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Wisconsin afternoon roundup: FAA investigates Lambeau drone; early voting OK'd -- for now; nine more state news stories
New Richmond man charged in connection with church burglaries
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
Woman charged with threat to officer
Wisconsin roundup: State's cows remain among top producers; Wisconsin nurse says kids need 10 hours of slumber; nine more state news stories
crime and courts
River Rats ready for playoffs
Raider fall sports in full swing
The Bull never backs down
Raider swim coach Hackbarth steps down
The Bull never backs down: Former Raider fullback in fight of his life
Hudson Siblings to serve abroad in mission program
WATCH: Looking back at the 2016 St. Croix County Fair
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
VIDEO: St. Croix County Fair opens its gates
St. Croix County Fair: Extreme heat prompts animal check-in process changes
arts and entertainment
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 9/10/16 at Somerset Mini Storage
CITY OF HUDSON: Ordinance 19-16
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 156)
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Cynthia F. Lichty Estate; Case No. 16-PR-61
TOWN OF TROY: 9/8/16 Town Board Meeting and Public Hearing
Pennie Kay Ramsey, 64
Dean A. Anderson, 79
Jennell Bond, 30
Dale L. Vandenberg, 79
Our View: Congratulations to the Hudson High class of 2016
Randy's Ramblings: Quitting the circus, or goodbye to show business
Editorial: Courts get it right for newspapers, public
Our View: State still among worst for drunken driving
Day by Day: To everything there is a season, but this has been a touch spring
Real Estate Showcase
October 28, 2009
Tax reciprocity is dead for now
Gov. Jim Doyle held out little hope of restoring the tax reciprocity agreement between Wisconsin and Minnesota anytime soon when he visited Hudson...
October 28, 2009 - 9:33am
October 22, 2009
Doyle admits having second thoughts about not running
Gov. Jim Doyle admits having second thoughts about his decision not to run for re-election. But he told reporters Wednesday he'll stick to it, and will use the $2 million in his campaign fund to support other candidates and causes. The Democrat Doyle said two months ago that he...
October 22, 2009 - 9:00am
Doyle supports bill to make everyone arrested for felonies give DNA
Gov. Jim Doyle says he supports a new bill to make everyone arrested for felonies give their DNA as they get booked. Right now, only those convicted of felonies have to provide samples - and up to 12,000 never made it to a state database. Doyle says too many people fall through...
October 22, 2009 - 9:00am
October 6, 2009
Doyle signs bill today that requires kindergarten daily attendance
Gov. Jim Doyle will sign a bill today that requires Wisconsin kids to attend kindergarten daily, and not just when their parents feel like sending them. State officials said only 117 of last year's first-graders had not been enrolled in kindergarten. But because it's not mandatory,...
October 6, 2009 - 9:14am
October 5, 2009
Doyle in Hudson to announce suspension of BadgerCare Plus Core Plan enrollment
Governor James Doyle visited Hudson Hospital Monday afternoon and announced that the state is approaching the maximum number of enrollees for...
October 5, 2009 - 4:01pm
September 3, 2009
Doyle promotes bill for cleaner energy
Gov. Jim Doyle says Wisconsin needs cleaner energy, even if Congress does not pass national limits on greenhouse gases. Doyle told a forum in Saginaw, Mich., Wednesday that We Energies' proposed wood-burning power plant near Wausau would never happened without a state law that forces...
September 3, 2009 - 9:39am
August 25, 2009
State Republicans criticize governor's latest choice for chief legal counsel
Wisconsin Republicans are not happy with Gov. Jim Doyle's hiring of Susan Crawford as his new chief legal counsel. The Grand Old Party noted that Crawford gave $1,000 to the governor's campaign from 2004-07. Crawford is a former assistant attorney general who has held several...
August 25, 2009 - 9:00am
August 19, 2009
Doyle stepping down when term ends
Wisconsin Gov. Jim Doyle announced Monday that he won't seek re-election when his second term ends next year. "I fully intend to serve my entire...
August 19, 2009 - 9:08am
July 24, 2009
Governors Doyle and Pawlenty make a joint appearance in Hudson
Wisconsin Gov. Jim Doyle and Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty announced continuing collaborative efforts to reduce runoff of pollutants into the St....
July 24, 2009 - 4:54pm
July 23, 2009
Governors' joint appearance in Hudson pushed back to 1:30 p.m. Friday
An announcement by Wisconsin Gov. Jim Doyle and Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty originally scheduled for 11:30 a.m. Friday in Hudson has been pushed back to 1:30 p.m. Friday. An updated media advisory from Doyle's office now also says the meeting will take place at St. Croix Marina,...
July 23, 2009 - 12:00pm
July 22, 2009
Universities and non-profits get OK to spend more of endowment funds
Wisconsin universities and other non-profit groups can now spend more of their endowment funds. Gov. Jim Doyle signed a bill this week that lets charitable groups tap into the original amounts of money donated for things like scholarships. Until now, only interest and dividends...
July 22, 2009 - 9:00am
July 17, 2009
Governor to stop in Hudson July 24
Wisconsin Gov. James Doyle will be stopping in Hudson on Friday, July 24 for a breakfast meeting as he travels around the State. He will be joined by Secretary Rod Nilsestuen from the Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection; Secretary Kelli Trumble from the Department...
July 17, 2009 - 4:05pm
June 30, 2009
Doyle removes big limits on teacher salaries
Gov. Jim Doyle removed some big limits on Wisconsin teacher salaries when he signed the new state budget Monday. But the state's largest teachers' union says it won't be as bad for school budgets and taxpayers as many think. Dan Burkhalter of WEAC says we'll probably see more...
June 30, 2009 - 9:00am
June 25, 2009
Doyle and four other governors meet with President Obama on health care reform
President Obama met with five governors Wednesday, including Wisconsin's Jim Doyle, to get their views on revamping the nation's health care system. The group included three Democrats and two Republicans and Obama said they all agreed that the priorities include controlling costs,...
June 25, 2009 - 9:00am
March 16, 2009
UW-River Falls faces $5.74 million cut
In an e-mail to staff, faculty and students, the interim vice chancellor for administration and finance of the University of Wisconsin-River Falls announced Wednesday the school was facing a budget cut of $5.74 million in the coming biennial budget. The cuts being faced by UW-River...
March 16, 2009 - 12:45pm