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Pole shed goes up in flames
Kuehni to be charged again with homicide, will be released on bail
Local auctioneer inducted into National Auctioneers Association Hall of Fame
Wisconsin roundup: Equipment issue does not delay St. Croix River Crossing; state ACT scores drop; 10 more state news stories
Wisconsin afternoon roundup: FAA investigates Lambeau drone; early voting OK'd -- for now; nine more state news stories
crime and courts
Volleyball: Spring Valley goes 1-2 at RF quad
Football: Panthers start season with big win at Spooner
Football: Mistakes are minimized in Spring Valley win vs. SCF
Football: Early touchdown doesn’t hurt Wolves in 42-7 victory
Football: Prescott works through some roster turnover
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 Sue Franson, 45
Francis Lugar, 67
Lelah Johnson, 99
Ricky D. Rodewald, 62
Dale D. Jensen, 80
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
Kathleen Vinehout column: Have an opinion about your internet connection? Let your voice be heard!
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July 11, 2012
Letter: What makes anyone think they have right to judge, she asks
TO THE EDITOR: Guess I am supposed to show the genetic component to homosexuality. The latest issue of Science Magazine listed the following study. When a woman becomes pregnant, her body makes antibodies against the baby. In some women, these antibodies continue to show up after...
July 11, 2012 - 9:09am
July 6, 2012
Goodhue County Faith in Action closes its doors
Faith in Action Central Goodhue County (Minn.) has closed its doors after about eight years of service. The closure came after the group lost its funding to reimburse volunteer drivers, program coordinator Marilyn Olson said. June 30 was the organization's last day. "We're extremely...
July 6, 2012 - 10:00am
Priest from India feels at home at Ellsworth
Priest from India feels at home at St. Francis By Bill Kirk Father Nathan Thainase may call India his native land and may count Ethiopia among...
July 6, 2012 - 9:30am
June 26, 2012
Rush River Lutheran to put on street dance Saturday
RIVER FALLS - Rush River Lutheran Church is hosting a street dance and dinner from 6:30-9 p.m. on Saturday, June 30. Live music will be provided...
June 26, 2012 - 12:46pm
May 27, 2012
Black Earth pastor sentenced to two-years in prison for conspiracy to commit child abuse
BLACK EARTH - Telling his church members they should use wooden rods to spank their infants and toddlers earns a former pastor in Black Earth a two-year prison sentence. Philip Caminiti was found guilty of eight counts of conspiracy to commit child abuse. He had told members of...
May 27, 2012 - 10:31am
May 22, 2012
Jury rules Green Bay Diocese committed fraud
APPLETON - A jury in Appleton ruled yesterday that the Green Bay Catholic Diocese committed fraud, by hiding a priest's child molestation from parishioners. After a one-week civil trial, jurors agreed that the church was aware that the Reverend John Feeney molested others before...
May 22, 2012 - 8:03am
May 16, 2012
Letter:Jesus' political affiliation wouldn't have been Democrat, he says
TO THE EDITOR: This letter is in response to one from Margaret in Georgia that appeared in last week's Herald. She claims that she is a Democrat because "it's the party that most closely follows the teachings of Jesus Christ." She must believe that Jesus approves of democratic ideals....
May 16, 2012 - 9:14am
May 15, 2012
Judge ruled to have acted properly in case involving Shawano religious group
ST. PAUL - A federal judge in Minnesota said a bankruptcy judge acted properly in fining a lawyer who filed a court record with anti-Catholic slurs in a case involving a Shawano religious group. District Judge Joan Ericksen of Saint Paul said bankruptcy judge Nancy Dreher did not...
May 15, 2012 - 10:02am
May 10, 2012
These kids know their Bible
A group of seven area teen Bible quizzers brought home something last week that no Teens For Christ team has ever brought home before - a National...
May 10, 2012 - 12:58pm
May 6, 2012
Sunday State News Briefs: Fond du Lac convent announces its closure
FOND DU LAC - The doors will close on the 160 year old Our Lady of Mount Carmel Convent in Mount Calvary this summer. The Fond du Lac County convent was found in 1852, providing a home for hundreds of nuns during its lifetime. Only 20 nuns live in the old building now. They say...
May 6, 2012 - 9:02am
April 23, 2012
Former St. Francis Parish Priest of Ellsworth died
A former Ellsworth Catholic priest died over the weekend. Father Tom Donaldson died Saturday night. He was 73. Donaldson had fought pancreatic...
April 23, 2012 - 1:46pm
April 22, 2012
World renowned Wartburg College choir to perform in New Richmond
NEW RICHMOND - The Wartburg College Choir, which has sung at the White House and National Cathedral and earned rave reviews in Europe last year,...
April 22, 2012 - 12:40pm
April 6, 2012
Ellsworth UCC church addition intended to be welcoming to all
Church addition intended to be welcoming to all By Bill Kirk A "welcoming church" is specified in the mission statement for St. Paul's United...
April 6, 2012 - 3:37pm
April 1, 2012
Same-sex marriage debate grows
ST. PAUL -- Advocates on both sides of the same-sex marriage debate say they are making progress and will continue to reach out to voters before Minnesotans cast ballots on the issue Nov. 6. A proposed constitutional amendment voters would define marriage as between a man and a woman,...
April 1, 2012 - 11:56am
March 14, 2012
Cow Belle: New Family Ties
March 13, 1927, my baptism birthday; the day I was adopted into the family of God. At the time, I was completely ignorant of its meaning--actually...
March 14, 2012 - 12:27pm