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Pierce County Sheriff's Blotter: Sinking boat, kid’s tricky 911 call and woman in black takes to the road
Long hearing expected Tuesday on civil service changes; 3 seek Walker's Supreme Court appointment; 10 more Wisconsin news stories
Walker to visit UW-Stout Monday; Bus driver says fourth-grader saved her life; 13 more Wisconsin news briefs
River Falls couple, Prescott man injured in separate crashes
Pierce Pepin sponsors local vets on next Freedom Honor Flight
crime and courts
Ellsworth doubles team advances to sectional play
Ellsworth doubles team advances to sectional play
Ellsworth football loses in overtime to Baldwin-Woodville
Osceola spoils Prescott homecoming with big win
Cross-Country: Ellsworth’s Bell, E-PC’s Todd take first in Spring Valley
Maiden Rock Meander spotlights village’s artistic side on Oct. 17
Fall Fresh Art Tour features more sites than ever
Three-time Buck Hunter champ slays the competition
‘Best birthday’ ever
Snowmobile club to host euchre tourney
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TRIMBELLE: 10/12/15 Town Board Meeting
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Kenneth N. Gifford Estate; Case No. 15PR59
PIERCE COUNTY: 10/9/15 Ag. & Extension Education Comm. Meeting
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 10/13/15 Town Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY HUMAN SERVICES: 10/13/15 Meeting Agenda
Duane Jacobson, 81
Lorena Traynor, 86
Daniel Vance, 67
Noel Falkofske, 79
Warren Petryk column: October is Manufacturing Month
Ron Kind column: Keeping our promise to our veterans
Kathleen Vinehout column: How dismantling civil service is happening in Wisconsin one step at a time
Kathleen Vinehout column: Audit Bureau turns 50, receives national recognition and calls for its demise
Warren Petryk column: Fall session is in full swing
March 20, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Brown Deer, Xavier, Rice Lake advance to state finals
MADISON -- Defending champion Brown Deer will play Appleton Xavier tomorrow for the boys' state high school Division 3 championship. Both teams advanced after winning their semifinals today at the Kohl Center. Brown Deer topped Prescott 62-50, after turning a six-point halftime...
March 20, 2015 - 4:03pm
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Capitals down Wild 3-2
ST. PAUL -- Washington star Alex Ovechkin lit the lamp twice for the Capitals in a 3-2 win over the Minnesota Wild at the Xcel Energy Center last night. Evgeny Kuznetsov scored less than a minute after Ovechkin scored his first to make it 2-0 late in the second. Ovechkin's...
March 20, 2015 - 7:11am
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Dominican dominates Regis 93-54 in D-4 semifinals
MADISON - Whitefish Bay Dominican set a Division 4 state tournament scoring record last night with a 93-54 win over Eau Claire Regis at the semifinals at the Kohl Center. Diamond Stone had 33 points, 15 rebounds, and four blocked shots for Dominican, which shot 61-percent in...
March 20, 2015 - 7:01am
March 19, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Stone, Dominican go for fourth-straight state title
MADISON - Diamond Stone calls this a "business" trip. The 6-10 center will try to help Whitefish Bay Dominican High School win its fourth consecutive WIAA Division 4 boys' state title. Stone says Randolph is the only team in the division to "four-peat," so his team needs to match...
March 19, 2015 - 5:45pm
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Raptors defeat T-Wolves 105-100
TORONTO -- Toronto's DeMar DeRozan led five players in double figures with 21 points as the Raptors topped the Minnesota Timberwolves 105-100 last night. Jonas Valanciunas racked up 15 points and 15 rebounds, while Terrence Ross also netted 15 points for the Raptors, who have...
March 19, 2015 - 8:25am
March 18, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Bucks lose by a point at New Orleans
NEW ORLEANS - The Milwaukee Bucks have still not beaten New Orleans on the road since 2003, after losing to the Pelicans 85-84 last night. Eric Gordon broke an 80-all tie by hitting a three-pointer with 1:56 left. That put the Pelicans in front for good. Jerryd Bayless made...
March 18, 2015 - 9:25am
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wild win in Nashville 3-2
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- It took Minnesota defenseman Matt Dumba 22 seconds into overtime to find the back of the net as the Wild topped the Predators 3-2 in Nashville last night. Charlie Coyle scored twice for the Wild, including a game-tying tally in the third period that eventually...
March 18, 2015 - 9:19am
March 17, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Bucks hope to break road losing streak in New Orleans
NEW ORLEANS - The Milwaukee Bucks and New Orleans Pelicans will both try to improve their playoff chances tonight, when they face each other in the Big Easy. The Bucks still own the sixth-of-eight post-season slots in the Eastern Conference. But they're only four games away...
March 17, 2015 - 2:36pm
March 16, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers win Big Ten title in OT, get No. 1 seed for NCAA tourney
CHICAGO - The University of Wisconsin men's basketball team will play Coastal Carolina around 8:20 on Friday night in their NCAA Division I Tournament...
March 16, 2015 - 9:48am
March 15, 2015
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Gopher hockey team wins Big Ten title again
MINNEAPOLIS - The University of Minnesota men’s hockey team won its second straight Big Ten title after the Gophers grounded Penn State 6-2 at Mariucci Arena Saturday night. Not only did the Golden Gophers win the title but won it outright as Michigan State downed No. 19 ranked...
March 15, 2015 - 11:15am
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers blast Purdue in second half, make Big Ten title game
CHICAGO – The University of Wisconsin men’s basketball team made a strong bid for a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament by dominating Purdue in a 71-51 game in the Big Ten Conference Tournament semifinals. Purdue had led by five at half, but the Badgers use their effective defense...
March 15, 2015 - 10:32am
March 14, 2015
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Win keeps Gopher pucksters in first place
MINNEAPOLIS - The University of Minnesota men’s hockey team goes into the final day of action in the Big Ten tied for first place with Michigan after the Golden Gophers shutout Penn State 5-0 and Michigan beat Michigan State 5-3 Friday. Minnesota’s five goals at Mariucci Arena...
March 14, 2015 - 8:55am
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: It's a UW-Purdue match-up in Big Ten hoops semis
CHICAGO - The University of Wisconsin men’s basketball team can cement a No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament by winning its next two games in the Big Ten Tournament. The Badgers face Purdue at noon in the semifinals at the United Center. The game is being broadcast by CBS The...
March 14, 2015 - 8:35am
March 13, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers survive slow start, beat Michigan in Big Ten Tourney
CHICAGO - The University of Wisconsin men's basketball won its Big Ten Tournament quarter-final game today, 71-60 over Michigan at the United Center. The game was tied at 54 when the top-seeded Badgers went on a decisive 9-2 run late in the second half. Sam Dekker led the sixth-ranked...
March 13, 2015 - 4:16pm
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Buckeyes oust Minnesota from Big Ten Tournament
CHICAGO - D'Angelo Russell scored a game-high 23 points as the Ohio State Buckeyes dismissed the Minnesota Golden Gophers, 79-73, in the second round of the Big Ten Tournament at the United Center. Shannon Scott added 21 points, six assists and five rebounds for the sixth- seeded...
March 13, 2015 - 10:44am