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Help stamp out kids' hunger in Ellsworth
Two GOP lawmakers propose term limits; hunter killed by stray bullet; Arcadia mayor recalled; more Wisconsin news stories
Public advised about safe ways to dispose of sharps
Charges: man steals Hammond cop's truck, 'torches' it in Minnesota
Pierce County Sheriff’s Blotter: Hunters and scammers gone wild; mystery noose
crime and courts
Girls Basketball: Panthers fall to Osceola after tough second half
Boys Basketball: Cardinals set goals to be more competitive
Sports Scoreboard from Tuesday, Nov. 24
Boys Basketball: Prescott seeks another state tournament run
Boys Basketball: Prescott’s Hamilton draws Division 1 attention
Red Kettle Campaign needs public's help to reach goal
New pastor values outreach to community over building
Shop with a Cop brings holiday cheer
Zion opens collection site for ‘Operation Christmas Child’
Freedom is not free
arts and entertainment
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/1/15 Personnel Committee Meeting
FORECLOSURE: US Bank v. Carla M. Newman; Case No. 15-CV-79
FORECLOSURE: Bank of America v. Matthew Schneider; Case No. 13-CV-260
PRESCOTT SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2016 Spring Election Notice (Revised)
TOWN OF MARTELL: 12/1/15 Public Hearing - New Town Shop
Marjorie Ann Hildebrandt, 86
Gerald "Jerry" Knippenberg, 89
Joe Menter, 78
Ronald Feuerhelm, 88
Howard J. Ott, 67
Kathleen Vinehout column: Enjoying Thanksgiving on the farm
Ron Kind column: Fighting to improve rail safety
Kathleen Vinehout column: Wisconsin report card provides info on progress, problems
Sheila Harsdorf column: Legislature continues focus on reform, workforce development
Warren Petryk column: Petryk legislation passes the Assembly with bipartisan support
May 14, 2013
Minnesota News Roundup: Weather goes from from cold and snow to fire danger
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. - Later today a "Fire Weather Watch" will be issued for most of central and south-central Minnesota. Strong winds, high temperatures and low humidity are making conditions ripe for wildfires.
May 14, 2013 - 7:56am
May 7, 2013
Morning State News Roundup: Farmers itching to get crops in the ground
With more rain in the forecast for tomorrow, Wisconsin farmers are trying to get more of their crops in the ground. Last week's rain-and-snow...
May 7, 2013 - 11:23am
May 3, 2013
Power still out in some Pierce Co. areas
Many homes and farms in several townships in Pierce County are still without electricity 30 hours after an unprecedented wet, heavy snowfall broke off trees and power lines. Pierce Pepin Cooperative Services crews are working on the area served by its Esdaile substation and work...
May 3, 2013 - 10:45am
Sixteen inches fell in Ellsworth; only Hayward with more
The National Weather Service says the early May snowstorm in northwest Wisconsin appears to be one for the record books. Eighteen inches of new...
May 3, 2013 - 9:12am
May 2, 2013
May snowstorm causes havoc across Upper Midwest
Winter made an unwelcome return to the Upper Midwest today as a May snowstorm dumped over a foot of a snow to Minnesota and western Wisconsin. _________________________________________________________________ Tree...
May 2, 2013 - 6:13pm
Pierce Pepin works to restore power in Ellsworth area
Pierce Pepin works to restore power Pierce Pepin Cooperative Services (PPCS), the electric utility headquartered just west of Ellsworth, was...
May 2, 2013 - 11:00am
SECOND UPDATE: Storm takes out power across area
An unprecedented wet, heavy May snowfall that continues to blanket western Wisconsin cut off power to thousands of homes and closed schools and...
News / accidents
May 2, 2013 - 9:16am
May 1, 2013
Afternoon State News Briefs: Snow storm to cover more of Indianhead
A big snowstorm will cover more of northwest Wisconsin than originally predicted. This morning, the National Weather Service issued a new winter storm warning from seven tonight until seven tomorrow night for Douglas, Bayfield, Ashland, Burnett, Washburn, and Sawyer counties. Six-to-12...
May 1, 2013 - 3:54pm
Weather Roundup: May snowstorm on its way
A big snowstorm will cover more of northwest Wisconsin than originally predicted. This morning, the National Weather Service issued a new winter...
May 1, 2013 - 9:11am
April 26, 2013
Morning State News Roundup: The snow has ended the drought
The U.S. Drought Monitor reports the recent rain and snow seen over much of Wisconsin has ended the state's drought. The latest weekly update...
April 26, 2013 - 10:11am
April 25, 2013
Wild Side: Phenology has gone wild this spring
T.S. Elliot's poem, The Waste Land, starts, "April is the cruelest month...stirring dull roots with spring rain." Elliot borrowed that theme...
sports / outdoors
April 25, 2013 - 2:02pm
April 24, 2013
Weather Roundup: Snow delaying opening of campgrounds
LAONA - A covering of snow will delay the opening of 53 developed campgrounds in the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest. Campgrounds and recreational...
April 24, 2013 - 1:19am
April 23, 2013
School delayed two hours
Area schools will start two hours late today due to snow and ice. The districts include: Minnesota Red Wing Cannon Falls Goodhue Hastings Kenyon-Wanamingo Wisconsin Baldwin-Woodville Ellsworth Glenwood City Hudson New Richmond Plum City Prescott River Falls Spring...
April 23, 2013 - 6:04am
April 22, 2013
Another cold day in...
April 22, 2013 - 9:33am
April 19, 2013
State News Roundup: Wisconsin has a new trade office in China
Wisconsin has a new trade office in China. Governor Scott Walker announced the opening of the Wisconsin Center-China yesterday, as part of his...
April 19, 2013 - 11:37am