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Area jobless rates remain low
New state work mandate causing 15,000 to lose food stamps; gun deer season ends with likely third fatality; 11 more Wisconsin news stories
Rep. Kind: International coalition needed to defeat ISIS; Thanksgiving Day crashes claim two lives; 9 more Wisconsin news stories
Help stamp out kids' hunger in Ellsworth
Two GOP lawmakers propose term limits; hunter killed by stray bullet; Arcadia mayor recalled; more Wisconsin news stories
crime and courts
Girls Basketball: Panthers fall to Osceola after tough second half
Boys Basketball: Cardinals set goals to be more competitive
Sports Scoreboard from Tuesday, Nov. 24
Boys Basketball: Prescott seeks another state tournament run
Boys Basketball: Prescott’s Hamilton draws Division 1 attention
Holiday concert by Lake Wobegon® Brass Band at UWRF
Red Kettle Campaign needs public's help to reach goal
New pastor values outreach to community over building
Shop with a Cop brings holiday cheer
Zion opens collection site for ‘Operation Christmas Child’
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 12/8/15 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF DIAMOND BLUFF: 12/10/15 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TRENTON: 12/7/15 Plan Commission Meeting
TOWN OF SALEM: 12/8/15 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF ELLSWORTH: 12/7/15 Town Board Meeting
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Gerald "Jerry" Knippenberg, 89
Joe Menter, 78
Thomas Murphy, 84
Marjorie Ann Hildebrandt, 86
Kathleen Vinehout column: Enjoying Thanksgiving on the farm
Ron Kind column: Fighting to improve rail safety
Kathleen Vinehout column: Wisconsin report card provides info on progress, problems
Sheila Harsdorf column: Legislature continues focus on reform, workforce development
Warren Petryk column: Petryk legislation passes the Assembly with bipartisan support
June 12, 2013
Famous state wrestlers on hand as Assembly passes Olympic wrestling resolution
MADISON - Some of Wisconsin's most famous wrestlers were on hand today, when the state Assembly voted unanimously to ask that the sport not be dropped from the Olympics. Lawmakers approved a resolution calling on the International Olympic Committee to keep a sport that's been a...
June 12, 2013 - 3:56pm
March 19, 2013
Afternoon State News Briefs: Plant named interim president of U.S. Speedskating
WEST ALLIS - A suburban Milwaukee native was named today as the interim president of U.S. Speed-skating. Mike Plant, who's from West Allis, is currently the executive vice president of baseball's Atlanta Braves. He'll take over immediately as the head of U.S. Speed-skating and its...
March 19, 2013 - 3:50pm
December 30, 2012
Hastings grad looks likely to qualify for the 2014 Winter Olympics
HASTINGS - Brad Stewart's dream of competing at the 2014 Winter Olympics looks more and more like a real possibility. The 1998 Hastings High...
News / sports
December 30, 2012 - 11:11am
August 13, 2012
Minnesota Sports Roundup: Rays go extras to sweep Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS -- The Tampa Bay Rays completed their three-game sweep of the Minnesota Twins yesterday scoring four runs in the top of the 10th...
August 13, 2012 - 8:49am
August 12, 2012
Whalen, Augustus leads U.S. women's hops team to gold medal
LONDON (The Sports Network) - For the fifth consecutive Olympics and seventh time in eight tries, the American women are gold medalists. Candace...
August 12, 2012 - 10:10am
River Falls woman attends Olympic games
LONDON - Carole Mottaz says her first visit to the Olympics won't be her last. "It was fantastic," she raved by telephone Sunday, Aug. 5,describing...
August 12, 2012 - 9:43am
August 9, 2012
Minnesota Olympic Roundup: Love pours in a double-double as the men's team wins easily
LONDON -- The U.S. men's Olympic basketball team cruised past Australia 119-86 last night to advance to the semifinals of the London Games. LeBron...
August 9, 2012 - 9:10am
August 8, 2012
Wednesday State Sports Briefs: First female official ever in the NFL takes field in Packers-Chargers game
GREEN BAY - Packers' defensive back Charles Woodson says it's "probably about time" that the NFL put a female official on the field. With the regular officials locked out in a contract dispute, Shannon Eastin will make history tomorrow night when she takes the field for the Packers-Chargers...
August 8, 2012 - 11:35am
US women's basketball team routs Canada, advances to semis
LONDON - The United States women's basketball team advanced to the Olympic semifinals with a 91-48 rout of Canada Tuesday afternoon. Diana Taurasi led the Americans with 15 points while Minnesota Lynx forward Maya Moore had 11 points, seven rebounds, four assists and four steals....
August 8, 2012 - 8:53am
August 7, 2012
Afternoon State Sports Briefs: Brewers look to win five straight at home
MILWAUKEE - It's been a year since the Milwaukee Brewers have won five straight home games. But they can achieve that feat tonight with a victory...
August 7, 2012 - 2:15pm
Taekwondo school with ties to the Olympics opens in Woodbury
WOODBURY - Stephanie Wright said it doesn't take much for the bully to target kids with low self-esteem. But it also takes a little bit of martial...
August 7, 2012 - 2:09pm
Morning State Sports Briefs: Przybilla signs contract with Bucks
MILWAUKEE - Former Bucks' center Joel Przybilla is coming back to Milwaukee. Media reports say the 7-1 center has agreed to a one-year free agent...
August 7, 2012 - 7:26am
August 6, 2012
Upper Midwest Olympic Update: Jager takes sixth in steeplechase
LONDON - Former University of Wisconsin runner Evan Jager took sixth yesterday in the finals of the Olympic men's steeple-chase in London. Jager...
August 6, 2012 - 6:30am
August 2, 2012
Morning State Sports Briefs: Rodgers pay well behind other top QBs
GREEN BAY - Aaron Rodgers may be the NFL's reigning MVP, but he's not being paid like it. The Green Bay quarterback is scheduled to get $29-and-a-quarter...
August 2, 2012 - 11:16am
Minnesota Olympic Roundup: Whalen has a big night for the US women's basketball team
LONDON -- Hutchinson native Lindsay Whalen came off the bench to spark a big finish to the third quarter for the United States women's basketball...
August 2, 2012 - 9:57am