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Mustafa crime family member charged in St. Croix County
Update: Semi driver hospitalized after Highway 35 crash
Alleged 2-state crime spree ends with Taser incident in Prescott
crime and courts
WIAA D2 golf: Nugent on to sectionals
WIAA D3 golf: Spring Valley wins regional
Spring Valley track: Bosshart honing athleticism, confidence
Prep golf: Leach, Cards take DSC
WIAA D2 softball: Ellsworth singles way to victory
Spring Valley Cardinals
From Ghana to Plum City
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Pierce County Fair most admired senior citizen
Spring cleaning means charity work for Martell man
Masonic Lodge hosts meal May 26 in Prescott
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF ELLSWORTH: 2017-18 Liquor License Renewals
VILLAGE OF MAIDEN ROCK: For Sale - Playground Equipment
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 6/717 Hearing - Ashbach permit
TOWN OF TRIMBELLE: 4/11/17 Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF TRIMBELLE: 2017-18 Liquor License Renewals
Rogjel M. Weber, 55
Gayle A. Korfhage, 76
David J. Gifford, 79
Kenneth P. Schladweiler, 75
Kathleen M. Sawczynec, 62
Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Letters to the Editor
Harsdorf Column: Building drug abuse prevention alternatives
Viewpoint: See how we're 'powering our community'
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March 8, 2016
EDITORIAL (Feb. 10, 2016): Own you beliefs
The Herald reported last week that Prescott Police Chief Gary Krutke was asked by Prescott mayor Dave Hovel to remove “In God we trust” stickers he had placed on Prescott police cruisers. The story has sparked heated back-and-forth debates on the Herald’s Facebook page and pages...
March 8, 2016 - 10:03am
February 3, 2016
If you’re going to vote, be informed
The year 2016 seems to be the year of referendums in Pierce County. Voters in Ellsworth, Spring Valley and Prescott school districts will face referendum questions at the polls this year. Possibly Plum City voters as well. Each district is asking a completely different question. Learn...
February 3, 2016 - 12:51pm
February 2, 2016
All voters must show themselves
Trump, Clinton, Cruz, Sanders…Yes, there’s no avoiding a presidential election year with the nonstop campaigning. Those names above and many others, including those running for Congress, school board, state Assembly, city council, county board and more will appear on ballots during...
February 2, 2016 - 9:21am
Kind Column: The American Way
With the Fourth of July approaching, now is a better time than ever to reflect on our nation’s independence, the true meaning of being an American,...
July 2, 2015 - 9:30am
May 29, 2015
Editorial: Seniors Staying Put is priceless to community
I have always had a soft spot for the elderly. Not only was I taught to respect my elders, but my grandparents helped raise me. I grew up on their hobby farm east of River Falls and their guidance and the time I spent with them forever shaped me. Perhaps that is why any story to do...
May 29, 2015 - 10:44am
May 7, 2014
Editorial: Political differences drain taxpayers
State politicians on both sides of the aisle have found a new habit of picking fights with each other in the courtroom. With emotions running high, both sides often seem determined to end a political battle by attempting to have a court overturn the apparent winners. That’s all...
May 7, 2014 - 4:33pm
April 5, 2014
Editorial: Don't change court access
We live in a day and age when information is coming at us from many directions. The danger is many people may not recognize when a source of critical information is in danger of being silenced. Such is the case in the State of Wisconsin where a group of senators are sponsoring...
April 5, 2014 - 12:47pm
March 19, 2014
Editorial: Enforce Sunshine laws
Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen has invited the public to join in celebrating the state’s “sunshine laws,” the public records law and the open meetings law during Sunshine Week this week. By shedding light on the workings of government and the acts of public officers...
March 19, 2014 - 10:04am
March 12, 2014
Editorial: Helps shape, define community
The National Newspaper Association finished a readership survey in 2013. The gist was that, even in the electronic/digital age, two-thirds of small-town residents rely on their local paper for news and advertising information. The survey noted this reliance continues even as more...
March 12, 2014 - 4:30pm
March 5, 2014
Editorial: Escape winter damage, unethical contractors
A winter without thawing means every bit of snowfall stays on the ground for the entire season. That’s been the story this winter. It’s...
March 5, 2014 - 12:12pm
February 27, 2014
Editorial: Don't become ID theft victim
The reality of a modern world with all of its technological advances and convenience means there’s the potential for identity theft and that’s...
February 27, 2014 - 1:18pm
February 19, 2014
Editorial: Avoid theft, winter injuries to pets
Pets become members of families and, as such, they should be handled with care. A new criminal trend called “pet flipping” is gaining...
February 19, 2014 - 8:41am
February 13, 2014
Editorial: Stay safe on ice or trail
Even in the dead of winter, the great outdoors beckons to those who have an adventurous spirit. Invariably, outdoors enthusiasts are going...
February 13, 2014 - 9:45am
February 5, 2014
Editorial: Body cams; Tool or threat?
Pierce County officials recently rolled out another reason for us to behave ourselves—and likewise gave us another reason to expect stellar...
February 5, 2014 - 1:00pm
January 29, 2014
Editorial: Sensitive topics hard to report
Suicide is a topic that comes up regularly and we at the newspaper try to strike a balance between the reporting of a death by suicide, and the feelings and wishes of surviving family members. We have attended seminars and try to keep in mind guidelines published by the American...
January 29, 2014 - 2:45pm