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Ellsworth police blotter: March 13-20
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Judge doesn't take convict's words lightly
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Prep boys basketball: Hamilton gets all state
MBC athletes honored for work in classroom
Sights and sounds from the Prescott trip to state
Prescott softball: Returning Cards have high hopes
Ellsworth track and field: A lot of talent and uncertainty
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
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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
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Wesley A. Schrimpf, 81
Glen O. Brathall, 74
Bernard R. Hofacker, 92
Henry B. Hince, 70
EDITORIAL (March 22, 2017): Teachers have a lasting effect
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
Real Estate Showcase
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
February 23, 2012
Artist, teacher, world traveler heads Plum City church
Artist, teacher, world traveler heads PC church By Bill Kirk PLUM CITY--He's gone from rural Western Wisconsin to around the world--ministering,...
February 23, 2012 - 2:32pm
January 6, 2012
Federal judge orders arrest of Shawano religious leader
MINNEAPOLIS - A federal bankruptcy judge in Minneapolis has ordered the arrest of a Shawano religious group leader who has repeatedly made anti-Catholic slurs in her court filings. Judge Nancy Dreher held Naomi Issacson in contempt for not appearing a hearing on whether Issacson...
January 6, 2012 - 11:34am
November 30, 2011
Word 'tolerance' changed to accept all beliefs as equal, he says
TO THE EDITOR: Glenn Beck led a large rally of diverse religions to Jerusalem. "The Restoring Courage Rally" demonstrated support for Israel. A theme of religious inclusion (unionism) of all religions was introduced as Glenn focused attention on that area, where all three major religions...
November 30, 2011 - 10:53am
November 10, 2011
Thompson visits Vatican to encourage scientists to use adult stem cells
VATICAN CITY - Former Governor Tommy Thompson went to the Vatican yesterday to encourage scientists to use adult stem cells in their medical research - and not the embryonic cells developed at UW-Madison. Thompson, a Republican who's running for the U.S. Senate, called on President...
November 10, 2011 - 9:15am
November 9, 2011
'Harmonica Man' at church Nov. 16
"The Harmonica Man," Greg Bruce, will perform at Christ the King Lutheran Church in Spring Valley on Wednesday, Nov. 16, at 7 p.m. Bruce, a...
November 9, 2011 - 12:33pm