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September 16, 2015
Lamplight concert will benefit homeless shelter
September 16, 2015 - 10:41am
Pierce County Fair Manager Ann Webb is pictured speaking at the Kenny Hines Memorial Building dedication on Thursday, Aug. 13. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)
Tropical-like weather didn’t wilt 4-day show
September 16, 2015 - 10:39am
September 9, 2015
Coming together for Dam Days
September 9, 2015 - 3:25pm
September 3, 2015
Three-time men 16 and up cheese curd eating contest champion Alex Smrekar smiles when he is announced to the crowd during the 2015 Cheese Curd Festival. Smrekar defended his championship by eating a half-pound of curds in one minute and 32 seconds. His advice: “Break them down small and choke them down.” (Herald photo by Blaze Fugina)
If it’s an unusual fest, Ellsworth’s got it!
September 3, 2015 - 10:30am
August 26, 2015
Bella and Nico George pretended to ride in a Kubota RTVX900 diesel displayed by Value Implement on “machinery hill” of the Pierce County Fair Friday, Aug. 14. (Herald photo by Bill Kirk)
Certain ‘glow’ for goers who know good things grow
August 26, 2015 - 12:28pm
August 21, 2015
The playground was ready for kids late Saturday morning. It waited behind a red ribbon until after the ribbon cutting ceremony.
River Falls, get ready, playtime is here
August 21, 2015 - 12:47pm
August 19, 2015
El Paso Days celebrates logging industry
August 19, 2015 - 2:52pm
The Atrium Post Acute Care of Ellsworth float was popular with crowds lining the route for the Ellsworth Fire Department parade Sunday. Occupying a place of honor was Zeona Bechel, Valentine’s Day queen, joined by Agnes O’Neil and Wynona Hendrickson. (Herald photos by Bill Kirk)
It was an applause-worthy parade
August 19, 2015 - 2:14pm
August 18, 2015
The view of the Pierce County Fair midway from the ferris wheel was a good way to see the entire grounds. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)
Moments captured at the 2015 Pierce County Fair
August 18, 2015 - 1:27pm
August 13, 2015
The Looney Lutherans
Your 2015 free fair entertainment awaits
August 13, 2015 - 9:14am
Cheryl Johnson, pictured with 10-month-old granddaughter Kinsley Brenner, returns to the Pierce County Fair this year after a 15-year hiatus, this time with her Tastee Treatz truck. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)
Johnson offers different stand, menu, but traditional quality
August 13, 2015 - 9:00am
Both the tractor and truck pulls will be held on the same night of Pierce County Fair this year, on Friday. Organizers hope to draw more spectators and participants to the events by combining them. (Herald file photo)
Tractor and truck pull set for one night
August 13, 2015 - 8:53am
July 29, 2015
Colten Maves, of Eau Galle, hangs on tightly to a sheep during Elmwood UFO Days inaugural mutton busting competition, sponsored by Elm Valley Vet Clinic on Saturday, July 25. Maves managed to hang on for multiple trips around the ring, outlasting all of his competitors for a score of 95. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)
Elmwood's Extraterrestrial Extravaganza
July 29, 2015 - 4:39pm
Co-grand marshals Missy Skulski and Jim Klaas are surrounded by family, friends and supporters who raised over $7,000 to fight cancer at this year's Ellsworth Cancer Walk Saturday, July 25. Participants had the chance to write messages on balloons and release them into the sky. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)
Kicking cancer to the curb
July 29, 2015 - 3:53pm
July 22, 2015
Fun spotted from skies over Elmwood this weekend
July 22, 2015 - 3:04pm