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Big freshman class overflowing UWRF dorms, classrooms and cafeterias
Annual outdoor art exhibition set for Oct. 4-5
UW-River Falls makes Sierra Club's 'Cool Schools' list
Former Junior Redbirds coach charged with felony child sex crimes
Wisconsin roundup: Wisconsin gets sweltering heat for first day of Fall; and more state news stories
crime and courts
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
Hectic week tests cross country runners
First quarter onslaught too much for E-PC
Spring Valley Cardinals
'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
St. Paul's UCC to celebrate 150 years
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 9/27/17 Special Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 9/26/17 Board Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: Public Notice- Liquor Lic. App., Papa Tronnio's
PIERCE COUNTY: TAX DEED LAND SALE
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 7/10/17 Bd Minutes
Francis J. and Helen H. Ptacek
Myrtle I. Pechuman, 82
Joyce B. Graham, 82
Francis A. Gray, 84
Carl A. Schneider, 54
Viewpoint: State budget sent to governor
Letters: Be careful what you wish for; Nice billboard, wrong county
Viewpoint: Problems left for the next budget writers
Letter: Why not hear us out about Prairie View?
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September 13, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Clinton says campaign didn't blow off Badger State; 7 more state news stories
NEW YORK — Democrat Hillary Clinton insists that her presidential campaign did not ignore Wisconsin and the industrial Midwest last year. ...
September 13, 2017 - 8:15am
September 11, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Clayton police chief accused of sexual misconduct; 10 more state news stories
CLAYTON — A small town police chief in western Wisconsin has been arrested and charged with sexual misconduct. Grant Pickard faces four charges,...
September 11, 2017 - 8:36am
September 7, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Catfish caught on St. Croix River sets Minn. record; 11 more state news stories
STILLWATER — A flathead catfish caught on the St. Croix River at the Wisconsin border has set a new record for Minnesota.
September 7, 2017 - 12:23pm
August 30, 2017
Corps changes operations at Lock and Dam 8 to deter Asian carp invasion
ST. PAUL — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, recently changed how it operates Lock and Dam 8 on the Mississippi River...
August 30, 2017 - 11:50am
August 25, 2017
Minn. DNR to open two new campgrounds at state parks
ST. PAUL — The new $7.4 million Minneiska campground at Whitewater State Park — featuring 40 sites with electrical hookups, four non-electric...
August 25, 2017 - 9:16am
August 6, 2017
A symbol of wilderness
Minnesota's state bird, the common loon, is considered a symbol of wilderness. Its unique call, heard day or night, signals the return of summer...
August 6, 2017 - 8:00am
June 22, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Girl survives 40-foot fall from cliff at state park; 9 more state news stories
SHERWOOD — A fire department captain says a 14-year-old girl is lucky to be alive after she and her mountain bike fell 40 feet from a cliff...
June 22, 2017 - 1:08pm
June 8, 2017
Restoring bluebirds in Wisconsin for over 30 years
The Bluebird Restoration Association of Wisconsin is celebrating its 31st year of success in restoring the populations of the Eastern bluebird...
June 8, 2017 - 9:26am
May 25, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: St. Croix no-wake zone among high-water river developments; 9 more state news stories
Recent rains have closed parks on the Mississippi River, just as Memorial Day weekend visitors are about to arrive. The state DNR says some...
May 25, 2017 - 9:03am
May 11, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Ryan says Trump lost confidence in Comey; state Senate votes to keep tabs on DOT; 8 more state news stories
WASHINGTON — House Speaker Paul Ryan of Janesville says fired FBI Director James Comey lost the confidence of many Republicans and Democrats — and that's why President Donald Trump let him go.
May 11, 2017 - 11:01am
April 13, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Jakubowski manifesto calls government 'gang of terrorists'; 9 more state news stories
MILWAUKEE — As the search continues for alleged gun thief Joseph Jakubowski, a Milwaukee TV station says it has obtained 35 pages of his anti-government...
April 13, 2017 - 9:35am
April 6, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Birch tree thefts causing stir; state Senate relaxes high-capacity well rules; 9 more state news stories
The state DNR is meeting Thursday with law enforcement, county foresters and others to see what can be done to reduce the stealing of birch trees....
April 6, 2017 - 9:11am
March 17, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Ellsworth among 6 cities to hold Walker budget hearings; man accused of poisoning wife with Visine; 9 more state news stories
MADISON — Six public hearings, including one in Pierce County, have been scheduled across Wisconsin on Gov. Scott Walker's state budget proposal. The first hearing will be held April 3 at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville. That will be followed by one on April 5 at State...
March 17, 2017 - 12:49pm
March 16, 2017
Invasive Asian carp confirmed in St. Croix River
For the first time, an invasive silver carp has been captured in the St. Croix River. The carp, one of several invasive species of so-called...
March 16, 2017 - 4:08pm
March 13, 2017
Early season signs are everywhere
WILLMAR, Minn. — Amy Rager spotted the first drops of sap seeping from a wound on the sugar maple tree on her Chippewa County farm, and...
March 13, 2017 - 3:00pm