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Spartans celebrate homecoming with win over River Falls
Hurricanes shut out Northwestern
TIGER ROUNDUP: Golfers advance; volleyball and cross country teams notch wins
Grandma’s registration opens Saturday
Spiritual argument oversimplifies
Naloxone can help save lives in the battle against heroin, opiates
World of wonder on a stormy night
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Open letter to Mary Hoeft
Minnesota songwriter performs at DCHS
When the student becomes the teacher
Solon Springs school screens documentary on at-risk children
James H. and Dolores Radek Little
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First jobs: Coming to America
Hollywood endings start with humble first jobs
Ely named one of ‘World’s Best Towns for Outdoor Thrills’
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Marie Elizabeth Skahan
Dennis "The Menace" Lee VanAlstine
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July 28, 2016
State transportation budget could face nearly $1B shortfall
A memo from the non-partisan Legislative Fiscal Bureau, requested and released by Nygren, estimates a $939 million shortfall, if funding levels remain the same.
July 28, 2016 - 9:08am
Teens in Slenderman case should be tried as adults: Wisconsin court
A Wisconsin appeals court ruled on Wednesday that two teenage girls should be tried as adults on charges they attempted to kill a classmate by stabbing her repeatedly to please a fictional Internet character named Slenderman.
July 28, 2016 - 9:04am
July 27, 2016
Complex jobs might offer protection from Alzheimer’s, according to UW researchers
Complex social interactions could build ‘cognitive reserves.’
July 27, 2016 - 9:09am
Hudson police officer resigns after probe reveals he used police resources for nearly 100 sexual encounters
In an internal investigation summary, Hudson Police Lt. Geoff Willems concluded that Worden spent an estimated four to six hours of every 10-hour shift using his department-issued phone for personal use.
July 27, 2016 - 8:12am
July 26, 2016
Wolves kill hunting dogs in Solon Springs, Drummond
Over the weekend, wolves killed four hunting dogs and injured two more in northern Wisconsin.
July 26, 2016 - 11:47am
Wisconsin State Patrol air unit catches Porsche going 118 mph
An airborne Wisconsin State Patrol unit caught a driver speeding at about 118 mph along Interstate Highway 90/94 in Monroe County Friday afternoon.
July 26, 2016 - 8:49am
July 25, 2016
UW-Madison campus promotes life-saving opioid overdose drug
A new law in Wisconsin aimed at prescription drug and heroin abuse allows pharmacies to provide naloxone, the life-saving antidote, without a prescription. It's one of many recent laws looking to combat opioid addiction in Wisconsin.
July 25, 2016 - 9:47am
July 22, 2016
At Republican convention, Walker works to remain on national stage in 2020
When Walker spoke to the Republican National Convention on Wednesday night, it was hard to miss the similarities to his 2015 speech in Iowa that launched Walker’s short-lived presidential campaign.
July 22, 2016 - 9:14am
Driving past barriers proves fatal for motorist
A woman died from injuries sustained Monday morning after driving into a washed-out portion of State Highway 63 just north of Grand View — a 50-foot drop, according to a release from the Bayfield County Sheriff’s Department. The accident was reported by a Wisconsin Department...
July 22, 2016 - 7:00am
July 21, 2016
Eau Claire County passes living wage ordinance
Eau Claire County is the latest in Wisconsin to mandate contractors pay employees a living wage.
July 21, 2016 - 6:20pm
July 20, 2016
Wisconsin voter identification law eased for November election
Wisconsin voters who do not have photo identification will be able to vote in November's presidential election, a judge ruled on Tuesday, the latest development in a long fight over a state law Democrats say is aimed at keeping minorities from the polls.
July 20, 2016 - 9:04am
Beat the heat
With temperatures expected to reach into the mid-90s Thursday and Friday, state health officials are urging everyone to “beat the heat.”
July 20, 2016 - 8:38am
July 19, 2016
Driving past barriers proves fatal for motorist
A woman died from injuries she received this morning after driving into a washed-out portion of State Highway 63 just north of Grand View that...
July 19, 2016 - 11:44am
July 15, 2016
Ashland County man found dead in floodwaters
An Ashland County man was found dead early Thursday in the floodwaters of the Marengo River, bringing the death total from this week’s storms in the Northland to three.
July 15, 2016 - 9:13am
Wisconsin couple wakes to find strange man sleeping in their bed
Over the weekend River Falls had its own modern twists on the “Goldilocks and the Three Bears” fairy tale, where Baby Bear exclaims, "Someone's been sleeping in my bed, and she's still there!"
July 15, 2016 - 8:59am