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Wisconsin roundup: Wis. company loads up workers with guns as holiday gifts; more state news stories
Late-stage amendment sets 2.8 percent property tax levy for St. Croix County
'Sherlock Holmes' features mystery, romance and evil
Wisconsin roundup: Baraboo school officials investigating controversial photo; more state news stories
Red Bulls take charge of Middle East task force
crime and courts
Winter's here: Somerset girls basketball opens season with win
DNR column: Helpful tips to ensure another safe hunting season
2018 All-MBC volleyball team has excellent mix of talent
St. Croix Central trap team wins conference title
Tigers, Spartans both get four All-MBC soccer selections
Love Baskets starting holiday season
NR Chamber introduces new holiday event
Veterans Day ceremonies and events
Annual Veteran's Roundtable to be held Nov. 9
NRACF holding silent auction at local businesses
arts and entertainment
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 11/29/18 Hearing - Breci Permits
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 11/29/18 Hearing - Belisle Permits
ST. CRIOIX CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT: 11/19/18 Meeting Agenda
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 12/7/18; Case No. 18-CV-434
VILLAGE OF DEER PARK: 11/26/18 Budget Hearing and Summary
Beukema takes first in Youth Fitting Contest
Drivers reminded to use caution around school buses
Hartman Homes Wins Coveted Reggie Award from BATC-Housing First Minnesota
Snap Fitness 24/7 named SCS Chamber Business of Month for October
Place a Business Announcement
Jacob M. Lyons
Gerald H. "Gerry" Kastens
Karen Ann (Mosher) Bell
Dave and Donna Ray's 70th
Dave and Donna Ray's 70th
Jean's Daycare Retirement Party
Letters to the Editor
Editorial: Remembering Armistice Day and all veterans
The Artist's Corner: Declaring an art war on America
Traveling at the Speed of Life column: Grateful
Wild Side Column: Battling buckthorn
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May 21, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Workforce department touts Wis. job numbers; more state news stories
State officials are touting Wisconsin's positive economic and job numbers. A release by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics shows the state's...
May 21, 2018 - 10:17am
May 4, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Gas prices peaking in Wis. as Memorial Day approaches; more state news stories
Most business owners depending on a big Memorial Day holiday weekend aren't too worried about high gas prices.
May 4, 2018 - 8:34am
January 16, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Sparta arrest is Pierce County man's 6th for OWI; more state news stories
SPARTA — A 55-year-old man arrested during an early Monday traffic stop has a court appearance scheduled for Tuesday. Scott Fedderly of Spring...
January 16, 2018 - 1:45pm
November 24, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Body found at Interstate Park ID’d as missing kayaker; more state news stories
ST. CROIX FALLS — A body found by deer hunters on the Wisconsin side of Interstate State Park was identified as a missing Twin Cities kayaker....
November 24, 2017 - 8:58am
August 7, 2009
UW Extension report says farming generates $59 billion in state
Farming in Wisconsin generates more than $59 billion in economic activity. That's according to a new University of Wisconsin Extension report. Madison professor Steve Deller says America's Dairyland has helped itself by taking on niche markets, and expanding beyond its traditional...
August 7, 2009 - 9:19am
January 20, 2009
Wisconsin bankers say state's economy getting worse
Nine of every 10 Wisconsin bank executives say the state's economy is getting weaker. That's according to the latest survey by the Wisconsin Bankers Association. None of the 139 chief bank executives who responded said businesses in their markets would be hiring people in the next...
January 20, 2009 - 12:00am
December 22, 2008
Analyst says economic decline won't be as bad here as elsewhere
Wisconsin enters the holidays with an economy that hasn't been this shaky in almost three decades. Dennis Winters, the state's chief labor economist, says our economy will probably keep struggling through the coming year.
December 22, 2008 - 12:00am
November 14, 2008
Poll finds economy most gripping issue to hit state in 20 years
It's been 20 years since any issue has gripped Wisconsinites like the economy does now. That's according to the state's Policy Research Institute. Thirty-one percent of the 600 residents it surveyed last Sunday and Monday said jobs and unemployment is the top issue government should...
November 14, 2008 - 12:00am
November 6, 2008
Andersen downsizes Menomonie workforce; 52 jobs eliminated
Fifty-two workers at Andersen Corporation's Menomonie assembly plant were told today their jobs have been eliminated and were sent home. The...
November 6, 2008 - 12:00am
November 5, 2008
Economy big in election say polls
Wisconsinites said the poor economy was the big reason they decided to change parties in the White House, and go with Democrat Barack Obama. According to the exit poll for major media outlets, six of every 10 Wisconsin voters cited the economy as their top concern. Fewer than 11...
November 5, 2008 - 12:00am
July 16, 2008
Wisconsin families feeling pain at grocery store thanks to oil
Wisconsin families are paying more at the grocery store thanks to higher energy prices, according to the recent Market Basket survey by the Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation. Each quarter the Farm Bureau tracks the retail price of 20 food items in 26 communities in the state. According...
July 16, 2008 - 12:00am
June 13, 2008
Our View: Declining dollar has far-reaching impact on nation's economy
The past couple years, Lakeside Foods in New Richmond has been hiring a number of young workers from overseas for the summer to fill its seasonal harvesting and canning needs. But this year's numbers are down considerably, thanks mostly to the weakening American dollar. Seems it...
June 13, 2008 - 12:00am
May 1, 2008
Economy a concern say Wisconsinites
The economy is on most people's minds, according to a Badger Poll released Tuesday, and most Wisconsinites think we're in for tough times. According to the poll, 66 percent of Wisconsinites think the state is in bad times, and nearly half of the respondents think things will get...
May 1, 2008 - 12:00am
April 18, 2008
Our View: Economy can't take another gas tax hike
The economy is in a tailspin, and rising gas prices are as much to blame as anything. But just when motorists thought it couldn't get any worse, a proposal to increase the federal gas tax has surfaced. The idea is to boost the current 18-cent tax to 40 cents, in an effort to gather...
April 18, 2008 - 12:00am
February 15, 2008
Letter: Letter writer's numbers inaccurate
To the Editor: According to James P. Nelson's figures in his letter to the editor Feb. 7, I am a multi-millionaire earning a substantial six figure salary. I called my banker and my financial counselor to inform them that something was awry with my financial statements since those...
February 15, 2008 - 12:00am