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UPDATE: Iowa woman dies of injuries suffered in Hwy. 63 head-on
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Federal judge tosses out wolf hunting season
State report on Durand illnesses released
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Wisconsinites sickened from eating pre-packaged caramel apples
Erickson Oil acquired by CrossAmerica Partners
crime and courts
PIERCE COUNTY PREP SCOREBOARD - Dec. 19, 2014
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Gopher men's basketball team romps over Seattle
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UW-Whitewater wins another Division III title
Ellsworth boys' basketball team snags first win
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers' Bulaga questionable for Sunday's game
Lobergs win Ugly Sweater contest
Animal sleepover at Prescott Library
Holiday recital Friday in Prescott at UCC
It's a good fit, says pastor
Rommel recognized for 25 years of service to Shrine
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 1/7/15 Hearing - WISC Rezone
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: Prescott Fire & EMS Association - Position Open
TOWN OF EL PASO: Ordinance 2014-01 - Implements of Husbandry
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 1/7/15 Hearing - WISC Permit
TOWN OF EL PASO: 1/24/15 Town Caucus
Gregg E. Martin, 64
Helen Grace Bengtson, 90
Neil C. Jones, 74
LaVaughn (Connie) Gotzman, 88
Get Out! Deals
April 13, 2009
More divorced Wisconsinites are using unemployment benefits to pay their child support
Divorced Wisconsinites are not exempt from the recession and more of them are using unemployment benefits to pay their child support. State officials said almost $18 million in child support came through jobless pay in the first three months of this year. That's more than twice...
April 13, 2009 - 9:00am
February 18, 2009
Editorial: Seek center successor
Ground was broken early this year in Hammond for a new Army Reserve Center to be built for soldiers of the 652nd Engineer Company. The new center is set to open in 2010. The new facility will replace a center that's been in Ellsworth for over 50 years. Its relocation is a loss for...
February 18, 2009 - 12:00am
January 28, 2009
Assembly says contracts should go to companies using Wisconsin products, no enforcement included
The Wisconsin Assembly has passed its first two bills in the new session. Both are aimed at giving more government work to the state's recession-plagued companies. The lower house voted 77-22 to have state and local governments buy at least one-fifth of their goods and services...
January 28, 2009 - 9:00am
November 19, 2008
Letter: Teacher says there are many ways to show support
TO THE EDITOR: This week, Nov. 16-22, we celebrate American Education Week and the importance of teamwork and cooperation in keeping Wisconsin's education tradition strong.
opinion / education
November 19, 2008 - 12:00am
October 29, 2008
Letter: Vote yes on Ellsworth school referendum, he says
TO THE EDITOR: I would like to encourage those people who know and care about the high quality of education in the Ellsworth School District to go to the polls and vote yes on the upcoming referendum this election season. As economic times get tighter, uncertainty about the future...
October 29, 2008 - 12:00am
September 10, 2008
Letter: McCain had chances to support vets, chose not to, he says
TO THE EDITOR: As we watch our Republican friends reluctantly nominate John McCain for president in St. Paul, let's examine the source of that reluctance. There are many groups that should be concerned, among them women, students, veterans, seniors on Social Security and medicare,...
September 10, 2008 - 12:00am
August 14, 2008
McCain closing in on Badger state
Wisconsin's presidential race is tightening up. Early polls gave Democrat Barack Obama a double-digit lead over Republican John McCain. But more recent polls have reduced the margin. Today (Thursday), the independent Atlanta firm of Strategic Vision gives Obama a five-point lead...
August 14, 2008 - 12:00am
April 1, 2008
Small business group throws support to hospital tax
A small business group is throwing its support behind a proposed new tax on hospitals. Wayne Corey, Wisconsin Independent Businesses director, hopes lawmakers will include the tax in a budget repair bill. He says it's almost a "no brainer" to assess the state's hospitals to leverage...
April 1, 2008 - 12:00am