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Letter from Sen. Vinehout: Looking back on 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Protests follow in wake of Hamilton decision by Milwaukee DA
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Lino Lakes man seriously injured in snowmobile crash
Hulne announces retirement from Prescott Schools
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: At least 11 people injured after being struck by lighting after Packers' game in Tampa
crime and courts
PIERCE COUNTY HERALD ATHLETES OF THE WEEK - Ellsworth's Michael Koch and Prescott's Olivia Rohl
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers need win to avoid all road games in playoffs
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Vikings lose 37-35 on a blocked punt
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUNDUP: Packers clinch a playoff berth in 20-3 win over Tampa Bay
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wild rally for tie but lose in OT
Santa and his helper in Plum City
Prescott EMS Director says thank you to the public
Lobergs win Ugly Sweater contest
Animal sleepover at Prescott Library
Holiday recital Friday in Prescott at UCC
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF EL PASO: 1/24/15 Town Caucus
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/30/14 Budget & Finance Comm. Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 1/7/15 Hearing - WISC Rezone
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: Prescott Fire & EMS Association - Position Open
TOWN OF EL PASO: Ordinance 2014-01 - Implements of Husbandry
Gregg E. Martin, 64
Helen Grace Bengtson, 90
Neil C. Jones, 74
LaVaughn (Connie) Gotzman, 88
Get Out! Deals
November 11, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Weather to blame for three fatal crashes
Snow and ice are to blame for at least three fatal crashes on Minnesota roads since early Monday. The State Patrol is investigating a broadside crash this morning on Highway 21 in Rice County that left at least one person dead. A driver lost control on Carver County Road 40...
November 11, 2014 - 3:06pm
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Winter storm warnings still in continue in northern Wisconsin
Winter storm warnings continue in northern Wisconsin, where up to 14-inches of snow fell by early last evening. The National Weather Service says another 1-to-5 inches are possible in the northern half of the state -- including areas where freezing rain caused hazardous driving...
November 11, 2014 - 8:54am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Accidents and snow pile up after storm moves through state
Snow and ice are wreaking havoc on drivers throughout Minnesota over the past 24 hours. The State Patrol reports 128 crashes on metro roads since 5 a.m Monday. Nine people were injured and 74 vehicles were involved in spinouts. Elsewhere in the state, there have been seven crashes...
November 11, 2014 - 8:45am
November 10, 2014
WISCONSIN WEATHER ROUNDUP: Durand, Plum City schools closed for today in lieu of snowstorm
At least five school districts are closed today in western and northwest Wisconsin, as folks brace for the upcoming snowstorm.
news / region
November 10, 2014 - 9:11am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: First big snowstorm of the season has arrived
Get ready--it's going to start out bad and get worse.
news / region
November 10, 2014 - 9:02am
November 8, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Winter storm on its way for Monday
The calendar says winter is still a month away, but you may not believe when you go outside next week. A winter storm is going to pass through southern Wisconsin Monday. Meteorologists say its track is very certain right now. Northern and central Wisconsinare expected to get snow...
November 8, 2014 - 8:24am
November 6, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Northern Wisconsin has a fresh coat of snow
Much of northern Wisconsin has a fresh coating of snow.
news / region
November 6, 2014 - 9:58am
November 5, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Fall harvest across state progressing
Wisconsin farmers are making better progress in harvesting their crops. The National Ag Statistics Service said 80-percent of the state's soybean...
November 5, 2014 - 9:10am
November 4, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Missing Superior man found dead
SUPERIOR - A man missing in Superior since Saturday was found dead last evening. Police found the body of 55-year-old James Seiler about six blocks from where he lived. That was after somebody noticed the body and called 9-1-1 around five p-m yesterday. Seiler was last seen...
November 4, 2014 - 9:50am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Election Day finally arrives in Minnesota
Minnesotans are going to the polls to elect a governor, U.S. senator, statewide constitutional officers, U.S. House members, Minnesota House members, judges and other elected officials. In the governor's race, the latest poll shows Democrat-Farm Laborer Mark Dayton five points...
November 4, 2014 - 9:37am
October 31, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Over 240,000 absentee ballots already cast in election
MADISON - Around one of every ten ballots projected for Tuesday's elections in Wisconsin have already been cast. The state Government Accountability Board said over 240,000 absentee ballots have been cast as of this morning. Those are in municipalities using a statewide registration...
October 31, 2014 - 5:18pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: First snow falls in Arrowhead
DULUTH - The first measurable snow of the season has arrived in parts of northeastern Minnesota. Two inches fell Thursday night west of Isabella in Lake County. There was a half inch in Silver Bay, three-tenths of an inch at Finland, two-tenths in Ely and just over a tenth...
October 31, 2014 - 4:37pm
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Chilly night in store for the trick-or-treaters
The coldest night of the season will not make Halloween trick-or-treaters happy. The National Weather Service says wind-chill factors will drop...
news / region
October 31, 2014 - 9:42am
October 28, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: North-central, northeast parts of state hit by storms
Thousands of folks in Wisconsin's mid-section lost their power last night, after some rare late October thunderstorms moved through the region. WSAU Radio said UW-Stevens Point students tweeted about having no electricity -- and they tried finishing their homework on smart-phones...
October 28, 2014 - 9:28am
October 24, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Woman arrested, victim's husband released in Fond du Lac reservation killing
Detectives looking into the murder of a 31-year-old woman found dead on the Fond Du Lac reservation near Cloquet say a woman has now been charged...
news / crime and courts
October 24, 2014 - 8:56am