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Pierce County Herald
New Shady Grove owners' paths destined to cross
Salary hike for County Administrative Coordinator approved
Organizers envision another free clinic, but with different focus
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Target customers want answers
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Thanks to Mother Nature, kids in southern Wisconsin are getting early start on vacation
crime and courts
Durand girls beat Ellsworth 65-40
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Gophers men's hoops beats UNO
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UW-Whitewater wins another Division III football title
Elk Mound big winners of Plum City on Alumni Band Night
Spring Valley boys' hoops wins third straight game
Bike coalition hopes to develop new trails
Dave Borchart's hobby is enjoyed by many
Old Cowbelle: Battle of the Bulge
Party boys donate toys
New Bethel Covenant pastor reaches out to community
arts and entertainment
Nonnette Remember Johnson, 89
Curtis Clair Eaton, 81
Vivian E. Perkins, 83
Lyle "Bud" Larson, 77
Danny Arthur Holden, 59
Editorial: Get ready for emergencies
Editorial: Consider running for office
Old Cowbelle: Old Habits
Editorial: Beware - winter's on its way
Editorial: Act to avoid falls, prevent rabies
FORECLOSURE: Wells Fargo v. Steve D. Lamke; Case No. 13-CV-110
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 1/2/14 Salary & Labor Committee Meeting
SUMMONS: Deutsche Bank v. Kristine Abrahamson; Case No. 13-CV-224
GARNISHMENT SUMMONS: Midland Funding v. Sampson, Debtor; John Miller, Garnishee
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Virginia M. Sayers Estate; Case No. 13PR72
December 7, 2013
Road builders from Wisconsin and Minnesota to work on new St. Croix bridge
HUDSON - Two road builders from Wisconsin and Minnesota will work together to build the main part of a new four-lane bridge over the St. Croix River north of Hudson. Transportation departments from both states awarded a $332 million contract Thursday to Lunda Construction of Black...
December 7, 2013 - 10:56pm
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: State flags at half-staff in honor of Mandela
MADISON - Governor Scott Walker has ordered all flags to be flown at half-staff in honor of Nelson Mandela. The order is from now until sunset on Monday. Governor Walker called Mandela and inspiring man who “stood as a distinct symbol of hope in the anti-apartheid movement”....
December 7, 2013 - 10:27am
December 6, 2013
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Waukesha County to consider regional sales tax for new Milwaukee arena
WAUKESHA - Waukesha County is latest to consider saying "no" to a regional sales tax for a new Milwaukee sports and entertainment arena to replace the Bradley Center. The County Board's executive committee is scheduled to make a recommendation on Monday, and the full board could...
December 6, 2013 - 4:49pm
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Wind chills minus 20 throughout state this morning
Wind-chill factors were in the minus-20's this morning in much of northern Wisconsin, as an early December cold snap was starting to settle in. Skies finally cleared up last night, allowing the Arctic air to move in. Phillips had the coldest actual temperature at 6 o'clock with...
December 6, 2013 - 11:31am
December 5, 2013
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: State still remains in deep freeze into afternoon
It was no warmer in Wisconsin this afternoon than it was at six this morning. In fact, it's a few degrees colder in some places -- evidence that a high pressure system with the coldest air of the season is taking hold. Parts of northern Wisconsin were in the single-digits above...
December 5, 2013 - 5:13pm
December 4, 2013
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Green Bay bridge scheduled to re-open by mid-January
GREEN BAY - The Leo Frigo Bridge repair project in Green Bay is on time...and on budget. Wisconsin Department of Transportation regional design and construction Chief Brian Roper says crews are finishing their work on 20 concrete shafts that will support five piers of the bridge....
December 4, 2013 - 4:41pm
December 3, 2013
Fewer deer registered at area stations than in 2012
In general, hunters registered fewer animals in this area during the nine-day gun-deer season ending Sunday than a year ago.
sports / outdoors
December 3, 2013 - 4:10pm
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Morning traffic accident kills one in Dane County
RUTLAND - Authorities in Dane County says a 27-year-old driver was killed in a head-on collision near Rutland this morning. The Dane County Sheriff’s Office says the victim was driving northbound on Highway 14 near Highway 92, when he crossed his van into the center line and...
December 3, 2013 - 3:58pm
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Construction worker back home in Wheeler from hospital after La Crosse accident
LA CROSSE - A construction worker is home from the hospital, almost four weeks after he fell 45-feet from a bridge project near La Crosse. NIneteen-year-old...
December 3, 2013 - 10:59am
December 2, 2013
Stout chancellor to retire next summer
MENOMONIE - The longest-serving chancellor in UW-Stout's history will retire next summer after 26 years. Charles Sorenson announced today he'll leave on August 15th. The four-year campus at Menomonie had 7,700 students when he first became the chancellor in the late 1980's....
December 2, 2013 - 6:55pm
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Eight accidents total in 2013 gun-deer season
The DNR The Wisconsin DNR reports eight gun-related accidents during the nine-day deer hunting season that ended yesterday. Two mishaps occurred during Thanksgiving week, on top of the six mishaps reported in the season's opening weekend. No hunters were reported shot-to-death,...
December 2, 2013 - 6:52pm
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Lawmakers return for special legislative session
MADISON - Wisconsin lawmakers are returning to Madison this week for a special session on delaying the state's changes to Badger-Care. The first...
December 2, 2013 - 11:01am
December 1, 2013
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: One hunter killed, another injured after being struck by vehicle
GILMAN - Taylor County authorities say a hunter was killed and another injured after being hit by a vehicle on Friday evening. The County Sheriff’s Office says the two men - both from Roscoe, Illinois – were standing near County Line Road, about nine miles west of Gilman, when...
December 1, 2013 - 8:47am
November 30, 2013
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Hunting accident near Boyceville sends one to hospital
BOYCEVILLE - A hunting accident near Boyceville sends one man to the hospital in critical condition. A spokesman for the Wisconsin Department of Transportation says 52-year-old Brian Kohnke, of Menominee, was involved in a deer drive with 20 hunters… a term used to flush deer...
November 30, 2013 - 10:17am
November 29, 2013
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Costs of electrical fire at Milwaukee courthouse rise to $10 million
MILWAUKEE - Clean-up costs have surpassed $10-million from an electrical fire at the Milwaukee County Courthouse on July 6. Universal Restoration Services of Menomonee Falls has billed the county $10.2 million. That's mainly for clean-up work, and providing temporary electricity...
November 29, 2013 - 10:54am