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Polar vortex redux? Forecasters say it could hit next week
Merry Netflix: 40 holiday movies to watch in December
UPDATE: Market conditions contribute to River Falls' nursing home's closure
Wisconsin roundup: Trump's 'Thank You Tour' comes to Wisconsin Tuesday; tuition hike ahead for some UW students; 6 more state news stories
Water meter mystery causes headache
crime and courts
Prep wrestling: Two weekends, two Ellsworth championships
Spring Valley/Elmwood wrestling: Cardinals are champions in Dells Duals
Prep boys basketball: Prescott, Plum City/Elmwood, and Spring Valley all win
Ellsworth boys basketball: Panthers play cat and mouse game with Saints
Nine-day gun deer hunt season totals detailed
VIDEO: Maiden Rock Old-fashioned Country Christmas
Swedish Christmas celebration goes whole month long
PHOTOS: A Christmas Carol staged in new auditorium
'You get what you pay for' (part 1): The underfunding of long-term care facilities
'You get what you pay for' (part 3): Wages lead to staff shortages
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 12/13/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TRENTON: 12/8/16 Planning Commission Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/8/16 Board of Health Meeting
TOWN OF TRENTON: 12/13/16 Town Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/14/16 Solid Waste Management Board Meeting Notice
Justin Dale Ogden, 32
Charlotte M. Bowen, 86
Audrey Cernohous, 78
JoAnn Stevens, 81
Ron Kind column: Commemorating Pearl Harbor
EDITORIAL (Dec. 7, 2016): A date which will live in infamy
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Nov. 30, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Nov. 30, 2016): The who, what, why, when and how matters
EDITORIAL (Nov. 23, 2016): Profiling? We can live with it
Real Estate Showcase
February 23, 2011
Whitetail and Hunting Expo in Hager City
Here will be 150 to 200 locally made deer mounts on display, including Scott Kruse's BC Book buck and an eight-point replica of Jessie Sullivan's...
February 23, 2011 - 9:59am
February 11, 2011
Spring Hunter Safety classes offered in River Falls
The annual spring session of the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Hunter Safety Education Course in River Falls is scheduled to begin...
February 11, 2011 - 12:34pm
December 28, 2010
Three of a kind
Brandon, Shelby and Adam Walter, of Ellsworth, all shot deer during the gun hunting season this year in Clark County. Between the three of them,...
December 28, 2010 - 4:26pm
December 9, 2010
All in the family
Four grandsons of Junior Johnson of River Falls made their grandpa proud by all bagging deer while hunting near his cabin in Cumberland on the...
December 9, 2010 - 2:55pm
He got his 10-pointer
Spencer Redding, age 15, from Ellsworth shot a 10-point buck while hunting with his dad and family members close to their land.
December 9, 2010 - 12:18pm
Proud of his buck
Cody Owen from River Falls is proud of his nine-point buck he shot at his grandpa Skelton's on Thanksgiving Day.
December 9, 2010 - 12:11pm
November 30, 2010
Hunting season ends without deaths
For the first time in 36 years, no one was shot-to-death in Wisconsin's nine-day gun deer hunting season. The DNR's Tim Lawhern said it's a "gigantic deal" because it happens so rarely. He credits hunter education classes, and safety rules like the wearing of blaze orange in the woods....
November 30, 2010 - 7:56am
November 22, 2010
Over 106,000 deer taken on opening weekend
MADISON - Good to very good hunting conditions on opening day gave way to misty-rainy weather on day two of the 2010 gun deer hunt. Hunters participating in the traditional November nine-day gun deer hunt registered a preliminary tally of 106,404 deer over the first two days of the...
November 22, 2010 - 9:38pm
Deer numbers up markedly in western Wisconsin; five shooting accidents so far
Preliminary tallies released by the Wisconsin DNR Monday indicate that more hunters shot bucks in western Wisconsin than last year. The opening...
November 22, 2010 - 4:12pm
November 17, 2010
On the Wildside: Not grousing about grouse hunting
I try for equanimity most of the time but often find myself grousing about work, traffic, or my aging body. Grousing about irritations offers...
November 17, 2010 - 1:34pm
November 9, 2010
Newport city council allows bow hunting in city limits to control deer
NEWPORT, Minn. - Should bow hunters be allowed to take aim in Newport to help control what city officials say is a growing deer population? City council members recently said yes, giving the OK for licensed hunters to practice their sport in rural residential neighborhoods on the...
November 9, 2010 - 8:47am
October 22, 2010
BIG BUCK: Glenwood City man downs 17 point buck
Terry Kyle of Glenwood City, Wis. (formerly of Deer Park) shot a huge buck with his bow on Wednesday evening at around 6:15 p.m. The deer was...
October 22, 2010 - 9:42am
October 20, 2010
Youth hunt capture
Carson Johnson, 12 years old, of Beldenville, had a successful first youth hunt, harvesting an eight-point buck. Carson is the son of Barry...
October 20, 2010 - 2:47pm
September 15, 2010
Duck season in Wisconsin begins this weekend
Duck hunting is about to begin in Wisconsin. And the DNR says there's a large-and-healthy duck population. Biologists say the wet summer created...
September 15, 2010 - 2:19pm
August 25, 2010
Hunter ed classes begin Sept. 7
Hunter education classes will be sponsored by the Ellsworth Rod and Gun Club and the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) starting Tuesday,...
August 25, 2010 - 10:50am