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Wisconsin roundup: DNR warns hunters of emerald ash borer-weakened trees; more state news stories
Wisconsin roundup: Third western Wis. school threat probed; more state news stories
Separate crashes leave 2 injured in Pierce County
Wisconsin roundup: Ag gonna happen — Walker says ‘Dairyland’ slogan staying on plates; more state news stories
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Cardinals enter 2017-2018 season with high expectations
Wolves open season with dominant 62-27 win
SV's Leach signs letter of intent to continue golf career in Milwaukee
Visitors put game out of reach early against Falcons
Tulip and Sanford set the tone for Prescott's wrestling season
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Old school Vegas in Prescott
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Gallery: A snowy day for pumpkins
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Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
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REPLEVIN SUMMONS: Santander v. Harold H. Cushman II; Case No. 17-SC-474
TOWN OF ISABELLE: 11/20/17 Town Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: 11/16/17 Highway Committee Meeting Agenda
PRESCOTT SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2018 Spring Election Notice
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 10/2/17 Board Meeting Minutes
Charlotte Ann Penfold
Diane M. Schneider
Winona Edna Hendrickson
Ronald A. Anderson
Viewpoint: 'Faces of Addiction and Recovery' came to the Capitol
Letter: Thankfully, first responders are there
Pastor column: Gratitude changed my life
Letters to the editor: It's your money; thanks to fire department after crash
The nose knows: Olfactory perception in animals
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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
OWI convict who used fish-fry defense gets seven years in prison; La Crosse man charged with 46 calls to 9-1-1 in two hours; 13 more Wisconsin news briefs
FRIENDSHIP -- A 76-year-old man will spend up to seven years in prison for trying to get out of a drunk driving arrest by claiming that the alcohol on his breath was from beer-battered fish. John Przybyla of Friendship has also been sentenced to four years of extended supervision...
May 25, 2016 - 10:47am
May 18, 2016
Court throws out conviction of gun-toting man near Somerset school; Study: State's long-term debt fourth lowest in U.S.; 14 more Wisconsin news briefs
WAUSAU -- A state appeals court has thrown out a loitering ticket against a man walking near a school in St. Croix County while carrying a rifle and a handgun. The Third District appellate court in Wausau ruled Tuesday that 26-year-old Mark Hoffman should have had his case dismissed...
May 18, 2016 - 7:56am
May 17, 2016
Nine-year-old who pleaded for safety dies from gunfire; Johnson blames ‘political hacks’ for attack on his 9/11 remark; 12 more state news stories
MILWAUKEE -- A nine-year-old Milwaukee girl has died after a bullet pierced into her home while she was watching TV. Za'layia Jenkins was the youngster who asked a Milwaukee police captain late last month if she and her fellow officers could keep her safe. Police Chief Ed Flynn said...
May 17, 2016 - 7:38am
May 10, 2016
Ryan: If Trump wants, I won't run GOP convention; Chippewa Valley seeing haze from Canadian wildfire; 14 more Wisconsin news stories
JANESVILLE -- House Speaker Paul Ryan of Janesville said he will step down as a chairman of this summer's Republican National Convention if that's what Donald Trump wants. Ryan told several Wisconsin news outlets Monday that Trump is the GOP nominee, and if he wants somebody else...
May 10, 2016 - 8:30am
May 7, 2016
Pierce County suit seeks costs from Elmwood puppy mill raid
ELLSWORTH -- In a lawsuit filed at the Pierce County Courthouse, county officials are seeking to recover costs associated with an April 22 raid...
May 7, 2016 - 8:53am
April 26, 2016
Police: Prom shooter rode to school on bike, brought rifle; Rep. Kind returns $125,548 to U.S. Treasury; 13 more Wisconsin news briefs
ANTIGO -- Police say Jakob Wagner apparently rode a bicycle to the high school and used a rifle to shoot two students leaving the school prom Saturday night. Antigo Police Chief Eric Roller said the rifle was the only weapon recovered at the scene, and he did not know how long Wagner...
April 26, 2016 - 9:07am
April 20, 2016
Prescott schools further cut programs, staff in wake of February vote
PRESCOTT -- A failed February referendum to increase school spending led to staffing and program reductions Monday, April 11, when Prescott School Board members decided to eliminate teaching and faculty positions, or reduce staff hours and cut subjects outside the core curriculum....
April 20, 2016 - 11:33am
Milwaukee police beating victim arrested again; UW says erasing chancellors’ video was not mistake; 12 more Wisconsin news briefs
A man who received a $2 million settlement after he was kicked and beaten by Milwaukee police officers has been arrested again. WITI TV reported Frank Jude of Wauwatosa is in jail for violating a previous probation after he was arrested Monday on Milwaukee's south side for possessing...
April 20, 2016 - 8:42am