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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
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Activist arrested in officer assault case
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Stand-off in Stanley resolved peacefully
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Gov. Walker worried about unacompanied children crossing border
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
Richard A. M. Kruger, 70
Susan L. Myers, 68
Duane Hillstead, 73
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 23, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Democratic candidates for Attorney General tout their strengths during Tuesday's night forum
The three Democratic candidates for Wisconsin attorney general agree on issues of crime-fighting and protecting the environment. So they used...
news / politics
July 23, 2014 - 9:39am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: WSU football player dies while working out
WINONA, Minn. -- Winona State University is mourning the loss of one of its football players who died while working out Monday. The school announced...
news / region
July 23, 2014 - 9:13am
July 22, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Court rules unpaid interns not protected by state whistleblower law
MADISON - Unpaid health care interns who expose problems at work are not protected under a state law for whistleblowers. The State Supreme Court ruled today against Asma Masri, a doctoral student who was let go from the Medical College of Wisconsin after she filed an ethics...
July 22, 2014 - 4:33pm
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Study finds state is 13th in nation for children's well-being
Wisconsin is the 13th-best state for a child's well-being. That's according to annual "Kids Count" survey released by the Annie E. Casey Foundation. The state's current ranking is down from 12th a year ago, but higher than the No. 15 ranking from 2012. Wisconsin was in the...
July 22, 2014 - 10:17am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Heat, humidity wave should break today
CHANHASSEN, Minn. -- Minnesotans might get a break from the heat as temperatures are expected to drop today. Monday saw temps above 90-degrees including a heat index in the triple digits. An excessive heat warning was issued by the National Weather Service throughout most of...
July 22, 2014 - 9:26am
July 21, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Residents returning to their homes in Slinger after two trains collided and derailed
Dozens of residents returned home in Slinger this morning, after two trains collided and derailed. Officials in the Washington County village...
news / region
July 21, 2014 - 9:25am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Heat and storms carrying high winds expected across much of state
CHANHASSEN, Minn. -- An excessive heat warning is in effect for this (Mon) afternoon and evening for the Twin Cities metro, and a heat advisory...
news / region
July 21, 2014 - 9:13am
July 19, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: State Election Board looking to lift ban on observers having cameras
MADISON - The state election board will meet on Monday to discuss a ban reversal on camera usage by election observers. In addition to that, officials will also look at other regulations for observers, including designated personnel assigned to handle questions and provide information...
July 19, 2014 - 8:39am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Groundbreaking for new Winona bridge
WINONA, Minn. - Officials broke ground for a new Highway 43 bridge over the Mississippi River at Winona Friday. But the existing bridge will not be torn down. MnDOT's Mike Dougherty says the new bridge will be built next to the current one, and then that structure -- built in...
July 19, 2014 - 8:11am
July 18, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Gov. Walker would like to see Common Core repealed
Governor Scott Walker says he wants lawmakers to repeal the Common Core education standards adopted by all but a handful of U-S states. The...
news / government
July 18, 2014 - 9:40am
July 14, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Both sides of the gun control issues are intrigued with plan to eliminate the ATF
Conflicting gun interests are uniting against a plan by Wisconsin House Republican Jim Sensenbreenner to eliminate the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco,...
news / government
July 14, 2014 - 9:48am
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