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PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 5/1/17 Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF SALEM: 4/28/17 Town Roads Review
TOWN OF EL PASO: 2017 Board of Review and Open Book
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 5/3/17 Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF TRIMBELLE: 3/14/17 Meeting Minutes
Robert A. Gutting, 66
Marland M. Magee, 81
Susan Kaye Gilbertson, 62
Gabriel F. Sallander, 36
Jim Wall, 73
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March 28, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Minn. man pleads not guilty in death of UW-Stout student; state budget briefings begin; 8 more state news stories
MENOMONIE — The Minnesota man accused in the beating death of a UW-Stout student from Saudi Arabia has pleaded not guilty. Twenty-seven-year-old Cullen Osburn of Minneapolis is facing felony murder and aggravated battery charges in the death of 24-year-old Hussain Saeed Alnahdi,...
March 28, 2017 - 10:07am
March 27, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Eau Claire-to-St. Paul train plan up for vote; who's poisoning dogs in Lake Hallie?; 10 more state news stories
EAU CLAIRE — The Eau Claire City Council will decide whether to support plans for a passenger train connecting the city with St. Paul, at its meeting Tuesday. A group called the Organizing Council is working to find private money to fund the project. There would be four round trips...
March 27, 2017 - 8:15am
March 24, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Unexpected deficit in Walker budget proposal; EMT service expansion proposed in bill; 9 more state news stories
MADISON — The Legislative Fiscal Bureau projects a larger structural deficit for Gov. Scott Walker's proposed budget than previously thought. The figure released Thursday was nearly $1.1 billion. The previous estimate from Walker's office was about $740 million. Wisconsin lawmakers...
March 24, 2017 - 9:21am
March 23, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Officer among 4 slain in 'horrific act of violence'; Trump polling at 41 percent in first major state poll; 9 more state news stories
ROTHSCHILD — An Everest Metro police officer is one of four people shot to death at three different locations in the Wausau area Wednesday...
March 23, 2017 - 9:56am
March 22, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: New figures, new debate about school voucher program; state justices refuse to reveal votes in tied case; 8 more state news stories
MADISON — Private schools that get state funded vouchers would get an extra $217 per student during each year of the next two year state budget. That's according to the nonpartisan Legislative Fiscal Bureau, which dug out the numbers at the request of Democrats who oppose vouchers....
March 22, 2017 - 10:08am
March 21, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Bill calls for automatic prison in OWI fatalities; vets in line for entrepreneurship aid; 7 more state news stories
MADISON — Drunk drivers who kill other motorists in traffic crashes would have to spend at least five years in prison, in a bill set for a...
March 21, 2017 - 2:16pm
March 20, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: U.S. Supreme Court arguments begin in St. Croix County land-use case; horses, wolf-dog hybrids seized from northern Wisconsin property; 9 more state news stories
WASHINGTON — A family whose St. Croix County property is under dispute will be in Washington, D.C., Monday morning, hearing their case argued...
March 20, 2017 - 8:29am
March 17, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Ellsworth among 6 cities to hold Walker budget hearings; man accused of poisoning wife with Visine; 9 more state news stories
MADISON — Six public hearings, including one in Pierce County, have been scheduled across Wisconsin on Gov. Scott Walker's state budget proposal. The first hearing will be held April 3 at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville. That will be followed by one on April 5 at State...
March 17, 2017 - 12:49pm
March 16, 2017
Invasive Asian carp confirmed in St. Croix River
For the first time, an invasive silver carp has been captured in the St. Croix River. The carp, one of several invasive species of so-called...
March 16, 2017 - 4:08pm
Wisconsin roundup: UW-L disputes claim employee was fired for Trump support; judge tosses out lawsuit against prosecutors in John Doe investigation; 8 more state news stories
LA CROSSE — A UW-La Crosse police dispatcher says she was fired for supporting President Donald Trump. The La Crosse Tribune reports that university human resources director Madeline Holzem sent a letter sent to Kimberly Dearman on Monday asking her to resign or be terminated....
March 16, 2017 - 8:35am
March 15, 2017
Legion members want input on new building
Ellsworth American Legion What does the Ellsworth community want in its American Legion? If a new legion is built, what would you like to see?...
March 15, 2017 - 4:24pm
Wisconsin roundup: Lawmakers to get earful on high-capacity well bill; state to purge nonvoters from voter rolls; 8 more state news stories
MADISON — Wisconsin lawmakers will hear up to nine hours of testimony Wednesday on a controversial bill to relax state rules for high capacity water wells. The measure from Senate GOP leader Scott Fitzgerald would end DNR oversight for the repairs, replacements, and ownership transfers...
March 15, 2017 - 12:09pm
March 14, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Man allegedly used nails as political retribution; poll worker training promised to keep 17-year-olds from voting; 7 more state news stories
Man arrested for throwing nails in political opponents' driveways LA CROSSE — Polarized politics turns into criminal damage in La Crosse, where a man faces charges for tossing roofing nails into the driveways of Republican supporters.
March 14, 2017 - 4:04pm
March 13, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: New bill would ban state payments for state employee abortions; Walker still 65K short of 2010 job promise; 9 more state news stories
MADISON -- More state government employees in Wisconsin would have to pay for their own abortions as part of a new Republican bill.
March 13, 2017 - 8:58am
March 9, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Assembly to consider more limits on union influence; 'winners, losers' ID'd in UW aid report; 9 more state news stories
MADISON — The Wisconsin Assembly is scheduled to vote Thursday afternoon on a bill to reduce the influence of labor unions on tax funded construction. Brookfield Republican Rob Hutton proposed the measure, which would prohibit local governments from forcing contractors to have...
March 9, 2017 - 10:57am