The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) has released … Read more
Daughters of all ages and fathers or father substitutes are in… Read more
Legislation pending in the Wisconsin legislature would elimina… Read more
Acts of cruelty against animals are now counted alongside felony crimes like arson, burglary, assault, and homicide in the FBI’s expansive criminal database.
A bill that would make it harder for police to seize cash and cars from drug trafficking suspects is facing opposition from county sheriffs.
Listed below are a few of the incidents that Spooner Police Department officers handled on January 1-24.
The Legislature's budget committee has signed off on five bills to help people cope with Alzheimer's disease and dementia.
The influenza season got off to a slow start in Wisconsin in 2015, but officials with the Department of Health Services (DHS) have noticed an increase in cases in the first weeks of 2016 and want to remind state residents that it is not too late to get a flu vaccine and take other actions to…
County officials voiced concerns on Tuesday about the impact of a $3.6 million cut in funding for county programs provided by the University of Wisconsin Cooperative Extension.
"“There’s been an awakening. Have you felt it?”
On behalf of the veterans of Washburn County, I strongly request that you do not support LRB 4524, AB821 or SB668 to include amendments until such a time that an extensive study by a Special Legislative Council Study Committee is completed. The Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs (WDVA)…
“Pet Friendly” by Sue Pethick
I was very happy to see Jim Dienstl bring out some of the positive things that are happening in our school district in his recent letter to the editor entitled “Bus Contract.” However, I believe he falls short of telling the whole story in some of his examples.
We want good jobs in our part of the state, but we also appreciate clean ground water and clean air. Before we take risks, especially with air and water, we want to know the facts and have a voice in the debate. We want local control where appropriate, and representation of our interests in …