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Superior prepares for icy fun
City reveals plan for beach restoration
Vandal strikes Wade Bowl rink
Warrant issued for street robbery suspect
A space for community to grow
Ladysmith rallies past Superior wrestlers
Plunkett’s hat trick sparks Spartans
SPARTAN ROUND-UP: SHS matmen pick up 2nd win in 3 days
UWS rally falls short at UMD
‘That’s my son:’ C.J. Ham’s parents express pride over football career with Vikings
Spending $1T on futility
Wisconsin needs a change
How Wisconsin changed and what to do about it
GOP offers immoral priorities
Telling the truth about immigration
Teaching roadside lessons
Glaus, Myer serve as December Youth Optimists
Volunteers, donors put Native station back on air
Mystic Lake cancels Super Bowl pop-up nightclub: shows planned for space will move inside casino
Final details come together for NorShor's re-opening
MINNESOTA MADE: Enjoy some movies shot in the land of 10,000 lakes
Launching a new year with a better space
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January 17, 2018
Sen. Klobuchar collects on Vikings-Saints wager
WASHINGTON -- U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota on Wednesday collected on her Vikings-Saints wager with U.S. Sen. John Kennedy of Louisiana. After reliving Stefon Diggs' game-winning touchdown catch -- Klobuchar enthusiastically, Kennedy not so much -- Kennedy offered Klobuchar...
January 17, 2018 - 9:16pm
Schachtner defeats Jarchow in special election
For the first time in 17 years, a Democrat claimed victory in the 10th Senate District when Patty Schachtner topped Rep. Adam Jarchow Tuesday...
January 17, 2018 - 11:41am
January 15, 2018
Northern Wisconsin lawmaker speaks out about racial tensions in Ashland County
State Sen. Janet Bewley, D-Ashland, said the smoldering tensions ignited when an Ashland County Sheriff’s deputy shot and killed a 14-year-old boy from the reservation.
January 15, 2018 - 8:28am
January 11, 2018
Lawmakers express concern about campaign to market Wisconsin to millennials
Business owners lauded effort to bolster recruiting in the state.
January 11, 2018 - 10:02am
CHS benefits from harbor assistance grant
The largest grain storage facility on the Great Lakes is getting a helping hand from a Wisconsin Department of Transportation program designed...
January 11, 2018 - 9:33am
January 9, 2018
Burial mound bill moving through Legislature
Wisconsin would more clearly spell out protections for tribal burial sites under a measure making its way through the Legislature.
January 9, 2018 - 1:21pm
Walker supports proposal to raise taxes for low-spending schools
The proposal, authored by Rep. John Nygren, R-Marinette, would lift a state-imposed spending cap for low-spending schools from $9,100 to $9,400 per student.
January 9, 2018 - 9:13am
January 8, 2018
Vast majority of Minn. manufacturers expecting upbeat year
ST. PAUL – About 95 percent of Minnesota manufacturers are expecting production levels to increase or stay the same in 2018, according to an annual joint survey by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development and the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis. The random...
January 8, 2018 - 6:52pm
January 5, 2018
Plan to revive conservation corps receives a hearing
The plan by Sen. Robert Cowles, R-Green Bay, would set aside money for workers between the ages of 16 and 25 to work on the projects. Half of the funding would go to crew members who don't have a college education and come from low-income families.
January 5, 2018 - 8:49am
January 3, 2018
Smith becomes Minnesota U.S. senator
WASHINGTON — Tina Smith raised her right hand and swore to uphold the U.S. Constitution, replacing Minnesota U.S. Sen. Al Franken after...
January 3, 2018 - 5:11pm
January 2, 2018
Proposal would require CPR training for 911 operators in Wisconsin
Opponents call proposal an ‘unfunded mandate.’
January 2, 2018 - 8:58am
Advocates: Landlord-tenant bill would harm domestic violence victims
Proposal would limit court stays on eviction proceedings.
January 2, 2018 - 8:41am
December 29, 2017
A year in review: WPR’s most-read stories of 2017
An indigenous cookbook, gravel roads, UWS cuts stand out.
December 29, 2017 - 9:53am
Democrats push back on Walker’s millennial marketing campaign
Hintz, Shilling say $7M would be better spent elsewhere.
December 29, 2017 - 9:45am
December 28, 2017
Milwaukee Mayor Barrett urges homeowners to pay 2017 property taxes now
New federal tax law will limit 2018 deductions.
December 28, 2017 - 8:51am