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Wisconsin roundup: Western Wis. man killed in lawn-mowing accident; 8 more state news stories
Ellsworth police: Drugs found lead to two arrested
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Minnesota State Patrol finishes 3rd in calendar contest; Wisconsin misses the cut
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Peter Brookshaw commits to Bison
Prep football: Ellsworth rolls to victory
Prescott football breaks losing streak with 27-13 win over Rhinelander
Ellsworth football: Athleticism, grit to be key
Prescott football: Time to flip the script
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A never ending death spiral: SV Health & Rehab faces closure
John Doar History Trail celebration kicks off Thursday
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Pierce County Fair Demolition Derby results
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PIERCE COUNTY: 8/24/17 Board of Health Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: TAX DEED LAND SALE
PIERCE COUNTY FAIR COMMITTEE: 8/24/17 Meeting Agenda
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Jane E. Langer Estate; Case No. 17PR49
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Patricia J. Nuckols Estate; Case No. 17-PR-48
Bernard (Bud) L. Hedin, 85
Lloyd Luckwaldt, 86
Virgil G. Winberg, 82
Robert "Bob" Drenckhahn, 68
Robert "Bob" Drenckhahn, 68
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August 14, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: One dead, 1 missing in Mississippi River boat crash; 8 more state news stories
BROWNSVILLE, Minn. — Minnesota authorities say one person has been killed and a second is missing after a Saturday evening boat crash on the...
August 14, 2017 - 8:15am
Prescott School District pursues energy efficiency improvements
Prescott residents will have the opportunity to hear about important efficiency updates to the Malone Intermediate and Elementary School buildings at a public hearing Aug. 16. The hearing will be held at 6:30 p.m. at the Intermediate School library, 1220 St. Croix St., followed by...
August 14, 2017 - 8:00am
August 13, 2017
'Butter Than Any Udder Fair' Day 4
That's a wrap on the Pierce County Fair! After four days of delicious food, fun fair rides, smashing cars, and farm animal galore, the fair...
August 13, 2017 - 6:37pm
Pepper Fest promises flair and fun
Pepper Fest began in 1954 as a way to raise funds to build North Hudson Elementary School and has turned into an annual event to assist community...
August 13, 2017 - 2:00pm
Letters to the Editor
Contact Congress TO THE EDITOR Please contact the chairmen listed below and ask them to support an open meeting and approval of Senate Bill...
August 13, 2017 - 8:00am
August 12, 2017
‘Butter Than Any Udder Fair’ day 3
The third day of the Pierce County Fair had fun, excitement, and beautiful weather for all to enjoy on August 12. Junior horse, dairy, and goat...
August 12, 2017 - 8:00pm
Little Free Libraries: A new one near you
The Friends of the Ellsworth Public Library dedicated their newest Little Free Library at St. Paul's United Church of Christ, east of Ellsworth...
August 12, 2017 - 10:00am
Engnes wins $20,000 D.A.R.E. scholarship
Maggie Engnes was on her way to softball practice when she got a call from someone in California, a number she didn't recognize. "I was getting...
August 12, 2017 - 5:30am
August 11, 2017
'An indescribable tragedy': Family remembers Lake Superior drowning victims; authorities recount harrowing search
The two people who drowned in Lake Superior offshore from Park Point in Duluth on Thursday were remembered Friday as a "vivacious" girl and...
August 11, 2017 - 9:21pm
'Butter Than Any Udder Fair' Day 2
ELLSWORTH—The second day of the Pierce County Fair went off without a hitch, with people enjoying the sights, sounds, and sometimes smells...
August 11, 2017 - 8:00pm
Editorial: Conservation success story continues to soar
The United States nearly pushed its national symbol to extinction in the 20th century. Yet 10 years ago today, the bald eagle officially came...
August 11, 2017 - 1:00pm
Dexter Fields taking shape
A view of Dexter Street, just south of the new Prescott High School, reveals a "diamond" in the rough. In fact, several baseball diamonds are...
August 11, 2017 - 12:00pm
'Butter Than Any Udder Fair' — Day 1
ELLSWORTH—The first day of the Pierce County Fair saw spotty showers and autumn-like temperatures, but that didn't stop the enthusiasm...
August 11, 2017 - 11:10am
Wisconsin roundup: State budget talks could resume soon; 7 more state news stories
MADISON — Wisconsin Republicans will try again this month to settle their differences on a state budget that's now six weeks overdue. On Thursday,...
August 11, 2017 - 8:43am
August 10, 2017
Hudson girl, father drown in Lake Superior
DULUTH — A Hudson girl and her western Wisconisn father died Thursday after being swept away while swimming in the turbulent waters of Lake...
August 10, 2017 - 11:15pm