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July 7, 2017
Gov. Scott Walker uploaded this photo to Instagram with the caption, "For those in the liberal media who don't like my Instagram, Facebook or Twitter, I have a simple response: Can I get you a beer?" Photo courtesy of Instagram
Wisconsin roundup: Walker offers beer to reporters who think he’s a bore; tuition freeze OK'd for universities; 8 more state news stories
July 7, 2017 - 8:53am
July 6, 2017
This sign greets visitors to Wisconsin, where drivers were listed among the most rude in the country, according to a recent survey. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Survey names Wis. drivers as among nation's rudest; 9 more state news stories
July 6, 2017 - 11:51am
Missing woman found near Willow River State Park
July 6, 2017 - 8:34am
July 5, 2017
Tuls Dairies has had issues in Nebraska
July 5, 2017 - 9:25am
Chad Enerson stands next to a pond on his property. Plans for a new home — which are now on hold in part because of Emerald Sky Dairy's manure spill — had the back deck overlookinig the pond. Maureen McMullen / Rivertown Multimedia
Emerald Sky Dairy's manure spill gives neighbors pause
July 5, 2017 - 9:06am
A lawmaker said a growing interest in trap shooting is the reason behind a bill proposing to offer gun-safety courses in Wisconsin's schools. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Bill would let schools offer state gun safety classes; UW fees poised to rise; more state news stories
July 5, 2017 - 9:04am
July 3, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Wisconsin elections panel hasn't discussed voter request yet; plane crash leaves 6 dead; 8 more state news stories
July 3, 2017 - 9:00am
June 30, 2017
The aftermath from Wednesday's tornado in Pierce County included severed treetops and structure damage. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Wisconsin roundup: Pierce County's tornado was among 4 Wednesday; more state news stories
June 30, 2017 - 7:56am
June 28, 2017
Town of Martell resident Warren Houdek surveys damage at his 760th Street property after it was struck by a tornado July 28. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
MARTELL TOUCHDOWN: Tornado strikes rural Pierce County; 1 reported injured
June 28, 2017 - 8:37pm
The Minnesota Department of Transportation spent the night Tuesday, June 27, completing temporary repairs to the main power cable on the Stillwater Lift Bridge that crosses the St. Croix River. Officials say a malfunction in the socket of an electrical meter caused the lift bridge to get stuck about 30 feet up during the noon hour Tuesday. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Wisconsin roundup: Stillwater Lift Bridge reopens — but only temporarily; 9 more state news stories
June 28, 2017 - 9:33am
June 27, 2017
A Minnesota Department of Transportation worker begins inspecting equipment near a meter socket that failed, killing power Tuesday, June 27, to the Stillwater lift bridge. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Electrical problem closes Stillwater lift bridge
June 27, 2017 - 3:10pm
U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson says the new Congressional Budget Office report will help him decide how he'll vote on his party's replacement to Obamacare. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Johnson says CBO report will help him decide on health bill; 11 more state news stories
June 27, 2017 - 9:03am
June 26, 2017
Members of the Legislature's Joint Finance Committee, shown here during a 2017 visit to Ellsworth, haven't completed their work as the July 1 deadline nears. Lawmakers expect to send the budget to Gov. Scott Walker next month. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: State budget deal won't be reached in time; 9 more state news stories
June 26, 2017 - 8:56am
June 23, 2017
Rep. Shannon Zimmerman, R-River Falls, is one of several lawmakers seeking to enhance penalties for distracted driving in Wisconsin. File photo
River Falls' Zimmerman seeks crackdown on distracted driving; 9 more state news stories
June 23, 2017 - 1:40pm
June 22, 2017
Clayton, Wis., resident Janelle Peterson poses with her newborn son and Baldwin EMS Chief Tom Boyer. Photo courtesy of Western Wisconsin Health Center
St. Croix County dispatcher, Baldwin EMS help woman deliver child in vehicle
June 22, 2017 - 4:43pm