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High speed chase ends with suspect taken from trunk of car
Western Wisconsinites sound off against Walker budget
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Gogebic officially pulls pre-application for mine
Son turns in father for growing marijuana, selling it
One dead in fire at senior living facility
crime and courts
Taranto, Betthauser named EHS Scholar Athletes
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Reserves help Badgers down Carolina, make Elite Eight
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers down North Carolina 78-72 for Elite Eight berth
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Jackson expects to play tonight for Badgers against UNC
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers back out West again for NCAA regionals
Hoyer blood drive draws community crowd
New Richmond ReStore holds ‘Upcycling Contest’
Hollywood actress is hometown proud
Successful weekend for Stella Dance Studio
Phipps offers theater classes for young people
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TRENTON: 3/18/15 Special Town Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY LAND CONSERVATION COMMITTEE: 3/26/15 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 3/19/15 Highway Committee Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF BAY CITY: 4/8/15 Meeting - Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrade
PIERCE COUNTY: 3/24/15 Board Meeting Agenda
Duane Merlin Johnson, 83
Marcia J. Bowen, 68
Adeline Crownhart, 93
Charles Edward "Ed" Hanson, 92
Glada Clare Huebner, 99
Kathleen Vinehout column: Advocacy Gives Voice to the Voiceless - Families Support Family Care and IRIS
Ron Kind column: We can and must provide better care for our veterans
Kathleen Vinehout column: Farmers say Budget Damages Farm Research, Schools and Conservation Input
Sheila Harsdorf column: Federal EPA Overreach Threatens Jobs, Family Budgets
Sheila Harsdorf column: Legislature Begins Work on State Budget
Get Out! Deals
February 10, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: St. Paul man found dead near Pepin
PEPIN - Authorities in western Wisconsin are trying to find the family of a 35-year-old Minnesota man found dead near a set of railroad tracks. Pepin County sheriff's deputies said the body of Steven Joui Glaze of the Saint Paul area has been taken to the Ramsey County medical...
February 10, 2015 - 4:09pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Winter weather advisory for central, southern Minnesota
CHANHASSEN, Minn. -- A winter weather advisory is in effect for all of central and southern Minnesota through this evening. National Weather Service Meteorologist Tony Zaleski says in the southern half of the state there will be a mixture of sleet, light snow and freezing rain...
February 10, 2015 - 3:50pm
February 6, 2015
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: State kicking back Turbo Tax filed returns due to fraud concerns
Minnesota tax returns filed using TurboTax are not being accepted because of fraud fears. The Minnesota Department of Revenue says at least...
news / business
February 6, 2015 - 9:05am
February 4, 2015
Body Works off to smashing success
PRESCOTT--The first month of Body Works has exceeded owner Lisa Holtan’s expectations. "I’m excited,” she said. “We’ve been very busy.” Holtan talked about her gym and more during a presentation to the Kiwanis Club of Prescott Thursday. Holtan explained how Body...
news / business
February 4, 2015 - 9:39am
February 3, 2015
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICAL ROUNDUP: Drug-testing for benefit recipients would create better workforce, administration asserts
MADISON -- The governor's office says a proposal to make able-bodied adults pass drug tests to obtain public benefits would create a better workforce...
news / government
February 3, 2015 - 9:36am
February 2, 2015
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Prosecution presents closing arguments in Fitch trial
ST. CLOUD, Minn. -- The prosecution presented its closing arguments in the Brian Fitch murder trial this (Monday) morning in Stearns County court. Prosecutors recapped the events the day before and the day of the deadly shooting of Mendota Heights Police Officer Scott Patrick...
February 2, 2015 - 5:32pm
January 31, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: State Budget proposal includes $1.3 billion in loans
MADISON - Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker reportedly will introduce a plan Tuesday to borrow $1.3 billion dollars to pay for transportation projects needed over the next two years. There is some question about how well his fellow Republican members of the Legislature will react...
January 31, 2015 - 8:59am
January 30, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Body of missing LaX man found on riverbank
WISCONSIN DELLS -- The body of a missing La Crosse man was found Thursday in Wisconsin Dells. Police said a kayaker discovered the body of...
news / crime and courts
January 30, 2015 - 9:09am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Eyota woman facing federal prescription drug charges
A woman from Eyota is facing federal charges for allegedly using stolen identities to obtain prescription painkillers like oxycodone and codeine....
news / crime and courts
January 30, 2015 - 8:56am
January 29, 2015
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Measeles outbreak prompts vaccinations concerns
ST. PAUL -- Now that the first new case of measles has been confirmed in Minnesota, some adults are wondering if their M-M-R (measles-mumps-rubella) vaccination is up-to-date. Lynn Bahta with the state Department of Health says the recommended two-dose vaccination has been...
January 29, 2015 - 4:49pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: More than 2,500 U of M students exposed to measles after student becomes ill
MINNEAPOLIS -- A 20-year-old male student at University of Minnesota has tested positive for measles and an infectious disease expert at the...
life / health
January 29, 2015 - 8:36am
January 23, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Walker turns down proposed Kenosha casino
MILWAUKEE - The answer to a new Kenosha casino is no. Governor Scott Walker today rejected the Menominee Indian tribe's request to build its long-proposed off-reservation casino and resort at the former Dairyland Greyhound Park. The U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs gave its blessing...
January 23, 2015 - 3:47pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Cannon Falls man killed in NE Minnesota snowmobile crash
ORR, Minn. -- A Cannon Falls man is dead after a snowmobile crash last night near Orr in northeastern Minnesota. The St. Louis County Sheriff's Office says 51-year-old Richard Schaefer's sled left the Arrowhead Trail and ended up in a wooded area. Schaefer was located a short...
January 23, 2015 - 3:12pm
Affordable Care Act informational session Monday night in Ellsworth
An Affordable Care Act session has been scheduled for 5-8 p.m., Monday, Jan. 26 at Ellsworth High School. It's the latest in a series of information...
life / health
January 23, 2015 - 12:20pm
January 22, 2015
Red Cross Blood Drive a success this January
One hundred and one area residents came to Zion Covenant Church in Ellsworth on Jan. 19 to donate blood to the America Red Cross.
life / health
January 22, 2015 - 10:07am