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Pierce County Herald
Area farm, home honorees at state fair recognized
Sheriff's Office asking for public's help in catching suspect
Prescott teenager sentenced to 20 years prison for sexual assault
Appeals Court: Traffic stop, blood draw legal
Letter from Sen. Vinehout: Let's pay the bills first
crime and courts
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUNDUP: Brewers blanked by Cards; now 2.5 games behind Pittsburgh
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Twins win again, host Cleveland tomorrow night
Prescott harriers sweep own invite, SV's Manley wins boys' race
MBC girls golf season concludes, volleyball begins
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers' linebacker Mulumba out for season
Permann adds St. Paul’s to list of churches served
Food, music, contests on way for Spring Valley Dam Days
Farming all his life, Matzek eases up at 90
Prescott High School's Homecoming this week
Storytelling part of Wilder Days this weekend
arts and entertainment
Ina S. Murray, 87
Jean Stewart, 100
Shirley Busch, 84
Bernadine Menter, 84
Macin David Olson Finstuen, 2
NOTICE OF HEARING: 10/2/14, St. Croix Co. Case 14TP12
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 9/23/14 Finance Committee Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 10/1/14 Hearing - Reuvers Permit (Nursery)
PIERCE COUNTY ADRC: 9/24/14 Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 9/18/14 Highway Committee Meeting Agenda
Cow Belle: Drawn by the Word
Old Cowbelle: Request for prayers
Old Cowbelle; Message in the blue
Money & Politics: AG race matchup could be a sizzler
September 17, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Nolan against providing funds, training to Syrian Rebels
WASHINGTON D.C. -- U. S. Congressman Rick Nolan (DFL-Duluth) is speaking out against a five-billion-dollar measure that would provide military training, equipment and supplies to Syrian rebels. Nolan urged members of the House of Representatives to vote "no" after the leader...
September 17, 2014 - 4:30pm
September 16, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Over 98 percent of state's schools met or exceeded state performance standards
All but two-percent of Wisconsin's 424 school districts met or exceeded the state's achievement expectations during the last school year. The state released its annual report cards for public schools this morning, and 88-percent of individual schools met or surpassed their expectations....
September 16, 2014 - 10:38am
September 11, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Frost expected in the northern part of the state tomorrow night
Two days of intense rainstorms have finally left Wisconsin -- but not before delivering one final punch in the form of strong winds and power...
September 11, 2014 - 10:33am
September 10, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Weather turns colder across state
It's beginning to feel a lot like autumn in northern Wisconsin -- even though the fall colors haven't emerged yet. The mercury dropped down to the 40's by mid-afternoon in many parts of the north and northwest Wisconsin, after heavy rains went through earlier this morning. Woodruff...
September 10, 2014 - 4:35pm
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Entire state under flood watch due to oncoming storm
The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch for all of Wisconsin, as up to three more inches of rain are in the forecast for tonight...
September 10, 2014 - 3:23pm
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Study shows Wisconsin is the worst place in the nation to be a black child
Wisconsin is the worst place in the nation to be a black child. That's according to a new report from the state's Council on Children-and-Families....
news / region
September 10, 2014 - 9:17am
September 7, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Man killed in ATV crash in Nelson
NELSON - The Buffalo County Sheriff’s Office reports a collision between a truck and an ATV has left a 32-year-old man dead. Crash scene investigators say the truck was going north on Highway 25 Friday at about 4:30 p.m .when the ATV emerged from a field road in the Town of...
September 7, 2014 - 9:39am
September 6, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: State AG to appeal Dane County judge's ruling on abortion pills
Wisconsin's attorney general has appealed a Dane County judge's ruling that doctors do not have to watch their patients ingest abortion pills. The case involves a 2012 state law requiring doctors to administer abortion pills directly, instead of giving consultations over Web-cams....
September 6, 2014 - 9:11am
Flood warnings up for Pepin and Buffalo counties
The National Weather Service has issued flood warnings for both Pepin and Buffalo counties effective until Tuesday evening. The Chippewa River is rising again due to recent heavy rains. Light flooding is expected in Durand and other communities along the Chippewa River. The...
September 6, 2014 - 12:29am
September 5, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Chinese engineeer charged with industrial espionage
WAUKESHA - An engineer from China who worked at GE Health-care in Waukesha has been criminally charged in federal court with stealing the company's trade secrets. Forty-one year old Jun Xie is suspected of stealing almost two-and-a-half million files of trade secrets and other...
September 5, 2014 - 4:33pm
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Flooding affects parts of Door County
One of Wisconsin's major tourist areas was underwater overnight. Parts of Door County got five-inches of rain since yesterday morning. The National Weather Service said two resorts and a home were flooded in Sister Bay -- and streets in Sister Bay, Fish Creek, and Bailey's Harbor...
September 5, 2014 - 10:32am
September 4, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Storms batter northwest Minnesota
NEW YORK MILLS - Strong thunderstorms moved through parts of northwest Minnesota this morning causing flash flooding and hail damage. Two-to-four inches of rain fell in the Barnesville area, plus golf-ball-sized hail. Baseball-size hail was reported in the Ottertail and New...
September 4, 2014 - 5:38pm
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Water levels continue to rise on the Great Lakes
Water levels continue to rise on Wisconsin's two Great Lakes.
news / region
September 4, 2014 - 9:36am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Severe weather moved across central Minnesota Thursday morning
CHANHASSEN, Minn. -- Heavy rains, damaging winds, and large hail are greeting central Minnesotans this morning. Meteorologist Jacob Beitlich...
news / region
September 4, 2014 - 9:11am
September 3, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Search for gas station murder suspect moves to southwest metro
PRIOR LAKE, Minn. -- The search for murder suspect Lyle "Ty" Hoffman has moved from Anoka County in the north metro to the southwest suburbs in Scott County. A possible sighting of Hoffman was reported in the Prior Lake area and several agencies are involved in the manhunt....
September 3, 2014 - 4:40pm