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Pierce Pepin sponsors local vets on next Freedom Honor Flight
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
Federal Appeals Court questions Wisconsin abortion law; hearing set on 'blaze pink' proposal; 11 more Wisconsin news stories
UPDATE: Identity of victim in Wednesday's collision released
crime and courts
Osceola spoils Prescott homecoming with big win
Ellsworth football loses in overtime to Baldwin-Woodville
Cross-Country: Ellsworth’s Bell, E-PC’s Todd take first in Spring Valley
Sports scoreboard: Ellsworth girls golf advances to sectionals for first time since 2011
Success continues for Elmwood equestrian team
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
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
PIERCE COUNTY: MEETING CANCELLATION - 10/14/15 Solid Waste Mgt. Board Meeting
Lorena Traynor, 86
Noel Falkofske, 79
Thomas Bauer, 31
Kermit Lansing, 86
Kathleen Vinehout column: Audit Bureau turns 50, receives national recognition and calls for its demise
Warren Petryk column: Fall session is in full swing
Ron Kind column: Improving rail safety
Warren Petryk column: Petryk/Harsdorf public safety legislation has Assembly hearing
Kathleen Vinehout column: Strong consumer protections rely on you and your neighbors
March 12, 2015
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Teacher tenure bill debated in state Senate
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota state Senate discussed teacher tenure reform at a State Capitol hearing this morning. The Republican-led state...
March 12, 2015 - 3:21pm
February 23, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: State Senate goes into extraordinary session to take up Right-to-Work bill
MADISON - Another step was taken this morning toward passage of a right-to-work bill in Wisconsin. The state Senate's organizational committee voted 3-2 to call an extraordinary session for this week -- one that would exclusively take up the measure. It would prohibit employers...
February 23, 2015 - 3:45pm
February 10, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: LaFollette requests office be spared budget cuts
MADISON -- Wisconsin's Secretary of State has asked Gov. Scott Walker to drop his budget proposal to cut the secretary's budget and staffing by almost half. Douglas La Follette wrote the Gov. Walker Monday and said the proposed cut would be devastating to an office that maintains...
February 10, 2015 - 9:13am
January 28, 2015
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Builders association taking state to court
ST. PAUL - The Builders Association of the Twin Cities is taking the state to court over the new fire sprinkler law. The law requires a sprinkler system for all new homes more than 4,500 square feet. Clay Dietrich of the Homebuilders Association of Fargo/Moorhead has worked...
January 28, 2015 - 2:59pm
January 19, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: More businesses, contractors opposing right-to-work
MADISON - The Wisconsin Contractor Coalition announces it has added 50 more members from private businesses in its effort to oppose right-to-work legislation being considered in the state Assembly. The group was formed about a month ago. Republican lawmakers are talking about...
January 19, 2015 - 5:26pm
January 13, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Seven-year old dies in mobile home fire in Dunbar
DUNBAR - A seven-year-old girl has died in a mobile home fire in far northeast Wisconsin. It happened near Dunbar in Marinette County. Fire-fighters were called just before 11:30 last night, after a man said his home started to fill with smoke. The man and his nine-year-old son...
January 13, 2015 - 3:50pm
January 3, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Shooting in Monfort kills six-year old, wounds two others
MONFORT - Investigators with the Grant County Sheriff’s Office report a six-year-old child was killed and two other people wounded in a shooting inside a home in the village of Montfort. The incident happened Friday. Names of the shooting victims weren’t released. Deputies...
January 3, 2015 - 10:36am
November 24, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Poor driving conditions in southern, western Minnesota today
Driving conditions are less-than-ideal today in parts of western and southern Minnesota. The National Weather Service says a combination of patchy light snow and strong northwest winds is reducing visibility is some areas. Freezing drizzle overnight in the Brainerd area left...
November 24, 2014 - 2:49pm
August 5, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Rushmore woman killed in accident
KENNETH, Minn. -- A Rushmore woman is dead after her pickup rear-ended a dump truck Monday afternoon near Kenneth in southwestern Minnesota. The Rock County Sheriff's Office says there was a controlled burn in the area and smoke was crossing the roadway when 26-year-old Ashley...
August 5, 2014 - 1:18pm