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Deputies, dispatcher, honored for preventing suicide

By Brandi Makuski Several from the Portage Co. Sheriff’s Office were honored on Thursday for

 

Peddlers Collective is an antiquer’s dream come true

By Sierra White It’s not much to look at from the outside, but inside the

  

B’s Egg Rolls makes Division St. debut

By Sierra White If the busy drive-thru was any indication on Wednesday, word had already

 

County launches new COVID-19 dashboard

By Patrick Lynn Portage Co. this week unveiled a new dashboard to help the public

 

DA’s office: Dewey man facing charges after assault on deputy, threat to kill

By Brandi Makuski A Dewey man has been released on a $500 cash bond after

 

Traffic snarls on I-39 will continue with WisDOT construction

Metro Wire Staff Motorists northbound on I-39 were backed up for over a mile on

 

Comptroller: Turning down TAP grant could’ve put Bus. 51 rebuild in jeopardy

By Brandi Makuski Approving an overbudget bid for 13 miles of bicycle lane infrastructure across

 

Column: Use common sense, avoid tragedy this Fourth of July

From barbeques and cooling off by the pool, to scenic firework shows, the Fourth of

 

Police & Sheriff calls, June 26-29

June 26 Dogs: A 33-year-old man reported being attacked by his neighbor’s dogs on the

 

Legal fees stacking up for city in Skibba matter—and it’s still not over

By Brandi Makuski The Stevens Point Police and Fire Commission is scheduled to meet again

 

Sheriff’s Office launches ‘Operation Dry Water’

Metro Wire Staff The Portage County Sheriff’s Office will have a heightening presence to ensure

 

City plans to create three new TIF districts

By Brandi Makuski Stevens Point may add three new tax increment finance districts this year.

 

Libraries reopen to public on Monday

By Brandi Makuski Portage Co. branch libraries are ready for a June 29 reopening. The

 

Petition to remove police positions holds no legal weight, city attorney says

By Brandi Makuski It started as an online petition six days ago, and by the

 

City releases Skibba’s resignation agreement

By Brandi Makuski The police and fire commission on Friday released its resignation agreement with