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December 4, 2017
U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson isn't buying projections from the Joint Committee on Taxation about the impact of tax reform. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: U.S. Sen. Johnson calls committee’s projections a ‘joke’; more state news stories
December 4, 2017 - 8:16am
December 1, 2017
Recounts in Wisconsin, as shown in this 2016 photo from St. Croix County, will now only be available to candidates who lose by less than 1 percent in a statewide election. The change was signed into law Nov. 30 by Gov. Scott Walker. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Walker signs law making it harder to request election recount; more state news stories
December 1, 2017 - 11:04am
November 29, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Assembly sex harassment allegations to remain secret; more state news stories
November 29, 2017 - 10:11am
November 28, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Bicyclist accused of going on sex assault spree; more state news stories
November 28, 2017 - 3:09pm
November 22, 2017
Candidates line up for Harsdorf’s former seat
November 22, 2017 - 9:50am
November 20, 2017
The DNR expects to release deer totals on Tuesday from last weekend's opener. Pictured is Nick Johnson of Prescott, who took this deer in 2016. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: DNR to post opening weekend deer harvest totals Tuesday; more state news stories
November 20, 2017 - 8:24am
November 10, 2017
Republican Adam Jarchow, a second-term Assembly member from Balsam Lake, announced his intention to run in a special election to fill Harsdorf’s District 10 Senate seat. File photo
Jarchow announces special election bid for Harsdorf's seat
November 10, 2017 - 12:28pm
August 9, 2017
U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy, a Hayward Republican, listens to Leitch Insurance Agency owner Steve Leitch during a meeting with St. Croix County business leaders at Cardinal Health in Hudson. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Business leaders talk local economy, transportation with Duffy
August 9, 2017 - 12:08pm
July 27, 2017
Town of Troy property owner Donna Murr speaks during a news conference last week announcing legislation that would waive land-use restrictions that have prevented her and her siblings from selling one of two adjoining parcels along the St. Croix River. Rep. Rob Stafsholt, R-New Richmond, and Sen. Tom Tiffany, R-Hazelhurst, were among attendees at the news conference in Madison. Image courtesy of WisconsinEye
Lawmakers seek to solve Murr property dispute through legislation
July 27, 2017 - 2:29pm
July 26, 2017
St. Croix County Sheriff Scott Knudson, shown here at a May 2017 law enforcement memorial event. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Walker appoints Knudson St. Croix County sheriff
July 26, 2017 - 3:20pm
July 12, 2017
The Lodge on Croix facility, located at 300 221st Ave., in the town of Somerset, is at the center of a bill that looks to untether the DNR from zoning authority for properties along the Lower St. Croix River. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Former campground at center of bluff line debate
July 12, 2017 - 8:43am
June 27, 2017
Gov. Scott Walker tells a youngster why he's using so many pens to sign a bill Friday, June 23, at the Star Prairie Trout Farm. State lawmakers and business owners were on hand for the bill signing, which relaxes some restrictions on Wisconsin's aquaculture industry. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Walker visits Star Prairie Trout Farm for bill signing
June 27, 2017 - 11:40am
May 25, 2017
Senate Democrat Kathleen Vinehout, whose district includes Pierce County, said she's actively exploring a possible run for governor in 2018. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Western Wisconsin lawmaker eyes gubernatorial bid
May 25, 2017 - 8:32am
May 23, 2017
Four apply to be next St. Croix County sheriff
May 23, 2017 - 2:08pm
May 12, 2017
Gov. Scott Walker, shown here in a February visit to St. Croix County, is expected to talk about re-election plans at the state Republican Party convention May 13, 2017. File photo
Walker expected to talk re-election plans Saturday at state convention
May 12, 2017 - 2:57pm