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January 10, 2018
Snow blowers can make light work of clearing sidewalks and driveways. Before tackling a big snowfall, the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute recommends snow blower owners to check their equipment and read the manual. File photo
Preparation is key to safe snow blower operation
January 10, 2018 - 7:49am
February 27, 2009
State gets pounded with ice to the south and heavy snow north
February 27, 2009 - 9:00am
February 11, 2009
More birds staying in Wisconsin during winter
February 11, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
Willow River State Park open for winter activities
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
December 26, 2008
St. Croix County Highway Commissioner Tim Ramberg lists some of the advantages of a road information hotline and Web site for Wisconsin travelers. Photo by Jon Echternacht
County highway department gears up for an 'old-fashioned' winter
December 26, 2008 - 12:00am
November 28, 2008
Five local women recently went out on the town to celebrate their "Sex in the City" party. If you can guess which character is being represented by which woman, you get a prize of, um, Carrie Bradshaw's 'do? OK, here are the actual participants, from left, Kate Torbenson, Sarah Sutter, Lisa Schuler, Steph Sutter and Holly Blihovde (who said that she, like Bradshaw, is also a writer). Photo by Joe Winter
Joe's Prose: Denim Days and dressing up in other ways
November 28, 2008 - 12:00am
July 4, 2008
Joe's Prose: Of all the contests, was karaoke king?
July 4, 2008 - 12:00am
April 28, 2008
Snow expected in winter that won't leave
April 28, 2008 - 12:00am