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Rabbits need rules too
River Falls man charged with third OWI after being clocked at 122 mph
A historic moment: Prescott High School opens new building
Hager City man airlifted after rollover crash
Wisconsin roundup: No post-recession relief in many small towns, report says; ballots could see 7 White House candidates; eight more state news stories
crime and courts
Football: Cardinals lose in St. Croix Falls
Football: Ellsworth wins big in Colfax
Football: Spring Valley defeats E-PC on strong second half
Sports scoreboard from Thursday, Aug. 25
Volleyball: Elmwood sweeps home quadrangular
Memory of officer honored in Prescott
Backing the blue: Business donates shirts to 111 officers
Seniors saluted for hard work and dedication
Andersons serve as this year’s El Paso Days grand marshals
Record gate sales at 2016 Pierce County Fair
arts and entertainment
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/29/16 Special Meeting - Award Bids
LIEN SALE NOTICE: 9/7/16 at Advance Self Storage Center, Hager City
PROBATE ORDER: Jack Earl Brown Estate; Case No. 16PR61
TOWN OF MARTELL: Ad For Bids- New Town Maintenance Building
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/26/16 Board Meeting Minutes
Karen S. Franson, 45
Lenore Gunderson, 93
Karen Sue Franson, 45
Francis Lugar, 67
Lelah Johnson, 99
Diane Odeen column: Women's Equality Day
Kathleen Vinehout column: Finding help for flooded families and farms
Ron Kind column: Share your best memories from our national parks
Kathleen Vinehout column: Where did all that money go? Business tax credits pile up
Kathleen Vinehout column: Support more state aid for schools to offset rising property taxes
Real Estate Showcase
June 30, 2016
Holiday driving to be construction-free; $21M in business tax breaks handed out to 11 people; cheese heist reported -- again; eight more state news stories
MADISON -- Most of the major highway projects in Wisconsin are being put on hold at noon Thursday for the Fourth of July holiday weekend. The Wisconsin Department of Transportation says peak travel times are expected to be from noon to 8 p.m. both Friday and Monday. DOT officials...
June 30, 2016 - 11:39am
April 28, 2016
I-94 bridge work to affect St. Croix traffic with overnight lane closings
Work to replace the 200th Street Bridge over I-94 in St. Croix County will result in overnight lane closures from Monday to Friday, May 2-6....
April 28, 2016 - 10:11am
March 21, 2016
Motorists may see delays on Highway 63 today
Motorists can expect some delays on Highway 63 between Hager City and Red Wing on Monday afternoon. Crews will be gathering soil data for the Wisconsin approaches to the Highway 63 bridge over the Mississippi River. The work is scheduled to start around 1 p.m. Monday and last about...
March 21, 2016 - 7:31am
May 20, 2015
Major road construction suspended to accommodate heavy traffic during Memorial Day weekend
To help an anticipated surge of holiday travelers reach their destination safely and efficiently, construction work on most major highway projects around the state will be suspended during the three-day Memorial Day weekend, according to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation...
May 20, 2015 - 10:29am
Alleged cop blocker from River Falls gets Tased in Hudson
Hudson police used a stun gun to subdue a 26-year-old River Falls man who allegedly interfered with a traffic stop on Carmichael Road in Hudson...
News/crime and courts
February 20, 2015 - 9:31am
February 6, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Identity thieves beating tax filers to the punch
More of Wisconsin's early income tax filers are discovering that identity thieves beat them to their refunds.
February 6, 2015 - 9:46am
February 5, 2015
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Authorities investigating how police shooting suspect got gun
MINNEAPOLIS -- The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office is investigating how a Hopkins man got the handgun he used to shoot at police Tuesday morning...
News/crime and courts
February 5, 2015 - 9:24am
January 19, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Apostle Islands officials hopeful for ice caves' reopening
Apostle Islands officials hopeful for ice caves' reopening; CORNUCOPIA -- The Apostle Islands National Lakeshore is gearing up for the Lake...
January 19, 2015 - 9:21am
December 14, 2014
What will the new Stillwater bridge bring?
Those who expect large population or economic growth in St. Croix County after the new Stillwater bridge opens in 2016 are probably in for disappointment, according to a new study. Study results were presented to the St. Croix County Board last week by Matt Kures of UW-Extension’s...
December 14, 2014 - 7:00am
December 5, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Protesters block traffic on Interstate 35W
MINNEAPOLIS -- Protesters in Minneapolis continue to let their voices be heard following grand jury decisions in the deaths of Michael Brown...
December 5, 2014 - 9:16am
December 1, 2014
Beldenville woman arrested for OWI following head-on collision
A Beldenville woman was arrested Sunday night for operating while intoxicated (OWI) following a head-on collision on US Highway 63 in the town of Trimbelle. Susan Langer, 53, was northbound on Hwy. 63, just south of 490th Ave., when she crossed the centerline and hit a southbound...
News/crime and courts
December 1, 2014 - 11:14am
November 24, 2014
River Crossing update: Dangerous ice conditions on the St. Croix River near Stillwater
The following is a weekly update from the Minnesota and Wisconsin transportation departments on the progress of the St. Croix River Crossing project at Stillwater, Minn., and the town of St. Joseph in Wisconsin. It is dated Nov. 20. A tug boat is continuously breaking ice on the...
November 24, 2014 - 12:17pm
November 14, 2014
October 2014 was the second safest month of Octobers in traffic deaths since WWII
Last month 42 people died in traffic crashes on Wisconsin roadways, which made it the second safest month of October in terms of traffic deaths...
November 14, 2014 - 9:25am
October 5, 2014
Drivers: Expect some delays soon on I-94 bridge
Starting next week, Monday, Oct. 6, the Wisconsin Department of Transportation will be replacing the navigation lights on the eastbound and westbound bridges over the St. Croix River between Wisconsin and Minnesota. Motorists should expect some traffic delays. Crews will work...
October 5, 2014 - 5:00am
October 1, 2014
CRIME AND COURT ROUNDUP: Superior police to release more information today about a man who was murdered last night
Police in Superior will say more today about the apparent murder of a man last evening.
News/crime and courts
October 1, 2014 - 8:57am