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4 hrs ago | WSAW
A debate is brewing in Portage County over who should pay for a half a million dollars worth of repairs to the county library.
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9 hrs ago | Green Bay Press-Gazette
I feel like that person barely existed and no one took note of their life and death, although each of us has a story.
13 hrs ago | Green Bay Press-Gazette
As the Roman Catholic Diocese of La Crosse marks the first anniversary of its attempt to have a central Wisconsin priest declared a saint, the movement commemorating his life and work continues to grow.
16 hrs ago | Green Bay Press-Gazette
We've had no referendum in years. No large tax increases. No major program losses.
20 hrs ago | Green Bay Press-Gazette
Facing the potential for decades in prison, Jones skipped town -- but never, apparently, got on the straight and narrow.
Eric was a student at UW Stevens Point. It was his 21st birthday. He had a few drinks, then left the bar alone.
"When you know that your child isn't going to live, you learn to take every second and cherish it."
"While my treatment may have a short-term effect on my ability to attend as many community events as I would like, it will not hamper my ability to perform the other duties of my office or lessen my desire to continue serving the people of Waukesha County," Vrakas said.
WORZALLA today announced an agreement with SoftSolutions to install the Flex Real-time Production Management platform across WORZALLA's Stevens Point, Wisconsin production facility.
Instructor Buzz Vahradian of V's Bees will teach the fundamentals of beekeeping, providing a thorough overview for beginners interested in keeping bees or for those simply looking to learn more about these fascinating super organisms.
Louis Allen Schall and wife Helen lived at 459 Third Ave. S., Grand Rapids, in a home they had just moved into in early 1911.
Editor's note: "On the Job" is a blog by Stevens Point Journal Media Business Editor Nathan Vine that reports local business news in Portage County.
The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point didn't make recent top 50 lists of campuses for numbers of drug and alcohol arrests, but the number of alcohol arrests more than quadrupled at the central Wisconsin campus from 2010 to 2012, according to a recent report from rehabs.com.
OWI: Police arrested a 30-year-old Rio man on charges of operating while intoxicated at 1:55 a.m. Thursday near Northpoint Drive and Michigan Avenue.