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Wisconsin Farmers Union sends survey on low dairy prices
New Richmond, Wis., man charged with kidnapping two women in Afton
Many merchants still swiping long after deadline to switch to new credit, debit card technology
Wisconsin roundup: GOP lawmaker joins request for audit of veterans home's surplus; Catholic mass planned to recognize nuns killed in Mississippi; and 10 more state news stories
Bauer, Maplethorpe appointed to CVTC Board
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
Corpse flower set to bloom at UWRF
The strength of a community to be documented in film
Memory of officer honored in Prescott
Backing the blue: Business donates shirts to 111 officers
Seniors saluted for hard work and dedication
arts and entertainment
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/6/16 Personnel Committee Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 9/7/16 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 9/6/16 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPT: Request For Bids - TRI Project #14901
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 9/16/16, Cleary Building Corp., Ellsworth, WI
Norbert "Nub" Deiss, 89
Karen S. Franson, 45
Jeannette Miller, 93
Lenore Gunderson, 93
Karen Sue Franson, 45
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
January 28, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Driver who rear-ended school bus injured, 45 kids OK
ASHLAND -- A 49-year-old Ashland man was transferred to St. Mary's Hospital in Duluth with injuries described as "life-threatening" by the State...
January 28, 2015 - 9:47am
Operators safely shut down Prairie Island Unit 1 to replace pump seal
Operators safely shut down Prairie Island Nuclear Generating Plant Unit 1 at 7:56 p.m. CDT on Monday, Jan. 26 to replace a reactor coolant pump...
January 28, 2015 - 9:19am
January 26, 2015
Mile-long St. Croix River bridge about a third completed
The massive, mile-long St. Croix Crossing Bridge is about a third completed and running a bit behind schedule
January 26, 2015 - 9:46am
Finish of W, start of V on to-do list
The completion of CTH W reconstruction and the possible beginning of an upgrade to CTH V are on the projects list for the Pierce County Highway...
January 26, 2015 - 9:13am
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
January 16, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Boy shot in Wisco parking lot released from hospital
MILWAUKEE - A 15-year-old boy who was shot last night in the parking lot of Wisconsin Lutheran High School was released from the hospital today. Milwaukee Police are still looking for the man who fired the shot. It happened during a basketball game between Wisconsin Lutheran and...
January 16, 2015 - 3:26pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Teen wanted for Illinois murder arrested at Winona High School
WINONA -- The teen suspect in an Illinois murder was arrested yesterday at Winona High School. Winona Police say a detective with the Maywood, Illinois Police Department called them Wednesday, believing the 16-year-old murder suspect was in town. Local officers searched all...
January 16, 2015 - 3:03pm
It’s Elmwood’s turn for DOT attention
:Just one road project is on the schedule for the coming construction season in the western part of the Wisconsin Department of Transportation’s...
January 16, 2015 - 9:22am
January 14, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Walker gives State of State address, calls for more efficiency
MADISON - With a two-billion dollar budget deficit looming, Governor Scott Walker used his State-of-the-State address last night to encourage more efficiency, while downplaying the tax cuts he promised. As a potential White House hopeful for 2016, the Republican Walker said Wisconsin...
January 14, 2015 - 9:51am
January 12, 2015
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Minnesotan reaches summit of Mt. McKinley
TALKEENTA, Alak. -- Arctic explorer Lonnie Dupre has become the first person to reach the summit of Alaska's Mount McKinley alone in the month of January. The 53-year-old from Grand Marais, Minnesota sent out a GPS spot signal from the 20,237-foot Denali summit last night...
January 12, 2015 - 6:19pm
December 31, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Gas drops below $2.00 mark in state
For the first time in five years, gasoline prices broke the two-dollar-a-gallon barrier today in Metro Milwaukee. Gas Buddy.com said ten stations...
December 31, 2014 - 3:26pm
December 26, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Lindstrom Man killed in power pole crash
FRANCONIA TOWNSHIP, Minn. -- A 52-year-old Lindstrom man is dead after his vehicle crashed into a power pole in Franconia Township early this...
December 26, 2014 - 8:25am
December 25, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Dog treat recall due to possible salmonella,
ST. PAUL -- State officials are alerting Minnesotans to a recall of certain dog treats manufactured by Virginia-based Barkworthies which may be contaminated with salmonella. Involved are certain lots of Barkworthies "Chicken Vittles" dog chews. Details are at barkworthies-dot-com-slash-recall....
December 25, 2014 - 6:57am
December 24, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Two from Wisconsin killed by Lake Superior waves
TOFTE, MINN. - Two Wisconsin men were killed after they were swept away by waves of up to six-feet on Lake Superior along Minnesota's North Shore. The Cook County sheriff's office released the victims' names this morning. They were 66-year-old Wayne Hoffman of Spring Green,...
December 24, 2014 - 3:19pm
December 22, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Protests follow in wake of Hamilton decision by Milwaukee DA
MILWAUKEE - About 150 people marched quietly from Milwaukee's Red Arrow Park to the federal courthouse today. They attended a news conference where Dontre Hamilton's family demanded a federal investigation into DA John Chisholm's decision not to charge fired Milwaukee officer Christopher...
December 22, 2014 - 4:10pm