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This week's headlines...

Five of six budget amendments approved at County level

Date finally set for horse abuse trial

Dispute turns ugly, stabbing in Clayton

County youth suicide prevention project

Two injuries in motorcycle, horse trailer accident

State aid up, St. Croix Falls School District taxes down

Taxes going up in Luck

New life for Luck Golf Course

Taskforce hopes to perform mental health screening

St. Croix Falls CDA rushing towards agreement

Bar fight results in two arrests

Frederic Elementary recognized at State Capitol

Antique appraisal event at Luck Library

Keep students safe-don't pass a stopped school bus

More discussion held on landlord registry

Taylors Falls City Council split over MHS partnership

Lodge Project preparation concludes, work to begin

Meth bust in Amery

Community flu vaccination clinics postponed

Governor announces Ebola prevention plan
High School Sports headlines...
Eagles and Saints brawl for playoff spot

Luck claws their way back to the top (almost)

Victory at Boyceville! Unity moves on

Saints volleyball season ends
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)