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Ex-president George H.W. Bush moved into intensive care; wife hospitalized
Superior students to attend inauguration of 45th president
Duffy, in town hall, defends conservative views
Man arrested, not for having sex in car, but for response to cops
World temperatures hit new high once again
Rice Lake holds off Superior
Spartans pull off rare win over Hibbing
Moose Lake doubles up Superior girls
Packers’ Nelson unlikely to play vs. Falcons
Preview: Michigan at Wisconsin
Broken promise to rural America
Tree stands, ground blinds on state land
Give us tools to solve transportation issues
Twins born a generation apart
A cure for the winter blues
Landlords, utility rep meet to discuss issues
Wisconsin’s Justin Hurwitz tapped into nostalgia to compose ‘La La Land’ score
Box office: ‘Hidden Figures’ dominates MLK weekend as ‘Live by Night,’ ‘Monster Trucks,’ ‘Silence’ collapse
Actors Johnny Depp, Amber Heard finalize bitter divorce
High-flying pro wrestling star Jimmy ‘Superfly’ Snuka dies at 73
Hollywood's gender pay gap is 'crazy': Natalie Portman
Dawn Michelle Handorf
Caroleen "Keg" Johnson
LeRoy Van Guilder
Richard S. Gondik, Sr.
Chester "Chet" E. Jenda
January 16, 2017
Police: Man dies after setting off explosion in Rice Lake apartment building
A Rice Lake, Wis., man died after apparently following through on his threat to set off an explosion in his apartment late Sunday, authorities said.
January 16, 2017 - 1:46pm
Walker’s campaign says presidential campaign debt paid off
Walker Political Adviser Joe Fadness wrote in a memo to the governor that his fundraising in the final month of 2016 had wiped out his remaining debt.
January 16, 2017 - 8:55am
January 13, 2017
Flu bug starting to bite in the Northland
"It's clearly starting to ramp up for the season," said Dr. Sara Lund, an infectious-disease specialist at St. Luke's hospital. "It's really happening over the past two or three weeks."
January 13, 2017 - 12:35pm
January 12, 2017
Assistant principal accused of stealing $190,000 from Wisconsin church
St. Paul Public Schools placed Kara Amundson on leave Aug. 24 after the St. Croix County sheriff’s office notified the district about the criminal investigation, human resources director Laurin Cathey said.
January 12, 2017 - 3:26pm
Report: Wisconsin deputy assisting at ND pipeline protest drunk at helm of squad
Mike Longaecker Forum News Service A St. Croix County (Wis.) sheriff’s deputy likely consumed at least 15 shots of vodka before getting behind the wheel of his squad, where he was found passed out with the vehicle’s transmission in drive and his foot on the brake. Those findings...
January 12, 2017 - 9:16am
Organ transplants in Wisconsin reach a record high
A little more than 800 transplants took place in the state, which is the highest number to occur since the data started being tracked in 1988. Twenty percent of transplants were from living donors.
January 12, 2017 - 9:03am
January 11, 2017
Walker proposes in-state tuition cut for UW System
Gov. Scott Walker said he wants to cut undergraduate tuition for Wisconsin residents at University of Wisonsin System schools in his annual State of the State address Tuesday.
January 11, 2017 - 9:10am
January 10, 2017
Agreement reached for cleanup of Ashland Superfund site
Northern States Power will design, construct and implement the cleanup of contaminated sediments in Chequamegon Bay at an approximate cost of $42 million. The cleanup is expected to take up to two years.
January 10, 2017 - 1:28pm
Walker to deliver 7th state of the state address
Gov. Scott Walker is set to deliver his seventh annual State of the State address this afternoon.
January 10, 2017 - 9:16am
January 9, 2017
Northern Wisconsin tribe wants Enbridge to remove pipeline from reservation
The Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa has decided not to renew easements on some tracts of land with Enbridge Energy for a segment of pipeline crossing the reservation.
January 9, 2017 - 11:48am
Criminals target Wisconsin consumers with auto 'warranty' robocalls
The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection has received a number of calls from consumers and at least 17 written complaints about auto warranty sales calls since Dec. 22.
January 9, 2017 - 9:34am
January 7, 2017
Body found in northern Wis. ID’d as active drug informant
A death investigation is continuing in a northwestern Wisconsin county after the remains of a Hudson man, who was a confidential drug informant, were found inside a burned building.
January 7, 2017 - 12:45pm
January 6, 2017
Walker fast-tracks opioid agenda with special legislative session
Gov. Scott Walker called a special legislative session Thursday for lawmakers to take up a package of bills aimed at addressing Wisconsin’s opioid problem.
January 6, 2017 - 8:56am
January 5, 2017
Woman rescued after allegedly crashing into Lake Superior, later charged
A 48-year-old Ironwood, Mich., woman was charged with operating while intoxicated after allegedly driving her car off a dead-end road and onto...
January 5, 2017 - 3:37pm
Wisconsin student charged with assault after high school dodgeball game turns violent
A criminal complaint filed Dec. 15 alleges he slugged another student in the head after an intense volley of dodgeballs.
January 5, 2017 - 3:34pm