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Resignations follow sexual misconduct in Glenwood City, sheriff’s office
Owner of Baldwin clinic agrees to more than four years in prison
Prescott Food Pantry eyes new location; application sent back to Planning Commission
Wisconsin man pleads guilty to supporting Islamic State
Wisconsin roundup: Despite large job losses, state unemployment rate lowest since '01; Ivanka Trump talks about education, business laws; and 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
WIAA football: Spring Valley advances; Elmwood/Plum City falls to De Soto
E-PC takes on De Soto, but avoids 'The Pit'
WIAA girls volleyball: Seasons end for local volleyball teams
Ellsworth girls take second at MBC meet
E-PC readies for playoffs with rout of Shell Lake
Coping with loss by inciting acts of kindness and love
Local coats for kids program returns
Daughters work to save their mother
Last chance to see 'Pierce County in War & Peace'
Fresh Art Tour kicks off Oct. 7
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: Absentee Voting & Voting Equip. Test for 11/8/16 Election
PIERCE COUNTY: 10/20/16 Highway Committee Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF EL PASO: 11/1/16 Public Hearing re: Strauss permit
PIERCE COUNTY HUMAN SERVICES: 10/20/16 Meeting Agenda
REPLEVIN SUMMONS: Santander v. Lucas M. Greeley; Case No. 16-SC-322
Lydia M. Bude, 89
Kay Thom, 77
Bernice J. Huppert, 99
Wallace J. Harvey, 94
Hilda A. Stoetzel, 93
Kathleen Vinehout column: Residents question public school money going to private schools
MARY BAIER COLUMN: Smaller schools serve a great purpose
Kathleen Vinehout column: Audit to investigate King Veterans Home
Kathleen Vinehout column: How to fund roads is a balancing act
Kathleen Vinehout column: Legislative Audit Bureau celebrates 50 years of service
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February 19, 2013
Regional weather round-up: Winter watch and wind chill advisories all across Minnesota
A winter storm watch and a wind chill advisory are in place across wide portions of Minnesota today affecting dozens of counties. The wintry...
February 19, 2013 - 8:57am
February 18, 2013
UPDATE: Victim of Trenton township car fire indentified
The body found in a burned-out car Saturday morning has been identified as that of Jeffrey Dennis Matthews, 46, N3571 840th St., Hager City. The Pierce County Sheriff's Department released the name Monday morning. The body was found Saturday morning, Feb. 16, after authorities received...
February 18, 2013 - 11:48am
February 16, 2013
Plane makes emergency landing at Red Wing airport
BAY CITY - A single engine plane had to land without its gear late Friday evening at the Red Wing Airport. The plane, piloted by Steve Hiltner, 30 of Rosemont, Minn. was attempting to land when the landing gear had reportedly failed. The plane skidded down the runway coming to a...
February 16, 2013 - 10:08pm
February 12, 2013
Bad roads cause accident in Clark County which injured 13
NEILLSVILLE - A weather-related traffic crash in west central Wisconsin sent 13 people to area hospitals. It happened yesterday afternoon west...
February 12, 2013 - 12:25pm
Colfax man injures hand when firework exploded
COLFAX - A Colfax area man was taken to Luther Middelfort-Mayo Health in Eau Claire Monday night after a firework exploded in his hand. Michael Schmitt was lighting the fuse on a piece of fireworks which exploded prior to him releasing, said Dunn County Sheriff Dennis Smith.The...
February 12, 2013 - 10:45am
February 10, 2013
Iowa man killed in snowmobile accident in Bayfield County
BAYFIELD - Bayfield County emergency responders say an Iowa man was killed on impact when his snowmobile slammed into a tree Friday afternoon. The fatal crash was reported at about 3 p.m. on a snowmobile trail near the town of Bell. The victim's name hasn't been released. The...
February 10, 2013 - 12:33pm
February 7, 2013
Driver flees as three Minnesota passengers hurt in Pierce County crash
A late night crash Wednesday, Feb. 6, in the town of Trenton sent three people from Red Wing, Minn., to the hospital for injuries. One passenger had to be extricated from a vehicle by Ellsworth firefighters. The unidentified driver of a 1998 Buick Regal, eastbound on 825th Street...
February 7, 2013 - 9:26am
February 5, 2013
Amish teen drowns in pond in Vernon County
VIROQUA - An Amish teenager who drowned in a farm pond while chopping ice blocks for his family has been identified as 17-year-old Lester Mullet...
February 5, 2013 - 11:58am
February 4, 2013
Elmwood man, son die in weekend crash
MENOMONIE -- Dunn County authorities have identified a father and son killed in a weekend crash on Highway 29. The sheriff's department said William Larrieu, 57, of Elmwood and Joshua Larrieu, 30, of Menomonie both died in the two-vehicle collision. Deputies said a car driven by...
February 4, 2013 - 8:12am
Ellsworth man cited for OWI after rollover crash
Dustin Paul Bengtson, 31, of Ellsworth, was arrested for operating a motor vehicle under the influence, 2nd offense, following a crash on Hwy....
February 4, 2013 - 7:58am
January 28, 2013
Good Samaritans injured in accident near Green Bay
Two people were injured after they stopped to help victims of a traffic crash near Green Bay, and they fell off an overpass where the mishap occurred. It happened about 12:10 yesterday morning on Highway 172 at Lime Kiln Road in Bellevue. Brown County authorities said a car and an...
January 28, 2013 - 9:16am
UPDATE: Cameron woman ID as victim in accident near Boyceville
At least one death in Wisconsin was blamed on yesterday's snow-and-ice storm. Authorities said Andrea R. Becker, 45, Cameron, was killed and another person was injured in a three-vehicle crash near Boyceville in Dunn County on State Highway 64, near County Highway VV. Dunn County...
January 28, 2013 - 9:12am
Bayfield native killed in snowmobile death
Wisconsin has recorded its first snowmobile death of the New Year, after a fishing guide was killed on Lake Superior near Bayfield. Ashland County authorities said 34-year-old James Hudson of Bayfield was driving a machine that plunged through the ice on Saturday on a channel between...
January 28, 2013 - 9:05am
January 21, 2013
Jan. 21, 2013: Girlfriend turns herself in after feeling guilt for beating up boyfriend
River Falls Police found a 29-year-old local woman in the station lobby Sunday night, Jan. 20. She was crying and holding her hand, allegedly...
January 21, 2013 - 4:19pm
January 16, 2013
Woman killed in Barron County crash
TURTLE LAKE - A northwest Wisconsin woman was killed yesterday when her car slammed into an oncoming semi-truck. Barron County sheriff's deputies said 52-year-old Cheryl Baglien of Turtle Lake was heading west on Highway 8 when she entered an opposite lane on a curve, and hit the...
January 16, 2013 - 10:32am