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Jury acquits man in River Falls stalking case
Fire hall addition breaks ground
Landmark motel in River Falls finally goes away
UPDATE: Bailey family 'completely disappointed' in Kuehni case
Wisconsin roundup: St. Croix County recount appears accurate despite broken seals; changes coming to license plates; 13 more state news stories
crime and courts
Prep girls basketball: Baldwin-Woodville overwhelms Prescott early
Prep boys basketball: Spring Valley dominates Boyceville
Prep wrestling: Spring Valley/Elmwood earns dual victory
Trap team talks shooting range hopes
Prescott wrestling: Sanford wins lone championship for Cardinals at Invite
VIDEO: Maiden Rock Old-fashioned Country Christmas
Swedish Christmas celebration goes whole month long
PHOTOS: A Christmas Carol staged in new auditorium
'You get what you pay for' (part 1): The underfunding of long-term care facilities
'You get what you pay for' (part 3): Wages lead to staff shortages
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 12/13/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TRENTON: 12/8/16 Planning Commission Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/8/16 Board of Health Meeting
TOWN OF TRENTON: 12/13/16 Town Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/14/16 Solid Waste Management Board Meeting Notice
Charlotte M. Bowen, 86
JoAnn Stevens, 81
Maxine Witt, 65
Vernon Anderson, 92
Lou Ann Davidson, 62
Ron Kind column: Commemorating Pearl Harbor
EDITORIAL (Dec. 7, 2016): A date which will live in infamy
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Nov. 30, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Nov. 30, 2016): The who, what, why, when and how matters
EDITORIAL (Nov. 23, 2016): Profiling? We can live with it
Real Estate Showcase
March 16, 2016
Longtime Herald editor Bill Kirk retires
ELLSWORTH -- Longtime Pierce County Herald editor Bill Kirk, 64, is retiring Wednesday, March 16 -- his birthday. Kirk was hired as editor in...
March 16, 2016 - 10:23am
It’s ‘About Time’ you escape to the country
TOWN OF UNION -- Isn’t it About Time? That’s what Phil and Mary Roberts thought when they made the decision to open their spacious town of...
March 16, 2016 - 10:15am
Forever Gifts moves downtown
PRESCOTT -- When Char Glamm opened Forever Gifts Boutique in Prescott last August, she was already looking forward to expanding her shop. Two...
March 16, 2016 - 10:06am
March 9, 2016
Two more bacterial infection cases suspected in state; Janesville asks General Motors for $25 million; Bradley: Fallout from anti-gay columns changed her; 10 more Wisconsin news stories
Federal health officials say they have found two more suspected cases of the deadly Elizabethkingia bacterial infection in Wisconsin. Officials have not announced any new confirmed cases beyond the 18 deaths and 26 illnesses reported one week ago. State and federal health investigators...
March 9, 2016 - 1:14pm
March 2, 2016
Business owners, need some cash?
A decision by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to federalize the Regional Business Fund Inc. was reversed recently,...
March 2, 2016 - 12:30pm
March 1, 2016
Gall named new Rivertown Multimedia publisher; Dzubay departing
Forum Communications Co., the parent firm of RiverTown Multimedia, has announced leadership changes that reflect the promotion of an existing...
March 1, 2016 - 8:47am
February 23, 2016
Ellsworth Chamber gala celebrates award winners
The Ellsworth Area Chamber of Commerce bestowed awards upon area businesses at its annual awards gala Thursday, Feb. 18 at Kilkarney Hills Golf...
February 23, 2016 - 4:31pm
February 17, 2016
Harsh chemicals not needed for this cleaning couple: Freshly Infused Cleaning Service at your service
ELLSWORTH -- As the Killams’ website says, why do people eat organic food, use natural lotions, set up home infusers, but use chemical-laden...
February 17, 2016 - 3:53pm
February 10, 2016
Chamber ‘scores’ with 37th annual dinner
PRESCOTT -- The 37th annual Prescott Chamber of Commerce annual dinner and awards were celebrated Wednesday, Feb. 3 at Kilkarney Hills Golf Club...
February 10, 2016 - 10:33am
Demolition slated for part of old Ford garage
SPRING VALLEY -- Part of the old Ford garage in downtown Spring Valley will soon be demolished, after the Spring Valley Village Board gave its blessing to owner Chad Raasch at its Feb. 3 meeting. The northeast corner, or the back portion of the building, is in disrepair and beyond...
February 10, 2016 - 10:12am
Circuit board manufacturer sees expansion, new ownership
PRESCOTT -- Henkel Electronic Materials LLC, located on Prescott’s eastern edge along Highway 10, has undergone many changes in the last year...
February 10, 2016 - 10:00am
The PCH welcomes Megan Larson
There is a new face at the Pierce County Herald’s front desk. Megan Larson, 23, of Ellsworth, began working at the Herald Jan. 7. She has been...
February 10, 2016 - 9:49am
February 8, 2016
Wisconsin gets second-highest federal internet grants; State residents face lowest gas heating bills since 1990s; eight more state news briefs
Three Wisconsin internet providers will get $570 million over the next five years to speed up their service to rural areas. The state is getting the nation's second-highest grants under the FCC's Connect America Fund 11. Only California is getting more. Century Link gets $330 million...
February 8, 2016 - 8:52am
February 3, 2016
Agriculture plays big role in Pierce's area economy; Helmer Printing, RiverWalk, Dairy Promotion group honored by PCEDC
As images on the newly redesigned web site for the Pierce County Economic Development Corp. scrolled on a giant screen behind him, retiring UW-Extension...
February 3, 2016 - 1:36pm
Albarado puts management skills to work as owner
ELLSWORTH -- When Fay Albarado was given the opportunity to own Hair Traffic Control in East Ellsworth, she decided to go for it. After all,...
February 3, 2016 - 1:21pm