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Hammond Hotel: 150-year-old iconic structure coming down
LIST UPDATED: Schools close Friday, Feb. 24
Becoming a voice for change: Creating an anti-bullying culture
Senators celebrate Sunday liquor sales on social media
crime and courts
Prep boys basketball: Motley's hot hand leads Panthers
WIAA individual wrestling: Day one in the books
WIAA individual wrestling: Freund can't create own momentum
WIAA individual wrestling: Schlegel on to quarters, underclassmen get valuable experience
WIAA individual wrestling: Bigger stage, less nerves for Sanford
Spring Valley Cardinals
Coalition to address alcohol abuse, obesity, mental health
Ezekiel Lutheran Church hosts concert to benefit Haiti
UW-River Falls Dance Theatre to present annual spring concert
Turnout for Laura Ingalls Wilder birthday triples expectations
Moon Glow lights up the night
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPT: Request For Bids- 2017 Steel Culvert
PIERCE COUNTY: 2/28/17 Information Services Committee Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 3/1/17 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY FAIR COMMITTEE: 2/23/17 Meeting Agenda
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2/22/17 Elementary Facility Comm. Meeting
LaVerne J. McAleavey, 93
Mary J. Linder, 62
Thomas Ryan, 94
Lars E. Haugrose, 90
Marilyn Elaine Brown, 71
Kathleen Vinehout column: Searching for the 'reform dividend'
Ron Kind column: Celebrating National FFA Week
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Feb. 15, 2017)
EDITORIAL (Feb. 15, 2017): Living in a blame culture
Paineful Prose: Not always an axe to grind
Real Estate Showcase
October 12, 2014
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badger gridders run all over Illini for 38-28 win
MADISON – The University of Wisconsin football team made a change at quarterback for Saturday’s game against Illinois, but the main job for the Badgers’ signal-caller was handing the football off. Heisman Trophy candidate Melvin Gordon rushed for 175 yards and four touchdowns...
October 12, 2014 - 9:59am
October 11, 2014
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Stave to get start in Badgers' game vs. Illinois
MADISON - Joel Stave will start today’s game against Illinois in the Badgers’ Big Ten home opener. Kickoff time from Camp Randall Stadium...
October 11, 2014 - 8:07am
October 10, 2014
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Pistons' run leads to Bucks' defeat in preseason game
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. - The Detroit Pistons used a 17-2 run in the third quarter last night to beat the Milwaukee Bucks 94-80 in an exhibition at Auburn Hills, Michigan. The Bucks committed 23 turnovers and shot only 36-and-a-half percent. They were also out-muscled inside, as...
October 10, 2014 - 10:15am
October 5, 2014
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers gridders again come-up short at Northwestern
EVANSTON, Ill. - Melvin Gordon had another standout game, but he got very little help from his teammates in a 20-14 upset loss at Northwestern. Gordon rushed for 259 yards and a touchdown, but the Badgers fell to 3-2 overall while losing their Big Ten Conference opener. Quarterbacks...
October 5, 2014 - 8:42am
October 4, 2014
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers look for first win at NU since 1999
EVANSTON, Ill. – The No. 17 ranked University of Wisconsin football team is looking for their fourth win in a row at Northwestern today, but history should keep them from being too cocky. Wisconsin has dropped three straight games in Evanston and haven’t won on the Wildcats’...
October 4, 2014 - 9:12am
October 3, 2014
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers get weekend off after big win
GREEN BAY - The Green Bay Packers will take the weekend off, after crushing Minnesota at home 42-10 last night. Head Coach Mike McCarthy says the players don't have to come back until Monday. The coaching staff will have some time off as well, before they start working on the...
October 3, 2014 - 4:17pm
September 27, 2014
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: No. 19 Wisconsin football hosts South Florida
MADISON - The first road game of the season for the University of South Florida Bulls will be a challenge. Waiting for them are the 19th-ranked Wisconsin Badgers and a ground game that chewed up 644 yards of turf last time out. UW Head Coach Gary Andersen’s team is a five-touchdown...
September 27, 2014 - 9:48am
September 22, 2014
Mars and Nelson top Punky Manor Challenge at Red Cedar Speedway
MENOMONIE – Jimmy Mars and Darrell Nelson, two of the premier racers in the Upper Midwest, topped the WISSOTA late model and modified features respectively as the thirty fifth annual Punky Manor Challenge of Champions was concluded Saturday night at the Red Cedar Speedway. Other...
September 22, 2014 - 7:09pm
September 21, 2014
Punky Manor Challenge of Champions takes place at Red Cedar Speedway
MENOMONIE – The 35th annual Punky Manor Challenge of Champions opened at the Red Cedar Speedway on Friday night with preliminary qualifying events in anticipation of the feature events which will be held on Saturday night. One hundred and forty one cars signed in to race for...
September 21, 2014 - 9:03am
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Sprint-car driver killed in accident in Beaver Dam
BEAVER DAM - Scott Semmelmann becomes the second sprint car driver to die in the last two months. He was killed during practice for last night’s race at Beaver Dam Raceway. Witnesses say Semmelmann’s car made contact with another car during the practice session. It reportedly...
September 21, 2014 - 8:53am
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Record-setting day for Gordon, Badgers
MADISON - Melvin Gordon fumbled the first time he carried the ball against Bowling Green Saturday. He made up for that mistake and then some. Gordon rushed for 253 yards on just 13 carries, scoring five times in University of Wisconsin’s 68-17 rout at Camp Randall Stadium Saturday....
September 21, 2014 - 8:48am
September 20, 2014
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Brewers bullpen blows another lead, lose to Pirates 4-2
PITTSBURGH - Yovanni Gallardo gave his team a chance to stay in the race by pitching seven shutout innings against the Pittsburgh Pirates Friday night. His bullpen gave up the lead and the game in the eighth when Pirates catcher Russell Martin hit a three-run homer off reliever Jonathan...
September 20, 2014 - 9:27am
September 19, 2014
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Bulaga might play for Packers vs. Detroit
GREEN BAY - Green Bay Packers' starting tackle Bryan Bulaga is listed as questionable for Sunday's game at Detroit. Bulaga injured a knee 15 days ago against Seattle, and he did not play in last Sunday's Packer victory over the New York Jets. He practiced on a limited basis...
September 19, 2014 - 4:25pm
September 14, 2014
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers' home opener this afternoon vs. Jets
GREEN BAY - The Green Bay Packers have had plenty of time to get ready for today’s 3:25 p.m. home game against the New York Jets. The Packers have had that extra-long time to go over the multitude of mistakes they made in a blowout loss to the defending Super Bowl champions....
September 14, 2014 - 10:17am
September 13, 2014
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Brewers hold their ground with win over Reds
MILWAUKEE - Lyle Overbay’s one-out single in the bottom of the ninth gave Milwaukee a 3-2 win over the Cincinnati Reds Friday. The game-winning hit keeps the Brewers a game-and-a-half behind Pittsburgh for the second National League Wild Card playoff spot. The win was the third...
September 13, 2014 - 9:57am