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Chance traffic encounter cracks Somerset theft case
Warrant arrest leads to 6-hour police standoff in Woodville
Puppy mill suspect charged with bail jumping
Wisconsin Roundup: Baldwin Pushes For Obamacare Repeal Rejection; and more state news stories
UPDATE: NR man named in motorcycle crash
crime and courts
Ellsworth golfers rank second in MBC
'Gutsy': Elmwood/Plum City uses late drive to beat Lake Holcombe/Cornell
Panther tennis moves into postseason
Down but not out: Elmwood volleyball rallies to win against Plum City
New Richmond gives Cardinals football a reality check
Spring Valley Cardinals
Rush River celebrates 70th Harvest Dinner
'American Pickers' to film in Wisconsin
UW-River Falls Dairy Farm Safety Symposium to be held at World Dairy Expo Oct. 5
United Way kicks off 2017 'We Fight for Strong Communities' campaign
Art project gives voice to homeless youth
arts and entertainment
PROBATE ORDER: Ronald E. Traynor Estate; Case 17-PR-55
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 10/2/17 Meeting Agenda
PUBLIC NOTICE: Pending Application - Proposed Pond
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 10/4/17 Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 10/2/17 Board Meeting Agenda
Joyce B. Graham, 82
David R. Knoll, 95
Francis J. and Helen H. Ptacek
Myrtle I. Pechuman, 82
Francis A. Gray, 84
Two worlds apart: The capital and the Great River Road
Editorial: No more 'one for the road'
What it means to me to be an American
Reiter column: Lizards and salamanders of Wisconsin
Viewpoint: State budget sent to governor
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June 20, 2017
River Falls man critically injured in crash
A River Falls man was in critical condition Tuesday, June 20, after an early-morning crash in Pierce County. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office...
June 20, 2017 - 11:16am
Wisconsin roundup: U.S. Supreme Court arguments begin in St. Croix County land-use case; horses, wolf-dog hybrids seized from northern Wisconsin property; 9 more state news stories
WASHINGTON — A family whose St. Croix County property is under dispute will be in Washington, D.C., Monday morning, hearing their case argued...
March 20, 2017 - 8:29am
March 16, 2017
Bookey to see criminal, juvenile consequences in attack case
The New Richmond teenager who faced an attempted homicide charge after a violent 2016 assault on another girl must serve time at a state facility until she’s 17, at which point she’ll begin a path toward reintegration with the community.
March 16, 2017 - 3:08pm
March 13, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: New bill would ban state payments for state employee abortions; Walker still 65K short of 2010 job promise; 9 more state news stories
MADISON -- More state government employees in Wisconsin would have to pay for their own abortions as part of a new Republican bill.
March 13, 2017 - 8:58am
February 23, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Vets ask Walker to reverse course on prevailing wage issue; could snowstorm save Birkie?; 7 more state news stories
MADISON — Wisconsin veterans asked Gov. Scott Walker Wednesday to change his mind about eliminating the prevailing wage law for public projects. Last year, lawmakers scaled back the requirement that contractors pay construction workers a minimum wage similar to what union employees...
February 23, 2017 - 8:24am
February 22, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Evers, Holtz advance in state superintendent primary; weather blamed for western Wis. bridge collapse; 8 more state news stories
State public school Superintendent Tony Evers and challenger Lowell Holtz have advanced to the April fourth general election, after easy victories in Tuesday's primary.
February 22, 2017 - 8:41am
December 19, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Despite bitter cold, vast majority of schools are open; busiest mailing day of the year begins; and 10 more state news stories
Wisconsin is going through its second straight morning of bitter cold temperatures, but very few schools are closed. A quick check of TV stations around the Badger State shows that many small town districts in south central Wisconsin are opening two hours late Monday morning. Clinton...
December 19, 2016 - 8:53am
December 13, 2016
Moving into the new village hall
MAIDEN ROCK -- Attendees of the Dec. 5 Maiden Rock Village Board meeting took in the aroma of new drywall, paint, tile grout and fresh adhesive...
December 13, 2016 - 5:49pm
December 6, 2016
Trap team talks shooting range hopes
PRESCOTT -- There’s currently a sports team in a Pierce County school that travels more than 18 miles each way to practice. The Prescott High...
December 6, 2016 - 9:25am
October 14, 2016
UPDATE: New Richmond man being evaluated after five-hour stand-off ends peacefully
A tense situation ended peacefully early Wednesday, Oct. 11, in New Richmond after an hours-long incident involving an armed man. According to a press release issued by New Richmond Police Chief Craig Yehlik just before noon on Wednesday, the New Richmond Police Department received...
October 14, 2016 - 2:32pm
September 18, 2016
Suspect dead, 8 injured after mall stabbings in Minnesota
ST. CLOUD, Minn.—Eight people were injured and the suspect died at Crossroads Center on Saturday after an attack reported about 8:15 p.m. St....
September 18, 2016 - 10:52am
August 26, 2016
River Falls man charged with third OWI after being clocked at 122 mph
A River Falls driver clocked at more than 120 mph was arrested Wednesday after allegedly attempting to flee officers while driving drunk. Nicholas D. Carlson, 35, was arrested at about 11 p.m. after a high-speed pursuit that began on Interstate 94 and continued on to Highway 35 in...
August 26, 2016 - 2:31pm
June 18, 2016
Hudson native and Wisconsin Dept. of Health Services Secretary Kitty Rhoades has died
Hudson native (and resident) and Wisconsin Department of Health Services Secretary Kitty Rhoades died Saturday. She was 65 years old. She served...
June 18, 2016 - 4:14pm
June 6, 2016
No GOP foe for Ron Kind; economic slowdown possible; state saw fewer Memorial Day traffic deaths; 11 more state news stories
EAU CLAIRE -- For the first time, no Republican is running against U.S. House Democrat Ron Kind this fall -- and the GOP leader in Kind's western Wisconsin district says he's not surprised. Brian Westrate says the cost of a campaign would have been "astronomical," since Kind has...
June 6, 2016 - 8:20am
May 26, 2016
Freak highway incident in Eau Claire; state's corn should be mostly planted soon; wildfire risk plummets; 13 more state news stories
EAU CLAIRE -- A freak incident caused 21 vehicles to have their tires punctured on Interstate 94 near Eau Claire. The State Patrol was told just after 5 p.m. Wednesday that numerous vehicles were getting flat tires -- and it turned out that they all hit a square metal frame made...
May 26, 2016 - 8:08am