Skip to main content
Pierce County Herald
Details sorted out as Kuehni trial nears
District approved $100K for Fund 46
Land dispute continues, legislation postponed
Wisconsin roundup: Walker says Trump could tone down the rhetoric; thousands remain without power; 10 more state news stories
Librarian by day, princess by night
crime and courts
Janke brings experience to girls basketball team
Olson returns to girls tennis team as coach
Legion Baseball: Spring Valley stays patient in win vs. Plum City
Standings in the St. Croix Valley Baseball League
Legion Baseball: Post 204 wins ninth game of summer vs. Shoreview
Group holds prayer gathering for Prescott police
Flu Mist option not recommended for 2016-17 influenza season
Small town America celebrated at Plum City Summer Festival
American Pickers coming to Wisconsin: Seeking collections
River Falls Days kicks off July 7
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 8/3/16 Hearing - Ryan rezone
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 8/3/16 Hearing - Dohmen permit
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 8/3/16 Hearing - Gerdes permit
ELLSWORTH FIRE ASSOC.: 7/27/16 Special Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/28/16 Board of Adjustment Committee - Annual Meeting
Gerald V. Leonard, 69
Robert R. Harshman, 90
Josephine M. Carlson, 88
John C. Bang, 91
Brenda L. Dodge, 65
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (July 13, 2016)
EDITORIAL (July 13, 2016): Memorials are important in a time of tragedy
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (July 6, 2016)
EDITORIAL (July 6, 2016): Allow them to rest in peace
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (June 29, 2016)
Real Estate Showcase
July 22, 2016
District approved $100K for Fund 46
ELLSWORTH -- The motion to add $100,000 to a capital investment fund passed unopposed during the July 11 Ellsworth School Board meeting. The move is the result of the recent passing of “Fund 46” which allows the school board to establish a fund from surplus assets at the end of...
July 22, 2016 - 4:00pm
July 19, 2016
Plum City referendum given green light
PLUM CITY -- Plum City School District voters will have two referendum questions on the Nov. 8 ballot after resolutions were passed Monday night by the Plum City School Board. The board will ask voters two questions: To authorize the school district budget to exceed revenue limits...
July 19, 2016 - 11:08am
July 7, 2016
Long-term capital savings fund given green light
ELLSWORTH -- The Ellsworth School Board established a tentative capital improvement plan stretching to the year 2025 Tuesday, June 28, a requirement in authorizing the formation of a long-term capital improvements trust fund. A recent law passed authorizes school boards to establish...
July 7, 2016 - 1:35pm
June 24, 2016
SUPERINTENDENT SCOOP: Step by step: We rebuild
PRESCOTT -- The following is a column written by Prescott School District Superintendent Dr. Rick Spicuzza. As of June 8, summer has arrived...
June 24, 2016 - 1:49pm
June 23, 2016
Prescott schools bid farewell to 13 staffers
PRESCOTT -- Thirteen Prescott School District employees retired at the end of the 2015-2016 school year. What will they do in retirement? What...
June 23, 2016 - 9:00am
June 22, 2016
Footprint outlined for new elementary school
ELLSWORTH -- The new centrally located elementary school design in Ellsworth is beginning to take shape. Ellsworth School Board members were...
June 22, 2016 - 9:00am
June 19, 2016
Elmwood schools say goodbye to four staffers
ELMWOOD -- The Elmwood School District bid goodbye to four long-time employees at the end of this school year: tech ed teacher Jerry Hannack,...
June 19, 2016 - 10:00am
June 17, 2016
Superintendent gives update on referendum projects
SPRING VALLEY -- Since the voters in the Spring Valley School District passed a referendum in April to repair and renovate the facilities, the...
June 17, 2016 - 3:50pm
June 9, 2016
Two Cardinal classes spread their wings and fly
SPRING VALLEY/PRESCOTT -- Both Spring Valley and Prescott high schools celebrated the Class of 2016 commencement Saturday, May 28. Spring Valley...
June 9, 2016 - 1:03pm
June 2, 2016
Longtime Plum City principal to retire after 35 years on the job
PLUM CITY -- No one familiar with Plum City schools would dispute that 4K-12 principal Paul Churchill has given 110 percent of himself to the...
June 2, 2016 - 8:57am
June 1, 2016
Recognizing the dedication of ECSD employees
ELLSWORTH -- Ellsworth Community School District staff and teachers were honored Tuesday night at the 29th annual employee recognition dinner...
June 1, 2016 - 6:12pm
May 27, 2016
A graduation celebration at EHS
Ellsworth High School sent off its newest class of graduates with a commencement ceremony on Friday evening inside the EHS Gymnasium. The event...
May 27, 2016 - 9:07pm
Leave a book, take a book: New ‘Little Free Library’ coming to Bay City
BAY CITY -- The students in Ashley Steiner’s Panther Time reading class see a need in the Ellsworth School District, and they’re addressing...
May 27, 2016 - 9:05am
May 26, 2016
ELLSWORTH -- Having grown up in separate orphanages in Beijing, brothers Trey and Trentyn Mattson spoke minimal English when they were adopted...
May 26, 2016 - 11:15am
May 25, 2016
UPDATED: Prescott voters approve school spending increase
PRESCOTT -- Prescott School District voters overwhelmingly approved a referendum to exceed revenue limits by $1.46 million, preserving an effort by the administration to permanently bring spending levels back to where they were before massive cuts hit the district in February. By...
May 25, 2016 - 8:53pm