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Wisconsin afternoon roundup: FAA investigates Lambeau drone; early voting OK'd -- for now; nine more state news stories
Problem properties may face fines if they don’t shape up
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
Former caregiver, 55, sentenced to prison
Tips lead to arrest in church burglaries
crime and courts
Football: Panthers start season with big win at Spooner
Football: Mistakes are minimized in Spring Valley win vs. SCF
Football: Early touchdown doesn’t hurt Wolves in 42-7 victory
Football: Prescott works through some roster turnover
Football: Spring Valley works to replace talented seniors
Backing the blue: Business donates shirts to 111 officers
Seniors saluted for hard work and dedication
Andersons serve as this year’s El Paso Days grand marshals
Record gate sales at 2016 Pierce County Fair
WATCH: Record gate sales at 2016 Pierce County Fair
arts and entertainment
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/29/16 Special Meeting - Award Bids
LIEN SALE NOTICE: 9/7/16 at Advance Self Storage Center, Hager City
PROBATE ORDER: Jack Earl Brown Estate; Case No. 16PR61
TOWN OF MARTELL: Ad For Bids- New Town Maintenance Building
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/26/16 Board Meeting Minutes
Karen Sue Franson, 45
Francis Lugar, 67
Lelah Johnson, 99
Ricky D. Rodewald, 62
Dale D. Jensen, 80
Kathleen Vinehout column: Finding help for flooded families and farms
Ron Kind column: Share your best memories from our national parks
Kathleen Vinehout column: Where did all that money go? Business tax credits pile up
Kathleen Vinehout column: Support more state aid for schools to offset rising property taxes
Kathleen Vinehout column: Have an opinion about your internet connection? Let your voice be heard!
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April 17, 2015
Harsdorf Legislation Focuses on Reform, Modernization
Several bills that I have authored this session received action in the State Legislature recently, including three bills that were signed into...
April 17, 2015 - 3:00pm
November 5, 2008
Rhoades, Murtha, Harsdorf re-elected; Danou takes 91st
In a night when Democrat Barack Obama was elected president, local Republicans fared better, with both incumbent 10th District Senator Sheila Harsdorf and incumbent 30th District Assembly Representative Kitty Rhoades winning re-election by fairly comfortable margins. Hudsonite Rhoades...
November 5, 2008 - 12:00am
October 27, 2008
Sheila Harsdorf and Alison Page to be on 'The West Side'
Wisconsin Public Radio's "The West Side" wraps up its series of election forums with candidates from the 10th Senate District at 5 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 28. Guests include Senator Sheila Harsdorf (Republican) and Alison Page (Democrat), both of River Falls. Host Mary Jo Wagner will...
October 27, 2008 - 12:00am
October 15, 2008
Letter: He blames Rhoades, Harsdorf for tension over schools
TO THE EDITOR: State Rep. Kitty Rhoades and State Sen. Sheila Harsdorf are both responsible for the perpetual tension between our public schools and those of us who pay property taxes. Under the current Rhoades-Harsdorf "going-out-of-business" funding system, the only option for...
October 15, 2008 - 12:00am
July 29, 2008
Harsdorf announces re-election bid
Sen. Sheila Harsdorf, R-River Falls, formally announced her re-election bid for the 10th Senate District seat she has held since 2000. In her announcement Harsdorf noted some of her accomplishments including bills to crack down on methamphetamine production, enabling the creation...
July 29, 2008 - 12:00am
July 28, 2008
Ellsworth officials react to loss of Army Reserve unit
ELLSWORTH - Gerry DeWolfe once served in the U.S. Army's reserve's 652nd Engineering Company and still knows people connected with the unit. That's why the announcement that the Army intends to move the unit from its headquarters in Ellsworth to a new location outside of Hammond...
July 28, 2008 - 12:00am
May 14, 2008
Senate narrowly passes budget fix; Harsdorf votes no
All 15 Senate Republicans and one Democrat voted against the budget repair deal, but the measure still passed -- by one vote -- and now goes onto the Assembly. Today (Wednesday), the Assembly is expected to take up the measure, which aims at fixing the state's projected $527 million...
May 14, 2008 - 12:00am
March 27, 2008
Harsdorf urges yes vote on Frankenstein Veto amendment
Since the 1930s Wisconsin governors have enjoyed some of the strongest line-item veto powers in the nation. However, one area legislator hopes that next Tuesday Wisconsin voters will say yes to a proposed amendment to the state's Constitution that would put limits on those powers....
March 27, 2008 - 12:00am
February 22, 2008
Harsdorf listening in
State Sen., Sheila Harsdorf, R-River Falls, has scheduled hours in area communities to meet with constituents to discuss their concerns about issues in the Legislature. "Being accessible to those I represent is critical to the work I do in the state Senate," said Harsdorf. "In addition...
February 22, 2008 - 12:00am
February 21, 2008
Harsdorf's listening sessions begin Monday
State Sen. Sheila Harsdorf, R-River Falls, will visit area communities to listen to concerns on issues in the legislature. Harsdorf will hold office hours during the course of four days. Included are: --Next Monday, 3-4 p.m., Prescott City Hall (800 Borner St.); 5-6 p.m., River...
February 21, 2008 - 12:00am
Editorial: Prospects for good race
Hope exists that the local state senate race will be decided by real issues and not personal attacks and put-downs. There are two reasons to hope. Current Sen. Sheila Harsdorf, while a staunch defender of the Republican Party line, isn't known to engage in such attacks. She has kept...
February 21, 2008 - 12:00am