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Ellsworth Supt. addresses Panther Kids Club questions
Area teams advance to Destination Imagination's global finals
Water & Sewer votes on Huppert Water option
Farmers promote sustainability during Earth Day
Bay City approves campground dock replacement
crime and courts
Ellsworth baseball: Matzek in the middle of comeback win
Ellsworth softball: Panthers blow out Amery
Prep baseball roundup: Plum City at a crossroads
Prep softball roundup: Clean sweep of local teams
Prep baseball roundup: Brookshaw hits three doubles in win
Spring Valley Cardinals
Little Golden Book, Gallery events, and River Falls Reads
Brooks explores his wild side in 'Wilderness'
Health column: You don't want to see me unless you have to
UWRF to host interactive Ag Day
Chordsmen to perform in memory of long-time members
arts and entertainment
ELLSWORTH AREA AMBULANCE SERVICE: 4/25/17 Regular Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: 4/20/17 Highway Committee Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 4/27/17 Board of Adjustment Committee Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 5/3/17 Hearing - Skogen permit
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 3/6/17 Board Minutes
Catherine E. Farrell, 99
John 'Jack' Wallesverd, 86
Harold A. Fasbender, 75
George Helgeson, 98
Editorial: Take the Earth Day challenge
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Editorial: Brexit hits closer to home than you think
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Warren Petryk column: Positive reforms will bring broadband opportunities to Wisconsin
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March 8, 2016
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Feb. 17, 2016
Public responsibility TO THE EDTIORIt seems like two writers from different parts of Pierce County still cannot get the law straight. Public tax money supports all public responsibilities like public schools, police forces, public parks, public roads , etc. All tax money goes to...
March 8, 2016 - 10:07am
February 3, 2016
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR -- Feb. 3, 2016
Supporting our studentsTO THE EDITOROn Feb. 16, voters will have an opportunity to renew their commitment to the students of Prescott School District. There is an appreciable funding gap between what the state allows school districts to collect in revenues and the true expense of...
February 3, 2016 - 12:59pm
December 9, 2015
Maiden Rock Hall story spurs resident response
GUEST COMMENTARY -- “That was rather glib.” B.J. Christofferson was responding to (Maiden Rock village president) Judy Daleiden's remark “Well you elected us” to indicate there was no obligation of the village board to hold a referendum as to whether the board should spend...
December 9, 2015 - 1:44pm
December 2, 2015
Ron Kind column: Keeping our promises to Wisconsin veterans
It is very clear that we have some major pain management, transparency and access to care problems in the VA system. Fixing these problems is...
December 2, 2015 - 2:01pm
March 27, 2014
Letter: Time is running out, so enroll for insurance now
The federal health insurance exchange, called the Health Insurance Marketplace, provides most Wisconsin residents with financial assistance when purchasing insurance. If you are still without health insurance, please take action now! If you don’t purchase insurance by the...
March 27, 2014 - 4:04pm
Letter: He was impressed with visiting EHS basketball players
TO THE EDITOR: This is a story I think really needs to be shared. It is also one I hope is a lesson for all young groups of students who are representing not only themselves, but also their school and their community. I am writing this to inform everyone what a class act I...
February 27, 2014 - 1:22pm
February 13, 2014
LETTER: He doesn't feel comfortable deciding about Ellsworth referendum
The $29.45 million school referendum leaves me torn. The need to upgrade current facilities is clear and the planning committee worked hard. A new elementary school would be an asset to Ellsworth. What gives me pause is what the process didn’t do, considering how permanent and...
February 13, 2014 - 10:52am
LETTER: Both Ellsworth School District referendums must pass
I urge Ellsworth District Community members to vote “Yes” on Tuesday, February 18, to pass both the Facilities Referendum and Operating Referendum for the following reasons: Dramatically improved safety and security of our school children Increased flexibility...
February 13, 2014 - 10:46am
November 7, 2013
It’s not her grandma’s library any more, she says
TO THE EDITOR: As I grow older and find myself reminiscing, one of my fondest memories is visiting the public library with my grandma. We would pull open a drawer filled with cards, find a title, write down a bunch of numbers and letters, and then go on a hunt through the stacks...
November 7, 2013 - 12:59pm
October 9, 2013
Letter: Vietnam vet says better late than never
TO THE EDITOR: The year 1968 was not good for me. Spilled some blood. Saw and experienced stuff I wish I hadn’t. Lost some friends. Coming home wasn’t much better. Cursed, screamed and spit at. Never a word of thanks for our service. No heroes were we. I thought I had left...
October 9, 2013 - 1:55pm
Letter: World War II vets denied access to their memorial
TO THE EDITOR: Our World War II vets are in their 80’s and 90’s. They fought and sacrificed in some of the worst battles the world has ever seen. These brave and courageous men went to war and won the battle against evil. These men stormed the beaches of Normandy and fought...
October 9, 2013 - 1:54pm
September 18, 2013
Letter: Wedding party got in on fire department water fights, she says
TO THE EDITOR: So, this happened on Saturday, Sept. 7. What can I say...the people of Prescott know how to have fun. This story begins with a young beautiful bride named Lauren Ptacek and her sweetheart groom Zechariah Bock-”Zech” for short. They had a beautiful, modest Catholic...
September 18, 2013 - 1:07pm
September 12, 2013
Letter: Basics for Local Kids in need of donations, he says
TO THE EDITOR: I would like to reminder your readers that it is time to clean out the coat closet. Please clean out your closets and donate coats, snow pants, boots, gloves/mittens or hats in any size, and drop them off at the collection bins in Ellsworth at Associated Bank,...
September 12, 2013 - 9:38am
September 4, 2013
Letter: Ellsworth residents set example of ‘Small Town Goodness,’ writer says
TO THE EDITOR: Recently, I had the good fortune to meet some of the many good people from the Ellsworth area and would like to share this story with their friends. Around 7 p.m. on Aug. 17, a friend and I stopped for a bite to eat at the Dairy Queen in Ellsworth. When we returned...
September 4, 2013 - 10:53am
August 28, 2013
Letter: Horse rescue worthy of public support for hay need, she says
TO THE EDITOR: I’m writing about an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of people, animals and the community this weekend. Refuge Farms Horse Rescue and Sanctuary, on Hwy. 29 east of Spring Valley, needs donations to purchase this winter’s hay supply. The cost of hay...
August 28, 2013 - 1:57pm