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UW campuses try to plug faculty brain drain
In the face of major budget cuts, regional public universities have attempted to find modest financial incentives to retain professors tempted by higher pay at comparable institutions in other states.
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Ski jumping: Austrian Stefan Huber wins at Silver Mine after brother Daniel’s Friday victory
The Austrian Huber brothers like to compete against each other.
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Club MTC provides industrial equipment, training
CHIPPEWA FALLS — Karen Polzin already is a loyal customer at a recently launched business that is unique to the area.
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Boys & Girls Club seeks city’s OK for relocation
The Boys & Girls Club of the Greater Chippewa Valley is seeking the city’s rezoning approval so it can move into a former Eau Claire church this summer.
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Court Report 2/14/16

Barron County

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Eau Claire man imprisoned for selling meth

An Eau Claire man will spend three years in prison for selling methamphetamine to police informants.

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Arcadia man faces sex assault charge

WHITEHALL — An Arcadia man is charged in Trempealeau County Court with sexually assaulting a girl for several months

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Fountain City man charged with repeat sex assaults

WHITEHALL — A 53-year-old Fountain City man has been charged in Trempealeau County Court with sexually assaulting a girl for several years.

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Eau Claire woman charged after pot mailed to home

An Eau Claire woman is accused of having nearly 6 pounds of marijuana mailed to her residence.

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Court Report 2/13/16

Barron County

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Water service restored to Altoona neighborhoods

ALTOONA — Water was back on for all residents around 3:15 p.m. Friday after a large water main broke on Spooner Avenue near the intersection with Brookshire Court.…

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Civil suit filed in hunting dispute

DURAND — A Menomonie man injured during a hunting dispute has filed a civil lawsuit in Pepin County Court.

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Charge: Man attempted to drown girlfriend in tub

An Eau Claire man faces six criminal charges after police say he hit and tried drowning his girlfriend.

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Woman, 93, dies from injuries sustained in Pierce County fire

ELLSWORTH — A 93-year-old woman died Friday from injuries sustained in a Pierce County house fire.

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business
A cut above

MENOMONIE — Lisa Anshus Frank has fond memories of literally growing up in the family business.

3 months ago
Southwest problems solved

DALLAS — A day after technology problems delayed hundreds of Southwest Airlines flights, the carrier’s operations were running more smoothly Monday.

4 months ago
Business Briefs 10/13/15

Layoffs announced in Augusta, Sparta

4 months ago
Business Expo & Job Fair on tap

Planning for an annual one-day event that draws nearly 2,000 people and features around 150 exhibitors is no easy task.

4 months ago
Buzz spreading as grocery store opening nears in Altoona development

ALTOONA — Throngs of people already have tried to get in the store to shop, and drivers have tried in vain to pump fuel at its newly built gas station.

5 months ago
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