University of Wisconsin System President Ray Cross said on Friday the time has come to dip into the system’s reserve funds, as it faces about $300 million in cuts in the next state budget.
Following controversy over prescription practices and retaliation at a Veterans Affairs medical center in Tomah, lawmakers in Wisconsin have been rolling out a number of bills that aim to reform the system.
A public hearing was held this week on bills requiring drug testing for certain people getting public assistance and unemployment benefits in Wisconsin.
The Eau Claire North Huskies took first place in the 36-hole 23-team Scott Miller High School Boys Golf Invitational hosted by the Hayward Hurricanes Friday and Saturday May 1-2 at Hayward Golf Club and Big Fish Golf Club.
The Hayward Hurricanes baseball team defeated the Barron Golden Bears in Barron Thursday April 30 to improve their conference record to 5-0 and take over sole possession of first place in the Heart O’ North Conference.
Thursday, April 30
The relisting of the gray wolf as an endangered species in the western Great Lakes region has renewed debate over its recovery and how to manage wolves.
A forecast warm and sunny weekend has incited much enthusiasm among anglers who look to get out on area lakes and streams this Saturday for the start of the open-water game fish season.
RHINELANDER – The Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest announces the opening of all-terrain vehicle (ATV), horse and bicycle trails May1. In addition, many of the Forest’s campgrounds and other recreation sites open May 1.
The Northern Crossroads Bluegrass Gospel Band will be playing at the Stone Lake Wesleyan Church Saturday, May 9, at 6:30 p.m.
St. Joseph Catholic Church will host the “Experience Lourdes” Virtual Pilgrimage at 6:30 p.m. Monday, May 11. The church is located at 10586 Dakota Ave. in Hayward.
Hello, music lovers. Fishing opener is upon us, and that means the music scene will be ramping up. We have a more active music scene than many of the larger cities around us, so take advantage and check out some local talent.