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Judge doesn't take convict's words lightly
Wisconsin roundup: Unexpected deficit in Walker budget proposal; EMT service expansion proposed in bill; 9 more state news stories
Elmwood chief officer resigns; Sailer’s wants village to support expansion
Wisconsin roundup: Officer among 4 slain in 'horrific act of violence'; Trump polling at 41 percent in first major state poll; 9 more state news stories
Pierce County Sheriff's blotter: Credit card skimmer reported
crime and courts
Prescott softball: Returning Cards have high hopes
Ellsworth track and field: A lot of talent and uncertainty
Hunter education course taking registration
WIAA boys basketball: Cards road ends at state in defeat
WIAA boys basketball: Prescott was comfortable trailing; Hamilton never wore down; What next?
Spring Valley Cardinals
Chicken feed will unveil fire hall addition
Ellsworth drama club presents 'Prom Night Fright'
VIDEO: Elmwood shakes its shamrocks
POLL: What's your favorite holiday?
Alice in Dairyland kicks off Maple Month at Gilman sugar bush
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY: 3/28/17 Board Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF TRENTON: 3/30/17 Public Test of Voting Equipment
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 4/5/17 Hearing - Traynor permit (Residence
LIEN SALE NOTICE: 4/5/17 at Advance Self Storage Center, Hager City
TOWN OF EL PASO: 3/24/17 Public Test of Voting Equipment
Barry Anderson, 72
Wesley A. Schrimpf, 81
Glen O. Brathall, 74
Bernard R. Hofacker, 92
Henry B. Hince, 70
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (March 22, 2017)
Kathleen Vinehout column: Rural Wisconsin needs real broadband expansion
Ron Kind column: Keeping Wisconsinites from paying more for less coverage
Kathleen Vinehout column: Don't get rid of the treasurer
Ron Kind column: Answering your questions on the Affordable Care Act
Real Estate Showcase
October 31, 2012
Trick-or-treaters discuss the candy they crave most
RED WING, Minn. -- Today is Halloween, which means trick-or-treaters will come calling around dusk. Chances are you've already done some shopping and stocked up on treats for those young witches, warlocks, princesses and rock stars who will ring your doorbell tonight. But the truth...
October 31, 2012 - 10:49am
October 24, 2012
Enjoy an autumn buffet at St. Francis
The St. Francis Altar and Rosary Autumn Buffet will be held Monday, Oct. 29, starting at 6:30 p.m. in the St. Francis Parish Hall, Ellsworth....
October 24, 2012 - 9:19am
Dine on lutefisk Oct. 25
Our Saviors Lutheran Church of Beldenville will host its 66th Annual Lutefisk Dinner Thursday, Oct. 25, with serving to start at 2 p.m. For...
October 24, 2012 - 9:12am
October 18, 2012
Homelessness, hunger, persist in River Falls
People on the front lines of River Falls battle with hunger and homelessness agree: Both conditions continue throughout Pierce and St. Croix counties. A group gathered last week to discuss the issues, seek solutions and encourage support of all the entities trying to meet people's...
October 18, 2012 - 9:33am
Drought to force food prices up
MINNEAPOLIS -- The most severe and extensive drought in at least 25 years is seriously affecting both livestock and crop farmers. As a result, Michael Boland, head of the University of Minnesota's Food Industry Center, says you will likely see some of the quickest price increases...
October 18, 2012 - 8:43am
October 10, 2012
Donate food, library will forgive fines
The Ellsworth Public Library will be accepting canned or boxed food items to reduce library fines during October. Each can or boxed item will...
October 10, 2012 - 10:37am
October 9, 2012
Ptacek's celebrates 100 years in Prescott with a world record
PRESCOTT - Prescott is about to become famous for cooking the world's largest bratwurst. A 52-foot, two-inch sausage was grilled up and served...
October 9, 2012 - 11:35am
October 7, 2012
Sunday State News Briefs: House fire kills six-year old boy in Milwaukee
MILWAUKEE - Milwaukee authorities say a babysitter may have left food unattended on a stove, starting a house fire that left a six year old boy dead. The babysitter and three other children managed to get out safely. The fire apparently started in one house and jumped to a nearby...
October 7, 2012 - 10:43am
October 4, 2012
First National Bank donates to shelf
October 4, 2012 - 8:57am
Production way up at Wisconsin cheese factories
Wisconsin cheese factories were extremely busy in August. Production grew by a whopping 7.93 percent over the same month a year ago - and the...
October 4, 2012 - 1:28am
September 26, 2012
Ptacek's celebrates 100th on Oct. 6, hopes to break brat record
PRESCOTT-- The World Record Academy will be notified after October 6, when Ptacek's IGA grocery store hosts its annual Octoberfest, but this...
September 26, 2012 - 9:55am
September 19, 2012
Red Wing mom finds scissor blades in bag of hamburger buns
RED WING - A mother making sandwiches for her kids found scissor blades in her bag of hamburger buns. Red Wing Police Chief Tim Sletten says the buns were purchased at EconoFoods in Red Wing in the Burnside area of town September 2nd. He says the woman had already given a couple...
September 19, 2012 - 5:28pm
September 18, 2012
Afternoon State News Briefs: Mukwonago students boycott lighter school lunches
MUKWONAGO - One size does not fit all. That's what students in Mukwonago are saying about the nation's new dietary standards for school lunches. Yesterday, 70-percent of the 830 Mukwonago High School students boycotted what their cafeteria was serving - and sales of middle school...
September 18, 2012 - 4:21pm
September 12, 2012
Lake City restaurant getting 'impossible' makeover
LAKE CITY, Minn. -- Say goodbye to the atmosphere you've grown accustomed to at Bronk's Bar and Grill. A crew of construction workers is well on its way to renovating the entire establishment as part of an episode for Food Network's "Restaurant: Impossible." The television show,...
September 12, 2012 - 9:35am
Opinion: Think fresh, healthy food
Whether it's the obesity epidemic in this country or just a desire to become healthier, people are seeking ways to eat better. One idea from...
September 12, 2012 - 8:01am