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Pierce food pantry has a new home
Burger Battle champ title goes to Clyde’s Corner
Wisconsin roundup: Lawsuit filed in death that sparked Tomah VA controversy; alleged Dells freeway murderer pleads insanity to reduced charges; and 10 more state news stories
Wisconsin Farmers Union sends survey on low dairy prices
New Richmond, Wis., man charged with kidnapping two women in Afton
crime and courts
Volleyball: Panthers start season at Menomonie Sprawl tournament
Football: Cardinals lose in St. Croix Falls
Football: Ellsworth wins big in Colfax
Football: Spring Valley defeats E-PC on strong second half
Sports scoreboard from Thursday, Aug. 25
Corpse flower set to bloom at UWRF
The strength of a community to be documented in film
Memory of officer honored in Prescott
Backing the blue: Business donates shirts to 111 officers
Seniors saluted for hard work and dedication
arts and entertainment
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/6/16 Personnel Committee Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 9/7/16 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 9/6/16 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPT: Request For Bids - TRI Project #14901
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 9/16/16, Cleary Building Corp., Ellsworth, WI
Harvey Roen, 71
Jeannette Miller, 93
Lenore Gunderson, 93
Dale Kannel, 89
Norbert "Nub" Deiss, 89
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Aug. 24, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Aug. 24, 2016): Not hard up for news, and grateful for it
EDITORIAL (Aug. 17, 2016): Small gestures add up to big things
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Aug. 17, 2016)
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Aug. 10, 2016)
Real Estate Showcase
September 15, 2015
Kathleen Vinehout column: WEDC leaders missed opportunity to apologize and reform
“Are you going to follow the recommendations in the audit?” I asked the Board Chair of the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC)....
September 15, 2015 - 2:48pm
Warren Petryk column: Legislature continues to fight against drug abuse in Wisconsin
Last session, my colleagues and I, led by Rep. John Nygren, passed several bills combating Wisconsin’s growing heroin problem. These bills...
September 15, 2015 - 2:41pm
Sheila Harsdorf column: Help prevent drug abuse through prescription disposal
Drug addiction and abuse continues to plague communities across our state. Here in western Wisconsin, we have seen meth and heroin ravage our...
September 15, 2015 - 2:24pm
September 10, 2015
Kathleen Vinehout column: Audit shows riders received poor services; elderly and disabled stranded when company did not deliver rides
“Just how many ‘no shows’ are acceptable?” I asked Medicaid Director Kevin Moore at a recent Audit Committee Hearing. “Is 4,154 people...
September 10, 2015 - 12:13pm
Ron Kind column: Honoring Wisconsin workers
As we observe another Labor Day, it is a good opportunity to remember how far we have come in protecting the rights of working men and women...
September 10, 2015 - 10:14am
August 27, 2015
Warren Petryk column: Interstate compact medical legislation
The Assembly Committee on Health held a public hearing on Assembly Bill (AB) 253, relating to the ratification of the Interstate Medical Licensure...
August 27, 2015 - 4:05pm
Ron Kind column: Back to school
This month families across Wisconsin will prepare to send their kids off to college, including Tawni and myself. Soon we will be dropping our...
August 27, 2015 - 3:58pm
Kathleen Vinehout column: Health still a top political issue
“ObamaCare must be repealed immediately,” begins Gov. Walker’s health plan for America. Recently the governor unveiled his health plan...
August 27, 2015 - 3:53pm
Kathleen Vinehout column: Lack of rural Broadband frustrates fair-goers
“It’s pedal to the metal on broadband policy—for both consumers and competitors,” said Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman...
August 27, 2015 - 3:45pm
August 14, 2015
Sheila Harsdorf column: Delivering on property tax relief
Property taxes remain one of the top issues for Wisconsin homeowners and small businesses, as the annual property tax bill represents a significant...
August 14, 2015 - 2:31pm
August 12, 2015
Kathleen Vinehout column: Should Tax Dollars Go to Companies Just to “Create Jobs”?
Imagine how private firms do business with the State of Wisconsin. The companies provide something of value for taxpayers and, in return, receive...
August 12, 2015 - 10:32am
Ron Kind column: Protecting the Beauty of Western & Central Wisconsin
Each of us in western and central Wisconsin is keenly aware of how important the environment is to our daily lives. From supporting our farming...
August 12, 2015 - 10:23am
Warren Petryk column: Milwaukee Bucks Arena Deal Approved by Assembly
On Tuesday, July 28, 2015, the state assembly, with strong bipartisan support, passed legislation approving state support for a new arena for...
August 12, 2015 - 10:16am
Sheila Harsdorf column: Budget Bill prioritizes Western Wisconsin projects
While much of the attention during the budget process focuses on the largest portions of the state budget, such as K-12 education, medical assistance,...
August 12, 2015 - 9:59am
Kathleen Vinehout column: "County Fairs: Time for Creativity and Critters, Friends and Family"
“We were working on a peach pie at 11 p.m. last night,” a 4-H mom whispered. “We were working on brownies at 2 a.m.,” said another mom...
August 12, 2015 - 9:53am