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Panel tosses out ethics complaint against Johnson; St. County County DA says ‘it’s good to move on’
Wisconsin roundup: Public schools lose $2.4M for special-needs vouchers; Madison native pleads guilty to terrorism-related charge; 11 more state news stories
UPDATE: Teen crash victim reportedly swerved to avoid motorist on cellphone
Three way race to replace Dean Knudson for Assembly District 30
Looking good in the neighborhood: Nursing home needs cosmetic facelift
crime and courts
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
WIAA cross country: Todd and Peña qualify for state
WIAA football: Spring Valley advances; Elmwood/Plum City falls to De Soto
E-PC takes on De Soto, but avoids 'The Pit'
WIAA girls volleyball: Seasons end for local volleyball teams
Horror movie filmed in Pierce debuts Monday night
PLUM CITY CARE CENTER RESIDENT OF THE MONTH: A colorful storyteller
The face at the head of the Roadrunners line steps down
Coping with loss by inciting acts of kindness and love
Local coats for kids program returns
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 11/2/16 Meeting Agenda
PUBLIC NOTICE: Proposed AT&T Tower, 530th St, Ellsworth, WI
WIS. DNR: 11/7/16 Public Meeting - Bay City Harbor Sediments Disposal
SUMMONS: Bank of Alma v. Lori K. Peterson, et al.; Case 16-CV-114
TOWN OF TRENTON: 11/3/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
Kyra Hayes, 16
Gabriel B. Carpenter, 13
Mary L. Nelson, 67
Lydia M. Bude, 89
Kay Thom, 77
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
December 2, 2008
Veterans officer on his way to Iraq again
David Till had already been deployed to Iraq once. He knew a second deployment was possible. "I knew this could happen," Till, Pierce County's...
December 2, 2008 - 12:00am
November 19, 2008
Editorial: Celebrating - the American way
Could it be coincidence that national elections, Veterans Day and Thanksgiving all fall in the same month? On the first we celebrate our freedom to choose our leader. On the second we honor those who have defended that freedom. On the third we give thanks in a more general way for...
November 19, 2008 - 12:00am
November 11, 2008
Veterans Day ceremonies and exhibits planned across state
It's Veterans Day and ceremonies will be held throughout Wisconsin to honor those who've served our country. In Brown County, veterans can take advantage of more than two dozen free and discounted items at stores and restaurants. The county Veterans' Recognition Subcommittee worked...
November 11, 2008 - 9:00am
November 7, 2008
Veterans outreach events to be held at UW-River Falls and UW-Stout
Veterans outreach events will be held by the Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs next week at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls and UW-Stout. The Veterans' Benefit Open House will be held in the University Commons on the campus of UW-River Falls on Tuesday, Nov. 11...
November 7, 2008 - 12:00am
November 5, 2008
Vets' recognition Sunday at Spring Valley church
SPRING VALLEY -- Christ the King Lutheran Church of Wilson will host a Veteran's Recognition this Sunday. During the 10:15 a.m. worship service, there will be a special focus on the significant role veterans have played in national and religious freedom in America. A brief service...
November 5, 2008 - 12:00am
October 24, 2008
Veteran supermarket event kicks off
A Supermarket of Veterans Benefits for Veterans is underway in New Richmond. The event at the National Guard Armory, 1245 Wall Street, New Richmond,...
October 24, 2008 - 12:00am
Another employee sentenced for stealing from vets' home residents
A second former employee of a state-owned nursing home for veterans has been sentenced for stealing from residents. James Hucke, 42, Racine, was put under a year of state supervision Thursday.
October 24, 2008 - 12:00am
Letter: He appreciates Rhoades' help
TO THE EDITOR: I retired earlier this year after 15 years as a director of veterans services in St. Croix County and seven years in Pierce County before that. I'd like to take this opportunity to thank Rep. Kitty Rhoades for all her legislative support for the many veteran issues...
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am
July 23, 2008
Memorial dedication Saturday at MR American Legion
MAIDEN ROCK -- The Sons of American Legion will have a memorial dedication at 6:30 p.m. this Saturday at the Maiden Rock American Legion Post 365. A black marble bench will be dedicated in honor of all veterans. Prior to the dedication, the SAL will hold their annual chicken feed...
July 23, 2008 - 12:00am
July 10, 2008
Schneider National looking to put vets in the driver's seat
Green Bay-based Schneider National has launched a new program aimed at getting more veterans on the road as trucking owner-operators. Schneider launched the Schneider National Veterans Owner-Operator program in conjunction with the U.S.
July 10, 2008 - 12:00am
July 9, 2008
Letter: He invites public to Veterans for Peace Gathering
TO THE EDITOR: Sick and tired of the troglodytes in Washington and their failed wars? Worried that their next stumble will be into the black hole of Iran? Then attend the sixth annual Veterans for Peace Gathering on Saturday, July 12, in Hager City. Featured speakers include Karen...
July 9, 2008 - 12:00am
July 8, 2008
Prescott Historical Society to honor local military veterans Sunday
PRESCOTT -- For the last six weeks, guests of the Prescott Historical Society have seen a fresh and unique perspective to the Iraq War. The PHS has been running an exhibit called "Private Soldiers: A Year in Iraq with the Wisconsin National Guard Unit," in which three members of...
July 8, 2008 - 12:00am
July 2, 2008
Revamp proposed for vet memorial
Although county supervisors haven't given their stamp of approval, Pierce County's new veteran services officer has developed a proposal for an expanded memorial on the front lawn of the courthouse. As groundskeepers prepare for the replacement and repair of sidewalks, he agreed...
July 2, 2008 - 12:00am
Homeless vets getting help back to their feet
It's not an emergency shelter for homeless veterans, but a place they can go to get a roof over their head, food and the skills they need to get their lives back. On Dec. 14, the Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs opened a facility for homeless veterans called Klein Hall on...
June 2, 2008 - 12:00am
May 29, 2008
Peace gathering in Hager City July 12
HAGER CITY -- On Saturday, July 12, the annual peace gathering, Pigstock, will be held at Schaefers' Pig Wisdom Farm in Hager City, sponsored by Veterans For Peace, CH 115. Everyone is welcome. This year's Pigstock includes: --Registration, Introductions and Announcements: 8:30-9:45...
May 29, 2008 - 12:00am