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Fisher joins national effort to help caregivers of ill, wounded vets
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Large crowds anticipated for state trooper's funeral
Media schooled on River Crossing highway-surface project
Western Wisconsinites sound off against Walker budget
High speed chase ends with suspect taken from trunk of car
crime and courts
New coaches for PHS track team
Trout Unlimited announces grant for rehabilitation of Kinnickinnic River
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UW faces Arizona again in Elite Eight
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Reserves help Badgers down Carolina, make Elite Eight
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers down North Carolina 78-72 for Elite Eight berth
Hoyer blood drive draws community crowd
New Richmond ReStore holds ‘Upcycling Contest’
Hollywood actress is hometown proud
Successful weekend for Stella Dance Studio
Phipps offers theater classes for young people
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TRENTON: 3/18/15 Special Town Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY LAND CONSERVATION COMMITTEE: 3/26/15 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 3/19/15 Highway Committee Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF BAY CITY: 4/8/15 Meeting - Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrade
PIERCE COUNTY: 3/24/15 Board Meeting Agenda
Duane Merlin Johnson, 83
Marcia J. Bowen, 68
Adeline Crownhart, 93
Charles Edward "Ed" Hanson, 92
Glada Clare Huebner, 99
Kathleen Vinehout column: Advocacy Gives Voice to the Voiceless - Families Support Family Care and IRIS
Ron Kind column: We can and must provide better care for our veterans
Kathleen Vinehout column: Farmers say Budget Damages Farm Research, Schools and Conservation Input
Sheila Harsdorf column: Federal EPA Overreach Threatens Jobs, Family Budgets
Sheila Harsdorf column: Legislature Begins Work on State Budget
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February 6, 2015
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Several fatal crashes on Minnesota roads over the weekend
Several fatal crashes on Minnesota roads marred the pre-holiday weekend.
news / accidents
February 6, 2015 - 2:52pm
February 5, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Frederic exchange student dies in Burnett Co. accident
A foreign exchange student was killed, and two of his teenage hockey teammates were injured in one-vehicle crash in northwest Wisconsin. Tim Zhanibekovich, 16, of Frederic died when the pickup truck in which he was a passenger crashed Tuesday night on Hwy. 48. He and two other...
news / accidents
February 5, 2015 - 9:42am
February 4, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: February delivers blast of cold
February is Wisconsin's coldest month, and we're about to get a shivering reminder of that. The National Weather Service says wind-chill factors...
news / region
February 4, 2015 - 9:20am
February 3, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Gov. Walker gives budget address this evening
MADISON - Governor Scott Walker will tell Wisconsinites tonight how he plans to fix a deficit in the next state budget that's projected to be $928-million if spending remains at current levels. If Walker has his way, about a third of that deficit would be covered by a reduction...
February 3, 2015 - 4:42pm
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Arcadia officials rally behind Ashley after fine threat
ARCADIA -- The mayor of Arcadia said his city would be "lost" without companies like Ashley Furniture. John Kimmel stood up for his hometown...
news / business
February 3, 2015 - 9:28am
February 2, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Ashley Furniture levied fine from OSHA, rebuke from Labor Department
ARCADIA - Wisconsin's largest furniture-maker faces a $1.8 million dollar fine -- plus a major scolding from the Labor Department -- for alleged safety violations. Ashley Furniture of Arcadia said today it "strongly disputes" what it calls "grossly inappropriate and over-zealous...
February 2, 2015 - 5:46pm
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Heavy snow closes schools across southern Wisconsin
Most schools in Milwaukee, Racine, and Kenosha counties were closed Monday after the region got more than a foot of snow during the weekend.
news / region
February 2, 2015 - 9:52am
February 1, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Winter storm hits southern Wisconsin
KENOSHA - The National Weather Service predicts the Kenosha area could be covered with up to 10 inches of snow by tomorrow morning. A winter storm warning was issued yesterday. Lake-effect snow could be combined with a low pressure system to the south of Wisconsin which would...
February 1, 2015 - 10:51am
January 30, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Barron man arrested for fatal hit-and-run
BARRON - A 33-year-old man is under arrest for killing a pedestrian with his vehicle, and not stopping. Barron County sheriff's officials said today they arrested a Barron man in a hit-and-run crash that killed 26-year-old Logan Paulson of the Turtle Lake area. Paulson was struck...
January 30, 2015 - 5:10pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Vehicle breaks through ice on Pelican Lake
PEQUOT LAKE, Minn. -- More reminders that ice on Minnesota lakes is never 100-percent safe. The Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office reports a vehicle broke through the ice Thursday on Pelican Lake. The three occupants were able to escape uninjured before the vehicle sank in...
January 30, 2015 - 4:53pm
January 29, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Pedestrian killed by driver near Turtle Lake
TURTLE LAKE - Authorities in northwest Wisconsin have been looking for a driver who struck and killed a pedestrian. Barron County sheriff's deputies said 26-year-old Logan Paulson was struck about 7:30 this morning near Upper Turtle Lake on Hwy. 8. That's between Almena and...
January 29, 2015 - 5:11pm
January 27, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: VA whisteblower stages sit-in at Tomah facility
TOMAH - The former VA Medical Center employee in Tomah who blew the whistle on the reported over-prescription of painkillers began a sit-in at the facility today. Ryan Honl said he was upset that the center's director told reporters he would not have done anything differently....
January 27, 2015 - 3:27pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: East Coast blizzard affecting flights at MSP
MINNEAPOLIS - The blizzard on the East Coast is affecting some flights today at Minneapolis-St.Paul International Airport. Officials say there have been 47 cancellations, minimal flight delays and very few stranded passengers. Travelers should contact their airline ahead of...
January 27, 2015 - 3:10pm
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Prairie du Chien man gets 48 years prison for sexual assault
A southwest Wisconsin man will spend 48 years in prison for sexually assaulting numerous children.
news / crime and courts
January 27, 2015 - 10:16am
January 20, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Supreme Court governance issue inches toward April ballot; state's housing market nearly recovered
MADISON -- Wisconsin lawmakers were expected to get one step closer Tuesday to changing the way the State Supreme Court's chief justice is selected. The state Senate is scheduled to hold its second- and final ratification vote on a constitutional amendment to let the seven justices...
January 20, 2015 - 10:08am