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Wisconsin roundup: Hudson’s Knudson questions voting report; more state news stories
Republicans trade accusations in primary battle for Harsdorf's seat
Panther Pause column: A championship culture
Wisconsin roundup: Western Wis. ice angler survives thin-ice incident; more state news stories
SCC HS names first quarter honor roll students
crime and courts
Tuesday's Results: Tiger girls hoops, boys hockey register wins
Jack Cichy bids emotional goodbye to Badger football team
Utecht wins NRHS Big Buck Contest
Area athletes making their mark in college
Panthers beat two conference champions
Love Baskets starting holiday season
NR Chamber introduces new holiday event
Veterans Day ceremonies and events
Annual Veteran's Roundtable to be held Nov. 9
NRACF holding silent auction at local businesses
arts and entertainment
VILLAGE OF SOMERSET: Ordinance A-643 (Amend Refuse & Recycling)
PUBLIC NOTICE: Voting Equipment Tests for Dec. 19 Special Primary Election
FORECLOSURE: Bank of NY Mellon v. Kathleen M. Franzmeier; Case 16-CV-491
VOTING BY ABSENTEE BALLOT: 12/19/17 Special Primary Election
CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: Revised 2018 Spring Election Notice
Brett Ryan Mueller
Doris Marie Caroline Sette
Ruth M. McCance
Louis Claude Berney
Letters to the editor: Dementia strikes every 6 seconds; Support for local candidates
A view from an economist: Use of data
Letters to the Editor
Viewpoint: Federal tax reform would benefit Wisconsin
Panther Pause: Parent involvement increases student achievement
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December 7, 2015
Sen. Johnson critical of Obama's absence of 'winning strategy' against ISIS; CWD-infected buck found in Oneida Co.; 9 more Wisconsin news stories
WASHINGTON D.C. -- President Obama said the United States will overcome terrorist threats that seek to "poison the minds" of Americans and others. But a pair of Wisconsin GOP leaders criticize the Democratic president for not laying out a strategy. In only his third prime-time address...
December 7, 2015 - 9:04am
December 4, 2015
Congress passes transportation funding, Obama expected to sign; cheesemakers widen state's production lead; 10 more Wisconsin news stories
WASHINGTON D.C. -- Wisconsin House Republicans Sean Duffy and Glenn Grothman were among a small minority who voted against a five-year federal transportation package. The House passed the $305 billion compromise 359- to 65 on Thursday, and the Senate later voted 83- to 16 to send...
December 4, 2015 - 9:25am
December 3, 2015
Western Wisconsin teen injured by hunting rifle
A 16-year-old Frederic boy was airlifted to Regions Hospital in St. Paul late Sunday after a rifle in the truck he was driving discharged, striking him in the right forearm. Michael Coen-Nelson was driving a 1988 Chevrolet pickup on 150th Street in Polk County's West Sweden township...
December 3, 2015 - 2:00pm
House vote will reduce federal role in public schools; Wisconsinites income still recovering from Great Recession; 11 more state news stories
WASHINGTON D.C. -- All of Wisconsin's seven voting U.S. House members want to slash the federal government's role in shepherding public education. The House voted 359- to 64 Wednesday in the first major rewrite of the No Child Left Behind Act since the law expired eight years ago. Speakers...
December 3, 2015 - 9:50am
December 2, 2015
Osceola lab settles large Medicare fraud case; deer kill tally up 2.6 percent over 2014; 13 more Wisconsin news stories
MADISON -- A laboratory in Polk County that supports health care and research facilities has agreed to pay $8.5 million to settle a Medicare fraud case. Pharmasan Labs of Osceola, its billing company NeuroScience, and founders Gottfried and Mieke Kellermann were accused of falsely...
December 2, 2015 - 8:21am
November 30, 2015
Polk Co. teen shot through forearm when gun discharges
FREDERIC -- A 16-year-old Frederic boy was airlifted to Regions Hospital in St. Paul late Sunday after a rifle in the truck he was driving discharged, striking him in the right forearm. Michael Coen-Nelson was driving a 1988 Chevrolet pickup on 150th Street in Polk County's West...
November 30, 2015 - 1:01pm
New state work mandate causing 15,000 to lose food stamps; gun deer season ends with likely third fatality; 11 more Wisconsin news stories
MADISON -- Nearly 15,000 Wisconsinites have lost food stamp benefits because they did not look for work. The new state budget requires recipients in the Food Share program to work at least 20 hours a week, or train for new employment in order to keep their benefits. State Health...
November 30, 2015 - 8:40am
November 27, 2015
Rep. Kind: International coalition needed to defeat ISIS; Thanksgiving Day crashes claim two lives; 9 more Wisconsin news stories
WASHINGTON D.C. -- U.S. House Democrat Ron Kind of La Crosse says at least several nations will have to band together to defeat the Islamic State. Since the Paris attacks, the world has seen France and Russia step up their efforts to attack ISIS bases. The United States is also conducting...
November 27, 2015 - 8:48am
November 25, 2015
Brakes cause of semi truck fire
Brakes inside the trailer was the cause of a Friday morning, Nov. 20, fire that resulted in the trailer and the items in it being a total loss. United Fire, In addition to St. Croix County sheriff’s officers were called to the exit 19 ramp off of I-94 around 6:40 a.m. Friday morning...
November 25, 2015 - 1:54pm
November 20, 2015
New Richmond man crashes car into Apple River
A New Richmond man was injured early Friday after the car he was driving crashed and plunged into the Apple River in the town of Star Prairie. St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy Scott Knudson said the driver, 27-year-old Thomas Humphrey, was airlifted from the scene...
November 20, 2015 - 3:33pm
November 18, 2015
Supremes will rule whether Walker can override State Superintendent; electric rates climbing higher in Wisconsin than 18 other states; more Wisconsin news stories
MADISON -- The Wisconsin Supreme Court will decide by next summer whether the governor's office can take power from the elected state public school superintendent. The justices spent more than two hours Tuesday hearing arguments. At issue is the legality of a 2011 state law that...
November 18, 2015 - 9:00am
November 17, 2015
Resettlement group says it has not placed Syrians here; GAB, campaign finance bills handed to Walker; Kohler walkout continues; 9 more Wisconsin news stories
APPLETON -- A group that helps refugees re-settle in Wisconsin said Monday it has not helped any newcomers from Syria. Officials say about 2,000 Syrians were among 70,000 refugees who came into the U.S. during the year ending in September. Mary Flynn, a re-settlement manager for...
November 17, 2015 - 8:30am
November 11, 2015
Kaila Fouks killed in Lancaster accident
It will be no surprise to people who knew Kaila Fouks that she would do all in her power to protect an animal. Fouks of Hudson was killed in a car accident early Saturday morning after she swerved to avoid hitting a deer on Highway 35/61 in South Lancaster Township.
November 11, 2015 - 12:52pm
November 10, 2015
State could be presidential battleground for both parties; Abrahamson drops appeal for her old title; 13 more Wisconsin news stories
MILWAUKEE -- Marquette pollster Charles Franklin says both parties apparently believe Wisconsin will be a battleground state in next year's presidential election. Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus from Kenosha confirmed it on the eve of Tuesday's GOP White House...
November 10, 2015 - 9:15am
November 9, 2015
UPDATE: passengers ID'd in Roberts crash
A River Falls woman was killed and three others were injured Sunday afternoon in a head-on collision on Highway 65 in Roberts. The St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office identified the deceased as 61-year-old Bonny J. Britton. She was pronounced dead on the scene by the St. Croix County...
November 9, 2015 - 11:16am