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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
13 hours 37 min ago
June 9, 2017
Hudson police officer Bob Larson and K-9 partner Badger graduated police dog school May 25 along with St. Croix County sheriff's deputies Dustin Geisness (dog, Roky) and John Shilts Jr. (Garza). Submitted photo
Agencies welcome new K-9 teams
June 9, 2017 - 8:02am
June 6, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Eleventh OWI conviction sends man to prison; 9 more state news stories
June 6, 2017 - 2:26pm
Gov. Scott Walker spoke last week to Hudson High School students. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Walker touts education proposal at Hudson High School
June 6, 2017 - 2:02pm
May 15, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Former GOP candidate gearing up to challenge Baldwin?; 9 more state news stories
May 15, 2017 - 8:36am
May 4, 2017
Farhio Khalif testifies to a Minnesota House committee Wednesday, May 3, 2017, about a procedure she underwent as a child known as female genital mutilation, also called female circumcision. With her is Rep. Mary Franson of Alexandria, sponsor of a bill making the procedure a felony; parents could be prosecuted under the bill. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Bill fighting female genital mutilation starts through MN Legislature
May 4, 2017 - 9:22am
April 19, 2017
Community members packed the gym at Ellsworth High School Wednesday, where the Legislature's Joint Finance Committee held a public hearing. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Joint Finance Committee hearing underway in Ellsworth
April 19, 2017 - 11:46am
March 18, 2017
St. Croix board not ready for prime-time phone voting
March 18, 2017 - 10:00am
March 10, 2017
Cutting edge: Easy to speak up
March 10, 2017 - 4:00pm
March 9, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton calms a turkey as he and  turkey industry leaders gather to discuss Thanksgiving in 2015. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minn. poultry industry on 'higher alert' for bird flu outbreak
March 9, 2017 - 10:30am
March 7, 2017
488 pounds of meth seized in Minn. last year
March 7, 2017 - 7:00pm
March 3, 2017
Bring on the champagne, Sunday liquor sales passes in Minnesota
March 3, 2017 - 8:56am
February 23, 2017
Minnesota state Sens. Susan Kent, D-Woodbury, and Matt Klein, D-Mendota, watch from the Senate Democrats' office as the Commerce Committee approves a Sunday liquor sales bill 7-4 Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service
Senators celebrate Sunday liquor sales on social media
February 23, 2017 - 10:57am
February 20, 2017
Members of the Minnesota House voted Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, to pass a bill allowing Sunday liquor sales. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service
Sunday liquor sales, banned since statehood, inches forward in Minnesota
February 20, 2017 - 4:49pm
February 2, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Fatal interstate crash victim identified; Walker: Trump interested in taking state's union limits national; and 11 more state news stories
February 2, 2017 - 8:44am
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