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Pierce County Sheriff's blotter
May 19, 2018 - 1:13pm
Elmwood Salutatorian Alyssa Hanson said she needed to thank the school district, her family and the community for giving their class great opportunities during their years at Elmwood schools. Sara Tischauser / RiverTown Multimedia play button
Elmwood graduates say hello to the future
May 21, 2018 - 3:12pm
Thomas Tyler, longtime owner of Bay City Hardware and a Pierce County Board Supervisor for many years, died Sunday, Sept. 13. (Submitted photo)
Longtime county board supervisor dies
September 23, 2015 - 1:54pm
Jury trial in alleged puppy mill case to begin next month
September 26, 2017 - 8:27pm
Ruby Bauer, 96
February 28, 2008 - 12:00am
Evelyn Marjorie Christenson
March 14, 2018 - 7:38pm
The Elmwood clay target team is currently the top team of the Wisconsin State High School League's Class 1A Conference 3 by over 100 points. The program is only four years old, but it's found just as much success, if not more, than Elmwood's other high school sports teams. Katie Davidson / RiverTown Multimedia
Elmwood clay target team reaps benefits
May 21, 2018 - 5:17pm
Freshman Autumn Earney scored Ellsworth's first run in its 13-1 defeat of Baldwin-Woodville on Friday, April 20, after tagging up on a Kaitlyn Nugent sacrifice fly to center field in the second inning. Katie Davidson / RiverTown Multimedia
Prep softball: Panthers 10-run B-W, still not complacent
April 23, 2018 - 9:42am
The Spring Valley baseball seniors completed their final high school regular season on Monday, May 21, with a 10-4 victory over the Colfax Vikings. Now Jack Walkky, Craigen Anderson, Jaydon Nyeggen, Alex Johnson and Tanner Bowell are ready to put forth full-team efforts as they begin their playoff run on Thursday, May 24. Katie Davidson / RiverTown Multimedia
Baseball: Cardinals, seniors are in sync as hectic regular season closes
May 21, 2018 - 11:05pm
Many Glenwood City residents had posted signs in their front yards asking for a referendum on annexing a proposed mine into the city. (Photo by Alison Dirr, Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism)
Glenwood City incumbents retain seats after recall challenge
December 17, 2013 - 11:40pm
Plum City names Honor Roll students
December 5, 2014 - 9:38am
Pierce County Speaking Contest participants.
Malone students compete in speaking contest
February 6, 2015 - 9:56am
Work by artists Sita Hoffman, Marta Spencer and Diane Millner will be on display at the Stockholm Stroll, a village-wide open house 4-7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 13.
Summer's over, but Stockholm strolls on
October 10, 2017 - 1:21pm
UW-River Falls geology professor Bill Cordua and UW-RF student Amy Nachbor created a guidebook exploring the unique geology of Nugget Lake County Park. Submitted photo
Guidebook helps visitors appreciate Nugget Lake
August 26, 2009 - 10:46am
The Ellsworth wrestling team flocks to the Division 2 championship trophy after the Panthers defeated Wisconsin Lutheran 29-27 on Saturday in Madison. (Herald photo by Blaze Fugina)
State Wrestling: Panthers defeat Wisconsin Lutheran for state championship
March 5, 2016 - 7:12pm

Inside Pierce County Herald

Senior Katie Burmood was the first leg of the Prescott girls' school-record-breaking 4x100-meter relay team that took first place at the St. Croix Central Invite on Tuesday, May 8. Burmood's team completed the relay in 51.34 seconds. Burmood also took fifth in the long jump at Tuesday's meet. Dave Newman / RiverTown Multimedia

Future Prescott girls 4x100-meter relay teams have a new, higher standard they'll have to meet if they want to see their names listed in their school's record book.

That standard ...