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MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin judge is considering whether to make clear that local election officials can accept absentee ballots missing parts of a witness’s address. It marks the latest legal fight in the battleground state where Republicans are opposing the acceptance of partial addresses. The case was brought by the League of Women […]

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — University of Wisconsin System officials say they will prohibit the use of TikTok on system devices. Earlier this month, Gov. Tony Evers banned the use of TikTok on state phones and other devices, citing potential risks to privacy, safety, and security.

WISCONSIN / UP – The prices of eggs continue to rise; Egg prices have almost doubled mainly due to the bird flu in chicken flocks.  According to data from the Federal Reserve, the prices of a dozen large grade A eggs have more-than doubled to $3.59 in November – up from $1.72 the year-earlier.  Farmers […]

MASON – Annual Bayfield Country Concert Series Announces Big Line Up for 2023. Country music fans…the lineup for the Concert in the Corn in Mason, Bayfield County, Wisconsin on August 25th & 26th has been announced. Headlining the third annual event is Grammy Award winning, multi-platinum selling country star Trace Adkins, along with Eddie Mongomery […]

BESSEMER – The Bessemer city council met lasting night.  The council discussed their recent audit report.  The report indicated that Bessemer received an excellent rating with only of few comments noted which the city was able to resolve quickly.  The General fund currently has $956,604 and the cities pension fund is down to $729,477 from […]

EAGLE RIVER – Illegal Off Trail Riding Cause for Concern in Vilas County. Snowmobilers are out in force as of late and there are some riders who are threating access by going off trail, violating one of the biggest rules of snowmobiling…stay on marked trails. Vilas County parks and recreation supervisor Todd Bierman says they […]

BESSEMER – Gogebic and Ontonagon Counties Receive Grant to Help Moms and Babies. The Upper Peninsula Perinatal Quality Collaborative in Gogebic and Ontonagon as well as Baraga, Houghton and Keweenaw counties will share in a $50,000 grant through the Advancing Maternal Health Equity program. The grant is funded by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan […]

EAGLE RIVER, MI – Two men were sentenced to jail and one man was given probation for illegally entering and taking minerals from a mine in Copper Falls in the Keweenaw Peninsula in March 2020.  On Jan. 12, 39-year-old Brent Hiltunen and 40-year-old Ike Kinsinger, both from Calumet, were both sentenced to 30 days in […]

WHITE PINE – Plans to begin mining copper at White Pine are moving forward again.  Highland Copper has begun infill drilling at the site of the White Pine North project, which is adjacent to the heritage White Pine Mine, which closed in the 1990s.  Infill drilling is typically the final step in the process of […]

IRONWOOD – Michigan gas price averages have risen again around the state this week, a total of 7 cents since last week.  Michigan drivers are now paying an average of $3.37 per gallon for regular unleaded gas according to AAA. This price is 39 cents more than this time last month, and 13 cents more […]