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Walker proposes $100 M school safety grant program, calls special legislative session
A quarter of fatal crashes in state involve elderly drivers
Wisconsin newspapers worry Canadian paper tariffs could cost them
SHS forensics team advances to districts
AMSOIL, fire department partner to boost safety
Reports: Bears match Packers' offer sheet to CB Fuller
Prep Playoffs - March 16
NCAA tourney has local flavor
Bell, Pitts lead Minnesota past Green Bay in tourney opener
Vikings release WR Jarius Wright after six seasons
SFL endorses local candidates
Dallet is the better choice
Care directives offer peace of mind
Time to work smarter to fight veteran suicide
Elm stands for solutions
Critter Harbor hosts dinner, raffle fundraiser
Wisconsin comedian comes to UWS
Lasiowski, Torvinen take regional spelling competition
Ullan, Thimm serve as Student Rotarians in November
'Shadows' appears with other awesome poems
Excitement builds as progress continues on library project
Local playwright turns to fiction for first novel
UWS choirs perform in Duluth
Symphonic orchestra performs with winners
Clarence & Alice Mattson Sr
John Ahlberg Myers
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
Gabriel John Dinkel
Myra Ruth Panula
Carl E. Dahlberg
Brett E. Blomquist
Ramona A. Verdoljak
government and politics
February 23, 2018
Baldwin says 'Buy American'
Housed in Quonset-style buildings in North End, a Superior-based manufacturer has played a role in the nation's defense for a century and a...
February 23, 2018 - 7:58am
February 21, 2018
State Assembly approves deregulation of rent-to-own companies
Lawmakers approve insurance changes for small businesses.
February 21, 2018 - 9:33am
Legislature approves Walker's welfare, reinsurance, rural school plans
Wisconsin lawmakers gave final approval Tuesday to major pieces of Gov. Scott Walker's 2018 agenda, including a plan that would send government funds to insurance companies in an effort to shore up the Affordable Care Act's private marketplace in Wisconsin.
February 21, 2018 - 9:04am
February 20, 2018
State lawmakers seek limits on cold and cough meds
Bill would require minors to have prescription for products like Vicks Nyquil and Robitussin.
February 20, 2018 - 9:13am
February 19, 2018
Democrats line up to challenge northern Wisconsin US Rep. Sean Duffy
Five candidates say they will compete in the Aug. 14 Democratic primary.
February 19, 2018 - 8:41am
February 16, 2018
Review: Elections, Ethics commissioners made political donations after joining boards
More than half of the appointees on the state Elections and Ethics commissions continued to make political donations to state candidates and groups even after joining the bodies, according to a WisPolitics.com check of campaign finance reports. The head of the Wisconsin Democracy...
February 16, 2018 - 8:17am
Cable chamber director runs for state senate
Cable businessman James Bolen announced plans to run for Wisconsin's 25th Senate District. The Republican, a native of Park Falls who grew up...
February 16, 2018 - 8:08am
February 14, 2018
Wisconsin Assembly approves Walker's funding bump for rural, low-spending schools
February 14, 2018 - 9:59am
February 9, 2018
Wisconsin Senate committee OKs wetland exemptions bill
Republicans on a state Senate panel voted 3-2 Thursday to pass a scaled-back version of a bill that would let developers fill more state wetlands without permits.
February 9, 2018 - 8:50am
February 8, 2018
Fitzgerald pushes for toll roads in Wisconsin
The state Senate's top Republican says Wisconsin needs to add toll roads if it wants to qualify for a possible influx of federal transportation funds.
February 8, 2018 - 9:37am
February 6, 2018
Proposal would cut back required family, medical leave in Wisconsin
If the bill passes, a part-time employee who works between 19 and 24 hours a week would go from having two weeks of paid leave to care for a sick child to none at all.
February 6, 2018 - 12:23pm
Green Bay looks to hire someone to address rat problem
If approved, the new employee would focus on "conditions conducive to rats," thus freeing up full-time inspectors for other areas of concern.
February 6, 2018 - 10:28am
February 5, 2018
Wisconsin nursing home struggle to keep up with costs
More nursing homes closed in Wisconsin last year than the year before. Providers say Medicaid reimbursement rates aren’t keeping pace with the cost to provide care, which is affecting their ability to recruit and retain workers.
February 5, 2018 - 9:26am
January 30, 2018
Bill to exempt rent-to-own stores from Wisconsin consumer act resurfaces
GOP proposal would create new regulations for rent-to-own businesses.
January 30, 2018 - 11:26am
January 26, 2018
Community health centers still in fiscal limbo
Some of Minnesota's community health centers will start making cuts in early February if Congress hasn't resolved federal funding by then, advocates...
January 26, 2018 - 9:49am