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Pierce County Sheriff's Blotter: Milk crate snags bear head
Educators take issue with bill to require pre-graduation civics test; DOJ asks judge to toss Abrahamson lawsuit; 8 more Wisconsin stories
Body of missing UW-River Falls student found
UPDATED: Baldwin woman among 4 killed in weekend 'cycle crashes; fifth Barron Co. turkey flock struck by avian flu; 9 more Wisconsin stories
Visitor spending in St. Croix Valley up 5.3 percent YOY
crime and courts
Panthers prevail over Cardinals in baseball showdown
Lady Blue Devils softball fall to Boyceville
Cardinals use big seventh inning to beat Elk Mound, 9-1
Ellsworth softball loses in battle of bats
Blue Devils drops to Boyceville
Enjoy singing? Join River City Chorale
Prom on parade
Benefit to be held for Missy Skulski
A 10-truck salute
Healthy Homes and Garden Gig at Badlands May 16
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TRIMBELLE: 5/12/15 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TRENTON: 5/7/15 Plan Commission Meeting
TOWN OF MARTELL: 5/12/15 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TRENTON: 5/12/15 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TRIMBELLE: 2015 Board of Review/ Open Book
Elna Bryan, 95
Ida Holden, 100
John H. Lindstrom, 81
Jo Ann Moen Page, 89
Ethel L. Swandby, 98
Warren Petryk column: Moving the State Budget in the Right Direction
Kathleen Vinehout column: A Business Owes Nothing in Taxes & Gets a State Check?
Warren Petryk column: Non-Fiscal Policy Items Removed from the Budget
Kathleen Vinehout column: Let’s Debunk a Few Budget Myths
Kathleen Vinehout column: People Speak Out About Consequences of Budget Decisions
Get Out! Deals
March 28, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UW faces Arizona again in Elite Eight
LOS ANGELES -- Beating Arizona last year was a difficult task for the University of Wisconsin men’s basketball team. It took overtime to do it and it won’t be any easier this time around in the West Regional finals of the NCAA Division I Tournament at the Staples Center. The...
March 28, 2015 - 8:31am
March 27, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Reserves help Badgers down Carolina, make Elite Eight
LOS ANGELES -- The University of Wisconsin men's basketball team might be cleaning out their lockers in Madison today, had two backup guards not stepped up last night against North Carolina. Associate Head Coach Greg Gard praised the efforts of Traevon Jackson and Zak Showalter....
March 27, 2015 - 3:20pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers down North Carolina 78-72 for Elite Eight berth
LOS ANGELES -- The University of Wisconsin made the men's NCAA Elite Eight for the second straight year with a 79-72 win over North Carolina last night in Los Angeles. The top-seeded Badgers came back from seven points down in the second half, to earn a rematch with two-seed Arizona...
March 27, 2015 - 10:07am
March 26, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Jackson expects to play tonight for Badgers against UNC
LOS ANGELES - University of Wisconsin point guard Traevon Jackson expects to play tonight, when the top-seeded Badgers play four-seed North Carolina in a NCAA Sweet-16 contest in Los Angeles. Jackson said he took part in a full practice yesterday for the first time since he broke...
March 26, 2015 - 5:16pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers back out West again for NCAA regionals
LOS ANGELES -- It's almost deja-vu for the University of Wisconsin men's basketball team as it gets ready to play North Carolina tonight in the NCAA Sweet-16 round. For the second year in a row, the Badgers are in the West Regional in southern California -- although it's in Los...
March 26, 2015 - 8:53am
March 25, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Middleton rallies Bucks to win over Miami
MILWAUKEE -- Khris Middleton hit a three-pointer at the final buzzer last night to give the Milwaukee Bucks an 89-88 home victory over Miami. The Bucks came back from 16 points down early in the fourth quarter, ending the game on an 18-3 run in the final six-and-a-half minutes....
March 25, 2015 - 9:04am
March 24, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Watt restructures contract to give Texans more salary cap space
HOUSTON -- After signing a monster contract last year, Wisconsin native J.J. Watt has re-structured his deal so his Houston Texans could have more salary cap room. ESPN says the NFL's reigning defensive player-of-the-year has agreed to convert a $10-million roster bonus into...
March 24, 2015 - 3:07pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Bucks hope to boost playoff hopes with win over Heat
MILWAUKEE -- The Milwaukee Bucks can give their playoff hopes a boost tonight, with a home victory over Miami. The Bucks' lead over the Heat has dropped to one-and-a-half games for the No. 6 playoff spot in the Eastern Conference -- and several other teams are not far behind....
March 24, 2015 - 8:59am
March 23, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UW takes on North Carolina in Sweet Sixteen
MADISON -- The University of Wisconsin will play in its fourth Sweet-16 round in the last five years in the NCAA Division I men's basketball tournament. The Badgers, the top seeds in the West, will head out to Los Angeles this week to play North Carolina on Thursday night. Tar...
March 23, 2015 - 4:41pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers advance to Sweet Sixteen over Ducks for second straight time
OMAHA -- For the second year in a row, Wisconsin beat Oregon to advance to the Sweet-16 of the NCAA men's basketball tournament. The top-seeded...
March 23, 2015 - 10:28am
March 22, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UW hopes to get to Sweet Sixteen again over Oregon
OMAHA -- It’s the same third round of the NCAA Men’s Division I Basketball Tournament and the same two teams. Today’s game will be played in Omaha instead of Milwaukee, but you can bet the Oregon Ducks have been thinking about the last time they took on the Wisconsin Badgers....
March 22, 2015 - 11:12am
March 21, 2015
Minnesota tops Wisconsin 3-1 in women's Frozen Four semifinals
MINNEAPOLIS -- The University of Wisconsin women’s hockey team jumped out to a second period lead, but couldn’t score again in a 3-1 loss...
March 21, 2015 - 10:56am
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers win NCAA Tourney opener, play Oregon on Sunday
OMAHA – The University of Wisconsin men’s basketball team overpowered Coastal Carolina in the second round of the NCAA Division I Tournament at Omaha. The Chanticleers had no answers for Big Ten Player of the Year Frank Kaminsky. He scored a game-high 27 points and took down...
March 21, 2015 - 10:23am
March 20, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Brown Deer, Xavier, Rice Lake advance to state finals
MADISON -- Defending champion Brown Deer will play Appleton Xavier tomorrow for the boys' state high school Division 3 championship. Both teams advanced after winning their semifinals today at the Kohl Center. Brown Deer topped Prescott 62-50, after turning a six-point halftime...
March 20, 2015 - 4:03pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Dominican dominates Regis 93-54 in D-4 semifinals
MADISON - Whitefish Bay Dominican set a Division 4 state tournament scoring record last night with a 93-54 win over Eau Claire Regis at the semifinals at the Kohl Center. Diamond Stone had 33 points, 15 rebounds, and four blocked shots for Dominican, which shot 61-percent in...
March 20, 2015 - 7:01am