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Wisconsin roundup: Lame-duck legislation would face longer odds under senator’s bill; Superior inferno; more state news stories
10 hours 19 min ago
The “worst day of travel” on the nation’s roads this holiday season is expected to be Thursday, Dec. 20, 2018, according to AAA and analytics company INRIX. A record-setting 102.1 million Americans are expected to take a road trip Dec. 22 through Jan. 1. File photo
Traveling for the holidays? You’re not alone
10 hours 48 min ago
December 17, 2018
Kindergarten and first grade St. Francis students enthrall the audience with their song, "O Come Little Children." Photo courtesy of St. Francis School
Photos: St. Francis presents 'Miracle at Midnight'
December 17, 2018 - 5:00pm
Gov.-elect Tony Evers, shown here in a November visit to Hudson, criticized the signing of the lame-duck session bills Friday, saying, "Governor Walker chose to ignore and override the will of the people of Wisconsin. This will no doubt be his legacy." File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Democrats, critics blast Walker for signing lame-duck bills into law; more state news stories
December 17, 2018 - 10:10am
Prescott Middle School honor roll recipients are in
December 17, 2018 - 5:00am
December 16, 2018
Students in Mrs. Darla Ironside’s kindergarten class at St. Joseph Parish School in Prescott memorized and recited nursery rhymes Tuesday, Nov. 20. They included Mackenzie McCarthy, Lauren Myers, Sawyer Murphy, Paxton Schommer, Max Brady, Katarina Meyer, A.J. Sabelko, Naomi Murphy, Irene Babcock, Tanner Lansing, Jake Henrick and Benny Block. Photo courtesy of Darla Ironside
St. Joseph students recite nursery rhymes
December 16, 2018 - 11:00am
December 15, 2018
Ellsworth police: Fight breaks glasses; Sticky fingers
December 15, 2018 - 6:00pm
December 14, 2018
Gov. Scott Walker, shown here during a 2018 bill signing in River Falls, will take action on lame-duck legislation on Dec. 14 in Green Bay. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Walker to take action on lame-duck bills; heavy drinking aside, Wis. is … pretty healthy?; more state news stories
December 14, 2018 - 10:14am
December 13, 2018
Luella Dettling looks on as Kyle Hines performs at Ave Maria Academy’s Christmas program Thursday, Dec. 13 in Plum City. Photo courtesy of Ave Maria Academy
Ave Maria Academy: 'The Heart of Christmas'
December 13, 2018 - 7:29pm
Hudson-based lawyer Mark Gherty, shown during a 2016 trial in Pierce County, retires this week after 38 years practicing law. File photo
Court adjourned for Hudson's Gherty
December 13, 2018 - 11:32am
Wisconsin roundup: Farm bill offers Wis. farmers ‘a little bit more certainty’; more state news stories
December 13, 2018 - 9:21am
December 12, 2018
Judge questioned, released after alcohol-related traffic stop in Hudson
December 12, 2018 - 4:10pm
Wisconsin roundup: Osceola man going to prison after injuring infant daughter; Walker considers line-item veto; abortions up in Wis.; more state news stories
December 12, 2018 - 3:54pm
Prescott Chamber seeks award nominations
December 12, 2018 - 12:00pm
The Hudson Star-Observer was one of several newspapers that documented the shootout that left one officer dead and another with wounds that would later contribute to his death. Image courtesy of St. Croix County Sheriff's Office
'Yeah, that was a homicide': Long-delayed honor to be bestowed on slain St. Croix County cop
December 12, 2018 - 9:52am