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Mother, suspect dead following St. Croix County stabbing, chase
HUDSON - The suspect in the killing of his mother in St. Croix County apparently killed himself in his vehicle early Sunday morning following a chase that covered more than 50 miles.
10 hrs ago
Sectional wrestling: North’s Phillips, Memorial’s Smith win titles; Eilts and Skillings also qualify
RIVER FALLS — Mason Phillips has been there, done that before and looked to gain momentum heading into the state tournament, where the Eau Claire North junior has his eyes set on his first career state title. 
19 hrs ago
Deep divide: Neighbors, developer clash over proposed rural Eau Claire subdivision
‘Water, water everywhere, nor any drop to drink.”
19 hrs ago
Open enrollment could close to Memorial High School
Memorial High School’s enrollment is creeping toward capacity, prompting the school board to discuss closing the school off to students looking to open enroll in the district. 
19 hrs ago
local briefs
Advanced Degrees 2/19/17

The following students from west-central Wisconsin have earned advanced degrees:

19 hrs ago
Dean's List 2/19/17

The following students from west-central Wisconsin have been named to the dean’s list:

19 hrs ago
Bulletin Board 2/19/17

Submit notices to Leader-Telegram, P.O. Box 570, Eau Claire, WI 54702-0570 or

19 hrs ago
Marriage Licenses 2/19/17

The following couple’s have applied for marriage licenses:

19 hrs ago
Fisherman rescued in Merrick State Park

FOUNTAIN CITY — Emergency responders rescued a 69-year-old man Friday afternoon who fell through the ice in Merrick State Park on the Mississippi River. …

20 hrs ago
local business
Briefcase 2/19/17

Local engineering firm MEP expands ownership ranks 

19 hrs ago
Business Registrations 2/19/17

The following area business registrations, such as limited liability companies and corporations, were filed in October.

19 hrs ago
Business Roundup 2/17/17

Rice Lake students win regional business contest

2 days ago
Business Briefs 02/11/17

Earnings rise at National Presto

1 week ago
Briefcase 2/5/17

Wisconsin rises on U-Haul’s list for top U.S. growth states

2 weeks ago