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Area jobless rates remain low
New state work mandate causing 15,000 to lose food stamps; gun deer season ends with likely third fatality; 11 more Wisconsin news stories
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Help stamp out kids' hunger in Ellsworth
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Girls Basketball: Panthers fall to Osceola after tough second half
Boys Basketball: Cardinals set goals to be more competitive
Sports Scoreboard from Tuesday, Nov. 24
Boys Basketball: Prescott seeks another state tournament run
Boys Basketball: Prescott’s Hamilton draws Division 1 attention
Holiday concert by Lake Wobegon® Brass Band at UWRF
Red Kettle Campaign needs public's help to reach goal
New pastor values outreach to community over building
Shop with a Cop brings holiday cheer
Zion opens collection site for ‘Operation Christmas Child’
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TOWN OF HARTLAND: 12/8/15 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF DIAMOND BLUFF: 12/10/15 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TRENTON: 12/7/15 Plan Commission Meeting
TOWN OF SALEM: 12/8/15 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF ELLSWORTH: 12/7/15 Town Board Meeting
Margaret Rachel "Arnine" Gavin, 93
Gerald "Jerry" Knippenberg, 89
Joe Menter, 78
Thomas Murphy, 84
Marjorie Ann Hildebrandt, 86
Kathleen Vinehout column: Enjoying Thanksgiving on the farm
Ron Kind column: Fighting to improve rail safety
Kathleen Vinehout column: Wisconsin report card provides info on progress, problems
Sheila Harsdorf column: Legislature continues focus on reform, workforce development
Warren Petryk column: Petryk legislation passes the Assembly with bipartisan support
March 16, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers win Big Ten title in OT, get No. 1 seed for NCAA tourney
CHICAGO - The University of Wisconsin men's basketball team will play Coastal Carolina around 8:20 on Friday night in their NCAA Division I Tournament...
March 16, 2015 - 9:48am
March 13, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers survive slow start, beat Michigan in Big Ten Tourney
CHICAGO - The University of Wisconsin men's basketball won its Big Ten Tournament quarter-final game today, 71-60 over Michigan at the United Center. The game was tied at 54 when the top-seeded Badgers went on a decisive 9-2 run late in the second half. Sam Dekker led the sixth-ranked...
March 13, 2015 - 4:16pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Finals set in Divisions 4 and 5 at state girls basketball tournament
GREEN BAY - Cuba City will play Fall Creek tomorrow for the Division 4 girls' state high school basketball crown. Both teams advanced during last night's semifinals at the Resch Center. Cuba City stayed undefeated with a 62-56 win over Fond du Lac St. Mary's Springs. Mollie...
March 13, 2015 - 9:29am
March 12, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Bucks surge to beat Magic 97-91
MILWAUKEE - The Milwaukee Bucks scored the game's final six points last night for a 97-91 home victory over Orlando. The fourth quarter had seven lead changes and two ties. It was knotted up at 91 when Michael Carter-Williams made two free throws to put the Bucks in front for...
March 12, 2015 - 8:15am
March 11, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers solidify line with Bulaga signing
GREEN BAY - We keep hearing how important it is for an offensive line to gel by having the same five starters as long as possible. Now -- barring injuries at Training Camp -- the Green Bay Packers will start 2015 with the same line that protected quarterback Aaron Rodgers in his...
March 11, 2015 - 5:36pm
March 10, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers re-sign Bulaga but don't re-sign House
GREEN BAY - The Green Bay Packers have lost corner Davon House to free agency, but they'll apparently keep starting right tackle Bryan Bulaga. NFL Network was the first to report both moves late this morning, but there was no immediate word on what Bulaga's deal might include....
March 10, 2015 - 4:49pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UW's Kaminsky Big Ten Player of the Year, Ryan named Coach of the Year
MADISON - Frank Kaminsky has become only the third Wisconsin player to be named the Big Ten Conference men's basketball player-of-the-year. The 7-foot senior center received the honor last night in separate polling from both the league's coaches and media. Kaminsky joins Alando...
March 10, 2015 - 9:21am
March 9, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers rout Buckeyes for school-record 16 Big Ten wins
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The University of Wisconsin men's basketball team tied a school-record with 16 conference victories, after closing its regular season yesterday with a 72-48 rout at Ohio State. It was the first time all season the 23rd-ranked Buckeyes failed to score 50 points...
March 9, 2015 - 10:39am
March 8, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Cobb agrees to four-year, $40 million contract with Packers
GREEN BAY - Wide receiver Randall Cobb has reportedly signed a four-year, $40-million contract offer from the Green Bay Packers. The NFL Network reports $17-million dollars is guaranteed. Cobb had his best season last year, piling up 1,287 yards and scoring a dozen touchdowns....
March 8, 2015 - 1:45pm
March 6, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers claim Big Ten title outright after beating Gophers 76-63
MINNEAPOLIS - Wisconsin won the Big Ten Conference men's regular season basketball title outright with a 76-63 victory last night at Minnesota. The Badgers scored the first seven points of the game and never looked back. They led by as many as 20 in the first half before the...
March 6, 2015 - 9:23am
March 5, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badger-Gopher showdown on the hardwood tonight in Minneapolis
MADISON - The University of Wisconsin men's basketball team can win the Big-Ten season title outright tonight, with a victory at Minnesota. Tip-off is at 6 p.m. and the game will be televised by ESPN. The sixth-ranked Badgers clinched at least a share of the league title last...
March 5, 2015 - 4:13pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Bucks end road trip winless
OAKLAND - The Milwaukee Bucks are coming home without a victory in their four-game Western road trip, after falling at Golden State last night 102-93. The Warriors took a one-point lead into the fourth quarter. They pulled away with a 17-4 run in which Steph Curry hit three-pointers...
March 5, 2015 - 10:11am
March 3, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers have one of the highest salary cap spaces in NFL
GREEN BAY - So far at least, the Green Bay Packers' salary cap situation has not suffered by giving monster contracts to Aaron Rodgers and Clay...
March 3, 2015 - 4:30pm
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers don't put franchise tags on Bulaga, Cobb
GREEN BAY - Green Bay Packers' receiver Randall Cobb and tackle Bryan Bulaga will start testing the free-agent waters next Tuesday, unless they get new contracts before then. The Packers failed to put a hold on either player when the deadline came yesterday for placing franchise...
March 3, 2015 - 9:08am
March 2, 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers' Bush arrested for public intoxication, released with no charges
VACAVILLE, Calf. - Green Bay Packers' corner Jarrett Bush was released from jail with no charges facing him. That's after he was arrested early yesterday morning for alleged public intoxication outside a restaurant in his hometown of Vacaville, California. According to an arrest...
March 2, 2015 - 4:31pm