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Storm shifts south, heavy snow still likely
Wisconsin roundup: Vets ask Walker to reverse course on prevailing wage issue; could snowstorm save Birkie?; 7 more state news stories
County denies proposed Oak Grove shooting range
Strong neighbor support displayed in dog request
Too good to last: Region braces for winter storm
crime and courts
WIAA girls basketball: Third time the charm for Spring Valley
WIAA girls basketball: Haas, Burr too much for Ellsworth
SVE wrestling: Five Cards headed to Madison with unfinished business
Ellsworth boys tennis: School board approves funding for a team
Prescott wrestling: Pair of juniors no longer flying under the radar
Spring Valley Cardinals
Coalition to address alcohol abuse, obesity, mental health
Ezekiel Lutheran Church hosts concert to benefit Haiti
UW-River Falls Dance Theatre to present annual spring concert
Turnout for Laura Ingalls Wilder birthday triples expectations
Moon Glow lights up the night
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPT: Request For Bids- 2017 Steel Culvert
PIERCE COUNTY: 2/28/17 Information Services Committee Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 3/1/17 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY FAIR COMMITTEE: 2/23/17 Meeting Agenda
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2/22/17 Elementary Facility Comm. Meeting
Mary J. Linder, 62
Thomas Ryan, 94
Lars E. Haugrose, 90
Marilyn Elaine Brown, 71
Connie Moga, 91
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Feb. 15, 2017)
EDITORIAL (Feb. 15, 2017): Living in a blame culture
Paineful Prose: Not always an axe to grind
Kathleen Vinehout column: A few budget details that didn't make headlines
Ron Kind column: Higher Education Action Plan
Real Estate Showcase
March 16, 2015
Hastings firefighters rescue deer from Mississippi River
Hastings firefighters conducted an ice water rescue Wednesday morning with an unusual victim. At about 7:40 a.m., the fire department was called...
March 16, 2015 - 8:48am
March 5, 2015
Viking Cruises plans Mississippi cruises
Hastings’ elected officials and city staff are hoping to get on board with a new project coming to the Mississippi River. Viking Cruises, a Swiss company, is the largest river cruise line in the world, with ships sailing in Europe, Russia, China, Southeast Asia and Egypt, according...
March 5, 2015 - 3:57pm
February 20, 2015
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Officials stressing preparedness for oil train derailments
WILLMAR, Minn. -- The train derailment/fire in West Virginia is another reminder of the importance of continued training for emergency responders....
February 20, 2015 - 9:28am
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 18, 2015
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Over 100 rare cancer cases reported among former mine workers
A total of 101 cases of mesothelioma have now been identified in former mine workers on the Iron Range. The state Department of Health just...
February 18, 2015 - 8:45am
February 16, 2015
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Gallup poll shows economic confidence high in Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- The governor's office is pointing to a new Gallup poll showing Minnesotans are more confident in the economy than residents of any...
February 16, 2015 - 8:56am
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Indiana sets a school-record in three-pointers as its routs Minnesota
BLOOMINGTON, IN. -- James Blackmon Jr. netted 24 points and pulled down seven rebounds as the Indiana Hoosiers cruised past the Minnesota Golden...
February 16, 2015 - 8:43am
February 13, 2015
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Arrest made in death of 18-month-old girl in Maplewood
MAPLEWOOD -- A man is in custody following the death of an 18-month-old girl in Maplewood. Police say the infant was found Thursday morning...
News/crime and courts
February 13, 2015 - 8:59am
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Wild edge Florida 2-1, now have won seven of last eight
The Wild jumped out to a 2-0 lead and held on for a 2-1 victory against the Panthers at the Xcel Energy Center.
February 13, 2015 - 8:47am
February 12, 2015
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Ramsey County won't move forward with two priest sex abuse cases
ST. PAUL -- Ramsey County has declined prosecute two separate cases of alleged priest abuse because of a lack of evidence. Ramsey County Attorney...
News/crime and courts
February 12, 2015 - 8:55am
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Warriors edge Wolves in the final minute
MINNEAPOLIS (SportsNetwork.com) - Stephen Curry accounted for 25 points with eight assists to lead the Golden State Warriors into the All-Star...
February 12, 2015 - 8:46am
February 11, 2015
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Troopers looking for more drivers that may have witnessed fatality
CANNON FALLS, Minn. -- A man killed while crossing Highway 52 near Cannon Falls may have been struck by more than two cars. Minnesota State...
News/crime and courts
February 11, 2015 - 9:29am
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Jets edge Wild in overtime, snapping six-game streak
WINNIPEG, MANITOBA -- Dustin Byfuglien scored the winning goal with one minute left in overtime as the Jets slowed down the red-hot Wild with...
February 11, 2015 - 9:11am
February 10, 2015
Pedestrian killed crossing Highway 52 in Cannon Falls
A pedestrian was killed Sunday while attempting to cross a divided roadway in southern Minnesota.
February 10, 2015 - 8:49am
February 9, 2015
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Minnesotans may file their taxes with Turbo Tax
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans may again file their taxes with TurboTax. State officials announced on Friday that returns from TurboTax would *not*...
February 9, 2015 - 8:56am