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Pierce County Herald
Ellsworth, River Falls mourn teen victim of fatal crash
Funeral for drowned Ellsworth boy is Wednesday in River Falls
Wisconsin roundup: Voucher enrollment up 5 percent; Obamacare recipients in line for 16 percent premium hike; 8 more state news stories
Legislative candidates sound off in River Falls
Panel tosses out ethics complaint against Johnson; St. County County DA says ‘it’s good to move on’
crime and courts
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
WIAA cross country: Todd and Peña qualify for state
WIAA football: Spring Valley advances; Elmwood/Plum City falls to De Soto
E-PC takes on De Soto, but avoids 'The Pit'
WIAA girls volleyball: Seasons end for local volleyball teams
Horror movie filmed in Pierce debuts Monday night
PLUM CITY CARE CENTER RESIDENT OF THE MONTH: A colorful storyteller
The face at the head of the Roadrunners line steps down
Coping with loss by inciting acts of kindness and love
Local coats for kids program returns
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 11/2/16 Meeting Agenda
PUBLIC NOTICE: Proposed AT&T Tower, 530th St, Ellsworth, WI
WIS. DNR: 11/7/16 Public Meeting - Bay City Harbor Sediments Disposal
SUMMONS: Bank of Alma v. Lori K. Peterson, et al.; Case 16-CV-114
TOWN OF TRENTON: 11/3/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
Kyra Hayes, 16
Gabriel B. Carpenter, 13
Mary L. Nelson, 67
Lydia M. Bude, 89
Kay Thom, 77
EDITORIAL (Oct. 19, 2016): Calling a spade a spade
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Oct. 19, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Oct. 12, 2016): Don’t end up a tragic headline -- stop for buses
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Oct. 12, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Oct. 5, 2016): Carrying the torch of history
Real Estate Showcase
September 27, 2013
Editorial: Word of the year: Liability
This year still has a few months to go, but it’s safe to say the word of the year around the Pierce County Courthouse for 2013 is liability. One definition of liability is “legal responsibility.” This year, the county is hearing about and working at protecting itself from responsibility...
September 27, 2013 - 8:04am
September 18, 2013
Editorial: War vote must reflect opinion
When President Obama asked for Congressional approval before taking military action against Syria, we presumed he was asking for approval from the American people. We, the people, are the constituents of U.S. senators and representatives, and therefore their vote on this critical...
September 18, 2013 - 1:05pm
September 11, 2013
Editorial: Keep school safety in mind
Another school year is here and the return of students to their classrooms is getting widespread attention. For example, Gov. Scott Walker joined...
September 11, 2013 - 11:00am
September 4, 2013
Editorial: Plan for retirement, safeguard wealth
The 1930s had its Great Depression and, for the 2000s, it’s been the Great Recession. The time is now to ensure the money to live comfortably...
September 4, 2013 - 10:38am
August 28, 2013
Editorial: Know how to cope with heat
“The Heat Is On” might seem like a song more appropriate for the height of the summer season, but with this year’s extreme weather swings,...
August 28, 2013 - 1:29pm
August 21, 2013
Editorial: Time for tougher OWI laws
State legislators are again considering tougher penalties for drunken drivers (Assembly Bills 69, 70, 71).
August 21, 2013 - 12:25pm
August 14, 2013
Editorial: Keep heads-up in stormy weather
Mother Nature can gently spread her beauty or throw some nasty tricks at earth’s inhabitants. In the event of the latter, the public needs...
August 14, 2013 - 1:14pm
August 9, 2013
Editorial: Growing gardens, grass smart move
In a climate with a relatively short growing season, it’s important to get outdoors whenever possible. One doesn’t need to go far. Locales as close as the back yard offer opportunities to be in touch directly with nature. Gardening has long been known as a great way...
August 9, 2013 - 12:32pm
July 31, 2013
Editorial: Be ready to hit the road
Getting away on a trip doesn’t necessarily mean getting away from the family.
July 31, 2013 - 8:39am
July 24, 2013
Editorial: Limit budget to dollars, sense
Wisconsin lawmakers and the governor apparently have a different understanding of the meaning and purpose of a budget than the rest of us. They’ve taken what should be a statement of expenditures and proposals for financing them, and folded in a series of unrelated items that evidently...
July 24, 2013 - 10:42am
July 17, 2013
Editorial: Swim safely this summer
Tragic accidents happen quickly. Drowning often occurs with many people, including adults, in and around swimming pools and beaches. Recent research by Johnson and Johnson shows 88 percent of children who drowned were under adult supervision, and parents are overconfident about their...
July 17, 2013 - 1:01pm
June 19, 2013
Editorial: Protect computer, mobile devices
Technology has improved the ways people communicate and get information, but it’s also opened new possibilities for those who would take advantage...
June 19, 2013 - 2:06pm
June 12, 2013
Editorial: A June Dairy Month plus
Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development (DWD) Secretary Reggie Newson is right when he says the state's vocational rehabilitation partnership...
June 12, 2013 - 9:42am
May 29, 2013
Be travel, water safe this summer
Summer is right around the corner. This means increased family travel and fun with the kids. Here are some family travel tips from Traveltips --Pack...
May 29, 2013 - 12:59pm
May 22, 2013
Editorial: 'Drunkest state' - it's no joke
Stating the problem is easy. Finding the solution isn't. You'd be hard pressed to find anyone to deny that drunken driving is a huge problem in Wisconsin. But so far we've made little or no progress in reversing the deadly and embarrassing statistics. Statewide, 225 people died...
May 22, 2013 - 9:57am