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Prep girls basketball: Free throws keep Plum City/Elmwood from staging comeback
MBC prep wrestling: Panthers win first dual of season; Prescott falls to Somerset
Prep girls basketball: Baldwin-Woodville overwhelms Prescott early
Prep boys basketball: Spring Valley dominates Boyceville
Prep wrestling: Spring Valley/Elmwood earns dual victory
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Swedish Christmas celebration goes whole month long
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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
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Charlotte M. Bowen, 86
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Maxine Witt, 65
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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
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December 2, 2016
Photos: Wolves come out clean in sloppy win
ELMWOOD -- This collection of photos was taken when Plum City/Elmwood defeated Frederic, 50-46, in prep boys basketball Thursday, Dec. 1. The...
December 2, 2016 - 3:55pm
Prep girls basketball: Prescott wins a low-scoring affair
OSCEOLA -- The Cardinals felt the full-court pressure from Osceola, but their zone defense was enough to clamp down and counter the Chieftains. Sophomore Allie Murphy led all scorers with 12 points for Prescott (2-1, 1-1) in the 39-32 victory over the Chieftains (1-2, 1-2) in a Middle...
December 2, 2016 - 12:05am
November 30, 2016
Photos: Ellsworth can't seize victory
Ellsworth lost to Osceola, 63-57, on Tuesday, Nov. 29. Photos in the gallery above come from Herald reporter Jalen Knuteson and were also contributed...
November 30, 2016 - 6:30pm
November 29, 2016
Prep boys basketball: Ellsworth couldn't seize victory; Both Cardinals win
ELLSWORTH -- Winning effort comes in all different shapes and sizes and waves. On Tuesday night, the Panthers had plenty of instances where...
November 29, 2016 - 11:16pm
Knuteson column: Winter sports in full swing this week
The end of the Thanksgiving weekend signals the first full week of winter sports in high schools all over the state. Yes, we have had a week of girls basketball, but this is the first full week with both girls and boys basketball games as well as wrestling. Not only that, but it...
November 29, 2016 - 2:45pm
November 28, 2016
Prep boys basketball: Plum City/Elmwood is ready to show grit
From gymnasium to gymnasium, goals don’t change all that much. Some teams believe they have a chance to go to state. Some teams just want to...
November 28, 2016 - 10:49pm
Prep boys basketball: Plum City/Elmwood sunk by the 3-ball
INDEPENDENCE -- The Wolves fell victim to a long-range assault in the first half and could not overcome it. Independence made nine 3-pointers to jump out to a 44-26 lead before securing a 69-56 victory over Plum City/Elmwood at Independence High School on Tuesday, Nov. 28. Wolves...
November 28, 2016 - 10:35pm
November 26, 2016
Ellsworth girls basketball: Gallery from Osceola game
This is a gallery of the Herald photos taken during the Ellsworth girls basketball game against Osceola. The Panthers lost, 69-41. For the original...
November 26, 2016 - 10:46am
November 23, 2016
Prep girls basketball: Ellsworth drops first game
OSCEOLA -- That's not how the season of optimism was supposed to start. The Ellsworth prep girls basketball team trailed the entire game before...
November 23, 2016 - 1:24am
November 21, 2016
Prep boys basketball: Ellsworth expects to play with swagger
Drake Flom had made two 3-pointers and was heating up. Flom had gone so far as to emulate the Steph Curry shoulder shimmy that NBA fans either...
November 21, 2016 - 5:19pm
November 18, 2016
Prep girls basketball: Spring Valley defeats Alma/Pepin in opener
SPRING VALLEY -- There were times where it wasn't pretty. After all, it was the first game of the season. But, as the cliche goes, a win is...
November 18, 2016 - 12:08am
November 16, 2016
Prep wrestling: Ellsworth starts pursuit of eighth state title
All newcomers to the Pierce County area hear about two things: cheese curds and Ellsworth wrestling. You could look at the state titles and...
November 16, 2016 - 10:14pm
Prep girls basketball: Prescott opens with win at Glenwood City; PC/E loses
GLENWOOD -- Prescott needed a way to gain confidence and settle in. Half-court offense wasn't doing that for them early in the first half. The...
November 16, 2016 - 1:00am
November 15, 2016
Prep boys wrestling: Spring Valley/Elmwood has same goals; but unfinished business
Two Spring Valley/Elmwood wrestlers were one win away from competing for individual state championships last year. Practice started on Monday,...
November 15, 2016 - 4:44pm
Prep boys basketball: Prescott returns as favorites in the MBC
When Prescott only lost four games last year it was safe to assume the Cardinals would remember which teams beat them. For that reason, there...
November 15, 2016 - 4:00pm