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Chamber welcomes Golden Lotus
Spring Valley keeps trimming asbestos removal costs
'Outside archaeologists' dig up a hole lot of history
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Three kayakers missing off of Door County have been found safe
CRIME AND COURT ROUNDUP: Attorney General has asked appeals court to continue state's ban on gay marriage
crime and courts
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Twins take three of four from Seattle
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUNDUP: Brewers' lead now down to two games with second-place St. Louis in town this weekend
Minnesota and Seattle wrap-up series this evening
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Brewers swept by Phillies, lose fifth straight
Prescott downs Hager City 8-1
Pierce County Fair tickets available
Hastings woman's traditional Icelandic food will be featured on Cooking Channel
Children and gardens the theme this Sunday at Freedom Park
RF Medical Clinic changes name and approach to care
Dietary aide hopes to turn tragedy into lesson on food allergies
arts and entertainment
Eugene J. Theis, 88
Eugene J. St. Ruth, 82
Pamela M. Linse, 65
Erwin Wittwer, 94
Glenn K. "Cannonball" Christenson, 82
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/16/14 Solid Waste Management Board Meeting Notice
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/11/14 Ag. & Extension Education Comm. Meeting
ELLSWORTH AREA AMBULANCE SERVICE: 7/15/14 Operating Committee Meeting
PROBATE ORDER: James J. Miller Estate; Case No. 14-PR-30
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT 7/24/14 Hearing - Ciresi Permit
Old Cowbelle: The Future of Churches
Old Cow Belle: Old Lady Entertainment?
Old Cowbelle: Missed opportunities
Old Cowbelle: Staying Put
Cow Belle: 125th Anniversary
July 12, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Fergus Falls man pleads not guilty in nephew's murder
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. -- A Fergus Falls man has pleaded not guilty to second-degree murder in the drug-related killing of his nephew. Sixty-five-year-old Michael Allen Burris is charged in the May 2012 shooting death of Scott Burris from Ottertail. His defense attorneys say...
July 12, 2014 - 8:21am
July 10, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Congressional delegation urges President Obama issue disaster declaration
WASHINGTON D.C. -- Minnesota's congressional delegation is urging President Obama to issue a major disaster declaration for the state. Governor Dayton formerly requested federal assistance Wednesday to help the state recover from significant storm and flood damage. Minnesota's...
July 10, 2014 - 6:11pm
July 9, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: La Crosse family saves drivers from firery crash in Kentucky
LEXINGTON, Ken. - A husband and wife from La Crosse were on their way home from vacation, when they stopped to save two drivers in a fiery traffic crash in Kentucky. Jeremy and Jovanna Randall are both police officers, so they knew exactly what to do. The Randall family -- including...
July 9, 2014 - 4:40pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: FEMA crews survey flood damage
FEMA crews and state officials are surveyed flood damage today in Sibley, Steele, Martin, Hennepin, Carver and Scott counties. The Hennepin County Board reported Tuesday that damages are estimated at nearly $15-million dollars. Emergency management officials in Carver County...
July 9, 2014 - 4:28pm
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