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Polar vortex redux? Forecasters say it could hit next week
Merry Netflix: 40 holiday movies to watch in December
UPDATE: Market conditions contribute to River Falls' nursing home's closure
Wisconsin roundup: Trump's 'Thank You Tour' comes to Wisconsin Tuesday; tuition hike ahead for some UW students; 6 more state news stories
Water meter mystery causes headache
crime and courts
Prep boys basketball: Prescott, Plum City/Elmwood, and Spring Valley all win
Ellsworth boys basketball: Panthers play cat and mouse game with Saints
Nine-day gun deer hunt season totals detailed
MBC prep wrestling: Panthers win first dual of season; Prescott falls to Somerset
Prep girls basketball: Free throws keep Plum City/Elmwood from staging comeback
VIDEO: Maiden Rock Old-fashioned Country Christmas
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
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 12/13/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TRENTON: 12/8/16 Planning Commission Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/8/16 Board of Health Meeting
TOWN OF TRENTON: 12/13/16 Town Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/14/16 Solid Waste Management Board Meeting Notice
Justin Dale Ogden, 32
Charlotte M. Bowen, 86
Audrey Cernohous, 78
JoAnn Stevens, 81
Ron Kind column: Commemorating Pearl Harbor
EDITORIAL (Dec. 7, 2016): A date which will live in infamy
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
Real Estate Showcase
April 24, 2009
Flynn's three-run homer gives Plum City 11-9 win over Mondovi
PLUM CITY - Ryan Flynn's bat was a dangerous weapon for the Plum City High School baseball team. The Blue Devil senior hits two home runs and...
April 24, 2009 - 11:53am
April 22, 2009
Third annual Freedom Run to be held April 29
PRESCOTT -- The third annual Freedom Run, benefiting the butterfly garden at Freedom Park, will be held from 1:45-2:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 29, in Prescott. All Prescott school children in grades four to six will again run/walk to raise money for the completion of the butterfly...
April 22, 2009 - 3:43pm
April 15, 2009
Bids: Sea Wing Park Improvements: Drainage/Access
SECTION 00030 ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS - DRAINAGE & ACCESS SEA WING PARK IMPROVEMENTS Sealed Bids for the construction of Sea Wing Park Improvements - Drainage & Access for the Town of Diamond Bluff in one contract, as follows: 173 LF 36" CL111 Storm Sewer 600 LF Silt Fence ...
April 15, 2009 - 4:49pm
January 28, 2009
Bids: Sea Wing Park Improvements: Fishing Piers
SECTION 00030 ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS SEA WING PARK IMPROVEMENTS - FISHING PIERS Sealed Bids for the construction of Sea Wing Park Improvements- Fishing Piers for the Town of Diamond Bluff in one contract, as follows: Medium Rip Rap (Fishing Piers) 1000 CY Breaker Run ...
January 28, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
Willow River State Park open for winter activities
Feeling a little supersized after massive doses of holiday delicacies? How about some outdoor fun at Willow River State Park in Hudson to firm up that silhouette? Your choices include Ice fishing, cross country skiing, sledding and winter camping. Trails maps can be snagged at the...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
November 12, 2008
Plum City park lighting set for Saturday, Nov. 29
PLUM CITY -- It was announced during the Plum City Village Board meeting last week that the Plum City Park lighting has been set for Saturday, Nov. 29. The lighting of the memorial lights will occur, along with a visit from Santa Claus. Memorial lights are still on sale through Friday,...
November 12, 2008 - 12:00am
October 24, 2008
Wisconsin State Parks, Trails and Forests seek to fill park manager jobs
Now may be the time for people interested in working as a park manager at a Wisconsin state park, trail or forest to get that dream job. Officials with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources say individuals interested in a position can take a park manager and natural resources...
October 24, 2008 - 12:00am
October 8, 2008
WDNR Photo 2010 Wisconsin State Park and Forest sticker design contest begins
Aspiring artists in Wisconsin high schools can begin submitting entries for a contest to have their original artwork selected as the design for the 2010 Wisconsin State Park and Forest Vehicle Admission Sticker. The winning design will be displayed on more than 150,000 vehicles,...
October 8, 2008 - 12:00am
October 7, 2008
Ellsworth Invite runs in River Falls
RIVER FALLS -- The parking lots at Hoffman Park were jammed with school buses and the nearby field was filled with cars. It looked like a major...
October 7, 2008 - 12:00am
October 6, 2008
New strategic plan will guide state park system for next 5 years
A recently completed strategic plan will guide management of the Wisconsin State Parks System over the next five years, according to officials with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. It emphasizes park services and amenities that park users and stakeholders told DNR...
October 6, 2008 - 12:00am
July 18, 2008
History and waterways meet at Glen Park
RIVER FALLS -- If all you experience are the upper reaches of Glen Park, you won't be disappointed. Children will gravitate to the historic pool, as they have for generations. A massive open space farther south allows plenty of room for football games or Frisbee tossing. There...
July 18, 2008 - 12:00am
July 17, 2008
Park Falls paper mill gets grant to help create energy from pulp waste
A Park Falls papermill plans to use a $30 million federal grant to help create all the energy it uses. The Flambeau River company is working on a first-of-its-kind facility in which pulp byproducts create the bio-fuels used in the paper-making process. Chief Executive Officer Butch...
July 17, 2008 - 9:00am
July 2, 2008
County cabin quarrel seems near an end
After a year-long dispute over state code compliance, three camping cabins at Pierce County's Nugget Lake Park may be available to the public yet this summer. An understanding has been reached with the Wisconsin Department of Commerce about the work needed to bring the cabins into...
July 2, 2008 - 12:00am
June 5, 2008
Center to offer summer programs
PRESCOTT -- The Great River Road Learning Center (GRRLC) at Freedom Park in Prescott is offering after summer school programs the week of June 16-20 for those in grades 1-6. Cost for the classes is $5 per class and $20 per week. The programs will run from 12:15-1:30 p.m. The week...
June 5, 2008 - 12:00am
June 3, 2008
Bases-loaded strikeout gives Brewers win; Hall wants out of Brew town
Prince Fielder homered in the eighth inning to give the Milwaukee Brewers a 4-3 win over Arizona last night at Miller Park. Salomon Torres loaded the bases in the ninth, as Bill Hall and Jason Kendall committed throwing errors, but Torres struck out Stephen Drew to end the game,...
June 3, 2008 - 9:00am