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December 29, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: 12-car wreck on I-94 in Eau Claire leaves 4 injured; more state news stories
December 29, 2017 - 9:04am
December 28, 2017
Somerset Village Board revises pit bull ordinance
December 28, 2017 - 5:00am
December 27, 2017
Flanked on the left by Sen. Sheila Harsdorf, Rep. Shannon Zimmerman and Willow River State Park Manager Aaron Mason, Gov. Scott Walker approaches a pavilion at the park, where he later proposed a funding boost for the Little Falls Lake dam project. File photo
Top 10:Political might swelled around Willow River State Park dam
December 27, 2017 - 3:58pm
Wisconsin roundup: Man accused of Lambeau rampage makes court appearance; more state news stories
December 27, 2017 - 9:15am
December 26, 2017
Late fees will be waived at the Eau Claire public library beginning Jan. 1 as part of an effort to lift barriers from people who might otherwise engage the facility. Image courtesy of L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library
Wisconsin roundup: 2018 will bring end to library late fees in Eau Claire; more state news stories
December 26, 2017 - 8:45am
December 25, 2017
Hammond Village Board: Cronk to step down as leader of public works Jan. 1
December 25, 2017 - 5:00am
December 21, 2017
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has confirmed the 11th sighting of a cougar this year — the most documented activity by the big cats in the last eight years. Photo courtesy of Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Wisconsin roundup: DNR confirms another cougar sighting; Jakubowski sentenced to prison; more state news stories
December 21, 2017 - 4:26pm
December 20, 2017
4-H Teen Leaders talked to younger 4-H members about their exhibits during the 4-H Cloverbud Judging at the 2017 Pepin County Fair. In 2018 the Pepin County Fair will be joining with the Buffalo County Fair. Photo courtesy of Marie Ritscher/Pepin County 4-H Youth Development Agent
Pepin County Fair to merge with Buffalo County Fair
December 20, 2017 - 4:00pm
Update: Schachtner, Jarchow win primaries, advance to special election
December 20, 2017 - 3:35pm
Wisconsin roundup: Man accused of hiding corpse say woman died during sex; more state news stories
December 20, 2017 - 11:00am
December 19, 2017
Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel refutes published reports about an investigation into possible illegal campaigning on state time. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: AG Schimel refutes published reports, cites John Doe law; more state news stories
December 19, 2017 - 11:45am
December 18, 2017
NR City Council: Hailstorm proceeds to fund sustainability and energy efficiency efforts
December 18, 2017 - 5:00am
December 15, 2017
House Speaker Paul Ryan, shown here in a 2012 photo, is vigorously denying reports he will leave Congress at the end of the current term next year. Forum News Service file photo
Wisconsin roundup: Speaker Ryan denies retirement report; more state news briefs
December 15, 2017 - 3:33pm
December 14, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Group says proposed change would protect bad landlords; more state news stories
December 14, 2017 - 10:50am
Teddy, one of dozens of dogs rescued from a convicted breeder's town of El Paso facility, now calls the Chicago area his home. Submitted photo
Life on the mend: Rescued dogs adapt to new homes
December 14, 2017 - 8:57am
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