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Wayward tuber rescued on Apple River
Warning sirens will be hooked to county
Free consulting services offered to entrepreneurs, small businesses
Two candidates take aim at Pierce Treasurer seat
District will buy property to expand playground
crime and courts
Baseball: Christenson gets his shot as head coach
Ellsworth 12U softball takes third at state
Plum City loses to Eau Claire Cavaliers at Carson Park
Updated standings in the St. Croix Valley Baseball League (as of 7/25)
Baseball: Plum City Legion wraps up league play Thursday
WATCH: Miss Elmwood 2016 is crowned
New UFO Days activities promise an ‘out of this world’ time
Meet the Elmwood royalty candidates
Beldenville Old Car Club hosts 39th annual show
Blank Pages band to perform July 28
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 8/2/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 8/3/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 8/1/16 Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 8/1/16 Board Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF SALEM: 8/1/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
Thomas L. DeLong, 64
Eugene Moga, 91
Mary K. Wandmacher, 68
Mary E. Sperger, 87
Robert R. Harshman, 90
Kathleen Vinehout column: Our county fair is a celebration of how we all work together
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (July 13, 2016)
EDITORIAL (July 13, 2016): Memorials are important in a time of tragedy
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (July 6, 2016)
EDITORIAL (July 6, 2016): Allow them to rest in peace
Real Estate Showcase
February 27, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Favre's Packer Hall of Fame induction ceremony on July 18
GREEN BAY - Cheeseheads will share in Brett Favre's Hall-of-Fame moment after all. The Packers announced today that his July 18th induction ceremony into the team's Hall-of-Fame will be shown on the video boards at Lambeau Field -- and Favre will make an appearance in the stadium...
February 27, 2015 - 6:30pm
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Peterson still with Vikings as judge overturns NFL's suspension
MINNEAPOLIS -A federal judge is overturning the appeal ruling against suspended Vikings running back Adrian Peterson. The former NFL MVP was suspended in November after pleading no contest to child abuse charges for disciplining his four-year-old son with a tree branch. The NFL...
February 27, 2015 - 8:38am
February 26, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers decide not to re-sign Hawk
GREEN BAY - A.J. Hawk says he hopes to continue playing in the NFL, after his only employer for nine seasons let him go yesterday. General...
February 26, 2015 - 8:34am
February 25, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Sanders checks himself into hospital
MILWAUKEE - Former Milwaukee Bucks' center Larry Sanders said he has checked into a program to help him deal with anxiety and depression. A five-minute video was released today, in which Sanders said explained why he stepped away from the NBA and was looking to Rogers Memorial...
February 25, 2015 - 7:27pm
February 24, 2015
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Peterson's career with Vikings likely over
MINNEAPOLIS - Minnesota star running Adrian Peterson's eventual return to the Vikings is in doubt. Multiple media outlets are reporting the agent of the running back got into a heated exchange and had to be separated from Vikings vice president of football operations Rob Brzezinski...
February 24, 2015 - 9:08am
February 23, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Conference hoops tourneys begin in Division III
It's conference tournament week in Division III college basketball. The WIAC men's tourney begins tomorrow night. UW-Whitewater and Stevens...
February 23, 2015 - 3:31pm
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wild wallop Stars by 6-2 score
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota star Zach Parise scored twice during a six-goal third period as the Wild crushed the Dallas Stars 6-2 at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul last night. Parise's first goal tied the game at 1-1 early in the third. Wild captain Mikko Koivu put Minnesota up...
February 23, 2015 - 6:26am
February 21, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UW men's hockey has a winning streak going
MADISON - The University of Wisconsin men’s hockey team has won back-to-back games for the first time in 11 months. The Badgers found the range twice in the second period to edge Michigan State 2-1 Friday night at the Kohl Center. After a defensive first period which...
February 21, 2015 - 7:46am
February 20, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Spring Training begins for Brewers
PHOENIX - Spring Training begins today for the Milwaukee Brewers, as pitchers and catchers report to Maryvale Baseball Park in Phoenix. They'll...
February 20, 2015 - 7:24pm
February 19, 2015
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wild net overtime win in Calgary
CLAGARY, Albt. - Wild captain Mikko Koivu scored 1:50 into overtime to give the Minnesota Wild a 3-2 win over the Calgary Flames on Wednesday. Marco Scandella passed the puck over to the right wing as he brought it into the Calgary zone for Charlie Coyle, who then dropped the...
February 19, 2015 - 7:48am
February 18, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUDUP: Packers have a fair amount of salary cap room
The Green Bay Packers appear to have a good amount of salary cap room as they enter the free agent signing period in March.
February 18, 2015 - 8:33am
February 17, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Miami clinic owner involved in Braun scandal sentenced
MIAMI - Tony Bosch -- who owned the Florida clinic that sold synthetic testosterone to Ryan Braun -- was sentenced today to four years in a federal prison. Miami District Judge Darrin Gayles also ordered the 51-year-old Bosch to spend three years under government supervision...
February 17, 2015 - 2:46pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers part ways with Bostick
GREEN BAY - Brandon Bostick is looking for a fresh start someplace else, after the Green Bay Packers cut him. The team didn't announce it, but...
February 17, 2015 - 8:28am
February 14, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UW women's hockey beats Ohio State, UW men lose
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Senior captain Blayre Turnbull scored twice in the second period, leading the No. 3 ranked University of Wisconsin women’s hockey team to a 2-0 blanking of Ohio State Friday at the OSU Ice Arena. Turnbull has scored five times in the last two games for the Badgers...
February 14, 2015 - 7:53am
February 13, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: NASCAR season begins for state drivers
DAYTONA - The 2015 NASCAR season begins tomorrow night -- and three Wisconsin drivers will be among a field of 25 in the Sprint Unlimited at Daytona, Florida. It's a 75-lap exhibition race, in advance of Sunday's pole qualifying for the Daytona-500. Cambridge native Matt Kenseth...
February 13, 2015 - 3:23pm