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June 19, 2019
Wisconsin roundup: Two police officers killed in Racine, Milwaukee; more state news stories
June 19, 2019 - 8:35am
June 18, 2019
Flooded Bay City Park saw a line of motorists checking out the flood waters Thursday, March 28. The Bay City board approved to follow through on plans to demolish and rebuild a bathroom at the campground at a June 12 meeting. The construction requires a new ordinance to be passed for the village to use a deployable system instead of floodproof doors to protect from flooding in the building. Sarah Nigbor / RiverTown Multimedia
Bay City moves forward with campground bathroom facility
June 18, 2019 - 12:00pm
Town of Hudson residents Tom and Wendy Goeltz erected a shrine in their home in honor of their daughter Megan, who was killed in a 2016 distracted driving crash. The Goeltzes are now seeking to have Hudson enact a hands-free driving ordinance. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Hands-free in Hudson? Goeltz family says it's time
June 18, 2019 - 9:37am
June 17, 2019
Wisconsin roundup: Dredging underway on Mississippi River; more state news stories
June 17, 2019 - 9:37am
Zimmerman: 'Dog fight' for UWRF project funding in Madison
June 17, 2019 - 8:49am
June 14, 2019
Joint Finance Committee members Alberta Darling, John Nygren and Shannon Zimmerman spoke to reporters in April during a public hearing in River Falls. Darling and Nygren co-chair the Republican-controlled budget-writing committee. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Wisconsin roundup: Joint Finance Committee budget includes $322M tax cut; more state news stories
June 14, 2019 - 9:15am
June 13, 2019
Visitors to Hok-Si-La Park often see sailboats, powerboats, pontoons and barges plying Lake Pepin. Lisa Dankers / RiverTown Multimedia
Preserving and improving a gem: Master Plan approved for Hok-Si-La Park
June 13, 2019 - 6:00am
June 12, 2019
Wisconsin roundup: Fight over grilled hot dogs lands twin brothers in hot water; more state news stories
June 12, 2019 - 9:57am
June 11, 2019
Chicken keeping approved in residential zones
June 11, 2019 - 12:00pm
A view of downtown Prescott as of May 2017. Prescott is now looking to get requests from developers interested in projects downtown. Ideas discussed at a June 4 meeting included retail, affordable housing, parking, tourism and hotels and artistic opportunities. File photo
Looking to expand downtown Prescott, sending developer requests
June 11, 2019 - 10:27am
June 10, 2019
Wisconsin roundup: Proposed ordinance would fine parents for kids’ bullying; more state news stories
June 10, 2019 - 10:11am
June 6, 2019
St. Croix County Health and Human Services Director Fred Johnson (left) led Gov. Tony Evers on a tour of the county's HHS facility Tuesday, June 5, in New Richmond. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Medicaid expansion debate comes to St. Croix County
June 6, 2019 - 12:33pm
Wisconsin roundup: Senate Republicans propose $133M road funding plan; more state news stories
June 6, 2019 - 9:05am
June 5, 2019
Village of Ellsworth board briefs: street projects, building inspector, resolutions, licenses approved
June 5, 2019 - 3:20pm
Pierce County Public Health Director/ Health Officer AZ Snyder worked previously at a county health department in Maryland and served in international health through John Hopkins University. She has spent one year at Pierce County's public health department and was recognized as one of 40 emerging leaders in the field under the age of 40 by a national organization, de Beaumont, in early May 2019. File photo
Nationally-recognized PC Public Health Director passionate about prevention
June 5, 2019 - 6:00am