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Large Baldwin barn fire draws multiple agencies (w/ video)
Hudson JV girls soccer coach charged with felonies
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Baseball: Prescott and Ellsworth show urgency in Friday night wins
Baseball: Did you blink? WIAA baseball playoff seedings are in
Softball: Raiders show a seven-game improvement in 2018 regular season
Phillips, Wolves find reason to celebrate in 'Strike Out Alzheimer's' game
Boys' golf: Nugent leads the way again, Panthers and Cardinals finish in bottom half of MBC
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Old school Vegas in Prescott
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Gallery: A snowy day for pumpkins
United Way calls for grant applications
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
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PIERCE CO. HIGHWAY COMMITTEE: 5/17/18 Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF HARTLAND: Ad For Bids - Remove 730th St. Bridge
WIS. DNR- NOTICE: WPDES Permit - Maiden Rock Wastewater Treatment
PIERCE COUNTY: 5/22/18 County Board Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF ISABELLE: 5/23/18 Town Board Meeting
April snow helped camouflage albino calf
Ellsworth chiropractor recognized for community contribution
New campground to have sites available by June
Plans for Vista Croix still changing
Stockholm Pie Company celebrates both a ten-year anniversary and grand opening
Place a Business Announcement
Virginia K. Geraets
Darrell D. VandeBerg
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Elect Jim Reichert to Prescott School Board
Greg Andrews/Leon Morrison column: Soil conservation and soil health
Letters to the editor: Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive; Poppy Day helps us remember
Letters to the editor: Data mining; Polarized and politicized world
Country Pastor column: Reclaiming evangelicalism
Ellsworth Library Notes: Spring is here, but we're thinking about summer!
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August 23, 2017
A never ending death spiral: SV Health & Rehab faces closure
Kevin Larson found himself in a room with Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wisconsin) Monday, Aug. 15 in Marshfield. The administrator of Spring Valley Health...
August 23, 2017 - 2:00pm
It’s not too late to save SV Health and Rehab Center
The Spring Valley Health and Rehab Center has been struggling, along with most other Wisconsin long-term care centers. In February, the Lutheran...
August 23, 2017 - 9:30am
February 7, 2017
Kathleen Vinehout column: School funding is about more than money
“Public education in Wisconsin should provide high quality learning for all children no matter who they are or where they live,” Eau Claire...
February 7, 2017 - 9:36am
February 1, 2017
New jail facility: Stocking the building for occupancy
Pierce County Board As the opening of the new Pierce County Sheriff's Department/Jail approaches, building supplies are getting stocked in preparation. On Oct. 27, Xcel Energy's Prairie Island Nuclear Generating Plant provided $53,193 in funding to Pierce County for a new emergency...
February 1, 2017 - 3:32pm
November 21, 2016
Kathleen Vinehout column: School budget proposal brings needed relief
“Over the past four years, we have seen an increased reliance on referenda to keep the lights on,” State Superintendent Tony Evers announced...
November 21, 2016 - 3:57pm
September 29, 2016
Ron Kind column: Resources to help farmers recover from flooding
On Sept. 28, U.S. Rep. Ron Kind announced a number of available resources to aid farmers in dealing with the aftermath of last week’s flooding...
September 29, 2016 - 10:22am
September 26, 2016
Will ‘Just Fix It’ bring relief to Wisconsin motorists?
Wisconsin roads are some the of the worst in the nation. That’s with 71 percent of state roads “in poor (or) mediocre condition” and 14...
September 26, 2016 - 9:55am
September 22, 2016
Kathleen Vinehout column: How to fund roads is a balancing act
Funding roads is an important job for state leaders. Nine cents of every state budget dollar goes towards transportation. In the vagaries of...
September 22, 2016 - 3:36pm
September 14, 2016
A 5 percent library funding increase moves on to county board
ELLSWORTH -- Representatives from Pierce County libraries again asked for an increase in Act 150 library reimbursement funding at the Sept. 6...
September 14, 2016 - 9:05am
November 6, 2009
State Supreme Court campaigns would be funded by taxpayers under new bill
Wisconsin Supreme Court campaigns would be funded by taxpayers instead of special interests under a bill passed by the Legislature Thursday. The Assembly passed the so-called impartial justice bill on a 51-42 vote, and the Senate OK'd it 19-13. Gov. Jim Doyle has said he would...
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
Wisconsin's largest city might only get one-fifth the money it received 10 years ago to urge people to fill out their Census forms next spring. Milwaukee spent a $0.5 million in state and city funds in 2000 to make sure as many as people as possible were counted. But administration...
October 13, 2009 - 9:43am
September 5, 2009
BadgerCare gets $50 million boost
Wisconsin Gov. Jim Doyle says a $50 million grant from Washington will help more uninsured residents get the health care they need. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is sending the money to be used to improve the BadgerCare program over the next five years. States...
September 5, 2009 - 12:12pm
June 25, 2009
Oberstar transportation bill moves ahead
ST. PAUL - U.S. Rep. Jim Oberstar refuses to give in to a popular president's pressure to delay a new federal transportation funding plan. "We intend to move this bill forward, this administration not withstanding," a determined Oberstar said Wednesday as congressional committee...
June 25, 2009 - 7:21am
April 29, 2009
Obey seeks federal funding for swine flu battle
House Appropriations Chairman David Obey of Wausau says he'll push for more federal funding to fight the possible spread of swine flu. Obey says if the current outbreak doesn't cause a pandemic, some other virus will and the government needs to be prepared as soon as possible. He's...
April 29, 2009 - 9:00am
March 9, 2009
Doyle cuts funding for clean sweep programs
The governor's budget would cut state funds for the program that keeps hazardous chemicals out of our landfills. Spokesman Lee Sensenbrenner said it was really hard for Gov. Jim Doyle to cut $1 million in state grants for Wisconsin's Clean Sweep programs. But with the rough economy,...
March 9, 2009 - 9:00am