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Ceremonial groundbreaking kicks off new Red Wing bridge
WisDOT puts the brakes on construction for holiday travel
UPDATE: Inmate apprehended in Minneapolis after prison van taken over
Wisconsin roundup: Lawmakers continue UW tuition freeze, drop 2018 tuition cut; 10 more state news stories
Hager City man acquitted in sex assault trial
crime and courts
Prep softball: Spring Valley learning valuable lessons
DSC baseball: Cards win fourth straight title
WIAA D3 track: Balance giving EPC a chance
Where the buffalo roam
WIAA D3 baseball: Spring Valley moves on
Spring Valley Cardinals
Memorial roundup of events: Honoring those who served
The Busby brothers of River Falls
From Ghana to Plum City
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Pierce County Fair most admired senior citizen
arts and entertainment
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 6/5/17 Board Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF ISABELLE: 2017-18 Liquor License Application - Big Dog Daddy's
TOWN OF ISABELLE: 2017 Board of Review/ Open Book
SUMMONS: Short Term Financial v. Michelle Savino; Case 17-SC-154
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 6/7/17 Meeting Agenda
Bruce R. Wigent, 73
Rodney Timm, 82
Kathleen M. Sawczynec, 62
Rogjel M. Weber, 55
Gayle A. Korfhage, 76
Is there a 'good' tax?
Letters to the Editor
Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
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May 18, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Report places Wisconsin last again in startup activity; 11 more state news stories
KANSAS CITY — For the third year in a row, Wisconsin is the worst state for the activity of startup businesses. The Kauffman Foundation of Kansas City said Thursday that Wisconsin ranks 50th, same as last year, with Alabama second to last in a survey that gauges new entrepreneurs...
May 18, 2017 - 12:47pm
May 10, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Lawmakers speak up in response to Comey firing; 9 more state news stories
WASHINGTON — A Republican congressman from Wisconsin joined a chorus of voices raising concerns about the timing of President Donald Trump's...
May 10, 2017 - 10:16am
May 9, 2017
Bringing the Wisconsin Way to Washington
In my conversations with Wisconsinites at basketball games, at the YMCA, and during listening sessions across Wisconsin, the constant complaint I hear is about how dysfunctional and divided Congress is. I agree that there is far too much division and partisanship in Congress. I am...
May 9, 2017 - 10:37am
May 4, 2017
House passes healthcare bill in big victory for Trump, bill faces uphill climb in Senate
WASHINGTON - The U.S. House of Representatives approved a bill on Thursday to repeal major parts of Obamacare and replace it with a Republican...
May 4, 2017 - 4:30pm
April 11, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Trooper killed in interstate crash; Kind's district among most divided in nation; 8 more state news stories
WISCONSIN DELLS — A Wisconsin State Patrol trooper was killed Tuesday morning after his squad drove off Interstate 90/94 and struck a tree....
April 11, 2017 - 10:15am
March 21, 2017
Ron Kind column: Keeping Wisconsinites from paying more for less coverage
It is the stories of hardworking Wisconsinites that have been on the forefront of my mind when reviewing the Congressional Republican bill to...
March 21, 2017 - 12:22pm
Ron Kind column: Answering your questions on the Affordable Care Act
As I have been traveling through Wisconsin, many people have come up to me to ask what it would mean for their health, families and bank accounts...
March 21, 2017 - 12:10pm
February 24, 2017
Ron Kind column: Celebrating National FFA Week
For generations family farmers across Wisconsin have passed down their expertise and way of life to the next generation. This week, during National...
February 24, 2017 - 9:09am
February 16, 2017
Ron Kind column: Higher Education Action Plan
Wisconsinites have seen that to find a good paying job in this changing economy you need to have access to affordable higher education. This...
February 16, 2017 - 9:58am
February 7, 2017
Ron Kind column: Bringing jobs to Wisconsin communities
For generations, communities across Wisconsin have worked hard to grow the crops that feed our state and our country, manufactured machinery...
February 7, 2017 - 9:39am
February 1, 2017
Ron Kind column: Standing up for Wisconsin farmers
Those of us in rural Wisconsin know that one of the most important bills for growing our local economy and creating jobs is the Farm Bill, which...
February 1, 2017 - 12:17pm
January 25, 2017
Ron Kind column: Stop fleecing Wisconsin taxpayers
During my time working for the late Wisconsin Sen. Bill Proxmire, I was proud to research wasteful government programs to give his “Golden...
January 25, 2017 - 2:33pm
Ron Kind column: One Wisconsin family's story
While working on a school assignment with her son about her great-uncle’s service in Pearl Harbor, Eau Claire County resident Tari started...
January 25, 2017 - 2:15pm
December 16, 2016
Ron Kind column: Keeping Wisconsin communities safe
As our communities across Wisconsin have seen an increase in rail traffic we have in turn experienced a number of negative effects, including...
December 16, 2016 - 10:45am
December 7, 2016
Ron Kind column: Commemorating Pearl Harbor
This week marks the 75th anniversary of the attacks on Pearl Harbor. The events of Pearl Harbor had a lasting impact on America: both in the...
December 7, 2016 - 9:28am