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Public advised about safe ways to dispose of sharps
Charges: man steals Hammond cop's truck, 'torches' it in Minnesota
Pierce County Sheriff’s Blotter: Hunters and scammers gone wild; mystery noose
River Falls man gets 9 years in prison: Assault victim: ‘I can finally begin again’
Facility referendum survey inconclusive
crime and courts
Girls Basketball: Panthers fall to Osceola after tough second half
Parker Hines returns home with Air Force wrestling
Boys Basketball: Prescott seeks another state tournament run
Boys Basketball: Prescott’s Hamilton draws Division 1 attention
Girls Basketball: Wolves rebound with win over Gilmanton Tuesday
Red Kettle Campaign needs public's help to reach goal
New pastor values outreach to community over building
Shop with a Cop brings holiday cheer
Zion opens collection site for ‘Operation Christmas Child’
Freedom is not free
arts and entertainment
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/1/15 Personnel Committee Meeting
FORECLOSURE: US Bank v. Carla M. Newman; Case No. 15-CV-79
FORECLOSURE: Bank of America v. Matthew Schneider; Case No. 13-CV-260
PRESCOTT SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2016 Spring Election Notice (Revised)
TOWN OF MARTELL: 12/1/15 Public Hearing - New Town Shop
Marjorie Ann Hildebrandt, 86
Joe Menter, 78
Ronald Feuerhelm, 88
Howard J. Ott, 67
Kathleen Vinehout column: Enjoying Thanksgiving on the farm
Ron Kind column: Fighting to improve rail safety
Kathleen Vinehout column: Wisconsin report card provides info on progress, problems
Sheila Harsdorf column: Legislature continues focus on reform, workforce development
Warren Petryk column: Petryk legislation passes the Assembly with bipartisan support
January 15, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: The middle part of the state got the brunt of yesterday's snowstorm
The middle-third of Wisconsin got the brunt of yesterday's snowstorm, as places that were expecting two-inches had a lot more.
News / region
January 15, 2014 - 9:48am
January 14, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Lt. Gov Prettner-Solon announces she will not run for second term
ST. PAUL - Minnesota Lieutenant Governor Yvonne Prettner Solon announced this morning she will not seek re-election as Governor Dayton's running mate this fall. Prettner Solon says it's a decision she's given "much thought, much reflection and an equal dose of prayer." She says...
January 14, 2014 - 1:48pm
Western Wisconsin being dumped on with more snow than forecasted
Northwest Wisconsin was hit with more snow than what forecasters predicted for today. The region was expecting 2-to-5 inches, but over six-and-a-quarter fell at Boyceville in Dunn County by seven this morning and more than five was recorded in Ellsworth. The National Weather...
sports / high school
January 14, 2014 - 12:23pm
UPDATE: Fire destroys next-generation Glenhaven complex
GLENWOOD CITY -- A pre-dawn fire Tuesday destroyed a large portion of a $9.7 million building complex under construction, which would have eventually...
News / region
January 14, 2014 - 9:04am
January 13, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Sale of Vikings stadium bonds delayed
ST. PAUL -- The sale of 468-million dollars in bonds to fund part of the new Vikings stadium has been delayed. Minnesota Management and Budget...
News / business
January 13, 2014 - 9:48am
January 12, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Ice build-up on Lake Superior worst since '78
SUPERIOR - Experts with the National Weather Service and the U.S. Coast Guard says ice buildup on Lake Superior is the worst seen in several...
January 12, 2014 - 11:05am
January 10, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: New UW Prez promises better relations with legislature
MADISON - The new president of the UW System promises to be more open about the university's finances, and to collaborate more closely with state lawmakers. Ray Cross told reporters at the Milwaukee campus today that he's excited about taking over next month. He replaces Kevin...
January 10, 2014 - 5:01pm
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: New UW System President promises to be more open with lawmakers
The new president of the U-W System promises to be more open about the university's finances, and to collaborate more closely with state lawmakers....
News / education
January 10, 2014 - 4:24pm
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: After latest cold spell, climate experts says the U.S. has become weather wimps
Climate experts say we've become a nation of weather wimps.
News / region
January 10, 2014 - 9:07am
January 9, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: State sees dramatic increase in flu hospitalizations
Wisconsin has seen a recent dramatic increase in the number of hospitalizations resulting from the flu. State epidemiologist Tom Haupt says that includes more admissions to intensive care units. He's also a little concerned about the age groups that are being affected with the...
January 9, 2014 - 4:08pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Bail set at two million for Montgomery teen
(Montgomery, MN) -- Investigators say a Montgomery teen admitted to shooting his father in the head with a rifle and bail is set at two million dollars. According to the criminal complaint, 18-year-old Jonas Nelson first told investigators he was upstairs in his bedroom Monday...
January 9, 2014 - 3:43pm
January 8, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: The worst of the cold wave is over
The worst of the cold wave is over in Wisconsin -- but it was still below-zero throughout the state overnight.
News / region
January 8, 2014 - 9:20am
January 7, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Vilsak warns milk prices will rise dramatically if no Farm Bill passed
WASHINGTON D.C. - Milk prices could see a dramatic increase if a new Farm Bill isn’t passed by Congress. U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack says if a new bill isn’t approved very soon, his agency will start enforcing the dairy program devised in 1949. If that happens,...
January 7, 2014 - 8:52pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Two college students dead in shooting
ROCHESTER, Minn. - The Olmsted County Sheriff's Department continues to investigate the deaths of two college students of apparent gunshot wounds at a residence west of Oronoco. Deputies on a medical call discovered an 18-year-old female dead and a 19-year-old male barely alive....
January 7, 2014 - 5:48pm
Three probable cold-weather deaths reported
Wisconsin health officials are investigating three probable cold weather-related deaths in the state. The deaths were reported in Ashland, Marquette and Milwaukee counties and all occurred on Friday, Jan. 3.
News / region
January 7, 2014 - 4:16pm