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CHIPPEWA GRANTS: The Community Foundation of Chippewa County’s 2019-20 grant cycle opens Friday.

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

The Eau Claire County board of supervisors at its meeting Tuesday approved the transfer of $240,000 from the sixth courtroom capital account to fund the design and construction of office space at the District Attorney’s office at a cost of $172,000 and for special assessments payable to the …

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MADISON — Wisconsin receiver Quintez Cephus returned to practice Wednesday, though he is not eligible to play in games yet at least in part because he lacks credits after he was expelled this spring amid sexual assault allegations.

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BLACK RIVER FALLS — Two people were arrested Wednesday after the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office’s emergency response team served a search warrant at a home in Black River Falls.

Wisconsin saw progress in its campaign against painkiller abuse as opioid-overdose deaths fell last year, but a gathering Tuesday in Eau Claire emphasized ways to continue addressing the drug epidemic.

The State Patrol will use aircraft to watch for speeding, tailgating or other dangerous driving today along Interstate 94 in Eau Claire County.

Matthew Makela of Eau Claire is a kindhearted 4-year-old who tucks in 20 stuffed animals nightly and gives his younger sister, Emily Makela, a kiss, hug and farewell message of “Bye, little girl” at day care drop-off daily. He also loves animals and playing outside.

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Two of three men accused of sexually assaulting a UW-Eau Claire student in March at an Eau Claire apartment have the opportunity to avoid a criminal conviction.

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This year’s Indian relay races have been canceled. The event, which would have been the first of its kind in the Eau Claire region, will be pushed back to next year.

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The identity of a 14-year-old boy killed on Friday afternoon by a falling tree in Barron County has been released by authorities.

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — Dakota Hudson and two relievers combined on a one-hitter, and Paul DeJong homered to lead the St. Louis Cardinals over the Milwaukee Brewers 3-0 Monday night in a series opener between NL Central contenders.

The recipes I share are inspired most by what is seasonal and the holidays on the calendar. Summer of course means garden-fresh produce is abundant. Fall means apples, squash and heartier comfort foods are making an appearance. Holiday meals are not far behind.

Even with bipartisan support, bills to combat high prescription drug prices will need President Donald Trump’s help to get past a roadblock in the Senate, a U.S. congressman said Monday.

Statewide home sales rebounded last month after slowing down in June, but still remain behind 2018’s pace.