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April 24, 2014
Ray Weitz started last week as Pierce County’s new Human Resources Director. He succeeded Sandy Langer, who retired at the end of 2013. (Herald photo by Jason Schulte)
Weitz new county's HR director, happy to be back in Wisconsin
April 24, 2014 - 10:05am
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICAL ROUNDUP: GOP field now down to three for those wanting to replace Ron Kind
April 24, 2014 - 9:14am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Post-shooting audio tape: "I don't see them as human"
April 24, 2014 - 9:04am
April 23, 2014
Land Stewardship Project member Marilyn Frauenkron Bayer discusses the dangers of silica sand mining Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at a news conference in Red Wing, Minn. She was part of a group of southeastern Minnesota residents who traveled to the Capitol by bus to deliver a petition calling for stronger mining regulations. (Forum News Service photo by Michael Brun)
Petition calls for two-year frac sand ban: Gov. Dayton won't go it alone
April 23, 2014 - 9:22am
Letter from Sen. Vinehout: Health Advocates inform and challenge lawmakers
April 23, 2014 - 9:17am
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Sen. Grothman wants to revive his proposal for banning affirmative action
April 23, 2014 - 9:10am
CRIME AND COURT ROUNDUP: Appeals court upheld Buffalo County's approval for a frac-sand mine
April 23, 2014 - 9:01am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Minnesota college student found dead in North Dakota River
April 23, 2014 - 8:53am
April 22, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Underground explosion evacuates Milwaukee market
April 22, 2014 - 3:10pm
County Board approves 911 merger talks
April 22, 2014 - 9:58am
Rep. Petryk announces bid for re-election
April 22, 2014 - 9:37am
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Wisconsin's milk production has dropped for the fifth month in a row
April 22, 2014 - 9:32am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: UW-RF student found dead last week near Stillwater has been identified
April 22, 2014 - 9:06am
April 21, 2014
County board names committee members
April 21, 2014 - 10:07am
County board names committee members
April 21, 2014 - 10:06am
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