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Wisconsin sees record home sales in first quarter of 2017
Former 'Bachelor' Chris Soules arrested for leaving scene of deadly crash, TMZ reports
Superior ranks high for business-friendly
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911 service restored in Douglas County
Brewers’ Thames looks to keep pounding Reds
Peterson agrees to terms with Saints, who open at Minnesota
UWS ROUND-UP: Yellowjacket softball team still in playoff hunt
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Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection
Lively, Chastain, Chelsea Clinton honored for philanthropic work
‘Happy Days’ star Erin Moran dies at 56
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November 15, 2013
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
November 10, 2013
Douglas County man in rollover fatality ID'd
BEAR RIVER TOWNSHIP, Minn. - The name of the 58-year-old Douglas, Wis., man who died after his vehicle went off the road, rolled and then was stuck by an oncoming vehicle early Sunday morning in Bear River Township has been released. John Adamic of Foxboro, Wis., was the driver and...
November 10, 2013 - 6:39pm
November 7, 2013
National Bank of Commerce community first
Since 1934, The National Bank of Commerce has helped thousands of individuals and businesses make our region an incredible place to live and...
November 7, 2013 - 4:58pm
November 6, 2013
Five Vikings ruled out for game against Redskins
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) -- Right tackle Phil Loadholt and cornerback Chris Cook are among seven players unlikely to play for the Minnesota Vikings against the Washington Redskins on Thursday night. The Vikings issued their injury report Wednesday. Loadholt is out with a concussion...
November 6, 2013 - 2:41pm
November 4, 2013
Hall of Fame center Walt Bellamy dies at 74
ATLANTA (AP) -- Walt Bellamy, the Hall of Fame center who averaged 20.1 points and 13.7 rebounds in 14 seasons in the NBA, died Saturday. He was 74. The Atlanta Hawks confirmed the death, but didn't provide details. The Hawks said Bellamy attended the team's home opener Friday night. "Walt...
November 4, 2013 - 10:08am
November 3, 2013
Food-stamp cuts to affect 900,000 Wis. residents
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Nearly 900,000 Wisconsin residents are seeing cuts to their food-stamp benefits, now that a temporary boost that was part of the 2009 federal stimulus law has expired. Cuts to the FoodShare program will total $89 million in Wisconsin between last Friday and...
November 3, 2013 - 5:12am
October 28, 2013
Celebrities react online to Lou Reed's death
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- With just one Top 20 hit in a 40-year career, Lou Reed was still one of the most influential rock 'n' roll artists of all time when judged by the impact he had on other musicians and entertainers. Reaction on Twitter was swift on Sunday when news broke that the...
October 28, 2013 - 12:01am
October 27, 2013
Brad Jones, Nick Perry inactive for Pack v. Vikes
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The Green Bay Packers have deactivated linebackers Nick Perry and Brad Jones for the game against the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday night. Both players were listed as questionable on the injury report on Friday. Jones has a bad hamstring and Perry has an injured...
October 27, 2013 - 10:33pm
October 26, 2013
Marcia Wallace dies, voice of 'Simpsons' Krabappel
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Marcia Wallace, the voice of Edna Krabappel on "The Simpsons," has died. "Simpsons" executive producer Al Jean said in a statement Saturday that her death is a terrible loss. He says Wallace's "irreplaceable character," the fourth-grade teacher who has to deal...
October 26, 2013 - 2:45pm
October 25, 2013
Ask the Vet: Protocols for pet vaccines address health concerns
Q: The breeder who sold me my dog administered the rabies vaccine. But now my vet says I need to have my dog vaccinated again. Can you explain this to me? Rabies is a public health concern, and vaccination of dogs is mandated in Minnesota and Wisconsin. The city of Duluth also requires...
October 25, 2013 - 7:00am
October 22, 2013
Packers' Finley out of ICU, thanks fans
GREEN BAY (AP) -- Packers tight end Jermichael Finley has tweeted that he left the intensive care unit and had full feeling in his arms and legs...
October 22, 2013 - 8:38am
October 18, 2013
Former Northwestern athlete moves on after setbacks
Rita Ronchi has achieved many goals since the 2006 car accident that nearly claimed her life, but perhaps her biggest goal was reached this summer...
October 18, 2013 - 7:00am
Watch for nutrition in school lunches
Dear Dr. Miller: I am concerned about the content of school lunches. Do you have an opinion or ideas about this topic? Dear Reader: The media is full of frightening news about the prevalence of obesity in the United States. Sadly, many of our children are obese. It is a good idea...
October 18, 2013 - 7:00am
October 8, 2013
Why you should be careful when buying colored contact lenses for Halloween
For those looking to up their spookiness this Halloween, colored contact lenses are a sure bet - but people need to beware before they buy. Colored or decorative contact lenses can add a creepy touch to a Halloween costume, but eye doctors warn they can be dangerous if purchased...
October 8, 2013 - 12:34pm
October 7, 2013
Marquette championship team player dies
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Marquette University says a member of its 1977 NCAA championship team has died at age 57. The university says Gary Rosenberger...
October 7, 2013 - 10:09am