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Ellsworth police: Credit Adjusters fraud; Possible vandalism
Police: Woman sent threatening social media messages to herself with spoofed phone number
Wisconsin roundup: State’s jobless rate now at record-low 2.9 percent; more state news stories
Prescott Police: Juveniles caught vaping; Police escorts
Wisconsin roundup: Assembly passes juvenile justice bill, more key votes on tap; more state news stories
crime and courts
Ellsworth softball: Like-minded Panthers ready for another groundbreaking season
GALLERY: Relive Prescott's shining moment
National Eagle Center introduces newest bald eagle ambassador: Latsch
VIDEO: 'Our goal is to win a gold ball'
WIAA boys basketball: Cards take care of business in semifinals
spring valley cardinals
Old school Vegas in Prescott
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Gallery: A snowy day for pumpkins
United Way calls for grant applications
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY: 3/27/18 County Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 2018 Ethics Board Opening
TOWN OF ELLSWORTH: 3/26/18 Public Test of Voting Equipment
TOWN OF TRIMBELLE: 3/26/18 Public Test of Voting Equipment
TOWN OF TRIMBELLE: 2/10/18 Board Meeting Minutes
Downtown Prescott adds new restaurant in Lucille's
Brickyard owner thankful for support as she shuts down
New lumberyard to open in Ellsworth
Developing a successful financing request for your small business
Heritage of Elmwood getting closer to remodeling
Place a Business Announcement
James H. Brenner
Kimberly A. Finley
Lloyd C. Fisher
Lucille Leone Gwilt Heintz
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
A Personal Note From Denny
Superintendent's column: Operational referendum explained
Viewpoint: Giving a voice to people who live with disabilities
Letters to the editor: Third grader needs your help; Prescott election info
Editorial: Light the way for democracy
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May 25, 2017
Western Wisconsin lawmaker eyes gubernatorial bid
The state budget is slowly taking shape in Madison as lawmakers enter the session's home stretch. But not for Kathleen Vinehout. She's already...
May 25, 2017 - 8:32am
May 23, 2017
Four apply to be next St. Croix County sheriff
Four western Wisconsin residents will vie to become the next St. Croix County sheriff. Gov. Scott Walker's office released a list of the applicants...
May 23, 2017 - 2:08pm
May 12, 2017
Walker expected to talk re-election plans Saturday at state convention
Gov. Scott Walker is expected to announce he is ready to run for re-election in 2018, according to excerpts from a speech the Republican is scheduled...
May 12, 2017 - 2:57pm
April 20, 2017
'Very persistent' Prescott teacher has lured U.S. senators to school since the '90s
PRESCOTT — The U.S. Senate has been called the most exclusive club in the world. On consecutive days last week, Prescott High School was...
April 20, 2017 - 1:14pm
April 19, 2017
Joint Finance Committee hearing underway in Ellsworth
ELLSWORTH — Hundreds of area residents, activists and community leaders packed the stands Wednesday at Ellsworth High School’s gym, where...
April 19, 2017 - 11:46am
April 18, 2017
Prescott students press the issues with U.S. Sen. Johnson
PRESCOTT — U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson laid out the ground rules immediately. "Anything's fair game," he told students last week during a question-and-answer...
April 18, 2017 - 2:17pm
February 28, 2017
‘The law is silent, but we won’t be'; Local political group hosts virtual town hall meeting
RIVER FALLS -- In the basement of the River Falls Public Library, local constituents held a virtual town hall Thursday, Feb. 23, in hopes that...
February 28, 2017 - 3:49pm
February 2, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Fatal interstate crash victim identified; Walker: Trump interested in taking state's union limits national; and 11 more state news stories
MENOMONIE -- A Kentucky man killed in a western Wisconsin Interstate crash has been identified as 36-year-old Clint Huff of Franklin. The State Patrol continues to investigate the mishap, which occurred Tuesday night on westbound Interstate 94 near Menomonie. Troopers say Huff was...
February 2, 2017 - 8:44am
December 13, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Wisconsin plunges into the deep freeze; Sanders says Trump win shows middle class 'desperation'; and 10 more state news stories
In just a matter of weeks, Wisconsin turns from a September mild to a January deep freeze. The mercury plunged to 13 below by 6 a.m. Tuesday at Cumberland in northwest Wisconsin, with subzero temperatures as far south as Viroqua in the coldest morning of the season by far. Places...
December 13, 2016 - 11:10am
November 23, 2016
Judge blocks Obama rule extending overtime pay
A federal judge on Tuesday blocked an Obama administration rule to extend mandatory overtime pay to more than 4 million workers from taking effect, imperiling one of the outgoing president's signature achievements for boosting wages. U.S. District Judge Amos Mazzant in Sherman, Texas,...
November 23, 2016 - 9:08am
November 9, 2016
It’s Harsdorf again for District 10
Republican State Sen. Sheila Harsdorf continued her winning streak — which dates back to 1988 — with a win over Democratic Challenger Diane...
November 9, 2016 - 12:54pm
Zimmerman wins in District 30
Republican candidate Shannon Zimmerman won the State Assembly seat in District 30 with 56 percent of the votes Tuesday night, according to St....
November 9, 2016 - 1:41am
November 8, 2016
Johnson surges to victory in final days
Russ Feingold waited six years in the wings, hoping to unseat the man who handed him a decisive loss. On Tuesday, Wisconsin voters declined to...
November 8, 2016 - 11:35pm
October 29, 2016
Three U.S. Senate candidates want your vote
Three U.S. Senate candidates want your vote. Those in the running are Libertarian Phil Anderson, Democrat Russ Feingold and Republican Ron Johnson....
October 29, 2016 - 9:00am
October 25, 2016
Legislative candidates sound off in River Falls
RIVER FALLS -- Legislative candidates found common ground in the value UW-River Falls offers western Wisconsin, though they staked out different...
October 25, 2016 - 8:43am