DWD Clears Wisconsin Unemployment Claims Backlog

MADISON — Department of Workforce Development (DWD) Secretary-designee Amy Pechacek today announced that the Unemployment Insurance (UI) Division has cleared […]

News around the North – December 2020

Mother and son charged with hiding father’s corpse BARRON COUNTY, Wisc.—Connie Lou Herbst, 62, of New Prague, Minnesota, and her […]

Vigilance needed as Gypsy moth numbers increase

(DATCP) — The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) caught 83,720 gypsy moths in 10,139 traps in […]

Catastrophic Aid Request Approved For 15 Communities and Tribes

(WI DNR) — Fifteen Wisconsin communities will receive additional grant funding to help address damage from widespread storms last July. […]

AG Kaul Joins Comment Letter Asking EPA to Improve Its Proposed Revised Standards for Lead in Drinking Water

(WI DOJ) – Attorney General Josh Kaul, as part of a 10-state coalition, this week filed comments to the U.S. […]

7 Northern Wisconsin kids who made it (kinda) big

For all of our rural landscapes and lack of opportunity, it’s easy to forget that northern Wisconsin has produced some […]