Amtrak Looks to Expand Empire Builder Service
Officials from Wisconsin and Minnesota are looking into the possibility of expanding Amtrak passenger rail service from the current level of one trip each day.
Atlas Resin Proppants Nominated for the 2011 Manufacturer of the Year Awards
(1/16/12) Atlas Resin Proppants from Taylor, Wisconsin, has been nominated by the Black River Area Chamber of Commerce for the 2011 Manufacturer of the Year (MOTY) awards.
Alma Center Man Could Spend Time for Killing Cat
If a 30 year old Alma Center man is convicted, he could spend 18 months in prison for killing a cat by using a remote-controlled car.
Bangor USPS Closure a Surprise to Customers
(1/14/11) It wasn’t on the list of proposed closings, so the shut down of the post office in Bangor surprised almost everyone – including those who work there.
Taylor Man Turns Himself In
(1/14/12) A Taylor man turned himself in Thursday night after a 3-day search.
Powers Found Guilty of 2010 Murder
(1/14/11) According to published reports this morning, 24 year-old Aaron Powers has been found guilty and convicted of 1st degree reckless homicide and several burglary charges. Authorities say Powers shot 56 year-old Terrance Stoen through his patio door in North Bend back in October of 2010.
3-Semis Crash on I-94 Near BRF
(1/14/11) The State Patrol say the crash involving 3 semis yesterday on I-94 near Black River Falls kept reckor crues busy until nearly 9 o’clock last night.
Hill Jumping to Blame in Deaths
(1/14/11) Eau Claire County accident investigators say last month’s fatal crash of a car full of teenagers was caused by hill jumping.