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November 13, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Baraboo school officials investigating controversial photo; more state news stories
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November 12, 2018
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
Prescott residents are invited to an open house  5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday Nov. 14 at the Prescott Municipal Building (800 Borner St.) focusing on the revitalization of the Prescott riverfront. File photo
Prescott looking to revitalize riverfront
November 9, 2018 - 10:00am
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
Survey results are in! Spring Valley School District residents weighed in on the future of the Spring Valley Elementary building, which is currently located downtown. File photo
Survey results show support for new Spring Valley Elementary building
November 8, 2018 - 9:00am
November 7, 2018
Village of Bay City purchases Bluff Country campground
November 7, 2018 - 4:00pm
A poster up in the Ellsworth Public Library (312 W. Main St.) urges supporters to sign a petition supporting a larger library. David Clarey / RiverTown Multimedia
Ellsworth library referendum shows slight support
November 7, 2018 - 3:41pm
Tony Evers (left) and Gov. Scott Walker
Wisconsin roundup: No concession yet in governor's race; damaged ballots questioned; more state news stories
November 7, 2018 - 11:33am
UPDATE: Evers declared winner of gubernatorial race early Wednesday
November 7, 2018 - 1:51am
Assembly District 93: Petryk tops Warner
November 7, 2018 - 12:12am
Senate District 31: Democrat Smith appears headed toward win in western Wis.
November 7, 2018 - 12:01am
November 6, 2018
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar gives her victory speech at the DFL election night party in St. Paul, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Klobuchar wins re-election bid for Minnesota
November 6, 2018 - 11:53pm
Republican Kerry Feuerhelm (right) defeated Democrat Megan Erwin for the Pierce County Clerk of Court position. File photo
Feuerhelm wins Pierce County Clerk of Court
November 6, 2018 - 11:47pm