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Child dies in shooting, two injured
Sat, 03 Jan 2015 07:39:46 -0800

The Grant County, Wisconsin Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting which left a six-year-old dead.

State grant boosts food co-op, downtown projects
Fri, 16 Jan 2015 08:17:46 -0800

A $500,000 grant from the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation will go far toward “feeding” redevelopment efforts in downtown Menomonie as well as give sustenance to the expansion and relocation of a local food market.

Former Tulsa Woman Dies After Wisconsin Shooting
Tue, 13 Jan 2015 12:43:56 -0800

A former Tulsa resident involved in a shooting has died of her injuries, according to the Grant County Sheriff's Office in Wisconsin.

Wisconsin DNR says white-nose found in Dane County
Tue, 20 Jan 2015 13:33:20 -0800

Wisconsin wildlife officials say a deadly bat disease has spread into Dane County.

Sheriff: Montfort mom shot kids, then herself day after released from mental health stay
Fri, 16 Jan 2015 09:29:32 -0800

Triple shooting in Montfort called murder-suicide

Wisconsin DNR says white-nose syndrome found in Dane County
Tue, 20 Jan 2015 13:01:38 -0800

MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin wildlife officials say a deadly bat disease has spread into Dane County. Department of Natural Resources officials announced Tuesday that swabs taken from two eastern pipistrelles from a single cave in November tested positive for the white-nose syndrome fungus.

State tech colleges share grant money
Sun, 25 Jan 2015 16:34:00 -0800

Certification in gerontology or alcohol and other drug abuse treatment will soon be available at Western Technical College in La Crosse. A mobile lab for health care education will be making the rounds in the Northcentral Technical College district. Nicolet Area Technical College in Rhinelander will be targeting veterans for entry into nursing programs.

State grant will help expand food co-op in Menomonie
Wed, 14 Jan 2015 12:17:49 -0800

The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation has awarded a $500,000 grant to the City of Menomonie to help expand a downtown food market—a project expected to create new jobs and play a key role in the redevelopment of downtown.

County receives state DOJ grant for treatment court
Wed, 21 Jan 2015 16:34:43 -0800

Dunn County Criminal Justice Collaboration Council (CJCC) announces that the county has received a $79,318 grant from the State of Wisconsin Department of Justice for Dunn County’s Treatment Court program.

Wisconsin Sheriff: No Suspect Sought In Shootings Of Former Tulsa Woman, Sons
Tue, 06 Jan 2015 11:23:45 -0800

Grant County's sheriff says evidence is still being processed as deputies investigate the fatal shooting of a 6-year-old boy and gunshot wounds to the child's mother and 8-year-old brother.