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TOWN OF MARTELL: 10/11/16 Public Hearing - Dog Waiver
(Pub. Sept. 28, Oct. 5 and 12, 2016)STATE OF WISCONSIN CIRCUIT COURT PIERCE COUNTY
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 10/3/16 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 9/29/16 Special Highway Committee Meeting
TOWN OF ELLSWORTH: 10/3/16 Town Board Meeting
Irma J. Helmueller, 89
Shirley M. Bemis, 91
Dr. Gary A. Palmquist, 62
LeRoy Edson Burgess, 96
Kay L. Beder, 49
Kathleen Vinehout column: How to fund roads is a balancing act
Kathleen Vinehout column: Legislative Audit Bureau celebrates 50 years of service
Kathleen Vinehout column: Looking for answers
Kathleen Vinehout column: Who will be my teacher?
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Aug. 24, 2016)
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February 10, 2015
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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.
January 22, 2015 - 10:07am
January 20, 2015
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Prairie Island police officer involved in crash
WELCH, Minn. - A Prairie Island Police officer escaped injury Sunday night when he was involved in a crash during a traffic stop. Minnesota State Patrol says the officer had pulled over a driver on County Road 18 near Red Wing when a car driven by 84-year-old Jeanne Schadt hit...
January 20, 2015 - 10:02am