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Letter from Rep. Petryk: Final E-News Update for 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Weather causes deadly collision of semis near Barnesville
Letter from Sen. Vinehout: Our children's future
Area students beat state peers on exams
A spring in their step
crime and courts
Prescott, Ellsworth baseball teams remain unbeaten, EHS wins first softball game
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Twins-Blue Jays game postponned due to weather
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUNDUP: Brewers' bats go quiet again as Cards win 6-1
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Blue Jays pound Twins, 9-3
Spring rules hearing and Conservation Congress meetings held Monday
Click to print coloring contest
T-ball sign up Saturday at Easter Egg Hunt
Lindseth tells stories of trip down Missouri River
Olson had seven children, three careers in 91 years
451st Army Band to present concert at UW-River Falls
arts and entertainment
Dr. Raymond V. Anderson, 91
James E. Henrich, 76
Wayne M. "Pete" Peterson, 67
Ralph R. Lindstrom, 81
Harlan Falde, 92
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: 4/21/14 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF ISABELLE: 4/21/14 Annual and Regular Meetings
VILLAGE OF BAY CITY: Public Notice -Intent to Purchase Facility Plan
PIERCE COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPT: Ad for Bids - 2014 Asphalt Pulverizing
VILLAGE OF MAIDEN ROCK: Request For Bids - MSIP Paving Project
Old Cowbelle: Easter
Editorial: Don't change court access
Old Cowbelle: Sizes ... Small, Medium, Large
Letter: Time is running out, so enroll for insurance now
From an old Cow Belle: Simplify.... Simplify
April 1, 2014
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Marquette reportedly hires Wojciechowski as new hoops coach
MILWAUKEE - Marquette University called an afternoon news conference to announce the hiring of Steve Wojciechowski as its new men's basketball...
April 1, 2014 - 3:19pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Brewers shutout Braves for Opening Day win
MILWAUKEE - The Milwaukee Brewers won their season opener yesterday, 2-0 over the Atlanta Braves at Miller Park. Aramis Ramirez belted a two-run double in the fourth inning for the game's only scoring. Yovani Gallardo gave up four hits in six innings with a pair of walks. He...
April 1, 2014 - 9:45am
March 28, 2014
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Cords to stay on as Marquette interim AD for another year
MILWAUKEE — Interim Marquette University Vice President and Director of Athletics Bill Cords plans to stay on board for another year. Cords came out of retirement to become Marquette's interim AD. He led the school's athletic department from 1987-2002. Marquette is without a...
March 28, 2014 - 5:03pm
March 27, 2014
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: New MU Prez wants role in men's hoops coaching seach
MILWAUKEE - New Marquette University president Mike Lovell said Wednesday that he will quickly become involved in the search for a men's basketball coach. The Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel reports that Marquette has several top academic positions to fill, including that of provost,...
March 27, 2014 - 2:56pm
March 26, 2014
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UW's hockey team gets ready for regional contest
CINCINNATI - While hordes of University of Wisconsin fans are focused on the Badgers' quest for a berth in the men's basketball Final Four, the fourth ranked Badgers hockey team are providing its own version on 'March Madness' by aiming for the "Frozen Four." Wisconsin's icemen,...
March 26, 2014 - 2:00pm
March 25, 2014
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Smart to stay put, Marquette coaching serach continues
RICHMOND, Va. - It appears that Shaka Smart will stay where he is. A number of media outlets said the Virginia Commonwealth men's basketball coach from the Madison area has taken his name out of consideration for other jobs -- including the opening at Marquette. The Richmond...
March 25, 2014 - 7:08pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: MU coaching search still ongoing
MILWAUKEE - There were false alarms at Marquette University late yesterday, amid rumors that Virginia Commonwealth University coach Shaka Smart had agreed to replace the suddenly-departed Buzz Williams. But it never came to pass -- not yet, anyway. VCU athletic director Ed McLaughlin...
March 25, 2014 - 8:39am
March 24, 2014
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: VCU's Smart to talk to Marquette about hoops job
MILWAUKEE - Madison area native Shaka Smart is reportedly the latest to talk with Marquette officials about the school's basketball coaching vacancy. The Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel's Web site reported this afternoon that the Milwaukee Jesuit school has spoken with Smart -- the...
March 24, 2014 - 5:13pm
March 23, 2014
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Rally sends UW men's hoops to Sweet Sixteen
MILWAUKEE - A rally to start the second half lifted the University of Wisconsin men's basketball team into the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Division I Tournament, defeating Oregon in a 85-77 thriller last night in front of a raucus pro-UW crowd at the Bradley Center. The Badgers, 28-7...
March 23, 2014 - 11:00am
March 22, 2014
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Williams to leave Marquette for Virginia Tech
MILWAUKEE – Marquette University men’s basketball coach Buzz Williams is reportedly taking the Virginia Tech coaching job. Virginia Tech Athletic Director Whit Babcock, hired by Virginia Tech on February 17, announced Williams’ hiring late last night. Williams will be formally...
March 22, 2014 - 10:10am
Badgers to play for Big Ten title, Gophers lose to OSU
ST. PAUL - The University of Wisconsin men's hockey team will take on Ohio State in the first-ever Big Ten Hockey Tournament Championship Saturday...
March 22, 2014 - 9:48am
Minnesota tops Wisconsin 5-3, will play for national title
HAMDEN, CT. - The University of Minnesota women's hockey team will play for the national championship for the third straight season as they defeated Wisconsin 5-3 in the NCAA Division I Frozen Four Friday afternoon. The No. 1 ranked Golden Gophers scored three goals in the third...
March 22, 2014 - 9:33am
March 21, 2014
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wisconsin takes on Oregon in prime time Saturday
MILWAUKEE - The University of Wisconsin men's basketball team gets a primetime match-up in the NCAA Tournament. The No. 2 seeded Badgers will face 7th seed Oregon in the next round of the big dance. Wisconsin and Oregon will tipoff at 6:45 p.m. on Saturday night at the Bradley Center. After...
March 21, 2014 - 3:15pm
March 20, 2014
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers rout American U, advance in NCAA tournament
MILWAUKEE - The University of Wisconsin men's basketball team has advanced to the third round of the NCAA tournament. The No. 2 seed Badgers were just too much for 15th-seeded American University. Wisconsin pulled one of its most decisive victories with a 75-35 clobbering of the...
March 20, 2014 - 5:32pm
March 19, 2014
UWGB women's hoops at Minnesota for WNIT contest tonight
MINNEAPOLIS - The UW-Green Bay women will open their WNIT tournament run tonight at Minnesota. The game is at Williams Arena and tip-off is...
March 19, 2014 - 3:43pm