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August 3, 2017
The new St. Croix Crossing bridge opened in Oak Park Heights at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017.  Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
People line up for miles to be first ones to cross major new Minnesota-Wisconsin bridge
August 3, 2017 - 9:18am
August 2, 2017
NTSB issues initial report on plane crash that killed 6 in northern Wisconsin
August 2, 2017 - 6:04pm
Officers, suspects named in gunfight between police, two teens in SE Minnesota
August 2, 2017 - 3:44pm
Kathryn R. Burge (photo from 2003)
Church volunteer accused of skimming cash, perhaps as much as $40,000
August 2, 2017 - 12:05pm
John Behling on the University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire campus on Tuesday, July 25, 2017. Photo courtesy of Eau Claire Leader-Telegram
New Wisconsin Regents president aims to reshape state's higher education system
August 2, 2017 - 8:54am
An aerial view shows the new St. Croix Crossing bridge, foreground, over the St. Croix River on Thursday, July 20, 2017. The new bridge, which connects Oak Park Heights, Minn. and St. Joseph, Wis., replaces the old Stillwater Lift Bridge, rear, which opened in 1931. A dedication ceremony to mark the opening of the new bridge will be held Wed, Aug. 2, 2017 at 10 a.m.  (John Autey / Special to the Pioneer Press)
1931 car to be last to cross Stillwater lift bridge as massive new bridge opens
August 2, 2017 - 8:24am
August 1, 2017
Courtesy of U.S. Mint
Apostle Islands, Voyageurs to be featured on quarters
August 1, 2017 - 5:23pm
A gray wolf moves through forested country in winter. (2012 file / National Park Service)
Appeals court backs wolves' endangered status
August 1, 2017 - 5:20pm
Veteran firefighter Jeff Dykes developed a lighted eight-directional compass that attaches to the inside of a firefighter’s helmet to help navigate. Photo courtesy of the Eau Claire Leader-Telegram
Thanks to his potentially life-saving invention, Wisconsin fire captain to meet Trump
August 1, 2017 - 9:55am
July 29, 2017
Wisconsin files first brief to U.S. Supreme Court in gerrymandering case
July 29, 2017 - 9:39am
July 26, 2017
Foxconn Chairman Terry Gou (center) greets Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (left) as House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) applauds Wednesday during a White House event where the Taiwanese electronics manufacturer announced plans to build a $10 billion dollar LCD display panel screen plant in Wisconsin. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
Foxconn announces major new manufacturing plant in Wisconsin
July 26, 2017 - 5:04pm
July 25, 2017
Sen. Ron Johnson of Wisconsin speaks with reporters ahead of Tuesday's health care vote in Washington. (Aaron P. Bernstein / Reuters)
Johnson casts key health care vote
July 25, 2017 - 6:54pm
Sawyer County sheriff to step down
July 25, 2017 - 6:14pm
Rob Reid and Jayne Freij hike along the Savannah Loop trail on the morning of Tuesday, July 18, 2017, at Beaver Creek Reserve in Fall Creek. Marisa Wojcik / Eau Claire Leader-Telegram
Couple addicted to hiking trails throughout Wisconsin, Minnesota
July 25, 2017 - 11:58am
Nathan Olson talks about the destruction caused by the May 16, 2017, tornado that blew through his eastern Barron County property along Prairie Lake, which was mostly invisible from their cabin before the storm. Eric Lindquist / Eau Claire Leader-Telegram
Tornado victims rebuilding lives after storm ravages Wisconsin communities
July 25, 2017 - 7:37am