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March 21, 2013
New Richmond author J.R. Martin was the featured speaker at a seminar in Washington, D.C., on March 13. His welcome to the nation's capital was almost as cold as Jimmy Stewart's in the movie classic "Mr. Smith Goes to Washington."
Mr. Martin goes to Washington
March 21, 2013 - 3:42pm
March 19, 2013
Wisconsin's six Chippewa tribes have filed documents with the WDNR stating they hope to harvest 59,000 pounds of walleye by spearing this spring, up 13 percent from last year's goal.
New UW Madison chancellor hails from Twin Cities; tribes announce highest-ever spearing goals; more state news
March 19, 2013 - 8:44am
March 18, 2013
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District employees Al VanGuilder, left, survey technician, and Bill Chelmowski, marine machinery mechanic, use an airboat to measure ice on Lake Pepin, near Wabasha, Minn., last month. Lake Pepin, located on the Mississippi River between Red Wing and Wabasha, Minn., is used as the benchmark because the ice melts slower in this area due to the lake width and the slower current. Photo by Patrick Moes.
Heavy ice will delay first towboats; tourism conference underway; 2 boys die in house fire, more state news
March 18, 2013 - 9:03am
March 15, 2013
Tax reciprocity deal still unresolved
March 15, 2013 - 9:20am
New Walker budget would borrow a billion; lawmaker wants food stamp recipients to shop more wisely; more state news
March 15, 2013 - 8:35am
March 14, 2013
The Kewaunee nuclear power station began commercial operation in 1974. Dominion acquired the station in July 2005. The facility is located in Carlton, on Lake Michigan about 35 miles southeast of Green Bay. Photo courtesy of Dominion.
Cardinal Dolan likes new pope's humility; city leaders plan for climate change; Kewaunee preps for life after nuke plant; more state news
March 14, 2013 - 8:25am
March 12, 2013
Corps issues permits for Stillwater Bridge; One in five firms plan to add workers; more briefs
March 12, 2013 - 9:10am
March 7, 2013
Federal sequester take effect; local impact remains uncertain
March 7, 2013 - 11:54am
March 6, 2013
UPDATED: Dive team locates second crash victim; sheriff apologizes for chief's outburst; lost K-9 located; more state news
March 6, 2013 - 8:44am
February 28, 2013
Gov. Walker proposes tax cuts
February 28, 2013 - 10:18am
February 27, 2013
Senators Baldwin, Johnson split on Hagel confirmation vote; snow blamed for Walworth fatality; tribal gaming revenues down; more state briefs
February 27, 2013 - 8:37am
February 26, 2013
Developers of a proposed wind energy farm near Forest as asking members of the Wisconsin Public Service Commission to reconsider their proposal, saying they can modify turbines to comply with noise standards.
Highland wind developers seek PSC reconsideration; mining bill moving forward; Johnsonville co-founder dead, more state news
February 26, 2013 - 8:26am
February 25, 2013
Walker shrugs off White House's characterizations of budget cuts on state; 13-year-old is latest sno-machine victim; no Oscar for Wisconsin producer; more state news
February 25, 2013 - 8:32am
February 22, 2013
Settlement reached in Dylan McHenry NLRB complaint
February 22, 2013 - 10:56am
Kitty Rhoades
Kitty Rhoades appointed secretary of the Department of Health Services
February 22, 2013 - 10:02am