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Wisconsin roundup: Johnson finally holds town hall, sponsors OK with opponents; 9 more state news stories
Pepin man allegedly tried stealing surveying equipment
Ellsworth High School Awards Night 2017
Bay City proceeds with eminent domain on Meixner property
Semi truck pins car in Saturday crash
crime and courts
Prep baseball roundup: Prescott fends off Osceola
MBC softball roundup: Ellsworth wins share of conference title
Community businesses quickly jump in on scoreboard project
Plum City graduation: "Little devils" ready to "dig it"
Prep track: The art of throwing shot and disc
Spring Valley Cardinals
Masonic Lodge hosts meal May 26 in Prescott
Peace Officers golf tourney tees off June 16
Commemorating 150 years: St. Paul UCC celebration is year-long
Garage Sale Map Hunter
Experience, strength and hope: Fight against alcoholism needs community support
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF ELLSWORTH: 2017-18 Liquor License Renewals
VILLAGE OF MAIDEN ROCK: For Sale - Playground Equipment
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 6/717 Hearing - Ashbach permit
TOWN OF TRIMBELLE: 4/11/17 Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF TRIMBELLE: 2017-18 Liquor License Renewals
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Rogjel M. Weber, 55
Gayle A. Korfhage, 76
Kenneth P. Schladweiler, 75
Kathleen M. Sawczynec, 62
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
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Harsdorf Column: Building drug abuse prevention alternatives
Viewpoint: See how we're 'powering our community'
Viewpoint: Stop fleecing Wisconsin taxpayers
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August 19, 2016
Kathleen Vinehout column: Where did all that money go? Business tax credits pile up
“Where did all that money go?” Dennis asked me during a recent visit to the Jackson County Fair. Dennis is one of many constituents who ask...
August 19, 2016 - 1:36pm
August 9, 2016
Kathleen Vinehout column: Support more state aid for schools to offset rising property taxes
“Is the strategy in the state to move all funding for schools to the local level?” a local school official asked me. I hesitated. No one...
August 9, 2016 - 12:53pm
August 4, 2016
Low interest rate for new school will save millions
ELLSWORTH -- The new elementary school in Ellsworth has been progressing this summer. The latest step towards construction has been the the securing of financing. On July 21, the bonds for the financing of the school sold at an interest rate of 2.82 percent. A rate of 4 percent was...
August 4, 2016 - 2:00pm
July 24, 2016
District hopes to expand elementary playground
ELMWOOD -- The Elmwood School Board is hoping to buy property in order to expand the existing elementary playground. A special meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Monday, July 25 for the public to vote on the purchase. Superintendent Paul Blanford said the board is hoping to purchase...
July 24, 2016 - 4:40pm
July 19, 2016
Plum City referendum given green light
PLUM CITY -- Plum City School District voters will have two referendum questions on the Nov. 8 ballot after resolutions were passed Monday night by the Plum City School Board. The board will ask voters two questions: To authorize the school district budget to exceed revenue limits...
July 19, 2016 - 11:08am
July 11, 2016
Farm pizza nights not so popular with neighbors; new bistro proposed for downtown
PRESCOTT -- Borner Farm Project’s Friday pizza nights are a hit with customers, but apparently not so much with the farm’s neighbors. A working...
July 11, 2016 - 3:00pm
July 7, 2016
Long-term capital savings fund given green light
ELLSWORTH -- The Ellsworth School Board established a tentative capital improvement plan stretching to the year 2025 Tuesday, June 28, a requirement in authorizing the formation of a long-term capital improvements trust fund. A recent law passed authorizes school boards to establish...
July 7, 2016 - 1:35pm
June 22, 2016
Footprint outlined for new elementary school
ELLSWORTH -- The new centrally located elementary school design in Ellsworth is beginning to take shape. Ellsworth School Board members were...
June 22, 2016 - 9:00am
June 14, 2016
Kathleen Vinehout column: Birth, life and death of a bad idea
“No one had any inkling this was happening,” Michael Blumenfeld told the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. “We are just scratching our heads....
June 14, 2016 - 12:26pm
June 8, 2016
Bay City president explains village position on eminent domain issue
BAY CITY -- Bay City village president Jim Turvaville issued this statement to the Herald June 2, regarding the village’s stand in its nature trail proposal and claims it owns parts of resident David Meixner's property along an inlet of the Mississippi River. “In 2008 the Village...
June 8, 2016 - 2:12pm
June 3, 2016
GOP leaders criticize Walker's road funding approach; almost one-third of State Assembly members unopposed; alleged Twin Cities gang member ordered to stand trial for Manitowoc murder; and 10 more Wisconsin news stories
MADISON -- At least two Republican legislative leaders say they'll keep looking for acceptable revenue increases to improve Wisconsin highways. That's after Gov. Scott Walker said Thursday he would not raise transportation taxes or fees without corresponding budget cuts elsewhere....
June 3, 2016 - 9:52am
June 2, 2016
Stage set for U.S. Senate battle royale; Forbes: Wisconsin has nation's richest, third richest self-made women; 14 more state news briefs
The stage is set for one of the nation's most watched U.S. Senate contests. GOP incumbent Ron Johnson and Democrat Russ Feingold filed their nomination papers by Wednesday's deadline. Feingold is trying to win back the Senate seat he held for 18 years before he lost to Johnson as...
June 2, 2016 - 8:56am
May 31, 2016
Tomah troubles: Report shows flaws in VA watchdog's probe; Memorial planned for Hmong and Lao veterans of Vietnam War; 12 more Wisconsin news briefs
A U.S. Senate panel will hold a hearing in Tomah today (Tuesday) after it reportedly found flaws in the way the Veterans Administration watchdog investigated drug problems at its hospital in Tomah. USA Today obtained the 350-page report from the Senate Governmental Affairs Committee,...
May 31, 2016 - 8:48am
May 30, 2016
Authorities looking for La Crosse bank robber; Voter ID still in effect for August; and 13 more Wisconsin state news stories
La Crosse -- Authorities in western Wisconsin are looking for the man who robbed the Altra Federal Credit Union branch office inside a grocery store in La Crosse. One person was brought in for questioning, but hasn't been called a suspect. Witnesses say a white man walked into the...
May 30, 2016 - 12:34pm
May 25, 2016
UPDATED: Prescott voters approve school spending increase
PRESCOTT -- Prescott School District voters overwhelmingly approved a referendum to exceed revenue limits by $1.46 million, preserving an effort by the administration to permanently bring spending levels back to where they were before massive cuts hit the district in February. By...
May 25, 2016 - 8:53pm