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UPDATE: NR man named in motorcycle crash
Persistence for Prairie View
Ellsworth police: Batting cage parts stolen
Big freshman class overflowing UWRF dorms, classrooms and cafeterias
crime and courts
Ellsworth golfers rank second in MBC
'Gutsy': Elmwood-Plum City uses late drive to beat Lake Holcombe-Cornell
Panther tennis moves into postseason
Down but not out: Elmwood volleyball rallies to win against Plum City
New Richmond gives Cardinals football a reality check
Spring Valley Cardinals
Rush River celebrates 70th Harvest Dinner
'American Pickers' to film in Wisconsin
UW-River Falls Dairy Farm Safety Symposium to be held at World Dairy Expo Oct. 5
United Way kicks off 2017 'We Fight for Strong Communities' campaign
Art project gives voice to homeless youth
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
Joyce B. Graham, 82
Francis J. and Helen H. Ptacek
Myrtle I. Pechuman, 82
Francis A. Gray, 84
Carl A. Schneider, 54
Editorial: No more 'one for the road'
What it means to me to be an American
Reiter column: Lizards and salamanders of Wisconsin
Viewpoint: State budget sent to governor
Letters: Be careful what you wish for; Nice billboard, wrong county
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March 8, 2016
EDITORIAL (Feb. 17, 2016): Privatizing waterworks could be slippery slope
What if the water from your tap came out of your faucet brown? Your first step would be to call your local water utility. Around here, the water utilities are owned and operated by our municipalities. But what if you had to call an out-of-state corporation to report your water troubles?...
March 8, 2016 - 10:09am
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.
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