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Elevated Fire Danger in Wisconsin

Today's forecast suggests another active wildfire day, with fire danger anticipated to reach High to Very High across most of Wisconsin. Burn permits will be suspended in 41 counties. / Photo Credit: Wisconsin DNR

DNR Asks Public To Avoid All Outdoor Burning

Note that Dunn County is currently listed as having a very high fire risk. Please refrain from making fires. 

MADISON, Wis. – As dry, windy and warm conditions persist, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) asks the public to avoid all outdoor

Dunn County high-speed pursuit

Roosevelt D. Gills

According to a press release from the Dunn County Sheriff's Office:

On Tuesday, April 9, 2024 at approximately 8:08 AM, the Dunn County Sheriff’s Office was advised of a vehicle pursuit initiated by the Wisconsin State Patrol (WSP) that was entering Dunn County westbound on US Highway 12 toward Elk

Governor calls Joint Finance Committee into special meeting

Governor Tony Evers

Governor moves to press Republican-controlled JFC to release $140 million in already-approved investments to fight PFAS statewide and stabilize healthcare access in Western Wisconsin in the wake of recent HSHS and Prevea health system closures

Governor also today vetoed Senate Bill 312, which

Dunn County Family Treatment Court receives award

The state of Wisconsin has recognized the Dunn County Family Treatment Court for helping to keep families together.

Officials with the county Family Treatment Court (FTC) have been informed that it was chosen to receive one of the inaugural Secretary’s Putting Families First Awards for 2024 from the

Governor Evers vetoes school superintendent bill

Governor Tony Evers

GOP-backed bill would have allowed unlicensed individuals with no background check to interact directly with kids at school

MADISON — Gov. Tony Evers today vetoed a Republican-backed bill that would have allowed individuals with no license, no education, no training, no experience, no specific

City of Menomonie Announces Spring Curbside Yard Waste Pickup Dates

City staff will pickup leaves and brush curbside on three dates this spring.


MENOMONIE, WI (March 2024) – The City of Menomonie will be picking up yard waste and brush curbside on the following dates: April 15, April 22, and April 29, 2024. Leaves, grass clippings and garden debris need to be placed