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Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. Sunday
Bottom line: Library needs more money
RF on path to add swinging bridge to national list of historic places
Missing for 27 years, Jacob Wetterling's disappearance remained a mystery
Wisconsin roundup: Two flooding-related deaths reported; license plates, prosecutors among proposals on budget chopping block; 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
Prescott soaked 34-0 in Homecoming loss
FANTASY FORECAST: Coping with injury loss
Panthers play hard, but lose to SCC
Elmwood improves to 8-9 on the season after going 2-1 last week
Cardinals vplleyball sweeps Durand
Prescott Homecoming takes the stage
Ellsworth shares Homecoming event roster
Cardinal pride reigns during Homecoming Week
Tackling Alzheimer’s in memory of grandpa
Prescott Hall of Fame inducts ‘inaugural 7’
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 9/28/16 Special Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF MARTELL: 9/29/16 Special Meeting re: Transportation Issues
TOWN OF TRENTON: 9/29/16 Special Meeting - Transportation Issues
PIERCE COUNTY HUMAN SERVICES: 9/22/16 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 9/27/16 Board Meeting Agenda
Shirley M. Bemis, 91
Kay L. Beder, 49
Virginia Ruth Lecheler, 86
Jean Marie Peterson, 65
John J. "Jack" Klecker, 79
Kathleen Vinehout column: How to fund roads is a balancing act
Kathleen Vinehout column: Legislative Audit Bureau celebrates 50 years of service
Kathleen Vinehout column: Looking for answers
Kathleen Vinehout column: Who will be my teacher?
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Aug. 24, 2016)
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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