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UPDATE: Iowa woman dies of injuries suffered in Hwy. 63 head-on
State report on Durand illnesses released
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Wisconsinites sickened from eating pre-packaged caramel apples
Erickson Oil acquired by CrossAmerica Partners
Third time is the charm for Schickling
crime and courts
(Update) PIERCE COUNTY PREP SCOREBOARD - Dec. 18, 2014
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers' Bulaga questionable for Sunday's game
No. 5 SVE wrestlers down Cameron 50-21
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Timberwolves wrap up road trip in Boston
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUNDUP: Bucks hold on to beat Sacramento
Lobergs win Ugly Sweater contest
Animal sleepover at Prescott Library
Holiday recital Friday in Prescott at UCC
It's a good fit, says pastor
Rommel recognized for 25 years of service to Shrine
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF EL PASO: Ordinance 2014-01 - Implements of Husbandry
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 1/7/15 Hearing - WISC Permit
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: 1/19/15 Town Caucus
TOWN OF EL PASO: 1/24/15 Town Caucus
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/30/14 Budget & Finance Comm. Meeting
Gregg E. Martin, 64
Neil C. Jones, 74
LaVaughn (Connie) Gotzman, 88
Dorothy Lenore Ottman, 90
Logan Jacob Hinrichs, 14
Get Out! Deals
November 11, 2014
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
November 9, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Mississippi River shutdown costly according to trade group
MEMPHIS - The Waterways Council says closing the Mississippi River to barge traffic last week cost the grain export industry some $450,000. That trade group for barge shipping says work by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to reinforce Mississippi River banks could be a catastrophe....
November 9, 2014 - 7:38am
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 5, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Three sentenced to prison for running scam in Green Bay area
GREEN BAY - Three people will be sentenced in January for running a multi-million-dollar scam in the Green Bay area which involved the re-sale of time-shares. U.S. Attorney James Santelle has announced that Jessica Weinhart, Jessica Gilbert, and Jason Schultz were convicted of...
November 5, 2014 - 3:49pm
WISCONSIN POLITICAL ROUND-UP: Figures show 54 percent voter turnout statewide
All of the ballots have now been counted in the Wisconsin governor's race. The final unofficial totals still give Republican Scott Walker a 52-47 percent victory over Democrat Mary Burke with Libertarian Robert Burke gaining one percent of the vote. And the new voter turnout figure...
news / politics
November 5, 2014 - 3:41pm
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
WISCONSIN POLITICAL ROUND-UP: Walker leads GOP ticket to wins across state
Governor Scott Walker carried 56 of Wisconsin's 72 counties in winning his second four-year term. With all but one-percent of the vote counted, the Republican Walker defeated Democrat Mary Burke 52-47 percent. The margin was about two points less than in Walker's 2012 recall...
news / politics
November 5, 2014 - 8:36am
November 4, 2014
WISCONSIN POLITICAL ROUND-UP: Act 10 a factor in anti-Walker vote
We won't know for sure until the exit polls come out, but it appears that at least some Wisconsinites are voting against Governor Scott Walker today solely because of Act-10. The Republican Walker survived a recall election in 2012 over the way he engineered the law which took...
November 4, 2014 - 4:00pm
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Crude oil prices drop on international market
Crude oil prices fell sharply today. Saudi Arabia cut its prices to preserve its U.S. market share, which has been hit hard by domestic production from recent years. Brent crude, the international benchmark, fell by 2.7 percent to $82.46-a-barrel. West Texas Intermediate crude...
November 4, 2014 - 3:41pm
WISCONSIN POLITICAL ROUND-UP: Candidates to campaign right to the polls close on Election Day
The only poll that counts will be taken today in Wisconsin, as voters settle an extremely-tight and hard-fought governor's race. Republican Scott Walker is going for his second term, but he's facing the voters for the third time since 2010. He defeated Democrat Tom Barrett by...
November 4, 2014 - 9:59am
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
November 3, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Fire in Hayward destroys original Famous Dave's
HAYWARD - A fire in Hayward this morning destroyed the original restaurant in the Famous Dave's barbeque chain. Restaurant manager Ed Rensi said a piece of equipment was on fire when he got to work around 4:30, and he called 911. Sawyer County authorities said the bar area was...
November 3, 2014 - 6:38pm
November 2, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Oshkosh neighborhood in lock-down by police, FBI
OSHKOSH - It’s difficult getting into and out of a neighborhood in Oshkosh this weekend. Roads are closed and people can only return to their homes with an escort. The FBI and Oshkosh police are investigating the discovery of hazardous materials found inside a home. Specifics...
November 2, 2014 - 7:30am
November 1, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Restrictions on truck traffic lifted after pipeline shutdown
MADISON - With the Badger Pipeline shut down, Governor Scott Walker has lifted hour restrictions on trucks carrying petroleum in Wisconsin. The pipeline was shut down for a safety inspection last week after a contractor’s equipment came in contact with it. State officials say...
November 1, 2014 - 7:17am
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