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Ballots set for local school boards

So far, it looks like local school boards will not see too many changes after the election in April. Only one of the four school districts, Spooner, has a contested race. Spooner Area School District has a three-way race for two seats, with Deb Olson adding her name to the ballot with incumbents Pau

APG OF WISCONSIN - 2018-01-15 14:28:00

Man arrested after alleged assault, firing shots

TOWN OF LENROOT- A man was arrested early on Saturday morning, Jan. 13, after allegedly assaulting a woman in a residence and firing a shot afterwards. The Sawyer County Sheriff's Office received two calls at approximately 1:12 a.m. reporting a domestic disturbance and shots fired at a residence in

APG OF WISCONSIN - 2018-01-15 20:43:00

Shots fired, one arrested at home near Seeley

A 39-year-old Seeley area man, Andrew J. Ahrens, was arrested by Sawyer County sheriff's officers early Saturday, Jan. 13, after shots were fired in a domestic disturbance at a residence at 13624 Valley Road off Highway 00 in the town of Lenroot. Sheriff Doug Mrotek said the Sheriff's Office receive

APG OF WISCONSIN - 2018-01-15 20:53:00

Errors plague Iowa family planning database

IOWA CITY - Wade Aldous, disease control director for the State Hygienic Laboratory at the University of Iowa, isn't sure how the lab known for confirming cases of West Nile virus, influenza and food poisoning got on a state list of family planning program providers. "I think that they use the term


Skating rink serves eastern Iowa community for over 40 years

DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) - More than four decades have passed since Jim LaPage first glided through Skate Country. The Dubuque skating rink served as the backdrop for countless childhood memories. It was the venue where LaPage met his wife. And, it was the perfect place to bring his two kids for an aftern


Police respond to stabbing on Garfield Avenue in Dubuque

DUBUQUE, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) -- Authorities are responding to a stabbing at 911 Garfield Avenue in Dubuque. Police say one person with stab wounds was taken to the hospital. One suspect is being pursued at this time. Stay with TV9 for the latest update. DUBUQUE, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) -- Authorities are resp

KCRG.COM - 2018-01-16 19:05:00

Dubuque leaders work to attract new internet service providers for businesses, citizens

DUBUQUE, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) -- Internet service is expanding in Dubuque. Cedar Rapids based ImOn Communications will serve customers by May, and Unite Private Networks, CS Technologies and Wisconsin Independent Network have expanded into Dubuque recently as well. Local business owner Nathan Greiner un

KCRG.COM - 2018-01-16 04:00:00

Phoenix Theatres to Reopen Kennedy Mall Movie Theaters in Dubuque, Iowa

DUBUQUE, IOWA — Phoenix Theatres has signed a lease to reopen the six movie screens at Kennedy Mall in Dubuque. Moviegoers will get to experience the upgrades to the theater in a grand opening, which is slated for March. Each auditorium will feature fully reclining chairs, premium sound, self-serve

REBUSINESSONLINE.COM - 2018-01-16 08:00:00

Bret Michaels coming to Dubuque

DUBUQUE, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) -- Bret Michaels, the front man of Poison, is coming back to the Mississippi Moon Bar on March 15. Michaels began his solo career in 1998 when he released his album, "A Letter from Death Row." Michaels has since released more singles and albums.including the best-of album,

KCRG.COM - 2018-01-15 19:23:00

Ice Fest event held in Dubuque

DUBUQUE, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) -- The annual Ice Fest event started at The National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium in Dubuque today. It's a three day event that will wrap up on Monday. Some of the things people did there were make ice sculptures, learn how to curl, and participate in an ice rescue d


Scales Mound FFA members compete in CDEs

SCALES MOUND - Scales Mound members recently competed in Career Development Events. Senior Ryan Schiess and junior Sam Townsend competed in the job interview CDE at Highland Community College on Dec. 18. In mid-November, each selected an advertised job to apply for, then created and submitted a resu

FREEPORT JOURNAL STANDARD - 2018-01-15 17:00:00

Police respond to disturbance at Providence Place mall

Providence police are in the Providence Place mall and Nordstrom's department store has been locked down. A Providence Journal reporter witnessed two police officers on the first level of the mall with guns drawn, warning people to get out of the mall. The officers later holstered their guns. Polic

PROVIDENCEJOURNAL.COM - 2018-01-15 21:58:18

Police: One person shot; Providence Place mall evacuated | Video

Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare said that one person has been shot at Providence Place mall parking garage, suffering a non-life-threatening injury. He said the shooting took place in the second-floor parking garage, outside the Nordstrom department store. A Journal employee witnessed a man b

PROVIDENCEJOURNAL.COM - 2018-01-15 21:58:18

Police: One man shot, one in custody in shooting at Providence Place garage | Video

A 19-year-old gunshot victim was taken to Rhode Island Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, according to the Providence police, who say they are still searching for the person or persons responsible, and the mall has been evacuated. A 19-year-old man was shot and police have one person in cu

PROVIDENCEJOURNAL.COM - 2018-01-15 21:58:18

NWS warns snow will impact Wednesday morning commute

A WINTER STORM ADVISORY has been issued for Northern Rhode Island while a less severe Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for the remainder of Rhode Island. The snowsotrm is expected to impact the Wednesday morning commute. / COURTESY NWS PROVIDENCE - The National Weather Service issued a Winte

PROVIDENCE BUSINESS NEWS - 2018-01-16 17:31:58

Women & Infants' emergency room earns Level 3 certification in opioid abuse, overdose treatment

DR. ROXANNE VREES, medical director of emergency obstetrics and gynecology at Women & Infants, with the hospital's new Level 3 opioid treatment certification. / COURTESY WOMEN & INFANTS PROVIDENCE - Women & Infants Hospital's Emergency Department has earned Level 3 Certification in opioid treatment,

PROVIDENCE BUSINESS NEWS - 2018-01-16 19:10:33

Citizens adds Zelle payment system to its offerings

BETH JOHNSON, chief marketing officer and head of virtual channels at Citizens Bank, says adding the Zelle payment system will allow the bank "to deliver a convenient, user-friendly [person-to-person] payments experience" to its customers. / COURTESY CITIZENS BANK PROVIDENCE - Citizens Bank continue

PROVIDENCE BUSINESS NEWS - 2018-01-16 09:45:30

Five Questions With: Kevin Ruth

KEVIN RUTH is head of wealth planning and personal trust at Fidelity Investments. / COURTESY FIDELITY INVESTMENTS Kevin Ruth is head of wealth planning and personal trust at Fidelity Investments. The company often fields questions from customers wondering how they should incorporate digital assets,

PROVIDENCE BUSINESS NEWS - 2018-01-16 09:30:26

RISCPA expects more than 600 to attend annual networking event

PROVIDENCE - The Rhode Island Society of Certified Public Accounts is hosting its annual networking event on Thursday. The state's largest association of certified public accountants expects more than 600 CPAs, financial advisers, lawyers, elected officials and other professionals to attend the even

PROVIDENCE BUSINESS NEWS - 2018-01-16 09:10:30

Sheriff Joe Arpaio will be keynote speaker at GOP dinner

MINDEN, NV - Former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio will be a guest speaker at a Republican dinner in Nevada. The Reno Gazette-Journal reports the 85-year-old Arpaio, who recently announced he is running for the U.S. Senate, will speak at the Lincoln Reagan Dinner and Fund Raiser Feb. 18 at the Carson Va

ABC 15 NEWS - 2018-01-16 15:58:58