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UPDATE: Cooking oil spread along Hwy. 65
Wisconsin statewide news roundup - Aug. 26
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Fire destroys town of St. Joseph trailer home
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Friday's Results: New Richmond football loses battle of big plays, 52-40
Thursday's Results: SCC football tops Mondovi, 21-0
Somerset football aims for first victory of season at Menomonie on Friday
New Richmond football renews rivalry with Rice Lake on Friday
St. Croix Central football plays Thursday at Mondovi
New Richmond Board of Education approves new course as part of healthcare pathway
Bezek looks to hold the line on spending in Somerset School District
Bobbie Guyette is the new NR Supervisor of School Nutrition
St. Croix Central: Tax levy, mill rate approved at annual meeting
Phillips-Medisize partners with college students and new graduates
Russells named grand marshals for Ox Cart Days parade
Prairies are the focus of Saturday program
Summertime fun in New Richmond
Photo slide show: Kruschke family hosts Farm City Day in New Richmond
VIDEO: Sights and sounds from Hammond Heartland Days community dinner
arts and entertainment
Village of Somerset - Ordinance A-634
Village of Somrset - Ordinance A-635
Squaw Lake Rehabilitation & Mgmt District Annual Meeting Notice
Village of Somerset - Ordinance A-633Z
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Letters to the Editor: Aug. 18, 2016
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September 15, 2015
Update: Hastings, Minn., woman survives crash that kills two; professor tags Walker's latest union plan 'red meat' for voters; 15 more Wisconsin news stories
TREMPEALEAU -- Sheriff's deputies in western Wisconsin continue to investigate a weekend crash that killed two drivers and injured another. The accident happened at 2:48 p.m., on Highway 35-54 in Trempealeau, about 20 miles northwest of LaCrosse. Officials said an eastbound pickup...
September 15, 2015 - 10:49am
September 14, 2015
State's cows surpass California bovines' production; Walker reveals federal union-busting plans; 360-foot brat assembled at Lambeau, plus 11 more Wisconsin stories
MADISON -- For the first time in 57 years, Wisconsin's milk production per cow has surpassed California. Early federal estimates show that the average Wisconsin cow made 1,955 pounds of milk in July -- 40 more than the Golden State. That was after a seven-pound advantage by Wisconsin...
September 14, 2015 - 9:18am
September 11, 2015
Federal employees bristle at Walker's union plans; State replacing 'Badger Exam'; 12 more Wisconsin news stories
WASHINGTON D.C. -- The largest federal employee union says it does not do what Gov. Scott Walker alleges -- giving dues money to political candidates. Walker hit on the subject Thursday when he spoke to 150 people at Ronald Reagan's alma mater, Eureka College in Illinois. Walker...
September 11, 2015 - 9:04am
September 8, 2015
Rapidly growing UW-Madison gifted fund will double endowed professorships; judge rejects La Follette's move to block budget cuts; 12 more Wisconsin stories
MADISON -- A $200 million gift to help UW Madison attract and keep top-quality faculty has grown larger and faster than expected. Graduates John and Tashia Morgridge first put up $100 million and they urged fans at a Badger football game last November to match it. The long-time...
September 8, 2015 - 9:27am
September 4, 2015
Funeral set for Pepin man, killed Wednesday near Nelson; no link between contributions, WEDC appointment says Walker's office; 11 more Wisconsin stories
ALMA — A Pepin man was killed Wednesday when the pickup truck he was driving collided head-on with a semitrailer truck on Highway 35 in Pepin County. The Eau Claire Leader-Telegram reported Friday that William P. Newcomb, 71, died at the scene of the 3:55 p.m. crash. Buffalo County...
September 4, 2015 - 9:29am
Anatomy of a restoration plan
Editor’s Note: This is the fourth installment in a series exploring private land partnerships and why they are essential to the future of conservation. “It wasn’t actually all that hard for me to come to grips with the clear cut. I didn’t see cutting down those trees as...
