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Wisconsin roundup: Green Bay clerk refuses to put early voting site at UW campus; gas now $1.99 in parts of state; 9 more state news stories
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
crime and courts
WIAA cross country: Panthers wrap up season with pack mentality
WIAA football: Spring Valley advances; Elmwood/Plum City falls to De Soto
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
E-PC takes on De Soto, but avoids 'The Pit'
Stagehands announce 'The Drawer Boy'
Happening Halloween: Where are the tricks and treats?
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
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
May 24, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: DNR lifts burning restrictions statewide for Memorial Day Weekend
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. -- The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has lifted burning restrictions statewide. Jean Goad with the DNR's Interagency Fire Center in Grand Rapids says you do still need to obtain a burning permit. They are available from state and federal foresty...
May 24, 2014 - 8:41am
May 22, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Minnesota tops for Senior Health
Minnesota is number-one for senior health. The 2014 report from United Health Foundation says most of the state's elderly people visit the dentist...
May 22, 2014 - 9:16am
May 21, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Poll shows governor's race now tied
The Wisconsin governor's race has become a dead heat -- even though half of those polled still don't know what to think of Democrat Mary Burke. The latest Marquette University Law School poll released today shows that 46-percent of 805 registered voters back Walker, and another...
May 21, 2014 - 3:43pm
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Farmers say bring on the heat
Wisconsin farmers say they desperately need the warm temperatures that are inching into the southern part of the state this week. The U-S-D-A...
May 21, 2014 - 9:32am
May 20, 2014
'Smashing Cancer': With video project, Wisconsin man produces good out of grief
The death of John Knudson’s father and his sister from cancer in 2006 hit the Hudson businessman hard. But it was only a matter of time before...
May 20, 2014 - 3:44pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: "Man in Black" bank robber sentenced to 14 years in federal prison
ST. PAUL - The so-called "man in black" bank robber has been sentenced to 14 years in federal prison. Fifty-one-year-old Sheikh Bilaal Muhammad Arafat, formerly known as Mark Wetsch, pleaded guilty to six counts of bank robbery. He admitted to robbing a total of 31 banks in southern...
May 20, 2014 - 3:23pm
Pierce County receives award for child care performance
The Pierce County Health & Human Services Department has been recognized for meeting all performance standards in the administration of the...
May 20, 2014 - 12:18pm
Gilles gets ACHCA's leadership award
The American College of Health Care Administrators (ACHCA) honored Rodney Gilles, administrator at the Heritage of Elmwood Nursing Home in Elmwood,...
May 20, 2014 - 9:49am
May 19, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Home of girl missing since 1989 being searched
MAPLE GROVE -- The home of a Maple Grove girl who disappeared in 1989 at the age of 13 is being searched by local police, sheriff's deputies...
May 19, 2014 - 8:56am
May 16, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: State Legislature set to wrap up 2014 session
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Legislature is on track to finishing the 2014 session later today (Fri) after the House passed a bonding bill early...
May 16, 2014 - 9:27am
Wild Side: A dangerous fungus among us
By Dan Wilcox, outdoor columnist Among the most abundant organisms on earth are the fungi. They live in the soil, in plants, in rivers and...
May 16, 2014 - 9:11am
May 15, 2014
50,000 pints short, bloodmobile needs donors
The severe winter caused many cancelations, including 1,500 blood drives across the nation. Because of these cancelations, 50,000 blood donations were not realized.
May 15, 2014 - 9:54am
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Kohl's reported a 15 percent drop in profits for the last three months
Wisconsin-based Kohl's Department Stores reports a 15-percent drop in its profits for the three months ending May third. Kohl's said today that...
May 15, 2014 - 9:43am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: First step in Target data breach lawsuit
The massive court case surrounding the Target data breach got underway yesterday (Wed), with more than 100 lawyers from across the country filling...
News/crime and courts
May 15, 2014 - 9:25am
May 13, 2014
Spring Valley dentist offers services in Dominican Republic
Dr. Dan Connors of Spring Valley announced last week he’s joining a team of other dentists on a mission trip to the Dominican Republic.
May 13, 2014 - 11:07am