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New Richmond woman charged with embezzlement from Hudson business
UPDATE: Wrecker driver struck, killed on I-94
Producers running late with harvest of corn, beans; Justice surrenders on photo I.D. challenge; 12 more Wisconsin stories
UPDATE: Minnesota couple hurt in Hwy. 63 'cycle-trailer crash; early voting now underway; 8 more Wisconsin stories
Venture capitalists fueling high-tech start-ups; details emerge on domestic homicide; more Wisconsin news
crime and courts
New Richmond sweeps MBC 2014 cross country team championships
WIAA football: New Richmond, Somerset and St. Croix Central all get opening round playoff home games
New Richmond defense pitches shutout, locks up second place in MBC football race
Tigers knock off Tomah
New Richmond, Somerset to clash in opening round of WIAA volleyball regionals
Parading that Panther Pride: SCC Homecoming
Homecoming: Spartan Style
Homecoming court candidates named at SCC
Hillside students collect pennies during Packers vs. Vikings Penny War
Breaking into TV news
One foot in front of the other
Giant Pumpkins: Local growers place second and third at annual weigh off
Grace Place cuts ribbon at new location
The return of Katie the cat
Veteran makes trip to D.C. as part of Honor Flight Tour
arts and entertainment
Public Notice - Testing of Electronic Voting Equipment
Notice of Fire Hydrant Flushing - Village of Star Prairie
Somerset School District - Consideration of Resolution Authorizing Borrowing
Notice of Nov. 12 Public Hearing - Village of Star Prairei Subdivision Code
14CC481 In the matter of the name change of Levi Steven Jacobson
Ross D. Schmidt, 90
Nathan Walsh, 38
Raymond Peterson, 84
Jude E. Johnson
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Our View: Hammond Village Board needs some cleaning up
Our View: District, city should cooperate on skate park
Letters to the Editor: Oct. 9, 2014
Our View: Transparency is key
Letters to the Editor: Oct. 2, 2014
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November 16, 2009
Authorities express concerns about remote pot-growing farms
Wisconsin has turned up some rather large marijuana-growing operations the past couple years. And authorities believe they're the products of sophisticated growers who've moved to the Badger State from out West, where similar operations have cropped up for decades. In Shawano...
November 16, 2009 - 9:00am
October 30, 2009
Another big marijuana-growing operation is found on Wisconsin's public lands
Another big marijuana-growing operation has been found abandoned on Wisconsin's public lands. This one was in Buffalo County in western Wisconsin, where sheriff's officials said up to $2 million in pot might have been harvested at the Tiffany State Wildlife Area. A hunter found...
October 30, 2009 - 9:04am
October 22, 2009
Marijuana plants in Shawano County wildlife area could reveal national trend
The discovery of 8,000 marijuana plants in a Shawano County wildlife area might be part of a national trend. The state Justice Department says pot-growing operations on public lands have gotten much bigger in size even though the actual number of sites is about the same. Authorities...
October 22, 2009 - 9:00am
October 5, 2009
Several hundred rally at State Capitol to legalize medical marijuana
Several hundred people attended a rally at the State Capitol Sunday for a bill to legalize marijuana to treat serious illnesses. Rep. Mark Pocan, D-Madison, and Sen. Jon Erpenbach, D-Waunakee, are sponsoring the measure. It would let patients or caregivers grow small amounts of...
October 5, 2009 - 9:07am
November 20, 2008
Arrest is made after Sheriff's Department makes another marijuana bust
For the second time in two months, the Pierce County Sheriff's Department has busted another large marijuana operation in the county. And this time, it has also come with an arrest. Mario Cuevas-Alvarez, 31, was arrested Monday in a wooded area in the Town of Salem. He was apprehended...
November 20, 2008 - 12:00am
October 6, 2008
Marijuana-growing operation found near Durand
The Pepin County Sheriff's Department along with the West Central Drug Task Force have discovered another large marijuana-growing operation in the region -- this time near Durand. This operation was found Sept.
October 6, 2008 - 12:00am
October 1, 2008
Madison man says legalizing marijuana could solve country's financial woes
A Madison man has his own idea for solving the country's financial mess - legalize marijuana. Gary Storck co-founded Madison's chapter of NORML, the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws.
October 1, 2008 - 9:00am
September 11, 2008
Drug bust nets 180 pounds of marijuana
The Pierce County Sheriff's Department has released more information on a Tuesday drug bust which was the biggest in the county in 15 years. According to Sheriff's Department officials, deputies and investigators destroyed what officials termed "a sizeable" marijuana growing operation...
September 11, 2008 - 12:00am
May 19, 2008
Domestic turns to drug bust
The St. Croix County Sheriff's Department responded to a domestic complaint at 1:12 a.m. on May 6 at 1504 64th Avenue in rural Hammond. Upon arrival, deputies spoke with a woman who said she resided at the home with her boyfriend Brian Van Beek, (DOB 12/26/81).
May 19, 2008 - 12:00am
May 9, 2008
Jury finds trucker innocent of knowingly hauling pot
A jury in La Crosse has found a California trucker innocent of knowingly hauling a half-ton of marijuana. Marco Corzo, 54, was released from jail yesterday for the first time since his arrest last November.
May 9, 2008 - 12:00am