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Spring Valley Middle-High School closed today, after storm
Pierce County Sheriff's blotter: Squatter reported, complainant cited
Wisconsin roundup: Madison-area shooting victims still hospitalized, 1 critical; more state news stories
EMS elects 2018/2019 Student Council
2 Minn. men receive injuries in Prescott crash
crime and courts
Nick Connelly, former RWHS football star, dies of cancer
Girls' golf: Pierce County well represented in MBC All-Conference
Girls' tennis: New Richmond takes the sweep
Volleyball: Cardinals give away 'game of errors'
Volleyball: Raiders bring competitive edge against Blue Devils
spring valley cardinals
Old school Vegas in Prescott
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Gallery: A snowy day for pumpkins
United Way calls for grant applications
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
arts and entertainment
PIERCE CO. HIGHWAY COMMITTEE: 9/20/18 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 8/28/18 County Board Minutes
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMM.: 9/26/18 Special Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 9/25/18 County Board Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 8/6/18 Board Meeting Minutes
Dam Days film screening aims to shine a light on farmers
Not giving up on making vino in the valley
Aldi site stormwater concerns examined; river should not be impacted
What's going down in west central Wisconsin's dairy industry
WHEDA grants support future senior living apartments
Place a Business Announcement
Florence C. "Flossie" Jakes
Charles Jerry Cederholm
Douglas Earl Young
George and Jean Grajkowski
Christopher Meyer Celebration of Life
Joe and Mary Wieser
Jerry and Lucy
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Brux column: The economics of trade
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May 8, 2018
Birds in full migration along Upper Mississippi River
The Mississippi River is a bustling place this time of year. However, it's not marine traffic that fills up the water, but over 300 species of...
May 8, 2018 - 12:00pm
March 10, 2018
Outdoor Happenings: Fishers
The Wisconsin fisher is a large weasel-like animal with a pointed snout, small eyes and a bushy tail. It is a member of the "Mustelidae" family,...
March 10, 2018 - 5:48am
March 6, 2018
Soaring in the sky
Minnesota and Wisconsin are home to the largest population of nesting eagles in the United States outside of Alaska. That is why, if you take...
March 6, 2018 - 12:13pm
A symbol of wilderness
Minnesota's state bird, the common loon, is considered a symbol of wilderness. Its unique call, heard day or night, signals the return of summer...
August 6, 2017 - 8:00am
May 30, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: UW 'disruption' bill poised for tweaks; capsized canoeist's body recovered; 11 more state news stories
MADISON — The state Assembly Colleges Committee is expected to vote Tuesday afternoon on a modified bill to punish UW-System students who disrupt...
May 30, 2017 - 11:23am
March 13, 2017
Early season signs are everywhere
WILLMAR, Minn. — Amy Rager spotted the first drops of sap seeping from a wound on the sugar maple tree on her Chippewa County farm, and...
March 13, 2017 - 3:00pm
March 9, 2017
Eagles arriving back in Minnesota a few weeks early
ST. PAUL—Bald eagles are migrating back to Minnesota a few weeks early because of the warm February. People could see the birds in large...
March 9, 2017 - 5:00pm
December 25, 2015
Wild Side: Where did I store all that food?
Do you ever wonder where you stored the jar of olives in the pantry, the frozen pheasant in the freezer or the can of sardines in the cupboard?...
December 25, 2015 - 11:04am
November 12, 2015
Wild Side: Many plants still green in November
Last year at this time the polar vortex was bearing down on us. We had three or four inches of snow and temperatures were about 20 degrees below...
November 12, 2015 - 2:22pm
January 28, 2011
"Purple Martins: Bringing them back" Feb. 5
The St. Croix Valley Bird Club is sponsoring a presentation by Kelly Applegate, wildlife biology for the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Indians, and...
January 28, 2011 - 12:50pm
September 14, 2010
Feds will once again try to remove gray wolf from endangered list
The federal government will try for a fourth time to remove the gray wolf from the endangered species list in Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Michigan....
September 14, 2010 - 8:08am
August 18, 2010
DNR officials get training to deal with cougars
MADISON - Now that the cougar is making a comeback, Wisconsin wildlife experts are getting new lessons on how to deal with them. The predator...
August 18, 2010 - 11:04am
August 11, 2010
Black bear sightings up in southern Wisconsin
MADISON - Greg Matthews of the DNR says there have been 140 bear sightings in southern Wisconsin since March. Matthews admits some of those...
August 11, 2010 - 11:37am
June 17, 2010
DNR looks into reports of cougar den in Juneau County
WONEWOC - The state DNR says it could not confirm that a den of young cougars has settled in west-central Wisconsin. That's after a mountain...
June 17, 2010 - 10:11am
April 29, 2010
Wisconsin may get new wildlife refuge
Wisconsin might get a new national wildlife refuge. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is studying the possible creation of the Hackmatack refuge along the Wisconsin-Illinois border. Fifty-four square miles are being considered in Kenosha, Racine, and Walworth counties - plus Lake...
April 29, 2010 - 9:20am