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October 30, 2017
An Assembly bill would lift age restrictions for Wisconsin hunters. Photo courtesy of Wisconsin DNR
Wisconsin roundup: Assembly to consider bill removing age requirement for hunting; more state news stories
October 30, 2017 - 9:08am
October 27, 2017
Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett said this week that Republicans are playing favorites in letting some cities have local sales taxes, but not his. Photo courtesy of city of Milwaukee
Wisconsin roundup: Milwaukee mayor says GOP plays favorites in approving sales taxes; more state news stories
October 27, 2017 - 9:38am
October 26, 2017
The state's facility for male juvenile offenders reportedly saw inmates assail guards from rooftops in August, according to documents released to the media. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Lincoln Hills teens climbed roof, threw rocks at guards, report states; more state news stories
October 26, 2017 - 11:22am
October 25, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Private sector quicker with answers than Extension, Pierce County chairman says; more state news stories
October 25, 2017 - 8:56am
October 24, 2017
Winds picked up Tuesday morning in River Falls and other parts of Wisconsin, where a wind advisory remained in effect until early evening.
Wisconsin roundup: Hang on for strong winds; more state news briefs
October 24, 2017 - 8:27am
Construction on the eight-mile stretch of County Road O between State Highway 35 and U.S. Highway 10 will begin Wednesday, Oct. 25. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia
Construction to begin on County Road O Wednesday
October 24, 2017 - 7:00am
October 23, 2017
Wisconsin Assembly Speaker Robin Vos, left, came under fire Monday after using the word "terrorists" to describe senators who went to Gov. Scott Walker to approve items they wanted in the state budget, including an immediate end to the minimum wage for state government projects, and limits on when schools can hold referendums. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Senate leader says speaker should apologize; more state news stories
October 23, 2017 - 4:19pm
A medium blue Pac Tech Performance jacket, glasses and a neck band were found on the Prescott U.S. Highway 10 bridge Sunday, Oct. 22, which triggered Prescott Police to initiate a water search. Photo courtesy of Prescott Police Department
Clothing found on Prescott bridge triggers water, air search
October 23, 2017 - 7:18am
October 21, 2017
Sesquicentennial and century farms were honored at the Pierce County Fair in August. Those present to receive certificates were (from left) Edward Hanson and family; Gary Thorson; Carol, William, Joseph and Gary Hildebrandt; Patricia Webb and family; and Charles and Rosie Conroy. Photo courtesy of Myanna Lansing
Celebrating farms 150 years in the making
October 21, 2017 - 5:30am
October 20, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Bill makes it felony to have sex with animals in Badger State; more state news
October 20, 2017 - 9:08am
October 18, 2017
A teacher at Lincoln Hills beaten by a teenage inmate says a court order to cut back on punishment has the teens "emboldened" and "basically running the show now." Photo courtesy of Wisconsin Department of Corrections
Wisconsin roundup: Lincoln Hills teacher blames court injunction, state for beating; more state news stories
October 18, 2017 - 9:14am
October 17, 2017
Gov. Scott Walker said Monday national anthem protests should take a backseat to domestic abuse issues in the NFL. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Dems slam Walker for jumping into NFL anthem fray; should state drop 'Dairyland' from plates?; more state news stories
October 17, 2017 - 8:31am
October 16, 2017
Green Bay's Aaron Rodgers sustained a broken collarbone Sunday in the Packers' loss to Minnesota. The injury cast doubt on the Packers' chances for the year among analysts, fans and Las Vegas odds makers. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Wisconsin roundup: Packers fans ponder future after Rodgers injury; lawmaker takes aim at roadmaps; more state news stories
October 16, 2017 - 8:38am
October 13, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Trump subsidy cutoff spurs 36 percent Obamacare hike in Wis.; more state news stories
October 13, 2017 - 9:13am
October 12, 2017
U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin, shown here during a 2016 visit to Hudson with Senate colleague Amy Klobuchar, is leading the fundraising race as her 2018 re-election bid nears. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Baldwin leads U.S. Senate money race — by far; more state news stories
October 12, 2017 - 11:37am
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