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Ellsworth man arrested on suspicion of attempted homicide
Chancellors seek faculty support amid budget cuts; Survey says 14 percent of Wisconsin high school students have carried weapons; 12 more state news stories
Beldenville man ID'd as pilot killed in crop-duster crash
Wausau-area wood products firm expanding in Kentucky; Walker on ISIS: 'retreat is over'; 11 more Wisconsin news stories
Homicide suspect ruled incompetent
crime and courts
Ellsworth cruises against Colfax
Spring Valley shakes slow start in win over Elmwood-Plum City
Sports scoreboard from Thursday, August 27
Improvement shows in Raiders home quad Thursday
Prescott, Ellsworth golfers start Middle Border Conference seasons
Like ‘fish-out-of-water’, Ladnier’s getting feet wet
Totally Awesome 80s makes for rocking celebration
An El Paso-style, country good time
Certain ‘glow’ for goers who know good things grow
River Falls, get ready, playtime is here
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY VETERANS SERVICE COMMITTEE: 9/3/15 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 9/9/15 Highway Committee Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF TRIMBELLE: 9/8/15 Town Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 9/16/15 Hearing - Sludge Disposal Permit
TOWN OF SALEM: 9/8/15 Town Board Meeting
Gladys "Kitty" Inez Peterson, 89
Robert Russell Dopp, 37
Howard Harvey Murphy, 96
Phyllis S. Nelson.89
Warren Petryk column: Interstate compact medical legislation
Ron Kind column: Back to school
Kathleen Vinehout column: Health still a top political issue
Kathleen Vinehout column: Lack of rural Broadband frustrates fair-goers
Sheila Harsdorf column: Delivering on property tax relief
September 21, 2009
Pawlenty: Too early to run
ST. PAUL - Gov. Tim Pawlenty is traveling the country talking about how the Republican Party should improve, fueling speculation that he is preparing for a 2010 presidential run. But as he prepared to leave for a weekend Values Voters Summit sponsored by conservative organizations,...
September 21, 2009 - 7:13am
February 18, 2009
Do we know our presidents?
Barack Obama became the United States' 44th President last month and, with it, became the first African-American President in history. But how much do we know about the 42 other men who have taken the Oath of Office. Who was the tallest President? Who was the shortest President?...
February 18, 2009 - 12:00am
November 5, 2008
Letter: He rebuts presidential endorsement editorial
TO THE EDITOR: I was glad to see that the Herald endorsement of McCain was the opinion of ownership and management. It would be very difficult for me to justify paying a dollar and a quarter to a paper whose actual editors had written such journalistic, sophomoric tripe. It's not...
November 5, 2008 - 12:00am
October 27, 2008
Wisconsin now out of national campaign spotlight
Unlike four years ago, Wisconsin will not be in the national spotlight in the final eight days before the presidential election. Neither Democrat Barack Obama nor Republican John McCain has any plans to visit the Badger State - even though both made frequent appearances into early...
October 27, 2008 - 12:00am
September 18, 2008
McCain and Palin in Green Bay tonight with race tied in Wisconsin
Republicans John McCain and Sarah Palin will rally their supporters tonight (Thursday) in Green Bay, where the presidential race is said to be as close as anywhere. The Wisconsin Advertising Project says Green Bay's TV stations showed the nation's sixth-highest number of ads last...
September 18, 2008 - 9:00am
July 30, 2008
Upper Midwest key in presidential race
WASHINGTON - The next president could have Upper Midwest voters to thank. For all the attention blockbuster battleground states such as Ohio receive in the presidential contest, a handful of Upper Midwestern states together may have just as big a role in determining whether presumptive...
July 30, 2008 - 12:00am
February 21, 2008
State primary election turnout highest in 20 years
Wisconsin's presidential primary had its highest voter turnout since 1988. Thirty-six percent of eligible voters went to the polls Tuesday. Just more than 1.5 million Wisconsinites put Democrat Barack Obama and Republican John McCain closer to winning their parties' nominations. Seventy-three...
February 21, 2008 - 9:00am