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U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin, flanked in this picture by UW-River Falls Financial Aid Director Robert Bode (left) and fellow senator and democrat Amy Klobuchar was one of 51 senators to strike down the repeal of Obamacare in an early Friday morning vote. RiverTown Multimedia file photo
Wisconsin Roundup: Wisconsin casts split vote as Senate rejects ‘Skinny Repeal’; more state news
4 hours 1 min ago
July 27, 2017
Mall of America closes ride after Ohio State Fair accident involving similar attraction
17 hours 28 min ago
Hudson Police Department intern Vincent Rudesill yells in pain while demonstrating the effect of being shocked by a Taser at a National Night Out event in 2014. Police Explorer Scout Jordan Kirchoff, left, and Patrol Officer Jeremy Johnson hold onto Rudesill as he received 50,000 volts of current for five seconds. Star-Observer file photo
National Night Out Tuesday, Aug. 1
23 hours 14 min ago
Town of Troy property owner Donna Murr speaks during a news conference last week announcing legislation that would waive land-use restrictions that have prevented her and her siblings from selling one of two adjoining parcels along the St. Croix River. Rep. Rob Stafsholt, R-New Richmond, and Sen. Tom Tiffany, R-Hazelhurst, were among attendees at the news conference in Madison. Image courtesy of WisconsinEye
Lawmakers seek to solve Murr property dispute through legislation
23 hours 44 min ago
O'Connell acquires Hill, Cashman Hill funeral homes
July 27, 2017 - 11:45am
Gov. Scott Walker, Vice President Mike Pence, House Speaker Paul Ryan and Foxconn Chairman Terry Gou joined President Trump Wednesday at the White House, where he announced the Taiwan-based company will open a manufacturing facility in Wisconsin. Photo courtesy of the White House
Wisconsin roundup: Trump says Wis. wouldn’t get Foxconn ‘if I didn’t get elected’; more state news stories
July 27, 2017 - 9:14am
The St. Croix Crossing bridge, pictured during construction, will open on Wednesday, Aug. 2 with a dedication ceremony at 10 a.m. on the west side of the bridge. The project has been under construction for four years. Rebecca Mariscal / Rivertown Multimedia
St. Croix Crossing to open Aug. 2 with ceremony
July 27, 2017 - 7:00am
July 26, 2017
Woodbury's Walmart Supercenter store. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Analysis: Police called disproportionately to Walmart stores
July 26, 2017 - 3:30pm
St. Croix County Sheriff Scott Knudson, shown here at a May 2017 law enforcement memorial event. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Walker appoints Knudson St. Croix County sheriff
July 26, 2017 - 3:20pm
Eligible blood donors of all types are urgently needed
July 26, 2017 - 12:04pm
President Donald Trump, shown here in a 2016 campaign speech, will apparently get to make the announcement that Foxconn has chosen Wisconsin for its new United States electronics plant. Reuters photo
Wisconsin roundup: Trump reportedly to make first official announcement of Wis. business expansion; 7 more state news stories
July 26, 2017 - 10:47am
Sam, an 8-year-old black labrador, was shot June 23 in the town of Kinnickinnic. Prosecutors charged Town Board member David Nelson with a misdemeanor for allegedly kililng the dog. Submitted photo
Town board member charged with killing neighbor's dog
July 26, 2017 - 9:33am
July 25, 2017
A look toward Emerald Sky Dairy from the edge of the Enerson's property. Chad and Mary Enerson put plans for a new home on hold after learning of the dairy's plans and subsequent manure spill. John R. Russett / RiverTown Multimedia
Counties face limits to livestock oversight
July 25, 2017 - 5:00pm
Spotted at UFO Days, two extraterrestrials take in the 2016 action. File photo
UFO Days promises fun for all in Elmwood
July 25, 2017 - 3:00pm
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Fraud convict gets fine, probation
July 25, 2017 - 2:37pm
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