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Man charged in alleged Saturday night attack: Kirkland facing multiple felonies
With $1 million in back pay looming, State Patrol cuts guv's security team, rescinds raises; Five overdose on synthetic pot; Nine more state news stories
High speed chase reaches speeds over 100 mph
Students return to budget-slashed campus
Walker: 'I didn't say I want a Canadian wall'; UW Center wins $20 million NSF grant; officials get push-back on Bucks' Arena taxing plans; more Wisconsin news
crime and courts
Ellsworth cruises against Colfax
Sports scoreboard: Ellsworth tennis loses to Lake City Monday
Spring Valley shakes slow start in win over Elmwood-Plum City
Sports scoreboard from Thursday, August 27
Improvement shows in Raiders home quad Thursday
Like ‘fish-out-of-water’, Ladnier’s getting feet wet
Totally Awesome 80s makes for rocking celebration
An El Paso-style, country good time
Certain ‘glow’ for goers who know good things grow
River Falls, get ready, playtime is here
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY VETERANS SERVICE COMMITTEE: 9/3/15 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 9/9/15 Highway Committee Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF TRIMBELLE: 9/8/15 Town Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 9/16/15 Hearing - Sludge Disposal Permit
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 9/8/15 Town Board Meeting
Bruce Wayne Lindquist, 44
Gladys "Kitty" Inez Peterson, 89
Robert Russell Dopp, 37
Howard Harvey Murphy, 96
Warren Petryk column: Interstate compact medical legislation
Ron Kind column: Back to school
Kathleen Vinehout column: Health still a top political issue
Kathleen Vinehout column: Lack of rural Broadband frustrates fair-goers
Sheila Harsdorf column: Delivering on property tax relief
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