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Pierce County Fair most admired senior citizen
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VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 6/5/17 Board Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF ISABELLE: 2017-18 Liquor License Application - Big Dog Daddy's
TOWN OF ISABELLE: 2017 Board of Review/ Open Book
SUMMONS: Short Term Financial v. Michelle Savino; Case 17-SC-154
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 6/7/17 Meeting Agenda
Rodney Timm, 82
Bruce R. Wigent, 73
Rogjel M. Weber, 55
Gayle A. Korfhage, 76
David J. Gifford, 79
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November 21, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Congressmen want increased pay for troops in Eboloa zone
WASHINGTON D.C. - Congressmen Keith Ellison (DFL-Minneapolis) and Collin Peterson (DFL-Detroit Lakes) are calling for an increase in pay for military personnel deployed to West Africa to fight Ebola. The Minnesota National Guard is sending 700 members of the 34th Infantry Division...
November 21, 2014 - 7:16pm
November 17, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: National Guard units to be deployed to Liberia
ROSEMOUNT, Minn. -- Nearly 700 Minnesota Army National Guard Soldiers will be sent to Liberia in April to help with the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. Army Major General Rick Nash says members of the 34th Red Bull Infantry Division will not be responsible for treating Ebola...
November 17, 2014 - 7:45am
November 11, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Weather to blame for three fatal crashes
Snow and ice are to blame for at least three fatal crashes on Minnesota roads since early Monday. The State Patrol is investigating a broadside crash this morning on Highway 21 in Rice County that left at least one person dead. A driver lost control on Carver County Road 40...
November 11, 2014 - 3:06pm
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