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After election loss, former Douglas County DA finds new passion
DNR seeks input on Brule River State Forest master plan
ACLU sues Milwaukee, widening challenge to police stop-and-frisk
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SHS boys win third straight LSC title
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December 5, 2013
South Africa's president says Nelson Mandela has died
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa (AP) -- South Africa's president says Nelson Mandela has died. NOTE: Will be updated soon.
December 5, 2013 - 3:49pm
Health groups want more to prevent tobacco purchases by minors
Anti-smoking groups want the state to do more to keep young people from buying tobacco products. A report by the state Department of Health Services indicates the number of retailers selling tobacco to minors is increasing.
December 5, 2013 - 8:53am
December 4, 2013
'Curb Appeal' co-host dies in San Francisco crash
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- A co-host of the HGTV show "Curb Appeal" has been killed in a motorcycle accident in San Francisco. The San Francisco medical examiner identified 38-year-old Bill Beckwith as the victim of a crash near the city's Haight-Ashbury neighborhood Monday night. He...
December 4, 2013 - 8:29am
NJ canine crowned world's ugliest dog in 2007 dies
SEWELL, N.J. (AP) -- A New Jersey canine that was crowned the world's ugliest dog in 2007 and later became the topic of a children's book preaching...
December 4, 2013 - 8:25am
December 3, 2013
Volunteers needed for hospice care
Something clicked when Mike Hoffman met Dorothy Geske. The two shared a taste for split pea soup, swapping stories and cooking. "We'd go out...
December 3, 2013 - 7:00am
November 29, 2013
Student drive fights hunger
Fifth-graders at Bryant Elementary School moved a mountain of groceries into the Salvation Army van Tuesday. "This is unbelievable," said Sarah...
November 29, 2013 - 7:00am
November 28, 2013
Green Bay's Dietrich-Smith injured against Lions
DETROIT (AP) -- Green Bay center Evan Dietrich-Smith left its game at Detroit because of a knee injury, and did not return. Dietrich-Smith is the lineman who was stomped on by Detroit's Ndamukong Suh in a Thanksgiving game two years ago. On Thursday, he appeared to have his right...
November 28, 2013 - 3:40pm
November 26, 2013
Survey finds dangerous toys on store shelves
Dangerous or toxic toys can still be found on America's store shelves, according to the Wisconsin Public Interest Research Group's (WISPIRG's) 28thannual "Trouble in Toyland" report. The survey of hazardous toys found that despite recent progress, consumers must still be wary when...
November 26, 2013 - 11:25am
DNR continues CWD testing in Northwest Wisconsin
Two years after Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) was found in a deer near Shell Lake, the Department of Natural Resources continues testing as many deer as hunters bring in. It's 16 degrees on opening day in the tiny town of Barronett in Washburn County. DNR Wildlife biologist Kevin...
November 26, 2013 - 10:13am
November 25, 2013
Ex-NFL referee Jerry Seeman dies
BLAINE, Minn. (AP) -- Former NFL supervisor of officials Jerry Seeman, who worked as the chief referee in two Super Bowls, has died after a long...
November 25, 2013 - 8:59pm
November 24, 2013
UPDATED: Actor dies during Wis. deer hunting opener
TOMAHAWK, Wis. (AP) -- A Tomahawk native who was a comic actor living in Los Angeles died after a day of hunting on the opening weekend of the nine-day firearms deer season in Wisconsin, authorities said Sunday. The Lincoln County Sheriff's Department identified him as Jay Leggett,...
November 24, 2013 - 4:51pm
Adrian Peterson active for Vikings against Packers
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- Running back Adrian Peterson and receiver Greg Jennings are active for the Minnesota Vikings against the Packers. Peterson (groin) was held out of practice two days this week and was listed as questionable for Sunday's game, as was Jennings, who was nursing...
November 24, 2013 - 4:46pm
November 22, 2013
Poplar teen fights with FACT
For three years, Tyler Maki has been fighting big tobacco. The Northwestern High School senior doesn't have a large budget or a host of corporate...
November 22, 2013 - 7:00am
November 15, 2013
Carlson returns to Superior practice
Carlson Orthodontics returned to Superior. The business opened its new office at 3701 Tower Ave. last month, but orthodontist Chris Carlson...
November 15, 2013 - 7:00am
Family Care transition underway
Community Care of Central Wisconsin is preparing to take over long-term care in 11 counties in northern Wisconsin starting Jan. 1. Headquartered...
November 15, 2013 - 7:00am