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School police officer likes his new assignment
River Falls: Attempted murder charge follows savage beating
Judge rejects nine of 10 claims from abuse victims; Woman dies after stopping for school bus; More state new briefs
Star-Observer earns top award for large weeklies in state newspaper contest
The River Channel records interviews with City Council candidates
crime and courts
Raiders fall to Wildcats in Big Rivers finale; open tournament play Friday
Hudson girls fall in basketball regional semifinal
Three Hudson wrestlers place at state individual championships
Spartans foil Raiders' run in the sectional final
Two Raider gymnasts advance to state meet
Seniors take advantage of free memory screening
Pet Adoption Day March 7 at Hackman's
Mount Zion pastor embraces church's focus
The Friends of the Library are friends to us all
Bike trails coalition launches membership drive
arts and entertainment
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Carl R. Oehlke Estate; Case No. 15PR15
CITY OF HUDSON: 3/12/15 Public Hearing - Plant Place Inc. Permit
TOWN OF TROY: New Ordinance 171-A
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Road Weight Restrictions
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 3/23/15, Case No. 15-CV-104; Charles Rund
Melvin Johannsen, 86
James M. "Mike" Madden, 83
Marilyn V. Sampson, 87
Betty J. Larsen, 92
Melvin Johannsen, 86
Doug's Diggings: This week marks 40 years in 'new' gym
Randy's Ramblings: Community is good
Our View: Now is the time for 'community engagement'
Our View: Walker's budget may look different in the end
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August 1, 2008
Favre considering $20 million offer; Grant stalled while Jackson comes on
Media reports indicate that Brett Favre now says he might take the Green Bay Packers' $20 million offer, but it's not cash to keep him away from training camp. Several media outlets say Favre would make public appearances and take part in marketing campaigns for the Packers over...
August 1, 2008 - 9:00am
July 30, 2008
Murphy to tell Favre to stay home; Harrell may be out for good
Packers' president Mark Murphy will reportedly meet with Brett Favre and his agent today (Tuesday) in Hattiesburg, Miss. The Green Bay Press-Gazette says Murphy will ask the three-time MVP to stay away from training camp. The NFL received Favre's request to be taken off the retired...
July 30, 2008 - 9:00am
July 25, 2008
Poppinga resigned; Packers' stockholders told team working to do what's fair with Favre
Green Bay Packers' linebacker Brady Poppinga has signed a four-year contract extension through 2012. Reports say it's worth $17.5 million, including a signing bonus of $3.5 million. That's about what free agent linebackers Kawika Mitchell and Boss Bailey got earlier this year....
July 25, 2008 - 9:00am
July 23, 2008
Thompson reportedly shopping Favre around league; Favre cell phone calls to Vikings?
As Brett Favre decides whether to return, the Green Bay Packers are said to be reviewing a list of NFL teams interested in trading for him. ESPN reports that NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell encouraged the Packers to start calling around to avoid a big rift if Favre decides to report...
July 23, 2008 - 9:00am
July 14, 2008
Packers say no to Favre release; say he's welcome back, but Rodgers No. 1
He retired. He said he wasn't ready to commit to playing even though he was having second thoughts. Same story a few weeks ago. Then, the Packers say, Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre called last Tuesday and told the team to send him his helmet or send him his release. The...
July 14, 2008 - 9:00am
Jolly arrested on drug charges
Packers' defensive tackle Johnny Jolly is due in court a week from Tuesday in Houston on felony drug possession charges. The Houston Chronicle said the 25-year-old Jolly was arrested last Tuesday for possessing at least 200 grams of codeine. He's free on a $10,000 bond. Jolly...
July 14, 2008 - 12:00am
July 11, 2008
Man wanted for 1993 Green Bay murder arrested in Mississippi
A man wanted for a 1993 murder in Green Bay has been arrested in Mississippi and brought back to Wisconsin. Authorities said Jesus Bautista, 35, used at least 17 aliases and nine Social Security numbers while on the lam. But in the end, his fingerprints exposed his true identity. Bautista...
July 11, 2008 - 12:00am
July 10, 2008
Murphy says Packers have heard nothing from Favre
Green Bay Packers President and CEO Mark Murphy said the team still hasn't officially heard anything from Brett Favre about returning from retirement. For the past week, media reports have indicated that Favre wants to return to play at least one more season. But Murphy says all...
July 10, 2008 - 9:00am
State buys 92K megawatts of green electricity
The state government has purchased more than 92,000 megawatt-hours of renewable electricity. Gov.
July 10, 2008 - 12:00am
July 3, 2008
Favre again denies return rumor
"It's all rumor," said Brett Favre about a report that he has talked with the Green Bay Packers about coming out of retirement. ESPN reported yesterday that Favre told coach Mike McCarthy he wants to return, and his family wants him to play. But the report said the Packers are...
July 3, 2008 - 9:00am
July 2, 2008
Grant says contract talks going well; Rodgers softens tone after SI quote
The Green Bay Packers will open their training camp in 26 days and running back Ryan Grant expects to have a new multi-year contract by then. He told Sporting News Radio the process has been positive and the negotiations are moving forward. Grant fell just short of 1,000 yards...
July 2, 2008 - 9:00am
June 26, 2008
Vikes say Packer fans have to buy two tickets to see Pack at Metrodome
Once again, Cheeseheads who want to see the Green Bay Packers play at Minnesota will have to buy two games to do it. The Vikings will start selling individual tickets July 9 for their contests at the Metrodome and for now at least, those who buy seats for the Packer game Nov. 9...
June 26, 2008 - 9:00am
June 23, 2008
Taylor nixes Packer trade idea
There are 12 teams on the list for All-Pro defensive lineman Jason Taylor and Green Bay isn't one of them. Taylor has been rumored to be traded to nearly half the teams in the National Football League and the Packers might be interested. However, Taylor says he wants to go to...
June 23, 2008 - 12:00am
June 20, 2008
Packers end mini-camp with Super Bowl mindset; Grant optimistic on contract
The Green Bay Packers ended their three-day mini-camp Thursday with a fresh resolve to make the Super Bowl next February. That's every team's goal in the off-season, but corner Al Harris believes the Packers are one of the few with a legitimate shot - especially after the quality...
June 20, 2008 - 6:00pm
June 16, 2008
Driver's softball game draws 5,000
Over 5,000 Packer fans watched Sunday's annual charity softball game near Appleton - the first without Brett Favre. When he retired in March, Favre canceled his annual game between the Green Bay offense and defense that raised millions for his foundation However, receiver Donald...
June 16, 2008 - 9:00am