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Pierce County VFW keeps active in central Ellsworth location

Now headquartered in the center of Pierce County, members of VFW Post 9060 are staying as active as ever.

Sure, they no longer operate a bar like once when they were based in Prescott, but there are plenty of other projects and fundraisers to keep them busy. Moreover, Commander Bob Fiedler, Senior Vice Commander Dick DeCosta and Trustee Grant Wolf agreed earlier this month their new centralized location is advantageous to growing interest in the organization.

"We were chartered as Pierce County VFW Post 9060, but Prescott residents initiated it," Wolf said.

Read more in the print version of the Herald Dec. 19.

Bill Kirk

Bill Kirk was editor of the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth, from 1988 to February, 2015 and is now on staff as a reporter. He holds a bachelors degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. He previously worked in the media distribution department at the University of Minnesota's Minneapolis campus and is past editor of The Tri-County News in Osseo, Wisconsin.

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