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Ellsworth, River Falls mourn teen victim of fatal crash
Funeral for drowned Ellsworth boy is Wednesday in River Falls
Wisconsin roundup: Voucher enrollment up 5 percent; Obamacare recipients in line for 16 percent premium hike; 8 more state news stories
Legislative candidates sound off in River Falls
Panel tosses out ethics complaint against Johnson; St. County County DA says ‘it’s good to move on’
crime and courts
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
WIAA cross country: Todd and Peña qualify for state
WIAA football: Spring Valley advances; Elmwood/Plum City falls to De Soto
E-PC takes on De Soto, but avoids 'The Pit'
WIAA girls volleyball: Seasons end for local volleyball teams
Horror movie filmed in Pierce debuts Monday night
PLUM CITY CARE CENTER RESIDENT OF THE MONTH: A colorful storyteller
The face at the head of the Roadrunners line steps down
Coping with loss by inciting acts of kindness and love
Local coats for kids program returns
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 11/2/16 Meeting Agenda
PUBLIC NOTICE: Proposed AT&T Tower, 530th St, Ellsworth, WI
WIS. DNR: 11/7/16 Public Meeting - Bay City Harbor Sediments Disposal
SUMMONS: Bank of Alma v. Lori K. Peterson, et al.; Case 16-CV-114
TOWN OF TRENTON: 11/3/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
Kyra Hayes, 16
Gabriel B. Carpenter, 13
Mary L. Nelson, 67
Lydia M. Bude, 89
Kay Thom, 77
EDITORIAL (Oct. 19, 2016): Calling a spade a spade
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Oct. 19, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Oct. 12, 2016): Don’t end up a tragic headline -- stop for buses
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Oct. 12, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Oct. 5, 2016): Carrying the torch of history
Real Estate Showcase
March 29, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers beat Arizona, back in the Final Four
LOS ANGELES -- Sam Dekker’s long-range sharp shooting helped the University of Wisconsin men’s basketball team hold off a determined Arizona team and earn a second straight trip to the Final Four by winning the NCAA West Regional Tournament Saturday at the Staples Center Dekker...
March 29, 2015 - 8:23am
March 28, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UW faces Arizona again in Elite Eight
LOS ANGELES -- Beating Arizona last year was a difficult task for the University of Wisconsin men’s basketball team. It took overtime to do it and it won’t be any easier this time around in the West Regional finals of the NCAA Division I Tournament at the Staples Center. The...
March 28, 2015 - 8:31am
March 27, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers down North Carolina 78-72 for Elite Eight berth
LOS ANGELES -- The University of Wisconsin made the men's NCAA Elite Eight for the second straight year with a 79-72 win over North Carolina last night in Los Angeles. The top-seeded Badgers came back from seven points down in the second half, to earn a rematch with two-seed Arizona...
March 27, 2015 - 10:07am
March 26, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Jackson expects to play tonight for Badgers against UNC
LOS ANGELES - University of Wisconsin point guard Traevon Jackson expects to play tonight, when the top-seeded Badgers play four-seed North Carolina in a NCAA Sweet-16 contest in Los Angeles. Jackson said he took part in a full practice yesterday for the first time since he broke...
March 26, 2015 - 5:16pm
March 23, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers advance to Sweet Sixteen over Ducks for second straight time
OMAHA -- For the second year in a row, Wisconsin beat Oregon to advance to the Sweet-16 of the NCAA men's basketball tournament. The top-seeded...
March 23, 2015 - 10:28am
March 21, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers win NCAA Tourney opener, play Oregon on Sunday
OMAHA – The University of Wisconsin men’s basketball team overpowered Coastal Carolina in the second round of the NCAA Division I Tournament at Omaha. The Chanticleers had no answers for Big Ten Player of the Year Frank Kaminsky. He scored a game-high 27 points and took down...
March 21, 2015 - 10:23am
March 19, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Stone, Dominican go for fourth-straight state title
MADISON - Diamond Stone calls this a "business" trip. The 6-10 center will try to help Whitefish Bay Dominican High School win its fourth consecutive WIAA Division 4 boys' state title. Stone says Randolph is the only team in the division to "four-peat," so his team needs to match...
March 19, 2015 - 5:45pm
March 18, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UWGB's first NIT game tonight
NORMAL, Ill. The UW-Green Bay men's basketball team will play at Illinois State tonight in their opener of the NIT Tournament. The Phoenix...
March 18, 2015 - 5:28pm
March 16, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Bucks sign Johnson to 10-day contract
NEW ORLEANS -- The Milwaukee Bucks have signed forward Chris Johnson to a second 10-day contract. He averaged 20 minutes a game during his first contract with the injury-riddled Bucks, with almost five points per night. The Bucks practiced today in New Orleans, where they'll...
March 16, 2015 - 3:16pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers win Big Ten title in OT, get No. 1 seed for NCAA tourney
CHICAGO - The University of Wisconsin men's basketball team will play Coastal Carolina around 8:20 on Friday night in their NCAA Division I Tournament...
March 16, 2015 - 9:48am
March 15, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers blast Purdue in second half, make Big Ten title game
CHICAGO – The University of Wisconsin men’s basketball team made a strong bid for a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament by dominating Purdue in a 71-51 game in the Big Ten Conference Tournament semifinals. Purdue had led by five at half, but the Badgers use their effective defense...
March 15, 2015 - 10:32am
March 14, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: It's a UW-Purdue match-up in Big Ten hoops semis
CHICAGO - The University of Wisconsin men’s basketball team can cement a No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament by winning its next two games in the Big Ten Tournament. The Badgers face Purdue at noon in the semifinals at the United Center. The game is being broadcast by CBS The...
March 14, 2015 - 8:35am
March 13, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Finals set in Divisions 4 and 5 at state girls basketball tournament
GREEN BAY - Cuba City will play Fall Creek tomorrow for the Division 4 girls' state high school basketball crown. Both teams advanced during last night's semifinals at the Resch Center. Cuba City stayed undefeated with a 62-56 win over Fond du Lac St. Mary's Springs. Mollie...
March 13, 2015 - 9:29am
March 12, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: MU's hoops season ends with bad loss
NEW YORK CITY - Marquette University was creamed by Villanova today, 84-49 in the quarterfinals of the Big East men's basketball tournament at Madison Square Garden. The Golden Eagles trailed by two midway through the first half when conference sixth-man-of-the-year Josh Hart...
March 12, 2015 - 3:34pm
March 11, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers solidify line with Bulaga signing
GREEN BAY - We keep hearing how important it is for an offensive line to gel by having the same five starters as long as possible. Now -- barring injuries at Training Camp -- the Green Bay Packers will start 2015 with the same line that protected quarterback Aaron Rodgers in his...
March 11, 2015 - 5:36pm