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Chamber welcomes Golden Lotus
Spring Valley keeps trimming asbestos removal costs
'Outside archaeologists' dig up a hole lot of history
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Three kayakers missing off of Door County have been found safe
CRIME AND COURT ROUNDUP: Attorney General has asked appeals court to continue state's ban on gay marriage
crime and courts
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Twins take three of four from Seattle
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUNDUP: Brewers' lead now down to two games with second-place St. Louis in town this weekend
Minnesota and Seattle wrap-up series this evening
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Brewers swept by Phillies, lose fifth straight
Prescott downs Hager City 8-1
Pierce County Fair tickets available
Hastings woman's traditional Icelandic food will be featured on Cooking Channel
Children and gardens the theme this Sunday at Freedom Park
RF Medical Clinic changes name and approach to care
Dietary aide hopes to turn tragedy into lesson on food allergies
arts and entertainment
Eugene J. Theis, 88
Eugene J. St. Ruth, 82
Pamela M. Linse, 65
Erwin Wittwer, 94
Glenn K. "Cannonball" Christenson, 82
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/16/14 Solid Waste Management Board Meeting Notice
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/11/14 Ag. & Extension Education Comm. Meeting
ELLSWORTH AREA AMBULANCE SERVICE: 7/15/14 Operating Committee Meeting
PROBATE ORDER: James J. Miller Estate; Case No. 14-PR-30
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT 7/24/14 Hearing - Ciresi Permit
Old Cowbelle: The Future of Churches
Old Cow Belle: Old Lady Entertainment?
Old Cowbelle: Missed opportunities
Old Cowbelle: Staying Put
Cow Belle: 125th Anniversary
October 2, 2012
Woman dies in Eau Claire house fire
EAU CLAIRE - Authorities in Eau Claire are trying to determine how a woman died in a house fire - and how the fire started. They hope an autopsy that's expected today will provide some clues. A neighbor called 911 yesterday afternoon after seeing smoke emerging from windows. The...
October 2, 2012 - 9:12am
August 13, 2012
Body found in St. Croix River near Afton
AFTON - Authorities are working to identify the body found in the St. Croix River near Afton Sunday. Washington County Sheriff's Commander Brian Mueller says two juveniles saw what they thought was a body in the river and they called their parents who contacted 911. Mueller say...
August 13, 2012 - 12:44pm
August 6, 2012
Eau Claire man missing on Menomoniee Indian Reservation
KESHENA - An Eau Claire man was missing and presumed drowned after he fell from a raft on the Wolf River in northeast Wisconsin. Authorities said 39-year-old Michael Danovsky went missing near Keshena on Saturday afternoon, and never resurfaced. A search took place Saturday night...
August 6, 2012 - 6:04am
July 21, 2012
Heat takes its toll on humans, livestock and crop
The hot summer of 2012 has taken it's toll across the state from crops to animals to humans. After Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker toured farms...
July 21, 2012 - 8:38am
Ammonia leak at milk plant evacuates homes in Fond du Lac
FOND DU LAC - An ammonia leak at a Fond du Lac milk processing plant forced the evacuation of several homes in the immediate area. The Fond du Lac Fire Department says the problem was reported yesterday at about 4 p.m. When firefighters arrived on the scene they say employees were...
July 21, 2012 - 8:37am
July 17, 2012
Garbage truck catches on fire
A Waste Management garbage truck caught fire in Hager City at about 12:15 p.m. today. The truck was from Hastings and was passing through Hager City on 805th Street when the incident happened. An employee coming back to the Nestle Purina plant along 805th saw the truck in flames. "So...
July 17, 2012 - 1:21pm
Garbage truck catches fire in Hager City
HAGER CITY - A garbage truck was reported on fire in the driveway of the Purina plant in Hager City during the noon hour. The truck was reported consumed in flame by the driver managed to get out of the vehicle. The Ellsworth Fire Department was paged to respond to the fire.
July 17, 2012 - 12:50pm
July 9, 2012
UPDATE: I-94 cleared after accident involving county vehicle
HUDSON - The driver of a County Concrete truck whose rig overturned on eastbound I-94 early Monday was taken directly from the scene to Regions...
July 9, 2012 - 11:44am
July 4, 2012
Drowning victim was former Hastings school district employee
HASTINGS - The body of a 65-year-old Welch man, Merriett M. Maul Jr., was recovered shortly before 9 p.m. Friday, June 29, near the public dock in Prescott Maul had fallen into the St. Croix River from a courtesy dock three days previously - Tuesday, June 26. His body was found a...
July 4, 2012 - 1:24pm
July 2, 2012
Fire in Oconomowoc kills one, injures seven fire-fighters
OCONOMOWOC - One person was killed and several fire-fighters were injured in a blaze that heavily damaged part of a block on Main Street in downtown Oconomowoc. It happened early yesterday afternoon, and the cause remains under investigation. Public safety director David Beghun...
July 2, 2012 - 7:35am
July 1, 2012
Five injured in accident at Pioneer Days Mud Bog near Eau Claire
EAU CLAIRE - Five people were injured when a truck involved in the Pioneer Days Mud Bog left the track and slammed into a group of spectators. The Saturday accident happened at about 12:30 p.m. At least one victim had to be extricated. The victims haven't been named. Police say...
July 1, 2012 - 12:04pm
June 27, 2012
Afternoon News Brief - Angela Asher suing 16 year old for daughters death in Eau Claire crash.
The mother of one of three teens killed from in a car crash in Eau Claire County is suing. Angela Asher is suing a 16 year old girl, the girl's...
June 27, 2012 - 4:08pm
June 21, 2012
Beloit College professor dies in South America
BELOIT - A long-time professor at Beloit College has died, after he fell in South America during a student research trip. Dan Shea, an anthropology professor, died Tuesday after he fell in Chile. That's where he and five Beloit students have been for almost two weeks. College spokesman...
June 21, 2012 - 9:34am
June 6, 2012
Airborne car lands at family's picnic table in Madison, killing one
MADISON - A Madison family was eating dinner when an airborne car landed on their picnic table, killing a seven-year-old boy. It happened just before six p.m. yesterday on private land across from Garner Park on Madison's west side. Police said the boy's 36-year-old mother was hospitalized...
June 6, 2012 - 6:33am
May 31, 2012
No one injured as storage sheds near Prescott High School start on fire
PRESCOTT - The Prescott Fire Department responded to a call of a fire in storage sheds at the Prescott Senior High School Wednesday morning at 1:05 a.m. The fire was discovered by a city police officer who drove past the high school on patrol and observed the fire. The fire was...
May 31, 2012 - 8:49am