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Toddler drowns in rural Prescott
Motorcyclist injured in River Falls-area crash
Documents place responsibility for Open Records quash on Speaker Vos; Walker will attend fallen Marine's funeral; 9 more Wisconsin stories
New study may hint CWD is transferable to humans; 3 arrested in Tomah V.A. drug sting; 10 more Wisconsin news stories
Plum City man hospitalized after ATV accident
crime and courts
SCVBL: Elmwood loss is big blow to playoff hopes
SCVBL: First inning rally leads to Prescott win in Ellsworth
Skeeters look to next year with young roster
Plum City Legion prepares for the playoffs
A Summerfest 5K
Hey guys, like to sing? How about at a Twins game!
Fun spotted from skies over Elmwood this weekend
Green light given to car show this Sunday
Klaas, Skulski named grand marshals of Ellsworth Cancer Walk
Celebrate St. Croix River at RiverFest
arts and entertainment
TOWN MEETING 7-6-15
Pierce County Land Management Aug. 5, 2015 Meeting Notice
Pierce County Finance & Personnel Agenda Aug 3, 2015
West Central WI Biosolids Aug. 6 Meeting Notice
15-SC-83 - Small Claims Summons & Notice - West Bend vs Ashley Parmer
Bernice Ryan, 93
Dennis Kado, 62
Bruce M. "Griff" Griffey, 74
Elmer Miller, 95
Dean Kees, 60
Kathleen Vinehout column: A Flurry of New Policy Slipped in by Budget Committee
Sheila Harsdorf column: Transportation fund facing critical crossroads
Kathleen Vinehout column: Transportation spending: It’s time for a comprehensive audit
Kathleen Vinehout column: State Health Marketplace needed to protect Wisconsinites
Kathleen Vinehout column: Four (not to easy) ways to balance the transportation budget
Get Out! Deals
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...
opinion / columns
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