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Police Beat: Man angry about drug denial; lady likes her clothes
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Former Kenosha police detective admits to planting evidence in homicide case
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Man and grandson hospitalized after off-road vehicle breaks through ice
Facebook chatting/texting listed as factor in 2013 accident
Assembly will debate right-to-work for 24 hours; Workforce secretary calls public-aid drug testing ‘compassionate’; 13 more state news briefs
crime and courts
EHS to defend title, SVE wants title at team wrestling state tournament
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Bucks will need to upset Warriors to stop losing streak
Ellsworth boys lose close tourney game to Osceola
Second half run eliminates Spring Valley boys' hoops team from regionals
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Two defending state champions win regional boys' basketball games
Pet Adoption Day March 7 at Hackman's
Great River Road Learning Center to host falconry program
Busting out: UWRF to expand dairy operations
What does it take to lead a great book discussion?
Valentine celebration held at care center
arts and entertainment
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
Eugene J. Bechel, 82
Mary Colleen Wallace, 88
Marjorie M. Lundberg, 88
LeRoy J. Nickel, 83
Joyce I. Christensen, 82
Warren Petryk column: 93rd Assembly District Budget Listening Session
Kathleen Vinehout column: Economic Development Money Grows - Public Oversight Shrinks
Get Out! Deals
February 24, 2015
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Peterson's career with Vikings likely over
MINNEAPOLIS - Minnesota star running Adrian Peterson's eventual return to the Vikings is in doubt. Multiple media outlets are reporting the agent of the running back got into a heated exchange and had to be separated from Vikings vice president of football operations Rob Brzezinski...
February 24, 2015 - 9:08am
February 23, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Conference hoops tourneys begin in Division III
It's conference tournament week in Division III college basketball. The WIAC men's tourney begins tomorrow night. UW-Whitewater and Stevens...
February 23, 2015 - 3:31pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Sauter has best state showing at Daytona 500
DAYTONA, Fla. - Johnny Sauter of Necedah was the top Wisconsin driver in yesterday's Daytona-500. Sauter, who normally runs in the Camping World Truck Series, finished 19th in his third career start in the Great American Race -- and his first since 2007. Matt Kenseth of Cambridge,...
February 23, 2015 - 6:44am
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wild wallop Stars by 6-2 score
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota star Zach Parise scored twice during a six-goal third period as the Wild crushed the Dallas Stars 6-2 at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul last night. Parise's first goal tied the game at 1-1 early in the third. Wild captain Mikko Koivu put Minnesota up...
February 23, 2015 - 6:26am
February 22, 2015
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: U wins fourth straight Big Ten women's swimming title
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The University of Minnesota women's swimming team won its fourth straight Big Ten championship at the conference meet held at Ohio State. Minnesota scored 618.5 points throughout the four-day meet. Indiana finished second at 591 points and Michigan was third with...
February 22, 2015 - 9:17am
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Bucks buy-out Sanders contract, put him on waivers
MILWAUKEE - The Milwaukee Bucks are putting 26-year-old center Larry Sanders on waivers. The move was announced Saturday as the team said it had reached a buyout agreement with him. Sanders had signed a four-year, $44-million dollar contract extension in the summer of 2013, but...
February 22, 2015 - 8:36am
February 21, 2015
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wild shutout Oilers by 4-0 margin
EDMONTON, Alb. - (SportsNetwork.com) - Devan Dubnyk made 15 saves, Justin Fontaine scored two goals and the surging Minnesota Wild blanked the Edmonton Oilers 4-0 on Friday night at Rexall Place. Dubnyk registered his fifth shutout in 16 games with the Wild, who are 12-2-2 since...
February 21, 2015 - 8:02am
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UW men's hockey has a winning streak going
MADISON - The University of Wisconsin men’s hockey team has won back-to-back games for the first time in 11 months. The Badgers found the range twice in the second period to edge Michigan State 2-1 Friday night at the Kohl Center. After a defensive first period which...
February 21, 2015 - 7:46am
February 20, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Spring Training begins for Brewers
PHOENIX - Spring Training begins today for the Milwaukee Brewers, as pitchers and catchers report to Maryvale Baseball Park in Phoenix. They'll...
February 20, 2015 - 7:24pm
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: KG returns to Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS -- The greatest player in the history of the Minnesota Timberwolves is returning to the franchise which drafted him. Kevin Garnett...
February 20, 2015 - 9:18am
February 19, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers hoopsters grind out win over Penn State
STATE COLLEGE, Penn. - The University of Wisconsin men's basketball team shot only 39-percent from the floor last night, but it was good enough to win at Penn State 55-47. Sam Dekker scored a career-high 22 points, as the Badgers won their ninth straight Big Ten game -- their...
February 19, 2015 - 8:04am
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wild net overtime win in Calgary
CLAGARY, Albt. - Wild captain Mikko Koivu scored 1:50 into overtime to give the Minnesota Wild a 3-2 win over the Calgary Flames on Wednesday. Marco Scandella passed the puck over to the right wing as he brought it into the Calgary zone for Charlie Coyle, who then dropped the...
February 19, 2015 - 7:48am
February 18, 2015
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Historic performance lifts Gopher women to upset win over Iowa
MINNEAPOLIS -- The University of Minnesota women's basketball team got a performance for the ages last night from sophomore center Amanda Zahui...
February 18, 2015 - 8:28am
February 17, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Miami clinic owner involved in Braun scandal sentenced
MIAMI - Tony Bosch -- who owned the Florida clinic that sold synthetic testosterone to Ryan Braun -- was sentenced today to four years in a federal prison. Miami District Judge Darrin Gayles also ordered the 51-year-old Bosch to spend three years under government supervision...
February 17, 2015 - 2:46pm