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Wrestling: Ten to represent Pierce County at individual state tournament

Ten Pierce County wrestlers qualified for the 76th Annual WIAA Individual Wrestling Championship Tournament on Saturday, Feb. 16, by placing third or better in their sectional brackets. Ellsworth, Prescott and Spring Valley/Elmwood all claimed a sectional champion at their designated state-qualifyin


Girls' basketball: Prescott 'applies pressure' to Hilltoppers after disappointing loss to Osceola

The Prescott Cardinals were prepared to earn a share of the 2018-19 Middle Border Conference title on Thursday, Feb. 14, but instead left Osceola with their third loss of the season and no excuses.


Here we go again: More snow for southern Wisconsin Sunday

There's still more than a month of winter left to get through for southern Wisconsin, and Mother Nature doesn't want us to forget it anytime soon. Another round of light to moderate snow associated with a low pressure system to our south will overspread the area after midnight Sunday.


Wisconsin Black Caucus Takes Back Vote on AJR8

The Wisconsin Black Caucus is standing its ground and taking away its vote of support concerning the Republican’s decision to not honor Milwaukee native Collin Kaepernick. This decision was made as a part of its resolution to honor the state’s influential Black Americans during Black History Month.


Three-vehicle collision leaves all uninjured in Prescott

No injuries were sustained after three cars collided at the intersection of Highway 10 and Canton Street in Prescott early in the morning Tuesday, Feb. 12. According to a news release from the City of Prescott Police Department:


Girls Basketball: Cat’s can’t keep up with Cards

The Wildcat girls’ basketball team went toe-to-toe with first place Chippewa Falls Friday Feb. 15, in River Falls, but in the end it couldn’t stop the Cardinals from clinching their second straight Big Rivers Conference championship.


Prescott Foundation adds spark to ball park upgrades

With a grant of $10,000, the Prescott Foundation joined the Spark the Park campaign to upgrade Firehall Field in Prescott. The project is led by the CAB Company, a volunteer organization that has donated both money and time since 1998 to maintain, upgrade and operate the ball field.


Traffic alert: Crash closes all NB lanes of I-43 near Wisconsin 60 in Ozaukee County

OZAUKEE COUNTY — Authorities are responding to a crash on I-43 northbound near Wisconsin 60 in Grafton on Saturday evening, Feb. 16. It happened shortly before 5 p.m. The Wisconsin Department of Transportation reports all northbound lanes are closed due to this crash, as well as the on and off ramps


Wisconsin social media got weird this week

Wisconsin social media was in a flurry over the past two weeks from news that stretched from silly to the surreal. Here is a recap:. (PHOTO: Instagram/kdubs10s) A recent post in the Bluemound Heights group of the NextDoor app complained about snowmen participating in lewd activity. It looks like the


STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 2/28/19, 4 pm; Wisconsin Street Storage, Hudson

(Pub. Feb. 14 - Final Feb. 21, 2019) Wisconsin Street Storage will hold a public sale of the following self storage units on Thursday, February 28, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. at the storage units on the intersection of Galahad & Monroe Street N in North Hudson. The following tenants have been notified by cer


Sexual assault charges re-filed against Pierce County deputy

Pierce County (WQOW) – Child sexual assault charges have been re-filed against a Pierce County Sheriff’s Department deputy. The charges against Allen Wojcik were dropped without prejudice after a mix-up with who would be prosecuting the case.


Kelly Clarkson’s rendition of Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper’s ‘Shallow’ stuns audience in Wisconsin

Kelly Clarkson’s rendition of the popular and Grammy Award-winning song “Shallow” stunned the audience at the singer’s Friday night concert in Green Bay, Wisconsin. Before Clarkson, 36, performed her version of the song -- which singer Lady Gaga and actor Bradley Cooper perform together in their rec


Wisconsin drug bust leads to 9 arrests

Investigators from the Sawyer County Sheriff's Office carried out several Valentine's Day search warrants, seizing drugs, cash and guns. The bust led to the arrest of nine suspects.


Pierce County Circuit Court briefs

Nicholas L. Bard, 27, Ellsworth, was ordered to pay $100 cash bail on felony possess with intent-THC and possess drug paraphernalia charges Jan. 24. The charges stemmed from a Dec. 14 incident in River Falls.


3 dead in north-central Minnesota shooting knew each other, Hubbard County officials say

NEVIS, Minn. —Law enforcement officials say the three people who died in a north-central Minnesota shooting that also left a deputy wounded, knew each other. Authorities had not yet determined a motive a Friday, Feb. 15, for the shooting that took place Thursday night in Nevis. The shooting led to a


Wisconsin dentist arrested in connection to arson of boat house

A local dentist has been arrested for setting a neighbor's boat house on fire. According to a complaint, John Haag, 55, was arrested on Feb. 2 for arson. The complaint says the St. Croix County Sheriff's Department was called to a boat house fire near Bass Lake in New Richmond, Wisconsin, at about 4


Highway 316 crash results in life-threatening injury

A two-vehicle crash on Highway 316 near the area of Bauer Circle on Thursday morning resulted in life-threatening injuries for a 20-year-old woman from Cottage Grove, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.


Dakota County Jail Bookings On Valentine's Day

HASTINGS, MN — The following people were booked at the Dakota County Jail on Valentine's Day after their arrests. Arrested on suspicion of financial transaction card fraud.


Man dies after being found shot in the chest in Crystal parking lot

CRYSTAL, Minn. (FOX 9) - One man is dead after a shooting in Crystal Friday night, according to Crystal police. At 7:44 p.m. police responded to a report of a person laying in the parking lot in the 3000 block of Sumter Avenue.


Woman Killed, Alcohol Involved In Valentine's Day Crash: Police

DAKOTA COUNTY, MN — A 49-year-old passenger was killed on Valentine's Day in Dakota County as a result of a single-car crash. The Minnesota State Patrol says alcohol was involved.