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UPDATE: Spring Valley Police says there was no intruder who entered the elementary school
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Flights from Milwaukee searched in Atlanta for bombs
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: State may face two billion budget deficit
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Walker turns down proposed Kenosha casino
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Cannon Falls man killed in NE Minnesota snowmobile crash
crime and courts
Wrestling: Panthers fourth at Swalla Duals
Prep wrestling teams compete in weekend tourneys, SVE wins Shell Lake Duals Challenge,
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Bemidji State upsets No. 1 Minnesota St. to win North Star Cup
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wisconsin beats Michigan in men's hoops 69-64 in OT
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: MSU, Bemidji State meet for North Star Cup title
Affordable Care Act informational session Monday night in Ellsworth
Red Cross Blood Drive a success this January
Comedy’s key to murder mystery
Tuesday club at Ellsworth Senior Center
Student travels to expose ‘Love Your Melon’ program to help young cancer victims
arts and entertainment
SUMMONS: EauClaire Anesthesiologists v. Rebecca M. Kuesel; Case 14-SC-547
FORECLOSURE: Hiawatha National Bank v. Charles W. Anderson, Case No. 14-CV-71
SUMMONS: Associates in Patholgy v. Scott & Judy Hahn; Case 14-SC-545
PIERCE COUNTY: 1/22/15 Highway Committee Meeting Agenda
SUMMONS: Hiawatha Nat\'l Bank v. Michelle Sturm; Case No. 14-CV-242
Michelle L. Engh, 45
David 'Buz' Perry, 50
Jodi M. Eike, 50
Lewis E. Powers. 90
Florence R. Christenson, 92
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December 29, 2009
PCHA seeks photos of area windmills
Which came first? Carrying water from a spring, digging a hole in the ground and lowering a bucket into the hole, or drilling a well? Pumping water with a pump came after hand dug wells were used, according to information from the Pierce County Historical Association (PCHA). Sometimes,...
December 29, 2009 - 1:02pm
September 17, 2009
Assembly votes to create standards for siting high-tech windmills
The Wisconsin Assembly has approved a bill that orders statewide standards for locating high-tech windmills. The vote Wednesday was 65-31 in favor, after the Senate had passed it Tuesday. The bill now goes to Gov. Jim Doyle, whose office says he supports it. The Public Service...
September 17, 2009 - 9:00am
September 14, 2009
Senate vote expected Tuesday on statewide standards for windmill placement
The Wisconsin Senate is expected to vote Tuesday on a bill to create statewide standards for the placement of high-tech windmills. A similar measure is pending in the Assembly. Sponsors say it's needed because local governments have restricted the wind farms so much, it's hurting...
September 14, 2009 - 9:00am
July 16, 2009
Democrat says statewide rules for approving high-tech windmills are progressing
A state Democrat says a new court ruling makes it more likely that the Legislature will pass uniform statewide rules for approving high-tech windmills. Wednesday, the Second District Appeals Court threw out Calumet County's ordinance that set height and noise limits for wind turbines...
July 16, 2009 - 9:00am
June 8, 2009
Wisconsin's wind power increasing; up to 5 percent
Wisconsin is producing eight times as much electricity from high-tech windmills as it did a year ago. But wind power still represents only about 5 percent of the state's total electric supply, far short of the 25 percent Gov. Jim Doyle's task force on global warming has recommended...
June 8, 2009 - 9:04am
April 24, 2008
Developers interested in Lake Michigan wind farms
Three developers are interested in putting high-tech windmills in Lake Michigan off the Wisconsin shore. The idea is to convert the stronger winds from the Great Lakes into electricity.
April 24, 2008 - 12:00am
March 13, 2008
Effort to deny local control on wind farms dies
Local governments will not lose their power to set limits on where high-tech windmills can go. A last-minute push to let the State Public Service Commission set those rules and ban communities from doing anything stricter is dead for this year. The bill was sent to a scheduling...
March 13, 2008 - 12:00am