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June 19, 2015
Bemidji man wins $1.5 million in lottery
When Mark Church checked his Gopher 5 lottery numbers at 1:30 a.m. Tuesday, he had suddenly become $1.5 million richer.
June 19, 2015 - 9:22am
June 17, 2015
'Me? Rich?' U.S. presidential hopefuls play middle-class card
Don't call Chris Christie rich. The Clintons say they still have bills to pay. And Mike Huckabee? Despite his wealth, he was born "blue collar, not blue blood."
June 17, 2015 - 9:13am
Summer brings slew of shady postcard scams
Rewards of up to $100? It’s a rip-off!
June 17, 2015 - 7:00am
June 16, 2015
County weighs options for highway funding
The solution could include imposing a $20 vehicle registration fee (wheel tax) and substantially increasing the use of bonding
June 16, 2015 - 6:27pm
Spooner School District leaders face unrest over planned changes
Wisconsin school districts are struggling to balance their budgets, and tensions over changes at one northern Wisconsin district have reached a boiling point.
June 16, 2015 - 8:57am
June 15, 2015
Feingold challenges Johnson to pledge against outside spending
In his bid to retake the U.S. Senate seat he lost in 2010, Democrat Russ Feingold is calling on the incumbent, Republican Ron Johnson, to sign a pledge to keep outside groups from pouring money into the election.
June 15, 2015 - 9:03am
June 12, 2015
Funding cuts eliminate electronics, appliance recycling collections in Douglas County
As a result of state funding cuts for recycling, Douglas County and the city of Superior won’t be hosting an electronics and appliance collection this year.
June 12, 2015 - 8:33am
County sets priorities for 2016 spending
“Now is your chance for input,” said Douglas County Board Chairman Doug Finn.
June 12, 2015 - 7:00am
Finance department honored for budgeting excellence
Douglas County recently received the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for the 2013 Douglas County Budget from the Government Finance Officers Association.
June 12, 2015 - 7:00am
June 9, 2015
Volunteers spearhead fundraiser for the girls
Alisha Prendergast still finds herself reaching for the phone to call her sister.
June 9, 2015 - 8:40am
When wait staff greet people at the table and describe the menu at the Delta Diner, they’re now earning a livable wage that doesn’t rely...
June 9, 2015 - 8:21am
June 2, 2015
Why U.S. billionaires may not be able to buy the 2016 election
Florida Senator Marco Rubio has one; Texas Senator Ted Cruz has one; even former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum, considered a longshot for the Republican presidential nomination in 2016, has a billionaire in his corner. Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker has two.
June 2, 2015 - 12:04pm
June 1, 2015
Budget committee passes $250 M cut to UW System
Republicans on the state Legislature's Joint Finance Committee voted Friday night to cut the University of Wisconsin System's budget by $250 million, while at the same time ending tenure protections enshrined in state law.
June 1, 2015 - 12:26pm
May 26, 2015
Hidden spending in state budget costs $1 billion+
What if state leaders approved $500 million in new spending and never reconsidered the program? This might seem far-fetched, but it has been occurring in Wisconsin for years. And that is what motivated the latest report from the Wisconsin Taxpayers Alliance “The Spending No One...
May 26, 2015 - 7:00am
May 18, 2015
U.S. top court declines to take up Walker campaign finance dispute
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected a bid to stop an investigation in Wisconsin into possible unlawful coordination between potential 2016...
May 18, 2015 - 3:57pm