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Area jobless rates remain low
New state work mandate causing 15,000 to lose food stamps; gun deer season ends with likely third fatality; 11 more Wisconsin news stories
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Help stamp out kids' hunger in Ellsworth
Two GOP lawmakers propose term limits; hunter killed by stray bullet; Arcadia mayor recalled; more Wisconsin news stories
crime and courts
Girls Basketball: Panthers fall to Osceola after tough second half
Boys Basketball: Cardinals set goals to be more competitive
Sports Scoreboard from Tuesday, Nov. 24
Boys Basketball: Prescott seeks another state tournament run
Boys Basketball: Prescott’s Hamilton draws Division 1 attention
Holiday concert by Lake Wobegon® Brass Band at UWRF
Red Kettle Campaign needs public's help to reach goal
New pastor values outreach to community over building
Shop with a Cop brings holiday cheer
Zion opens collection site for ‘Operation Christmas Child’
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 12/8/15 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF DIAMOND BLUFF: 12/10/15 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TRENTON: 12/7/15 Plan Commission Meeting
TOWN OF SALEM: 12/8/15 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF ELLSWORTH: 12/7/15 Town Board Meeting
Margaret Rachel "Arnine" Gavin, 93
Gerald "Jerry" Knippenberg, 89
Joe Menter, 78
Thomas Murphy, 84
Marjorie Ann Hildebrandt, 86
Kathleen Vinehout column: Enjoying Thanksgiving on the farm
Ron Kind column: Fighting to improve rail safety
Kathleen Vinehout column: Wisconsin report card provides info on progress, problems
Sheila Harsdorf column: Legislature continues focus on reform, workforce development
Warren Petryk column: Petryk legislation passes the Assembly with bipartisan support
March 16, 2015
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Spurs easy winners over battered Timberwolves
SAN ANTONIO -- San Antonio forward Kawhi Leonard led a balanced attack with 15 points as the Spurs slammed the Minnesota Timberwolves 123-97 in San Antonio last night. Tony Parker added 11 points and eight assists for the Spurs, who are 7-3 in their last 10 games. Manu Ginobili...
March 16, 2015 - 9:23am
March 15, 2015
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Gopher hockey team wins Big Ten title again
MINNEAPOLIS - The University of Minnesota men’s hockey team won its second straight Big Ten title after the Gophers grounded Penn State 6-2 at Mariucci Arena Saturday night. Not only did the Golden Gophers win the title but won it outright as Michigan State downed No. 19 ranked...
March 15, 2015 - 11:15am
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers blast Purdue in second half, make Big Ten title game
CHICAGO – The University of Wisconsin men’s basketball team made a strong bid for a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament by dominating Purdue in a 71-51 game in the Big Ten Conference Tournament semifinals. Purdue had led by five at half, but the Badgers use their effective defense...
March 15, 2015 - 10:32am
March 14, 2015
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Win keeps Gopher pucksters in first place
MINNEAPOLIS - The University of Minnesota men’s hockey team goes into the final day of action in the Big Ten tied for first place with Michigan after the Golden Gophers shutout Penn State 5-0 and Michigan beat Michigan State 5-3 Friday. Minnesota’s five goals at Mariucci Arena...
March 14, 2015 - 8:55am
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: It's a UW-Purdue match-up in Big Ten hoops semis
CHICAGO - The University of Wisconsin men’s basketball team can cement a No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament by winning its next two games in the Big Ten Tournament. The Badgers face Purdue at noon in the semifinals at the United Center. The game is being broadcast by CBS The...
March 14, 2015 - 8:35am
March 13, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers survive slow start, beat Michigan in Big Ten Tourney
CHICAGO - The University of Wisconsin men's basketball won its Big Ten Tournament quarter-final game today, 71-60 over Michigan at the United Center. The game was tied at 54 when the top-seeded Badgers went on a decisive 9-2 run late in the second half. Sam Dekker led the sixth-ranked...
March 13, 2015 - 4:16pm
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Buckeyes oust Minnesota from Big Ten Tournament
CHICAGO - D'Angelo Russell scored a game-high 23 points as the Ohio State Buckeyes dismissed the Minnesota Golden Gophers, 79-73, in the second round of the Big Ten Tournament at the United Center. Shannon Scott added 21 points, six assists and five rebounds for the sixth- seeded...
March 13, 2015 - 10:44am
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Finals set in Divisions 4 and 5 at state girls basketball tournament
GREEN BAY - Cuba City will play Fall Creek tomorrow for the Division 4 girls' state high school basketball crown. Both teams advanced during last night's semifinals at the Resch Center. Cuba City stayed undefeated with a 62-56 win over Fond du Lac St. Mary's Springs. Mollie...
March 13, 2015 - 9:29am
March 12, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: MU's hoops season ends with bad loss
NEW YORK CITY - Marquette University was creamed by Villanova today, 84-49 in the quarterfinals of the Big East men's basketball tournament at Madison Square Garden. The Golden Eagles trailed by two midway through the first half when conference sixth-man-of-the-year Josh Hart...
March 12, 2015 - 3:34pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Bucks surge to beat Magic 97-91
MILWAUKEE - The Milwaukee Bucks scored the game's final six points last night for a 97-91 home victory over Orlando. The fourth quarter had seven lead changes and two ties. It was knotted up at 91 when Michael Carter-Williams made two free throws to put the Bucks in front for...
March 12, 2015 - 8:15am
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Gophers win Big Ten Tournament opener
CHICAGO - Joey King was one of four University of Minnesota players to net double figures as his 20 points led the 11th-seeded Golden Gophers...
March 12, 2015 - 8:08am
March 11, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers solidify line with Bulaga signing
GREEN BAY - We keep hearing how important it is for an offensive line to gel by having the same five starters as long as possible. Now -- barring injuries at Training Camp -- the Green Bay Packers will start 2015 with the same line that protected quarterback Aaron Rodgers in his...
March 11, 2015 - 5:36pm
March 10, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers re-sign Bulaga but don't re-sign House
GREEN BAY - The Green Bay Packers have lost corner Davon House to free agency, but they'll apparently keep starting right tackle Bryan Bulaga. NFL Network was the first to report both moves late this morning, but there was no immediate word on what Bulaga's deal might include....
March 10, 2015 - 4:49pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UW's Kaminsky Big Ten Player of the Year, Ryan named Coach of the Year
MADISON - Frank Kaminsky has become only the third Wisconsin player to be named the Big Ten Conference men's basketball player-of-the-year. The 7-foot senior center received the honor last night in separate polling from both the league's coaches and media. Kaminsky joins Alando...
March 10, 2015 - 9:21am
March 9, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UW's Jordan wins Big Ten wrestling title
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Isaac Jordan was the University of Wisconin's only individual champion at the Big Ten wrestling tournament in Columbus, Ohio....
March 9, 2015 - 5:25pm