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Three way race to replace Dean Knudson for Assembly District 30
Looking good in the neighborhood: Nursing home needs cosmetic facelift
Resignations follow sexual misconduct in Glenwood City, sheriff’s office
Owner of Baldwin clinic agrees to more than four years in prison
Prescott Food Pantry eyes new location; application sent back to Planning Commission
crime and courts
WIAA cross country: Todd and Peña qualify for state
WIAA football: Spring Valley advances; Elmwood/Plum City falls to De Soto
E-PC takes on De Soto, but avoids 'The Pit'
WIAA girls volleyball: Seasons end for local volleyball teams
Ellsworth girls take second at MBC meet
PLUM CITY CARE CENTER RESIDENT OF THE MONTH: A colorful storyteller
The face at the head of the Roadrunners line steps down
Coping with loss by inciting acts of kindness and love
Local coats for kids program returns
Daughters work to save their mother
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
September 7, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Man killed in ATV crash in Nelson
NELSON - The Buffalo County Sheriff’s Office reports a collision between a truck and an ATV has left a 32-year-old man dead. Crash scene investigators say the truck was going north on Highway 25 Friday at about 4:30 p.m .when the ATV emerged from a field road in the Town of...
September 7, 2014 - 9:39am
August 28, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Reports ID second Minnesotan killed fighting in Syria
MINNEAPOLIS -- There are now reports identifying a second American killed while fighting alongside militant Islamists in Syria. Fox News says Abdirahmaan Muhumed of Minneapolis died in the same battle that killed another Minneapolis-area man, Douglas McCain. Muhumed's family...
August 28, 2014 - 7:43am
August 27, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Neenah boy drowns in Fox River
NEENAH - Authorities said today that a six-year-old boy has died after he was pulled from the Fox River in Neenah. Police said Elijah Vanderhoof was at a family outing at Riverside Park when he went missing around 4:15 yesterday afternoon. Neenah Police and other park visitors...
August 27, 2014 - 5:14pm
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Oconomowoc man leaves loaded gun in restroom of Door County park
EGG HARBOR - Door County authorities said a man left a loaded gun in the restroom of a fun park, after his wife did the same thing at a church in Brookfield earlier this year. Somebody at the Egg Harbor Fun Park found a loaded .380-caliber Ruger on the floor of the men's room...
August 27, 2014 - 9:58am
August 25, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Student died from gunshot wound just before graduation
BRECKENRIDGE, Minn. - Authorities say a Minnesota student who disappeared just before graduating from the North Dakota State College of Science in May died from a gunshot wound. School officials say Andrew Sadek of Rogers was last seen May 1st and his body was found in late June...
August 25, 2014 - 3:34pm
August 15, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Zelich makes first appearance in court
KENOSHA - Former West Allis police officer Steven Zelich waived his preliminary hearing today in one of two homicide cases he's facing in Wisconsin and Minnesota. The 52-year-old Zelich was ordered to stand trial in Kenosha County for the 2012 death of 19-year-old Jenny Gamez...
August 15, 2014 - 2:49pm
August 11, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Settlement talks under way for fired state employees
MADISON - Settlement talks are underway between the state and a Justice supervisor fired for not keeping up with growing tips about online child sexual exploitation. The Wisconsin Employment Relations Commission said former Milwaukee office supervisor Willie Brantley was supposed...
August 11, 2014 - 5:30pm
August 4, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Gov. Dayton has strong words for diversion project
ST. PAUL -- Strong words from Governor Mark Dayton regarding the Fargo-Moorhead Diversion Project. In a written statement, Dayton says "flood relief which would greatly benefit North Dakota, and would damage property in Minnesota, is unacceptable." The governor says if the Diversion...
August 4, 2014 - 3:56pm
August 3, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Accident involving Wisconsin Dells's Duck boat injures 13
LAKE DELTON - Lake Delton police report 13 people were injured Saturday when a Wisconsin Dells Duck land-and-water vehicle collided with a pickup truck. The accident happened on County Highway-A shortly before 2:30 p-m. Two dozen passengers were on the Duck and two were in the...
August 3, 2014 - 10:08am
July 30, 2014
Presbyterian Church marks 25 years of fair workers' dinners
Wanting to express their appreciation for bringing a family-friendly show to the Pierce County Fair each August, the Ellsworth Presbyterian Church...
July 30, 2014 - 10:09am
CRIME AND COURT ROUNDUP: Former Eau Claire pediatrician agrees to gives up his license
A former Eau Claire pediatrician has agreed to stop practicing medicine for good, in exchange for the dismissal of two remaining sex charges....
News/crime and courts
July 30, 2014 - 9:30am
July 24, 2014
Vacation Bible School next week at Prairie View
Five area churches will be holding a Vacation Bible School July 27-31 at Prairie View Elementary in Hager City
July 24, 2014 - 10:24am
July 22, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Heat, humidity wave should break today
CHANHASSEN, Minn. -- Minnesotans might get a break from the heat as temperatures are expected to drop today. Monday saw temps above 90-degrees including a heat index in the triple digits. An excessive heat warning was issued by the National Weather Service throughout most of...
July 22, 2014 - 9:26am
July 8, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: First case of human West Nile Virus illness reported
This year's first probable human case of the West Nile virus has been recorded in Wisconsin. In a Web update just before July 4th holiday, state health services officials reported that somebody in Saint Croix County appears to have been infected with the mosquito-borne illness....
July 8, 2014 - 3:36pm
July 2, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Target bans guns in premises
MINNEAPOLIS -- Target Corporation is asking customers to leave their guns at home -- even in places where the law allows concealed carry. A statement released by company officials acknowledges the issue is complicated, but says it boils down to a simple belief that "bringing...
July 2, 2014 - 6:42pm