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Puttin’ on the Ritz: Ellsworth Chamber ‘dolls up’ for annual awards
Wisconsin roundup: Primary day arrives; western Wis. could see fallout from Minn. liquor bill; 8 more state news stories
Charges: Minn. men plotted bar burglary after Super Bowl
Road weight limits in effect
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crime and courts
WIAA girls basketball: Third time the charm for Spring Valley
WIAA girls basketball: Haas, Burr too much for Ellsworth
SVE wrestling: Five Cards headed to Madison with unfinished business
Ellsworth boys tennis: School board approves funding for a team
Prescott wrestling: Pair of juniors no longer flying under the radar
Spring Valley Cardinals
Coalition to address alcohol abuse, obesity, mental health
Ezekiel Lutheran Church hosts concert to benefit Haiti
UW-River Falls Dance Theatre to present annual spring concert
Turnout for Laura Ingalls Wilder birthday triples expectations
Moon Glow lights up the night
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPT: Request For Bids- 2017 Steel Culvert
PIERCE COUNTY: 2/28/17 Information Services Committee Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 3/1/17 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY FAIR COMMITTEE: 2/23/17 Meeting Agenda
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2/22/17 Elementary Facility Comm. Meeting
Mary J. Linder, 62
Thomas Ryan, 94
Lars E. Haugrose, 90
Marilyn Elaine Brown, 71
Connie Moga, 91
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Feb. 15, 2017)
EDITORIAL (Feb. 15, 2017): Living in a blame culture
Paineful Prose: Not always an axe to grind
Kathleen Vinehout column: A few budget details that didn't make headlines
Ron Kind column: Higher Education Action Plan
Real Estate Showcase
September 26, 2016
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
BRAINERD, Minn.—In this week's Northland Outdoors TV episode, we put a couple of shotgun experts—the Gould Brothers Exhibition Shooting...
September 26, 2016 - 2:07pm
September 10, 2016
Hunter Education class begins Sept. 12
HAGER CITY -- Anyone interested in hunting and recreational shooting is invited to attend a Hunter Education Course beginning at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 12 at Prairie View Elementary School, Hager City. The class will meet for seven sessions. A fee of $10 will be charged for the course....
September 10, 2016 - 9:00am
August 8, 2016
Northland Outdoors TV: Minnesota’s high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
BRAINERD, Minn. — In this week’s Northland Outdoors TV episode, we explore the phenomenal growth of the Minnesota Clay Target League, the...
August 8, 2016 - 11:20am
July 18, 2016
How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?
BRAINERED, Minn. — In this week’s episode of Northland Outdoors TV, we travel to the western Minnesota “lake that speaks” to learn about...
July 18, 2016 - 9:46am
July 6, 2016
Outdoors: Sportsman’s club to offer veterans fishing day this Saturday
The Eau Galle-Rush River Sportsman’s Club is hosting a fishing day for veterans of the military starting at 9:30 a.m. this Saturday near El Paso. The sportsman’s club has hosted the event every four years on the club’s land, which is located just south of El Paso along the Rush...
July 6, 2016 - 4:30pm
July 1, 2016
New trail opens in Kinnickinnic State Park
Pierce County’s Kinnickinnic State Park has a brand new trail for visitors to explore. The Friends of Willow River and Kinnickinnic State Parks...
July 1, 2016 - 10:15am
June 24, 2016
New trail opening in Kinnickinnic State Park
TOWN OF CLIFTON -- A new hiking and snowshoeing trail introducing the public to a previously inaccessible part of Kinnickinnic State Park will be commemorated Monday. The Friends of Willow River and Kinnickinnic State Parks are hosting a ribbon cutting ceremony at 1 p.m. Monday, June...
June 24, 2016 - 3:09pm
June 1, 2016
Gobble gobble: Spring Turkey Hunting in Pierce
PIERCE COUNTY -- Spring turkey hunting's final season wrapped up last weekend. The Herald has compiled a photo gallery of turkey hunting submissions...
June 1, 2016 - 9:37am
May 26, 2016
Wild Side: It's hard to be a bee in Wisconsin
Pierce County was once famous for its beekeepers and honey production. Hives around here averaged more than 80 pounds of honey each year. Light...
May 26, 2016 - 9:04am
May 20, 2016
Kayaking the Kinnickinnic
Thrive Women’s Outdoor Adventures, a ministry of Faith Community Church’s women’s ministry, offers a wide variety of outdoor activities...
May 20, 2016 - 11:08am
May 13, 2016
Wild Side: Rush River once produced bushels of big brookies
Brook trout, Salvelinus fontinalis, are colorful fish and the only stream trout native to Wisconsin. They once thrived in cold streams like the...
May 13, 2016 - 9:25am
April 27, 2016
Wild Side: April showers bring out flowers in the forest
Recent showers and some mild thunderstorms temporarily delayed the early corn planting around here. I had a reprieve from farm-related work and...
April 27, 2016 - 2:44pm
April 16, 2016
Riverway ranger to discuss National Parks campaign
Conversations of the Valley, a public affairs luncheon series sponsored by the St. Croix Valley Foundation, will continue on Wednesday, April 20, from 11:30 a.m. to 1p.m. (doors open at 11:15) at the Grand Banquet Center, 301 S. 2nd St., Stillwater. This month’s discussion will...
April 16, 2016 - 3:28am
April 14, 2016
Wild Side: Why go fishing in the fast lane?
Now that it has stopped snowing and the sun is out, my thoughts have turned to springtime and fishing again. There are few things more enjoyable...
April 14, 2016 - 1:37pm
April 7, 2016
DNR announces Habitat Handout Day April 23
Property owners interested in making their land more wildlife-friendly are invited to attend Habitat Handout Day Saturday, April 23, in Baldwin....
April 7, 2016 - 12:52pm