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Pierce County sheriff's blotter
May 26, 2018 - 3:30pm
Prescott police blotter: Stabbing incident reported, pontoon mischief
May 26, 2018 - 8:00pm
Billy (left), Peter (middle) and Mike (right) Brookshaw have left a large mark on Prescott High School's academics and athletics. "The Brookshaw’s mark on Prescott baseball can’t be overstated," Prescott head baseball coach Jeff Ryan said. "If you’re a good person, good things happen to you. The academic and athletic success they’ve had is not an accident. They deserve everything." Photo courtesy of Peter Brookshaw
The last Brookshaw
May 26, 2018 - 12:06pm
Forty-six members of the Spring Valley High School Class of 2018 graduated on Saturday, May 26 at Spring Valley/Middle High School. Seniors Nathan Hannack and Brianna O'Brien are pictured. Katie Davidson / RiverTown Multimedia
SVHS grads say 'thanks' and 'goodbye'
May 26, 2018 - 4:48pm
Multiple crews responded the evening of May 24 to a Plum City-area farm for a barn fire. Sarah Nigbor / RiverTown Multimedia
Man injured, cattle killed in Plum City-area barn fire
May 25, 2018 - 9:04am
Randy Schamberger
Wisconsin man accused of using spy camera on tanning salon clients
May 26, 2018 - 10:36am
Ellsworth junior Aly Reuvers qualified for the WIAA Division 2 State Track and Field meet by placing third in the 200-meter dash with a time of 27.24 seconds at the Colby sectional meet on Thursday, May 24. (File photo)
Track and field: 18 Pierce County athletes to compete at La Crosse
May 26, 2018 - 9:05am
Crime scene tape was pulled up around an Ash Street home in Prescott after a man there was arrested. Police rushed to the home minutes after a stabbing was reported about five blocks away. Alec Hamilton / RiverTown Multimedia
Update: Prescott stabbing victim to survive; formal charges pending
May 15, 2018 - 4:07pm
Sophia Cole is an active student in the Ellsworth School District. She played soccer in River Falls, volleyball, track, and tennis during her time in school. Cole played doubles in tennis and made it to sectionals this year. Photo courtesy of Sophia Cole
No regrets: Sophia Cole looks back on school career
May 25, 2018 - 11:00am
A group of youth in Plum City carried flags as part of the Frank Gilles American Legion and Auxiliary Post #365 Memorial Day program at Spring Pond Park a couple of years ago. File photo
Memorial roundup of events: Honoring those who served
May 26, 2018 - 9:00am
Mike Bauer (pictured), Santana Schlegel and Brady Wolf all recorded two hits in Spring Valley's 13-3 regional playoff win over the Colfax Vikings on Thursday, May 24. Bauer and Schlegel both produced three RBI in their team's 10-run playoff win. (File photo)
Baseball: Spring Valley collects third win against Colfax; Prairie Farm takes care of EPC in high-scoring feat
May 24, 2018 - 11:58pm
The Ellsworth Panthers celebrated their 7-6 WIAA regional finals win over the Onalaska Hilltoppers after Holly Carlson scored the go-ahead run in the eighth inning off a Claire Kummer single. The Panthers battled back from a 6-3 deficit to show their mental toughness in their 7-6 win. Katie Davidson / RiverTown Multimedia
Softball: Panthers earn regional title with mental toughness
May 25, 2018 - 10:45pm
The Prescott Cardinals softball team became WIAA regional champions on Friday, May 25 after defeating Neillsville/Granton in a 10-0 six-inning playoff game. Katie Davidson / RiverTown Multimedia
Softball: Cardinals cash in on H.E.A.R.T for long-awaited regional title
May 26, 2018 - 8:31am
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 5/24/18 Personnel Committee Meeting
May 22, 2018 - 11:21pm
Salutatorian Taylor Whipple addressed her classmates and guests at the Plum City High School commencement Saturday, May 19. She thanked the school, community and families for supporting them during their education. Sara Tischauser / RiverTown Multimedia play button
Plum City grads head to the next chapter
May 25, 2018 - 5:30pm

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 ...