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Polar vortex redux? Forecasters say it could hit next week
Merry Netflix: 40 holiday movies to watch in December
UPDATE: Market conditions contribute to River Falls' nursing home's closure
Wisconsin roundup: Trump's 'Thank You Tour' comes to Wisconsin Tuesday; tuition hike ahead for some UW students; 6 more state news stories
Water meter mystery causes headache
crime and courts
Prep wrestling: Two weekends, two Ellsworth championships
Spring Valley/Elmwood wrestling: Cardinals are champions in Dells Duals
Prep boys basketball: Prescott, Plum City/Elmwood, and Spring Valley all win
Ellsworth boys basketball: Panthers play cat and mouse game with Saints
Nine-day gun deer hunt season totals detailed
VIDEO: Maiden Rock Old-fashioned Country Christmas
Swedish Christmas celebration goes whole month long
PHOTOS: A Christmas Carol staged in new auditorium
'You get what you pay for' (part 1): The underfunding of long-term care facilities
'You get what you pay for' (part 3): Wages lead to staff shortages
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 12/13/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TRENTON: 12/8/16 Planning Commission Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/8/16 Board of Health Meeting
TOWN OF TRENTON: 12/13/16 Town Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/14/16 Solid Waste Management Board Meeting Notice
Justin Dale Ogden, 32
Charlotte M. Bowen, 86
Audrey Cernohous, 78
JoAnn Stevens, 81
Ron Kind column: Commemorating Pearl Harbor
EDITORIAL (Dec. 7, 2016): A date which will live in infamy
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Nov. 30, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Nov. 30, 2016): The who, what, why, when and how matters
EDITORIAL (Nov. 23, 2016): Profiling? We can live with it
Real Estate Showcase
November 30, 2016
Collegiate update: Seifert has season-high nine points against Carthage
Sophomore Clay Seifert, a former Prescott athlete, scored nine points for UW-River Falls in NCAA Division III men’s basketball on Tuesday,...
November 30, 2016 - 5:21pm
November 28, 2016
Frandsen sees Ellsworth in Augsburg
You can take the wrestler out of Ellsworth, but you can’t take Ellsworth out of a wrestler; or something like that. Gable Frandsen, currently...
November 28, 2016 - 5:42pm
November 21, 2016
Collegiate update: Colbenson finishes 7th; Hines, Lantz get season started; and more
ST. LEO, Fla. -- The seventh runner to cross the finish line in the NCAA Division II women's cross country national championship on Saturday,...
November 21, 2016 - 3:12pm
August 15, 2016
SCVBL: Sparta ends Spring Valley's run in the WBA tournament
A talented Sparta team ended the Spring Valley Hawks’ run in the Wisconsin Baseball Association playoffs on Sunday in Sparta. The Hawks defeated the Tilden Tigers 6-4 in a first-round matchup of the WBA tournament on Saturday. But Sparta stopped Spring Valley’s momentum with a...
August 15, 2016 - 10:40am
August 14, 2016
SCVBL: Pirates advance through WBA state semifinals
The Prescott Pirates were able to win two one-run games over the weekend in Haugen to earn a spot as one of the final eight teams in the Wisconsin Baseball Association playoffs. The tournament started with an 11-inning, 6-5 win over Spooner on Saturday. Prescott co-manager Mike Lytle...
August 14, 2016 - 11:39pm
SCVBL: Walk-off hit advances Expos to WBA state finals
A walk-off hit by Elmwood second baseman Eric Konsela gave the Expos a 2-1 victory over the La Crosse 35ers on Sunday and a spot in the Wisconsin Baseball Association finals. Elmwood defeated host team Rib Lake 6-1 on Friday night and La Crosse 2-1 on Sunday in the WBA semifinals....
August 14, 2016 - 11:28pm
August 12, 2016
SCVBL: Hawks, Pirates, Expos gear up for WBA playoffs
The Wisconsin Baseball Association playoffs are set to begin this weekend for three St. Croix Valley Baseball League teams in Pierce County....
August 12, 2016 - 7:00am
August 9, 2016
Motocross hits the fairgrounds
A few Pierce County locals took home first place finishes at a Motokazie Supercross race series event held at the Pierce County Fairgrounds on...
August 9, 2016 - 11:26am
August 3, 2016
SCVBL: Maxwell leaves Hubbers a winner
Manager retires after 28 years
August 3, 2016 - 10:35am
August 2, 2016
SCVBL: Bracket released for WBA playoffs
Playoff seedings for Pierce County Herald teams are set for the Wisconsin Baseball Association semifinals on Aug. 12 through 14. Prescott will play the closest quarterfinals game among Pierce County's St. Croix Valley Baseball League teams. The first-seeded Pirates will play in Haugen,...
August 2, 2016 - 9:33am
July 27, 2016
Plum City loses to Eau Claire Cavaliers at Carson Park
The Plum City Blues made the trip to Carson Park in Eau Claire on Wednesday and fell 9-3 to the Cavaliers in a non-league game. The Cavaliers chased starter Lance Johnson from the game in the bottom of the first inning, collecting four hits and taking a 6-0 lead. Leading 6-2, the...
July 27, 2016 - 10:26am
July 26, 2016
Updated standings in the St. Croix Valley Baseball League (as of 7/25)
The playoff picture is starting to get clearer with one weekend left to play in the St. Croix Valley Baseball League. River Falls, Spring Valley, Prescott and Elmwood are all assured playoff spots as they have reached the minimum 11 wins needed in SCVBL play. Osceola, Hudson and Menomonie...
July 26, 2016 - 11:54am
July 24, 2016
SCVBL: Ninth inning RF rally hands Hawks 3-2 loss
Spring Valley finishes the season 11-6, looks ahead to WBA playoffs.
July 24, 2016 - 5:45pm
July 19, 2016
Standings in the St. Croix Valley Baseball League
Here is a look at the standings in the St. Croix Valley Baseball League after play was finished last week. River Falls, Prescott, Elmwood and Spring Valley have set themselves up for likely Wisconsin Baseball Association playoff berths as they are guaranteed final league records of...
July 19, 2016 - 3:45pm
July 13, 2016
Updated standings in the St. Croix Valley Baseball League
The Prescott Pirates and River Falls Fighting Fish currently sit in first place in the St. Croix Valley Baseball League heading into Wednesday. Here is an updated list of the league standings and scores from the past few weeks: Eau Galle Division River Falls 9-1 Spring Valley 8-4...
July 13, 2016 - 4:31pm