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Sparsity aid awarded to area schools
Retirement didn't suit Lashley, now back in bar
St. Croix unemployment up slightly over May, but still 2nd lowest in state
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Wood products in northern Wisconsin needs more rail service to ship its goods
CRIME AND COURT ROUNDUP: Federal trial begins for woman who kidnapped her baby nephew
crime and courts
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUNDUP: Brewers blanked by Mets; lead still at two games
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Vikings sign Rudolph to contract extension
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Love declines to play for U.S. national team
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Brewers rally for win over Mets
PC Legion squad eliminated from regional tournament
Eye Mobile to provide vision screening at the Fair
Pepin County Fair this weekend in Arkansaw
Vacation Bible School next week at Prairie View
Supercross racing coming here next Friday
Fun's not alien to UFO Days this weekend
arts and entertainment
Joan M. Grizzle, 60
Duane Hillstead, 73
Richard A. M. Kruger, 70
Susan L. Myers, 68
Charles Ford, Sr., 86
PIERCE COUNTY LAND CONSERVATION COMMITTEE: 7/24/14 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/24/14 Board of Adjustment Committee Meeting
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 7/22/14 Personnel Committee Meeting
TOWN OF ISABELLE: 7/21/14 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: 7/21/14 Town Board Meeting
Old Cowbelle: I am rich!
Old Cowbelle: The Future of Churches
Old Cow Belle: Old Lady Entertainment?
July 9, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: The last snowpile has melted away in northwest Wisconsin
The final evidence of an extremely snowy winter has just now disappeared in northwest Wisconsin. The Superior-Douglas County Chamber of Commerce...
news / region
July 9, 2014 - 10:06am
July 8, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: More storm damage in Western Wisconsin last night
The western half of Wisconsin had more thunderstorm damage yesterday and last night. Tennis-ball-sized hail fell near Cornell in Chippewa County. Eau Claire had a number of vehicles damaged by hail. Parts of Pepin, Taylor, Monroe, Trempealeau, and Vernon counties also reported...
July 8, 2014 - 9:01am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Dry days last week help farmers catch-up with crops
ST. PAUL - Minnesota farmers had 4.7 days suitable for fieldwork last week, the most in nearly a month, according to the USDA's Weekly Crop Report. Drier field conditions allowed many farmers to catch-up with herbicide and fertilizer spraying. Nearly all of Minnesota's corn...
July 8, 2014 - 8:27am
July 7, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Traffic fatalities declined in the first six months of 2014 compared to last year
For the second year in a row, Wisconsin could see a major decline in the number of motorists killed in traffic accidents. Two-hundred-15 people...
news / accidents
July 7, 2014 - 9:49am
July 4, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Rochester police investigating suspicious death
ROCHESTER, Minn. - Rochester police are investigating what they term the suspicious death of a man found unresponsive at a park Monday morning. 54-year-old Roger Ingalls died later that day at the hospital and the medical examiner determined it might not have been of natural causes....
July 4, 2014 - 8:39am
July 2, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Cleanup continues at Colfax Schools after last week's tornado
The cleanup continues at the public school in Colfax in northwest Wisconsin -- but this week's rain has made the job harder. A tornado caused...
news / region
July 2, 2014 - 9:19am
July 1, 2014
Flooding after crest
The good news is the Mississippi River crested at 15 feet over the weekend. The bad news it will take a while for the river to go back into its banks and until then residents along the river from Hager City to Maiden Rock will have to deal with the flood waters. Local establishments...
July 1, 2014 - 5:34pm
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Report says Walker administration wants to streamline the hiring process for civil service employees
There's a report that the Walker administration is in the early stages of streamlining the hiring process for civil service employees in state...
news / government
July 1, 2014 - 9:27am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: FEMA begins flood damage assessments in southwest Minnesota
Officials from FEMA, the Federal Emergency Management Agency, are in southwest Minnesota (Jackson, Nobles, Renville and Rock counties) starting...
news / government
July 1, 2014 - 9:05am
June 30, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Walker tours storm damage in La Crosse County
LA CROSSE - Governor Scott Walker was planning to tour storm damage in La Crosse today. Storms on Saturday caused damage in the city and surrounding La Crosse County. On his way to-or-from, Walker would have the ability to fly over the Dodgeville area which was hit with a tornado...
June 30, 2014 - 2:44pm
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Tornado strikes Iowa County
DODGEVILLE - As daylight emerges, we're learning more about the tornado that caused heavy damage in Iowa County in southwest Wisconsin. National Weather Service radar now shows it was on the ground from about 10:20 to 10:45 last night from Highland to near Governor Dodge State...
June 30, 2014 - 9:35am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: FEMA to asses flood damage
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will be in southwestern Minnesota starting tomorrow to begin surveying flood damage. U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar (DFL-Plymouth) says in order to qualify for federal funds, the monetary damage to public infrastructure must be at least...
June 30, 2014 - 9:03am
June 28, 2014
Tornado touchdown confirmed near Colfax
COLFAX - The National Weather Service has confirmed a tornado hit the town of Colfax Friday afternoon. Meteorologists say the tornado was considered a “weak” funnel, but it still packed a punch, damaging a gas station and tearing down some trees. Colfax was the scene far...
June 28, 2014 - 8:44am
June 26, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Pierce tied for the lowest unemployment rate in the state for May
Unemployment went down last month in ten of Wisconsin's 12 metro areas. New figures released yesterday show that none of the metros saw their...
news / business
June 26, 2014 - 9:23am
June 25, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Woman found in blanket died of natural causes
ST. PAUL -- Officials say the 39-year-old woman whose body was found wrapped in a blanket in a wooded area of St. Paul Saturday died of natural causes. Officials found Rahel Nigusse's body near Minnehaha Avenue and St. Paul Police Sergeant Paul Paulos says it appears she had...
June 25, 2014 - 7:49pm