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Storm shifts south, heavy snow still likely
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County denies proposed Oak Grove shooting range
Strong neighbor support displayed in dog request
crime and courts
WIAA girls basketball: Third time the charm for Spring Valley
WIAA girls basketball: Haas, Burr too much for Ellsworth
SVE wrestling: Five Cards headed to Madison with unfinished business
Ellsworth boys tennis: School board approves funding for a team
Prescott wrestling: Pair of juniors no longer flying under the radar
Spring Valley Cardinals
Coalition to address alcohol abuse, obesity, mental health
Ezekiel Lutheran Church hosts concert to benefit Haiti
UW-River Falls Dance Theatre to present annual spring concert
Turnout for Laura Ingalls Wilder birthday triples expectations
Moon Glow lights up the night
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPT: Request For Bids- 2017 Steel Culvert
PIERCE COUNTY: 2/28/17 Information Services Committee Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 3/1/17 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY FAIR COMMITTEE: 2/23/17 Meeting Agenda
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2/22/17 Elementary Facility Comm. Meeting
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April 10, 2013
Thursday State News Briefs: Spring flooding gets more severe throughout state
Wisconsin's spring flooding forecast is getting more severe by the minute. The National Weather Service said for the first time today it expects major floods along the Fox River in Kenosha County, after parts of southeast Wisconsin got up to three-and-a-half inches of rain yesterday....
April 10, 2013 - 2:57pm
Another winter storm takes aim at Minnesota
CHANHASSEN, Minn. - A late winter storm crawling into the Midwest could leave up to a foot of snow in parts of southern Minnesota by Thursday...
April 10, 2013 - 1:15pm
Storms packing a powerful punch throughout state
Almost 35,000 electric customers in Wisconsin were without power this morning, as a three-day flurry of storms began to hit the Badger State....
April 10, 2013 - 9:31am
April 9, 2013
Red River cities get ready for spring floods
MOORHEAD, Minn. - Moorhead officials say they have plenty of sandbags to handle a Red River crest of 41 feet. While there are no immediate volunteer needs in Moorhead, volunteers will be needed down the road to help place sandbags in flood prone areas. Groups and organizations wanting...
April 9, 2013 - 10:26am
Winter just won't go away, winter storm warning up for region
Just when you think winter might be over, another blast of snow is predicted for the Upper Midwest this week, with up to six more inches possible....
April 9, 2013 - 10:13am
April 5, 2013
Seven inches of snow predicted for northern Wisconsin
Spring was supposed to be sprung 16 days ago - but up to seven-inches of new snow are in the forecast in northern Wisconsin. Winter weather advisories...
April 5, 2013 - 9:29am
April 4, 2013
Regional News Briefs: Upper Mississippi shipping season well behind schedule
WINONA -- The navigation season on the Upper Mississippi River is a few weeks behind this year. Patrick Moes with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers...
April 4, 2013 - 11:32am
April 3, 2013
Morning State News Briefs: Flooding situation improves across state
Wisconsin's flooding situation has gotten better. Only one river has flood warnings today - the Rock River at both Afton and Newville in Rock County. At Newville, the river was two-tenths-of-a-foot above its flood stage around four this morning. At Afton, the Rock River was expected...
April 3, 2013 - 10:27am
April 1, 2013
Wisconsin Weather News: Flood warnings up in a few counties
Two rivers in Wisconsin have flood warnings this afternoon - but only minor floods are expected in parts of Kenosha, Buffalo and Trempealeau counties. The National Weather Service says a combination of melting snow and recent rains are blamed for flood warnings on the Fox River...
April 1, 2013 - 5:15pm
March 30, 2013
NWS to give more detailed severe weather warnings to Wisconsin
Starting Monday the National Weather Service plans to give more detailed severe weather warning in Wisconsin and 13 other states. The more descriptive information is being offered to help people get to safety sooner when the weather is threatening. The expanded warnings have been...
March 30, 2013 - 1:49pm
March 22, 2013
State News Roundup: Temperatures inching closer to normal
It's a little warmer than yesterday in Wisconsin. But it's still downright cold going into the first weekend of spring. Yesterday's high temperatures...
March 22, 2013 - 9:28am
March 21, 2013
Indianhead shivers on first day of spring
It's the second day of spring - but don't tell that to folks in northwest Wisconsin. It was nine-below-zero in Ladysmith at seven o'clock this...
March 21, 2013 - 11:57am
March 19, 2013
Spring definitely hasn't arrived in Wisconsin
You can't win 'em all. Jimmy-the-Groundhog of Sun Prairie was wrong in predicting an early spring six weeks ago. The first day of spring is tomorrow...
March 19, 2013 - 4:45pm
March 14, 2013
Wild Side: enjoying a regular winter
The snow stopped falling in the morning on Valentines' Day, some blue sky appeared between the clouds and the trees sparkled with a new coating...
March 14, 2013 - 12:47pm
March 11, 2013
Minnesota News Roundup: Snow continues falling across southeastern Minnesota
Snow continues falling across southeastern Minnesota where several inches has already accumulated. The Rochester airport had recorded nearly...
March 11, 2013 - 11:38am