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Two rescued from fiery Hudson crash
St. Croix County committee says stick with administrator
Tribe withholding $25M revenue share from State; recent primary drew fraction of voters; 12 more Wisconsin stories
Ashley Furniture says $6M tax break will go to Arcadia flood control; same-sex marriage arguments today; 10 more Wisconsin stories
November levy-hike referendum set by St. Joseph Town Board
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Hudson’s Beinlich chases world wrestling championship -- at age 56
Raiders hold off Minnetonka in football opener
Former Raider Ben Gresmer will play pro ball in Portugal
Jeremy Cook wins Pepper Fest 10K by more than 9 minutes
Raiders open season Friday at home against Minnetonka
Les Izmoore plays last Lakefront Park concert of the summer Thursday evening
Hudson chef makes it to final ‘American Grilled’ challenge
Tom Brinsko rides across America
Pepper Fest spaghetti, hot-pepper eating champs crowned
2015 Pepper Festival royalty crowned in North Hudson
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June 1, 2009
Public hearing Wednesday on mandatory TV and computer recycling
A public hearing will be held Wednesday on a Wisconsin bill to force the makers of TVs and computers to have their obsolete products recycled. Madison Democrats have tried for years to pass such legislation and it's expected to be easier now that their party's in charge. But Assembly...
June 1, 2009 - 9:00am
May 18, 2009
Click It or Ticket TV campaign features Hudson River pilot
Once again this Memorial Day, authorities are stepping up their efforts to ticket those who don't buckle up. But this year, the Click It or Ticket campaign has a big name behind it. You might have seen the TV announcements featuring Jeff Skiles, the Wisconsin co-pilot who helped...
May 18, 2009 - 9:29am
Wisconsin hair stylist takes third in Survivor
A hair stylist from Waukesha took third place on Sunday's Survivor finale. Erinn Lobdell, 27, was among the 16 players who took part in the 18th edition of the CBS reality show. The winner, J.T. Thomas of Samson Alabama, survived 39 days in the remote Tocantins of Brazil - and...
May 18, 2009 - 9:17am
February 16, 2009
Thieves forget remote in TV heist, cops use it to nab them
Thieves who stole a TV in Barron County last summer left the remote behind and police used it to nab two teens. Prosecutors said Shane Gust and Jordan Wittwer, both 19, from Chippewa Falls, broke into the home of a man who used to date Gust's sister and they took a 27-inch TV and...
February 16, 2009 - 12:00am
February 12, 2009
New Richmond plays host to Japanese TV show
New Richmond is now known as a riddle at the end of the earth in Japan.
February 12, 2009 - 12:00am
October 22, 2008
Eau Claire TV stations refuse to pull ads
The Democratic Party is asking TV stations in Eau Claire and Green Bay to stop running ads that allege Democratic Assembly candidates support the plan known as "Healthy Wisconsin." The ads are running against Democrats in swing districts that could potentially go to either party...
October 22, 2008 - 12:00am
October 16, 2008
GOP cuts McCain ads in state
State Republicans say there's no way John McCain will give up on winning Wisconsin. That's after the Republican National Committee stopped its independent TV ads on McCain's behalf. They ended Tuesday, just before McCain and Democrat Barack Obama held their final presidential debate...
October 16, 2008 - 9:00am
August 15, 2008
Letter: Dislikes TV advertisements
Dear Editor, Over the last few years, pharmaceutical ads on television have significantly increased to the point that they now dominate the commercials. Is this a good or bad thing? First of all, are the ads correct? Is the information conveyed beneficial or detrimental? As one...
August 15, 2008 - 12:00am
July 28, 2008
Olympics expected to bring most political ads ever to state
Enjoy the Olympics and then get ready for an invasion of TV ads from the presidential candidates and a host of interest groups. With the final major convention not ending until after Labor Day, everybody will have a much shorter time period to convince people to vote their way. With...
July 28, 2008 - 9:00am
June 5, 2008
Builder who donated two flat screen TVs has his own stolen
Once again, we learn that no good deed goes unpunished. A home builder who replaced a flat-screen TV stolen from a Milwaukee senior apartment complex had two of his own sets taken. Tom Hignite of Miracle Homes gave a 52-inch TV to Jefferson Court residents who had theirs ripped...
June 5, 2008 - 9:00am