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Filings for spring’s election opened Dec. 1
Hudson man charged in River Falls rape case
Minnesota adds PTSD to medical marijuana treatment
Wisconsin news: Walker to consider limiting recounts as Wisconsin effort enters second day; 10 more state news stories
Failure to yield factor in Ellsworth collision
crime and courts
Ellsworth Invitational: Hosts earn victory
Trap team talks shooting range hopes
Prep girls basketball: Cardinals grounded by zone
Prep boys basketball: Shots fall, Panthers earn road win
Prep boys basketball: Plum City/Elmwood grinds out a win; Spring Valley wins
Swedish Christmas celebration goes whole month long
PHOTOS: A Christmas Carol staged in new auditorium
'You get what you pay for' (part 1): The underfunding of long-term care facilities
'You get what you pay for' (part 3): Wages lead to staff shortages
‘Silent Night’ marks 20 years of holiday cheer
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 12/5/16 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/6/16 Information Services Committee Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 12/5/16 Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 12/7/16 Meeting Agenda
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Wallace J. Harvey Estate; Case No. 16PR75
Maxine Witt, 65
Vernon Anderson, 92
Cynthia Beebe, 64
Tim M. Blodgett, 76
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Nov. 30, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Nov. 30, 2016): The who, what, why, when and how matters
EDITORIAL (Nov. 23, 2016): Profiling? We can live with it
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Nov. 23, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Nov. 16, 2016): 'Disaster for democracy;' time to bury this relic
Real Estate Showcase
October 12, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: School leaders outline Act 10 fallout; Trump plans return to Wisconsin; 9 more state news stories
MILWAUKEE -- A survey of Wisconsin school superintendents shows that small rural districts are being hurt as they lose teachers to larger, higher paying districts. It's dubbed "free agency," similar to the way pro athletes move to other teams to cash in -- and the Milwaukee Journal...
October 12, 2016 - 2:14pm
December 22, 2015
Study: 1 in 3 Kewanee County wells is unsafe; Dems want shared governance restored to UW System; plus 12 more Wisconsin news stories
KEWANEE -- A study funded by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources showed that one-third of private water wells in Kewaunee County do not meet proper human health standards. About 320 of the county's water wells were tested last month, as part of a project by federal researchers...
December 22, 2015 - 9:04am
October 9, 2015
Wis. congressman rejects speaker bid; gender-neutral homecoming in Madison; state costs vary under Obamacare; six more state news stories
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Janesville Republican Paul Ryan has again said no to the House speaker's post. The Ways and Means chairman gave his first rejection just hours after GOP Speaker John Boehner announced his resignation. The Washington Post says Boehner asked Ryan Thursday to...
October 9, 2015 - 7:48am
September 18, 2015
Wisconsin braces for more rain; Walker campaign reboots with eye on Iowa; Favre gets company in elite club; six more statewide stories
SULLIVAN -- Folks in southern Wisconsin are bracing for a second straight night of torrential rains. Two-to-4 inches fell Thursday night between Madison and Kenosha. The National Weather Service says another inch or so is likely in the same places Friday night. A flash flood...
September 18, 2015 - 7:29am
August 20, 2015
State will pay nearly $10 million to settle Talgo train lawsuit; Crivitz H.S. to begin random drug-testing; 10 more Wisconsin news stories
MADISON -- Wisconsin will pay a Spanish manufacturer nearly $10 million to settle a lawsuit over high-speed trains. On Wednesday, the manufacturer, Talgo’s, attorneys filed a court document asking a Dane County Circuit Court judge to dismiss the case. The parties entered mediation...
August 20, 2015 - 9:12am
April 6, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UW men's hoops plays for first national title in 74 years
INDIANAPOLIS -- For the first time in 74 years, the University of Wisconsin men's basketball team is in the championship game. All they have to do is beat a Duke team which is playing its best basketball of the season – a Blue Devil team that beat the Badgers by 10 points last...
April 6, 2015 - 8:57am
April 3, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UW players resolve to get back at Kentucky for last year's Final Four loss
INDIANAPOLIS -- After last year's one-point loss to Kentucky, Wisconsin players are resolved to win their rematch against the Wildcats in tomorrow night's NCAA Division I Men's Basketball National Semifinal. Tip-off is at 7:49 p.m. and the game will be broadcast on TBS. But even...
April 3, 2015 - 8:32am
April 2, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Bucks get first win over Bulls in four years
MILWAUKEE -- The Milwaukee Bucks won their first game over the Chicago Bulls in Milwaukee in over five years, with a 95-91 victory last night....
April 2, 2015 - 9:29am
April 1, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Brewers' Opening Day starter Lohse gets final tune-up in spring training
MESA, Ariz. - The Milwaukee Brewers' Opening Day starter will get his final tune-up at Spring Training this afternoon. Right-hander Kyle Lohse will start for the Crew against the Chicago Cubs in an exhibition game. Lohse is 2-0 in Cactus League play with a 1.80 ERA -- numbers...
April 1, 2015 - 9:18am
March 31, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Bucks battered by Hawks 101-88
ATLANTA -- Milwaukee Bucks' coach Jason Kidd said his team was a "no-show" and "didn't play hard enough" in losing at Atlanta last night 101-88. It was the Bucks' 11th straight road defeat, as they reduced their lead to one-and-a-half games for the No. 6 Eastern Conference playoff...
March 31, 2015 - 9:11am
March 30, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UW's Kaminsky named to All-American team
MADISON - University of Wisconsin senior center Frank Kaminsky was the top selection today on the Associated Press All-America college basketball team. The 7-foot Kaminsky was the media's only unanimous first-team choice. Duke freshman Jahlil Okafor received all but one vote...
March 30, 2015 - 4:22pm
March 26, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers back out West again for NCAA regionals
LOS ANGELES -- It's almost deja-vu for the University of Wisconsin men's basketball team as it gets ready to play North Carolina tonight in the NCAA Sweet-16 round. For the second year in a row, the Badgers are in the West Regional in southern California -- although it's in Los...
March 26, 2015 - 8:53am
March 25, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: McCarthy reveals Packers' Nelson had hip surgery
PHOENIX -- Green Bay Packers' receiver Jordy Nelson had hip surgery sometime after appearing in his first Pro Bowl in late January. Packers' Head Coach Mike McCarthy was asked about it today at an NFC coaches' media breakfast at the league owners' meetings in Phoenix. A reporter...
March 25, 2015 - 2:39pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Middleton rallies Bucks to win over Miami
MILWAUKEE -- Khris Middleton hit a three-pointer at the final buzzer last night to give the Milwaukee Bucks an 89-88 home victory over Miami. The Bucks came back from 16 points down early in the fourth quarter, ending the game on an 18-3 run in the final six-and-a-half minutes....
March 25, 2015 - 9:04am
March 23, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UW takes on North Carolina in Sweet Sixteen
MADISON -- The University of Wisconsin will play in its fourth Sweet-16 round in the last five years in the NCAA Division I men's basketball tournament. The Badgers, the top seeds in the West, will head out to Los Angeles this week to play North Carolina on Thursday night. Tar...
March 23, 2015 - 4:41pm