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August 23, 2017
A group of administrators and executive directors from across the state gathered to discuss current health care issues pertinent to their respective facilities with U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson in Marshfield Monday, Aug. 14. Topics included Medicaid, health care reform, and a public hearing for which Johnson said he would fly a few administrators to Washington D.C.

Photo courtesy of Kevin Larson
A never ending death spiral: SV Health & Rehab faces closure
August 23, 2017 - 2:00pm
The Spring Valley Health and Rehab Center has seen financial challenges escalate over the last six months. Administrator Kevin Larson said it was important for the nursing home to open up lines of dialogue with the community to keep the facility operating. 

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It’s not too late to save SV Health and Rehab Center
August 23, 2017 - 9:30am
February 7, 2017
Kathleen Vinehout column: School funding is about more than money
February 7, 2017 - 9:36am
February 1, 2017
New jail facility: Stocking the building for occupancy
February 1, 2017 - 3:32pm
November 21, 2016
Kathleen Vinehout column: School budget proposal brings needed relief
November 21, 2016 - 3:57pm
September 29, 2016
Ron Kind column: Resources to help farmers recover from flooding
September 29, 2016 - 10:22am
September 26, 2016
The Pierce County Highway Department is meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 29 with various town and village boards to discuss the shape of the roads in Pierce County and how work can be funded. In this photo, crews were assessing a bridge on 400th Street in the Town of Salem in early July after the bridge partially washed out due to flooding. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)
Will ‘Just Fix It’ bring relief to Wisconsin motorists?
September 26, 2016 - 9:55am
September 22, 2016
Kathleen Vinehout column: How to fund roads is a balancing act
September 22, 2016 - 3:36pm
September 14, 2016
The above graphic illustrates the percentage of the population that uses Pierce County libraries, based on 2015 data. According to the graphic, 61 percent of the county's population uses the county's libraries. (Courtesy of Pierce County libraries)
A 5 percent library funding increase moves on to county board
September 14, 2016 - 9:05am
November 6, 2009
State Supreme Court campaigns would be funded by taxpayers under new bill
November 6, 2009 - 9:31am
October 13, 2009
Milwaukee might get one-fifth the money it received in 2000 to urge people to fill out Census forms
October 13, 2009 - 9:43am
September 5, 2009
BadgerCare gets $50 million boost
September 5, 2009 - 12:12pm
June 25, 2009
Oberstar transportation bill moves ahead
June 25, 2009 - 7:21am
April 29, 2009
Obey seeks federal funding for swine flu battle
April 29, 2009 - 9:00am
March 9, 2009
Doyle cuts funding for clean sweep programs
March 9, 2009 - 9:00am