacting air travel to and from MSP International Airport. Airport spokesman Pat Hogan suggests travelers check on their flight status...
September 26, 2014 - 4:01pm
September 25, 2014
Giant mushrooms found on Ellsworth farm
Jim Langer found these giant puffball mushrooms along a soybean field on his farm northwest of Ellsworth. The larger of the two measured 15 inches...
September 25, 2014 - 11:03am
September 24, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Inmate escapes from work-release in Marathon County
MARATHON - A Marathon County inmate on work release has disappeared. Police are now searching for 19-year-old Dylan Alexandroni, after he failed to report back to jail after walking off his job. Alexandroni was at Draeger’s Dairy Farm Monday evening. Alexandroni had just started...
September 24, 2014 - 4:50pm
September 19, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Bulletproof vest saves the life of a sheriff's deputy
A bullet-resistant vest may have saved the life of a Polk County Sheriff's deputy.
News/crime and courts
September 19, 2014 - 8:57am
September 8, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: One dead from hayride accident in western Minnesota
WOODS TOWNSHIP, Minn. -- A person is dead after a hayriding accident in western Minnesota. The Chippewa County Sheriff's Office says a group was out for a birthday party hayride Saturday night in Woods Township. A tractor was pulling two hay racks that were joined together....
September 8, 2014 - 8:43am
September 5, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Expert warns of possible data breach at Goodwill
The same source that revealed the Target data breach last year is warning bargain shoppers that their financial information may be at risk. KrebsOnSecurity says banks across the country are tracking what appears to be a series of credit card breaches involving Goodwill locations...
September 5, 2014 - 4:18pm
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Flooding affects parts of Door County
One of Wisconsin's major tourist areas was underwater overnight. Parts of Door County got five-inches of rain since yesterday morning. The...
September 5, 2014 - 10:32am
September 4, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Federal appeals court strikes down SSM ban in Wisconsin & Indiana
CHICAGO - A federal appeals court struck down same-sex marriage bans in Wisconsin and Indiana this afternoon. The Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago called the 2006 ban unconstitutional -- and a three-judge panel scolded officials in both states for the reasons they gave...
September 4, 2014 - 5:51pm
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Water levels continue to rise on the Great Lakes
Water levels continue to rise on Wisconsin's two Great Lakes.
September 4, 2014 - 9:36am
August 26, 2014
Vieths honored by county board for 100 years of Vieths General Store & Tavern
John Viethsof Vieths General Store and Tavern in Hager City was honored by the Pierce County Board during its monthly meeting Tuesday evening...
August 26, 2014 - 9:45pm
August 25, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Storms knock-out power, do damage across the state
Another round of heavy thunderstorms went through Wisconsin this morning. As of seven o'clock, about 14,000 electric customers were in the dark statewide. About half of those are in Sauk and Columbia counties, where some trees fell in the Portage area about 6:30. Trees and...
August 25, 2014 - 9:23am
August 22, 2014
'Bison Dog' adds new flavor to Minnesota State Fair
The Minnesota State Fair offers a variety of foods for visitors to try, with new flavors every year. This year, fairgoers can get a taste of...
August 22, 2014 - 9:40am
August 19, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Cost of new Madison-to-La Crosse powerline over a half billion dollars
LA CROSSE - A proposed new electric transmission line between Madison and La Crosse would cost $540-to-$580 million. That's according to a draft environmental assessment released today. It was among 17 projects endorsed in 2011 by the Midwest's regional transmission regulator,...
August 19, 2014 - 4:37pm
August 12, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Winona officials to hold public meeting on recent flag burnings
WINONA - There's a public meeting Thursday in Winona to discuss and address a series of flag burnings in the community. Police have responded to 13 American flag burnings recently and most were on poles attached to homes. Authorities are asking for the public's help in finding...
August 12, 2014 - 4:20pm