Wood County Board to Hold October Meeting in Evening in Attempt to Encourage Public...

The Wood County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to hold their October meeting in the evening as a trial to see if they can...

City Could Exceed Snow and Ice Control Budget

Marshfield, WI (OnFocus) About half the budget for snow and ice control has been spent, thanks in part to February’s heavy snowfall. The budget for...

Is Jane Sanders the most powerful woman not running in 2020?

By STEPHEN BRAUN, WILSON RING and STEVE PEOPLES Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — During Bernie Sanders' long political career, Jane Sanders has served variously as...

Common Council Reconsiders TID #12 Creation for KC Hall Hotel Project

MARSHFIELD, WI (OnFocus) At its March 14 meeting, the Common Council reconsidered the creation of TIF District No. 12, this time without developer incentives...

Fundraising Outlook for Hefko Pool Project is Optimistic, Study Finds

Marshfield, WI (OnFocus) The outlook of a successful private fundraising campaign for replacing Hefko Pool is optimistic, a study found. A feasibility study conducted by...

Judge rules against NCAA in federal antitrust lawsuit

By RALPH D. RUSSO AP College Football Writer A judge ruled against the NCAA on Friday night in a federal antitrust lawsuit, saying football and...

Note: Walker wished Evers well, told him to stay connected

By SCOTT BAUER, Associated Press MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Outgoing Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker wished his Democratic successor well in a brief, handwritten note and advised...

Staunchly liberal Hawaii in no rush to legalize marijuana

By AUDREY McAVOY, Associated Press HONOLULU (AP) — On the political spectrum, Hawaii is among the bluest of states. Democrats control all the levers of power...

The Latest: Evers targets gas taxes in state budget

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on Gov. Tony Evers preparing to release his first executive state budget (all times local): 7 p.m. Gas taxes in...

Study Identifies Housing Needs in Marshfield

Development has not kept pace with demand for single family housing in Marshfield, a study concluded. The 2014 Housing Study and Needs Assessment was updated...

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