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Ave Maria Academy: 'The Heart of Christmas'
WisDOT preparing for Highway 29 construction
Wisconsin roundup: Farm bill offers Wis. farmers ‘a little bit more certainty’; more state news stories
EHS students looking to help out those in need
Judge questioned, released after alcohol-related traffic stop in Hudson
crime and courts
Boys' basketball: Webb posts double-double against Boyceville; Spring Valley comes back from double-digit deficit
Wrestling: SVE receives seven forfeits in Clear Lake dual
Girls' basketball: Straub has career night in Panthers' loss to Tigers
Girls' basketball: Prescott continues to impress
Dance: Carlson returns to Prescott
spring valley cardinals
Old school Vegas in Prescott
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Gallery: A snowy day for pumpkins
United Way calls for grant applications
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF ISABELLE: 12/17/18 Town Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/18/18 County Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE CO. HIGHWAY COMMITTEE: 12/18/18 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 12/19/18 Meeting Agenda
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 1/10/19, Case No. 18-CV-238
Prescott Chamber seeks award nominations
Pierce Co. Tourism launches research project with grant
What about those gift cards? Billions of dollars of cards go unused
Octagon House opens for holiday tour season
Aldi opens in River Falls
Place a Business Announcement
Mary Van Allen
James A. Leonard
James S. "Jim" Flanigan
Rose M. Knoll
Lee M. Anderson
Benjamin Charles Koehntop
Bill and Jo Steele
Bill and Jo Steele
Bob & Barb Freiberg
Column: Winter won't stop Red Wing Bridge project
Petryk column: Wisconsin's future looks bright
Letters to the editor: Censorship; Restricting voters' will
Country Pastor column: A Father sending His Son
Literally Lorna column: This time of year
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August 10, 2018
Utility leadership consider utility trends, look to RFMU's future
River Falls City Council Member Diane Odeen has been on the city's Utility Advisory Board since she was first elected to the council in 2013....
August 10, 2018 - 6:05am
April 30, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Wis. utilities ordered to share tax credits with customers; more state news stories
The Wisconsin Public Service Commission is ordering the state's utilities to share their tax savings with customers. The federal corporate tax...
April 30, 2018 - 9:01am
February 19, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Wis. electric rates some of nation’s highest; more state news stories
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Energy Information Administration reports Wisconsin has some of the highest electricity rates in the country, despite...
February 19, 2018 - 9:14am
November 21, 2017
Prairie Island nuclear plant completes refueling outage and maintenance projects
The Prairie Island Nuclear Generating Plant resumed operations Nov. 20 after employees and contractors finished refueling and maintenance projects...
November 21, 2017 - 8:00pm
May 18, 2015
Elwood takes new post at Xcel Energy
Takes community relations manager post after retirement of Trudy Popenhagen Brian Elwood recently began his new role as community relations...
May 18, 2015 - 12:16pm
April 30, 2015
Baran’s latest patent targets electric industry
PRESCOTT--With over 40 patents already in his past, it shouldn’t be shocking Jimmie Baran Jr. of Prescott obtained another one last month. What’s...
April 30, 2015 - 2:35pm
April 27, 2015
Lawmaker again presses for tougher first-time OWI penalties; field work in high-gear this week; 10 more Wisconsin stories
MADISON -- A Wisconsin lawmaker will try again to approve a major crackdown on drunk driving. Assembly Republican Jim Ott of Mequon says he'll introduce seven bills -- including one that forces first-time Operating While Intoxicated offenders to appear in court. Other lawmakers...
April 27, 2015 - 9:20am
April 2, 2015
CEO delivers key messages to co-op meeting audience
President and CEO Larry Dokkestul delivered a few key messages to the 221 members who attended the annual meeting of Pierce Pepin Cooperative Services Saturday. Dokkestul emphasized the importance of keeping the cooperative on a solid financial footing. Reliability and affordability...
April 2, 2015 - 12:21pm
March 26, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Missing boy found dead in Trempealeau County
TREMPEALEAU -- A 14-year-old boy missing since late yesterday was found dead today in far western Wisconsin. Trempealeau County authorities said Ayrton Platt's body was found about 9 a.m. in a creek near his all-terrain vehicle, which had overturned. Platt, also known as "A.J.,"...
March 26, 2015 - 5:32pm
March 19, 2015
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: State unemployment rate remains 3.7 percent, employers add 11,800 jobs
March 19, 2015 - 5:22pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Student protest held outside St. Cloud high school
ST. CLOUD, Minn. - A group of students held a protest outside of the St.
March 19, 2015 - 11:45am
February 25, 2015
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: CN train derails near Cotton
COTTON, Minn. - No one was injured after a Canadian National Railway train derailed early this morning southeast of Cotton in St.
February 25, 2015 - 7:20pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Over 300,000 Minnesotans' data at risk after Anthem breach
February 25, 2015 - 8:45am
February 24, 2015
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Security increased at MOA after terrorist threat
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. - The Mall of America continues to take extra precautions to ensure the safety of anyone visiting the shopping center. The actions come after a video surfaced online showing the Somali-based terror group Al-Shabaab calling for attacks on shopping malls in...
February 24, 2015 - 9:29am
February 23, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: State Senate goes into extraordinary session to take up Right-to-Work bill
MADISON - Another step was taken this morning toward passage of a right-to-work bill in Wisconsin. The state Senate's organizational committee voted 3-2 to call an extraordinary session for this week -- one that would exclusively take up the measure. It would prohibit employers...
February 23, 2015 - 3:45pm