- Lt. Governor visits the Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame in Hayward
- Advocates, officials back expansion of Medicaid mental health services
- National Wildlife Federation may sue U.S. DOT over pipeline safety regulation
- Bucks arena plan heads to Walker's desk after passage in Assembly
- Congress considers removing wolves from endangered species list
Dane County hopes to expand mental health coverage through a statewide program providing community-based treatment for substance abuse and mental health issues.
An environmental group is threatening to sue the federal government over the possibility of oil pipelines leaking in lakes or rivers.
A 20-year old former Rice Lake man has been sentenced to 9 1/2 years in federal prison for two armed robberies, one at Sterling Bank in Rice Lake. Seven years of Jesse Sweeter’s sentence is for brandishing a firearm while robbing Sterling Bank. He was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge J…
The state Assembly approved a $500 million financing plan for a new Milwaukee Bucks arena Tuesday in a 52-34 bipartisan vote.
The Lumberjack Run around Lake Hayward drew 95 runners on a humid, foggy Saturday morning, July 25. Co-sponsored by the American Birkebeiner Ski Foundation and the Lumberjack World Championships, the 4.7-mile run/walk started and finished on Hall of Fame Drive.
Advocates for wolves say they're trying to stop Congress from helping to remove gray wolves from the endangered species list in the western Great Lakes region.
A forthcoming study shows that chronic wasting disease may be able to infect humans.
Summer in northwest Wisconsin is full of fun — kayak trips, family camping, berry picking, you name it. To celebrate all the fun during summer in the Northwoods, the Tourism Advisory Committee of the International Trade, Business and Economic Development Council of Northwest Wisconsin has la…
The Sawyer County Senior Resource Center is hosting Bingo on the Patio at Red Schoolhouse Wines every other Wednesday through the end of August. Dates are July 29 and Aug. 12 and 26 from 6 to 8 p.m. Cards will be $1 each per game and 50/50 split per win, with the proceeds going to the Senior…
State officials are pushing for a quick federal court ruling that will allow Wisconsin to drug test single, able-bodied adults who get food stamps. The plea to the courts came shortly after Gov. Scott Walker signed the 2015-2017 state budget bill that included the drug-testing idea.