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November 14, 2017
This architectural rendering shows what the facade of a potential senior living facility utilizing the Prairie View Elementary school's building could look like. The Ellsworth School Board voted 5-2 to weigh its options concerning Prairie View and Lindgren. Image courtesy of Prairie View Senior Living
Board rescinds Prairie View demolition vote
November 14, 2017 - 8:01am
November 13, 2017
Rep. Shannon Zimmerman, R-River Falls, announced Nov. 13 that he will run as a Republican in the special election to fill former Sen. Sheila Harsdorf's seat after she was appointed to Gov. Scott Walker's cabinet. File photo
Zimmerman announces bid to succeed Harsdorf in Senate
November 13, 2017 - 11:11am
November 10, 2017
Sen. Sheila Harsdorf (center) was appointed Nov. 10 to become secretary of the state's Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection. File photo
Walker appoints Harsdorf to agriculture secretary post
November 10, 2017 - 9:26am
November 8, 2017
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WATCH: Walker touts economy in Hudson; critics cry foul
November 8, 2017 - 10:37pm
Sen. Sheila Harsdorf, shown here during a February visit to Willow River State Park, confirmed she has been in talks with Gov. Scott Walker's office about agriculture, trade and consumer protection secretary position. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Harsdorf on short list for top agriculture post?
November 8, 2017 - 9:00am
November 1, 2017
Peter Kimball of the Pierce County Dairy Promotion Committee urged County Board members Oct. 24 to restore a vacant UW-Extension position. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Proposal emerges to save ag agent position
November 1, 2017 - 8:00am
October 19, 2017
Gray areas prompt Bay City to consider surveying
October 19, 2017 - 5:30am
October 18, 2017
Prescott city officials denied allegations of time card fraud last week in the aftermath of three police department firings. File photo
Prescott official: 'No doctored documents'
October 18, 2017 - 9:20am
October 10, 2017
This architectural rendering shows what the facade of a potential senior living facility utilizing the Prairie View Elementary school's building could look like. Image courtesy of Prairie View Senior Living
'We're going to come back until we get it done:' Investor push for Prairie View sale
October 10, 2017 - 9:29am
October 4, 2017
Human Services reorganization creates new position: Pierce County Board
October 4, 2017 - 2:00pm
Prescott City Council updates Boat Launch ordinance
October 4, 2017 - 5:30am
September 29, 2017
Former Prescott police officers Bryan Massman and Ryan Most (in pink shirt), as well as former administrative assistant Erin Most (front) are pictured here with the Prescott Police Chief Gary Krutke (holding award) and now Interim Chief Rob Funk (left of Krutke) and other department members this past February at a Chamber event. File photo
Records reveal reasons behind three Prescott police terminations
September 29, 2017 - 4:21pm
September 27, 2017
PSC approves Huppert utility transfer to village hands
September 27, 2017 - 3:00pm
September 24, 2017
This architectural rendering shows what the facade of a potential senior living facility utilizing the Prairie View Elementary school's building could look like. Image courtesy of Prairie View Senior Living
Persistence for Prairie View
September 24, 2017 - 5:30am
September 22, 2017
In the same hour his political opponent was signing the new state budget, Wisconsin superintendent Tony Evers demanded a fix to what he called a "broken" school funding system during his annual "state of education" address at the Capitol Rotunda. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Wisconsin gets sweltering heat for first day of Fall; and more state news stories
September 22, 2017 - 9:57am