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November 19, 2018
Pierce County voters numbered 17,614 in the Nov. 6 midterm election, not including absentee voters, compared to 14,743 four years ago. File photo
Midterm voter turnout in Pierce County substantially higher than 2014
20 hours 33 min ago
Attorney General Brad Schimel. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Schimel set to decide on recount in attorney general race; more state news stories
22 hours 15 min ago
November 16, 2018
Vice President Mike Pence spoke at a Nov. 3 campaign rally for Gov. Scott Walker in Hudson. Costs for local agencies to provide security during the visit were about $30,000. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
'No blueprint' for Pence visit to Hudson; local security costs top $30K
November 16, 2018 - 4:52pm
Pierce County Board passes 2019 budget
November 16, 2018 - 8:00am
November 15, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: More Wisconsin schools meeting or exceeding expectations; more state news stories
November 15, 2018 - 9:39am
November 14, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Wis. company loads up workers with guns as holiday gifts; more state news stories
November 14, 2018 - 9:06am
November 13, 2018
Late-stage amendment sets 2.8 percent property tax levy for St. Croix County
November 13, 2018 - 1:00pm
Wisconsin roundup: Baraboo school officials investigating controversial photo; more state news stories
November 13, 2018 - 10:33am
November 12, 2018
Republican Secretary of State candidate John Howe hugs a supporter Tuesday night at the MNGOP Election Night Party in Bloomington. John R. Russett / RiverTown Multimedia
Howe remains upbeat after election
November 12, 2018 - 4:36pm
Maj. Gen. Benjamin Corell (left) and Command Sgt. Maj. Joseph Hjelmstad uncase the division colors during a ceremony Nov. 12, 2018, at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait. The Minnesota National Guard's Red Bulls assumed responsibility for the Task Force Spartan mission from the Pennsylvania National Guard's 28th Infantry Division. Photo by Sgt. Bill Boecker / Minnesota National Guard
Red Bulls take charge of Middle East task force
November 12, 2018 - 2:50pm
Jayme Closs
Wisconsin roundup: Investigators review leads, tips in alleged abduction of Jayme Closs; more state news stories
November 12, 2018 - 9:48am
November 9, 2018
Going once, going twice: Unclaimed property auction announced
November 9, 2018 - 11:30am
November 8, 2018
About 50 protesters — comprising residents of communities including Hudson, River Falls and Stillwater — waved signs, flags and rang bells from the sidewalk Nov. 8 in opposition to the latest White House shake-up. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Watch: Protesters take to streets of Hudson after Sessions ouster
November 8, 2018 - 8:56pm
Gov.-elect Tony Evers arrived in Hudson Nov. 1 in advance of this week's election. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Top GOP lawmakers considering limiting new governor's powers; more state news stories
November 8, 2018 - 10:43am
November 7, 2018
Village of Bay City purchases Bluff Country campground
November 7, 2018 - 4:00pm
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