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Boy, 16, dies after sustaining injuries in SD farm accident
Willing and ‘Abel:’ Plum City schools value volunteers
Jury acquits man in RF rape case
Wisconsin roundup: Obamacare about to begin its fourth signup season; Wausau teen gets 13 years for killing another teen; and 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
WIAA girls volleyball: Seasons end for local volleyball teams
Ellsworth girls take second at MBC meet
E-PC readies for playoffs with rout of Shell Lake
Raiders to travel to Clear Lake for opening round of playoffs
Todd takes runner up in Dunn-St. Croix Conference meet
Coping with loss by inciting acts of kindness and love
Local coats for kids program returns
Daughters work to save their mother
Last chance to see 'Pierce County in War & Peace'
Fresh Art Tour kicks off Oct. 7
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: Absentee Voting & Voting Equip. Test for 11/8/16 Election
PIERCE COUNTY: 10/20/16 Highway Committee Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF EL PASO: 11/1/16 Public Hearing re: Strauss permit
PIERCE COUNTY HUMAN SERVICES: 10/20/16 Meeting Agenda
REPLEVIN SUMMONS: Santander v. Lucas M. Greeley; Case No. 16-SC-322
Lydia M. Bude, 89
Kay Thom, 77
Bernice J. Huppert, 99
Wallace J. Harvey, 94
Hilda A. Stoetzel, 93
Kathleen Vinehout column: Residents question public school money going to private schools
MARY BAIER COLUMN: Smaller schools serve a great purpose
Kathleen Vinehout column: Audit to investigate King Veterans Home
Kathleen Vinehout column: How to fund roads is a balancing act
Kathleen Vinehout column: Legislative Audit Bureau celebrates 50 years of service
Real Estate Showcase
February 16, 2015
Cedar Key: Where the farmers wear wet suits
Carol and I are enjoying our stay in Cedar Key, a small town on a group of islands on the Gulf Coast of Florida. After a long drive through the...
February 16, 2015 - 1:40pm
CRIME AND COURTS: Speed was factor in Brodhead man's traffic death, deputies allege
JANESVILLE -- Rock County authorities said high speed was an apparent factor in a one-car crash that killed a driver early Sunday. Sheriff's...
News/crime and courts
February 16, 2015 - 9:56am
February 15, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: USDA says farmers to take biggest single-year cash drop since Depression
WASHINGTON D.C. - The U.S. Department of Agriculture says it expects cash profits for American farmers to take the biggest single-year drop since 1931-32. The federal agency says the amount of grain produced is greater than demand and the grain carried over from last year’s...
February 15, 2015 - 8:57am
February 10, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: LaFollette requests office be spared budget cuts
MADISON -- Wisconsin's Secretary of State has asked Gov. Scott Walker to drop his budget proposal to cut the secretary's budget and staffing by almost half. Douglas La Follette wrote the Gov. Walker Monday and said the proposed cut would be devastating to an office that maintains...
February 10, 2015 - 9:13am
February 6, 2015
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Shots fired at apartment complex in Rochester
ROCHESTER, Minn. -- A northside Rochester apartment was hit by gunfire early this morning. Police received 911 calls about the shooting around 12:30 at the Villages at Essex Park complex in the Officers later discovered two bullets had gone through the wall of an apartment that...
February 6, 2015 - 3:48pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Several fatal crashes on Minnesota roads over the weekend
Several fatal crashes on Minnesota roads marred the pre-holiday weekend.
February 6, 2015 - 2:52pm
February 5, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Frederic exchange student dies in Burnett Co. accident
A foreign exchange student was killed, and two of his teenage hockey teammates were injured in one-vehicle crash in northwest Wisconsin. Tim...
February 5, 2015 - 9:42am
February 4, 2015
A special lesson in family history
WASHINGTON -- In 2013, Marcus Beyer and his wife, Kate Brooke-Beyer, took a trip to New Orleans to get away. With a few hours of free time on...
February 4, 2015 - 9:33am
February 3, 2015
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Fitch found guilty of first-degree murder
Brian Fitch is heading to prison after being found guilty in the murder of Mendota Heights police officer Scott Patrick. A jury convicted him...
News/crime and courts
February 3, 2015 - 8:57am
February 2, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Heavy snow closes schools across southern Wisconsin
Most schools in Milwaukee, Racine, and Kenosha counties were closed Monday after the region got more than a foot of snow during the weekend.
February 2, 2015 - 9:52am
Spring Valley science on to state
The 2015 Spring Valley High School Ocean Science Team was provided meals by Team Subway at the Team Oil Travel Center on their sendoff trip to...
February 2, 2015 - 9:29am
Gas-Lite’s new owners come from Snowball’s
They’ve been to a place whose name is emblematic of winter, and now Jay and Casey Oricchio are going somewhere with a name suggesting warm...
February 2, 2015 - 9:09am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Rep. Walz comments on Vets Suicide Bill
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Congressman Tim Walz is confident the Clay Hunt Suicide Prevention Act for American Veterans will pass today in the U-S Senate...
February 2, 2015 - 9:01am
January 30, 2015
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Eyota woman facing federal prescription drug charges
A woman from Eyota is facing federal charges for allegedly using stolen identities to obtain prescription painkillers like oxycodone and codeine....
News/crime and courts
January 30, 2015 - 8:56am
January 29, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Developer plans third student housing complex at Fondy; Baraboo, Marshfield issues still unresolved
A provider of student housing near two smaller U-W campuses is about to break ground for a third complex, even though both existing ones have...
January 29, 2015 - 3:06pm