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The Pierce County Herald is a weekly newspaper published from Ellsworth, Wisconsin. The publisher is Steve Dzubay and the editor is Bill Kirk. Weekly print circulation is about 4,300 with over 100,000 views online per month. The Pierce County Herald has been providing local and area news since January 16, 1868. George Kimball and son Morris published the Herald until 1875 when Eugene Doolittle and Eugene Case took over as owners. Doolittle bought out Case in 1888 and the newspaper remained in the Doolittle family for over 100 years. Jay Griggs and Arlin Albrecht ended the Doolittle reign with their purchase in 1978. Albrecht became sole owner in 1995 and sold the Herald to Forum Communications Co. in 2001 when he retired.