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Maiden Rock man charged with sixth OWI
Wisconsin roundup: Dems slam Walker for jumping into NFL anthem fray; should state drop 'Dairyland' from plates?; more state news stories
River States Truck and Trailer named to the Deloitte Wisconsin 75
Wisconsin roundup: Packers fans ponder future after Rodgers injury; lawmaker takes aim at roadmaps; more state news stories
Ellsworth police: May I use your shower?
crime and courts
Kummer sisters share volleyball skills and sarcastic, sibling banter
Northwoods League makes it official
Prescott's Hauenstein and Rieken earn all-conference honors
Ellsworth football relies on defense to advance to playoffs
Feuerhelm makes Ellsworth girls golf history with state score of 188
Spring Valley Cardinals
CVTC clinic offers free dental care for veterans
Seven seniors present BFA thesis exhibitions at UW-River Falls
Friends of Library to hold open house
Q&A: It's flu season — here's what you need to know
Snap decisions: Ellsworth teen stops potentially devastating fire
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PIERCE COUNTY: 10/24/17 Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 10/24/17 Special Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF EL PASO: Ordinance 2017-01 (450th Ave. Speed Limit)
PIERCE COUNTY: 9/26/17 Board Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF TRIMBELLE: 11/7/17 Budget Hearing
Earl Ludwig Anderson
Carl Anthony Schneider
Thomas A. Bartlett
Carl Anthony Schneider
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January 25, 2017
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
January 16, 2017
Recount costs show Pierce County well under budget
Presidential recount estimates far exceeded their actual costs in many Wisconsin counties, including several in western Wisconsin. With 71 of 72 counties’ results turned in, the recount costs tallied $1.86 million, according to Wisconsin Elections Commission data. Estimates provided...
January 16, 2017 - 8:00am
January 11, 2017
Election filings bring five races so far
PIERCE COUNTY -- The deadline for filing candidacy papers to appear on the Tuesday, April 4 ballot passed at 5 p.m. Jan. 3, with five races developing so far in Pierce County. Filings indicate contests will take place in the villages of Elmwood and Ellsworth, the city of River Falls,...
January 11, 2017 - 9:14am
January 10, 2017
Kathleen Vinehout column: Who should pay to protect and encourage fish and wildlife?
Wisconsin is number one in hunting! Don’t take it from me. The Department of Natural Resources has studies to back it up. A new DNR report...
January 10, 2017 - 1:12pm
Kathleen Vinehout column: What it's like to be a new legislator
“Good morning, Senator,” said a Capitol staffer. It took me a moment to realize the man was talking to me. That was 10 years ago. Last week...
January 10, 2017 - 1:03pm
January 3, 2017
Top 10 stories of 2016: Scott Walker is all ears in Elmwood
ELMWOOD -- Gov. Scott Walker visited the Elmwood Auditorium Tuesday, May 31 for an invite-only listening session as part of his “2020 Vision...
January 3, 2017 - 2:34pm
December 28, 2016
Kathleen Vinehout column: Looking forward to the challenges of 2017
The turn of the calendar to 2017 brings us hope for better prospects in our public affairs. I am particularly inspired this season for the many...
December 28, 2016 - 1:02pm
Kathleen Vinehout column: Looking back on 2016
We settled into a deep freeze this past weekend. After a long glorious autumn, the third week of December brought frigid temperatures not usually...
December 28, 2016 - 12:51pm
December 20, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Walker supports Constitutional Convention renewed proposal would reduce child support paid by the wealthy; and 11 state news stories
MADISON — There's more talk in Wisconsin about a convention to amend the U.S. Constitution. Republican Gov. Scott Walker was asked about it during a recent telephone town hall meeting. Despite disagreements from some law professors, Walker says he's convinced a convention could...
December 20, 2016 - 11:09am
December 19, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Despite bitter cold, vast majority of schools are open; busiest mailing day of the year begins; and 10 more state news stories
Wisconsin is going through its second straight morning of bitter cold temperatures, but very few schools are closed. A quick check of TV stations around the Badger State shows that many small town districts in south central Wisconsin are opening two hours late Monday morning. Clinton...
December 19, 2016 - 8:53am