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Neglect suspected at Pierce County home
Injuries reported after Pierce County motorcycle crashes
Prescott man injured in rear-end crash
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Cross country: Meet the Wolves
Girls' tennis: Greske gives Panthers' season security
Football: EPC sets tone of aiming higher in season opener
Football: Week 1 shows vast room for improvement for Pierce County teams
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Old school Vegas in Prescott
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Gallery: A snowy day for pumpkins
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Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
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PIERCE COUNTY: 8/28/18 County Board Meeting Agenda
ELLSWORTH AREA AMBULANCE SERVICE: 8/22/18 Special Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 9/5/18 Hearing - Siverling Permit
PIERCE CO. PARKS COMMITTEE: 8/23/18 Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF SALEM: 11/6/18 Referendum - Town Clerk's Office
Hosting weddings and history at Settlement Hill Farm
Sailer's wins 'Best of Show' at Governor's meat auction
Utility leadership consider utility trends, look to RFMU's future
Sew much talent: Carpenter creates gowns, drama as a home sewer
Derrick Companies lose their founder
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William DeVere Ray
Joseph "Joe" David Alder
Leone 'Lee' Wood
Joe and Mary Wieser
Jerry and Lucy
Joe & Mary Wieser
Pat & Nancy Hines, Sr.
Editorial: Democracy will rise or fall with a free press
Stone; Ward 4
Letter to the editor: Please donate blood
Country Pastor column: More like a county fair than a family reunion
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May 4, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Gas prices peaking in Wis. as Memorial Day approaches; more state news stories
Most business owners depending on a big Memorial Day holiday weekend aren't too worried about high gas prices.
May 4, 2018 - 8:34am
March 14, 2018
Taking the temperature of health care Part 5: A cash hospital?
If Medicare and Medicaid were just the starting point and we could arrive at a more fair price for every procedure that everyone would pay whether...
March 14, 2018 - 7:49am
February 9, 2018
Taking the temperature of health care part 2: Decisions, decisions
February 9, 2018 - 6:11am
February 3, 2018
Taking the temperature of health care part 1: The doctor-patient relationship
Put your fingers in your ears and slowly close your eyes. What do you hear? Listen closely and you might hear your own heartbeat. Without that...
February 3, 2018 - 9:45am
November 30, 2009
Medical associates earn accolade
River Falls, Ellsworth, New Richmond, Spring Valley and Hudson Physicians medical clinics, all divisions of Western Wisconsin Medical Associates...
November 30, 2009 - 11:36am
October 16, 2009
Lawmakers expect health-care action
ST. PAUL -- A trio of Minnesota legislators returned from Washington impressed with the enthusiasm of the state's congressional delegation about...
October 16, 2009 - 7:17am
September 11, 2009
Kohl meets with Obama on health care reform
Wisconsin's Herb Kohl was among a small group of moderate Senate Democrats who met with President Obama Thursday on health care reform. Kohl is part of a new working group that hopes to get federal spending under control. He told the president that the U.S. spends almost 2.5 times...
September 11, 2009 - 9:00am
September 10, 2009
Obama's call to end bickering on health care spurs wrangling
President Obama told Congress last night "the time for bickering is over" on health reform. But there was more of it than ever both during and after the Democrat's 50-minute speech on Capitol Hill. Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner, R-Menomonee Falls, said Obama spread his own misinformation,...
September 10, 2009 - 9:00am
August 28, 2009
Bachmann health-care forum lively
LAKE ELMO, Minn. - The lively crowd gathered for U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann's health care town hall forum turned feisty at times, drowning out...
August 28, 2009 - 8:42am
August 26, 2009
U.S. health care isn't best, just most expensive
TO THE EDITOR: Americans don't want to change their health care system because it's the best in the world, according to the bullies who shout down anyone who wants to talk to their congressman about health care. Our health care system is not the best in the world, only the most...
August 26, 2009 - 10:00am
August 19, 2009
Lousy health care for everyone unacceptable reform, he says
TO THE EDITOR: In a letter in the Aug. 5 paper, Ray Anderson said he wants quality comprehensive health care reform for all Americans, as he admires the Canadian government-run health care system. Apparently, however, he is really willing to accept reform that results in lousy health...
August 19, 2009 - 1:11pm
August 5, 2009
U.S. needs comprehensive health care reform, he says
TO THE EDITOR: My great-grandfather emigrated from Sweden with his four adult children to Canada in 1889 and my grandfather was the only member of the family who came to the U.S., where he met and married my grandmother, who had emigrated with her parents from Norway. So I have...
August 5, 2009 - 1:52pm
Farmfest kicks off, congressmen discuss economy, healthcare, farm bill
GILFILLAN -- Serving in Congress has been like "drinking from a fire hose" since the new farm bill became law last May, Rep. Collin Peterson said Tuesday at Farmfest. The 28th annual farm show kicked off Tuesday morning and Peterson and Rep. Tim Walz, both Democrats, kept the rapid-fire...
August 5, 2009 - 7:37am
June 25, 2009
Doyle and four other governors meet with President Obama on health care reform
President Obama met with five governors Wednesday, including Wisconsin's Jim Doyle, to get their views on revamping the nation's health care system. The group included three Democrats and two Republicans and Obama said they all agreed that the priorities include controlling costs,...
June 25, 2009 - 9:00am
June 19, 2009
Minnesotans watch federal health care plans
ST. PAUL - Health-care reform due to come out of Washington this year looks a lot like what is happening in Minnesota, the state House health leader says. But Rep. Tom Huntley, DFL-Duluth, Thursday said he will watch Congress carefully as it tries to craft a health-care measure that...
June 19, 2009 - 8:26am