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Roberts man sentenced to 30 years for school arson
Students of all ages take part in holiday concerts
New Richmond students help smash global sport stacking record
High school’s LOTUS group offers support, education
Winter concert showcases St. Croix Central High School band and choir
crime and courts
Lubow nets game winner, New Richmond boys hockey beats Somerset in overtime
New Richond girls, Somerset boys beaten in MBC basketball showdowns
New Richmond girls basketball knocks off state-ranked Chippewa Falls
Western Wisconsin Stars upset defending state champions
Injuries hit New Richmond wrestlers hard at Wisconsin Dells tournament
German Club provides glimpses into another culture
Somerset teen’s light display sure to amaze
Hammond Lions host successful formal dinner fundraiser
Santa and Mrs. Claus stop in Roberts
Children meet Santa, Mrs. Claus and their reindeer at library
arts and entertainment
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November 19, 2009
Wisconsin's dairy cows outshine peers in production nationwide
Wisconsin's dairy cows made more milk in October than a year ago, while farmers nationally made less. Last month, 2.1 billion pounds of milk were produced in the Badger State, up 3.5 percent from the year before. But production dropped by over 1 percent in the 23 major dairy states,...
November 19, 2009 - 9:33am
November 17, 2009
Farmers catch up on harvest; mold and moisture a concern
Dry weather has helped Wisconsin farmers catch up with their harvest activities. But moisture levels remain high in the corn crop and some farmers are letting it dry in the fields for now, while they bring in their soybeans. Officials said 38-percent of Wisconsin's corn for grain...
November 17, 2009 - 9:00am
November 10, 2009
More farmers feel pressure from banks to catch up on loans
Many farmers continue to lose money in this recession. And more say they're feeling pressure from banks to catch up with their loans. The Wisconsin Farm Center mediates those disputes and coordinator Roger James says they've handled more than 250 cases in the first nine months of...
November 10, 2009 - 9:00am
Dry weather helps farmers harvest their crops
After one of the wettest Octobers in history, Wisconsin farmers have had a week of dry weather to help harvest their crops. But they're still way behind schedule and excess moisture continues to be a problem in the state's corn. Twenty-three percent of Wisconsin's corn for grain...
November 10, 2009 - 9:00am
August 13, 2009
Governor declares a state-of-emergency in 41 drier-than-normal counties
Gov. Jim Doyle helped Wisconsin farmers Wednesday by declaring a state of emergency in 41 counties where it's drier than normal this year. Doyle issued an executive order that covers about the northern half of the state. It lets the Department of Natural Resources expedite farmers'...
August 13, 2009 - 9:04am
July 17, 2009
Ag secretary tells farmers more loan money is coming
It's getting easier for farmers to get direct federal loans. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said in West Salem yesterday that $760 million has been made available for USDA ownership and operating loans that were previously approved, but were not funded until now. Vilsack, U.S....
July 17, 2009 - 9:00am
July 9, 2009
Consumers see declining dairy prices; farmers endure
The consumer is starting to see what farmers have experienced for awhile now: declining dairy prices. A price check of commonly bought food items in Wisconsin shows milk down 11 percent from the first quarter of the year. The Wisconsin Farm Bureau conducts the Market Basket...
July 9, 2009 - 12:53am
June 11, 2008
State agriculture officials not sure about state's corn crop
Wisconsin farmers had 96 percent of their corn planted by Monday. How much of it grows is anybody's guess. State Agriculture Secretary Rod Nilsestuen says it's too early to tell how much damage the fields suffered from this week's floods in southern Wisconsin. Before the rains came,...
June 11, 2008 - 9:00am
May 20, 2008
Wisconsin farmers late in getting crops in
Wisconsin farmers are finally getting their crops planted. Fifty-six percent of the corn is in the ground, thanks to windy conditions which dried the fields over the last week. Corn planting is still 19 percent behind the five-year average. Only 7 percent of the corn has popped...
May 20, 2008 - 9:00am
May 6, 2008
Farmers finally getting crops into ground
Wisconsin farmers are finally starting to get their corn in the ground.
May 6, 2008 - 12:00am
February 1, 2008
Area farmers to focus on global challenges
The Wisconsin Farmers Union will host its 77th annual state convention on Feb. 2-3 at the Ramada Inn and Convention Center in Eau Claire. The convention will officially open at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, Feb.
February 1, 2008 - 12:00am