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Safety is Hudson school district's No. 1 priority
Former basketball coach sentenced to prison
Charges: About 275 pounds of pot turned up in rural Baldwin
Wisconsin roundup: Assembly passes tax package that includes rebate measure; more state news stories
Kiwanis Student of the Week: Brandon Rundquist
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WIAA wrestling: Ronnfeldt hands Sanford first loss
WIAA wrestling: Ellsworth sends two to state finals
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Old school Vegas in Prescott
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Gallery: A snowy day for pumpkins
United Way calls for grant applications
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
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PIERCE CO. HIGHWAY COMMITTEE: 2/15/18 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 2/21/18 Meeting Agenda
MEETING CANCELLATION: 2/21/18 Pierce County Solid Waste Mgt Meeting CANCELLED
PIERCE CO. PARKS COMMITTEE: 2/20/18 Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 2/19/18 Plan Comm. Meeting - Arndt CSM
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General Store brings people to Grandma's house
Final voting underway for 'Best of' Awards
Local businesses recognized by PCEDC
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Ellsworth Fire Department
Bruce M. Weiss
Editorial: Public notices are printed publicly for good reasons
Viewpoint: Removing wetland protections needs serious deliberation
Editorial: A free press, not a free-for-all
Letters to the editor: Listen to Prescott T-shirt protest; Latest word on Scottie
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crime and courts
November 4, 2017
Pierce County sheriff's blotter: Armed robbery in River Falls; Problematic hunters
Deputies assisted River Falls police at 11:34 p.m. Oct. 24 on an armed robbery call at 914 Sycamore St. Deputies searched the area after the...
November 4, 2017 - 8:00pm
'Sir Death' pot case poised for probation?
The Stillwater man accused of stashing more than 130 pounds of pot in a St. Croix County storage unit could avoid prison, according to statements...
November 4, 2017 - 3:20pm
November 3, 2017
Prescott police: Oh, deer!; Counterfeit bills
These incidents were reported to the Prescott Police Department Oct. 23-29. Arrests • Charles O. Kester, 49, Prescott, was arrested for felony...
November 3, 2017 - 9:09pm
November 2, 2017
Father, infant daughter found dead in Baldwin
The bodies found this week inside a Baldwin house belonged to a man and his infant daughter, according to authorities. Baldwin Police Chief Darren...
November 2, 2017 - 1:59pm
November 1, 2017
Sheriff's office: Two people found dead in Baldwin
Two people were found dead Tuesday at a home in Baldwin, according to authorities. St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy Cathy Borgschatz...
November 1, 2017 - 12:02pm
Former official: West's dogs were sought after by feds
Among the statements jurors heard last week in the trial of a suspected puppy mill operator was that the defendant was breeding dogs for the...
November 1, 2017 - 8:48am
Former Hudson basketball coach pleads guilty
A guilty plea was entered and two sexual assault charges were dismissed this week in the case of a former Hudson girls basketball coach. Under...
November 1, 2017 - 8:26am
Prescott man takes police to court
A ruling is expected in the case of a man who alleges Prescott police assaulted him in 2016, then destroyed body camera recordings that documented...
November 1, 2017 - 6:52am
October 31, 2017
Settlement reached in wrongful death case in Pierce County
A settlement was approved last week in a lawsuit over a man who was killed after striking a cow on a Pierce County road. Pierce County Circuit...
October 31, 2017 - 7:49pm
Minn. woman accused of Pierce County dognapping
A Minneapolis woman accused of stealing an Ellsworth-area dog pleaded not guilty to a criminal charge last week, arguing she rescued the animal....
October 31, 2017 - 5:00pm
October 30, 2017
PRESCOTT POLICE: Shooting threat; river search initiated after clothes found
These incidents were reported to the Prescott Police Department Oct. 16-22. Suspicions on Monroe • A subject was found sleeping outside 575...
October 30, 2017 - 8:56am
October 28, 2017
Ellsworth police: Arrests, mail theft and more
The following incidents were investigated by the Ellsworth Police Department Oct. 16-23. Arrests • April Kimes, 18, Ellsworth, was arrested...
October 28, 2017 - 5:00pm
October 27, 2017
Pierce County sheriff's blotter: Driver OK, but passenger takes off running
Driver OK, but passenger takes off running A deputy stopped a vehicle at 1:36 a.m. Oct. 22 at Highway 63 and 810th Street in Hager City after...
October 27, 2017 - 7:00am
October 25, 2017
West found guilty on 62 counts in puppy mill case
ELLSWORTH — A Pierce County jury has fond Stuart Earl West guilty on 62 misdemeanor charges related to treatment of dogs in April 2016. The...
October 25, 2017 - 10:27pm
Pierce County Sheriff's blotter: Glitter bomb in mailbox
Glitter bomb in Bay City mailbox A caller at W6674 Maple St. in Bay City reported Oct. 12 that a spring-activated glitter tube bomb was placed...
October 25, 2017 - 8:08pm