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River Falls man charged with third OWI after being clocked at 122 mph
A historic moment: Prescott High School opens new building
Hager City man airlifted after rollover crash
Wisconsin roundup: No post-recession relief in many small towns, report says; ballots could see 7 White House candidates; eight more state news stories
New staff gear up for new year
crime and courts
Football: Ellsworth wins big in Colfax
Football: Spring Valley defeats E-PC on strong second half
Sports scoreboard from Thursday, Aug. 25
Volleyball: Elmwood sweeps home quadrangular
Volleyball: Panthers return large group of starters
Memory of officer honored in Prescott
Backing the blue: Business donates shirts to 111 officers
Seniors saluted for hard work and dedication
Andersons serve as this year’s El Paso Days grand marshals
Record gate sales at 2016 Pierce County Fair
arts and entertainment
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/29/16 Special Meeting - Award Bids
LIEN SALE NOTICE: 9/7/16 at Advance Self Storage Center, Hager City
PROBATE ORDER: Jack Earl Brown Estate; Case No. 16PR61
TOWN OF MARTELL: Ad For Bids- New Town Maintenance Building
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/26/16 Board Meeting Minutes
Karen S. Franson, 45
Lenore Gunderson, 93
Karen Sue Franson, 45
Francis Lugar, 67
Lelah Johnson, 99
Diane Odeen column: Women's Equality Day
Kathleen Vinehout column: Finding help for flooded families and farms
Ron Kind column: Share your best memories from our national parks
Kathleen Vinehout column: Where did all that money go? Business tax credits pile up
Kathleen Vinehout column: Support more state aid for schools to offset rising property taxes
Real Estate Showcase
November 11, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Winter storm warnings still in continue in northern Wisconsin
Winter storm warnings continue in northern Wisconsin, where up to 14-inches of snow fell by early last evening. The National Weather Service says another 1-to-5 inches are possible in the northern half of the state -- including areas where freezing rain caused hazardous driving...
November 11, 2014 - 8:54am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Accidents and snow pile up after storm moves through state
Snow and ice are wreaking havoc on drivers throughout Minnesota over the past 24 hours. The State Patrol reports 128 crashes on metro roads since 5 a.m Monday. Nine people were injured and 74 vehicles were involved in spinouts. Elsewhere in the state, there have been seven crashes...
November 11, 2014 - 8:45am
November 6, 2014
UWRF honors veterans next week
With Veterans Day next week, the UW-River Falls invites the community to attend a week’s worth of events honoring and supporting veterans and...
November 6, 2014 - 12:49pm
October 31, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: First snow falls in Arrowhead
DULUTH - The first measurable snow of the season has arrived in parts of northeastern Minnesota. Two inches fell Thursday night west of Isabella in Lake County. There was a half inch in Silver Bay, three-tenths of an inch at Finland, two-tenths in Ely and just over a tenth...
October 31, 2014 - 4:37pm
October 28, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: North-central, northeast parts of state hit by storms
Thousands of folks in Wisconsin's mid-section lost their power last night, after some rare late October thunderstorms moved through the region. WSAU Radio said UW-Stevens Point students tweeted about having no electricity -- and they tried finishing their homework on smart-phones...
October 28, 2014 - 9:28am
October 19, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Milwaukee police officer fired in police shooting case
MILWAUKEE - Milwaukee police officer Christopher Manney is believed to be the first officer fired by that city as a result of a fatal on-duty shooting in more than 40 years. Milwaukee Police Chief Edward Flynn says officer Manney didn’t use excessive force when he shot Dontre...
October 19, 2014 - 9:11am
October 17, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Lone Rock woman charged with falsifying cancer diagnosis to raise money
BARABOO - Prosecutors in southern Wisconsin said a woman faked a diagnosis of cancer to raise over $50,000 from charities and individual donors. Theresa Strub, 29, of Lone Rock is charged in Sauk County with seven felonies -- one charge of identity theft and the rest, theft-by-fraud....
October 17, 2014 - 3:44pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: TSA agents become ill from odor at MSP
MINNEAPOLIS - Seven TSA agents at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport have been taken to the hospital complaining of feeling ill as a result of smoke odor at checkpoint two in the Lindbergh Terminal. Airport spokeswoman Amanda Greene Guentzel says electricians and the...
October 17, 2014 - 3:18pm
September 30, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: State's Congressional delegation meets with new VA Secretary
WASHINGTON D.C. -- Minnesota's congressional delegation is asking for a meeting with Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald to discuss recent reports of falsified records at the Minneapolis VA Health Care System. The VA Inspector General's office is currently investigating...
September 30, 2014 - 3:38pm
September 23, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Body of missing Wausau woman found after four years
WAUSAU - Wausau police say they have found the body of a woman who has been missing for almost four years. Stephanie Low disappeared from her apartment in Wausau October 10th, 2010. Two years later police identified a person of interest in the case. Investigators say a man told...
September 23, 2014 - 9:54am
September 16, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Officials advise parents to watch for enterovirus
ROCHESTER, Minn. -- There still has not been a confirmed Minnesota case of the virus that is sickening children in the central U.S., and a Mayo Clinic pediatric specialist says while there is no cause for panic, moms and dads should keep a close eye on their kids for symptoms of...
September 16, 2014 - 10:12am
September 13, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: State exports numbers up
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota exports of manufactured, agricultural and mining products climbed to $5.4-billion dollars in the second quarter, a three-point-percent gain from the same period a year ago, according to figures released by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic...
September 13, 2014 - 10:13am
September 10, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Entire state under flood watch due to oncoming storm
The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch for all of Wisconsin, as up to three more inches of rain are in the forecast for tonight...
September 10, 2014 - 3:23pm
September 8, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Farimont woman dies In house fire
FAIRMONT, Minn. - A house fire has claimed the life of a woman in the south-central Minnesota city of Fairmont. The home was engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived Sunday morning and some neighbors were evacuated. The body of a 61-year-old female resident was found after...
September 8, 2014 - 6:32pm
September 5, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Expert warns of possible data breach at Goodwill
The same source that revealed the Target data breach last year is warning bargain shoppers that their financial information may be at risk. KrebsOnSecurity says banks across the country are tracking what appears to be a series of credit card breaches involving Goodwill locations...
September 5, 2014 - 4:18pm