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Final points heard before puppy mill trial
Suspects still sought in stolen property case
Wisconsin roundup: Snow brings 3-day weekends to thousands; some Kohl's stores to shrink; 7 more state news stories
Hammond Hotel: 150-year-old iconic structure coming down
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crime and courts
WIAA individual wrestling: SVE seniors move on to the semis
WIAA individual wrestling: Six out of eight Panthers advance to semifinals
Prep boys basketball: Motley's hot hand leads Panthers
WIAA individual wrestling: Day one in the books
WIAA individual wrestling: Freund can't create own momentum
Spring Valley Cardinals
Coalition to address alcohol abuse, obesity, mental health
Ezekiel Lutheran Church hosts concert to benefit Haiti
UW-River Falls Dance Theatre to present annual spring concert
Turnout for Laura Ingalls Wilder birthday triples expectations
Moon Glow lights up the night
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPT: Request For Bids- 2017 Steel Culvert
PIERCE COUNTY: 2/28/17 Information Services Committee Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 3/1/17 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY FAIR COMMITTEE: 2/23/17 Meeting Agenda
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2/22/17 Elementary Facility Comm. Meeting
LaVerne J. McAleavey, 93
Mary J. Linder, 62
Thomas Ryan, 94
Lars E. Haugrose, 90
Marilyn Elaine Brown, 71
Kathleen Vinehout column: Searching for the 'reform dividend'
Ron Kind column: Celebrating National FFA Week
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Feb. 15, 2017)
EDITORIAL (Feb. 15, 2017): Living in a blame culture
Paineful Prose: Not always an axe to grind
Real Estate Showcase
December 1, 2016
Failure to yield factor in Ellsworth collision
ELLSWORTH -- A two-vehicle crash at the stoplights in Ellsworth Wednesday afternoon resulted in damaged vehicles for two drivers. Samantha H....
December 1, 2016 - 4:30pm
November 29, 2016
Man extricated from vehicle after SV crash
SPRING VALLEY -- An 84-year-old Spring Valley man had to be extricated from his vehicle after a crash in Spring Valley Monday night that drew...
November 29, 2016 - 10:36pm
November 23, 2016
UPDATE: GoFundMe effort launched after Prescott woman's crash
TOWN OF CLIFTON -- The 23-year-old Prescott woman hospitalized after a Saturday morning crash in the town of Clifton sustained major injuries...
November 23, 2016 - 8:27am
November 15, 2016
Baldwin man killed in one-vehicle crash
TOWN OF SALEM -- A 23-year-old Baldwin man was killed Monday night, Nov. 14, after his vehicle struck a tree and started on fire. Pierce County...
November 15, 2016 - 6:22am
November 11, 2016
Authorities: Fatal crash victim, 16, was wearing seat belt
TOWN OF TROY -- Authorities confirmed Friday, Nov. 4 that the Beldenville teenager killed in an October crash on Highway 35 was wearing a seat...
November 11, 2016 - 7:11pm
Hay baler catches fire in town of River Falls
Crews from River Falls knocked down a fire Friday morning on a farm south of the city. Firefighters were called at about 10:30 a.m. to a hay...
November 11, 2016 - 11:37am
October 25, 2016
Ellsworth, River Falls mourn teen victim of fatal crash
ELLSWORTH -- Ellsworth High School is mourning the loss of a student who died in a town of Troy car crash Friday, Oct. 21. Kyra Hayes, Beldenville,...
October 25, 2016 - 5:16pm
Funeral for drowned Ellsworth boy is Wednesday in River Falls
The funeral services for a 13-year-old Ellsworth boy who died by drowning are set for 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 26, at the First Covenant Church...
October 25, 2016 - 4:00pm
October 24, 2016
UPDATE: Teen crash victim reportedly swerved to avoid motorist on cellphone
A Beldenville girl killed in a crash last week swerved off the road to avoid being struck by another motorist on her cellphone, according to new information released Monday by St. Croix County authorities. The victim, identified by the St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office as 16-year-old...
October 24, 2016 - 9:04am
October 18, 2016
Ellsworth boy drowns in Texas
CORPUS CHRISTI, TEXAS -- A 13-year-old Ellsworth boy who went missing while swimming with his brothers in the Gulf of Mexico was found dead Monday....
October 18, 2016 - 12:02pm
UPDATE: Red Wing man ID'd as Highway 10 crash victim
A Red Wing man was hospitalized Tuesday, Oct. 18, after a crash on Highway 10 in the town of Oak Grove. Crews responded at about 10:15 a.m....
October 18, 2016 - 11:44am
October 17, 2016
Deer sends one vehicle into ditch, two to hospital
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS -- Two motorists struck the same deer Monday morning in the town of River Falls, sending them both to the hospital. At about...
October 17, 2016 - 11:11am
Ellsworth motorist, 18, injured in crash
An Ellsworth teenager was hospitalized Sunday after the SUV he was driving rearended a semi-trailer in rural Pierce County. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office identified the driver as 18-year-old Dawson Minder, who was taken by ambulance to River Falls Area Hospital with minor injuries....
October 17, 2016 - 8:04am
October 11, 2016
Deer causes motorcycle ejection, injuries
TOWN OF ISABELLE -- A 29-year-old Minnesota man was thrown from his motorcycle Monday evening when a deer jumped out in front of him. Stephen...
October 11, 2016 - 7:29am
October 10, 2016
Motorcycle driver injured in Hager City crash
A Minnesota man was hospitalized Saturday after the motorcycle he was driving rearended a pickup truck in Hager City. Pierce County sheriff’s deputies were called at 6:06 p.m. to the crash at Highway 63 and 830th Street in the town of Trenton, where 1982 Harley-Davidson had struck...
October 10, 2016 - 7:56am