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High school students put on benefit for child with Muscular Dystrophy
Frigid blast will follow snow; DNA hints another invasive fish swimming into Mississippi; more state news
Deputies question hunter walking home
Buck kill off markedly YOY for Pierce, St. Croix counties
CWD-positive deer found in Wausau-area preserve; two hunters die in traffic crashes; 9 more state stories
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Tuesday Results: New Richmond boys hockey, girls basketball earn first wins of season
Somerset's Jon Bucklew, Gaelin Elmore earn all-state honors
St. Croix Central boys basketball players show how much they've grown
Tournament to honor former New Richmond hockey player
Girls basketball: New Richmond aims at title; Somerset, Central are building
Nelson named Citizen of the Year
See Annie Jr. at Old Gem
Africa: Making the case for doing good versus feeling good
Food Drive Kick Off a huge success
Equestrian riding is not like other sports
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James L. Reding, 62
Glen Edward Johnson, 64
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Robert Durden Hackworthy, 84
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Town of Forest Zoning Ordinance & Zoning Map Public Hearing Notice
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March 3, 2009
Doyle budget increases fee for handguns
It could get more expensive to buy a handgun in Wisconsin. Gov. Jim Doyle's proposed state budget would raise the fee for the buyer's required background check from $8 to $30. It's the latest in a long series of fee hikes and policy changes which critics and others are still digging...
March 3, 2009 - 9:00am
February 18, 2009
Doyle's cigarette tax hike would put Wisconsin in Top 3
Wisconsin would have the nation's third-highest cigarette tax under Gov. Jim Doyle's new state budget. He proposed a 75-cent increase last night, on top of the $1 hike which took effect just 13.5 months ago. It would make the state tax $2.52. And it would come soon after a federal...
February 18, 2009 - 9:30am
January 9, 2009
Our View: Pay hike a case of bad timing for our Legislature
Wisconsin legislators received a 5.3 percent pay raise when the new year started. It's quite a generous hike, considering that the state is facing the biggest budget deficit in history. To be fair, the bump in pay was approved two years ago when economic times were brighter.
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
December 24, 2008
Lawmakers say they can't stop their 5.3 percent pay hike
Many Wisconsinites were probably fuming after hearing that their legislators would get a 5.3 percent pay raise next year. However, Capitol leaders said Tuesday they can't do anything to change it. Incoming Assembly Speaker Mike Sheridan, D-Janesville, says lawmakers have the option...
December 24, 2008 - 9:00am
December 5, 2008
Our View: Holding the line on tax hikes?
Legislative leaders and Gov. Jim Doyle seem reluctant to raise taxes to fix the state's budget challenges. That's good news for Wisconsinites, who have seen their incomes shrink and their jobs evaporate away. It's also good news for businesses, which face higher costs and lower profit...
December 5, 2008 - 12:00am
October 28, 2008
Doyle says looming deficit will impact pay hike for DAs
With a $3 billion state deficit looming, Gov.
October 28, 2008 - 12:00am
June 6, 2008
UW Regents approve 5.5 percent tuition hike
Students at the University of Wisconsin's four-year campuses will pay 5.5 percent more next fall. The Board of Regents approved the tuition hikes yesterday in Milwaukee. Undergrads at Madison and Milwaukee will pay almost $350 more for the year. The other four-year schools will...
June 6, 2008 - 12:00am
June 5, 2008
UW Regents may boost tuition to cover cost of veterans program
The University of Wisconsin Board of Regents will likely increase tuition by 5.5 percent when it meets later this week. The tuition hike mirrors the 5.5 percent increase the board approved for this past school year For a student at UW-Madison, it translates to $348 more. At UW-Milwaukee,...
June 5, 2008 - 9:00am