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WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Prairie du Chien man gets 48 years prison for sexual assault
Police beat: In which it’s wise to be wary of five-inch boot heels, wiser still to refuse shaking hands after what said hand just did
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICAL ROUNDUP: Senate committee to hold public hearing on school accountability package
Nesseth gives energy saving tips to Kiwanis
Wood’s Maple Orchard named Best in Show again
crime and courts
PIERCE COUNTY PREP SCOREBOARD - Jan. 26, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUNDUP: Packers sign punter to compete with Masthay
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Thunder roll past Timberwolves
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UW men's hoops back in the top five
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUNDUP: Bucks' comeback falls short as Spurs win
Pierce County Fair wants Century, Sesquicentennial farmers
A long time coming
Affordable Care Act informational session Monday night in Ellsworth
Red Cross Blood Drive a success this January
Comedy’s key to murder mystery
arts and entertainment
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 2/2/15 Board Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF BAY CITY: 1/27/15 Public Hearing - Amend Zoning
LIEN SALE NOTICE: 2/11/15 at Advance Self Storage Center, Hager City
TOWN OF TRIMBELLE: 2/3/15 Special Meeting of Town Board
TOWN OF ELLSWORTH: 2/2/15 Town Board Meeting
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Leora J. Rawn, 98
Marion E. Robey, 74
LeRoy W. Burgeson, 84
Karen L. Murray Broadhead
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April 19, 2013
State Weather Roundup: Northwest Wisconsin gets hammered again by Mother Nature
The forecast was only for 3-to-6 inches - but up to 14-and-a-half inches of new snow fell in parts of northwest Wisconsin by early today. And...
April 19, 2013 - 11:21am
Minnesota News Roundup: Northern Minnesota hit with six to 10 inches of snow
Snowfall totals vary greatly in the latest round of winter weather, with 1"-4" of snowfall in southeastern Minnesota which came after heavy rainfall....
April 19, 2013 - 11:06am
Houlton teenager dies in semitrailer accident Thursday
A Wisconsin teenager was killed during a snowstorm Thursday after his vehicle entered the opposite lane of traffic and collided with a semitrailer on Interstate 94 in Washington County. The Minnesota State Patrol identified the victim as Jonathon Pohlen, 16, of Houlton, Wis. The...
April 19, 2013 - 11:02am
April 18, 2013
Upper Midwest Weather Briefs: More winter weather bears down on region today
The relentless winter continues in Minnesota and western Wisconsin, with forecasters calling for about six inches of snow in the Twin Cities...
April 18, 2013 - 10:28am
April 17, 2013
Editorial: Be ready for flooding, severe weather
The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) reminds the public water is essential to life, but when it comes in the form of a flood, it can inflict...
April 17, 2013 - 12:32pm
Minnesota News Roundup: Winter storm warning may be issued later today
A winter storm warning may be issued later today (Wed) for much of Minnesota. National Weather Service forecasters are expecting a prolonged...
April 17, 2013 - 9:45am
State News Roundup: Winter not giving up yet as snow is in the forecast again
Flood warnings continue on parts of five rivers in Wisconsin - and with heavy rain and snow in the forecast, officials are keeping a close eye...
April 17, 2013 - 9:40am
April 16, 2013
Extended winter now responsible for death after car crash
NEW RICHMOND - Wisconsin's extended winter has been blamed for at least one death. 61-year-old Yeng Yang of Saint Paul was killed yesterday on an icy county road in far western Wisconsin. Saint Croix County authorities said Yang's car slid sideways on a curve, veered into the oncoming...
news / accidents
April 16, 2013 - 10:06am
Minnesota News Briefs: Recent weather increases flood worries
MOORHEAD, Minn. - Concerns about heavy snow that has recently fallen on the Red River Valley and the potential for more snow this week has prompted Fargo to prepare for a higher crest. The city has made the decision to raise levees and prepare for a potential 41 foot crest with...
April 16, 2013 - 9:50am
April 15, 2013
State News Roundup: Latest dose of winter weather closed only one school
Wisconsin's latest dose of winter weather was not enough to close school today. Much of northwest and central Wisconsin got a mix of freezing...
April 15, 2013 - 9:15am
April 13, 2013
Worthington works to get back electric power
WORTHINGTON, Minn. - Progress is being made in Worthington this weekend after severe weather caused citywide power outages earlier this week. The town had been running on back-up diesel power with rolling blackouts for about 45 hours until early this morning when limited outside...
April 13, 2013 - 2:40pm
Roads closed in Kenosha County due to failing levee
KENOSHA - A section of Wisconsin Highway 75 is shut down in Kenosha County as local officials watch a levee which could fail. Heavy rains have bloated Vern Wolf Lake in the Richard Bond Recreation Area. The Kenosha County Sheriff's Department says the property downstream from the...
April 13, 2013 - 1:44pm
April 12, 2013
Lingering winter backs up Pierce County farmers' spring work
Lingering winter backs up farmers' spring work By Bill Kirk Old Man Winter's extended grip on this region should be more of a talking point than a significant concern for farmers, according to Pierce County Soil Conservationist Jon Krauss. Friday, Krauss discounted the notion farmers...
April 12, 2013 - 5:10pm
April 11, 2013
Minnesota News Briefs: Winter storm knocks out power in western Minnesota
WORTHINGTON, Minn. -- Power remains out in several communities in southwestern Minnesota. Ice and heavy snow have downed numerous power lines and trees in the region. The town of Worthington has been running on backup diesel power since yesterday and rolling blackouts continue....
April 11, 2013 - 3:09pm
There's at least one silver lining in this week's snowstorm
The winter that refuses to let go in Wisconsin is also doing a huge favor to the Badger State, by easing its year-long drought. Conditions...
April 11, 2013 - 9:52am