Speaker Robin Vos says Assembly Republicans "will probably agree" with a plan that would repeal Wisconsin's prevailing wage law for local construction projects.
University of Wisconsin campuses are getting a better idea of how many faculty and staff members are taking "voluntary separation" buyouts as university officials brace for expected budget cuts.
The Hayward Hawks let two leads get away from them in a 9-8 loss to the Haugen Knights on Saturday night, July 4, before a large crowd at Larry Somerville Field.
The Lumber Empire Senior Golf Tour kicked off its 2015 season at Turtleback Golf Club in Rice Lake May 17. This marks the 10th year for the series, which was started on Feb. 5, 2005, by Dave Blake and Dennis Nicks of Hayward.
Milwaukee Bucks President Peter Feigin encountered some skeptical state lawmakers Monday as he testified that the NBA would move the team unless the Bucks break ground on a new arena this year.
When some hear the decline of walleyes in the state is happening at the same time bass are increasing, it’s tempting to think “eat a bass, save a walleye.”
Paul Cook, a shoreland restoration expert with Burnett County Land and Water Conservation Department, said a restored shoreland does not have to look like a flower garden; in fact, the closer it mirrors what nature conjures up the better.
Vote for favorite new life jacket design by July 8
The Garage Sale will be held at Lenroot Town Hall Parking Lot, pre-sale Friday, July 10, from 5 to 7 p.m. with a $5 early admission fee and Saturday, July 11, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Do you have items you wish to donate? Drop off is July 10 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tools, household items, outdoor…
Mark Moran, antique appraiser, will appear at the Weiss Community Library for an appraisal event from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, July 10.
The Chequamegon Children’s Theater will hold casting for the summer 2015 musical, “Into the Woods,” on Thursday, July 9, beginning at 9 a.m. at the UCC Church in Cable.
VA expands disability benefits
Strong winds blew down a swath of trees, leaving jagged trunks jutting from the earth.
The Fourth of July is upon us and it means visitors, food and fireworks for many of us. The ASPCA has sent out information about the “Top 4 Pet Toxicities of July 4” and asked that we share it with our supporters. These concerns are not limited to just the Fourth of July.