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Finding the 694: 106 years after tragic crash, locomotive located in Lake Superior
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Lino Lakes man, 29, charged with sexually assaulting toddler
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March 18, 2016
Wisconsin wins close one over Pitt
ST. LOUIS -- Wisconsin found just enough offense in the nick of time.
March 18, 2016 - 8:35pm
Revenue department returns unclaimed property
The Wisconsin Department of Revenue is returning another $13 million through its unclaimed property matching program, which uses the agency’s tax records to locate owners of unclaimed property. Some people will get a check for their unclaimed property, while others with larger property...
March 18, 2016 - 7:00am
March 15, 2016
Let the sun shine on government
Brad Schimel Monday began a weeklong national initiative to promote and encourage openness in government and freedom of information. Sunshine Week is an opportunity for us all to celebrate Wisconsin’s proud history of strong public records and open meetings laws. As attorney general,...
March 15, 2016 - 7:00am
March 13, 2016
Hayward girls win state basketball title
The Hayward girls basketball team defeated Milwaukee School of Languages 43-31 Saturday to win the WIAA Division 3 girls basketball championship.
March 13, 2016 - 4:57pm
February 24, 2016
Man, 65, charged with shooting bowling ball out of cannon damaging barn, possibly killing horse
One ball apparently was fired through the roof of a neighboring barn in the town of Richmond leading to thousands of dollars’ worth of damage.
February 24, 2016 - 10:12pm
February 19, 2016
Delegation delivers message
With Wisconsin legislators in session this week, they were few and far between this year as Superior Days delegates fanned out in the Capitol...
February 19, 2016 - 8:03am
Transportation on hold
Delegates headed to Madison this week knowing that one of the issues they’ve lobbied for wouldn’t be the shot in the arm they were hoping for — a bill to allow counties the option to create a half percent sales tax for transportation infrastructure wouldn’t be heard.
February 19, 2016 - 7:36am
February 18, 2016
Snowmobiler arrested on charges of selling meth
Pierce County prosecutors charged 48-year-old Reed O. Christopherson with two felonies: meth possession with intent to deliver and possession of drug paraphernalia.
February 18, 2016 - 9:51pm
February 12, 2016
County plans for farming futures
Agriculture generates $98 million in economic activity in Douglas County, about 2.2 percent of the county’s total economic activity, according to a 2014 study by University of Wisconsin-Extension. It provides 696 jobs, creating work for 3.3 percent of the county’s workforce. However,...
February 12, 2016 - 7:00am
February 5, 2016
Jailer gets 30 years for sexually assaulting inmates
A Polk County jailer will spend 30 years in prison for sexually assaulting women held in his custody. Darryl L. Christensen, 49, of New Richmond, Wis., was sentenced Monday on five counts of second-degree sexual assault by a correctional staff member, according to Wisconsin Attorney...
February 5, 2016 - 7:00am
February 4, 2016
Wisconsin company fires seven Muslim workers in prayer break dispute
Seven Muslim workers at an eastern Wisconsin manufacturer have been fired after disregarding a break policy that did not allow them to pray at the times dictated by their faith, the company said on Wednesday.
February 4, 2016 - 8:54am
January 22, 2016
Wisconsin 4-H Foundation offers scholarships to members
The Wisconsin 4-H Foundation plans to award more than $10,000 in scholarships to outstanding Wisconsin students pursuing undergraduate degrees in 2016. To be considered for financial support, applications must be received by the Wisconsin 4-H Foundation by March 15. Wisconsin 4-H...
January 22, 2016 - 7:00am
January 21, 2016
Cable TV repairman accused in home jewelry thefts
St. Croix County prosecutors allege a Minnesota man stole thousands of dollars’ worth of jewelry from two homes in Hudson last year while working as a cable TV repairman -- and that he returned a wedding ring from one of the thefts in the mail
January 21, 2016 - 8:45am
January 19, 2016
Culligan dealers urge people to test wells
Culligan dealers across Wisconsin are urging residents to test their water and seek solutions if contaminants are found. The caution comes after...
January 19, 2016 - 10:12am
January 18, 2016
Making higher education affordable
Student debt is a $1.3 trillion problem facing a nation of graduates of institutions of higher learning. In Wisconsin, close to 70 percent of...
January 18, 2016 - 9:02pm