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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
LIST UPDATED: Schools close Friday, Feb. 24
crime and courts
WIAA individual wrestling: Ellsworth sets school record
WIAA individual wrestling: SVE seniors headed to wrestlebacks
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
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
Cody James Skulski, 25
LaVerne J. McAleavey, 93
Mary J. Linder, 62
Thomas Ryan, 94
Lars E. Haugrose, 90
EDITORIAL (Feb. 22, 2017): Bill reduce public transparency
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Feb. 22, 2017)
Kathleen Vinehout column: Searching for the 'reform dividend'
Ron Kind column: Celebrating National FFA Week
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Feb. 15, 2017)
Real Estate Showcase
February 23, 2017
Becoming a voice for change: Creating an anti-bullying culture
ELLSWORTH -- She was a classmate of Jacob Wetterling. She remembers vividly the day her friend went missing 27 years ago. Now she works with...
February 23, 2017 - 5:00pm
February 17, 2017
Hudson dad pushes for stronger response to bullying
HUDSON -- Hudson father and Ellsworth native Jonathan Hayes proposed a new ordinance to the Hudson Public Safety Committee Feb. 16 that would require more interaction from parents in a bullying incident and could impose a fine on parents of the bully. The issue of bullying was first...
February 17, 2017 - 1:38pm
Hailing EMS second quarter honor roll recipients
ELLSWORTH MIDDLE SCHOOL The second quarter honor roll for the 2016-17 school year at Ellsworth Middle School has been released. Honorees include: A honor roll Eighth grade Ezra T. Anderson, Lydia L. Cole, Victoria M. Dawley, Charles J. Gezel, Brianna N. Giese, Parker J. Grizzle, Cecelia...
February 17, 2017 - 9:28am
Prescott second quarter honor roll highlighted
PRESCOTT HIGH SCHOOL The second quarter Prescott High School honor roll accolades go to: A honor roll Freshmen: Riley Anfinson, Jaida Biscoe, Macie Biscoe, Lydia Franco, Alexis Fredericks, Megan Gilles, McKenna Johnson, Zachary Knee, Lauran Korfhage, Mason Leonard, Ella Linder, Isabella...
February 17, 2017 - 9:27am
February 15, 2017
Prairie View will be demolished; Lindgren sold
Ellsworth School Board The fate of two elementary school buildings in the Ellsworth School District has been decided. At its Feb. 13 meeting,...
February 15, 2017 - 3:05pm
February 13, 2017
Interested in stargazing? The observatory schedule is set
RIVER FALLS -- The University of Wisconsin-River Falls Physics Department begins its spring season of free public observatory viewings and astronomy...
February 13, 2017 - 8:00am
February 10, 2017
Quartet honored for Spring Valley impact
SPRING VALLEY -- Each year, the Spring Valley Education Foundation honors alumni, community members or staff who have had a lasting impact in...
February 10, 2017 - 9:24am
February 9, 2017
Memories resound for coach as Karges Center era closes
RIVER FALLS -- Jeff Berkhof still remembers the first time he saw the R.A. Karges Center on the campus of the University of Wisconsin-River Falls....
February 9, 2017 - 2:00pm
February 6, 2017
ELLSWORTH LIBRARY COLUMN: Lots to love at EPL
ELLSWORTH -- February is Library Lovers’ Month! In January, we focused on our teen patrons, and this month we are celebrating adults.
February 6, 2017 - 11:26am
February 4, 2017
Plum City referendum projects move forward
Plum City School Board A bond anticipation note worth $1.485 million was reviewed at Plum City High School at the Jan. 16 school board meeting, an action that would speed up the process of repairs to the schools. Plum City is "going through this process to keep it (the work being...
February 4, 2017 - 9:00am
February 3, 2017
Will another shoe drop along with tuition?
RIVER FALLS — Cautious optimism. That's what Dean Van Galen said abounds at University of Wisconsin-River Falls, where officials await details on a likely tuition decrease from Gov. Scott Walker. The Republican governor unveiled the surprise proposal during last month's State...
February 3, 2017 - 10:00am
January 27, 2017
Plum City welcomes new superintendent
PLUM CITY -- “I packed my lunch and felt like I was going to Kindergarten again.” See, even experienced school superintendents get nervous...
January 27, 2017 - 11:00am
January 25, 2017
Area schools close Wednesday, Jan. 25
The following area schools are closed Wednesday, Jan. 25 as it continues to snow across western Wisconsin. Durand-Arkansaw School DistrictElmwood...
January 25, 2017 - 6:55am
January 20, 2017
Spring Valley schools are 2 hours late
SPRING VALLEY -- Due to icy road conditions, Spring Valley schools decided to begin their day two hours late Friday, Jan. 20. This statement was posted on the Spring Valley School District Facebook page just before 7 a.m.:
January 20, 2017 - 7:26am
January 16, 2017
Area schools close Tuesday, Jan. 17
Many area schools have announced they will be closed Tuesday, Jan. 17 due to icy road conditions. Ellsworth Community School District released this statement at about 7:45 p.m. Tuesday: "Ellsworth Community Schools will be closed Tuesday, Jan.17 due to the icy road conditions. Concern...
January 16, 2017 - 9:19pm