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Wisconsin roundup: Lawsuit filed in death that sparked Tomah VA controversy; alleged Dells freeway murderer pleads insanity to reduced charges; and 10 more state news stories
New Richmond, Wis., man charged with kidnapping two women in Afton
Gregory’s Gift of Hope on ‘hold and non-movement’ order until further notice
Wisconsin roundup: GOP lawmaker joins request for audit of veterans home's surplus; Catholic mass planned to recognize nuns killed in Mississippi; and 10 more state news stories
Area schools continue to see growth, improvement on AP tests
crime and courts
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
Area schools continue to see growth, improvement on AP tests
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
New Richmond VFW Post wins fourth straight national award
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
arts and entertainment
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Somerset School District - Notice of Budget Hearing
School District of Somerset - Notice of Annual Meeting
2016CV324 In the matter of the name change of Lydia Lawranne Peterson
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Our View: Both presidential candidates ducking the press
A fine line: November's election is important
Primary is over, election gets rolling
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April 12, 2013
Lawmakers mull criminalizing resale of food stamps; new Walker-driven protest rules termed 'totalitarian'; permit OK'd for 5,300-cow farm, more state news
MADISON -- A bill that would make it illegal to sell a person's food-stamp benefits was endorsed Thursday by a state Assembly committee - and it's up for a vote Friday by a Senate panel. Assembly Republican Samantha Kerkman of Powers Lake is the bill's main sponsor.
April 12, 2013 - 8:45am
April 11, 2013
Utilities still toil to undo storm-related outtages; Ryan favors some facets of Obama budget; researcher charged with formula theft, more state news
Wisconsin utilities made a lot of progress Wednesday in restoring electricity but about 8,500 customers were still in the dark this morning, after a second day of heavy rains, sleet, ice and light snow. Places with freezing rain are being hit the hardest. Wisconsin Power-and-Light...
April 11, 2013 - 10:39am
April 10, 2013
First towboat locks through to St. Paul; tribal leader rips DNR, state leaders; brace yourself for next wintry blast
The navigation season is finally underway on the Mississippi River along western Wisconsin and Minnesota. Patrick Moes of the Army Corps of Engineers said a boat that was towing a dozen barges passed through Lock & Dam 2 on Monday night, just west of Prescott. He said Lake Pepin...
April 10, 2013 - 9:32am
April 9, 2013
Tax Day looms but 1 million Wisconsinites haven't yet filed; most farmers still shed-bound; charges expected against bishop today, more state news
MADISON -- It's getting to be crunch time for thousands of Wisconsinites who have not yet filed their income tax returns.
April 9, 2013 - 8:35am
April 8, 2013
Witness in Schaffhausen trial is due in court today for knife possession; gas down 31 cents from a year ago; UW wins cancer research grant, more state news
Employees and visitors at the courthouse in Hudson are getting security screenings as they enter the building Monday in the wake of what St.
April 8, 2013 - 9:14am
April 5, 2013
Financial help for schools dominant theme at first hearing; regents voting on 2 new chancellors; silo mishap claims Catawba man, more state news
GREENDALE -- Public school officials say they've squeezed out as much savings as they possibly can - and they need more state aid. Gov. Scott Walker's decision to freeze public school aid, while spending more on private school vouchers, was a major topic Thursday at the Joint Finance...
April 5, 2013 - 8:40am
April 4, 2013
Walker may stop appointing judges in Dane Co.; synthetic drug use prompts tribal 'emergency' declaration; more state news
MADISON -- Gov. Scott Walker says he might stop appointing judges to fill vacancies in Dane County, after two of his appointees were later removed...
April 4, 2013 - 8:52am
April 3, 2013
Election round-up: Refendums voted up at Menomonie, Cashton; down in Beloit, Columbus; judge who signed recall is bounced; more state news
Wisconsin's largest school referendum went down to defeat Tuesday but voters approved several other big-ticket projects across Wisconsin. In Columbus, about 60 percent of voters said no to borrowing almost $40 million for a new high school, a relocated middle school, technology and...
April 3, 2013 - 8:55am
April 1, 2013
Tailgating underway as Brewers open their season; Tuesday's vote is last one statewide for 2013; more state news
MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee's biggest cookout will be renewed Monday when Brewers' fans fire up the grills for the baseball season's first tailgating...
April 1, 2013 - 8:44am
March 29, 2013
Will you be among 1 in 5 to vote Tuesday? State slips again with job creation, more state briefs
MADISON -- The Wisconsin Government Accountability Board is projecting voter turnout for next Tuesday's election at about 20 percent. Voters will decide on local issues plus statewide races for Supreme Court justice and state Superintendent of Public Instruction. More than 9,500...
March 29, 2013 - 8:20am
March 28, 2013
Unusual owl, eh? Canadian raptors push south in search of food; farmers urged to watch wallets with crop insurers; more state news
MADISON -- The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources reports three species of owls have been pushed south from Canada into this state this...
March 28, 2013 - 10:04am
March 27, 2013
Schaffhausen may plead guilty; man charged in cyber-attack on Koch companies; more state news
The attorney for accused killer Aaron Schaffhausen said Tuesday his client might admit to the crimes yet still maintain an insanity claim. The Minot, North Dakota man is charged with killing his three daughters at their River Falls home last July. He has a court hearing scheduled...
March 27, 2013 - 8:13am
March 26, 2013
House fire claims life of retired music teacher; Council of Churches press for prisoner releases; Walker writing a book, more state news
SUPERIOR -- An investigation continues into a house fire that killed a retired high school music teacher in Superior. Fire officials said they...
March 26, 2013 - 8:44am
March 25, 2013
Postal employees rally to keep Saturday delivery; Walker ignores prisoner pardon requests; Feds consider pre-pay funeral fund probe, more state news
MADISON -- Hundreds of postal workers rallied at several locations in Wisconsin Sunday as part of a nationwide campaign to save Saturday mail delivery. In Madison, the state's newest congressman - House Democrat Mark Pocan - promoted a bill he's co-sponsoring to maintain six-day-a-week...
March 25, 2013 - 8:29am
March 22, 2013
Fallone, Roggensack face-off in final debate tonight; Baldwin will host hearing on Walker budget; more state briefs
MADISON -- The two finalists for the Wisconsin Supreme Court will debate each other Friday night for the second time. Incumbent Pat Roggensack and challenger Ed Fallone will discuss the issues at a forum in Madison sponsored by the State Bar Association and We the People Wisconsin....
March 22, 2013 - 8:41am