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Milberg pleads not guilty
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Starbucks CEO meets with Hamilton family
Grass fire threatens house, pole shed
Fire a reminder of the need to be careful
Man wrongfully convicted of murder gets $6.5 million settlement; Bonds paid off -- Packers sales tax will end six years early; 11 more state news briefs
crime and courts
EHS won't have boys tennis in 2015
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Jackson expected back at UW practice today
Ellsworth, EPC compete in indoor track meet at UWRF
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Brewers' Opening Day starter Lohse gets final tune-up in spring training
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers to leave tomorrow for Final Four
Hoyer blood drive draws community crowd
New Richmond ReStore holds ‘Upcycling Contest’
Hollywood actress is hometown proud
Successful weekend for Stella Dance Studio
Phipps offers theater classes for young people
arts and entertainment
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 5/5/15, Case No. 15-CV-63; Kurian Chacko
PIERCE COUNTY: 4/6/15 Finance & Personnel Committee Meeting
TOWN OF ELLSWORTH: 4/21/15 Annual Meeting Notice
TOWN OF ELLSWORTH: 4/13/15 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: 4/11/15 Annual Meeting
Dr. Richard C. Ritzinger, 89
Minnard Anderson, 85
Allan Huppert, 81
Ernest L. Hobbs, 86
Dorothy A. Larson, 80
Letter from Assemblyman Petryk: Industrial Sand Mining Analysis - The Wisconsin DNR is asking for your help!
Letter from Sen. Vinehout - Details Buried Deep in Budget Affect Students and Voters
Kathleen Vinehout column: Advocacy Gives Voice to the Voiceless - Families Support Family Care and IRIS
Ron Kind column: We can and must provide better care for our veterans
Kathleen Vinehout column: Farmers say Budget Damages Farm Research, Schools and Conservation Input
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One person hurt in explosion at Valders feed mill
VALDERS - One person was hurt in an explosion-and-fire at a feed mill in Manitowoc County. It happened about seven last night at C.P. Feeds in Valders. Authorities said three feed bins exploded. Each is about nine stories high. Officials said the blast also caused a small fire that...
June 2, 2010 - 8:21am
May 19, 2010
Wisconsin gaining ground on California in terms of dairy production
Wisconsin had another big increase in its milk production last month, as the Badger State continued to chip away at the lead held by top-producing...
May 19, 2010 - 9:21am
March 17, 2010
Big farm show four months away, but volunteers now top 1,000
Public acknowledgment Thursday of commitments by 1,000 volunteers and some 350 vendors make it clear the upcoming Farm Technology Days will meet...
March 17, 2010 - 7:00am
January 5, 2010
Ellsworth Co-op Creamery plans for major expansion
Ellsworth Co-op Creamery General Manager and CEO Paul Bauer announced a major expansion for the creamery at the Ellsworth Village Board meeting Monday evening. Bauer told the board the creamery has recently purchased new plant equipment that can double its product output and increase...
January 5, 2010 - 10:54am
December 27, 2009
Sen. Vinehout says most state dairy farmers should qualify for Federal aid
MADISON - Milk prices have plummeted in the last year and state Senator Kathleen Vinehout (D-Alma) says Wisconsin dairy farmers are being hit hard. A new federal assistance program that goes into effect next year is aimed at helping farms weather the economic downturn. It sets aside...
December 27, 2009 - 11:54am
December 22, 2009
Farmers rally in front of Vernon County courthouse for raw milk seller
From WKBT.com website VIROQUA - Wisconsin farmers rallied outside of the Vernon County Courthouse to stand beside their fellow raw milk supporter. "We're going to make it so clear how many people want our farmers, Wisconsin dairymen, on the farm, doing the job that they know how...
December 22, 2009 - 2:27pm
December 3, 2009
Fire damanges Dunn County grain elevator
MENOMONIE - A grain company in northwest Wisconsin was trying to find a replacement corn bin and dryer, to keep their business going in the wake of a fire this week. About four-thousand bushels of corn were destroyed in Tuesday's blaze at Rusk Prairie Grain near Tainter Lake in...
December 3, 2009 - 1:12pm
Low milk prices taking a toll on dairy farm income
From WKBT.com LA CROSSE - The Department of Agriculture expects an almost 35 percent decrease in net farm income this year and dairy farmers are taking a majority of that hit. Local farmers say because supply exceeds the demand for products, like milk, the cost has fallen dramatically...
December 3, 2009 - 1:05pm
UWRF and Case IH sign 10-year lease agreement
RIVER FALLS - Students, faculty, university officials and employees of CASE IH and Value Implement of Menomonie and Osseo gathered at UW-River...
December 3, 2009 - 12:48pm
November 24, 2009
Wick Building Systems decalres bankruptcy
MAZOMANIE - A maker of homes and other buildings has filed for Chapter-11 bankruptcy. Wick Building Systems of Mazomanie says it's the most efficient way to re-structure a division that makes farm-and-commercial buildings - while shutting down two other divisions which make manufactured-and-custom...
November 24, 2009 - 11:58am
DNR to hold hearing on approval of expanded Fond du Lac dairy farm
FOND DU LAC - The state DNR will hold a public hearing December third on a plan to double the size of a large Fond du Lac County dairy farm. The owners of the Rosendale Dairy wants to expand their herd to eight-thousand dairy cows - and they'll need a DNR permit to spread the manure...
November 24, 2009 - 11:57am
Articles, photos about area creameries sought
Once upon a time, creameries dotted the countryside of Pierce County. None were more than a few miles from the numerous small dairy operations,...
November 24, 2009 - 9:58am
November 13, 2009
Ellsworth Co-op Creamery gears up for 100th
In conjunction with the Ellsworth Co-op Creamery's 100th anniversary celebration, the Pierce County Herald is asking the public to generously...
November 13, 2009 - 3:33pm
September 15, 2009
Farm Tech group whittles away at fundraising targets
The local fundraising committee for Wisconsin Farm Technology Days 2010, which will be held in Pierce County, is about half way toward its goal, reports committee Chairman Steve Healy. "We've got a long ways to go, but we're making good progress," said Healy. Pierce County, as with...
September 15, 2009 - 9:20am
August 25, 2009
Only the elevator remains
August 25, 2009 - 3:59pm