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WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Waukesha County to consider regional sales tax for new Milwaukee arena
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: State flags at half-staff in honor of Mandela
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Grand Rapids boy dies at basketball game in Baxter
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Wind chills minus 20 throughout state this morning
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP:Train carrying taconite derails near Two Harbors
crime and courts
Boys Basketball Round-up: PC boys win second straight, Prescott wins fourth straight
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Minnesota men's hockey team ties Michigan State
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Successful Friday for UW teams
EHS boys' hoops snaps losing streak to New Richmond
Bad first quarter puts New Richmond ahead of EHS girls' hoops 59-41
Auditions for 'Morning's at Seven' open Tuesday
Santa delivers pizza plus fun Saturday
Celebrate 'Coastal Christmas' Saturday along the shores of Lake Pepin
Old Cowbell: I love Christmas!
Parmeters to celebrate 50th
arts and entertainment
Arley Jerome Huber, 91
George W. Darland, Jr., 78
Lorraine Zignego, 94
Gordon Brahmer, 79
Al Quackenbush, Sr., 67
Editorial: Beware - winter's on its way
Editorial: Act to avoid falls, prevent rabies
Editorial: Put pedestrians first
Affordable Health Care: No one should fall through the cracks
Editorial: How about local control?
TOWN OF EL PASO: 12/9/13 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF MARTELL: 12/10/13 Town Board Meeting
PRESCOTT SCHOOL DISTRICT: Revised 2014 Spring Election Notice
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 12/10/13 Town Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: MEETING CANCELLATION - 12/11/13 Solid Waste Mgt. Board Meeting
University of Wisconsin
January 5, 2010
Editorial: Doyle again ignores area needs
Despite publicized visits to this part of the state, most notably Hudson, lame-duck Gov. Jim Doyle continues to overlook our underrepresented area. We've already criticized Doyle's "lame" efforts to reconnect with his governor buddy from Minnesota, Tim Pawlenty, and get the tax reciprocity...
opinion / editorials / government / politics
January 5, 2010 - 12:50pm
October 6, 2009
UW's two-year colleges have 5 percent more students than last year
The University of Wisconsin's two-year colleges have about 5 percent more students than a year ago. Preliminary figures show that more than 13,800 students are attending the university's 13 two-year schools this fall. Karla Rabe at the Fox Valley campus says about a third of the...
October 6, 2009 - 9:16am
September 18, 2009
UW campuses share more than $1 million projects to graduate more students
University of Wisconsin campuses are sharing more than $1 million for special projects designed to graduate more students. Among other things, they'll help high school students boost their college preparation, encourage partnerships between UW instructors and high school math teachers,...
September 18, 2009 - 9:00am
July 10, 2009
UW Regents vote to raise tuition by 5.5 percent, new grants help some students
The University of Wisconsin's four-year campuses will raise their tuition by 5.5 percent this fall. But low- to middle-income students will get enough new grants to avoid the increase, under a budget passed Thursday by the Board of Regents. The panel approved a $2.2 billion spending...
July 10, 2009 - 9:03am
July 9, 2009
UW Regents consider 5.5 percent hike in tuition, room and board, dorm fees
The University of Wisconsin Board of Regents will consider a new budget today that includes a 5.5 percent tuition increase and a 5.3 percent jump in fees for dorm residents. The tuition hikes would be less than $300 at most of the 13 four-year campuses. Average room-and-board rates...
July 9, 2009 - 9:02am
July 1, 2009
College program for poor families expands to Eau Claire campus
GREEN BAY -- A program aimed at getting kids from low income families interested in college is expanding. The program exposes kids to college life and mentors them in the hopes they'll return someday as university freshmen. The Phuture Phoenix program began at UW-Green Bay....
July 1, 2009 - 11:21am
Battle could be brewing regarding UW staff assignment to unions
A legal battle could be brewing on whether 4,000 University of Wisconsin staff members can be assigned to unions without a chance to decide for themselves. Two Democratic lawmakers put that item in the new state budget before Gov. Jim Doyle vetoed it on Monday. Doyle's administration...
July 1, 2009 - 9:00am