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crime and courts
WIAA girls volleyball: Seasons end for local volleyball teams
Ellsworth girls take second at MBC meet
E-PC readies for playoffs with rout of Shell Lake
Raiders to travel to Clear Lake for opening round of playoffs
Todd takes runner up in Dunn-St. Croix Conference meet
Coping with loss by inciting acts of kindness and love
Local coats for kids program returns
Daughters work to save their mother
Last chance to see 'Pierce County in War & Peace'
Fresh Art Tour kicks off Oct. 7
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: Absentee Voting & Voting Equip. Test for 11/8/16 Election
PIERCE COUNTY: 10/20/16 Highway Committee Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF EL PASO: 11/1/16 Public Hearing re: Strauss permit
PIERCE COUNTY HUMAN SERVICES: 10/20/16 Meeting Agenda
REPLEVIN SUMMONS: Santander v. Lucas M. Greeley; Case No. 16-SC-322
Lydia M. Bude, 89
Kay Thom, 77
Bernice J. Huppert, 99
Wallace J. Harvey, 94
Hilda A. Stoetzel, 93
Kathleen Vinehout column: Residents question public school money going to private schools
MARY BAIER COLUMN: Smaller schools serve a great purpose
Kathleen Vinehout column: Audit to investigate King Veterans Home
Kathleen Vinehout column: How to fund roads is a balancing act
Kathleen Vinehout column: Legislative Audit Bureau celebrates 50 years of service
Real Estate Showcase
August 25, 2014
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Brewers still cling to lead in NL Central
MILWAUKEE - The Milwaukee Brewers continue to hold onto first place in the National League Central, after getting by Pittsburgh 4-3 yesterday at Miller Park. Had the Crew lost, and had Saint Louis not lost to Philadelphia, the Cardinals would have moved into first, and the Brewers...
August 25, 2014 - 9:03am
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: T-Wolves finally complete trade with Cavs', Sixers
MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Timberwolves and Cleveland Cavaliers had a busy weekend. The two NBA clubs completed the long-awaited trade that will pair Kevin Love with LeBron James in Cleveland and give Minnesota a handful of young, talented players. Love heads to the Cavs while...
August 25, 2014 - 8:50am
August 24, 2014
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Brewers beaten-up by Pirates again
MILWAUKEE - Pedro Alvarez lost his starting job earlier this season, but he took advantage when his manager put him in the lineup Saturday. Alvarez homered twice as the Pittsburgh Pirates beat Milwaukee 10-2. He was starting for only the eighth time this month and was starting...
August 24, 2014 - 10:40am
August 23, 2014
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers roll over Raiders 31-21
GREEN BAY - Aaron Rodgers threw for two touchdowns and Eddie Lacy added a TD. Free agent signee Julius Peppers had a sack and the Green Bay Packers rolled past Oakland Raiders 31-21. Raiders starting quarterback Matt Schaub played into the third quarter and hit 13-of-27 for...
August 23, 2014 - 9:28am
August 22, 2014
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Reports say McEvoy to be Badgers' starting QB vs. LSU
MADISON - He was a safety a year ago. Now, University of Wisconsin redshirt junior Tanner McEvoy has reportedly been picked as the starting quarterback for the Badgers' season opener against LSU a week from tomorrow night. The Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel says it's been told by...
August 22, 2014 - 2:08pm
August 20, 2014
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Twins blow lead, lose to Cleveland 7-5
MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Twins blew a five-run, first-inning lead and fell to the Cleveland Indians 7-5 last night at Target Field. Minnesota outfielder Oswaldo Arcia smashed a three-run home run to give the Twins a 5-0 lead before a single out was recorded. The Minnesota...
August 20, 2014 - 7:50am
August 17, 2014
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers get first preseason win 21-7 over Rams
ST. LOUIS - The quarterbacks seemed to be in mid-season form for both teams as Green Bay took a 21-7 preseason game at St. Louis. The Rams Sam Bradford was coming back from a series knee injury suffered last season, but he connected on 9-of-12 passes for a touchdown. Aaron Rodgers...
August 17, 2014 - 9:16am
August 16, 2014
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Big eighth inning lead Brewers to win
LOS ANGELES - The Milwaukee Brewers’ bats exploded for five runs in the eighth inning for a come-from-behind 6-3 win at Los Angeles. A three-run pinch-hit double by Lyle Overbay was the big hit in the game-deciding rally. Milwaukee was trailing 2-1 going into that inning. ...
August 16, 2014 - 8:25am
August 15, 2014
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: State NASCAR drivers in Michigan for next Sprint Cup race
BROOKLYN, Mich. - NASCAR's top circuit is in suburban Detroit for Sunday's running of the Pure Michigan 400. Matt Kenseth of Cambridge is third in the Sprint Cup season point standings. He'll compete along with Paul Menard of Eau Claire, Travis Kvapil of Janesville, and Beloit-born...
August 15, 2014 - 2:14pm
August 14, 2014
One last look at the Ellsworth Funsters Demolition Derby
Here's a last look a photos from last weekend's 47th Ellsworth Funster Demolition Derby at the Pierce County Fair in Ellsworth. One of the county's...
August 14, 2014 - 1:18pm
August 11, 2014
Race of Champions winners determined at Red Cedar Speedway
MENOMONIE – As the season winds to a close at the Red Cedar Speedway, much was on the line for the racers Friday. In the WISSOTA sanctioned classes, the feature winners would receive automatic invitations to the AMSOIL Race of Champions event to be held during the WISSOTA 100 at...
August 11, 2014 - 5:03pm
August 10, 2014
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers downed by Tennessee 20-16
NASHVILLE - A touchdown with five minutes left gives the Tennessee Titans a wet 20-16 preseason victory over Green Bay. Rain fell through most of the game, making the ball slippery and the footing loose. Packers’ head coach Mike McCarthy held quarterback Aaron Rodgers, running...
August 10, 2014 - 9:44am
August 8, 2014
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Great round puts Stricker in fourth at PGA Championship
LOUISVILLE - Steve Stricker of Madison shot up the leader-board by mid-day at the PGA Championship. He was tied for fourth-place during the...
August 8, 2014 - 4:55pm
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Love reportedly on his way to Cleveland
CLEVELAND - Minnesota Timberwolves All-Star forward Kevin Love is reportedly set to join superstar LeBron James in Cleveland. Yahoo Sports reports Minnesota will trade Love to the Cavaliers for Andrew Wiggins, Anthony Bennett and a protected 2015 first-round draft pick. Love...
August 8, 2014 - 8:50am
August 5, 2014
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Moore earns record fourth straight Player of the Week award
MINNEAPOLIS - Minnesota Lynx forward Maya Moore has been named the Western Conference Player of the Week for the WNBA-record fourth straight time. Moore earned the award for a fifth time this season and 10th in her career after scoring 60 combined points in wins over Phoenix and...
August 5, 2014 - 9:45am