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Wisconsin roundup: Budget vetoes eliminate judicial council, education board; 7 more state news stories
New personal e-alarms can enhance safety, even at UWRF
Body discovered along St. Croix River in Hudson
Rural areas continue to see higher rates of impaired driving
Impaired in the north country: Chronic drunken drivers plague Minn., Wis. roads
crime and courts
First quarter onslaught too much for E-PC
Cards improve to 5-0 over Boyceville
Panthers lost MBC opener to SCC
Seniors get a victory they can relish
Watch: Big fourth quarter gives Ellsworth homecoming victory
Spring Valley Cardinals
United Way kicks off 2017 'We Fight for Strong Communities' campaign
Art project gives voice to homeless youth
St. Paul's UCC to celebrate 150 years
Pierce County Fair tractor and truck pull winners announced
'Powerful' indie film gets limited run in Red Wing
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 9/27/17 Special Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 9/26/17 Board Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: Public Notice- Liquor Lic. App., Papa Tronnio's
PIERCE COUNTY: TAX DEED LAND SALE
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 7/10/17 Bd Minutes
Carl A. Schneider, 54
Christopher J. (Borst) Nikola, 55
Elvira Elizabeth "Vi" Auchampach, 86
Lawrence J. Langer, 82
Michael J. Hager, 66
Letters: Be careful what you wish for; Nice billboard, wrong county
Viewpoint: Problems left for the next budget writers
Letter: Why not hear us out about Prairie View?
Foxconn: An Exciting Opportunity for Wisconsin
Viewpoint: When up is down
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April 5, 2017
UPDATE: Spring elections results are in: Who are the victors?
The voters have cast their ballots in the April 4 Spring Election. The preliminary results for contested races are listed below. Incumbents...
April 5, 2017 - 12:44pm
April 4, 2017
Huber room to be converted to day reporting area in new jail
ELLSWORTH—The Pierce County Board approved a request from the Pierce County Sheriff's Department to repurpose a huber room in the new...
April 4, 2017 - 5:43am
March 31, 2017
Huppert Water: Who will pay for upgrades?
ELLSWORTH — When Ray Huppert Utility customers heard the estimated assessment costs they may be paying as a private water utility transfers...
March 31, 2017 - 10:30am
March 29, 2017
Write-ins tout 'a better Bay City'
BAY CITY — The definition of perseverance is "steadfastness in doing something despite difficulty or delay in achieving success." Three...
March 29, 2017 - 11:24am
March 27, 2017
Spring Valley water rates up 64%
MADISON — In the first rate increase since 2000, quarterly bills for Spring Valley Waterworks residential customers will rise by 64 percent...
March 27, 2017 - 9:17am
March 23, 2017
Elmwood chief officer resigns; Sailer’s wants village to support expansion
ELMWOOD -- Elmwood Police Chief Michael Schaffer submitted his letter of resignation after more than two years of serving Elmwood. Trustee Dolores...
March 23, 2017 - 3:00pm
March 22, 2017
Remaining 400th street bridge demolished
TOWN OF SALEM -- The 400th street bridge in the town of Salem has been the source of controversy for the township since heavy rains washed it...
March 22, 2017 - 3:34pm
March 20, 2017
Playground option chosen by parents
MAIDEN ROCK -- The Maiden Rock Village Hall will have a new playground sooner rather than later after a heated discussion took place concerning...
March 20, 2017 - 8:00am
March 10, 2017
Church sign garners harassment claims
Ellsworth Village Board An Ellsworth resident claimed to be the target of harassment during a discussion about a former church sign at the Ellsworth Village Board meeting Monday, March 6. Darrin Foss, who purchased the former Pentecostal Church building at 101 S. Utility St., in the...
March 10, 2017 - 8:03am
Wisconsin roundup: Wisconsin still lags in its pace of job creation; semi plows into travel mart; and 10 more state news stories
MADISON -- Wisconsin continues to lag behind two thirds of the states in its pace of job creation. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics says Wisconsin had a year-to-year private sector job growth of 1 percent as of last September, with 25,600 jobs created during that 12-month period....
March 10, 2017 - 7:53am
March 9, 2017
Resident meeting set for Huppert customers
Ellsworth Village Board One step closer. The Ellsworth Village Board voted 5-0 Monday, March 6, to sign a contract with engineering firm CBS...
March 9, 2017 - 8:54am
March 4, 2017
Street reconstruction on the horizon in SV
SPRING VALLEY -- A one-block section of South Second Street from Newman to McKay avenues is slated to be reconstructed this summer. The Spring Valley Village Board discussed the project’s special assessments costs for the people who live on that block at the Thursday, Feb. 23 meeting....
March 4, 2017 - 10:00am
March 1, 2017
Prescott police station will get new look
Prescott City Council The Prescott police station will undergo a much needed remodeling after the Prescott City Council approved the funding...
March 1, 2017 - 9:43am
February 23, 2017
County denies proposed Oak Grove shooting range
ELLSWORTH -- “Be succinct with your words,” Pierce County Land Management Committee Chair Joe Fetzer said as he opened the Feb. 15 hearing...
February 23, 2017 - 8:22am
February 22, 2017
Strong neighbor support displayed in dog request
Elmwood Village Board Elmwood resident Scott Anderson, along with a number of neighbors, appeared before the Elmwood Village Board at its Feb. 13 meeting to express his desire to own a third dog and go through the process of obtaining a kennel license.
February 22, 2017 - 5:00pm