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Palmyra-Eagle School Board President Is Stepping Down

Palmyra-Eagle School Board President Is Stepping Down

Palmyra-Eagle Area School District Board President Scott Hoff says one of the reasons he is stepping down is the announcement that a member of a citizen’s group will give 100-thousand dollars in matching funds to the district, if board members give up their seats. Hoff, Vice President Tara Bollman, and Clerk Carrie Ollis submitted resignations…

New Study: Minnesota, Iowa Have Better Drivers Than Wisconsin

New Study: Minnesota, Iowa Have Better Drivers Than Wisconsin

A website, “Car Insurance Comparison-dot-com,” compared data on measures like fatality rate, careless driving, drunk driving and speeding to come up with a list that ranked Wisconsin 22nd in the nation in 2019 for bad driving. One big factor: having the 5th most drunk driving cases. Minnesota and Iowa ranked 1st and 2nd. New Mexico…

Palmyra:  Officer, Firefighter Pull Woman, Her 2 Dogs Out Of Pond

Palmyra: Officer, Firefighter Pull Woman, Her 2 Dogs Out Of Pond

When emergency responders first arrived at a pond Tuesday afternoon, they found a woman and her dog in the icy waters of a pond.  Another dog had been able to get out.  Officer Paul Blunt and a Palmyra firefighter say they think they were able to get the victims out of the water in less…

Racine Mayor Declares Emergency Due To Massive Erosion Along Shoreline

Racine Mayor Declares Emergency Due To Massive Erosion Along Shoreline

The City of Racine is asking for state and federal assistance as it deals with massive erosion along the Lake Michigan shoreline.  Mayor Cory Mason issued a declaration of emergency Wednesday.  High winds of 50 miles-an-hour combined with 20-foot waves to cause millions of dollars in damages.  The worst damage has been reported at Pershing…

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Wisconsin Men’s Basketball Loses at #15 Michigan State

Wisconsin Men’s Basketball Loses at #15 Michigan State

The Wisconsin men’s basketball team dropped its 12th straight game at number-15 Michigan State 67-55 Friday night.  The Spartans built a 35-20 lead at the half and never trailed.  Nate Reuvers scored 19 points and Kobe King added 10 in defeat for the Badgers.  U-W falls to 11-and-7 overall and 4-and-3 in Big Ten play. …

Bucks Hold Off Furious Rally by Boston Celtics, Win 128-123

Bucks Hold Off Furious Rally by Boston Celtics, Win 128-123

The Milwaukee Bucks needed every bit of the big lead they had built up when Boston mounted a furious fourth-quarter rally Thursday night.  The Bucks held on for a 128-123 win over their Eastern Conference rivals despite 40 points from Celtics point guard Kemba Walker.  Giannis Antetokounmpo did most of the heavy lifting on the…

In-Season Additions BIG for Packers

In-Season Additions BIG for Packers

The free-agent signings of Za’Darius and Preston Smith get a lot of attention – and they should – but the addition of two players during the regular season are big factors in the Packers’ recent success.  Kick returner Tyler Ervin has rescued the team’s punt return game, moving it from historically-bad to an offensive weapon. …

 
 
 
 
 

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