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WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Over 16,000 John Doe emails released today
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Congresswoman Bachmann gets security detail
Ma’am, we are your only option: Small-town white police officers
crime and courts
PIERCE COUNTY ATHLETES OF THE WEEK: Ellsworth's Nick Taranto and Elmwood's Josie Tiffany
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Terps' need to stop UW's Gordon in order to get bowl bid
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUNDUP: Bucks beat New York in preseason action
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Timberwolves host Pacers tonight
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Bucks in New York for preseason game
Theater selling off costumes and props
Students raise money for well
64th annual Pierce County Dairy Banquet
Flyway soars to new heights
Binkowski named Social Worker of the Year
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY: 10/28/14 Board Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF TRIMBELLE: 9/9/14 Board Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 11/11/14 Public Budget Hearing
TOWN OF MARTELL: 10/30/14 Public Test of Voting Equipment
PROBATE ORDER: Russell C. Hanson Estate; Case No. 14PR50
Mildred M. Coulson, 88
Selma E. Johnson, 96
Eugene E. Cook, 74
John Arthur Dretsch, 51
Lucille Olstad, 96
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October 16, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Latest job numbers due out today
ST. PAUL -- State officials release September's employment numbers for Minnesota this morning (10am). In August the state's unemployment rate...
news / business
October 16, 2014 - 9:00am
October 14, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: High winds cause power outages in NEW
Over eight-thousand electric customers in northeast Wisconsin reported power outages soon after high winds hit the region. We Energies had over 5,300 customers out as of 2 p.m in the Appleton and New London areas. The Wisconsin Public Service utility said almost 2,800 customers...
October 14, 2014 - 4:12pm
October 13, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: State teachers make less money than national average
Wisconsin teachers make less money than their counterparts around the country -- while principals and superintendents make more than the norm. That's according to Gannett Wisconsin media, which reviewed data from both state and national education groups. According to Gannett,...
October 13, 2014 - 5:40pm
Two women killed in crash near Elk Mound; driver in Dunn County Jail
Two women killed in a weekend hit-and-run Interstate crash west of Eau Claire have been identified as Larci Ricafrente of Waterford Michigan...
news / accidents
October 13, 2014 - 9:28am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Minneapolis celebrates "Indigenous People's Day"
The City of Minneapolis is not celebrating Columbus Day this year.
October 13, 2014 - 8:53am
October 7, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Franken opens up huge lead in poll
U.S. Senator Al Franken (DFL-Minneapolis) has doubled his lead over Republican challenger Mike McFadden, according to the latest KSTP/Survey USA poll. Franken now leads McFadden 55 to 37 percent - an 18-point advantage four weeks before Election Day. The incumbent Democrat was...
October 7, 2014 - 4:20pm
October 6, 2014
WESTERN WISCONSIN ROUNDUP: Tri-Angels playground dedicated today
A building is being dedicated today as the site of a new playground to honor three young sisters killed by their father in River Falls.
news / region
October 6, 2014 - 9:37am
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Parts of Wisconsin saw snow over the weekend
Parts of Wisconsin are still getting a taste of winter, after most of the state saw its first snow in a few months on Saturday.
news / region
October 6, 2014 - 9:32am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Police searching for woman who robbed gas station
ST. CLOUD -- Authorities are searching for a woman who robbed a gas station in St. Cloud. Police say the woman entered the Go For It Gas station...
news / crime and courts
October 6, 2014 - 9:12am
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...
news / region
October 5, 2014 - 5:00am
October 3, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Suspect arrested after standoff at Stewartville apartment complex
STEWARTVILLE, Minn. -- A police standoff at an apartment complex Thursday morning in the southeast Minnesota community of Stewartville ended...
news / crime and courts
October 3, 2014 - 9:03am
October 1, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Westside Elementary in RF named a Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Education Department
Eight Wisconsin schools were named yesterday as National Blue Ribbon Schools by the U-S Education Department. The program recognizes both public-and-private...
news / education
October 1, 2014 - 9:04am
September 30, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: CVTC to get Federal grant worth $20 milllion
EAU CLAIRE - A technical college in Eau Claire is the only school in Wisconsin to get a major job-training grant from the Obama White House. In fact, Chippewa Valley Technical College will get the largest grant among the recipients, with $20-million. The grants are designed...
September 30, 2014 - 9:52am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Driver killed roll-over accident in Otter Tail County
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. -- A fatal rollover in Otter Tail County Monday evening. The state patrol says 51-year-old Dennis Pedersen of Fergus Falls was on Hwy 10 west of Perham when the horse trailer he was pulling had a mechanical issue and the pickup and trailer rolled. Pedersen...
September 30, 2014 - 9:36am
September 29, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Gov. Walker to appear in Hudson today with Chris Christie
Both candidates for Wisconsin governor will appear with national figures today. Republican incumbent Scott Walker has a late morning rally scheduled...
news / government
September 29, 2014 - 9:25am