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As a young boy of 3 or so, I broke my left wrist. According to my mother, I was climbing on the back[...]
Douglas D. Radtke, 73, Stevens Point, a former professor emeritus at the University of Wisconsin-Ste[...]
William “Bill” Mingenbach, 84, Taos, N.M., formerly of Stevens Point, died Tuesday, July 24, 2012, a[...]
Portage County Board Supervisor and Democratic primary candidate for 71st Assembly District Tom Mall[...]
Helen “Susie” Jankowski, 87, Junction City, died Sunday, July 22, 2012. Mrs. Jankowski was born July[...]
Georgia G. “Gigi” Bennett, 89, mother of a Plover woman, died Saturday, July 21, 2012 at North Centr[...]
Darren “Big D” Beacham, 51, a local business owner and a former coach for several local youth teams,[...]
Muriel Etta Taggart, 97, Junction City, died Saturday, July 21, 2012, at A Touch of Home CBRF in Mar[...]
Lola M. Pankratz, 97, Milladore, died Friday, July 20, 2012, at the Country Terrace Assisted Living [...]
In a 14-7-1 vote, the Portage County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday, July 17, to privatize the h[...]
Just like the first time the two rivals met earlier this season, the Stevens Point Sixers Legion bas[...]
This year marks the 100-year anniversary of service for the Bancroft State Bank in Bancroft. The ban[...]
The Portage County Historical Society (PCHS) will highlight Portage County’s agricultural history du[...]
More donations are needed for Project Fresh Clothes, an annual effort to collect and distribute clot[...]
In last Friday’s paper, I talked about the trouble my wife, Jenny, and I were having in coming up wi[...]
Once a farmkid was just a different kind of animal, if more kindly described as a tribal affiliation[...]
The house at 6604 County Highway BB in the town of Buena Vista has stood for almost 100 years. Soon,[...]
Regular readers of the space know I occasionally rely on polls for column material. A goodly number [...]
Judith A. Cieslewicz, 66, Plover, died Wednesday, July 18, 2012, at her home. A memorial service wil[...]
Bernice R. Rogoski, 96, Stevens Point, died Monday, July 16, 2012, at her home, while under the care[...]