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WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Opponents of right-to-work outnumber supporters at state Assembly hearing
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WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers' Bush arrested for public intoxication, released with no charges
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wisconsin clinches share of Big Ten men's hoops title with win over State
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Gopher women's hoops lose regular season finale
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WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Kvapil's race car found after it was stolen in Georgia
Busting out: UWRF to expand dairy operations
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Valentine celebration held at care center
UWRF Africa Night Feb. 27
Journey House chili and concert this Friday
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TOWN OF MARTELL: 3/10/15 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 3/10/15 Town Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: 3/5/15 Highway Committee Special Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: Request for Proposal - Bridge & Trail Project
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: 3/12/15 Plan Commission Meeting
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December 5, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Man crashes truck into Mahnomen home
MAHNOMEN, Minn. -- A man was airlifted to a Fargo hospital with injuries after his truck crashed into a home near the Shooting Star Casino in Mahnomen Thursday afternoon. Sheriff Doug Krier says 31-year-old Dustyn Gjesvold of rural Waubun lost control of his truck, it jumped a...
December 5, 2014 - 4:09pm
Final Deer Advisory Council meeting Dec. 11
The Pierce County Deer Advisory Council will be holding its final meeting of the year 7-9 p.m., Dec. 11 at the Ellsworth High School library...
sports / outdoors
December 5, 2014 - 9:36am
December 3, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Snowmobile trails not open in northern Wisconsin
After some big snowstorms last month, you'd assume that snowmobile trails are wide open in northern Wisconsin -- and you'd be wrong.
December 3, 2014 - 9:11am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Vincent ordered to testify in Peterson appeal
NEW YORK -- NFL executive vice president Troy Vincent is being asked to testify in the appeal hearing of suspended Minnesota Vikings running...
December 3, 2014 - 8:58am
Recent season's buck harvest 8 percent behind last year, safest ever recorded; buck kill up in Pierce
MADISON -- Rule changes, eratic weather, were cited by WDNR officials as having contributed to a buck harvest down roughly 8 percent from a year ago and a 58 percent decline in antlerless deer in northern counties -- a "designed reduction" aimed at increasing the deer herd in the...
sports / outdoors
December 3, 2014 - 5:33am
December 2, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Woman's body found north of Pelican Rapids
PELICAN RAPIDS, Minn. -- The body of a 27-year-old woman was found Monday near outbuildings around the intersection of Otter Tail County Highway 4 and US Highway 59 north of Pelican Rapids. The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office says cause of death is undetermined at this time...
December 2, 2014 - 3:59pm
December 1, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: State gun-deer hunt safest on record
Wisconsin appears to have had its safest gun deer hunt on record. The Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel said it only has reports of three hunters being wounded during the nine-day season which ended yesterday. No one was shot to death. It was the fourth time in the last five years...
December 1, 2014 - 3:55pm
Young man bags his first deer
Jack Decheine, son of Jason and Laura Decheine of River Falls is shown with his very first deer shot on the morning of Friday, Nov. 28, in the Rush River Valley near Maiden Rock. The 8-pointer was taken while Jack was hunting with his father, Jason.
sports / outdoors
December 1, 2014 - 9:21am
November 30, 2014
Hunting dispute incident in Pepin County injures one, sends another to jail
PEPIN - The Pepin County Sheriff’s Department is still investigating a hunting incident which has left a hunter severely injured. T The Coalition for Community relations says 64-year-old Sao Lue Vang was hunting as he had for the last 20 years when the incident happened three...
November 30, 2014 - 9:42am
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Manure fuel plant in Waunakee cited for pollution
WAUNAKEE - A manure plant north of Madison is accused of releasing too much toxic formaldehyde and sulfur dioxide, earning almost 90 air pollution violations from the state. The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources accuses Clear Horizons of failing to report the excess emissions,...
November 30, 2014 - 9:21am
November 28, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Deer hunt still safe a one heading into final weekend
Wisconsin's deer hunt continues to be a relatively safe one. The state DNR said today that no shooting-related deaths occurred in the first five days of the nine-day gun season. But two hunters were wounded during that stretch -- one each in La Crosse and Portage counties. ...
November 28, 2014 - 4:19pm
November 27, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Invasive algae found in Waukesha County lake
WAUKESHA - The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has confirmed a new invasive algae called starry stonewort has been found in a lake in Waukesha County. Routine monitoring turned up the European algae in Little Muskego Lake. That algae was found for the first time in...
November 27, 2014 - 6:23am
November 26, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: White Thanksgiving on tap for state after today's snowfall
You're probably not dreaming of a White Thanksgiving -- but that's what most of Wisconsin is about to get. A band of snow is expected to move into the western part of the state this afternoon. One-to-two inches are in the forecast from La Crosse northward through tonight. The...
November 26, 2014 - 4:32pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Winter Weather Advisory for southern Minnesota
CHANHASSEN, Minn. - A winter weather advisory remains in effect for southern Minnesota today with snow extending into central parts of the state. It will be a cold night with lows around 10-below in the west and north, and down to zero in the southeast. Thanksgiving Day will...
November 26, 2014 - 4:21pm