September 4, 2015 - 9:05am
September 3, 2015
Tax funding for Planned Parenthood debated; senators hear pleas for more precautions against oil train disasters; 12 more Wisconsin stories
MADISON -- Women's health advocates say two state bills to cut federal funding to Planned Parenthood would leave many without cancer screenings and contraceptives. The Assembly Health Committee spent seven hours Wednesday hearing testimony on two measures in which Planned Parenthood...
September 3, 2015 - 11:03am
September 1, 2015
Walker: 'I didn't say I want a Canadian wall'; UW Center wins $20 million NSF grant; officials get push-back on Bucks' Arena taxing plans; more Wisconsin news
Gov. Scott Walker's presidential campaign wants constituents to know he does not support a wall that separates the U.S. from Canada. Walker was asked about the idea Sunday on N.B.C.'s "Meet the Press." He said he's heard some security concerns, and a wall is something that could...
September 1, 2015 - 8:51am
August 31, 2015
Stillwater lift bridge conversion may mean 'incidental take' of a rare species
MADISON -- The conversion of the Stillwater Lift Bridge to a pedestrian and bicycle bridge may result in the "incidental taking" of a mussel listed as a state endangered species under an authorization the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources proposes to issue for the project. Incidental...
August 31, 2015 - 1:10pm
Chancellors seek faculty support amid budget cuts; Survey says 14 percent of Wisconsin high school students have carried weapons; 12 more state news stories
MADISON -- As a new school year begins this week, University of Wisconsin chancellors are working to keep their faculty on board amid a host of state budget cuts. Madison chancellor Rebecca Blank said a number of her top faculty got rare summer job offers from other schools and she...
August 31, 2015 - 9:29am
August 28, 2015
Wausau-area wood products firm expanding in Kentucky; Walker on ISIS: 'retreat is over'; 11 more Wisconsin news stories
SOMERSET, Kentucky -- A hardwood molding company near Wausau plans to expand in Kentucky. Gov. Steve Beshear announced Menzner Lumber and Supply will spend $2.6 million and create 90 jobs at a former lumber plant in Somerset, Kentucky. The Bluegrass State has given preliminary approval...
August 28, 2015 - 9:50am
August 27, 2015
Corporate-, franchise tax collections boost state's coffers; Oshkosh Corp's new contract assures decades of work; 10 more Wisconsin news stories
MADISON -- A new report shows the state collected about $71 million more in taxes during the last fiscal year than anticipated. The Legislative Fiscal Bureau released figures Wednesday showing the state took in nearly $15 billion during the year ending June 30. The final estimate...
August 27, 2015 - 9:07am
August 24, 2015
Contributions pour in for Johnson-Feingold race; Mother, daughter die in collision with volleyball team bus; 9 more Wisconsin stories
MILWAUKEE -- With more folks than usual paying attention, special interests are pumping big money into a Wisconsin U.S. Senate race that's still...
August 24, 2015 - 9:35am
August 21, 2015
As Trump tries to woo Wisconsin voters, poll indicates Walker leads GOP field here; Edgar school board lays out anti-bullying plan; 12 more Wisconsin news stories
DUBUQUE, Iowa -- Republican presidential front runner Donald Trump’s campaign hopes a speech this Tuesday near the state border lures Wisconsin voters to become supporters. Trump will speak in Dubuque Tuesday evening, and his Iowa campaign director is hoping Wisconsin voters will...
August 21, 2015 - 9:25am
August 18, 2015
Walker to outline his ObamaCare alternative; grant helping impoverished kids connect to web; 11 more Wisconsin news stories
MINNEAPOLIS -- Gov. Scott Walker unveiled his plan for replacing the Affordable Care Act early Tuesday, ahead of his first major policy speech in Minneapolis. The Republican presidential candidate released an outline of his plan, called the "Day One Patient Freedom Plan". It's based...
August 18, 2015 - 8:43am