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Prescott Police: Don't be in the park, after dark
Zimmerman still 'on guard' for taproom proposal
Sheriff's blotter: Hager City burglary, brick thrown through windshield
‘Most challenging dive to date’: Vehicle submerged in 1976 pulled from Mississippi River
Vehicle rolls over in ditch between Ellsworth and Red Wing
crime and courts
Ellsworth basketball: Swanson enjoying perks of Team Wisconsin
SCVBL: Garner shutout continues special Plum City summer
SCVBL recap: Hubbers hoping to start rolling
Trimbelle River project is complete
River Falls Days give local boxers chance for debut
Spring Valley Cardinals
'The signs were all there': Teen speaks out about diabetes diagnosis
St. Croix County Fair officially opens
It's 40 years for Beldenville Car Show & Swap Meet
Take your pick: City of Prescott, Library plant vegetables, flowers outside of Hall
Antique appraisal turns into big bucks
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/25/17 Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/20/17 Highway Committee Meeting Agenda
Ellsworth Com Sch Bd Spec Mtg 062717
Ellsworth Community School District
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 7/31/17 Special Board Meeting
Michael Freeman, 68
John F. McLaughlin, 46
Kathleen A. Fueker, 75
Judy M. Finn, 77
Ruby Mae Johnson, 83
Wildside column: Native plants escape correctional center
Editorial: Our sense of community is changing
Editorial: Herald building listed for sale
Viewpoint: Cheers to Wisconsin beer
Viewpoint: Talk is all health care at the art fair
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February 16, 2017
Ron Kind column: Higher Education Action Plan
Wisconsinites have seen that to find a good paying job in this changing economy you need to have access to affordable higher education. This...
February 16, 2017 - 9:58am
February 7, 2017
Kathleen Vinehout column: School funding is about more than money
“Public education in Wisconsin should provide high quality learning for all children no matter who they are or where they live,” Eau Claire...
February 7, 2017 - 9:36am
February 3, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Kind joins House GOP in striking down Obama gun restriction; UW to review ban on considering criminal records for admissions; and 10 more state news stories
WASHINGTON, DC -- La Crosse Democrat Ron Kind joins House Republicans in striking down a rule that stops at least some Social Security disability recipients from buying guns. Kind joined four Wisconsin Republicans Thursday in dropping Barack Obama's rule to force the Social Security...
February 3, 2017 - 8:43am
February 1, 2017
Kathleen Vinehout column: Who has been watching spending at DOT?
“Let me see how much you spent,” my mother said when I returned from the store. As the oldest of five children, I was often sent to the...
February 1, 2017 - 12:22pm
Ron Kind column: Standing up for Wisconsin farmers
Those of us in rural Wisconsin know that one of the most important bills for growing our local economy and creating jobs is the Farm Bill, which...
February 1, 2017 - 12:17pm
Wisconsin roundup: Harley denies report that it didn't want Trump with protesters; Parents of kids with seizures again push for pot oil treatment; and 11 more state news stories
MILWAUKEE -- Harley Davidson denies a CNN report that President Donald Trump canceled a visit to Milwaukee for Thursday because the company was not "comfortable" hosting him amid protests. White House spokeswoman Stephanie Grisham confirms the cancellation, and CNN cites an unnamed...
February 1, 2017 - 8:31am
January 31, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Beloit College leader after threats: ‘Let us reject hate;' UW advises Muslim students not to leave U.S.; and 11 more state news stories
BELOIT -- Beloit College president Scott Bierman tells his campus community, "Let us reject hate together." That's after threats against two students at campus dorm rooms since last Friday. The private school says an anti-Semitic note was slipped past the door of a student's room...
January 31, 2017 - 7:36am
January 30, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: State will soon seek Medicaid changes for childless adults; Feds: State ACT exam inadequate for federal accountability; and 11 more state news stories
MADISON -- Childless adults would pay more for Medicaid, take drug tests and have their coverage limited to four years in a request the state will soon make to the Trump administration. State Medicaid director Michael Heifetz tells the Wisconsin State Journal the feds will soon be...
January 30, 2017 - 8:53am
January 25, 2017
Ron Kind column: Stop fleecing Wisconsin taxpayers
During my time working for the late Wisconsin Sen. Bill Proxmire, I was proud to research wasteful government programs to give his “Golden...
January 25, 2017 - 2:33pm
Ron Kind column: One Wisconsin family's story
While working on a school assignment with her son about her great-uncle’s service in Pearl Harbor, Eau Claire County resident Tari started...
January 25, 2017 - 2:15pm
Warren Petryk column: Optimistic about additional funds in state revenue projections
Rep. Warren Petryk (R-Eleva), along with his Republican colleagues, have come forth with a plan for long-term transportation funding solutions as well as providing additional tax relief for the citizens of Wisconsin.
January 25, 2017 - 1:25pm
Kathleen Vinehout column: Audits raise cautions about pension fund management
“GOOD NEWS” read the text with a short article about how our pension funds grew 8.5 percent. My friend forwarded the article with a cryptic note, “apparently the lies keep working.”
January 25, 2017 - 1:18pm
January 17, 2017
Caucus identifies challengers for Bay City board
BAY CITY -- A man involved in a proposed nature trail dispute with the village of Bay City will be on the April 4 ballot for Bay City Village...
January 17, 2017 - 1:50pm
Kathleen Vinehout column: Thinking anew about education
Two six-graders recently showed me around their classrooms. Desks were not in straight rows. Students were not waiting their turn with raised hands. I looked around the room. There actually were no desks at all, but tables and different types of chairs.
January 17, 2017 - 10:29am
Greater St. Croix Valley Legislative Day set for Feb. 8
MADISON -- Leaders from Dunn, Pierce, Polk and St. Croix counties will travel to the state capitol in Madison on Wednesday, Feb. 8, for the annual Greater St. Croix Valley Legislative Day.
January 17, 2017 - 7:00am