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MMS salutes May Students of the Month
Man dies of injuries from St. Croix County crash
Pierce County Sheriff: Man flees vehicle, caught by K-9
Wisconsin roundup: Finance panel OKs plan to expand welfare-based drug screening; more state news stories
Four apply to be next St. Croix County sheriff
crime and courts
Wildcats split with Chippewa
Booters gear up for playoffs
Tuesday, May 23 Wildcat roundup
Schreckenberg advances to sectional
Wildcats shine at regional track
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
Pierce County Fair most admired senior citizen
Spring cleaning means charity work for Martell man
Ponds can be adopted, too
Garage Sale Map Hunter
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TOWN OF TROY: Ad For Bids- Glover Road Reconstruction
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids - Lake George Trail Improvements
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 6/2/17 Open Book
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 4/25/17 Council Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF TROY: 6/1/17 Plan Commission Meeting
Floy M. Born, 95
Doris L. Larson, 94
Patricia Jo Larsen, 62
Farrah May Hillman
Dorothy Johansson, 95
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Library Notes: Gearing up for a busy summer
Harsdorf Column: Building drug abuse prevention alternatives
Woodworking: Who wants to stand up to eat a steak?
Viewpoint: Stop fleecing Wisconsin taxpayers
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May 15, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Former GOP candidate gearing up to challenge Baldwin?; 9 more state news stories
MADISON — A big stock sale raises speculation that Republican Eric Hovde might pay for his own U.S. Senate campaign for a second time. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel says the Madison investor has sold $14 million of stock in the technology firm of ePlus, for which Hovde has been...
May 15, 2017 - 8:36am
May 12, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Panel wants legislative oversight of veterans fund transfers; bill to punish campus speech disruptions gets public hearing; and 11 more state news stories
MADISON -- State lawmakers want more of a say in a trust fund for veterans' benefits, after $55 million were transferred to that fund from the King Veterans Home. The Joint Finance Committee voted unanimously Thursday to make the veterans' agency notify the panel about proposed fund...
May 12, 2017 - 9:12am
May 11, 2017
Ron Kind visit: Here to hear from you
U.S. Rep. Ron Kind (D-Wis.) was all ears at River Falls City Hall Monday, May 8 where he held a town hall meeting with constituents. Kind started...
May 11, 2017 - 4:00pm
May 10, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Lawmakers speak up in response to Comey firing; 9 more state news stories
WASHINGTON — A Republican congressman from Wisconsin joined a chorus of voices raising concerns about the timing of President Donald Trump's...
May 10, 2017 - 10:16am
May 9, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Baldwin introduces bill to prevent large pension benefit cuts; more state news stories
WASHINGTON — U.S. Senate Democrat Tammy Baldwin of Wisconsin is joining a new effort to preserve retirement benefits for those in retirement plans with more than one employer.
May 9, 2017 - 4:32pm
April 28, 2017
Locals march for science on Earth Day
As people all over the world celebrated Earth Day, Town of Kinnickinnic residents husband and wife Peter Bloch and Bonnie Rubenstein went the...
April 28, 2017 - 2:00pm
April 26, 2017
After cheesy intro, serious issues reign in state panel's Ellsworth stop
ELLSWORTH — Ginny Ballantine and Vicki Datt were among dozens of Wisconsinites who signed up to speak last week to members of a key legislative...
April 26, 2017 - 7:57am
April 21, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: State unemployment lowest since 2000; Ohio dairy files suit against Wisconsin's butter grading law; and 10 more state news stories
MADISON -- Wisconsin's unemployment rate has dropped to 3.4 percent, the lowest in 17 years. The seasonally adjusted rate for March dropped by 3 tenths-of-one-percent from February. A survey of almost 1,000 households estimates that total employment for the month grew by 16,000 --...
April 21, 2017 - 7:31am
April 19, 2017
Joint Finance Committee hearing underway in Ellsworth
ELLSWORTH — Hundreds of area residents, activists and community leaders packed the stands Wednesday at Ellsworth High School’s gym, where...
April 19, 2017 - 11:46am
April 12, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Trooper killed in crash might have been pursuing offender; 11 more state news stories
MADISON — The state trooper killed in a traffic crash near Wisconsin Dells might have been trying to catch up to an offending driver when his...
April 12, 2017 - 10:43am
April 4, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Gamesmanship ramps up in 2018 U.S. Senate race; polls open for races around the state; 9 more state news stories
MILWAUKEE — The political dirty tricks have started for a Wisconsin U.S. Senate election that's 19 months away. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel says the conservative American Majority has put out an anonymous document accusing Green Bay's Nicole Schneider of deleting old social...
April 4, 2017 - 8:59am
March 31, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Top Dems out of picture, Walker rallies donors; New Richmond sanctuary spares fallen pig from slaughter; 9 more state news briefs
MADISON — After two top Democrats say no to running for governor, GOP incumbent Scott Walker went on the offensive.
March 31, 2017 - 12:38pm
March 27, 2017
Past the learning curve, she sees bright future
Diane Odeen, 57, 811 Oak Knoll Ave.; degrees from Lawrence University (B.A.), U. of Minnesota (Ph.D.) and Hamline University School of Law (J.D.);...
March 27, 2017 - 8:41am
March 25, 2017
One campaign done, he's data driven to come back
Aaron Taylor, 29, 1119 State St. #251; seeking employment; graduated high school from Sun Prairie; graduated from UWRF in 2011 with a BS in...
March 25, 2017 - 5:00am
March 23, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Officer among 4 slain in 'horrific act of violence'; Trump polling at 41 percent in first major state poll; 9 more state news stories
ROTHSCHILD — An Everest Metro police officer is one of four people shot to death at three different locations in the Wausau area Wednesday...
March 23, 2017 - 9:56am