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Young joins Chiropractic staff
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: The last snowpile has melted away in northwest Wisconsin
CRIME AND COURT ROUNDUP: Frederic woman charged with vehicular homicide after killing the Milltown deputy fire chief
Hudson’s Burke: Televised political debates must stop excluding third party candidates
crime and courts
Legion baseball teams announce remaining schedules
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUNDUP: Brewers blow a 5-1 lead, now 1-7 in their last eight games
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Hughes sharp as Twins wins 2-0
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Brewers look for a turn around against Phillies
Brookshaw wins MVP award from SCVL All-Star game
Engineering is fun at the Prescott Public Library
Seniors Staying Put provides support
Pierce County Fair seeks talent show contestants
Open house for home
Ellsworth to host Polka Fest this weekend
arts and entertainment
Glenn K. "Cannonball" Christenson, 82
Richard Carl Gernentz, 67
Erwin Wittwer, 94
Erwin Wittwer, 94
Ruby A. (Lien) Nelson, 89
ELLSWORTH AREA AMBULANCE SERVICE: 7/15/14 Operating Committee Meeting
PROBATE ORDER: James J. Miller Estate; Case No. 14-PR-30
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT 7/24/14 Hearing - Ciresi Permit
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 7/16/14 Meeting Agenda
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 7/14/14 School Board Meeting Agenda
Old Cow Belle: Old Lady Entertainment?
Old Cowbelle: Missed opportunities
Old Cowbelle: Staying Put
Cow Belle: 125th Anniversary
August 26, 2009
Pro-tobacco groups outspend opponents 7-1; $1.25 million in 6 months
Pro-tobacco groups spent a record $1.25 million lobbying in the first half of 2009. Those figures are according to David Ahrens, a researcher at the University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center. Ahrens says this was the first time the "million dollar threshold" has been crossed....
August 26, 2009 - 9:00am
February 24, 2009
Ryan says actual cost of Obama spending plan could top $3 trillion
President Barack Obama has told local leaders to use their economic stimulus funds for one-time projects that won't be repeated. But according to U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., of Janesville, the real cost of the stimulus package will end up being $3 trillion if its spending is continued...
February 24, 2009 - 9:00am
February 20, 2009
Lawmakers will try to stop Doyle from ending wasteful spending law
Some Wisconsin legislators say they'll try to stop the governor from ending a state law that avoids wasteful spending on government contracts. Gov. Jim Doyle's proposed budget would eliminate a three-year old law that requires a cost-benefit analysis before outsourcing any work...
February 20, 2009 - 9:07am
February 17, 2009
Three Madison area Democrats could decide how Wisconsin spends Fed stimulus
Three Madison area Democrats could have the final say on how $2 billion in federal economic stimulus money is spent. Democrats are pushing a bill through the Legislature in which Gov. Jim Doyle would propose all the projects and the two chairs of the Legislature's Joint Finance...
February 17, 2009 - 9:00am
February 10, 2009
Kohl, Feingold vote to move mega spending bill forward
U.S. senators are expected to pass their version of the $838 billion spending package today (Tuesday). Wisconsin Democrats U.S. Sen. Herb Kohl and U.S. Sen. Russ Feingold set the stage for the vote Monday by joining 59 others in cutting off debate. Thirty-six Republicans voted...
February 10, 2009 - 12:00am
August 6, 2008
Martell Highway Spending Referendum
Town of Martell Resolution Number: 2008-4 RESOLUTION FOR REFERENDUM Whereas, the Town of Martell, Pierce County, Wisconsin, held a Town Board meeting at which it was determined that the Town Board wishes to place a highway spending referendum on the September 9th, 2008 election, Therefore,...
August 6, 2008 - 12:00am
May 9, 2008
State teachers earn just below national average, but benefits way above
Wisconsin ranks 20th in the nation in teacher salaries, but is sixth when it comes to teachers' benefits. The Wisconsin Taxpayers Alliance recently released their findings on how Wisconsin funds its schools and teachers, using figures from 2006. In their report the alliance noted...
May 9, 2008 - 12:00am
February 20, 2008
Senate approves public funding for state Supreme Court races
It looks like the state Legislature will not halt the partisan big-money Supreme Court campaigns anytime soon. The Senate voted 23-10 Tuesday in favor of more tax funding and stricter contribution limits for the justice candidates. Assembly Speaker Rep. Mike Huebsch, R-West Salem,...
February 20, 2008 - 12:00am