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June 27, 2017
Gov. Scott Walker tells a youngster why he's using so many pens to sign a bill Friday, June 23, at the Star Prairie Trout Farm. State lawmakers and business owners were on hand for the bill signing, which relaxes some restrictions on Wisconsin's aquaculture industry. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Walker visits Star Prairie Trout Farm for bill signing
12 hours 52 min ago
May 25, 2017
Senate Democrat Kathleen Vinehout, whose district includes Pierce County, said she's actively exploring a possible run for governor in 2018. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Western Wisconsin lawmaker eyes gubernatorial bid
May 25, 2017 - 8:32am
May 23, 2017
Four apply to be next St. Croix County sheriff
May 23, 2017 - 2:08pm
May 12, 2017
Gov. Scott Walker, shown here in a February visit to St. Croix County, is expected to talk about re-election plans at the state Republican Party convention May 13, 2017. File photo
Walker expected to talk re-election plans Saturday at state convention
May 12, 2017 - 2:57pm
April 19, 2017
Community members packed the gym at Ellsworth High School Wednesday, where the Legislature's Joint Finance Committee held a public hearing. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Joint Finance Committee hearing underway in Ellsworth
April 19, 2017 - 11:46am
March 30, 2017
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Kastens, Kittel vie for open City Council seat
March 30, 2017 - 6:30pm
March 24, 2017
Somerset chamber to host 'pancakes and politics' March 25
March 24, 2017 - 3:32pm
March 3, 2017
Sean Duffy, the 7th Congressional District representative, held a town hall meeting at Ready Randy's in New Richmond on Monday morning, Feb. 27. The room was filled. (Photo by Raymond T. Rivard)
Rep. Sean Duffy: Congressman fields hot topic questions from constituents
March 3, 2017 - 11:50am
February 21, 2017
Vote today: DPI candidates on Tuesday's Primary Election ballot
February 21, 2017 - 10:34am
February 15, 2017
Rep. Rob Stafsholt schedules listening sessions
February 15, 2017 - 10:00am
February 2, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Fatal interstate crash victim identified; Walker: Trump interested in taking state's union limits national; and 11 more state news stories
February 2, 2017 - 8:44am
January 28, 2017
County Libertarian Party to hold caucus Feb. 4
January 28, 2017 - 12:15pm
January 19, 2017
The recount process in St. Croix County involved a roomful of people. (Mike Longaecker photograph)
Recount costs show Pierce County well under budget
January 19, 2017 - 3:00pm
January 16, 2017
Spring General Election final ballots near completion
January 16, 2017 - 12:00pm
January 10, 2017
State of the State Address by Gov. Walker begins at 3 p.m.
January 10, 2017 - 2:50pm