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Change in testimony delays Red Wing murder trial
Wisconsin roundup: Western Wis. ice angler survives thin-ice incident; more state news stories
Movies drive exchange student to see America
Pierce County Sheriff's blotter: Attempted arson in Ellsworth; Gunshot reports
Highway 61 traffic will be detoured overnight Dec. 14 for bridge demolition work
crime and courts
VIDEO: SCC tops Prescott 60-53
Prescott barely passes Ellsworth for 46th straight MBC win
Prep wrestling: Thursday, Dec. 7 roundup
VIDEO: Prescott edges Ellsworth 77-73
Frustration looms over winless Cardinals
spring valley cardinals
Old school Vegas in Prescott
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Gallery: A snowy day for pumpkins
United Way calls for grant applications
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
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VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 12/18/17 Plan Comm. Hearing - Verizon (Proposed Tower)
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 12/12/17 Town Board Meeting
ELLSWORTH COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/11/17 School Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: 11/14/17 County Board Minutes
TOWN OF DIAMOND BLUFF: 12/14/17 Town Board Meeting
Francis "Mickey" Traynor
Russell L. Hinshaw
Dennis Larry Johnson
Letters to the editor: Children and abuse; Suppression
Column: How do we respond to letters to the editor?
A view from an economist: Use of data
Viewpoint: Last week to sign up for health care open enrollment
Viewpoint: Free tuition for two-year and tech colleges means freedom to learn
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November 30, 2017
'We're at the beginning': Water group’s recommendations focus on future
In December 2016, the St. Croix County Board established a committee to study ground and surface water quality. The group, established in place...
November 30, 2017 - 7:25pm
November 27, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: $300M La Crosse project points to Kwik Trip expansion; more state news stories
LA CROSSE — A convenience store chain's announcement of a $300 million project in western Wisconsin falls in line with its plans to open 40-50...
November 27, 2017 - 8:57am
November 24, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Body found at Interstate Park ID’d as missing kayaker; more state news stories
ST. CROIX FALLS — A body found by deer hunters on the Wisconsin side of Interstate State Park was identified as a missing Twin Cities kayaker....
November 24, 2017 - 8:58am
November 23, 2017
Reactions mixed on water group recommendations — now what?
Jody Lenz pulled one side of the bench away from her long dining room table and sat down. Across the table against the wall, next to the hutch,...
November 23, 2017 - 5:00pm
November 22, 2017
Construction turns up century-old cemetery near Hastings
Sandra and Jim Herkenratt looked forward to having neighbors. For 38 years, the couple's home in Nininger township faced only an expansive farm...
November 22, 2017 - 7:39pm
Wisconsin roundup: State deer kill down 12 percent from last year’s opening weekend; more state news stories
MADISON — Wisconsin hunters shot 12 percent fewer deer in the opening weekend of the nine day gun season, continuing a downward spiral that...
November 22, 2017 - 10:02am
Ag agent issue enters holding pattern in Pierce County
Pierce County Board members finalized the 2018 budget without adding money for an agricultural agent — but left the door open for that...
November 22, 2017 - 8:28am
November 21, 2017
Prairie Island nuclear plant completes refueling outage and maintenance projects
The Prairie Island Nuclear Generating Plant resumed operations Nov. 20 after employees and contractors finished refueling and maintenance projects...
November 21, 2017 - 8:00pm
Wisconsin roundup: Old remark by Zimmerman raises criticism; girl, 6, bags buck; more state news stories
RIVER FALLS — A state representative who's trying to get elected to the Senate is the latest public figure to be questioned about his attitudes...
November 21, 2017 - 9:17am
November 20, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: DNR to post opening weekend deer harvest totals Tuesday; more state news stories
MADISON — The state DNR expects on Tuesday to release how many deer were shot during the opening weekend of the nine day gun season.
November 20, 2017 - 8:24am
November 19, 2017
They came home here as children
Diana Machado came to Red Wing when she was 7 years old. She doesn't remember much about her childhood in El Salvador, except for the violence...
November 19, 2017 - 9:00am
November 17, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: DNR warns hunters of emerald ash borer-weakened trees; more state news stories
EAU CLAIRE — As 600,000 deer hunters hit the woods this weekend, they'll have to be more careful about where they put their tree stands.
November 17, 2017 - 9:16am
November 16, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Third western Wis. school threat probed; more state news stories
MENOMONIE — Police in western Wisconsin are investigating a third high school threat within the past week.
November 16, 2017 - 11:23am
November 15, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Ag gonna happen — Walker says ‘Dairyland’ slogan staying on plates; more state news stories
MADISON — Gov. Scott Walker says Wisconsin will continue to be "America's Dairyland." The Republican governor told Wisconsin Farm Report...
November 15, 2017 - 9:50am
November 13, 2017
Wis. plow driver spots house on fire, helps owner get to safety
River Falls and other firefighters and emergency responders were sent to the scene of a structure fire near N7521 Highway 65, in the town of...
November 13, 2017 - 2:44pm