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This week's headlines...

Sheriffs candidates talk issues

Unity levies to the max, but taxes decrease

Assembly District 28 candidate profiles

Two State Treasurer candidates sound off

Cake quarrel turns ugly at county jail

Local hospital and clinic prepared 
or Ebola

St. Croix Falls Council says NO to one new vehicle, YES to a second

Seniors say city needs to forge an new agreement

Development agreement passes muster with city

ALICE: Shooter training goes viral in Luck

Even the youngsters need computer savvy

Final levy numbers certified for Luck School

State Patrol gets two-for-one on OWI charges

Sibling karaoke duet hits sour note

Diaper bag does not hide all the loot

Luck Library and Museum showing film classic

Dresser Library director says goodbye, will miss the kids
High School Sports headlines...
Eagles boys earn a silver to pass to state

Bears bar Cardinals' way to state

Good...but not good enough, Eagles fall to Chetek

Lakeland All Conference teams announced

Valley Christian School hosts CAL tournament
Teen Driver Safety Week to be held October 19 to 25
Last year, 28 teenagers were killed and more than 5,000 were injured in traffic crashes in Wisconsin, according to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT).
To help protect teens from needless death and injuries, Governor Scott Walker has proclaimed the week of October 19 to 25 as Teen Driver Safety Week in Wisconsin. The annual Teen Driver Safety Week is an opportunity to encourage teens to make better decisions behind the wheel and increase parental involvement as teenagers gain driving experience. (more)