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Bauer, Maplethorpe appointed to CVTC Board
Residents convince city to pay more Lake Street costs
Rabbits need rules too
River Falls man charged with third OWI after being clocked at 122 mph
A historic moment: Prescott High School opens new building
crime and courts
Football: Cardinals lose in St. Croix Falls
Football: Ellsworth wins big in Colfax
Football: Spring Valley defeats E-PC on strong second half
Sports scoreboard from Thursday, Aug. 25
Volleyball: Elmwood sweeps home quadrangular
Memory of officer honored in Prescott
Backing the blue: Business donates shirts to 111 officers
Seniors saluted for hard work and dedication
Andersons serve as this year’s El Paso Days grand marshals
Record gate sales at 2016 Pierce County Fair
arts and entertainment
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/29/16 Special Meeting - Award Bids
LIEN SALE NOTICE: 9/7/16 at Advance Self Storage Center, Hager City
PROBATE ORDER: Jack Earl Brown Estate; Case No. 16PR61
TOWN OF MARTELL: Ad For Bids- New Town Maintenance Building
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/26/16 Board Meeting Minutes
Karen S. Franson, 45
Lenore Gunderson, 93
Karen Sue Franson, 45
Francis Lugar, 67
Lelah Johnson, 99
Diane Odeen column: Women's Equality Day
Kathleen Vinehout column: Finding help for flooded families and farms
Ron Kind column: Share your best memories from our national parks
Kathleen Vinehout column: Where did all that money go? Business tax credits pile up
Kathleen Vinehout column: Support more state aid for schools to offset rising property taxes
Real Estate Showcase
August 10, 2016
West Nile virus confirmed in Pierce County bird
PIERCE COUNTY -- The Pierce County Health Department reports a dead crow found in Pierce County on July 29 has tested positive for West Nile virus. This is the first bird that tested positive for West Nile virus in Pierce County since surveillance for the mosquito-transmitted virus...
August 10, 2016 - 4:40pm
August 2, 2016
August is Breastfeeding Awareness Month
Breastfeeding Awareness Month is designed to increase knowledge about the benefits of breastfeeding and the support resources available. It is also a time to recognize breastfeeding mothers as well as those organizations, professionals and volunteers offering support within their...
August 2, 2016 - 1:59pm
July 19, 2016
Flu Mist option not recommended for 2016-17 influenza season
Pierce County residents are strongly encouraged to protect themselves with a flu shot before the season arrives. The Centers for Disease Control and Protection (CDC) recently announced that the live attenuated influenza vaccine (LAIV), best known as nasal spray, or by the trade name...
July 19, 2016 - 1:00pm
May 26, 2016
St. Croix Valley Foundation Leaders Forum: building dementia-friendly communities
A half-day forum focusing on making the St. Croix County area dementia friendly will be held from 8:15 a.m.-11:30 a.m. on Thursday, June 9, at The Phipps Center for the Arts. This forum is designed for elected officials, city administrators, and leaders within the business, education,...
May 26, 2016 - 7:58am
March 14, 2016
If you enjoy horses and people your help is needed
Walk-On Therapeutic Riding Program, 1469 Co. Rd. J, northeast of River Falls, is in need of volunteers to help with their spring classes for...
March 14, 2016 - 3:31pm
February 3, 2016
Health needs assessment needs input
Two public health departments and four hospitals in this area are collaborating on a required community health needs assessment for the first...
February 3, 2016 - 12:23pm
January 6, 2016
She's dedicated to donating
ELLSWORTH -- Brenda Singer has been so dedicated to donating blood she doesn’t want her health to get in the way, if she can help it. Singer...
January 6, 2016 - 11:29am
December 29, 2015
Carlsons know what cancer research funding means
When it was announced during Hillcrest Elementary School’s Holiday Concert the school’s “Pennies for Patients” campaign had raised five...
December 29, 2015 - 11:31am
December 9, 2015
There’s hope in the form of ‘Tank’
It has been a rough 10 years, but hope may be on the horizon for the Jamison family in the form of a 3-year-old chocolate Labrador named “Tank.”...
December 9, 2015 - 12:11pm
December 2, 2015
Social worker steps up to administrator post
ELMWOOD -- Once Erin Baskin found work at the Heritage of Elmwood Nursing Home, she knew she never wanted to leave. It had taken awhile for the...
December 2, 2015 - 10:58am
October 20, 2015
CVTC clinic offering free dental care for vets Nov. 14
EAU CLAIRE -- The Dental Clinic at Chippewa Valley Technical College is offering a chance for veterans to receive free dental care. The Give Vets a Smile event is set from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 14, at the clinic at the CVTC Health Education Center, 615 W. Clairemont Ave.,...
October 20, 2015 - 10:15am
October 14, 2015
The power of remaining at home
Mary Jane Gruber has an independent spirit of someone much younger than her 91 years. She lives in her own apartment in Spring Valley and...
October 14, 2015 - 12:32pm
October 7, 2015
Victim of beating is a “survivor and fearless”: Hannah Dyke tells her story of that horrific night
Hannah Dyke believed she was going to die. “My vision changed,” 19-year-old Dyke remembers. “I could feel my heart slow down. My breathing...
October 7, 2015 - 1:03pm
September 9, 2015
Taking one day at a time: Living with autoimmune encephalitis
“Every time it’s like a new circus.” Twenty-seven-year-old Ellsworth resident Ashly Bell says this with a poise that some women twice...
September 9, 2015 - 3:38pm
August 19, 2015
Ex-blood donor finds way to help in kitchen
Once the American Red Cross would no longer accept John O’Keefe’s blood, O’Keefe didn’t just give up on supporting that organization’s...
August 19, 2015 - 2:38pm