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New building at Wieser Concrete rising up
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Two from Wisconsin killed by Lake Superior waves
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Missing man found dead in Lake Superior
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: One dead, one missing on Lake Superior near Tofte
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Study shows CWD vaccine partly successful
crime and courts
Pierce County prep teams active during Holiday Week
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Rodgers working through calf injury, flu
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wild woes continue as they lose to Flyers 5-2
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Milwaukee downed by Charlotte 108-101
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Bucks look to match last season's win total
Participate in our holiday coloring contest
Prescott UCC hosts Bethlehem Peace Light
Cottage Grove soldier returns to surprise sister before Christmas
Santa and his helper in Plum City
Prescott EMS Director says thank you to the public
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF EL PASO: 1/24/15 Town Caucus
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/30/14 Budget & Finance Comm. Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 1/7/15 Hearing - WISC Rezone
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: Prescott Fire & EMS Association - Position Open
TOWN OF EL PASO: Ordinance 2014-01 - Implements of Husbandry
Terry Elizabeth Young, 62
LaVaughn (Connie) Gotzman, 88
Helen Grace Bengtson, 90
Gregg E. Martin, 64
Get Out! Deals
October 31, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Over 240,000 absentee ballots already cast in election
MADISON - Around one of every ten ballots projected for Tuesday's elections in Wisconsin have already been cast. The state Government Accountability Board said over 240,000 absentee ballots have been cast as of this morning. Those are in municipalities using a statewide registration...
October 31, 2014 - 5:18pm
October 29, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Killer of Wisconsin student at Purdue commits suicide
MICHIGAN CITY, Ind. - Cody Cousins -- the Purdue University student who killed a fellow student from Wisconsin -- has killed himself in his prison cell. The Indiana Corrections Department said the 24-year-old Cousins died a half-hour after he was found unresponsive on Tuesday...
October 29, 2014 - 4:46pm
October 24, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Woman arrested, victim's husband released in Fond Du Lac Reservation killing
STONEY BROOK, Minn. -- Detectives looking into the murder of a 31-year-old woman found dead on the Fond Du Lac reservation near Cloquet say a woman has now been charged in the case. 21-year-old Lydia Barney is facing second degree murder charges in the death of 31-year-old Waubunoquay...
October 24, 2014 - 3:39pm
October 23, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Appeals court will not restore lawsuit against John Doe probe
An appeals court said today it would not consider restoring a federal lawsuit which challenged the state's John Doe probe into the recall elections against Governor Scott Walker and other Republicans. The Seventh Circuit appellate court in Chicago said no to having the court...
October 23, 2014 - 4:00pm
Land Conservation accepting orders for tree program
The Pierce County Land Conservation Department is accepting orders for the 2014-2015 Pierce County Tree Program.
news / region
October 23, 2014 - 9:50am
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Voters in select Wisconsin communities to decide next month if they support banning corporate money for campaigns
Voters in a number of Wisconsin communities will be asked next month if they support a U-S constitutional amendment to resume a ban on corporate...
news / government
October 23, 2014 - 9:33am
October 20, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Early voting reported robust in Madison, Milwaukee
Early voting was said to be robust today in Wisconsin's two largest cities. Officials had steady streams of voters in line this morning at Milwaukee's only in-person absentee voting facility, the Zeidler Municipal Building. In Madison, Democratic Secretary of State Douglas La...
October 20, 2014 - 5:27pm
County ramps up for Trenton Island improvements
On behalf of Pierce County, the Pierce County Parks Committee is pleased to announce the beginning of major improvements to the Trenton Island...
sports / outdoors
October 20, 2014 - 9:22am
October 17, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Lone Rock woman charged with falsifying cancer diagnosis to raise money
BARABOO - Prosecutors in southern Wisconsin said a woman faked a diagnosis of cancer to raise over $50,000 from charities and individual donors. Theresa Strub, 29, of Lone Rock is charged in Sauk County with seven felonies -- one charge of identity theft and the rest, theft-by-fraud....
October 17, 2014 - 3:44pm
October 15, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Latest MU poll shows governor's race back to even
The Wisconsin governor's race is back to dead even. The latest Marquette University Law School poll released this afternoon shows that Republican incumbent Scott Walker and Democrat Mary Burke are both at 47-percent among likely voters. Two weeks ago, Walker jumped out to a five-point...
October 15, 2014 - 4:58pm
October 10, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Corn harvest estimates rising
Wisconsin corn farmers are expected to produce even more than what was projected last month -- when an 11-percent increase was forecast. The...
October 10, 2014 - 5:39pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Mann shot by officer at St. Anthony mobile home park
ST. ANTHONY -- One man is dead after an officer-involved shooting overnight in the Minneapolis suburb of Saint Anthony. Police were called to a mobile home park late Thursday night where witnesses reported hearing gunshots. SWAT officers approached the trailer and the suspect...
October 10, 2014 - 5:18pm
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Frac-sand mine owner says blame is not warranted for mine problems
INDEPENDENCE - The owner of a frac-sand mine that was ordered to be shut down this week said Trempealeau County officials pointed their fingers at the wrong people. The Texas parent firm of Superior Silica Sand said the order was issued in error, and it was apparently intended...
October 10, 2014 - 10:49am
October 8, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Body of missing boater found off Milwaukee's shore
The body of a missing boater has been found in Lake Michigan, about a mile off the shores of Milwaukee. He's been identified as 48-year-old Joseph Kiehm of Glendale. Kiehm was last seen September 16th when he went sailing on the lake. He was later reported missing, and the...
October 8, 2014 - 4:33pm
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Two more deer found to have chronic wasting disease
Two more deer in Wisconsin have been found to have chronic wasting disease. Both were on private land.
news / region
October 8, 2014 - 9:50am