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Police Beat: Man angry about drug denial; lady likes her clothes
Facebook chatting/texting listed as factor in 2013 accident
Assembly will debate right-to-work for 24 hours; Workforce secretary calls public-aid drug testing ‘compassionate’; 13 more state news briefs
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Target letting thousands go at Minneapolis headquarters
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Holmen man arrested in Iowa on murder charge
crime and courts
EHS to defend title, SVE wants title at team wrestling state tournament
Ellsworth boys lose close tourney game to Osceola
Second half run eliminates Spring Valley boys' hoops team from regionals
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Two defending state champions win regional boys' basketball games
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wild down Ottawa in a shootout 3-2
Pet Adoption Day March 7 at Hackman's
Busting out: UWRF to expand dairy operations
What does it take to lead a great book discussion?
Valentine celebration held at care center
UWRF Africa Night Feb. 27
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF MARTELL: 3/10/15 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 3/10/15 Town Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: 3/5/15 Highway Committee Special Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: Request for Proposal - Bridge & Trail Project
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: 3/12/15 Plan Commission Meeting
Eugene J. Bechel, 82
Marjorie M. Lundberg, 88
Mary Colleen Wallace, 88
LeRoy J. Nickel, 83
Joyce I. Christensen, 82
Warren Petryk column: 93rd Assembly District Budget Listening Session
Kathleen Vinehout column: Economic Development Money Grows - Public Oversight Shrinks
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