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Change in testimony delays Red Wing murder trial
Wisconsin roundup: Western Wis. ice angler survives thin-ice incident; more state news stories
Movies drive exchange student to see America
Pierce County Sheriff's blotter: Attempted arson in Ellsworth; Gunshot reports
Highway 61 traffic will be detoured overnight Dec. 14 for bridge demolition work
crime and courts
VIDEO: SCC tops Prescott 60-53
Prescott barely passes Ellsworth for 46th straight MBC win
Prep wrestling: Thursday, Dec. 7 roundup
VIDEO: Prescott edges Ellsworth 77-73
Frustration looms over winless Cardinals
spring valley cardinals
Old school Vegas in Prescott
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Gallery: A snowy day for pumpkins
United Way calls for grant applications
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
arts and entertainment
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 12/18/17 Plan Comm. Hearing - Verizon (Proposed Tower)
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 12/12/17 Town Board Meeting
ELLSWORTH COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/11/17 School Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: 11/14/17 County Board Minutes
TOWN OF DIAMOND BLUFF: 12/14/17 Town Board Meeting
Francis "Mickey" Traynor
Russell L. Hinshaw
Dennis Larry Johnson
Letters to the editor: Children and abuse; Suppression
Column: How do we respond to letters to the editor?
A view from an economist: Use of data
Viewpoint: Last week to sign up for health care open enrollment
Viewpoint: Free tuition for two-year and tech colleges means freedom to learn
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December 8, 2017
Target the Hunt part 3: Pierce County hunters’ showcase
Readers submitted their recent deer hunting photos. Scroll through the gallery above. PREVIOUSLY: Target the Hunt: Pierce County hunters' showcase...
December 8, 2017 - 8:00am
December 4, 2017
Making a difference one child at a time: Looking at foster care in western Wisconsin
Town of Oak Grove resident Tom Winkler was working at the St. Croix County Jail as a chaplain's assistant. One day, an inmate told him, "it was...
December 4, 2017 - 7:26pm
Target the Hunt part 2: Pierce County hunters’ showcase
Readers submitted their recent deer hunting photos. Scroll through the gallery above.
December 4, 2017 - 9:10am
November 28, 2017
Rixmann accepts EMS community relations position
After years as River Falls' Emergency Medical Services director, Jeff Rixmann is stepping into a new role. Rixmann has accepted the position...
November 28, 2017 - 6:25am
November 26, 2017
Bucks for Bill: Fundraiser to support Bill Hines Nov. 12 in Ellsworth
Bill Hines thought he had a cold. After all, his wife, Tracey Hines was just getting over one. He was coughing for a while, so Bill visited a...
November 26, 2017 - 12:00pm
November 19, 2017
New Plum City Food Pantry coordinator takes the reins
"It's so wonderful to see a child's eyes light up when they get to make a choice off the cookie shelf." The joy that comes from giving folks...
November 19, 2017 - 8:00am
November 9, 2017
Riding with history, saddle club makes a comeback
As you step through the door into the old classroom you are immediately transported back in time. These walls once told a different story.
November 9, 2017 - 8:00am
October 26, 2017
Elmwood veteran receives Bronze Star
A Bronze Star. Those two words can evoke many emotions in any veteran. On July 19, Elmwood resident James Baier received a Bronze Star when an...
October 26, 2017 - 8:00am
October 25, 2017
Tackling her new role: New sports reporter comes on board
She dove into the Pierce County sports scene with both feet and from her writing, you can tell she loves what she does. Pierce County Herald/RiverTown...
October 25, 2017 - 8:00am
October 22, 2017
Plum City Care Center Resident of the Month
Marie Theresa Gilles was born Oct. 1, 1931, in Plum City to Louisa (Roth) and Paul Gilles. She was the 12th of 13 children. She had eight sisters:...
October 22, 2017 - 7:00am
Gordon named Quarterly Outstanding Volunteer
Pierce County Food Pantry volunteer Val Gordon was named Quarterly Outstanding Volunteer. "Val is a wonderful volunteer. In September alone,...
October 22, 2017 - 5:30am
October 18, 2017
Growing up, Delton Hoyt didn't necessarily see himself as a police officer, but when he entered college and began taking classes, things began...
October 18, 2017 - 5:30am
October 17, 2017
Langer takes over as Prescott Library Director
For three years, Carissa Langer has been learning the ins and outs of the Prescott Public Library. She began as a shelver and worked her way...
October 17, 2017 - 10:00am
October 12, 2017
Clifton broadband group moves closer to grant writing
A group of dedicated town of Clifton residents trying to bring a more reliable broadband service to their township are seeking 500 signatures showing support for their cause. The group, named the Clifton High Speed Internet Coalition, was established in March 2017, and is currently...
October 12, 2017 - 9:00am
Swedberg joins Prescott Nursing & Rehab
The Prescott Nursing and Rehabilitation community has welcomed Karl Swedberg as its new administrator. Swedberg has spent the past 20 years...
October 12, 2017 - 5:30am