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WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Opponents of right-to-work outnumber supporters at state Assembly hearing
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Rochester police investigate shooting, man injured
Mend for tax reciprocity rift underway; Walker now opposes 'path to citizenship'; 11 more Wisconsin stories
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Blizzard reported for tommorow
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MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wild make trade to bring Leopold back to Twin Cities
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers' Bush arrested for public intoxication, released with no charges
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wisconsin clinches share of Big Ten men's hoops title with win over State
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Gopher women's hoops lose regular season finale
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wild down Avalanche 3-1
Busting out: UWRF to expand dairy operations
What does it take to lead a great book discussion?
Valentine celebration held at care center
UWRF Africa Night Feb. 27
Journey House chili and concert this Friday
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TOWN OF MARTELL: 3/10/15 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 3/10/15 Town Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: 3/5/15 Highway Committee Special Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: Request for Proposal - Bridge & Trail Project
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: 3/12/15 Plan Commission Meeting
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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...
news / region
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...
news / region
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...
news / region
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...
news / region
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, with the 2014 Eli Pick Facility Leadership Award.
life / health
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...
news / government
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...
sports / outdoors
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.
life / health
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...
news / business
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