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December 11, 2013
Democrat Kelly Westlund launches campaign against Sean Duffy
Ashland city councilwoman and small business owner Kelly Westlund has announced her candidacy against U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy, R-Weston. Speaking before a packed room at the Wausau Labor Temple, Kelly Westlund took a hard line against Duffy.
December 11, 2013 - 9:06am
Democrats want public hearing for proposed minimum wage increase
Democrats in the state Senate want a public hearing for a bill that would increase Wisconsin's minimum wage. Democrats are hoping a news conference held Tuesday will not only call attention to the bill, but put pressure on majority Republicans to hold a hearing. The legislation was...
December 11, 2013 - 8:44am
HealthCare.gov signups are up in Wisconsin
Deputy State Insurance Commissioner Dan Schwartzer says now more than 7,000 people have successfully bought plans through HealthCare.gov, up from less than 900 last month. Schwartzer says the improvement in the website is good news for the 77,000 people who have to transition off...
December 11, 2013 - 8:41am
Shipping traffic for Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013
DULUTH ENTRY Morning: Lee A. Tregurtha, arriving to load iron ore pellets; Algoma Montrealais, departing; Peter R. Cresswell, departing with...
December 11, 2013 - 12:00am
December 10, 2013
About 7,200 Wis. residents selected health plans
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- About 7,200 people in Wisconsin have purchased health insurance through the federal website as of Monday. The latest figures were reported Tuesday by deputy state insurance commissioner Dan Schwartzer.
December 10, 2013 - 1:39pm
Solon Springs pastor brings star power to fight for mental illness
A Solon Springs priest heads a national organization to advocate for causes involving the mentally ill and works hand-in-hand with acclaimed actor and activist Martin Sheen, and others with star power. Rev.
December 10, 2013 - 7:00am
Rural fundraisers help outside the city
Jack Haskins plans to serve chili and stoke the bonfire this weekend. The Solon Springs man spends a night in the elements beginning at 4:30 p.m. Friday. Everyone is invited to swing by and support the Gordon Area Food Shelf. This is the fifth year Haskins braves the cold to collect...
December 10, 2013 - 7:00am
Shipping traffic for Dec. 10, 2013
Tuesday, Dec. 10 The Algoma Montrealais discharges cement at the Holcim dock on Rice's Point on Monday. (Photo by Diane Hilden) DULUTH ENTRY Morning:...
December 10, 2013 - 12:00am
December 9, 2013
Son likely to face murder charge
IRON RIVER, Wis. -- This Northwestern Wisconsin community was reeling Sunday on news that a well-known and well-liked elderly couple had been...
December 9, 2013 - 6:59pm
3rd death reported in Wis. weather-related crashes
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- The number of traffic deaths has risen to three from Sunday's snowfall in southeastern Wisconsin. Police say a 63-year-old Franklin man died from injuries suffered in a massive pileup on Highway 41/45. Menomonee Falls police say another person involved in the crash...
December 9, 2013 - 3:31pm
Second geologist confirms asbestos-form fibers at proposed mine site
A second scientist now confirms that asbestos-like fibers exist in the rock formations of the proposed iron ore mine in the Penokee Hills. That confirmation also comes with a warning: that these fibers are dangerous if the rock is disturbed. Northland College Professor Tom Fitz first...
December 9, 2013 - 11:37am
Loaded gun falls from pocket, fires inside store
RACINE, Wis. (AP) -- Police say they arrested a Milwaukee man after his loaded handgun fell from his pocket and discharged inside a clothing store in Racine. Officers say the man and a woman were shopping at Burlington Coat Factory Saturday when the gunshot struck a metal fixture...
December 9, 2013 - 11:26am
Ashland city council member to challenge Duffy
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- A Democratic member of the Ashland City Council says she intends to run against Republican U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy next year. Kelly Westlund announced Monday that she will launch her campaign on Tuesday with a news conference in Wausau. Westlund has been a member...
December 9, 2013 - 11:24am
Milwaukee mayor hospitalized after birthday run
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett is spending his 60th birthday overnight in a hospital where he is being treated for exhaustion following a 20-kilometer run. The Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel reports (http://bit.ly/1fbpyRA) that Barrett ran the race Sunday indoors at the...
December 9, 2013 - 10:14am
Vinehout suffers multiple fractures in car wreck
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- State Sen.
December 9, 2013 - 10:11am