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Young, athletic Cardinals have high ceiling

Chi-Hi girls soccer coach Steve Bengtson watched 10 seniors walk out the door with diplomas at the end of last season and has nothing but y… Read more

News

Bishop Morlino equates pedophilia with homosexuality in letter to Madison diocese

Madison Catholic Bishop Robert Morlino over the weekend condemned what he called the "deviant sexual acts by clerics," declaring that homosexuality was at the root of the Catholic Church's ongoing sexual abuse scandal, including a recent grand jury finding in Pennsylvania of decades of sexual assaults against children by hundreds of priests. Read more

Board to look at covering transgender surgery for state workers again

The Group Insurance Board, which allowed coverage of gender reassignment surgery for state workers for a month in early 2017 before reversing its decision, is expected to take up the issue again Wednesday. Read more

Sports

Prep Football High Five: Chi-Hi, Bloomer and Lake Holcombe/Cornell score impressive nonconference wins

Each week the Prep Football High Five will take a look at the five biggest stories from the previous weekend in the Chippewa County scene. Read more

Wisconsin Baseball Association State Finals: Osseo blanks Sparta for title

OSSEO — The Osseo Merchants blanked Sparta 7-0 on Sunday in the Wisconsin Baseball Association state championship game. Read more