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New Richmond library holds first public engagement session
Update: Prescott man charged with attempted homicide in stabbing case
Donnelly has progressive plans for SHS education
Borgschatz promoted to chief deputy in St. Croix County
Wisconsin roundup: Ohio’s Kasich speaks out against Wis. Foxconn package as Assembly OKs bill; 8 more state news stories
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Friday's Results: New Richmond, SCC football open with wins; Somerset loses wild battle
Fall Sports Preview: New Richmond football is young, but retains its lofty goals
Fall Sports Preview: Somerset football looking to turn things around
Fall Sports Preview: St. Croix Central begins state title defense on Friday
2017 Fall Preview: New Richmond golfers suffer key injury
Donnelly has progressive plans for SHS education
Education student hones teaching skills at American camp in Latvia
Saluting second semester honor roll students at Somerset High School
Kiwanis honors Kier by donation to early literacy
Sales training making a comeback at WITC
Bette Stephens named 2017 Ox Cart Days Grand Marshal
Maciel takes over as lead pastor at Faith Community
Pepper Fest schedule rounding into form
Final Ox Cart Days medallion hunt clue revealed
Sheepdogs coming to Hudson Badlands
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CITY OF NEW RICHMOND: 9/5/17 Plan Comm. Public Hearing
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Ad For Bids - HVAC Upgrade
WI DNR WPDES PN Lakeside Foods
Heights Finance Corp vs Joseph Redden
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 8/24/17, Case No. 17-CV-303, Candace Evenson
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July 7, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Walker offers beer to reporters who think he’s a bore; tuition freeze OK'd for universities; 8 more state news stories
MADISON — Gov. Scott Walker offers a Miller Lite to reporters who accuse him of being boring. The Republican Walker mildly struck back Thursday...
July 7, 2017 - 8:53am
July 5, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Bill would let schools offer state gun safety classes; UW fees poised to rise; more state news stories
MADISON — Wisconsin public school students could learn how to safely use firearms, as part of a new Republican bill. Rep. Ken Skowronski of...
July 5, 2017 - 9:04am
May 26, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Lawmakers continue UW tuition freeze, drop 2018 tuition cut; 10 more state news stories
MADISON — UW-System students who live in Wisconsin could have their tuition frozen for two more years. The Legislature's Joint Finance Committee...
May 26, 2017 - 8:59am
April 28, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: UW responds to campus 'free speech' bill; baked-goods question goes before judge; 9 more state news stories
MADISON — The UW-System says it already has a resolution committed to the free exchange of ideas on campus. And officials say a bill that calls for the suspension or expulsion of students who heckle speakers more than once would take away the flexibility that campus disciplinary...
April 28, 2017 - 9:12am
January 11, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Walker proposes tuition cuts; Baldwin takes aim at Trump cabinet picks; 8 more state news stories
MADISON — Gov. Scott Walker has been known to drop surprises in his annual State of the State addresses to the Legislature. On Tuesday, the...
January 11, 2017 - 10:08am
December 12, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: River Falls' Van Galen among UW chancellors receiving raises; Wis. recount close to finishing; 10 more state news stories
MADISON -- Five veteran chancellors of UW campuses around the state will get pay raises of 4 to 6 percent for the next year. The university's Board of Regents has approved the special raises so each leader will make $220,000 per year. They are the first such increases since 2013....
December 12, 2016 - 7:21am
December 9, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Trump's 'Thank You Tour' comes to Wisconsin Tuesday; tuition hike ahead for some UW students; 6 more state news stories
NEW YORK -- President Elect Donald Trump's "Thank You Tour" comes to Wisconsin next week. He's been traveling around the country thanking voters...
December 9, 2016 - 10:42am
September 27, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: State clamping down on cellphones in work zones; right to work law upheld;
MADISON -- It will soon be against the law in Wisconsin to talk on a hand-held cellphone while driving through a construction zone. Starting Saturday, those who don't stop chatting when passing orange barrels and highway workers can be given a $40 ticket. The only exception is for...
September 27, 2016 - 4:30pm
October 6, 2009
UW's two-year colleges have 5 percent more students than last year
The University of Wisconsin's two-year colleges have about 5 percent more students than a year ago. Preliminary figures show that more than 13,800 students are attending the university's 13 two-year schools this fall. Karla Rabe at the Fox Valley campus says about a third of the...
October 6, 2009 - 9:16am
September 18, 2009
UW campuses share more than $1 million projects to graduate more students
University of Wisconsin campuses are sharing more than $1 million for special projects designed to graduate more students. Among other things, they'll help high school students boost their college preparation, encourage partnerships between UW instructors and high school math teachers,...
September 18, 2009 - 9:00am
July 10, 2009
UW Regents vote to raise tuition by 5.5 percent, new grants help some students
The University of Wisconsin's four-year campuses will raise their tuition by 5.5 percent this fall. But low- to middle-income students will get enough new grants to avoid the increase, under a budget passed Thursday by the Board of Regents. The panel approved a $2.2 billion spending...
July 10, 2009 - 9:03am
July 9, 2009
UW Regents consider 5.5 percent hike in tuition, room and board, dorm fees
The University of Wisconsin Board of Regents will consider a new budget today that includes a 5.5 percent tuition increase and a 5.3 percent jump in fees for dorm residents. The tuition hikes would be less than $300 at most of the 13 four-year campuses. Average room-and-board rates...
July 9, 2009 - 9:02am
July 1, 2009
College program for poor families expands to Eau Claire campus
GREEN BAY -- A program aimed at getting kids from low income families interested in college is expanding. The program exposes kids to college life and mentors them in the hopes they'll return someday as university freshmen. The Phuture Phoenix program began at UW-Green Bay....
July 1, 2009 - 11:17am
Battle could be brewing regarding UW staff assignment to unions
A legal battle could be brewing on whether 4,000 University of Wisconsin staff members can be assigned to unions without a chance to decide for themselves. Two Democratic lawmakers put that item in the new state budget before Gov. Jim Doyle vetoed it on Monday. Doyle's administration...
July 1, 2009 - 9:00am